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If you are looking to work for an industry leader in a customer focused, fast paced environment, Sun Nuclear may be for you. While we have grown significantly over the years, we are committed to retaining the nimbleness and innovation of a smaller company that is focused on excellence and continuous improvement.

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Core Values

Customers, Humility, Hunger, Creativity, Integrity 

Sun Nuclear Benefits

For full-time U.S. based associates benefits include:

  • Medical, Prescription, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account with Employer Contribution
  • Company Paid Basic Life Insurance and Accidental Life & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Additional Life and Dependent Life Insurance
  • Company-Paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Dependent Care Account (FSA)
  • Employee Educational Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Company Performance Plan
  • 401(k) Plan with Employer Match
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • Cancer, Accident and Hospital Plans
  • Paid Time Off (PTO): Vacation & Sick Days
  • Employer Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays

Career Opportunities


  • Database Developer 4
  • Physicist
  • Mechanical Engineer 3
  • Assembler 2
  • Supply Chain Manager (Senior Level)
  • Engineering Technician 4
  • Electronic Technician 3
  • Software Engineer 3

Database Developer 4

The Database Developer  splits time between database development and database administration functions.  This role will be working closely with the Software Engineers to create and maintain database objects while ensuring compliance to database best practices.  The Database Developer will also be responsible for the performance, integrity and security of SNC developed databases.  Additionally, responsible for planning and troubleshooting databases and related web application systems.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

Database development

  • Play a leadership role in database architecture as well as data management stack decisions
  • Streamline PLC database tasks such as:  database development, deployments, scripts, and source control of SQL artifacts
  • Develop and maintain documentation of the database structures and related dependencies
  • Evangelize database best practices within the Software Engineering team

Database administration

  • Review all database changes created by software engineering and provide mentorship and positive feedback
  • Ensure optimum performance, integrity and security of SNC databases
  • Maintenance and development of BLOB storage systems

Skills & Experience:

  • At least 5-10 years of SQL Server database development experience
  • Practical experience in managing operations and configuration for backend database and related web application systems, including application performance optimization, securing, tuning, audit tracking and reporting
  • Experience performing effective database development including design, stored procedures, triggers, UDF
  • Experience with the following SQL Server technologies will be considered a plus:  SSIS, SSRS, SSAS, SQL Server Replication/Clustering
  • Experience managing databases in multiple instance environments such as Development, Testing, Demo and Production

Academic Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or an IT-related discipline.

If interested, please Apply Online

Physicist

The Physicist role is integral throughout the development process by interacting with different functional departments in the organization and occasionally with external clinical medical physicists.

 Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Perform product risk analyses  
  • Work with Engineering to refine design requirements and evaluate design performance
  • Create and execute test plans to verify final product performance  
  • Collaborate with clinical physicists to performance product validation testing    
  • Support technical writers during instructions for use creation
  • Support Manufacturing in the creation of factory tests
  • Conduct product maintenance activities after release.

 Skills & Experience:

  • Strong understanding of medical physics principles (radiation interactions, linear accelerator operation, radiation therapy   quality assurance) are desired but not required
  • Experienced in data analysis and problem solving
  • Enjoys working in a team based environment
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills, both written and spoken

Academic Requirements: 

  • Master’s degree in physics or related discipline (e.g., medical physics, electrical engineering, mathematics) and at least 8 years related experience or Ph.D. in a similar field and at least 4 years related experience, which is defined as post graduate experience in medical physics or product engineering/product management in product development (medical field desired)


If interested, please Apply Online

Mechanical Engineer 3

This position is a key part of the functional design team within the R&D organization and will be responsible for mechanical engineering in the design of SNC products. 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Design mechanical components based on requirements set by the project team
  • Author detail design requirements for mechanical components based on product requirements
  • Author, execute and document verification plans for mechanical systems
  • Create assembly sequences, and processes for products prior to transfer to manufacturing
  • Lead Risk Assessment, and DFx (DFM/T, PFMEA, Tolerance analysis, etc.) activities
  • Lead mechanical design configuration management throughout the product life cycle
  • Assist other departments, vendors, and management with solutions or alternate approaches to design problems
  • Lead and/or support cost reduction initiatives for mechanical components

Skills & Experience:

