27 days old

Electrical CAD/PCB Designer (Early/Mid-Career)

Livermore, CA 94550


Posting Duration:



This posting will be open for application submissions for a minimum of seven (7) calendar days, including the ‘posting date’. Sandia reserves the right to extend the posting date at any time.



COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate:



Sandia demonstrates its commitment to public safety in the national interest by requiring that all new hires be fully vaccinated or have an approved medical or religious accommodation before commencing employment. The requirement also applies to those who are telecommuting and working virtually.



Any concerns about the ability to meet this requirement should be directed to HR Solutions at (505) 284-4700.



What Your Job Will Be Like:



We are seeking a highly motivated Electrical Computer Aided Design (ECAD) Technologist with a passion for product design and development!



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





+ Initiate, design, develop, implement, and evaluate new processes, products, or systems for implementing and integrating engineering solutions



+ Produce designs and product definition of complex circuits



+ Resolve product requirements based on client needs



+ Plan, lay out, draw, and revise detailed part, assembly, and installation engineering drawings from basic layouts, established references, and standard data in a field of specialization



+ Complete details of major layout drawings prepared by others in accordance with standard engineering drafting practices



+ Use CAD application software to develop electrical design concepts





This position is eligible for telecommuting and the selected applicant must live within a reasonable distance for commuting to the assigned work location when necessary.



Applicants on this requisition may be interviewed by multiple organizations at Sandia National Laboratories.



Qualifications We Require:





+ Associate's degree in Electrical Design Engineering Technology



+ Experience using computer aided design (CAD) electrical software for defining product definition, schematic capture and layout (i.e. mentor graphics, Altera, PSPICE, OrCAD, Cadence)



+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q security clearance





Qualifications We Desire:





+ Understanding of manufacturing methods for electrical hardware



+ Demonstrated experience using Mentor Graphics Expedition tool suite



+ Understanding of configuration management principles



+ Understanding of Design for Manufacturing principles



+ Knowledge and understanding of the NW engineering systems and the NNSA product realization process



+ Strong interest in product design and development



+ Motivated team member who readily accepts and completes tasks in a timely fashion.



+ Demonstrated communication skills, both oral and written



+ Consistent record of demonstrating initiative and getting results



+ Demonstrated successful teamwork, excellent communication skills (oral and written), and consistent demonstration of good behaviors



+ Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products





About Our Team:



Sandia's “Design Engineering Group” consists of multiple electrical design departments that provide design engineering services using Computer Aided Design (CAD) software such as Mentor Xpedition and other ECAD tools. We partner with engineering teams across the lab to produce innovative design solutions based on high-quality CAD models and electrical drawings. We communicate design options and recommended approaches to product development teams, customers, and manufacturing partners. We apply technical judgment based upon engineering principles in the design and development of innovative products in support of our Nation’s security programs. We provide a positive and inclusive work environment where staff can master new skills, deliver optimal value, and achieve their career goals.



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 with amazing impact 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 work arrangements for many positions include 9/80 (work 80 hours every two weeks, with every other Friday off) and 4/10 (work 4 ten-hour days each week) compressed workweeks, part-time work, and telecommuting (a mix of onsite work and working from home)



+ Generous vacations, strong medical 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:



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.



Job ID: 683820

Categories

Industry

  • Engineering
Posted: 2022-06-08 Expires: 2022-07-08

 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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