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Intern - Software Simulation and Data Processing R& D Undergrad Summer
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Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description


This posting is seeking students to perform undergraduate level work within research, science, development, and engineering environments studying towards B\.S\. degrees in numerous STEM fields including but not limited to electrical engineering, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science, mathematics, and physics\.

On any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Work on vibrant motivated R&D teams
+ Join existing project teams in designing, developing, implementing, testing, and delivering advanced solutions for national security needs
+ Work in a collaborative and learning environment and assume significant responsibilities for assisting in the development of solutions to challenging technical problems
+ Be proactive in asking questions, learning, and being mentored by more experienced staff


You bring the confidence and skills to be eligible for the job by meeting these minimum requirements:

+ Currently attending and enrolled full time \(or scheduled to graduate in the spring\) in an accredited undergraduate program
+ Pursuing a science, engineering, or math major
+ Minimum cumulative GPA of 3\.0/4\.0
+ Ability to work up to 40 hours per week during the summer
+ U\.S\. citizenship

_Note: If you have not yet started your undergraduate program, please apply to a high school intern position\._


+ Considered at least a junior by credit completions of your school’s program
+ Expressed desire to obtain a graduate level degree
+ If completing senior year prior to summer 2018 then those also applied or otherwise actively planning to continue into an engineering, science, or mathematics graduate program
+ A prior internship relevant in your degree or field
+ Skills and experiences working in teams
+ Skills and experiences demonstrating leadership skills within team settings
+ Demonstrated ability to develop and present ideas to results in both oral and written forms
+ Skills and experiences with common tools, techniques, software, and hardware as appropriate and applicable for your degree or field

Department Description:

The Next Generation Software Simulation and Data Processing department performs research and development to advance flexible, extensible, and robust large\-scale software applications for remote sensing system\-level simulation as well as real\-time remote sensing ground station data processing that transform data to knowledge enabling our customers to take action with confidence\.

About Sandia:

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 withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co\-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical 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\.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\)\-granted L\-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 L\-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\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT

About Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia is a multiprogram laboratory operated by Sandia Corporation, a Lockheed Martin company, for the U.S. Department of Energy. With main facilities in Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA, Sandia has major R&D responsibilities in national security, energy and environmental technologies, and economic competitiveness.