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R&D Specialist - LabVIEW

Kelly Services
Freeport, TX 77542
**R&D Specialist - LabVIEW**


We have an exciting career opportunity for a **R&D Specialist** to be located in **Freeport, TX.** The role is aligned to Lab Automation, Process Control in Formulation, Automation, and Materials Science (FAMS). We are looking for a highly motivated, passionate, and self-directed individual with good interpersonal skills who can work in a multifunctional team environment. Job responsibilities in this role include implementation of automated programs and processes using LabVIEW that will drive the successful execution of strategic growth projects. You will work in laboratories, pilot plant and office environments and help manage multiple projects. You must have a safety, collaboration, and innovation mindset.


Other job responsibilities include:


+ Develop and implement technical process control solutions through hands-on experimentation / problem-solving for research problems that are well defined with a project area.

+ Develop, define, and implement instrumentation and control strategies within our safety framework

+ Define and execute project-specific deliverables in collaboration with experts on project design decisions and quickly

+ Ensure Most Effective Technology (MET) is understood and utilized, and that process automation is used as a tool to optimize plant performance

+ Respond urgently to lab / pilot plant issues and emergencies. Ensure compliance with plant operating permits. Understands site integration and provides input to optimize the overall system

+ Solve problems creatively and collaboratively

+ Effectively follow and document procedures


**Willing and able to meet physical demands of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations:**





+ Lift, push, and pull up to 25 Kg

+ Frequently bend, reach, and lift


**Education**


Associates or Bachelors Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical Engineering, Automation, Computer Sciences, Computer Engineering, or a related field required.


**Required qualifications**





+ Minimum of 5 years of work experience in position involving systems integration for automated test equipment using LABVIEW.

+ Industry experience with Process Control Hardware and Software including NI LabVIEW

+ Understanding of good programming practices and higher-level concepts. Certified LabVIEW Developer or higher credential preferred.

+ Effectively troubleshoot the systems associated with the LabVIEW program, including not only the software but other aspects such as the host PC, sensors, electrical junctions, etc.

+ Exposure to process control hardware and process control application development & design: National Instruments LabVIEW

+ Experience with common laboratory sensors and instrumentation such as encoders, LVDTs, multimeters, digital oscilloscopes, micrometers, and capacitive probes.

+ Understanding of chemistry and process chemistry or ability to learn

+ Strong written and verbal communication skills

+ Proficient in written and verbal English

+ **_Kelly Services is committed to employee inclusion through our dedication to foster an innovative workforce by recognizing, celebrating, and embracing the diversity that all Kelly employees bring to our organization and our customers._** **Why Kelly?** **As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.** **About Kelly** **At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.** **Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, and gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. #KellyGTS** **\#DDR_ENG**


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-06-06 Expires: 2022-07-07

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