Los Alamos National Laboratory Post Bachelors Student in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
CCS Division is seeking recent graduates looking for a challenging post graduate internship at the post-baccalaureate level. All selected candidates will be provided with a mentor, a challenging project, and an opportunity to present their work and progress to colleagues. The projects will vary depending on the skills and interests of the candidate and the Laboratory’s current needs.
Computer, Computational and Statistical Sciences (CCS) Division is a problem-solving organization that works in four principal LANL mission areas:
Nuclear Weapons Program
Threat Reduction and Department of Homeland Security programs
Basic science and technology research programs
Institutional Computing Program
The successful candidate (s) will work closely with one of four groups within CCS Division. Computational Physics and Methods conducts research in numerical methods and algorithms, physical model development, and software engineering. Information Sciences engages in a wide variety of basic and applied research activities that are directly applicable to core needs.Statistical Sciences provides statistical reasoning and rigor to multidisciplinary scientific investigations and the development, application,and communication of cutting-edge statistical sciences research. Applied Computer Science is to be the vanguard for scientific simulations at extreme scale through the co-design of applications, algorithms, and architectures.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
The successful candidate should have the education or experiencein one of the following areas relevant to CCS Division:
Computational earth science
Computational material science
Computational radiation or particle transport
- Strong leadership skills
- BS/BA Degree from an accredited program in engineering,mathematics, computer science, physics, or related field completed within thepast 2 years with a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.2 on a 4.0 scale.
Notes to Applicants:
A resume and current transcript, showing the above requirements, is required.
Applicants must submit a comprehensive coverletter (2 pages or less) that addresses the job requirements of the position,if applicable the desired skills, and education eligibility.
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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.
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Incentive Compensation Program: Position Eligible to participate in the Traid Incentive Compensation Program
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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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Contact Name Doyle, Christine Louise
Vacancy Name: IRC78780
Organization Name CCS-DO/Computer, Computational & Statistical Sciences- Division Office
Req ID: IRC78780
Category: Student - Post Bachelor