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Test and Integration Lead (Experienced)

Livermore, CA 94550
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We are seeking an experienced Engineer with a background in Systems Engineer, Electronics Engineer, or Mechanical Engineer to join our multidisciplinary team in designing and developing advanced subsystems.

You will be responsible for developing a new qualification program for these subsystems, which are comprised of multiple components. The qualification program will encompass qualification to mechanical, electrical, and environmental requirements. You will work as part of a diverse, multi-disciplinary team.

**A Test and Integration Lead at Sandia:**

+ Maps design requirements
+ Creates and implement the qualification program
+ Collaborates with our quality engineer to implement quality methods into the qualification program
+ Evaluates prototypes
+ Tests subsystems
+ Supports full-up system integration testing, and document results


+ Masters degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or similar field of study, with at least five years of related experience or Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or similar field of study, with at least nine years relevant experience
+ The ability to build innovative solutions to difficult technical problems
+ Proven ability to work in a collaborative environment and work cooperatively with other internal organizations, as well as external production facilities and suppliers
+ Ability to obtain DOE Q clearance or equivalent Top Secret DoD clearance
+ Ability to travel up to 25%


+ Ability to execute functional or environmental tests
+ Familiarity with NW qualification processes, test scoping, execution, and documentation
+ Ability to identify and delegate tasks to supporting engineering staff while in a leadership position
+ Experience using DOORS requirements tool
+ Experience with FEA modelling
+ Experience in project management with project planning tools such as MS Project or preferably Primavera P6
+ 3 years or more experience working on a PRT or within NW product realization framework
+ Strong communication skills
+ Ability to manage trade space and realize defendable down-select decisions
+ Experience writing test plans, and using mechanical test equipment, instrumentation and product qualification
+ Experience working with NWC production agencies and external customers
+ Previous experience working at Sandia or within the NNSA complex

Department Description:

The Weapon Subsystems 1 department develops and supports advanced electronic and mechanical weapon subsystems for high consequence applications requiring exceptionally high confidence, quality and reliability. These projects enhance the safety and security of assets that are critical to U.S. national security, including the nation's nuclear weapons stockpile.

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.


Posted: 2019-12-11 Expires: 2020-02-10

 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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