Southwest Research Institute Jobs & Careers

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Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Work closely with SwRI Pricing Specialists to analyze cost estimates, labor rates and prepare cost quotations for proposals; negotiate contract costs, fees, and terms and conditions with government agencies and commercial clients; work closely with SwRI Legal Office and provide interpretation of contract terms and conditions; monitor compliance with administrative contractual obligat...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Be involved in all aspects of antenna development for radio direction finding (DF) and wireless communication applications: from design and simulation to fabrication, testing (in anechoic chambers and outdoor test sites), and optimization; use high-end computational resources in electromagnetic simulation of antennas and platforms (such as airborne, naval and terrestrial vehicles) to...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Lead the development of embedded computer systems, subsystems and related software for client funded opportunities in radio communications, ranging and sensing; perform system modeling, estimation and control using digital signal processing, filtering, feedback, estimation and error control techniques; design, implement, debug and document real-time logic and code for FPGAs, digital ...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Design, analysis, documentation, verification, and test of digital electronics hardware for space applications including high speed digital electronics for command and control, data storage, signal processing, and communications; responsible for a full lifecycle design lead for related flight digital electronics in high reliability systems for space applications; define requirements,...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Modeling/simulation of in-cylinder flow and combustion, after treatment and injection/spray using 3D CFD software. Use 3D CFD to model in-cylinder flow, turbulence, combustion and emissions from SI and CI engines; use 3D CFD to model engine after treatment systems; develop new models or techniques to describe phenomena within an engine; prepare reports and make presentations summariz...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Source, develop, adapt and apply rapid prototyping electronic control systems to advanced engine vehicle systems using Verilog, Simulink and direct C code; work closely with clients to understand control system requirements; work within team to define and develop customized control system features; perform wiring, soldering and electronic troubleshooting as required; support producti...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Develop software solutions, including modeling and simulation capabilities, for agent-based applications with distributed control architectures; perform in all phases of the development lifecycle, including requirements definition, software/systems design, implementation, testing, and integration; initiate advanced research and development programs; manage and cultivate client relati...

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Job Summary: Assist with the execution of hydraulic and/or fuel system component testing; developing test methods; supervise the operation of tests; interface with clients for developing test programs and presenting results; program for automation of test stand operation and data reporting; estimating and tracking test costs; specify test stand components for test development; write test reports ...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Lead a team of exceptional technologists to deliver success on challenging engine/vehicle focused control and data acquisition projects. Refine quality control processes. Administer to the team's technical and professional needs. Education/Experience: Requires a BS degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related degree required with at least a 3.0 GPA. MS degree...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Review the design and construction of large structures at nuclear facilities, such as uranium enrichment and fuel fabrication plants, independent spent fuel storage installations, existing and advanced light water nuclear reactor power plants, high-level radioactive waste reprocessing plants, underground facilities, and geologic repositories for disposal of spent nuclear fuel and hig...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Assist project team in a fast-paced, ever-evolving work environment and make significant contributions to fluid dynamics research, particularly for the energy industry; assist in areas of multiphase flow and flow assurance research and testing including flow metering and erosion; provide detailed hardware design including test fixtures; complete data analysis and conduct laboratory e...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Design, develop, test, document, and install software for communications applications, including radio direction finding, signal acquisition, signal processing and electronic warfare programs, automated data analysis, graphical data visualization and database applications development and administration; collaborate with client technical representatives and SwRI engineering/software s...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Develop hardware/software solutions (including sensor fusion and control systems) for autonomous/automated vehicle, mobile robotic, and intelligent vehicle systems; perform in all phases of the development lifecycle, including requirements definition, hardware/software/systems design, implementation, testing, and integration; initiate advanced research and development programs, inter...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Use advanced computational techniques and tools to model data and perform probabilistic predictions of structural/mechanical components, systems, and processes; develop and apply methodology, algorithms, models, and software for probabilistic analysis and uncertainty quantification; support ongoing software development and maintenance activities for commercial tools; working under th...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Develop and perform hands-on battery/cell evaluation and research using power cycling equipment; write and maintain operating and safety procedures; create scripts and program the automated control of test equipment; troubleshoot and resolve tests and equipment as needed; use Labview to collect data and post process for data analysis; develop algorithms in Matlab/Simulink for hardwar...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Solicits, negotiates, awards and administers subcontracts to support contracts with Institute clients; solicit proposals; conduct cost/price analysis; negotiate and finalize subcontracts and other agreements (sub grants, CRADA's, etc.); administer subcontracts to include closeout; other duties as assigned. Education/Experience: Requires a BS degree in Business or related field with...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Solicits, negotiates, awards and administers Purchase Orders under commercial and government projects to support contracts with Institute clients; verify purchase requisitions; identify appropriate vendors and qualifications; prepare and solicit proposals; prepare and issue purchase orders and other agreements (Standing Orders, etc.); ensure on-time delivery of services; endure prope...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Review design and analysis packages for nuclear and civil works facilities, including nuclear power plants, independent spent fuel storage installations, nuclear fuel enrichment facilities, uranium mines and mills, deep exploratory boreholes and shafts, and deep geologic repositories; prepare technical evaluation reports and safety evaluation reports to assess compliance of nuclear f...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Analyze UV spectral imaging datasets; assist with planning future observations; publish results in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at professional meetings; develop concepts and new technologies for UV/Vis/IR instrumentation; assist with flight instrument integration, test and calibration tasks; lead and/or assist proposal writing for new business. Far-UV science topics to s...

Southwest Research Institute
Job Summary: Perform fuels and lubricant testing predominately in automotive fleet laboratory and mileage accumulation dynamometer facilities; maintain working relationships with clients in accomplishment of project objectives; develop innovative solutions to project problems and expand laboratory capabilities; provide project leadership in the performance of tests to customer’s specifications; u...