Reporting to the Telescope Controls Group Leader, the Controls Engineer will support the design, development, testing and integration of the various telescope control systems from a dynamic control, analysis and electronic hardware perspective. This may include direct contributions and/or the oversight on the various contracts with industry or our TMT international partners. In early years the focus is more on oversight and contract management but one that requires strong technical skills.
Subsystem relevant to this position include the Mount Control System, the Enclosure Control System, the M1, M2, and M3 Control Systems and the Alignment and Phasing System (AP), the Observatory Safety System (OSS) and Facility Management Control System (FMCS).
The Controls Engineer must have excellent technical, project management, and communication skills, as well as the ability to work in TMT’s multi-cultural environment.Job Duties
The Controls Engineer will have broad responsibilities, which include:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
The Controls Engineer must have strong interpersonal and communication skills, including:
The Controls Engineer must have strong technical skills in many of the following areas:
TMT offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including impressive retirement plans. If you are interested in applying for employment with TMT, please apply online.
TMT is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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