  • 10+ years in mechanical design, and analysis with increasing level of responsibility in product development
  • Technical mastery in mechanical design, and analysis, with emphasis on mechanics for motion control systems,  electronics packaging, metal finishing, engineering plastics, fastening techniques, sheet metal, injection molding, and manufacturing practices
  • Knowledge of material as related to engineering metals, plastics, adhesives, and platings is desired
  • Experience with medical devices and knowledge of FDA Quality System and Design Control desired
  • Experience with 3D CAD design and in particular SolidWorks® for design and documentation
  • Documented success in the use of Finite Element Analysis for solving mechanical and thermal design issues
  • Documented history of successfully deployed products, meeting performance and cost targets
  • Proficient in DFM, DFT, FMEA, and FA principles 
  • Experience in design for serviceability, modularity, usability, and aesthetics desired
  • Exceptional communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, and superior organizational abilities
  • Work independently, display and practice highest standards of integrity and work ethics, can do attitude
  • Work well within a team environment and across multiple functions
  • Ability to take initiative, and to meet deadlines under pressure

Academic Requirements: 

  • BS, MS or equivalent relevant experience in Mechanical Engineering

If interested, please Apply Online

Assembler 2

This position is  responsible for the assembly and testing of subassemblies and systems. 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

Manufacturing of Product:

  • Follows SNC assembly prints, work instructions, and Bill of Material (BOM) to assemble electro-mechanical components using precision instruments.
  • Utilizes required materials/ tools to fasten components on subassemblies/unit assemblies and documents build results.
  • Tests systems and assemblies for function performance and may adjust, repair or replace malfunctioning units or parts in compliance with assembly instructions.

Skills & Experience:

  • Lean Manufacturing principles (6S, 5-Why, Kaizen, VSM, Jidoka, Just-in-time, A3, Fishbone diagram, Heijunka, etc.).
  • Experience working with sheet metal, plastics, adhesives, conductive coatings, PCBAs, Wiring Harnesses, and soldering.
  • Experience with assembly, testing, and troubleshooting Motion Control Systems.
  • Proper working knowledge of ESD (Electrostatic Discharge). Successful completion of ESD training.
  • Use of drill press, band saw, calipers, scales, height gauge, and hand-tools is required.
  • Basic operation of a computer including Microsoft Office Suite (Microsoft Office proficiency).

Academic Requirements 

  • High School Diploma  plus 2 years related experience.   Additional College or Vocational School training is a plus.

If interested, please Apply Online

Supply Chain Manager (Senior Level)

The Supply Chain Manager leads the design, planning, execution, control, and monitoring of supply chain activities with the objective of creating net value, building a competitive infrastructure, leveraging worldwide logistics, synchronizing supply with demand and measuring performance.   

 RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implement a supply chain strategy in support of corporate goals and customer needs
  • Create strategies and contractual agreements to maximize inventory quality and minimize product lead times
  • Create policies and processes to effectively manage on time delivery to forecast and inventory turns
  • Develop and implement programs to maximize schedule flexibility, minimize inventory exposure, and reduce risk for both the company and the customer, while maintaining performance to cost targets
  • Develop cost models to determine the total cost of ownership to drive supply chain decisions
  • Negotiate supplier contracts to optimize supply, terms and conditions, and contract prices
  • Implement best industry practices within the organization and the supporting supplier base
  • Conduct periodic audits and capability assessments to identify trends and make recommendations for continuous improvement in productivity and efficiency of operation
  • Collaborate with Supplier Quality Engineering to monitor, measure, and improve supplier quality
  • Manage supply chain performance and report monthly performance results, identifying issues and recommending corrective actions
  • Establish supplier scorecards, conduct quarterly business reviews (QBR’s) and document supplier development plans
  • Collaborate with engineering to help develop and implement supply chain strategy during new product introduction

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, business or related discipline required. Masters preferred
  • 10+ years of supply chain management experience and  7 years in management roles desired
  • Experience in electronic-mechanical manufacturing is required and medical systems is a plus
  • General knowledge of printed circuit board assemblies (PCBA’s), electronic and mechanical components, and commodities
  • In-depth knowledge of MRP, manufacturing processes, and forecasting systems – VISUAL MRP experience is a plus
  • Initiate and collaboratively develop opportunities with key stakeholders to improve processes and reduce associated costs
  • Training and experience in Kanban, JIT, Lean Manufacturing, and demand-pull systems
  • Proven negotiating skills specific to achieving favorable prices and services
  • Professional Certifications such as APICS is a plus
  • Travel required, 20% or less

If interested, please Apply Online

Engineering Technician 4

This position is responsible for build, test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify developmental and production components, parts, equipment, and systems by applying principles and theories of engineering, mathematics, testing and physics.   

