Quantum Electronic Device Testing

Malibu, CA
Science & Engineering - Materials & Microsystems Laboratory – Materials & Microsystems /
Regular /
Based in Southern California with locations in Malibu, Calabasas, Westlake Village and Camarillo; HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art. 

Essential Duties:
Conduct electrical measurements of semiconductor quantum-effect devices at cryogenic temperatures. 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.
Required Skills:
Analog and digital electrical circuits, coding, development and use of automated semiconductor data acquisition, data analysis, cryogenic test equipment. 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. Requires frequent technical communication with team members, including oral and written reporting. Requires good scientific communication skills, a strong work ethic, enjoyment of problem solving, and a natural scientific curiosity.

Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree in physics, applied physics, electrical engineering, materials science, or related field
Physical Requirements:
Must be able to climb ladders to use elevated test equipment. Must be able to work safely in a laboratory environment.

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

The base salary range for this full-time position is $76,530 - $93,320 + bonus + benefits.

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HRL offers a generous and very competitive total compensation and benefits package. Our Regular/Full Time benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K match, gym facilities, PTO, growth potential, and an exciting and challenging work environment (https://www.hrl.com/careers/benefits).

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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.