Top Senior Engineer/Scientist Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Senior Engineer/Scientist. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Senior Engineer/Scientist resumes they appeared on. For example, 8.8% of Senior Engineer/Scientist resumes contained Test Procedures as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Senior Engineer/Scientist actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Senior Engineer/Scientist resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Test Procedures

high Demand
Here's how Test Procedures is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Test procedures implemented and automated using Vectorcast V4.2.
  • Developed Acceptance Test Procedures and System Acceptance Test Procedures for final hardware and software verification of product in integrated system.
  • Supported stakeholder factory acceptance testing and verified expected results against system test procedures and the system requirements specification document.
  • Developed manufacturing methods, assembly and test procedures for commercial and DoD contract manufacturing, including first article.
  • Developed test plans, test procedures and technical reports to verify processes meet decontamination factor and throughput requirements.
  • Write and conduct product acceptance/qualification test procedures and reports, lay-up/assembly procedures and many other product development documents.

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2. Nasa

high Demand
Here's how Nasa is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Created 15 custom Matrix X data documents as requested by NASA customers.
  • Patent pending on new Thermal Barrier concept for NASA.
  • Integrated Coordination test Lead for the NASA ATLAS instrument for the ICESAT-2 mission.
  • Liaised with NASA program management and technical representatives to define and manage customer expectations.
  • Awarded Technical Innovation Award from NASA for developing a vibration-testing device
  • Received a certificate of appreciation from NASA astronauts for aerodynamics work.

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3. Engineering Support

high Demand
Here's how Engineering Support is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Provided Applications Engineering support to Cisco Systems for the design of 6 CMOS ASICs in a 0.18um design rule SA-27E/CMOS7SF technology.
  • Coordinated with quality control, supply chain management, manufacturing, and other department personnel as required to provide engineering support.
  • Provided technical engineering support for the Paint Manufacturing section to ensure all operational and quality conditions existed within the department.
  • Provided Mechanical Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering support on new product development and manufacturing programs in both US and Malaysia facilities.
  • Provided design, installation instructions, and field engineering support during modification to concrete masonry penetrations and concrete block walls.
  • Guaranteed on-time delivery of compliant radio functionality by providing systems engineering support to nearly all tactical radios in Harris inventory.

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4. R

high Demand
Here's how R is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Designed/implemented computer-based management increasing efficiency.
  • Designed three novel translation enhancer sequences that aided in resolving critical production intellectual property issues associated with late-stage therapeutic protein candidate.
  • Extracted critical and key process parameters from batch records to be used in setting critical and key manufacturing process and operational parameters
  • Orchestrated expression vector design and fermentation for large-scale therapeutic protein production; achieved cost-effective production level for therapeutic agent manufacturing.
  • Selected, integrated, designed, and developed various engineering experimental, analytic and computational methods and techniques.
  • Led investigation into entropy based blind estimation of information flow of special signals in bit and modulated domains.
  • Trained and supervised the activities of telephony technician to take over day-to-day installation and minor system maintenance activities.
  • Performed several failure analyses with recommended design changes and corrective action that led to success of qualification testing.
  • Defined boundaries on application and performance of former self-cleaning particle filtration technology and pinpointed design improvement needs.
  • Produced analysis algorithms written in MATLAB for the statistical analysis of acoustic impacts on marine animals.
  • Close coordination with propulsion and aerodynamic engineers as a closed-loop, iterative, configuration design team.
  • Developed tightly regulated promoter system for use in toxic protein production within microbial expression system.
  • Lead project for research and development to initiate subsequent product development processes for medical system.
  • Handled all planning, installation coordination, and operational support for site videoconferencing systems.
  • Adapted methods for dictionary learning and novelty detection in image processing to semiconductor data.
  • Supported internal and external audits for production process review and site regulatory agency approvals.
  • Performed System Safety Program Plan and Preliminary Hazard Analysis to Military Standard 882B.
  • Performed data analysis and designed laboratory experiments to support tech transfer across facilities.
  • Provided technical support, investigative summaries and product impact assessments for deviation management.
  • Instituted quality procedures on standardized tests which substantially increased lab quality and productivity.

