- Laboratory Experience
- Assembly Experience
- Disability Insurance
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Dental Insurance
- Health Insurance
Global Science & Technology, Inc (GST), a growing high technology company, is seeking an experienced Junior Engineer to support the Detector Characterization Laboratory (DCL) at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD.
The Junior Engineer will provide support to laboratories at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC). Will be responsible for assembly of cryogenics instruments, systems, data acquisition, data reduction and detailed characterization of a variety of IR, visible and other sensors. Understanding of the physics of the detectors would be very helpful. Ongoing and future flight projects that have provided funding for detector characterization include Hubble Space Telescope, James Webb Space Telescope and Landsat Data Continuity Mission EUCLID and WFIRST.
BS in Physics or Electrical Engineering. Recent graduate to two years of experience
Experience in cryogenics and cryo-cooled systems
Experience with IDL, MATLAB or LabView
Experience in assembling laboratory electronics and Electronics design skills
Experience with Detector characterization and ability to trouble shoot the inconsistent detector behavior
Programming in C and Assembly
Strong written and oral skills with the ability to communicate results
Physical Requirement(s) Needed:
Ability to use a computer
Mental Requirement(s) Needed:
Ability to work both independently and with a team
U.S. citizenship or Permanent Residency is required.
Selected applicants will be subject to a government background investigation.
GST offers competitive salaries; vacation, sick, and holiday leave; major medical, dental, life, long-term and short-term disability insurance; 401K retirement plan; tuition assistance; and opportunities for employee career growth and development.
You may also fax your resume to (240) 366-5994. If you need assistance, please call 301-474-9696.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans' status. GST is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.