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 Date Submitted:30-06-2011
 Last Modified:30-06-2011 (08:42)
Job information
 Current job:Research Technician
 Employment Term:Temp/Contract
 Job location:US only
 Date available:immediately
 Industry:Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Consulting/Engineering Services, Space Tourism
 Keywordscryogenics, laboratory, vacuum systems, astronomy, physics, Linux, Solidworks, machining, CNC, independent, organized
CV
EDUCATION
 
University of Pennsylvania | Philadelphia, PA | graduated May 2011
Bachelor in Arts
-Physics with concentration in Astrophysics
-Philosophy with concentration in Science
Relevant Coursework includes
-Mechanical Prototyping, Circuit Analysis, Observational Astronomy, Linux/Unix Skills, Thermodynamics, Analytical Mechanics, Calculus (4 semesters), American Political Science
 
Booker T. Washington High School | Tulsa, OK | graduated May 2007
Graduated with International Baccalaureate Diploma
 
 
WORK EXPERIENCE
 
University of Pennsylvania Dept. of Physics and Astronomy | Philadelphia, PA | July ’09 – present
Research Assistant to Professor James Aguirre, participating in the following projects:
-Cryogenic Testbed Project for Submillimeter-Wave Detectors: a two-stage cryostat capable of cooling to 250 mK
---Worked independently, gaining experience in the design and operation of cryogenic systems, including cycling procedures, techniques for maximizing and minimizing thermal conductivity, and proper implementation of vacuum systems
---Designed and manufactured custom parts and developed programs to run cycles and record data automatically
---Interfaced with machine shop employees, other labs, and third-party companies to bring project together as outlined in proposal as well as meeting dynamic future needs
-Z-Spec Project: detects CO rotational lines to determine redshifts of distant star-forming galaxies
---Primary observer using Z-Spec at the Caltech Submillimeter Observatory on Mauna Kea, Hawaii (May 2010 run)
---Performed reduction to produce meaningful spectrum-plots from raw data
 
University of Pennsylvania Dept. of Physics and Astronomy | Philadelphia, PA | Sept. ’10 – May '11
Teaching Assistant
-Ran multiple observational astronomy laboratory sections
-Demoed and assist students in the use of two 10” telescopes at Penn’s on-campus observatory
 
University of Pennsylvania SAS Multimedia Services | Philadelphia, PA | Sept. ’08 – May ‘09
Receptionist
-Oversaw two computer labs and recording room, answered phone calls, and loaned out A/V equipment
-Assisted instructors with in-classroom computer issues onsite and over the phone
 
 
LEADERSHIP AND EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
 
School of Arts and Sciences Student Technology Advisory Board | Philadelphia, PA | Sept. ’10 – present
-Advised administration officials on student technology projects and initiatives
-Represented the technology interests of the UPenn student body
 
Boy Scouts of America Troop 222 | Tulsa, OK | 2000 – 2007
Senior Patrol Leader, Assistant Senior Patrol Leader, Troop Guide, Patrol Leader
Obtained rank of Eagle Scout in January of 2005
-Completed Eagle Project involving the complete renovation of a courtyard at a local nursing home
Held multiple positions including Senior Patrol Leader
---Led weekly troop meetings of roughly 50 scouts and adults, planed troop activities, and served as the primary liaison between the scouts and adults
 
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
 
Qualifications: Highly organized and thorough, prime attention to detail, can easily work independently or in a group, excel at taking on tasks with minimal instruction, ability to learn new tools and skills independently
 
Computer Skills:Proficient in Windows, Linux, and Mac OS. Skilled with Microsoft Word, Excel & Powerpoint,
Labview, SolidWorks, AutoCAD, basic circuits & digital electronics. Familiar with Java and IDL.
 
Other Skills: Skilled in the use of a drill press, mille, lathe, and CNC machining
 
Other Interests:Backpacking, tennis, reading works in philosophy and physics, gadgets, science/technology news

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