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

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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We are currently looking for an Electrical Engineer to join our team. This opening provides an excellent opportunity for a highly-motivated individual with a scientific or engineering background to make significant contributions to Sandia.

On any given day, you might 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, design electrical circuits, and provide feedback to clients.
+ Mentor and train junior staff.
+ Interface between the ECAD department and clients, as well as execute strategic initiatives


+ Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering or relevant discipline
+ Prior circuit design experience
+ Understanding of Electrical Design Automation (EDA) software, Electrical CAD applications, and/or PCB fabrication


+ Experience with Mentor Graphics tool suite
+ Current and active DOE Q-level security clearance
+ Knowledge and experience in material selection and specification for PWB products
+ Knowledge and experience in design for manufacturing specifications for PWB products
+ Proven ability to deliver large and complex projects
+ Ability to develop, document, and maintain engineering processes
+ Knowledge and understanding of the NW engineering systems and the NNSA product realization process
+ Understanding of Electrical CAD applications, PCB fabrication, and/or software systems
+ Demonstrated effectiveness working in an environment with dynamic conditions, competing priorities, and firm deadlines

Department Description:

The Electrical Design Departments (2424/2425) are responsible for providing knowledgeable and capable resources to develop and create Electrical Computer Aided Design (ECAD) product definition for Nuclear Weapons (NW) and Strategic Partnership Projects (SPP) programs. The department's unique capabilities include design capture and physical layout of Printed Circuit Boards for both the analog and digital regimes, multi-chip modules using Low Temperature Co-Fired Ceramic Technology (LTCC), Flex and Rigid Flex Cables and Printed Circuit Boards; and, interacting with vendors to procure quick turn prototype circuit boards.

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


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Posted: 2020-01-29 Expires: 2020-02-29

 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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