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R&D Electrical Engineer (Early/Mid-Career)

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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+ We are seeking a R&D S&E, Electrical Engineering
+ On any given day, you may be called on to:
+ Plan and direct technical projects to execute tools and processes that enable the Electrical CAD (ECAD) / printed circuit board (PCB) department to further advance the engineering services provided at the labs.
+ Aid engineers in schematic creation, serve as a PCB layout subject matter expert, make decisions in material selection and specification for all PWB products, make design for manufacturing specifications for PWB products, simulate electrical designs, and provide feedback to clients.
+ Mentor and train junior staff.
+ Interface between the ECAD department and clients, as well as execute strategic initiatives.
+ Simulate models of our systems.
+ Be forward-looking and proactive in approaches to model-based engineering.
+ Use the scientific method to discover new ways to do the simulations, to understand the results, and to formulate methods and processes and solutions to the data discovered from the simulations.
+ Provide early guidance on design for manufacturing capabilities.
+ Use a deep and thorough understanding of manufacturing, processes, materials, and design selection

You may be interviewed and/or hired into one of several organization at Sandia


+ Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering or relevant discipline; or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience
+ Experience with Mentor Graphics tool suite


+ Current and active US DOE Q clearance
+ Experience and skills in manufacturing printed wiring boards
+ Electrical circuit design
+ Understanding of Electrical CAD applications, PCB fabrication, and/or software systems
+ Ability to develop, document, and maintain engineering processes
+ Proven ability to deliver large and complex projects
+ Knowledge and understanding of the NW engineering systems and the NNSA product realization process
+ Knowledge and experience in material selection and specification for PWB products
+ Knowledge and experience in design for manufacturing specifications for PWB products
+ Circuit design experience
+ Ability to determine training needs of a department and develop training material
+ Demonstrated ability to team well with internal and external partners and customers.
+ Configuration management specific training and or application
+ Demonstrated success with SPP/SIPP programs
+ Demonstrated organizational skills, including the ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure and/or ambiguous environment
+ Demonstrated teaming skills, including the ability to work effectively with other organizations, functions, project sponsors and customers, and suppliers
+ Demonstrated effectiveness working in an environment with dynamic conditions, competing priorities, and firm deadlines
+ Demonstrated ability to understand and work with a diverse set of technologies
+ Demonstrated competency to discover, understand and articulate constraints & develop options and paths-forward

Department Description:

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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.

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.


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Posted: 2019-11-25 Expires: 2019-12-26

 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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