R&D Engineer

Company Info
SHINE Medical Technologies
Janesville, WI, United States

Phone: 6082101071
Web Site: www.shinemed.com

Company Profile


R&D Engineer


Fitchburg, WI 

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Job Description:

SHINE Technologies is immediately seeking an R&D Engineer to build, operate, test, and troubleshoot accelerator systems, detection equipment, and related hardware platforms.  He/she will also be responsible for performing analysis on collected data and presenting the analyses.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Construct and test selected electrical and mechanical assemblies
  • Operate Phoenix accelerator systems and related test hardware
  • Test, debug and repair components and assemblies from circuit boards to assembled modules
  • Develop, conduct, and document experiments utilizing detection and test hardware
  • Analyze data, develop working theories, and present conclusions to Senior R&D staff


  • Exceptional electromechanical skills. Ability to assemble and wire large electrical / electromechanical components per mechanical drawings and schematics.
  • Experience with high vacuum systems, high voltage (>50 kV), and/or plasma systems desired.
  • Ability to read and understand electrical schematics with simple to moderate level analog circuits.
  • Experience operating complex equipment – ability to understand nuances of various test methods and equipment, when to apply what techniques/tools for a given situation, and how to interpret collected data. 
  • Ability to document test setups, procedures, data, etc. to a level that will allow repeatability by another person at a later date. 
  • Ability to function in daily environment that has a high level of complexity and that requires several projects to be worked on concurrently.
  • Ability to perform operational tests and fault isolation on development systems and equipment to ensure conformance with design specifications, diagnose and isolate malfunctions down to component level, conduct defined engineering tests and collect data as assigned.
  • Ability to utilize development or diagnostic equipment including oscilloscope, DMM, signal generators, data loggers, and similar equipment.
  • At least 5 years’ experience working in a technical environment.
  • BS degree in a suitable technical field (i.e. nuclear engineering or physics). 
SHINE Technologies is a nuclear technology company committed to improving the lives of patients around the world. The company is focused initially on the commercialization of medical isotopes. Molybdenum-99 is a diagnostic isotope used to diagnose heart disease, cancer and other diseases. Lutetium-177 is a therapeutic isotope could revolutionize cancer treatment. SHINE’s unique expertise and experience have created isotope production processes that not only will deliver products that help physicians and patients, they will solve critical supply chain problems in the United States, Europe and other global markets. SHINE’s nuclear technology is part of its long-term growth strategy to solve some of humanity’s biggest problems, including the generation of carbon-free energy from nuclear fusion. For more information, please visit our website at www.shinemed.com.

SHINE values diversity in all its forms as a critical component of innovation, which is fundamental to our success. Every member of the SHINE community benefits from the talents and experiences of our peers, from the mutual respect we exercise, and from the responsibility we take for our actions.