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5. ABL

high Demand
Here's how ABL is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Established functional molecular biology laboratory.
  • Solved bandwidth issues in laser discharge chamber enabling more than 2 subsequent generations of products with progressively more demanding specifications.
  • Monitor software quality assurance testing in support of program related deliverable products to the customer.
  • Developed procedures and wrote several software applications to enable efficient management of telephony systems.
  • Verify component manufacturers comply with applicable specifications.
  • Developed interconnection drawings and tables from schematics.
  • Developed test strategy and Test Program Sets (TPS) for avionics hardware Line Replaceable Units (LRU).
  • Served as a Senior Engineer accountable for supporting NASA's engineering, scientific, and technical support program.
  • Leveraged automation technology to enable one FTE to clone and express 200 novel proteins per employee per month.
  • Identified and conceived new ATC capabilities that could be enhanced through the introduction of Network Enabled Operations.
  • Established linker and Ab site SAR, which identified candidates with improved potency and PK.
  • Established annual goals with team members, conducted annual performance assessments and submitted merit increases.
  • Provided training to clients site managers in cable vault risk assessment.
  • Established a bridge between the professionals and industries.
  • Helped establish work for Huntsville satellite program by traveling to Satellite Thermal Vacuum Chamber, El Segundo, CA.
  • Fielded and resolved system problems impacting critical deliverables for a multitude of customer projects.
  • Supported welding metallurgical analyses and specialized ablative coatings development.
  • Ensured the company measurement metrology system in NIST traceable and capable of maintaining the necessary accuracies.
  • Established codon optimization process to enhance protein expression in E. coli and yeast.

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6. C-17

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Here's how C-17 is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Contributed to C-17 Fuel Systems group performing 3D modeling and produced quality drawings.
  • Programmed the C-17 bus simulation and developed several QA tools for validation.
  • Performed unit and system-level tests on the C-17 Flight Software.
  • Conducted numerous protuberance design studies to protect fuselage of C-17 aircraft from high-amplitude acoustic pressure load generated by protuberances.
  • Developed system model for the second generation On-Board Inert Gas Generation System (OBIGGS II) program for the C-17 aircraft.
  • Designed and drafted Avionics Racks, Electrical Power Panels, and Battery Racks for C-17 Aircraft.

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7. International Space Station

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Here's how International Space Station is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Directed project / engineering requirements for NASA's International Space Station (ISS) Program & Special Projects.
  • Conducted analyses to define and allocate electrical power and thermal resources for the International Space Station vehicle.
  • Provided technical support for the International Space Station Program.
  • Support in developing the Space Shuttle and International Space Station on-orbit window cleaning procedures and the Space Shuttle window shield implementation.
  • Worked as technical lead for engineers developing Structures and Mechanisms simulations for NASA's International Space Station Alpha.
  • Included projects associated with Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) and the International Space Station.

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8. Architecture

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Here's how Architecture is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Designed the overall motion control system hardware architecture and specified hardware components.
  • Supported statistical analyses, physical and computer modeling on proposed architectures.
  • Developed SWIM concepts and an initial Service Oriented Architecture, Traffic Flow Management Applications, En-route Applications, and Terminal Applications.
  • Mapped the algorithm onto the architecture of a parallel and SuperScalar Processor Architecture, using a vector-processing engine.
  • Determined Markets, System Interfaces, Control Architecture.
  • Developed synthesize-able decimation filter architecture.

