Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Senior Engineer

    Posted Date 6 months ago(6/5/2018 8:32 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-1536
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Engineering
    Type
    Full-Time
    Location : City
    Las Vegas
    Location : State/Province (Full Name)
    Nevada
  • Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree in an engineering program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), and 5 years' related experience.
    • Master’s degree is preferred.
    • Skill building experience must demonstrate either deeper technical specialization or additional cross-disciplinary knowledge.  Graduate research experience may be recognized.
    • Completion and delivery of products to a customer is a plus.
    • Wide background and experience in electronics to include digital, analog, broadband radio frequency (RF), and printed circuit board (PCB) design and layout.  Field-programmable gate array (FPGA) experience is desired.
    • Strong programming skills in the embedded microprocessor environment is preferred.
    • Digital signal processing experience is a plus.
    • Must be able to interact with all levels of customers from technical staff to executives.
    • Ability to support occasional field events.
    • Must possess the skills to promote an open and informal communications environment and develop mutual trust and teamwork.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
    • Pre-placement physical examination, which includes a drug screen, is required.  MSTS maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
    • Must possess an appropriate, valid driver's license.

     

    Department of Energy Q Clearance (position will be cleared to this level). Reviews and tests for the absence of any illegal drug as defined in 10 CFR Part 707.4, “Workplace Substance Abuse Programs at DOE Sites,” will be conducted.  Applicant selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation, and subsequent reinvestigations, and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. Successful completion of a counterintelligence evaluation, which may include a counterintelligence-scope polygraph examination, may also be required. Reference 10 CFR Part 709, “Counterintelligence Evaluation Program.”
     
    Eligibility Requirements – To obtain a clearance, an individual must be a U.S. citizen at least 18 years of age. Reference DOE Order 472.2, “Personnel Security.”

     

    MSTS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. MSTS is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

    Responsibilities

    Perform as a Senior Electrical Engineer for the Advanced Technology Solutions section of the Special Programs Department located at the Remote Sensing Laboratory (RSL-N), located on Nellis Air Force Base.  This section’s main efforts involve developing and delivering specialized instruments for customer field use.

    • Active participant from the initial idea development, proposal writing, technical work, progress reporting, and generation of final report.
    • Provide technical support, technical direction, and collaboration with other engineers and technical project team members on multiple projects.
    • Develop engineering designs for early proof of concept units that may lead to advanced prototype fabrication.
    • Technical tasks will include, but are not limited to component selection, circuit board layout, testing, and troubleshooting at component level.
    • Work with the design team to develop customized mechanical packaging to meet the customers design requirements.
    • Must be a self-starter with the ability to operate with minimal supervision and deliver projects on time and within budget constraints.

     

    Overview

    If you’re looking for an interesting, fulfilling career, you’ve come to the right place!

     

    At Mission Support and Test Services, LLC (MSTS), we’re a dynamic team of employees who manage and operate the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS), formerly known as the Nevada Test Site. A premier outdoor, indoor and underground national laboratory for unique, high-level experiments, the NNSS has offices across the country, including Southern Nevada; Santa Barbara and Livermore, California; Washington, D.C.; and Albuquerque and Los Alamos, New Mexico. We’re dedicated to working together as a team to keep our nation safe. Join us!

     

    MSTS is a limited liability company consisting of Honeywell International Inc. (Honeywell), Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs), and Stoller Newport News Nuclear, Inc. (SN3).