Senior Lighting / Energy Controls Systems Scientist / Engineer
Senior Lighting / Energy Controls Systems (Briarcliff Manor, NY)
We challenge you to make a difference through innovation in intelligent lighting systems and associated lighting and energy services. You will work on development of new concepts, propositions, technologies and demonstrators that bring energy-efficient and green adaptive lighting for buildings and cities to more people than ever before.
Our Lighting Systems and Services team focuses on innovative ways to control and manage indoor and outdoor lighting systems in order to save energy, increase user comfort and safety, and create new opportunities for a system-of-systems that integrates lighting with other applications.
You will apply your controls systems, machine learning, and data analytics techniques with programming skills to systems innovation, for example in design and development of adaptive lighting controls, algorithms, management systems, and services. You will partner with Philips businesses to deliver innovations and validate their performance. You will help build and maintain collaborative relationships with scientific and academic organizations and governmental resources.
Philips has $30B in annual revenue and offerings spanning components, modules, systems, turnkey projects and services, and is recognized as a pioneer and leader in the healthcare and lighting industry. As the world’s leader in lighting, Philips is driving the switch to energy-efficient solutions. Philips provides advanced energy-efficient solutions for all segments: road lighting, office & industrial, hospitality and home, and more. Philips shapes the future with exciting new lighting applications and technologies such as LEDs and intelligent lighting systems that bring light where you need it, when you need it.
Philips Research North America (PRNA) focuses on lighting and healthcare sectors. We work in multidisciplinary teams. Philips Research has been one of the world’s premier research labs since 1914. We develop scientific, engineering and business innovations to enhance health and well-being. We are located on a 100-acre campus overlooking the Hudson River, about an hour north of New York City.
Ongoing lighting Research projects include development and demonstration of integrated electric lighting and day-lighting controls and of outdoor adaptive lighting controls, fault detection and diagnostics algorithms, simulation and modeling, and several data analytics and services topics. Join us and work in a dynamic environment with opportunities to contribute to a number of innovation topics and application areas in relation to lighting and energy.
We are looking for:
Candidates applying for a senior position need to have a PhD degree or MS degree with 5+ years of relevant experience.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate experience with:
Skills and experience in some of the following areas would be a plus:
- Application of machine learning, probability theory, stochastic systems, statistical techniques and pattern recognition
- Control systems theory and system modeling
- Programming experience with C/C++ and Matlab, or other related tools
We are an equal opportunity employer
- Design, execution and analysis of experiments
- Multivariate control systems
- Lighting systems
- Setting up experimental systems (software and hardware) and validation of algorithms
United States-New York-Briarcliff Manor
Research North America-11022387
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