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9. Missile

high Demand
Here's how Missile is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Played key role in the ongoing development, test, engineering, and evaluation of Ballistic Missile Defense Systems.
  • Provided support to the STANDARD Missile-3 (SM-3) Mission Assurance Board (MAB) during critical failure reviews.
  • Delivered engineering expertise and support services for a Ground Based Missile Defense (GMD) Program.
  • Provided cruise missile defense concepts/performance, showing that new concepts were feasible and could be implemented.
  • Provide 6-DOF and 3-DOF simulation models of strategic and tactical ballistic missiles and aerodynamic models of maneuvering re-entry vehicles.
  • Provided subsystem product concept evaluations and assembly design suggestions to support new product development for missile subsystems energy management.

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10. Project Management

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Here's how Project Management is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Involved in all areas of system design, specification and project management in manufacturing improvement programs.
  • Job Title: Lead Electrical Engineer Electronic and Electro-Optic systems Work included: Design and technical project management.
  • Project management coordination of contractors-consultants in applications involving validated automation and electrical/mechanical control system enhancement implementations.
  • Shared project management responsibilities for company-proprietary tool facilitating real-time distributed live-virtual simulation.
  • Project Management: Coordination with various departments to ensure timely availability of drawings or materials, trouble shooting and problem resolution.
  • Provided Project Management/Engineering expertise to Government Clients with liaison to Lockheed Martin Engineering agents, naval laboratories, and field activities.

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11. Technical Support

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Here's how Technical Support is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Provided technical support for testing facilities at Headquarters and other facilities worldwide by conducting various product trials and making necessary adjustments.
  • Provided technical support to identify and implement corrective actions to maintain manufacturing operation flow for specialty catheters and packaging lines.
  • Provided technical support, expertise and guidance to internal and external customers and foundry partners on reliability and qualification issues.
  • Project engineer in Corporate Engineering Department - managed environmental engineering for construction project and provided detailed technical support to sites/projects.
  • Provided technical support to customers and team members, including management, engineers, account executives and customer service representatives.
  • Maintained test engineer duties while designing company products, providing technical support to customers, and sustaining manufacturing operations.

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12. Test Cases

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Here's how Test Cases is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Prepared detailed test plan and individual test cases, analyzed results and directed necessary modifications.
  • Reviewed Specified Business Documents and prepared Test Cases using Quality Center based on the requirements.
  • Developed and maintained automated test cases used to execute production level tests across multiple products.
  • Developed and maintained automated regression test cases in Selenium WebDriver using Java programming language.
  • Analyzed System Requirement specification document and designed the test cases.
  • Reviewed feature requirements and developed test cases for assigned features.

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13. New Product Development

average Demand
Here's how New Product Development is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Engineered the product quality plan using appropriate national and international standards governing new product development and assuring design quality.
  • Served as the local commercial development agent for new product commercialization and customer insight for new product development.
  • Process responsibilities include: quality system management, calibration, incoming inspection, new product development and supplier selection.
  • Manage numerous new product development and capital projects to improve business positioning in market and strategy.
  • Conducted competitive technology analyses for new product development project, providing recommendations for strategic direction.
  • Collaborated with management on commercial matters with manufacturers, customers, and new product development opportunities.

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14. Design Reviews

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Here's how Design Reviews is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Presented drawings at design reviews for structural, mechanical and electrical interfaces.
  • Prepare technical information for design reviews and conduct meetings.
  • Provided key presentations at all major design reviews.
  • Scheduled and conducted design reviews.
  • Participated in and contributed to critical design reviews of other corporate projects in SCSI, proprietary busses, and interfaces.
  • Generated materials and presented at many design reviews to communicate design approach and development status to customers and management.

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15. CAD

average Demand
Here's how CAD is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Mixed signal simulations of basic static CMOS logic gates using full physics TCAD simulation for device/circuit co-design investigation.
  • Developed and implemented the design flow for floor planning of the ASIC's and IP blocks using Cadence First Encounter software.
  • Developed CAD/CAM graphic applications enabling complete automation of tube design and fabrication on the DC-9 and DC-10 aircraft.
  • Assumed responsibilities of Lead CADD Designer for a 3 mile reclaimed piping design in Plant City.
  • Supported technical design meetings identifying issues, determining schedules, manufacturing processes * Created engineering drawings utilizing 3D Unigraphics CAD system.
  • Prepare hazardous material abatement design and specifications on AutoCAD and perform construction inspections on new and renovated Wal-Mart stores.

