Current Openings (click here for Internships)

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HRL is an equal opportunity employer - EOE/AA M/F/V/D

Applied Electromagnetics (AEL)

The Applied Electromagnetics Laboratory provides stimulating work opportunities in electromagnetics, photonics, RF technologies, and computational physics. We have unique capabilities for designing small or conformal antennas and integrating these technologies in vehicle systems. We’re also developing state-of-the-art optoelectronics technologies for microwave signal distribution, waveform generation and signal processing. In computational physics, we apply the world’s leading expertise in electromagnetic modeling, electronic material design, and quantum information science to design new electromagnetic and electronic materials and devices. Qualified candidates with a M.S. or Ph.D. degree are encouraged to submit their resumes.

  • Research Staff, Semiconductor Device Physicist - 1450.10
  • Research Staff, Scientific Computing - 1550.02
  • [CONTRACT] Semiconductor Device Simulation - RR10629
  • Research Staff, Instrumentation Scientist - 1550.04

Information & Systems Sciences (ISSL)

The Information & Systems Sciences Laboratory offers many rewarding opportunities for technical growth and exciting participation on the leading-edge research in wireless communications, neuromorphic computing, brain-machine interfaces, trusted computing, target recognition, and automated knowledge and content extraction. Candidates with a Ph.D. or MS degree or equivalent experience in network sciences, computational neuroscience, mathematics, robotics, machine learning and pattern recognition, computer science and engineering, and demonstrated achievement in related areas are invited to submit their resumes.

  • Post Doc Research Staff, Cognitive Computing - 1521.04
  • Post Doc Research Staff, Machine Intelligence - 1521.05
  • Post Doc Research Staff, Machine Reasoning - 1521.06
  • Post Doc Research Staff, Novel Computing Architectures - 1621.03
  • Post Doc Research Staff, Mathematics of Complex Systems - 1621.04

Microelectronics (MEL)

The Microelectronics Laboratory has a variety of opportunities for professional growth and high-visibility on projects developing state-of-the-art mixed-signal integrated circuits and MMICs operating at millimeter wave frequencies; heteroepitaxial III-V materials and devices (including InP, GaN, and antimonide-based semiconductors); and growing activities in electronic subsystem simulation and analog signal processing. Candidates with a Ph.D. or M.S. degree and experience in electrical engineering or other related engineering disciplines and demonstrated achievement in these areas are invited to submit their resumes.

  • Development Engineer, RF GaN Process and Layout - 1331.21
  • Research Staff, Systems Engineering Support - 1531.06
  • Research Staff, IC Design & Hardware Engineering - 1531.09
  • Senior R&D Specialist, FEI FIB Engineer (MA) - 1531.17
  • Development Engineer, Advanced Packaging - 1531.18
  • Development Engineer Sr. - 1631.04

Sensors & Materials (SML)

The Sensors and Materials Laboratory offers a wide range of career opportunities working in the areas of engineered structural and active materials, energy and thermal technologies, nanotechnologies, innovative detector materials and sensors, and microelectromechanical (MEM) device design and processing. The lab possesses exceptional technical strength in applied materials science, novel chemical technologies and innovative detector design and fabrication. Our multidisciplinary staff includes worldclass scientists and engineers in materials science; mechanical, electrical, and chemical engineering; physics and chemistry. Qualified candidates with a M.S. or Ph.D. degree are encouraged to submit their resumes.

  • Post Doc Research Staff, MEMS Device & Fabrication - 1360.07
  • Development Engineer Sr., Cryogenic Measurement System Development - 1460.14
  • Development Engineer - 1560.08
  • Development Engineer, Cryogenic Device Characterization - 1560.11
  • Composites Processing and Prototyping Engineer - 1560.12
  • Development Engineer, MEMS Device Development - 1560.17
  • Research Staff, Integrated Testing Lead - 1560.19
  • Research Staff, Architected Materials - 1660.02
  • Research Staff, Cryogenic Physics - 1660.04
  • Research Staff, MEMS & NEMS Devices - 1660.05
  • Development Engineer, Optoelectronics/Infrared Devices - 1660.06
  • Research Staff, Optoelectronics/Infrared Devices - 1660.07
  • Development Engineer, Optoelectronics/Infrared Devices - 1660.08
  • Post Doc Research Staff, Optoelectronics/Infrared Devices - 1660.09
  • Post Doc Research Staff, Mechanical Dynamics - 1660.10
  • Research Staff, Cryogenic Physics - 1660.11
  • Development Engineer, Cryogenic Device Characterization - 1660.12
  • Development Engineer, Cryogenic Device Characterization - 1660.13
  • Research Staff, Cryogenic Physics - 1660.14



Shared Services

  • Security Inspector - 1542.05
  • Security Assistant/Coordinator - 1542.10
  • Machinist Proto / Tool DIE - 1542.12
  • Business Systems Administrator - 1642.01
  • Enterprise Content Management Project Manager - 1642.03
  • Linux Administrator - 1642.04
  • Writer - 1642.06