The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is
encouraging applications for an Electrical Engineer I or II to join
our team! An Electrical Engineer I or II has shown capability to
perform designs, analyses, and/or perform tests with support from
peers, the lead EE, and/or other mentors. They show proficiency in
more than one field of EE, and/or interact with the other subject
areas of engineering within LASP. Designs are vetted by the project
team, lead EE, peer-reviewers, etc.
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a
culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students
dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We
are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and
individuals with disabilities.
Who We Are
LASP at the University of Colorado Boulder (CU) began in 1948, a
decade before NASA. We are the world’s only academic research
institute to have sent instruments to all eight planets and
What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be
What You Should Know
- Designs, tests, debugs, and operates space flight
- Work through complex production documentation and processes,
and shepherd design through basic production functions.
- Work closely with other engineers and other fields (Systems,
Mechanical, Thermal, Software, Science, QA, and Project Management)
- Perform design and reliability analyses including Parts Stress
Analysis and Worst-Case Analysis and other analyses as
- Work with external vendors for layout, assembly, etc. as
- Assist in requirements generation and verification.
- Generate peer-review and NASA review materials.
What We Can Offer
- Due to Export Control restrictions, only US Persons and
Permanent Residents may apply.
- This position is contingent upon LASP winning several exciting
grants/contracts that will fund the position.
$61,000.00 - $103,000.00.
The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits
, including medical, dental,
retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The
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What We Require
What You Will Need
- Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science
and / or Electrical and Computer Engineering (other degrees will be
evaluated on a case-by-case basis).
What We Would Like You To Have
- Design knowledge in one these EE fields:
- Electrical Wiring Harness Design and Manufacturing
- Ground Support Equipment Design (hardware and/or software)
- Embedded Microprocessor System Design (hardware and/or
- Power Conversion (Low-Voltage and/or High-Voltage Power
- Digital Printed Wiring Board (a.k.a. Printed Circuit Board)
- Digital FPGA Design and Verification (VHDL/Verilog)
- Analog/Detector/Mechanism Control Design and Monitoring
- Low noise analog circuit design
- Motor controller design
- Experience with schematic design tools (OrCad, Allegro, Eagle,
- Experience with circuit simulation tools (PSpice, LTspice,
- Experience with layout tools (PADS, Eagle, Altium, ORCAD PCB,
CAM350, or equivalent).
- Working knowledge in one or more areas outside the EE fields
To apply, please submit the following materials:
- Resume or CV
- Cover letter addressed to the Search Committee briefly
describing your qualifications, professional goals, and specific
interest in this position.
If you are selected as the finalist, your degree will be verified
by the CU Boulder Campus Human Resources department using an
approved online vendor. If your degree was obtained outside of the
United States, please submit a translated version as an optional
Review of applications will begin as they are received. The
position will remain open until filled.
Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For
consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs
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