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16. DOD

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Here's how DOD is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Conceived and developed Enterprise Architectures using Boeing and DoDAF standards, and IBM System Architect.
  • Project Manager and Principal Systems Engineer Responsible for providing project management and systems engineering leadership on several large DoD programs.
  • Delivered white papers on Electromagnetic effects, RF safety regulations and requirements for DoD/FCC electromagnetic compliance.
  • Utilized rapid development practices and nontraditional acquisition methods for select DoD weapons systems and prototypes.
  • Scan Network servers utilizing the DoD Vulnerability Assessment Tool Retina Scanner for DoD security compliance.
  • Developed DoDAF compliant operational and system architecture views and documented processes in BPMN.

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17. Module

average Demand
Here's how Module is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Improved window-shadow module's performance by over 13 times.
  • 8/2000-3/2007Advanced Engineering - mono-crystalline silicon solar cells and modulesScientist V / Sr.
  • Assigned as project manager of a new photovoltaic module assembly plant in Nashik, India.

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18. GMD

average Demand
Here's how GMD is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Prepared ground operational safety and facility safety data packages for the GMD program for Range safety.

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19. FAA

average Demand
Here's how FAA is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Supported the FAA Free Flight Phase 1 Program Office (FFP1po) and system integration team (9/1998 to 1/1999).
  • Provided proposal and program support for the FAA/GCNSS II program; authored the operational concepts arrival and departure.
  • Lead Engineer on Airworthiness MD-11 Federal (FAA) and international (JAA) regulatory experience.
  • Achieved FAA Certification of C-130J propulsion system by verifying and validating propulsion performance model with actual mission performance.
  • Write engineering orders, specifications, and authorizations per manufacturer safety bulletins, and FAA airworthiness directives.
  • Develop Software Test Process/procedures for SW contractor audit and FAA certification

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20. Oversaw

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Here's how Oversaw is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Conducted and oversaw daily, weekly and monthly procedural tasks as required by customer SLA/OLA Performed replication troubleshooting and resolution.
  • Facilitated team-building exercises and oversaw the development of company events.
  • Managed and oversaw Information Security and NSA CVT, SVT and certification of government satellite programs.
  • Supported launch integration, oversaw box installation, testing and troubleshoot damaged assemblies.
  • Logged soil borings, oversaw Monitoring Well construction, and GeoProbes investigations.

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21. IPT

average Demand
Here's how IPT is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Participated in the Japan Aerospace Defense Ground Environment (JADGE) Peer Review Process dealing with Software Requirements Specifications/Algorithm Description Documentation.
  • Prepared automated system test scripts to perform formal qualification testing, obtaining customer quality acceptance of the software upgrade delivery.
  • Employed automated scripts and standardized tools to quickly update, maintain and create presentation formats to facilitate customer interface/dialog.
  • Developed, wrote, and executed test scripts for systems integration testing of customized corporate PeopleSoft component Learning Management System implementation.
  • Developed and documented system pointing and tracking algorithms in an Algorithm Description Document designated as program/departmental model.
  • Worked with IPT to produce commercial and proprietary recommendations to customers that address requirements and regulations.

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22. Software Development

average Demand
Here's how Software Development is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Received Meritorious Service Award, Mission Computer Software Development Group - The Boeing Company, C-17 Program
  • Project 2: MOBILE BASED GIS SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT FOR REMOTE SENSING FIELD DATA COLLECTION And DATABASE MANAGEMENT.
  • Managed the Dallas facility software development and system administration groups with authority over multiple concurrent projects exceeding a $3M budget.
  • Initiated software footprint parameter determination as related to common modes of failure during common test software development for DO-160 environmental testing.
  • Analyzed software errors and directed detailed resolutions to appropriate software development teams, decreasing product software turnaround time and effectiveness.
  • Assisted in development of requirement specifications for Common Display Architecture Display System, and supervised software development and integration testing.

