Are you passionate about research that supports national security missions in a variety of high-impact areas? Do you dream of developing everything from 24/7 remote sensing software systems to advanced computational software in support of national security research objectives? If so, you will want to apply for this opportunity to join a team of creative thinkers in applying computer science and software engineering skills to help secure our nation. As part of this diverse multidisciplinary team, you will work alongside world-class authorities and emerging leaders in software architecture, software engineering, machine learning, high-performance computing, modeling and simulation, data analytics, visualization, and many other fields.
To support Sandia's national security missions, our computer scientists and engineers engage in research areas including:
High Performance Computing
Large Scale Software Development and Engineering
Advanced and Beyond-Moore Computing Technologies/Architectures
Computational Science and Mathematics
Data Science and Analytics
Algorithm Design & Graph Theory
Scientific and Data Visualization
When applying to this requisition, you may be interviewed and/or hired into one of several computer science-focused organizations.
Positions available in Livermore, CA or Albuquerque, NM
To remain effective in today's information age, organizations rely on the availability of state of the art technology. Computer scientists at Sandia use decades of expertise to develop and deliver creative solutions to enable the continued success of Sandia's researchers across a diverse spectrum of mission areas. We have a number of elite, multidisciplinary teams committed to solving the computing and technology challenges facing our nation.
Sandia National Laboratories is the nation’s premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting-edge work in a broad array of areas. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:
Challenging work with amazing impact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
Flexible schedules, generous vacations, strong medical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance*
World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers. Learn more about Sandia at: http://www.sandia.gov
*These benefits vary by job classification.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
Bachelor’s and Master's in related discipline plus 2 years’ experience; or a Doctorate in a related discipline; or Bachelor’s in a related discipline plus 6 years’ experience
Experience in software design and development
Degree(s) in Computer Science/Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Forensics, or Mathematics
Experience in object-oriented design and development
Experience in a subset of the following: software engineering methodologies, agile development, user interfaces, databases, algorithms, data science, analytics
Experience working effectively in a collaborative and interdisciplinary team environment
Well-developed leadership skills with the ability to prioritize and execute in a disciplined and focused manner
Strong oral and written communication skills, ability to explain complex ideas clearly and concisely
Position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) granted Q-level security clearance.
Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre-employment drug testing, and a pre-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship.
Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment.
Internal Number: 663592
About Sandia National Laboratories
Sandia National Laboratories is the nation's premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation with major facilities in Albuquerque, New Mexico and Livermore, California. 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, please visit our website at www.sandia.gov.