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Postdoctoral Scholar

Job #101380

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s ( LBNL) Accelerator Technology and Applied Physics Division has an opening for a Postdoctoral Scholar to join the team.

In this role, you will work at the Accelerator Technology & Applied Physics (ATAP) Division to primarily conduct accelerator magnet superconductor and associated materials R&D and characterization. In this role, work will be performed within the Superconducting Magnet Program (SMP) as a member of a team of physicists, engineers, technologists, …

Postdoctoral Scholar

Job #101048

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s ( LBNL) Accelerator Technology & Applied Physics (ATAP) Division has an opening for a Postdoctoral Scholar to join the BELLA Center team.

In this exciting role, you will perform R&D on laser-plasma-acceleration (LPA), X-ray photon pulse generation and characterization, and nuclear science investigations using LPA-driven particle and radiation sources. In addition, you will participate in the general programmatic activities at the BELLA Center, including …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Engineering Division currently has multiple openings for Mechanical Technicians to join our team on the ATLAS Strip Modules projects.

Why Berkeley Lab

Are you a skilled semiconductor assembler and clean room technician with two years experience looking for an exciting opportunity to contribute to cutting-edge scientific research? Join the ATLAS (A Toroidal LHC ApparatuS) project team at the prestigious Berkeley Lab! Our team is responsible for the production …

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the ALS (Advance Light Source) is seeking a Mechanical Engineering Technologist who will be involved in providing diverse technical support in mechanical technology, demonstrating expertise in independent work on complex assignments, supporting the accelerator and its users. This includes developing specifications, planning methods, and applying broad mechanical and electro-mechanical knowledge to achieve desired outcomes. Additionally, there's potential …

Electrical Engineer

Job #101400

POSITION: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has multiple openings for an Electrical Engineers in Berkeley, CA.

Duties: Lead the Electrical Cabling and Infrastructure effort for the ALS-U upgrade project at LBNL. Coordinate with subsystem leads to ensure that cabling needs are captured and managed satisfactorily. Generate cabling routing plans and cable tray designs and ensure NEC compliance. Manage contractor design of AC distribution hardware and review for NEC compliance. Interact with internal …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Engineering Division has an opening for an Electronics Engineering Associate to join the team.

In this role, you are responsible for providing technical support under general supervision and consultation with scientists and engineers. Provide moderately complex and varied application of sophisticated technological skills, scientific principles, mathematics, project management and technical support for the Beamlines and Accelerator section of the Advanced …

Electronics Engineer

Job #101199

POSITION: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has multiple openings for an Electronics Engineer in
Berkeley, CA.

Duties: Perform a variety of engineering tasks related to state-of-the-art electronic instrumentation and data
acquisition systems for particle accelerators and other scientific applications. Work with all phases of a
system's lifetime: conceptualization, design, planning, implementation, and commissioning. Develop
FPGA-based Digital Signal Processing systems (similar to software-defined …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Engineering Division has an opening for a Lead Power Supply Electronics Engineer to join the team.

This position is responsible for leading all activities in the full system life cycle of the Power Conversion systems for electro-magnets, whether pulsed or continuous duty, range from tens of Watts to roughly 0.5 MW average. The Lead Engineer will be responsible for design work, planning and implementation, in collaboration with project management and other …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Engineering Division has an opening for a Senior Associate Electronics Engineer to join the team.

In this role, you will collaborate with scientists, engineers, and colleagues to provide expertise in addressing a wide array of complex technical issues related to the Beamline and Storage Ring systems within the Advanced Light Source Electrical Engineering group. In addition to delivering independent solutions and support across various electronic systems …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab's Engineering Division has an opening for an Electrical Safety Officer to join their team. Reporting to the Engineering Division, but also assigned to the ALS Division and ALS-U project, this role involves implementing an effective Electrical Safety Program. The officer provides expertise in Electrical Safety, acting as a champion for safety. They ensure compliance with DOE Orders and regulations, recommending and implementing processes to monitor and prevent electrical …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab's Engineering Division is seeking an Engineering Student Assistant to support the Advanced Light Source (ALS) project. This position involves working closely with the ALS-U engineering group to upgrade the facility. The ALS is a prominent scientific user facility, providing access to advanced x-ray, infrared, and ultraviolet light for various research fields. The ALS-U project aims to maintain the facility's leadership in soft x-ray science. Joining this project …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Engineering Division has an opening for a Controls Software Engineer to join the team.

In this role, you will develop and maintain the software control system that runs experiments at the ALS x-ray beamlines. Under broad supervision, support scientists and their experiments. Work with scientists and engineers to gather requirements, develop, test and maintain solutions related to motors, instruments, detectors, and cameras. Implement new features to an existing …

POSITION: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has multiple openings for a Manufacturing Engineer in Berkeley, CA.

