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Electromechanical Technologist (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Do you want to be part of an exciting, dynamic, and highly technical team of experts? We are seeking passionate and highly motivated Electromechanical Technologist to join the Air Delivered Weapon Systems Tester Development Department (2256) and the Ballistic Missile Tester Development Department (2255). We design, fabricate, qualify, and deploy complex system level testers, which support the Stockpile Surveillance Program. You will work with a team that is vital to the surety of the nations nuclear weapon stockpile.

_Candidates applying on this job may be interviewed and/or hired into one of several organizations at Sandia National Laboratories_

On any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Conduct research of technologies to inform engineers
+ Conduct technical tradeoff analyses to inform requirements and technical decisions.
+ Perform assembly of test systems or testing operations in the labs.
+ Participate\contribute on a high performing team in the development of conceptual test systems
+ Collaborate with design engineers, systems engineers, and other domain authorities in performance and design of the system.
+ Perform stockpile evaluation tests while learning about the United States Nuclear Security Enterprise, nuclear weapon design and function, and the role of Sandia National Laboratories in the Nations Nuclear Deterrent.

Be an integral part of the team that designs, delivers, and qualify complex and exciting testers in the nuclear weapon complex.


+ Associates degree in Electronics, Mechanical, or electromechanical technology or 4 years relevant experience


+ Proven working knowledge of mechanical and electrical technologies.
+ Experience in the design, development, fabrication, and qualification of complex testers and test systems.
+ Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills.
+ Proven ability to team across disciplines.
+ Active DOE Q-Level security clearance.

Department Description:

Our teams support the Stockpile Surveillance Program mission through design and development of new test systems used in the evaluation of new material and stockpiled weapons. These test system designs meet requirements formally developed and documented by program System Evaluation Engineers. Test results from this test equipment provide data to support independent assessment of the surety, safety, reliability, and quality attributes of nuclear weapons and their subsystems and components.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting-edge work in a broad array of areas. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance*

_World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www.sandia.gov

*These benefits vary by job classification.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level security clearance.

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Posted: 2019-11-27 Expires: 2019-12-28

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

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