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Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description



The Advanced Microsystems Radiation Effects and Analysis Department is seeking an Experienced Microelectronics Technologist to support our research, development, testing, modeling, and prototyping of new microsystems technologies, devices, manufacturing processes, and hardness assurance methods\.


+ Performs technical functions that support research, development, and prototyping of new microelectronic or semiconductor technologies, devices, and manufacturing processes, including optoelectronics; microelectromechanical systems; sensors, components, and systems that include semiconductors, semiconductor\-based integrated analog or digital circuits; and the packaging, assembly and integration of devices\.
+ Works from documentation, written or verbal instructions, schematics, rough sketches, diagrams, layouts, and plans that may require comprehensive knowledge and practical understanding of electronic theory and principles\.
+ May perform board and ASIC layout, lab equipment programming, and other tasks associated with the design and test of integrated circuits\.
+ May apply and document quality inspection, test, and measurement procedures and results for assembled microcomponents and microsystems devices\.
+ May design, construct, use, verify, and validate test equipment\.
+ May perform a variety of preventative maintenance duties on laboratory equipment\.


+ Ability to interpret and apply knowledge and practical understanding of electronic theory and principles\.
+ Ability to write programs and algorithms to control semiconductor test equipment\.


+ Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering, Electronics, or Engineering Technology, or Associates Degree in Technology with 5 or more years’ experience\.


+ Ability to design, layout, and assemble electronic circuit boards\.
+ Ability to use a variety of computer systems including Linux, Unix, PC, and Mac\.
+ Ability to read and edit computer programs\.
+ Familiarity with semiconductor device testing principles\.
+ Willingness to work in radiation testing facilities\.
+ Active Q Clearance\.

Department Description:

The Advanced Microsystems Radiation Effects and Analysis team develops, integrates, characterizes, and assures the radiation hardness of advanced microsystems technologies for the nation's nuclear deterrence mission\. Our research and development focuses on key technology areas of: advanced CMOS; radio\-frequency \(rf\), power, and other analog applications; photonics and optoelectronics; compound semiconductors; non\-volatile memories \(NVM\); micro\-electro\-mechanical \(MEM\) sensors and actuators; and heterogeneous integration among these disparate technologies\.

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:

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\) granted Q\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.

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 the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

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.