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23. Trade Studies

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Here's how Trade Studies is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Performed modeling and trade studies of the HALE/HOST (Phantom Eye) sensor/platform for foreign use.
  • Performed several trade studies and determined optimal solutions for operating system, communications protocols, and cryptography algorithms.
  • Conducted trade studies to develop on-orbit maneuver sequencing to reduce contamination to payloads during separation and second stage depletion maneuvers.
  • Performed trade studies and requirements verification, verified solutions, and validated mission fulfillment.
  • Perform systems analysis and trade studies in Electromagnetic Environmental Effects & Reliability.
  • Provided Conceptual design, engineering, trade studies, system architecture, Weight/Cost reduction, production and flight worthiness definition.

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24. System Performance

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Here's how System Performance is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Oversee activities to monitor system performance to support capacity planning, backup and disaster recovery planning.
  • Presented briefings to the Government customer with recommendations on system performance enhancement and vendor selection.
  • Analyzed system performance with computer simulation & field gathered empirical data with respect to atmospheric conditions & counter measures.
  • Developed streamlined verification methods to verify system performance scenarios while minimizing cost.
  • Increased customer confidence in system performance.
  • Presented subsystem performance data in regular project status review meetings and finalized rework plan.

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25. C17

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Here's how C17 is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Designed C17 control surfaces mechanical components.
  • Back loaded all structural Mylar to 3D Models and released 2D drawings for the wing section of C17 Aircraft.
  • Designed tubes, brackets for the C17 Extended Range Fuel systems.

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26. DOE

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Here's how DOE is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Assisted DOE with integration of RCRA, CERCLA, and NEPA regulations during planning and operation of the ER Program.
  • Use of and assisting in the development of the DOE Hydrodynamic finite element code ALEGRA by Sandia National Laboratories.
  • Placed first-ever digital radiography inspection & measurement system into process operation for both DOE Design Agencies.
  • Performed intensive and extensive research to support preparation of a complex proposal for nationwide post-closure management of DOE legacy sites.
  • Leveraged DOE and Response Surface Modeling methodologies to optimize the critical to function parameters to ensure six sigma capability.
  • Ensured assigned DOE nuclear facilities operated within authorization basis and performed USQ evaluations as required.

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27. ICD

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Here's how ICD is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Performed top down validation for the prime specification, ICD's, appendices and drawings.
  • Delivered Test Plan, Common Interface Control Document (ICD), Mk6LE Guidance Emulator Specification.
  • Led Computing/Networking Interface Control Document (ICD) development detailing all hardware and software interfaces.
  • Supported ICD reviews, developed Validation Plans, validated testing and validation reports.
  • Developed C4ISR Subsystem Test Plan and Procedures, ICDs, interconnects and cable design.
  • Negotiated MIL-STD-1553B software interface message sets (ICDs) with the vendor.

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28. III

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Here's how III is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Designed test equipment adapters and procedures for Delta III and Delta IV Avionics.

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29. Fmea

low Demand
Here's how Fmea is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Work with propulsion group to create design concepts, FMEA and perform necessary engineering calculations.
  • Performed a Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) for MD-11 electronic instrument system and NASA DC-8 Liquid Nitrogen System.
  • Led the effort to complete a FMEA assessment for UOP Oleflex process improvement.

