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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:
Mechanical Engineer
RF Linac Design Engineer

 


Mechanical Engineer

 

We are looking to hire an experienced mechanical engineer to work on our ever-growing volume of R&D and sales projects. The mechanical engineer will work directly under the Vice President of Engineering. In addition to performing high-level design and engineering work, he or she will guide and oversee the work of less experienced engineers.

 

The job duties will include:

  • Perform mechanical, thermal, magnetic design and engineering of scientific instrumentation (accelerator components).
  • Guide and manage product development, including fabrication drawings, work instructions, quality control.

  • Coordinate and oversee engineering tasks, including; design, computer simulation, prototyping, fabrication, assembly and implementation of QA procedures.

  • Collaborate with other key employees to create balanced and effective project teams.

  • Interface with collaborating laboratories to coordinate experiment installations.

  • Write and review proposals, final reports and technical papers.

  • Assist with the professional development of junior engineers in team/department.

 

Requirements for the job are:

  • Problem solving mentality with the ability to come up with innovative solutions
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Fluidity with SolidWorks
  • Ability to accurately and precisely generate manufacturing prints per ASME 14.5Y-2009
  • Demonstrated experience in project management.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Physics, Mechanical Engineering, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience, preferably in both industrial and research settings.

 

Preference will be given to candidates with experience in one or more of the following areas: RadiaBeam is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Particle accelerator technology

  • Vacuum electronics (i.e. X-ray tubes)

  • Cargo or baggage inspection systems

  • ANSYS or SolidWorks Simulation FEM fluency

  • High-power radio-frequency (RF) / microwave power sources and components.

  • Furnace brazing and braze joint and assembly design.

  • Power transformer design and engineering.

  • Cryogenic vessel design and engineering

  • Electromagnetics simulations utilizing standard or software packages, including the ability to validate magnet harmonic content.

  • Design, assembly and testing of Ultra High Vacuum (UHV) systems.

 

 

This position will be located at our headquarters in Santa Monica, CA. Interested applicants should send an email with a resume and a SHORT introduction (no cover letter!) in PDF format to jobs@radiabeam.com with "Mechanical Engineer" in the subject line.

 


RF Linac Design Engineer

 

RadiaBeam is hiring an RF Linac Design Engineer to support the ongoing experimental R&D and Sales projects of its RF division. Please note that experience with RF accelerator design is required, and applications that do not demonstrate this will not be reviewed.

 

The job duties will include:

  • Design, simulate, and test linacs and other RF structures
  • 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

 

Requirements for the job are:

  • Masters degree in physics or electrical engineering + at least 5 years of experience.
  • Experience with RF design of linear accelerator and other RF structures
  • Experience with electromagnetic simulation codes such as HFSS, Microwave Studio
  • Experience with beam dynamics simulations of linacs and other RF structures using codes such as PARMELA or GPT
  • Experience with thermal simulations of linacs and RF structures
  • Experience with cold testing and tuning linacs and other RF structures
  • Familiarity with lab instruments including network analyzers
  • Experience with conditioning linacs and other RF structures
  • Excellent manual dexterity and hardware assembly skills

 

Preference will be given to candidates with experience in one or more of the following areas: RadiaBeam is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Experience with medical and industrial linacs
  • Experience with magnetrons, klystrons and high voltage supplies

 

 

This position will be located at our headquarters in Santa Monica, CA. Interested applicants should send an email with a resume and a SHORT introduction (no cover letter!) in PDF format to jobs@radiabeam.com with "RF Engineer" in the subject line.