March 4, 2019

R&D Electrical Engineer at Sandia

Event Date: March 4, 2019
Position Type: Professional
Priority: No
Degree Requirement: BS, MS
Location: Albuquerque, NM; Livermore, CA; other US sites
Full Time, Regular
 
What Your Job Will Be Like
Are you passionate about research and development that supports high impact national security missions? Do you dream of advancing the state of the art in support of national security objectives? If so, you will want to apply for this opportunity to join a team of top creative thinkers in applying electrical engineering skills to help secure our nation.
 
As part of this diverse multidisciplinary team, you will work alongside world-class authorities and emerging leaders and use your skills in any of the following:
  • Antenna design
  • Communication, control, and data acquisition systems
  • Component/system electrical design (hardware,firmware, and software)
  • Data capture and analytics
  • Digital signal processing and high-speed digital design
  • Electrical breakdown
  • Electromagnetics theory, analysis, and experimentation
  • Embedded systems, including ASIC, PLA and FPGA
  • High-performance computing and algorithm development
  • Microelectronics/silicon fabrication and design including MEMS/LIGA, CMOS
  • Modeling, simulation, and visualization of electrical systems and phenomenon
  • Nanophotonic design & characterization
  • Power systems and electronics
  • Pulsed power and directed energy
  • Radiation effects
  • Verification & Validation techniques
 
Based on your interests, you will improve national security by engaging in areas that could include:
  • Hypersonic vehicles
  • Integrated defense systems
  • Microsystems
  • Nuclear weapons and deterrence
  • Power sources
  • Product development and realization
  • Radar, RF, and optical systems
  • Remote sensing and surveillance
  • Satellite systems
  • Telemetry systems
 
This position may require travel to support current efforts and identify new opportunities for growing our capabilities and impact
 
When applying to this requisition, you may be interviewed and/or hired by one of several multi-disciplinary teams providing electrical engineering expertise.
 
Qualifications We Require
  • Master’s in a related discipline; or Bachelor’s in a related discipline plus 4 years’ experience
  • Experience in electrical engineering
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoE Q clearance
Qualifications We Desire
  • Degree(s) in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Electronics Engineering or Mathematics
  • Experience in defense, aerospace and/or weapon systems
  • Experience in one or more of the following: electrical design, modeling & simulation, systems integration
  • Experience working effectively in a collaborative and interdisciplinary team environment
  • Ability to understand a variety of technical disciplines
  • Superb communication, partnership, and people skills with demonstrable ability to perform effectively in a teaming environment
  • Critical thinking, synthesis and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize, lead, and complete
  • Ability to obtain an SCI clearance
 About Our Team 
Sandia develops advanced technologies to ensure global peace. We have a legacy of developing and delivering creative solutions to enable the continued success of Sandia's programs across a diverse spectrum of mission areas. We have a number of elite, multidisciplinary teams committed to solving the engineering and technology challenges facing our nation.
 
Learn more about Sandia: www.sandia.gov