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RadiaBeam Technologies is a rapidly growing R&D and manufacturing company specializing in the field of particle accelerator technology. Current areas of work include advanced accelerators for industrial and medical applications, novel radio frequency (RF) structures, and instrumentation and diagnostics for scientific research facilities. Our market is international, and to-date most of our sales revenue has come from outside the US.

 

RadiaBeam offers competitive benefits and a dynamic, flexible workplace with extensive opportunity for advancement. RadiaBeam is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Two positions are currently available at RadiaBeam Technologies:
Accelerator Scientist
Electrical Engineer

 


Accelerator Scientist 

RadiaBeam Technologies is a successful, growing R&D and high-tech manufacturing company with headquarters in Santa Monica, CA. We develop novel particle accelerators and accelerator-related instrumentation, optical systems and advanced manufacturing techniques. We currently have approximately 50 employees.

 

RadiaBeam is hiring an Accelerator Scientist to support its ongoing experimental R&D and Sales projects.

 

Job duties will include:

  • Design, simulate, and test accelerators and accelerator components
  • Lead research and product development projects as Principle Investigator
  • Initiate original research and product ideas, and generate peer-reviewed, high quality proposals, technical reports and scientific publications

 

The requirements for the position are:

  • PhD degree in physics or electrical engineering + at least 5 years of experience.
  • Expertise in the design, engineering, manufacturing and testing of circular accelerators.
  • Experience with electromagnetic simulation codes (Opera or Maxwell)
  • Experience with beam dynamics simulations (i.e. Parmela, GPT, MAD-X)
  • Excellent manual dexterity and hardware assembly skills
  • Demonstrated experience in project management.

 

Preference will be given to candidates with experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Medical and industrial accelerators
  • Ion/proton sources, accelerators, ion beam transport, ion beam diagnostics and applications of ion beams
  • ANSYS Mechanical thermal analysis
  • Control systems (PLCs, NI cRIO)
  • Analog, Digital, and mixed-signal circuits
  • High-voltage circuits
  • PCB layout

 

Interested applicants should send an email with a resume and a SHORT introduction (no cover letter!) to jobs@radiabeam.com with "Accelerator Scientist" in the subject line.

 


Electrical Engineer

RadiaBeam Technologies is a successful, growing R&D and high-tech manufacturing company with headquarters in Santa Monica, CA. We develop novel particle accelerators and accelerator-related instrumentation, high-power radio-frequency (RF) sources, optical systems and advanced manufacturing techniques. We currently have approximately 50 employees.

 

RadiaBeam is hiring an Electrical Engineer to support the ongoing experimental R&D and Sales projects of its RF division.

 

Job duties will include:

  • Research, develop, design, test and support custom electronics
  • Design and implement control systems for accelerators
  • Provide technical support and documentation on new and existing products
  • Perform AC & DC power calculation and design safety compliant distribution circuits
  • Create schematics and PCB layouts
  • Assemble PCBs (surface mount and through-hole), cables and harnesses
  • Source components and lab equipment
  • Verify schematics and PCB layouts developed by others
  • Help organize and maintain the laboratory

 

The requirements for the position are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or similar field + at least 10 years of experience, or Master’s in electrical engineering or similar field + at least 5 years of experience.
  • Capability to design analog, digital, and mixed-signal processing circuits
  • Experience in the design, assembly and testing of high-speed pulsed circuits
  • Fluent with CAD produced schematics and PCB layout
  • Excellent manual dexterity and electronics assembly skills (boards, cables, enclosures, etc)
  • Experience with control systems, including either PLCs or CompactRIO.
  • Familiarity with instrument control and data acquisition using LabVIEW
  • Proficiency with test equipment: oscilloscopes, VNAs, waveform generators, DVMs, etc
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills

 

Preference will be given to candidates with experience in one or more of the following:

  • Pulsed-power experience related to high-energy x-ray or accelerator systems
  • Experience with high voltage (>10kV) electronics
  • RF measurements and components
  • High power solid state circuits, devices, or systems
  • Embedded electronics – FPGAs, CPLDs, micro-controllers
  • Communication protocols experience in TCP, UDP, SPI, RS232, RS485, USB
  • Other laboratory skills (high vacuum techniques, data analysis, radiation measurement, etc.)

 

RadiaBeam offers competitive benefits and a dynamic, flexible workplace with extensive opportunity for advancement. RadiaBeam is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Interested applicants should send an email with a resume and a SHORT introduction (no cover letter!) to jobs@radiabeam.com with "Electrical Engineer" in the subject line. FAILURE TO FOLLOW THESE DIRECTIONS WILL RESULT IN YOUR APPLICATION NOT BEING REVIEWED.