Computational Engineering Division Student Intern

Location: Livermore, CA
Category: Students & Faculty
Organization: Engineering
Posting Requirement: External Posting
Job ID: 101746
Job Code: Under Grad CS/ENG/Spec Skills (705.1) / Grad Student CS/ENG/Spc Skills (705.2) / Recent Grad Intern (712.0)
Date Posted: November 03 2016

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Science and Technology on a Mission!

For more than 60 years, the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has applied science and technology to make the world a safer place.

We have multiple openings for continuing undergraduate, graduate and recent graduates within one year to have the opportunity to engage in practical research experience to further their educational goals. You will provide technical and/or research support to projects in the areas of electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computational engineering, or other related fields.

These positions are in the Computational Engineering Division (CED).

Essential Duties
At the Undergraduate Level (Non-Exempt):

- Students will work with engineers, scientists, and technical staff members to provide technical and/or research support to projects in the areas of electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computational engineering, or other related fields.
- Under close supervision, will participate in research in assigned area.
- Gather and analyze data or information in support of scientific research.
- Attend relevant seminars.
- Perform other duties as assigned
In Addition at the Graduate and Recent Grad Level (Exempt):
- Under limited direction and supervision, will conduct research in assigned area.
-Performs technical assignments of a basic degree of complexity and provide advanced technical support to scientist in scientific research and development projects.

Qualifications
At the Undergraduate Level (Non-Exempt):

- Must be a continuing college or university student in good standing at an accredited institution pursuing an undergraduate degree in engineering, physics, computer science, or a related field.
- Ability to apply basic engineering or scientific principles to solve technical problems.
- Ability to present and communicate concepts, ideas, research project(s), document work, and give a technical talk/presentation.
- Effective interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a team environment.
- Experience working with personal computers and familiarity with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
In Addition at the Graduate and Recent Grad Level (Exempt):
- Must be a continuing college or university student in good standing at an accredited institution pursuing a graduate degree or a recent graduate within one year.
- Demonstrated academic achievement in an engineering or scientific curriculum.
- Experience applying advanced engineering or scientific principles to solve technical problems.

Desired Qualifications 
- GPA of 3.5 or above

Pre-Employment Drug Test:  External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test.
 

Anticipated Clearance Level:  None.

 

Note:   This is a Temporary Student Intern appointment.  This assignment is for a full-time position during the summer academic break; a co-op position, full-time during the academic semester/quarter, or a year-round part-time position during the academic year and full time during academic breaks.) Refer to the Scholar Program website at https://scholars.llnl.gov/ for additional student employment information. 

Salaries are based on student academic level. 

Selected applicants will be required to provide transcripts.

About Us

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), located in the San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay), is a premier applied science laboratory that is part of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) within the Department of Energy (DOE).  LLNL's mission is strengthening national security by developing and applying cutting-edge science, technology, and engineering that respond with vision, quality, integrity, and technical excellence to scientific issues of national importance.  The Laboratory has a current annual budget of about $1.5 billion, employing approximately 6,000 employees.

 

LLNL is an affirmative action/ equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, protected veteran status, age, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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