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Electronics Technologist (Early/Mid-Career)

Livermore, CA 94550
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We are seeking an Electronics Technologist to join a multidisciplinary team in designing, developing, and testing electronic subsystems.

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

+ Find and implement innovative technical solutions to non-routine issues that occur in the laboratory space
+ Build and test development hardware
+ Assist test setup and safety walkthroughs
+ Analyze test data and recommend modifications to components or test procedures
+ Design software for test equipment
+ Oversee laboratory equipment repair and calibration
+ Setup and maintain ESD workspace
+ Create and maintain environmental, safety, and health-related documentation
+ Design and layout prototype printed circuit boards
+ Support environmental (temperature, shock, vibration) testing

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We are seeking an Electronics Technologist to join a multidisciplinary team in designing, developing, and testing electronic subsystems.

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

+ Find and implement innovative technical solutions to non-routine issues that occur in the laboratory space
+ Build and test development hardware
+ Assist test setup and safety walkthroughs
+ Analyze test data and recommend modifications to components or test procedures
+ Design software for test equipment
+ Oversee laboratory equipment repair and calibration
+ Setup and maintain ESD workspace
+ Create and maintain environmental, safety, and health-related documentation
+ Design and layout prototype printed circuit boards
+ Support environmental (temperature, shock, vibration) testing

Required:

+ High school diploma
+ At least three years of experience in benchtop testing and troubleshooting of electronic circuits
+ Experience working with RF circuits and associated test equipment (e.g., spectrum analyzers, signal generators, etc.)
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q clearance and special program access
+ Ability to travel (5-10%)

Required:

+ High school diploma
+ At least three years of experience in benchtop testing and troubleshooting of electronic circuits
+ Experience working with RF circuits and associated test equipment (e.g., spectrum analyzers, signal generators, etc.)
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q clearance and special program access
+ Ability to travel (5-10%)

Desired:

+ Active DOE Q or DoD Top Secret clearance
+ Experience with NI LabView
+ Experience with Matlab, Excel, Python, Unix, or Linux
+ Experience with mechanical and/or electrical fabrication such as: 3D printing, printed wiring board rework, and soldering
+ Ability to work independently with minimal guidance, as well as collaboratively as part of a team
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including documentation of test results and reports

Desired:

+ Active DOE Q or DoD Top Secret clearance
+ Experience with NI LabView
+ Experience with Matlab, Excel, Python, Unix, or Linux
+ Experience with mechanical and/or electrical fabrication such as: 3D printing, printed wiring board rework, and soldering
+ Ability to work independently with minimal guidance, as well as collaboratively as part of a team
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including documentation of test results and reports

Department Description:

The Capabilities Systems Engineering 1 group supports a range of product-focused, engineering activities for national security-related applications. These activities span all phases of the product lifecycle, from concept exploration to development, production, deployment, and sustainment. The department specializes in systems engineering for capabilities requiring high confidence, quality, and reliability. Our diverse team of engineers and technical professionals provide expertise in multiple disciplines, including systems, electrical, and mechanical engineering, qualification engineering, and configuration management. This work is executed with an array of mission partners across a spectrum of security boundaries.

Department Description:

The Capabilities Systems Engineering 1 group supports a range of product-focused, engineering activities for national security-related applications. These activities span all phases of the product lifecycle, from concept exploration to development, production, deployment, and sustainment. The department specializes in systems engineering for capabilities requiring high confidence, quality, and reliability. Our diverse team of engineers and technical professionals provide expertise in multiple disciplines, including systems, electrical, and mechanical engineering, qualification engineering, and configuration management. This work is executed with an array of mission partners across a spectrum of security boundaries.

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.

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:

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 need to 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.

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 need to 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, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.

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Posted: 2020-06-25 Expires: 2020-08-09

 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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