Duties: Coordinate the fabrication of mechanical vacuum assemblies and equipment for ALS-U. Create work instructions, quality assurance documents, test and inspection plans, and other plans to support validation of delivered components. Write specifications for technically complex procurements; including the gathering and organization of technical details and requirements. Provide …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Engineering Division has an opening for an Electronics Engineering Technologist (Swing Shift) to join the team.

In this role, you will provide advanced technical support of a variety of electronics systems. Test, evaluate, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain complex electronic and electro-mechanical equipment and systems with the use of technological skills, scientific principles, and mathematics.

What You Will Do:
– Read and interpret schematics, sketches, …

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) Engineering Division currently has multiple openings for Mechanical Technicians to join our team on the ALS and CXRO programs.

Under the guidance of a mentor or work lead, you will be exposed to a variety of routine technical work including assembling, installing, set up, operating, testing, inspecting, maintaining, troubleshooting, fabricating, machining, or modifying standard scientific apparatus, parts, components, and equipment. You will also work …

Power Supply Engineer

Job #100553

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Engineering Division has an opening for a Power Supply Engineer to join the team.

This position is responsible for overseeing the full system lifecycle of the Power Conversion systems for electro-magnets, whether pulsed or continuous duty and range from tens of Watts to roughly 0.5 MW average. This role will contribute to or lead design work, collaborate with other system engineers and scientists within the ALS, ALS-U (upgrade project), other divisions, …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Engineering Division has an opening for a RF Electronics Engineer to join the team.

In this exciting role, you will support the Advanced Light Source (ALS) accelerator complex, in a variety of engineering tasks to include: developmental work, characterization measurements, and design and development of subsystems. Additionally, you will conduct repairs in support of the Radio Frequency ( RF) systems currently installed and perform reconfiguration and design …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Nuclear Science Division has an opening for a Postdoctoral Scholar to join the team.

In this role, you will work in the Relativistic Nuclear Collisions (RNC) program within the Nuclear Science Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory on the physics analysis and/or instrumentation aspects of high energy nuclear physics. You will participate in the design and development of the outer silicon tracker, based on Monolithic Active Pixel Sensor (MAPS) …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Nuclear Science Division has an opening for Physicist Staff Scientists (Career-Track) to join the team.

In this role, you will be responsible for conducting original independent experimental physics research, with an emphasis on the structure and reactions of exotic nuclei. An initial focus will be on the development of an exciting research program exploiting recent advances in the field associated with the capabilities at advanced rare-isotope beam facilities …

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s ( LBNL) Nuclear Science Division ( NSD) has an opening for an Administrative Assistant III to join the team.

In this role, you will provide a full range of advanced, complex, and diverse administrative services to multiple scientific programs. Working in a dynamic environment with competing priorities requires considerable judgment and initiative to anticipate and resolve problems with a high degree of flexibility, discretion, and tact. Interacts frequently with …

The Nuclear Science Division (NSD) at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has an opening for a Postdoctoral Researcher, with focus on the application of machine learning techniques to address the challenges of optimization of the world-leading gamma-ray spectrometer, GRETA and the superconducting ECR ion source VENUS.

What You Will Do:
– Collaborate with scientists, technicians, and engineers, become familiar with the safe operation and basic scientific principles of both GRETA and VENUS.

– Participate …

The Physics Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) announces the competition for the 2024 Owen Chamberlain Fellowships in Experimental Particle Physics and Cosmology. The Fellowship is named after Berkeley Nobel Laureate Owen Chamberlain, who, together with Emilio Segrè, Clyde Wiegand, and Thomas Ypsilantis, discovered the anti-proton at the Berkeley Bevatron in 1955.

The Physics Division has a long tradition of advanced instrument and detector development, computational …

The Physics Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) has an opening for a Cosmic Microwave Background Divisional Fellow who will make substantial contributions to the design, construction, operations and scientific analyses of the CMB-S4 project; collaborate with the scientific staff within the Division, the Laboratory and the international community; and supervise postdoctoral fellows and students. The Divisional Fellow position is an approximate equivalent to a tenure track junior …

Postdoctoral Scholar

Job #100247

The Physics Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has an opening for a Postdoctoral Scholar to work on the project titled "Phonon Control for Next-Generation Superconducting Systems and Sensors" under the guidance of the group leader. Their focus will be on the development of two main applications using ultrahigh-frequency phononics tools.

The first application aims to use phonon traps to enhance the performance of superconducting qubits in quantum processors. …