29 March, 2016
|About Sandia:Sandia National Laboratories is the nation’s premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation. We are a world-class team of scientists, engineers, technologists, post docs, and visiting researchers all focused on cutting-edge technology, ranging from homeland defense, global security, biotechnology, and environmental preservation to energy and combustion research, computer security, and nuclear defense.To learn more, visit http://www.sandia.gov
Department Description:The Computer Sciences Group at Sandia National Laboratories/CA conducts research, development, and systems engineering in computer science and engineering to address important national security problems. Staff members work in multi-disciplinary teams and apply their expertise and software engineering skills to a wide range of applications for customers including the Departments of Energy, Defense, and Homeland Security. Staff members also regularly engage with external customers and sponsors.
The group does extensive software research, development, and deployment of:
– Scientific Computing: algorithms and software tools that enable modeling and simulation to play a major role in engineering design, certification, and manufacturing
– Knowledge Environments: Distributed tools and visualization technologies that enable secure scientific, engineering, or analysis collaborations
– High Performance Computing: networking, storage, and load balancing technologies
– Decision Support: tools and technologies to support decision making in complex national security mission areas, including game-based training environments for crisis responders, simulation of social networked systems (including formation and evolution), and system-of-systems modeling of catastrophic events
– Data Analysis: algorithms and tools for supporting exploration, triage, analysis, and visualization of heterogeneous data
– Enabling technologies: algorithms for optimization (including under uncertainty), PDEs, solution of large-scale systems of equations, and uncertainty quantification
– Network Traffic Analysis: algorithms and tools to detect and prevent unauthorized actions on networks
How to Apply: Click here and follow the instructions to upload a resume, and complete the submission process to indicate your interest in this position.
Job Description:SIP Technical – HS Summer
Job Summary:Provides basic-level support within a science and engineering environment involving assignments that may include assisting with research, application of project design and diagnostics, testing and documentation, development and analysis of technology options, and assembly and troubleshooting.
Primary Job Duties:Job assignments vary upon organization and specific job requirements as defined in the job specification.Duties may include basic support to technical staff with developmental research, analysis of technology and engineering options, project design, testing, formulating conclusions, data collection, and analyzing experimental data.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:Basic knowledge of technical principles and processes.Pursued understanding of a variety of research tools.Basic oral and written communication skills.Ability to contribute in a team environment.Basic knowledge of a suite of software, including Microsoft Office.
Required:The successful candidate must meet the following Sandia Student Intern Requirements: attending a local high school near the site location, full-time HS enrollment as defined by the school, a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2/4.0, and the ability to work up to 40 hours per week during the internship duration. Minimum 16 years of age. U.S. citizenship.* Must have completed an AP computer science course* Must have working knowledge of one or more programming languages* Must have completed a physics or chemistry course* Interest in testing software apps
Security Clearance:No clearance required.This position does not currently require a Department of Energy (DOE)-granted security clearance.Sandia will conduct a pre-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record checks, and employment and education verifications. Further, employees in New Mexico must pass a U.S. Air Force background screen for access to the work site. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause access to be denied or terminated, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment.If hired without a clearance, and one subsequently becomes required or you bid on positions that require a DOE-granted security clearance, a pre-processing background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications may be conducted prior to a required federal background investigation. Applicants for DOE-granted security clearances must be U.S. citizens and be able to obtain and maintain the appropriate DOE security clearance as required for the position.
Benefits:At Sandia you will receive many benefits as a valued employee of a premier national multi-program engineering and science research laboratory. In our Total Rewards package you will enjoy competitive pay, great benefits, a stimulating, positive environment and learning opportunities that will help build your career. More information may be found on our Careers website.
EEO Statement:Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT
This post is not valid after Thursday April 28th, 2016