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30. Failure Analysis

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Here's how Failure Analysis is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Developed Reliable, Consistent and Efficient Reliability Failure Analysis method based on expertise in Physics, Electrical Test and Physical Analysis.
  • Managed, negotiated and scheduled projects incorporating manufacturing pilot line, reliability lab, and failure analysis lab.
  • Conducted numerous failure analysis and metallurgical evaluations of equipment in the chemical industry.
  • Coordinated Pilot Line Failure Analysis activities Identified yield gaps and developed closure plans.
  • Completed 10 failure analysis investigations which improved quality and reduced warranty exposure.
  • Performed failure analysis from Hard Disk Drive to component level on all customer qualification/line/field returns.

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31. QA

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Here's how QA is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Review VOA and SVOA data packages for technical accuracy and quality assurance (QA).
  • Designed QA Test / Mfg processes for new Storage Products.
  • Generated QA Compliance documentation used by IBM Storage MFG Suppliers.
  • Performed QA/QC of in-house hurricane programs using these functions.
  • Developed advanced algorithms for carrier offset and AGC recovery using decision-directed techniques based on maximum-likelihood estimation theory for m-QAM signals.
  • Initiated efforts to minimize unnecessary duplication of code by implementing QA, code documentation, and report development standards.

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32. Control Documents

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Here's how Control Documents is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Managed the Interface Control Documents (ICD) for this system.

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33. ISO

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Here's how ISO is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Research Laboratory Supervisor for operations in Research and Development support work for cartridge and propellant actuated devices and linear devices.
  • Performed inter - departmental technical liaison duties between product development, sales, and research and development.
  • Performed literature study of video compression comparisons between JPEG2000, H.264, and H.265.
  • Led the Calibration Standards Laboratory Accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025.
  • Worked as FDA liaison on MD-11 program.
  • Process design, process improvement, internal CMMI auditor, internal ISO auditor, Risk-Issues-Opportunity manager.Work flow designer.
  • Updated documentation to ISO 9001 standards and prepared for ISO 9001 certification audit.
  • Authored a whitepaper proposing video codec comparisons for handling large frame video.

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34. IR

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Here's how IR is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Coordinated manufacturing, statistical process control, process installation and integration projects for engineering team to complete per customer requirements.
  • Chaired monthly cross-organization interlock meetings featuring speakers on leading edge environmental topics, facilitating discussion and driving actions to closure.
  • Developed the patented technologies for a video microscope system for visualization of micro-vascular circulation, and blood flow analysis.
  • Conducted test missions for aircraft avionics and display systems during initial development testing including scheduling mission assets and briefing/debriefing aircrew
  • Prepared documents for facility certification and environmental permitting for handling of OPCW scheduled chemicals and waste streams.
  • Led an innovative team brainstorming solutions to formidable problems posed by required head positioning accuracy.
  • Conceived and developed National objective plans for the Aviation Safety/Security and Air Traffic Management sectors.
  • Conducted environmental reviews and investigations to support real estate acquisition decisions and cost negotiations.
  • Researched software requirements and developed simulation of operational failures and their proposed resolutions.
  • Investigated signal detection techniques in underwater environments for government and commercial applications.
  • Managed, staffed and lead global Circuit Board Manufacturing Quality Engineering department.
  • Facilitate and coordinate hazardous waste management activities to ensure environmental compliance.
  • Coordinate with Operations personnel and assist with application of environmental regulations.
  • Interacted with the Marketing to evaluate customer requirements and market opportunity.
  • Developed reliability program plans and performed predictions for advanced aircraft.
  • Reported to Director of Protein Engineering and Antibody Discovery.
  • Provided airworthiness assessment support for Foreign Military Sales Egypt.
  • Define and document functional requirements of various hydraulic components.
  • Identified and implemented new requirements and regulations.
  • Developed software simulation to emulate aircraft performance.

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35. Test Programs

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Here's how Test Programs is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Coded and integrated test programs, interfaced with Air Force, coordinated with ITA design.
  • Generated test programs to validate the algorithm.
  • Managed test activity for the Interconnect System and Fleet Leader Test Programs.
  • Analyzed and resolved important failures in test and service, often without recourse to intense theoretical studies and test programs.

