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Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description


Perform statistical analysis and methodology development\. Primary areas of emphasis are in industrial or manufacturing statistics including design of experiments, exploratory data analysis, statistical quality control, regression methods, reliability and maintainability analysis, margin and uncertainty analysis, and metrology\. Statisticians work closely with Sandia project teams to help them better collect, analyze and interpret data to optimize products and processes\. Therefore, a successful candidate will work on multidisciplinary teams to solve engineering problems and must have exceptional teaming and communication skills\.


+ Minimum of a Master's Degree in Statistics, Operations Research, Reliability Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or related field\.


+ Experience working in an engineering environment\.
+ Undergraduate or graduate coursework in an engineering discipline\.
+ Knowledge of and experience with designing, planning, and executing research, design, and development projects\.
+ Exceptional teaming and communication skills\.

Department Description:

We provide innovative statistical solutions to help solve the most challenging national security problems and are leaders in the advancement of statistical methodologies for national defense applications\.

Through research, collaboration, and education we inform the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data to help Sandia execute its missions\.

We develop, and deploy statistical algorithms to significantly enhance national security capabilities\.

Statisticians within the department participate as collaborators, principal investigators, and consultants in a broad range of activities that extend across and outside the Laboratories\. The activities include project participation \(via statistical analysis and methodology development\), applied research and development, teaching, and publishing\.

Areas of emphasis include design of experiments, statistical data analysis, statistical quality control, probabilistic modeling and computer simulation, spatial data analysis, chemometrics, data mining, reliability and maintainability analysis, margin and uncertainty analysis, and metrology\.

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 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\.

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.