Application Engineer

CESMII is looking for an Application Engineer to lead our ecosystem of manufacturers and technology providers to apply Smart Manufacturing concepts and technologies.

This dual role is for a problem-solver story-teller. Fully remote AND hands on.

If you have Manufacturing Systems, Controls and/or other OT experience, and enjoy learning about and talking about technology, reach out!



The Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute, is the national institute on Smart Manufacturing (SM) for the United States. The Office of Advanced Research Computing (OARC) is the organization within UCLA and administrative home of CESMII, which it operates in partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Manufacturing Office. CESMII drives innovation in SM through a membership network, education and workforce development program, funded research projects, and a Smart Manufacturing Innovation Platform. Smart Manufacturing is the application of advanced technologies such as sensors, controls, analytics, modeling, and platforms to increase efficiency in manufacturing. CESMII’s mission is to accelerate SM adoption, which will radically impact manufacturing performance through measurable improvements in areas such as quality, throughput, costs/profitability, safety, asset reliability, and energy productivity. By enabling frictionless movement of raw and contextualized data (i.e., information) between real-time operations and the people and systems that create value in and across manufacturing organizations, CESMII is ensuring the power of information and innovation is at the fingertips of everyone who touches manufacturing.

Position Summary

The Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute within the Office of Advanced Research Computing, UCLA, has an exciting opportunity we would like to share with all those interested in the field of Information Technology with an emphasis in Smart Manufacturing. The department is looking for an experienced IT Architect to fulfill a vital position to further advance the mission of the  organization in support of research and education.