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R&D S&E, Electrical Engineer (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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We are seeking an R&D Electrical Design Engineer to join a multidisciplinary team that is designing, developing and sustaining advanced components, subsystems, and systems for national defense programs. General responsibilities for electrical engineers range from conceptual design, detailed design (a combination of analog, digital, embedded software, FPGA firmware, schematic capture, printed circuit board layout), analysis, overseeing fabrication of hardware, defining and executing qualification/testing plans, system integration, field support, as well as project management. Successful candidates will work in a team environment with opportunities to acquire increasing levels of responsibility.

We are seeking an Electrical/Electronics Engineer with circuit design experience to join our close-knit team to develop electronics systems.


+ Masters Degree in either Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, or Computer Engineering with 3-5 years experience or Doctorate (PhD) Degree in either Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, or Computer Engineering with a minimum 3 years experience
+ Experience developing hardware for microprocessors, FPGAs, CPLD, DSP, and high-performance computing components.
+ Able to develop software and firmware for embedded microcontrollers, FPGAs, ASICS, circuit boards in a variety of design environments (Model-Based Design, VHDL, Verilog, schematic, physical layout etc.).
+ Familiarity with hardware and/or software requirements generation for verification, validation and qualification.
+ Experience in printed circuit board-level and/or component level circuit design, microprocessor system design, communication system design, signal processing and data analysis.

Some travel may be required.


Ideally, your background will also include some of the following:

+ Experience in state-machine and data throughput designs, synchronous/asynchronous circuit analysis, board-level analysis, power analysis.
+ Ability to perform hands-on testing and de-bugging of circuitry, with clear mastery of tools such as oscilloscopes, logic/network/spectrum analyzers, function/pulse generators
+ Self-motivation and ability to work well as a part of a multidisciplinary project team to achieve project goals
+ Proven teaming skills and ability to work in a group setting for a common purpose.
+ Ability to provide oversight to and/or generation of electrical drawings and design definition documents
+ Ability to give technical presentations to peers/managers/customers.
+ Familiarity with Embedded Software Development such as bare metal and real time operating systems
+ Familiarity with Inertial Systems and Avionics a plus
+ Experience working with Matlab for data analysis
+ Familiarity with LabVIEW

Department Description:

The Inertial Systems and Avionics (5325) develops and delivers innovative computing solutions for Navigation Systems, Specialized Radars & Communications systems along with traditional weapon applications that require high reliability and high performance. In the Navigation mission and Radar areas, the department specializes in reconfigurable digital signal processing utilizing leading edge FPGA technology, general purpose microprocessors, high density memories, high speed serial communication devices along with custom ASIC devices all specifically designed to support the space environment. We also work with various Navigation technologies such as Inertial Measurement Units, Gyroscopes, and Accelerometers.

In the weapons area, the department is responsible for the design and development of ruggedized flight computers used for navigation. Most product development includes architecture, design and thorough testing of subsystem level components along with supporting higher level system integration.

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: 2019-08-28 Expires: 2019-09-28

 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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