: The Advanced Radiography Technologies department in Sandia's Pulsed Power Sciences center invites applications for summer student positions for 2019\. The goal of the department is to develop and field new pulsed power systems for fast x\-ray imaging, with a focus on parts of a 20MeV, 5kA fast pulsed electron beam system\. Pulsed power is a broad, multidisciplinary field, so we invite applicants from electrical engineering, physics, mechanical engineering, and optical engineering to consider applying\. On any given day, you may be called on to work on: + Experimental vacuum system design, construction, and operation+ Measurements of materials outgassing in extreme environments+ Mechanical design and assembly of pulsed power equipment+ Electrical modeling of pulsed power systems+ Data acquisition and analysis of high voltage flashover data on novel insulators+ Development and testing of laser\-triggered fast switches to control pulsed power Required: 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\. Desired: + Knowledge of pulsed power relevant technologies, broadly construed, through coursework or other experience Department Description: The Pulsed Power Accelerators Science and Technology Group develops and deploys pulsed power technologies for inertial confinement fusion, charged particle beam accelerators and z\-pinch and dynamic material compression pulsed power drivers and for National Security applications\. This Group maintains Sandia as the recognized world's leader in terawatt to petawatt fast pulsed power technology\. The Science of Extreme Environments Research & Innovation \(SEERI\) Program philosophy is to foster the search for future researchers, engineers, and operators in radiation effects, pulsed power, and high energy density sciences\. SEERI works to help cultivate an environment to excite and attract talented future scientists, physicists, and engineers within in these disciplines by maximizing engaging opportunities to contribute to the nation through the unique access to facilities, resources, and broad programs found only at Sandia National Laboratories\. Students are offered hands on flexible, challenging, interesting, and cutting edge research opportunities while being mentored by Sandia National Laboratories scientists and engineers\. These hands on experiences are supplemented with technical seminars and facility tours which expose students to the broad range of engineering and scientific disciplines represented at Sandia\. Student Interns are provided the opportunity and encouraged to present their work and accomplishments to their peers and the Sandia scientific community every August\. In some cases, students are asked to present their work at professional conferences\. 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: This position does not currently require a Department of Energy \(DOE\)\-granted security clearance\. Sandia will conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record checks, and employment and education verifications\. Further, employees in New Mexico must pass a U\.S\. Air Force background screen for access to the work site\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause access to be denied or terminated, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\. If hired without a clearance, and one subsequently becomes required or you bid on positions that require a DOE\-granted security clearance, a pre\-processing background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications may be conducted prior to a required federal background investigation\. Applicants for DOE\-granted security clearances must be U\.S\. citizens and be able to obtain and maintain the appropriate DOE security clearance as required for the position\. EEO Statement: 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\.
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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. We are searching for a Manager for the Semiconductor Device Sciences Department for the Albuquerque facility. Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Security Clearance.
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