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Use of all test equipment required for troubleshooting and data collection to include DMM, Oscilloscope, Spectrum Analyzers, Function Generator, Frequency Counter, Electrometers, and any other specific radiation measurement devices. 
  • Perform various research and administrative duties in support of SNC
  • Conduct and record results of hardware and software tests
  • Assist manufacturing in troubleshooting, rework and repair
  • Assist in transfer to manufacturing of new products

Skills & Experience:

  • Read and follow electronic schematics, PCB layout drawings, identify components, and maintain an excellent knowledge of electronic principles and practices.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills – at system, board and component level, perform FA
  • Strong surface mount technology (SMT) soldering and rework skills including fine pitch and leadless package
  • Excellent mechanical assembly skills
  • Excellent knowledge of GMP, ESD, RoHS and IPC standards
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient with PC and MS Office applications
  • Experience with digital logic analyzers, programmable logic devices and JTAG tools desirable

Academic Requirements: 

  • Minimum two-year Associates Degree in Engineering; a Bachelors Degree is preferable. 

 


If interested, please Apply Online

Electronic Technician 3

Sun Nuclear Corporation has an immediate opening for an Electronic Technician to be responsible for mechanical and/or electrical servicing of material, devices, and products, including customer returns, and for maintaining test fixtures and equipment.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Troubleshoot, service and test customer returns and production systems
  • Record and maintain test data and service information for company products
  • Provide cost estimates, time estimates and service information to Sun Nuclear Support for customer repairs
  • Calibrate and maintain test stations and equipment
  • Provide technical assistance to other departments, including troubleshooting electro-mechanical systems
  • Back up responsibilities for other Technicians
  • Identify and document opportunities to improve designs for product realization, field service, and sales (DFM/DFX)
  • Perform PCB, unit and top level tests for company products as directed during the production cycle and according to company procedures
  • Work cross-departmentally to ensure the resolution of problems and action items
  • Support development and upkeep of procedures and work instructions
  • Participate in the root cause analysis process and support resulting corrective action plans (CAPA)

Skills & Experience:

  • AS in Electronic Technology or 2 years equivalent experience. Additional college or vocational school training is a plus
  • Lean manufacturing experience is strongly desired
  • Basic computer skills including the use of Microsoft Office products
  • Knowledge of basic electronics theory.
  • Able to interpret electronic schematics and identify electronic components, their function, and proper placement on a PCB
  • Proper use of equipment testing and troubleshooting tools, including oscilloscope and digital multi-meter
  • Proficient in soldering and re-work techniques in accordance with IPC-A-610 and IPC-7711/21 electronic assembly and rework standards; knowledge of other relevant PCB and PCBA standards is a plus
  • Proper working knowledge of ESD (Electrostatic Discharge) procedures
  • Capable of understanding and working within complex medical quality standards and regulations including ISO 13485, FDA 21 CFR 820, EC MDD 39/42/EEC, CA SOR 98/282, etc. If no prior medical experience, Mil-spec experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of advanced quality problem solving and analysis techniques for performing root cause analysis
  • Able to work overtime as required to support company requirements and departmental needs
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment and work both in teams and independently
  • Attention to detail and quality of work are required skills
  • Ability to perform repetitive, precision assembly, testing, and repair tasks with a proficiency in the use of hand tools, test equipment, and magnification in a manufacturing environment
  • Perform physical activities (lifting up to 50 lbs.) that require considerable use of arms and legs and occasionally moving whole body repeatedly, such as walking and balancing (able to work 8 to 10 hours)

If interested, please Apply Online

Software Engineer 3

The Software Engineer is responsible for the development of one or more assigned SNC software products, including the development to functional and non-functional requirements, as well as conformance to ensure software reliability, efficiency, and maintainability.

Responsibilities:

  • Build new and maintain existing web-based systems using HTML and JavaScript
  • Build new and maintain existing windows-based systems using .NET, C# and/or C++
  • Develop database objects such as tables, views, and stored procedures in Microsoft SQL Server
  • Create supporting unit tests for application code
  • Participate in software planning and design, including architectural designs and code reviews
  • Develop GUI mockups, prototypes, and proof of concepts as needed
  • Produce software lifecycle management supporting documentation such as requirements, user stories, and specifications
  • Assist in mentoring software team members

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or a related field of study
  • 4+ years in software development with 3+ years working with Visual Studio or equivalent web development tools
  • Strong experience working with multi-tiered or service-oriented architectures
  • Experience in an Agile or Scrum environment

If interested, please Apply Online

Contact Information

Phone
(321) 259-6862

Fax
(321) 259-7979

Email
careers@sunnuclear.com

Address
3275 Suntree Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32940