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. Opportunities are available at the Bachelor's, Master's, and graduate level.
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:
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
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
Verification & Validation techniques
Based on your interests, you will improve national security by engaging in areas that could include:
Integrated defense systems
Nuclear weapons and deterrence
Product development and realization
Radar, RF, and optical systems
Remote sensing and surveillance
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.
Master's in a related discipline plus 1 year of experience; or Bachelor's in a related discipline plus 5 years' experience
Experience in electrical engineering
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoE Q clearance
PhD 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 projects within appropriate scope and timeframe
Ability to obtain an SCI clearance
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.
Sandia National Laboratories is the nation's 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
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.
Position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level 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 must 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.
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.
Internal Number: 667552
About Sandia National Laboratories
Sandia National Laboratories is the nation's premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation with major facilities in Albuquerque, New Mexico and Livermore, California. We are a world-class team of scientists, engineers, technologists, post docs, and visiting researchers all focused on cutting-edge technology, ranging from homeland defense, global security, biotechnology, and environmental preservation to energy and combustion research, computer security, and nuclear defense. To learn more, please visit our website at www.sandia.gov. We are searching for a Manager for the Semiconductor Device Sciences Department for the Albuquerque facility. Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Security Clearance.