Controls Engineer

PV Pure is seeking one or more individuals with expertise in the development and implementation of real time control systems.  This entry-level position is in a team of electrical and mechanical engineers in a start-up company.   The focus of the work is to design, test, and fabricate autonomous solar powered small-scale water purification systems to bring clean water to people in the developing world.   Hands-on experience using small, embedded micro-computers to control electromechanical systems and their interfaces is essential.

An electrical, mechanical, or computer engineering undergraduate or masters degree with a concentration in robotics, design, mechatronics and/or controls would be desirable.   Applications from students at Boston area colleges or universities are also welcome. The time commitment of this position can vary from 10 hours/week to full time depending on the applicant’s availability and experience.