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University of Rochester Sr Laboratory Engineer - 215826 in Rochester, New York

Sr Laboratory Engineer

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Laser Lab & COI

Full/Part Time


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Full Time 40 hours Grade 055 LLE Engg-Engineering


8:30 AM-5:30 PM


Position Summary:

The Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) of the University of Rochester is a unique national resource for research and education in science and technology focusing on using lasers to initiate fusion and high energy density physics. LLE is currently seeking an experienced senior laboratory engineer in the Electronics and Controls Engineering group.

The successful candidate will design and support custom high-speed/high-bandwidth electrical circuits and systems used on high power experimental laser systems. The candidate will be working independently with scientists and engineers from other disciplines in a team environment writing requirements, presenting project reviews, designing/fielding custom equipment, and documenting final assemblies.


  • Design, assembly, documentation, testing and troubleshooting electronic circuits and systems

  • Laboratory electrical measurement techniques, including high-bandwidth oscilloscopes and RF test equipment

  • CAD schematic capture

  • Component level circuit design and troubleshooting

  • Circuit simulation with SPICE or equivalent

  • Understanding of lumped and distributed circuit analysis


Bachelor's degree in an appropriate engineering discipline plus 3-5 years of engineering experience; or an equivalent combination of education and engineering experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Candidate should have a BSEE and 10 years of experience, or MSEE and 5 years of relevant experience or equivalent.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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