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Intern - Mixed Signal Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)/System-on-Chip (SoC) R& D Undergrad Summer
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Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description


We are seeking a Intern Summer \- R&D Undergrad

On any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Design and develop analog, digital and/or mixed\-signal integrated circuits \(ICs\)
+ Conduct integrated circuit design, validation, layout, and/or debug
+ Develop test methodology for verification of the ICs


You bring the confidence and skills to be eligible for the job by meeting these minimum requirements:

+ Currently attending and enrolled full time \(or scheduled to graduate in the spring\) in an accredited undergraduate program
+ Pursuing a science, engineering, or math major
+ Minimum cumulative GPA of 3\.0/4\.0
+ Ability to work up to 40 hours per week during the summer
+ U\.S\. citizenship

Additional Requirements:

+ Candidates should have taken relevant courses in analog, digital, or mixed signal microelectronics design

Note: If you have not yet started your undergraduate program, please apply to a high school intern position\.


+ Pursuing an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering \- Microelectronics Design
+ Experience with modern CAD tools
+ Familiarity with any of the following are helpful:

- Analog design
- Schematic capture
- SPICE simulation
- Verilog
- ASIC/FPGA design processes
- Rad\-hard by design techniques
- Custom library development

Department Description:

The Mixed\-Signal ASIC/SoC Products Department specializes in developing analog and digital integrated circuits \(IC\) for a variety of applications that require high reliability, high performance or specialized integrated circuits\. The department develops a wide range of Application Specific Integrated Circuits \(ASICs\) for a variety of government applications\. Circuit designs include read\-out electronics, data acquisition, information processing, encryption/decryption, radiation\-hardened electronics, trusted computing, and control circuit applications\. Customers include DOE weapons systems, satellite systems, the intelligence community, Army, Air Force, and commercial industry\. Mission success is assured by employing disciplined design methodologies and state\-of\-the\-art computer aided engineering \(CAE\) tools\.

About Sandia:

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
+ 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:

This position does not currently require a Department of Energy \(DOE\)\-granted security clearance\.

Sandia will conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record checks, and employment and education verifications\. Further, employees in New Mexico must pass a U\.S\. Air Force background screen for access to the work site\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause access to be denied or terminated, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

If hired without a clearance, and one subsequently becomes required or you bid on positions that require a DOE\-granted security clearance, a pre\-processing background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications may be conducted prior to a required federal background investigation\. Applicants for DOE\-granted security clearances must be U\.S\. citizens and be able to obtain and maintain the appropriate DOE security clearance as required for the position\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT

About Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia is a multiprogram laboratory operated by Sandia Corporation, a Lockheed Martin company, for the U.S. Department of Energy. With main facilities in Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA, Sandia has major R&D responsibilities in national security, energy and environmental technologies, and economic competitiveness.