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36. GPS

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Here's how GPS is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Analyzed GPS anomalies; presented analysis to wing leadership and theater users for appropriate dissemination.
  • Designed, modeled, simulated, and implemented relative kinematic alignment for GPS/INS integration.
  • Developed automated GPS tests used to improve Honeywell aviation devices.
  • Developed an integrated DGPS/DR/Map system for vehicle safety applications.
  • Designed and simulated SmartClock algorithm for GPS/Oscillator integration.
  • Designed, developed and tested communication link between GPS reference station and vehicle using cellular phone for real time kinematic applications.

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37. Process Improvement

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Here's how Process Improvement is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Analyzed system performance in order to effectively identify and assess product defects; recommended and implemented product and process improvements.
  • Perform process improvement over the manufacturing operations including Injection and Extrusion Molding and Ultrasonic Welding technologies.
  • Engage operational managers and component executives for continuous process improvement to drive customer satisfaction.
  • Develop Business Case to justify process improvements, tool procurement and configuration changes.
  • Conducted laboratory front runs of processes and process improvements prior to factory implementation.
  • Drive new retail software business through process improvements and strategic initiatives.

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38. PCB

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Here's how PCB is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Ensured RCRA and PCB training were up to date with current regulations and understandable by the general facility population.
  • Create data package reports in compliance with Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) PCB levels.
  • Create symbols using Mentor IO Designer and DxDesigner tools for use on our PCB designs.
  • Define the hierarchical symbols to aid in PCB wiring.
  • Defined the device pin layout to meet Alterra IO requirements and also meet the needs of our PCB layout.
  • Design Cycle- customer requirements driven system architecture/interface design, PCB design and test, drawings/documentation, and production integration.

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39. GUI

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Here's how GUI is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Guided engineering staff in implementing requirements to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Develop briefings, status reports, formal guidelines, white papers, enterprise policy, and implementation plans for relevant projects.
  • Provide expertise and guidance on electrical issues relating to the development and manufacture of Blast Hole Drills for the Mining industry.
  • Provided video compression (MPEG-2 and H.264) and metadata (KLV) guidance for file format compliance.
  • Assist and provide regulatory guidance that adheres to permit requirements as applicable to the individual facilities.
  • Enhanced, maintained, and improved software ENVI/IDL GUI applications for image analysts.
  • Lead groups of engineers on several programs by mentoring and guidance.
  • Provided functional and technical guidance to co-workers and trained them.
  • Guided architectural decisions as member of senior staff team.
  • Developed two graphical user interface (GUI) sofatwre for MFC and CDG used for Field service and Customer.
  • Created novel waveguide structure for use in 10Gb/s optical receiver.

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40. Osha

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Here's how Osha is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Developed a program to investigate underground telecommunications cable vaults for compliance with OSHA confined space regulations for gas monitoring and ventilation.
  • Performed occupational health surveys at Air Force installations including OSHA expanded standards audits and ESOHCAMP assessments.
  • Served as backup SME for RCRA, CERCLA, CAA, and OSHA (HAZWOPER).

