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Ioxus, Inc. a rapidly growing energy storage company that develops, manufactures and sells advanced, high-performance ultracapacitors and ultracapacitor-based energy storage systems is looking to fill the following positions.

To apply, complete our online forme-mail or mail Human Resources with your cover letter, resume, and salary history. Please only attach your documents in PDF or MS Word Format.

 

Field Application Engineer

Summary of Position: Responsible to initiate, facilitate as well as drive various business problem-solving and process re-engineering projects in collaboration with sales team and engineering team members and clients. Form new or innovative designs in a variety of applications. Make prototypes, sizing calculations and proposals for clients as needed. Support customers’ integration of our products into their projects. Use a basic knowledge of how COTS or customized components can facilitate the use of our products. Responsible for writing white papers, updating website technical data, and generating marketing materials using the Adobe suite of products.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Write application notes / white papers for a variety of markets
  • Generate and update marketing materials in collaboration with sales/engineering and quality teams
  • Maintain customer relations via phone or e-mail, and by visiting customers for pre-or post-sales support
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Teamwork is crucial
  • Ability to reliably make accurate calculations for sizing and to think out of the box to increase payback for customers
  • 3D CAD modeling – primarily rough sketches, occasionally detailed design work
  • Basic electrical diagramming
  • Negotiating and working with suppliers of complementary products
  • Generating new or custom product specifications
  • Travel typically <20%, may increase as your experience increases (global potential)
  • Basic programing in Matlab or some similar tool to analyze complex customer problems

 Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required in any engineering or science discipline; EE preferred
  • Valid driver’s license
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience as an engineer, prefer experience in systems based roles, a new graduate may be considered if their experience is appropriate (Co-op in the right target markets)
  • Experience in at least one of the market segments mobile, consumer, automotive, power electronics, heavy equipment
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work through technical issues with customers professionally
  • Some artistic/graphic design abilities and background

Teamwork and team success mentality

This is a full-time position with a benefit package that includes paid holidays and personal days; health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance packages; and a retirement plan.

Director of Quality and EH&S     

 Summary of Position:  Responsible for planning, organizing, and maintaining the ISO 9000 quality assurance system. This includes Document Control, Internal Audit, Corrective and Preventative Action, and Environmental Health and Safety functions. Develop and maintain the documented procedures necessary to ISO 14001 certification, and OSHA compliance.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assure company is compliant to ISO 9000 2015 Standard to include maintaining and administering the Document Control system.
  • Perform internal audits for Quality Management System, Production Process Audits and Product audits. Maintain all records for internal audits.
  • Generate Non-Conformance reports and Opportunities for Improvements as necessary.
  • Oversee Corrective and Preventative Action System.
  • Maintain records and prepare reports as required for scheduled Management Review meetings.
  • Maintain and improve Environmental Health and Safety systems to be 100% OSHA compliant at all times.
  • Directly oversee and coordinate hazardous materials handling and waste removal processes.
  • Develop ISO 14001 Implementation plan.
  •  Oversee Gage R&R Program. Ensure that all gages used for production control have full Measurement Systems Analysis studies performed as required.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the supervisor.

 Education/Experience:

  • Minimum of 10 years
  • BA/BS in industrial, mechanical engineering or business administration, or a 4-year technical degree in related discipline.

These requirements are intended to provide a general guideline regarding the nature and level of work being performed, and the qualifications required to successfully perform the job.  Final assessment of a candidate’s qualification versus these requirements, and the ability to accept deviations from these ideal qualifications, is left to the discretion of the hiring manager, based on business needs at the time of hire.

This is a full-time position with a benefit package that includes paid holidays and personal days; health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance packages; and a retirement plan.

Electrical Design Engineer

Summary of Position: Responsible for the design, development, test and qualification of hardware and controls software of ultra-capacitor module products including improvements in the existing designs, cost reduction, and development of new designs.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for design and development of monitoring and power electronics to operate in conjunction with ultracapacitors and ultracapacitor modules
  • Operate computer aided design software for design and simulation of power electronics and circuit board layout
  • Responsible for developing and programming microprocessor control firmware
  • Responsible for ensuring electrical designs meet IPC, ESD and EMC standards. Design and development of electronic filters and protections for PCBA’s as required
  • Development of automated test equipment for production product testing
  • Involvement in reliability verification and validation of new and existing products
  • Interface with other Ioxus team members for system design and integration
  • Establish and maintain timelines and resource plans for multiple simultaneous projects
  • Prepare detailed documentation for internal and external review
  • Maintain design responsibility for existing Ioxus products
  • Support warranty evaluation and design responsible defect investigation
  • Observe appropriate environmental, safety and health policies and practices
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the supervisor

 Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an applicable engineering field, computer science, or a professional license. 3-5 years engineering experience is preferred, but not required for the right candidate
  • Proficient with the development of C programming language and integrated environments from Microchip, Texas Instruments, and Atmel
  • Proficient with the development with various communication structures including CAN, RS-232, I2C, SPI, Bluetooth, and WiFi protocols.
  • Excellent knowledge of analog and digital electronics such as switches, rectifiers, RC circuits, relays, transistors, op-amps, flip-flops, and voltage references
  • Proficient with Altium Designer, Cadence OrCAD suite (Capture CIS, PCB Editor)
  • Comfortable working with and around medium voltage (600V+) power electronics devices
  • Capable in test and debug of printed circuit boards using bench top equipment (oscilloscopes, power meters)
  • Proficient in mixed signal design and microprocessor integration for high-reliability electronics
  • Knowledge of Automotive Core Tools such as DFMEA
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

This is a full-time position with a benefit package that includes a generous salary; excellent medical, dental and vision insurance coverage; group term life insurance; short-term and long-term disability insurance; paid time off and a retirement plan.

Mechanical Design Engineer

Summary of Position: Responsible for the design, fabrication, testing and evaluation of ultracapacitor products including improvements in the existing designs, cost reduction and development of new designs.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design from first principles original ultracapacitor modules to be used in automotive, stationary, industrial, and cleantech industries
  • Working closely with applications engineering and directly with customers, define requirements and detailed specifications of product
  • Establish and maintain timelines and resource plans for multiple simultaneous projects
  • Responsible for the thermal and mechanical characterization of the prototype product
  • Responsible for the writing of all post design/build documentation including performance specifications, test data and operating procedures
  • Responsible for the writing of all documentation, including BOMs and detailed fabrication and assembly and quality procedures, required for serial production
  • Working closely with purchasing, determine the most appropriate component suppliers for serial production
  • Assist Manufacturing Engineering and Quality Control in establishing the appropriate standards and the tools to measure and evaluate products
  • Interface with other Ioxus team members for system design and integration
  • Maintain design responsibility for existing Ioxus products
  • Support warranty evaluation and design responsible defect investigation
  • Observe appropriate environmental, safety and health policies and practices
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the supervisor

 Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an applicable engineering field, computer science, or a professional license. 3-5 years engineering experience is preferred, but not required for the right candidate
  • Expertise in SolidWorks. Experience in Comsol Multiphysics and thermal design considered a plus.
  • Knowledge of GD&T, tolerance stacks, and familiar with manufacturing processes like sheet metal, extrusion, welding and injection molding
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to conduct technical reviews and communicate expectations to customers and team members
  • Experience with DFMA and FMEA procedures
  • Product packaging experience preferred

This is a full-time position with a benefit package that includes a generous salary; excellent medical, dental and vision insurance coverage; group term life insurance; short-term and long-term disability insurance; paid time off and a retirement plan.

 Production Technician     

 Summary of Position:  This is an entry level position.The Technician fabricates a finished component through all necessary stages of assembly.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • May build an entire production run, including mixing, coating, pressing, stripping, welding, winding, cell assembly and testing.
  • Attach terminals or leads and assemble components.
  • Place parts in ovens and operate at the specified time-temperature to produce a properly dried assembly.
  • Place parts in filling tubes or pouches specified to incorporate electrolytes as specified.
  • Seal product in cans or pouches using curling, sealing and welding equipment as specified.
  • Work closely with Quality Department to produce a finished component that meets customer specifications.
  • Maintain production records to record all specified data for each production batch.
  • May assist personnel in the Engineering, R&D, and Production Teams
  • Observe and practice appropriate environmental, safety and health policies and practices.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by Supervisor.
  • Maintain work area to be clean and orderly

 Education/Experience:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Work with hands, simple math, follow instruction

This is a full-time position with a benefit package that includes paid holidays and personal days; health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance packages; and a retirement plan.

Ioxus, Inc. is proud to be a DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE. Screening tests for drug use will be required as a condition of employment.

 

To apply, complete our online forme-mail or mail Human Resources with your cover letter, resume, and salary history. Please only attach your documents in PDF or MS Word Format.

Ioxus, Inc.
18 Stadium Circle
Oneonta, NY 13820
Attn: Human Resources
joinourteam@ioxus.com

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    ONEONTA, N.Y., April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ioxus, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of ultracapacitors and energy storage products, announced today that the 24V uSTART® battery support system is now being offered as the heavy equipment industry's only drop-in replacement product that needs no special wiring. Using two group 31 batteries in series, with one 24V uSTART in parallel, users can replace their 4D battery in heavy equipment.

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