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FAST Labs - Device Design and Materials Modeling Scientist

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Job Description
Looking to make a difference developing disruptive technologies? BAE Systems FAST Labs™ leads the way with opportunities for tackling the Defense and Intelligence Communities' hardest problems with innovative software and hardware solutions. FAST Labs, the research arm of BAE Systems' Electronic Systems, is seeking a Senior Scientist to join the R3 device Materials and Manufacturing (M&M) team. Ideal candidates are highly motivated and with experience in some of the following areas: semiconductor device physics and modeling, device fabrication, process design kit (PDK) and/or assembly design kit (ADK) generation, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), fabrication and metrology. A background in exploiting the electromagnetic, thermal, mechanical and/or quantum properties of novel materials, and their effects on fundamental device operation is preferred. The Device Design and Materials Modeling Scientist will be expected to support both program execution and proposal work to bring in new business. On-site, hybrid, and fully remote candidates will be considered.

  • Support the development of advanced semiconductor devices with emphasis on multi-physics modeling, microfabrication process development, metrology and related material studies.
  • Support development of multi-physics-based devices (e.g., MEMS) with emphasis on multi-physics modeling, microfabrication process development, metrology and related material studies
  • Work with Principal Investigators to advance overall technical skills and develop R&D expertise in the forefront of Advanced Microelectronics
  • Lead, plan, and execute project sub-tasks
  • Contribute to Research Proposal, White Paper, IP Disclosure, and Publication writing
  • Effectively communicate with clear, concise messaging to teams and leadership
  • Willingness to learn and apply new skills required to accomplish tasking

Based on multiple factors, remote work may be a possibility for this position, at the discretion of the business.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Bachelor's with foundation in physics, engineering, materials science or similar field
  • 3-5 years work experience in material sciences field with experience leading small teams
  • Familiarity with microfabrication process and multi-physics modeling
  • Ability to obtain and maintain DoD Secret Clearance

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • MS or PhD. in Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics, or Material Science and Engineering, or similar field
  • Familiarity with some of the following topics:
    • Magnetic (CoFe, NiFe, etc.), electro/thermal/mechanical (PZT, LiTaO3, etc.), optical (e.g., glass, SiN), quantum and wide bandgap semiconductor materials (GaN, SiC, etc.)
    • Device design and microfabrication
    • Device simulation software (TCAD, Finite Element Modeling)
    • Lithography mask design (kLayout, Cadence, AutoCAD, Mentor Graphics, L-Edit, ADS)
    • PDK development
    • Device testing (4 pt Van der Paw, VNA Probe Stations, Hall Measurements, and similar)
    • Various optical and electrical metrology (SEM, AFM, Interferometry, etc.)
  • Hands on experience with microfabrication processes
  • Working experience with multi-physics modeling tools/applications
  • Experience contributing to proposal writing, bidding and winning new business
  • Ability to coordinate technical project performance with program leadership
  • Demonstrated ability to reach across disparate technical domains to create novel solutions
  • External communications experience (published papers, conference presentations)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with experience presenting technical research to large audiences
  • Active DoD Secret clearance

Pay Information
Full-Time Salary Range: $92290 - $156860
Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience.
Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics.
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.
Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.

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What are BAE Systems Perks + Benefits

BAE Systems Benefits Overview

At BAE Systems, lives depend on us, and we depend on you. Helping you be your best—at work and at home—inspires us to deliver well-being programs and resources that allow you and your family to thrive in all areas of life.

Volunteer in local community
Open door policy
Team based strategic planning
Open office floor plan
Employee resource groups
Quarterly engagement surveys
Hybrid work model
Employee awards
Flexible work schedule
We promote flexibility through our leave policies, remote and hybrid work options, and alternative scheduling opportunities like the 9/80 schedule, which allows for every other Friday off.
Remote work program
Dedicated diversity and inclusion staff
Mandated unconscious bias training
Diversity employee resource groups
Hiring practices that promote diversity
Diversity recruitment program
Health Insurance + Wellness
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Pet insurance
Wellness programs
Mental health benefits
Transgender health care benefits
Abortion travel benefits
Financial & Retirement
401(K) matching
Charitable contribution matching
Pay transparency
Child Care & Parental Leave
Childcare benefits
Generous parental leave
Family medical leave
Adoption Assistance
We recognize families come in many forms. As an enrolled member of our benefits, you will have access to caregiving, childcare, fertility, adoption, and surrogacy financial assistance and resources.
Fertility benefits
Vacation + Time Off
Generous PTO
Paid volunteer time
Paid holidays
Paid sick days
Flexible time off
Floating holidays
Bereavement leave benefits
Office Perks
Commuter benefits
Company-sponsored outings
Free snacks and drinks
Some meals provided
Onsite office parking
Relocation assistance
Onsite gym
Professional Development
Job training & conferences
Tuition reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Continuing education stipend
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications
Personal development training
Virtual coaching services
Apprenticeship programs

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