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41. IP

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Here's how IP is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Provided technical leadership in resolving numerous fabrication and manufacturing issues related to high voltage and thermal mitigation in high-power laser.
  • Performed critical troubleshooting and problem resolution on payload transporter/canister equipment and subsystems as necessary during movement of flight hardware.
  • Participated in trade studies to develop a design's optimal configuration that will meet/exceed mission requirements.
  • Developed a rooftop equipment model and water intrusion model for use in hurricane damage simulations.
  • Assumed different engineering roles in semiconductor product development eventually focusing on Flip-Chip package development.
  • Designed and Developed instrumentation equipment for surface and subsurface measurement systems.
  • Prepared, coordinated, and implemented engineering changes requiring technical leadership.
  • Solved non-linearity of multiple system components with software solutions.
  • Developed and educated a second-source supplier of field equipment.
  • Updated existing or generated new equipment operating manuals.
  • Supervised both pilot scale and production trials in batch and continuous operations validating changes in equipment or new materials.
  • Evaluate and correct all aspects of technical design for the laser radar, test setup, and/or equipment suite.
  • Proved the Dow's hollow fibers superior quality that enabled growing the North American market in municipal applications.
  • Certified as an IPC ANSI/J std.-001 soldering trainer (CIT) able to certify operators to that standard.
  • Trained, mentored, and taught physiology, science, and engineering principles to co-ops and colleagues.
  • Coordinated shipment of ordnance with the Department of Transportation (DOT) and Department of the Navy.
  • Execute SAP transactions to generate work order notifications, equipment order status, and update instrument information.
  • Provided support for Alarm Management and SIS and participated in Process Hazard Analysis and LOPA reviews.
  • Supported Avionics group for BDHI, A/PDMC review data item descriptions required for reliability issues.
  • Streamlined the structured grid generation methods utilizing scripting methods for aircraft component meshing from lofts.

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42. MRB

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Here's how MRB is used in Senior Engineer/Scientist jobs:
  • Introduced an MRB process to extend the life of components and lower engine operating costs.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Senior Engineer/Scientist

Test Procedures12.3%
Nasa8.2%
Engineering Support7.9%
R7.1%
ABL5.5%
C-175.5%
International Space Station5.2%
Architecture4.9%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Senior Engineer/Scientist

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
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1
Test Procedures
Test Procedures
8.8%
8.8%
2
2
Nasa
Nasa
5.8%
5.8%
3
3
Engineering Support
Engineering Support
5.6%
5.6%
4
4
R
R
5.1%
5.1%
5
5
ABL
ABL
3.9%
3.9%
6
6
C-17
C-17
3.9%
3.9%
7
7
International Space Station
International Space Station
3.7%
3.7%
8
8
Architecture
Architecture
3.5%
3.5%
9
9
Missile
Missile
3.3%
3.3%
10
10
Project Management
Project Management
3.3%
3.3%
11
11
Technical Support
Technical Support
3.1%
3.1%
12
12
Test Cases
Test Cases
2.9%
2.9%
13
13
New Product Development
New Product Development
2.7%
2.7%
14
14
Design Reviews
Design Reviews
2.5%
2.5%
15
15
CAD
CAD
2.5%
2.5%
16
16
DOD
DOD
2.5%
2.5%
17
17
Module
Module
2.3%
2.3%
18
18
GMD
GMD
1.9%
1.9%
19
19
FAA
FAA
1.9%
1.9%
20
20
Oversaw
Oversaw
1.8%
1.8%
21
21
IPT
IPT
1.8%
1.8%
22
22
Software Development
Software Development
1.8%
1.8%
23
23
Trade Studies
Trade Studies
1.8%
1.8%
24
24
System Performance
System Performance
1.8%
1.8%
25
25
C17
C17
1.6%
1.6%
26
26
DOE
DOE
1.6%
1.6%
27
27
ICD
ICD
1.6%
1.6%
28
28
III
III
1.4%
1.4%
29
29
Fmea
Fmea
1.4%
1.4%
30
30
Failure Analysis
Failure Analysis
1.4%
1.4%
31
31
QA
QA
1.2%
1.2%
32
32
Control Documents
Control Documents
1.2%
1.2%
33
33
ISO
ISO
1.2%
1.2%
34
34
IR
IR
1.2%
1.2%
35
35
Test Programs
Test Programs
1.2%
1.2%
36
36
GPS
GPS
1.2%
1.2%
37
37
Process Improvement
Process Improvement
1.2%
1.2%
38
38
PCB
PCB
1%
1%
39
39
GUI
GUI
1%
1%
40
40
Osha
Osha
1%
1%
41
41
IP
IP
1%
1%
42
42
MRB
MRB
1%
1%

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