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Principal Systems Engineer
Chelmsford, MA

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At Brooks, new ideas, new technologies and new ways of thinking are driving our future. Our customer focused culture encourages employees to embrace innovation and challenge the status quo with novel thinking and collaborative work relationships.

All we accomplish is grounded in our core values of Customer Focus, Achievement, Accountability, Teamwork, Employee Value and Integrity

Job TitlePrincipal Systems Engineer

Job Description

Principal Systems Engineer

Brooks is seeking a Principal Systems Engineer, a key Technical Leadership role within our growing Automation Engineering team, based in Chelmsford, MA.

Primary Areas of Responsibility:

Design: creates architecture for new Vacuum and Atmospheric SEMI platforms; in-depth knowledge of product line and application; multi-disciplinary (can speak to all the engineering disciplines); can predict development schedule.

Customer Interaction: independent and constant customer interaction; translates customer needs into a Brooks product.

Mentoring: acts in a mentor role to all engineers.

Innovation: develops truly unique technical solutions to customer needs. Leads others to seek better ways of doing things. Generates breakthrough solutions and enables others to do the same. Draws on unexpected or seemingly unrelated ways of thinking. Operates from a framework of possibility; cultivates an environment of idea generation

Builds an Accountable and Collaborative Culture: Builds and models a culture of Teamwork and Employee Value, where questioning and constructive challenge are the standard to foster openness and candid dialogue. Encourages accountability and responsibility that enables others to act with integrity. Builds effective working relationships across groups with customer focus at the center of all actions. Promotes partnership and communication within department and throughout the organization. Considers all part of the organization when implementing changes.

Principal Level:

* Assumes the highest level of complex and/or critical assignments within the Systems Product Engineering team
* Project leadership for system/companywide projects requiring cross organizational teams
* Plans/manages integration and implementation of new technologies
* Recognized as the internal authority/highest level of expertise in the discipline and related fields, and is sought after as such
* Applies advanced concepts and contributes to advancing company products and processes to achieve organizational objectives in a creative and effective manner.
* Is assigned to the highest level of unique and complex problems due to the extensive knowledge of advanced principles and techniques
* Interacts, presents to and influences Executives and Senior Management
* Bachelor's degree in related engineering discipline with 10+ years of relevant experience, or Masters with 6+ years

If any applicant is unable to complete an application or respond to a job opening because of a disability, please email at for assistance.

Brooks Automation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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