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Hardware Design Engineer (Poughkeepsie, NY)

  • Poughkeepsie, USA
  • Design / Civil engineering / Industrial engineering

Job description

Design and develop cooling systems and cooling technologies for high end computer servers from concept through market introduction. This includes developing cooling solutions that span from component, to server, to system, to data center level. Specific responsibilities include developing cooling concepts, selecting or developing cooling components, performing Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) analysis, performing early characterization and bench testing, and performing full functional system level testing for thermal compliance, performing long term qualification testing for component and system level quality as well as failure analysis and quality management

This position is located in Poughkeespie, NY

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Required Education

Master's Degree
Role ( Job Role )

Hardware Developer
State / Province

Primary job category

Hardware Development & Support

(0147) International Business Machines Corporation
Contract type

Employment Type

Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?

Travel Required

No Travel
IBM Business Group

Preferred Education

Doctorate Degree
City / Township / Village

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IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise

A PhD in Mechanical Engineering with research focus on electronics cooling is required. Familiarity with thermal laboratory testing including the use of thermocouples, data loggers, dada analysis and reduction techniques, flow benches and related equipment is required. The candidate will be familiar with free and forced air cooling, heat sink design, thermal interface materials, fan and blower design as well as water cooling / liquid design including pumps, cold plates, manifolds, quick connects and related hardware. Demonstrated ability to work with a group of peers, as well as leadership, and communication skills are required.

United States
Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

PHD in Mechanical Engineering is highly preferred

Secondary Job Category

Other Hardware Development & Support
Eligibility Requirements

Position Type

Early Professional Track

Not Applicable - Professional Hire
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