Job Description

Provide Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) technical expertise in support of multiple commercial and Aerospace programs.  Coordinate Electrostatic Laboratory, and actively engage in all aspects of Electrostatic testing and analysis of materials, electronic hardware and facilities, as well as personnel training and safe practices.  Create plans for and provide all necessary ESD control and monitoring of high reliability hardware programs and facilities.  Perform periodic audits and quarterly facility inspections

Job Qualifications

  • Required Experience:
    • B.S. degree with 3+ years of experience or equivalent
  • Desired Experience
    • Degree in Electrical Engineering or Applied Physics
    • Expertise in all aspects of hardware protection from ESD, including facility requirements, personnel training programs and triboelectric charging concepts
    • Experience working in cleanroom environments
    • Expertise with electrostatic surface potential and field meters, resistivity meters, H.V.P.S.’s and charged-plate analyzers
    • Expertise with ESD workstations, including grounding requirements, constant-monitoring devices and wrist/heel grounding straps
    • Familiarity with air ionization techniques and equipment
    • Familiarity with ESD Standards (ANSI/ESD, MIL-STD, ISO, ASTM)
    • ESD experience in an aerospace environment
    • Contamination control expertise
    • Experience working near critical optical surfaces
    • Project management experience
    • Statistics: D.O.E., FMEA, FMECA, RCA
    • PC skills:  MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Math-Cad), Visio, Lotus Notes
    • Strong analytical skills
    • Ability to work independently as well as in functional team and project team environments
    • Good verbal and written communication skills
    • Comfortable making presentations and delivering training sessions
    • Able to handle multiple tasks and changing priorities to meet challenging schedules

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one.  Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens.  In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. 


Thomas Albano
Space and Intelligence Systems
Ofc.: (585) 269-6006 pager: (585) 246-1942
Cell # (585) 764-2506     
800 Lee Rd.  P.O. Box 60488
Rochester, N.Y. 14606-0488
rm:2106  1/601 m/c 0488