PSL R&D Engineer,Sr with Security Clearance
Company: New Mexico State -Physical Science Laboratory
Location: Las Cruces
Posted on: November 10, 2019
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Department Contact Name: Karen Hamilton
Department Contact Email:
Requisition Number 1901941S Target Hourly/Salary Rate $74,460 -
$83,640 Salary commensurate with education, experience, and skill
sets Pay Level 12
Pay Base Salary JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Provide RF and electrical analysis of a variety of military
- Work with engineering team to perform research and development to
support development of RF Electronic Countermeasures (ECM)
electronic protection and attack systems
- Develop specifications and requirements for RF, analog, digital,
and power systems
- Design, evaluate, and document RF, analog, digital, and power
- Provide expertise and technical support to the engineering and
- Repair RF, analog, digital, and power systems
- Provide technical guidance and assistance to junior engineers
- Assist in the develop of short and long range schedules and
ensure schedules are met
- Provide input for progress and status reports REQUIREMENTS:
Five (5) years of professional experience directly related to the
standard duties as outlined
Bachelor?s degree in Engineering. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
- Must be a U.S. Citizen
- Current Active or Interim clearance is preferred or must be able
to obtain clearance within six (6) months of start of
- Must maintain clearance throughout employment
Working Conditions and Physical Effort:
Environment: Work involves moderate exposure to unusual elements,
such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant
odors, and/or loud noises.
Physical Effort: Moderate physical activity.
Lifting Requirements: Requires handling of average-weight objects
up to 25 pounds or standing and/or walking for more than four (4)
hours per day.
Risk: Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or
physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions.
Compressed Work Schedule: Monday-Thursday, 9-hour days; Friday,
8-hour day with every alternate Friday off WORK SITE:
White Sands Missile Range (WSMR), NM Posting Date 09/12/2019
Closing Date 09/26/2019 Required Documents Resume/CV Letter of
Interest/Cover Letter Unofficial Transcripts (Undergraduate and
Graduate Combined) APPLICATION DETAILS CAN BE FOUND AT THE
http://jobs.nmsu.edu/postings/36207 APPLICANTS MUST APPLY AT
http://jobs.nmsu.edu/postings/36452 SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO
The electronic application is the *official* document that will be
used to qualify applicants.
Paper/email documents will not be accepted.
Required documents must be attached to the on-line application.
Usually works with minimum supervision, conferring with lead and/or
supervisor on unusual matters. Has appreciable latitude for
unreviewed action or decision. Performs an assortment of moderately
complex research and development engineering duties such as
developing, designing, and evaluating new approaches to meet
project objectives, planning of manufacturing and fabrication, and
the installation, operation, and maintenance of complex apparatus.
Provides support to activities in the use of electrical devices for
commercial, domestic, and industrial use. Works directly with
engineers in other disciplines to enhance production, quality and
meet customer specifications and requirements. May provide work
guidance and training to lower level professional and technical
staff. Classification Standard Duties: Manages projects which may
require the use of sophisticated project planning techniques.
Plans, schedules, conducts, or coordinates detailed phases of the
work of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.
Carries out feasibility studies for new technical innovations.
Draws up plans and specifications for moderately complex projects,
using computer-assisted engineering and design software. Estimates
material, and labor costs, and project timelines. May coordinate
the work of other engineers, technicians and craftspeople. Tests
installations and systems, and analyzes data making sure projects
meet applicable system requirements. Oversees inspection and
maintenance programs. Attends meetings, writes reports and gives
presentations to managers and clients. Knowledge:
Knowledge and understanding of engineering principles, procedures,
regulations, and standards applicable to the job. Can apply
engineering principles, and models when conducting experiments and
research activities. Understanding of design and testing
methodologies required for new electrical, mechanical, or
electromagnetic components, equipment, systems, and networks.
Excellent communication skills. Excellent engineering, math,
science, technology and IT skills. Excellent team-working and
people skills. Good budgetary skills. Strong decision-making
Ability to analyze complex problems and assess possible solutions.
The ability to explain design ideas clearly. The ability to
prioritize and plan effectively. Ability to direct, evaluate, train
and supervise the work of assigned personnel; communicate
effectively in written and oral form; develop and maintain
effective working relationships; use independent judgment and
initiative; organize and direct several activities; analyze and
evaluate information. Ability to assess the capabilities of
existing system components, equipment, systems, and networks.
Understanding of the University?s mission, vision and goals.
New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant
institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning
Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and
Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the
southern end of New Mexico?s Rio Grande Research Corridor,
exceeding $140 million in research and public service expenditures.
NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal
government with a total minority enrollment over 48%. Home to the
state?s NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in Las Cruces,
which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande
Valley, and the Organ Mountains, an extension of the Rocky Mountain
chain. The University is committed to building a cultural diverse
educational environment. NMSU is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse,
broadly training faculty and staff. Women, minorities, people with
disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
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