The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
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Mechanical Technologist-Missile Defense (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM
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We are seeking an experienced R&D Mechanical Technologist to develop, fabricate and test flight hardware in a fast\-paced environment in support of Missile Defense Applications\. You will have the opportunity to impact the development and performance of Advanced Concepts experiments and Mission Hardware\.

On any given day, you may be required to:

+ Lead or collaborate with teams of other technologists on the design and development of a variety of mechanical components or assemblies to meet defined requirements
+ Working independently or in collaboration with other technologists, using hand tools or machine tools, ensure that fabricated components are assembled in the manner designed
+ Make independent decisions, ensure the fabrication of prototype designs in the most efficient manner
+ Integrate assembled prototypes into mission systems
+ Participate in design peer reviews


+ Associates degree in mechanical design technology or related engineering field or equivalent experience
+ Experience in CAD systems \(CREO or SolidWorks\)
+ Experience in mechanical design, qualification, fabrication, and production
+ Ability to hold and maintain DOE Q\-level security clearance


+ BS in mechanical/electrical engineering or related discipline
+ Experience as a Machinist
+ Bachelors in engineering or related engineering field
+ Experience with flight hardware
+ Experience with electrical cabling and interconnects
+ Experience designing for manufacturability
+ Experience with additive manufacturing

Department Description:

The Advanced Concepts and Mission Payloads department is focused on defining advanced technology concepts and future target mission requirements in support of Missile, Air and Space Defense programs\. Additionally, the department tests concepts both experimentally and in flight to deliver modeling and simulation truth data, while providing mission payloads in support of Missile Defense Agency's \(MDA\) Ballistic Missile Defense System\.

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 \(DOE\) granted Q\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.

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 the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT


Selected applicants will be required to take a Job Placement Assessment before beginning the job to ensure that they can perform the essential physical requirements, with or without accommodations\.


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