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R&D S&E, Systems Engineer (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM 87102

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 R&D S&E, Systems Engineering

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

+ Provide technical and programmatic integration to the cables teams,

+ Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of design engineers, systems engineers, and subject matter experts in the successful execution of mission critical designs and the effective management of technical requirements,

+ Collaborate with the Production Agencies on program deliverables required in the development phase of the program,

+ Support team on managing the development hardware and required data needs for system and component testing,

+ Provide quality products with supporting qualification evidence that satisfy customer requirements within cost/schedule constraints,

+ Facilitate the acquisition of data throughout the product life cycle to demonstrate sustained compliance with customer requirements

Qualifications We Require:

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical Engineering, Requirements Engineering or STEM discipline, or equivalent:

+ Higher degree (MS, PhD) in relevant discipline,

+ 8 years component or subsystem design experience that includes electrical, electromechanical, or mechanical design and requirements engineering practices.

+ Ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level security clearance.

Qualifications We Desire:

+ Demonstrated oral, written, and presentation communication skills.

+ Ability to effectively work with subcomponent and system teams for the successful execution and management of the technical requirements

+ Strong desire to be involved in product design, development and evaluation.

+ Experience in the application of engineering principles, and manufacturing methods.

+ Knowledge of the ND drawing and Engineering Authorization system

+ Knowledge of ND drawing requirements (CDs, PSs, SSs, B-series drawings, etc.)

+ Active DOE Q-level security clearance.

About Our Team:

The Interconnects Department designs develops tests and qualifies high voltage, RF, flat-flex, multi-wire, and fiber optic cable assemblies. We utilize the Realize Product Subsystem (RPSS) to develop Mark Quality products that cover the complete product realization cycle of requirements, design, development, specification, qualification, procurement, delivery and stockpile support through our partners at the National Security Campus (NSC). We employ defect-prevention strategies to gain an understanding of design margin during the development cycle. The department’s capabilities include the ability to address multiple challenging requirements related to meeting high reliability numbers over extremely long life, radiation tolerance, nuclear safety requirements, and size & weight restrictions. Adherence to safety, process controls, and quality principles is essential to the success of our department.

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.


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: 683130



  • Engineering
Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

 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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