Los Alamos National Laboratory Metrics Team Post Master's Student in Los Alamos, New Mexico

Description

Job Title Metrics Team Post Master's Student

Location Los Alamos, NM, US

Organization Name SRO-CP/Science Resource Office-Peer Review & Metrics

What You Will Do

The Science Resource Office (SRO) Peer Review and Metrics Team seeks an experienced metrics analyst. The main responsibilityof the position will be to assist in the development, analysis and visualization of science, technology and engineering metrics and the development and maintenance of the data that supports the metrics. The STE metrics provide qualitative and quantitative evaluation of the effectiveness and impact of the Laboratory’s STE,which is essential to understand the Laboratory’s ability to bring together diverse capabilities to address national needs.

Responsibilities

  • Assist with the development, analysis, visualization and maintenance of STE metrics and supporting data that provide qualitative and quantitative evaluation of the effectiveness and impact of the Laboratory’s ability to bring together diverse capabilities to address national needs.

  • Assist in providing meaningful analysis and visualization for Laboratory management to enable evaluation of LANL’s contributions to the scientific enterprise.

  • Participate in the analysis of trends in STE metrics as data become available using both internal and external databases.

  • Provide metrics in an easily understood format, with meaningful and clear visualizations.

  • Participate in the development of qualitative and quantitative measures of STE impact to Laboratory mission and goals.

  • Contribute to the development of the capability to analyze the Laboratory’s role in the Laboratory in the national scientific enterprise.

  • Contribute to the implementation of the Pure Research Information System to manage the Laboratory’s STE data. Work with SRO team members to enter and maintain STE data for LANL staff in an efficient and effective manner.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Experience performing analytical work with an attention to detail, and the ability to manage multiple priorities and competing deadlines.

  • Ability to work independently and as a contributing member of a team, and ability to interact effectively with colleagues and management.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including the delivery of presentations and briefings.

  • Experience using Microsoft Excel for data management and analysis.

  • Exceptional organizational skills, including ability to prioritize and work on multiple projects.

  • Graduated with a degree within the past three years in Data/Information Management, Computer Science or related discipline.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience developing data visualizations that highlight relevant information including knowledge of various data visualization tools such as D-3, Tableau, and other pertinent software.

  • Experience working with bibliometric data sources, such as Web of Science and Scopus.

  • Knowledge or experience producing reports and data analyses using XML databases.

  • Record of success in developing and maintaining strong working relationships with researchers, staff, administrators, and other internal and external partners.

  • Some experience with computer programming

Notes to Applicants:

In addition to a resume, applicants mustsubmit a comprehensive cover letter that addresses the minimum requirements ofthe position.

Additional Details:

Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements

  • for access to classified matter.

  • Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information.

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.

For general program information refer to the Student Programs web page.

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.

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Appointment Type GRA

GRA

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Contact Details

Contact Name Lynn, Barbara Ann

Email bal@lanl.gov

Work Telephone

Req ID: IRC71192