UH Manoa-Sea Grant Energy Project Technology Specialist in Honolulu, Hawaii

Qualifications Required:- Excellent communication skills- A background in sensor operation and development including basic electronic circuitry and soldering experience.- Experience with data acquisition and signal processing- Proficiency in Python3 scripting- A background in math and statistics with proficiency in Excel, and Matlab or SPSS- Database management, PostgresSQL scripting- Linux server administration/security- Ability to train othersA successful candidate will have good people skills and be able to: train student workers; work independently and document all work on projects; communicate well in writing and verbally; stay organized and have attention to detail; be trustworthy and responsible; be able write technical reports and meet deadlines.Narrative of Duties:*This position will assist a research project team gathering energy and environmental information for various projects on residential and commercial buildings. The Technology Specialist will help the team develop a variety of sensors and communication systems to collect and store data. This will involve researching sensors, contacting manufacturers and troubleshooting operation and compatibility of sensor components and communication protocols. The Technology Specialist will also be responsible for storing data, database management, and some data analysis. The Technology specialist will train less experienced student workers in data acquisition and Python scripting.