Los Alamos National Laboratory High Performance Computing Post Masters Intern in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

HPC is seeking recent graduates looking for a challenging paid post graduate internships at the post-masters level. All selected candidates will be provided with a mentor, a challenging project for their appointment, and an opportunity to present their project work and progress to colleagues. The projects we have to offer will vary depending on the skills and interests of the candidate and our current needs.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Recent graduates (MS Degree) would qualify for a 2 year appointment through our Post Masters program. All viable candidates must have a minimum GPA of 3.2/4.0 for consideration, and have earned the degree no more than 3 years ago.

A resume and current transcript, showing the above requirements, are required.

We are seeking a wide variety of computational skills employed in an HPC environment. To receive full consideration, candidates must have received a degree in one of the following areas:

  • Computer Science

  • Computer Engineering

  • Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • Electrical Engineering

  • Systems Administration

  • Computer Networking

  • Computer Systems Analysis

  • Software Engineer

  • Information Systems Security Management

  • Mathematics or Physics

AND, knowledge and introductory experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Cluster Computing and System Administration

  • Programming skills (C++, Python, SQL, Perl, etc.)

  • Linux system management

  • Linux-based computer security

  • Parallel Programming

  • FPGA Programming

  • HPC System Software

  • Data Storage

  • Computer Networking

Notes to Applicants:

A cover letter expressing the candidate’s strengths and interests will help create the best match between applicant and internship.

Additional Details:

No Clearance: Position does not require a security clearance. Selected candidates will be subject to drug testing and other pre-employment background checks.

New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.

Equal Opportunity:

Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regards to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.

Where You Will Work

Located in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.

The High Performance Computing Division (HPC) manages world-class Supercomputing Centers. Our employees engage in research, development, and state-of-the-art software engineering, supporting development, design and effective use of large scale data and computational environments. Delivering computational capability and data management at petascale (i.e., across tens of thousands of processors and some of the largest, fastest, and most complex data movement and storage systems in the world) gives rise to cutting edge technical challenges. HPC Division innovates to meet those challenges.

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Location: Los Alamos, NM, US

Contact Name: Doyle, Christine Louise

Organization Name: HPC-DO/High Performance Computing

Email: cdoyle@lanl.gov

Job Title: High Performance Computing Post Masters Intern

Appointment Type: GRA

Req ID: IRC59094