Acoustical Engineer

Engineering Okarche, Oklahoma

Position at Nortek Air Solutions

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Job Profile Name: Senior Engineer 

 Reports to:  Director, Product Development - Engineering 

Position Title:Acoustical Engineer 

Position Summary:  

Nortek Air Solutions is seeking a highly motivated mid-senior level Acoustical Engineer to join their Oklahoma based engineering.  We believe in a future fueled by innovation and are striving every day to achieve this vision.  As part of the Madison Air family, Nortek Air Solutions exists to help our customers realize the often invisible, but very real return better air has for us all. We believe better air is a transformational force for good and we are on a mission to unleash it. As a member of the engineering team, you will be an integral member of a true multi-disciplinary, cross-functional team dedicated to bringing pioneering technologies to market through research, development, prototyping, and testing centered within our nationally recognized laboratories.  With a focus on acoustics and vibrations you will work with our team and a wide range of customers, consultants, suppliers, distributors, and strategic partners.  The successful candidate will take an active role in modeling, prototyping, evaluating, testing, and collaborating with others to explore and demonstrate solutions and concepts critical to the future of our business.  Additionally, the successful candidate will also participate in hands-on testing of custom equipment designed to meet the stringent requirements of our customers and high-end clients in our world-class R&D facilities. 


Position Responsibilities: 

The Acoustical Engineer will work within a team environment to create innovative technologies and solutions with a focus on acoustical and vibration engineering related to commercial and industrial HVAC systems.  Immediate tasks will include acoustical analysis of custom products, evaluation of potential acoustic technologies, and data acquisition and processing of acoustic and vibration data obtained through equipment testing. 


Position Requirements: 

  • Ability to handle confidential R&D projects appropriately
  • Interest in research and development
  • Strong aptitude in acoustical engineering
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Proficient with numerical analysis
  • Experience with laboratory equipment
  • Good documentation, project management, and organization skills
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Acoustical Engineering, Physics, or related field
  • Minimum 10 years of Acoustical Engineering experience – with a preference given to those with experience in the following areas: HVAC, Architectural, Test Lab
  • Safety focused
  • Accurate and alert
  • Innovative
  • Able to lift 35 pounds
  • Able to sit or stand for long periods
  • Able to work safely in a test lab environment
  • Able to analyze and solve technical problems quickly and effectively
  • Able to interact with employees and customers effectively and courteously
  • Able to plan, prioritize, and coordinate multiple activities
  • Able to use basic laboratory test tools



  • Experience with HVAC system design
  • Familiarity with CFD / FEA – ANSYS Simulations
  • Familiarity with HVAC industry test standards and societies, specifically:  AMCA, ASHRAE, AHRI
  • Familiarity with acoustical instrumentation and laboratory equipment, specifically Brüel & Kjær and National Instruments products
  • Master of Science degree in Acoustical Engineering, Physics, or related field


Nortek Air Solutions, LLC, offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. To learn more about Nortek Air Solutions, please visit our company website at  

About Nortek Air Solutions: 

Nortek Air Solutions, LLC (NAS) is a Madison Industries company. Madison Industries is on of the largest and most successful privately held companies in the world and has a robust portfolio of indoor air quality solutions. Madison builds entrepreneurially driven, branded market leaders that are committed to making the world safer, healthier, and more productive by creating innovative solutions that deliver outstanding customer value. 

NAS is the largest manufacturer of custom heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment in North America. Its products include FANWALL TECHNOLOGY®, air handlers, packaged DX, vertical self-contained systems, energy recovery ventilators with integrated heating and cooling systems, coils and more. NAS has five strategically located manufacturing facilities which encompass over 2 million square feet of clean space and 180 sales representative offices. NAS’s brands are known for innovation and advanced technology and provide customers with product solutions for every industrial need including commercial air handlers, clean room systems, and mission critical technology. NAS’s end markets include healthcare, education, industrial, commercial, clean rooms, and data centers. 

Nortek Air Solutions, LLC, is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.