Staff Engineer, Research (STI Engineering Services)

STI Engineering Services, based in Hawthorne CA, is seeking to fill an entry to mid-level position with a strong foundation and interest in vehicle dynamics and control and its surrounding disciplines. This position requires the applicant be a US Citizen or have Permanent Resident status.

Key Qualifications

  • Proven technical ability in dynamics and controls or related field
  • Demonstrated eagerness to learn new technical skills
  • Strong verbal and written technical communication skills
  • Performs tasks within schedule with consistency, accuracy, attention to detail
  • Demonstrated integrity and professionalism

Core Responsibilities

  • Performs moderate to advanced design and analysis asks
  • Prepares portions of project documents
  • Addresses specifications/requirements in work assignments
  • Performs research and analyses as directed by project leads
  • Works with project lead to determine schedule and budget requirements


  • B.S. with 2-3 years of experience or M.S. in Electrical, Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering or Applied Mathematics or equivalent field
  • Experienced with MATLAB/Simulink, Python, or equivalent
  • Experience or willingness to work on aerospace applications
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident

Personality & Character

  • Enjoys working as a part of a high performing team
  • Efficiently performs assigned tasks and asks questions as needed
  • High level of integrity and accountability
  • Enjoys an entrepreneurial environment but can follow standardized processes; offers suggestions for improvement when observed
  • Can work confidently with diverse personalities and various levels of management
  • Highly self-motivated and excellent problem-solving skills

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