Arizona State University
Job Location
Tempe, AZ 85287
$66,240 - $100,000 per year; DOE
Job Description

Electronics Engineer Sr
Arizona State University
Biodesign Smb
Campus: Tempe
Requisition ID#: 27614BR

Salary Range:
$66,240 - $100,000 per year; DOE

Close Date:

Job Description:
The Biodesign Center for Single Molecule Biophysics is seeking an Electronics Engineer, Sr. with experience in low-noise analog measurement to join a group of physicists, chemists and device engineers working on the development of a solid state DNA sequencing chip based on measurement of electron tunneling currents.

Essential Duties:
Optimize existing measurement equipment for lowest noise and highest frequency performance.
Set up and optimize new custom electronics being developed by a subcontractor, designed to acquire multiple data channels in parallel.
Participate in electrical measurements on devices in collaboration with other group members.
Set up software for data acquisition, storage and sharing.


Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field AND five (5) years of engineering or related experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.

Desired Qualifications:
Experience in research at the Master’s degree level
Demonstrated knowledge with the biomedical industry
Experience in low-noise analog signal acquisition and digital interfacing with analog circuits (5 years)

Working Environment:
Activities are performed in an environmentally controlled office setting subject to extended periods of sitting, keyboarding and manipulating a computer mouse
Required to stand for varying lengths of time and walk moderate distances to perform work
Frequent bending, reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling up to 25 pounds
Regular activities require ability to quickly change priorities, which may include and/or are subject to resolution of conflict
Communicate to perform essential functions

Department Statement:
The Biodesign Institute addresses today's critical global challenges in healthcare, sustainability, and security by developing solutions inspired from natural systems and translating those solutions into commercially viable products and clinical practices.

The Biodesign Center for Single Molecular Biophysics uses nanotechnology to study the physical processes on which life is based using the simplest model systems — those that exist on the level of a single molecule or several molecules. By doing this, we can gain a better understanding of gene regulation, molecular signaling and molecular transport in cells that will lead to improved biosensors and other new technologies.
ASU is a tobacco-free university. For details visit www.asu.edu/tobaccofree

AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

Employment Verification Statement:
ASU conducts pre-employment screening which may include verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.

Background Check Statement:
ASU conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the background check.

How to Apply

Instructions to Apply:
Application deadline is 3:00PM Arizona time on the date indicated.

Please include all employment information in month/year format (e.g., 6/88 to 8/94), job title, job duties and name of employer for each position.

Resume should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge and experience meets the Minimum and Desired qualifications of this position.

ASU does not pay for travel expenses associated with interviews, unless otherwise indicated.

Only electronic applications are accepted for this position.
To apply please go to www.asu.edu/asujobs/ click "External Applicant" under Staff job opportunities, see Req Id# 27614BR or go directly to:

About Our Organization

Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 90,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.

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