Nanosystems Engineers


Design, develop, or supervise the production of materials, devices, or systems of unique molecular or macromolecular composition, applying principles of nanoscale physics and electrical, chemical, or biological engineering.
Also called: Advanced Research Programs Director, Microarray Operations Vice President, Technical Programs Manager

Knowledge:

    Engineering and Technology
  • product and service development
  • computers and electronics
    Math and Science
  • physics
  • arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics
    Arts and Humanities
  • English language
    Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
  • manufacture and distribution of products

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • talking to others
  • thinking about the pros and cons of different ways to solve a problem
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
    People and Technology Systems
  • thinking about the pros and cons of different options and picking the best one
  • figuring out how a system should work and how changes in the future will affect it

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • communicate by speaking
  • listen and understand what people say
    Ideas and Logic
  • make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
  • use rules to solve problems
    Math
  • choose the right type of math to solve a problem
  • add, subtract, multiply, or divide
    Visual Understanding
  • see hidden patterns

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include ideas, thinking, and figuring things out.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Innovation
  • Persistence
  • Attention to Detail
  • Achievement/Effort
  • Initiative

Technology:

    Analytical or scientific software
  • General Atomic and Molecular Electronic Structure System GAMESS
  • UTQUANT
    Computer aided design CAD software
  • Autodesk AutoCAD
  • LinkCAD
    Enterprise resource planning ERP software
  • SAP

Education:

    master's degree
    doctoral degree
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