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ENGINEER I - Quantum Electronic Device Testing

Malibu, CA, USA Req #389
Thursday, September 3, 2020

Located in Malibu, California, HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Conduct electrical measurements of semiconductor quantum-effect devices at cryogenic temperatures. Requires good scientific communication skills, a strong work ethic, enjoyment of problem solving, and a natural scientific curiosity. Assist in electrical measurement system development; use cryogenic test systems; develop software for device testing; analyze samples using automated data acquisition equipment; and organize, update, and summarize measurement results. Requires frequent technical communication with team members, including oral and written reporting.


EXPERIENCE DESIRED:
Analog and digital electrical circuits, coding, development and use of automated semiconductor data acquisition, data analysis, cryogenic test equipment.


KNOWLEDGE DESIRED:
Basic principles of low-noise, electrical measurement; basic electronic design and analysis; basic computer skills (spreadsheets, presentations, word processing, and scientific programming); statistical analysis; basics of coding, though specific language less important; semiconductor device physics; basic quantum mechanics.


ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must be able to climb ladders to use elevated test equipment. Must be able to work safely in a laboratory environment.

 
EDUCATION DESIRED:
Bachelor’s degree in physics, applied physics, electrical engineering, materials science, or related field
 


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
U.S. Citizenship. Must have or be willing to apply for a security clearance.

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

HRL offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K match, gym facilities, PTO, growth potential, and an exciting and challenging work environment.
 
HRL Laboratories is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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  • Pay Type Salary
  • Malibu, CA, USA