1+ months

Data Science - Combinatorics Research (Experienced)

Livermore, CA 94550
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We are seeking a Combinatorics Research (R&D S&E, Mathematics) to join our dynamic team!

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

+ Plan, conduct and execute work with a collaborative multi-disciplinary team of researchers within and outside of our department
+ Work / develop algorithms and software in R, Python, Java, C and C++ or related languages
+ Collaborate side-by-side with cyber security professionals to perform innovative and relevant research
+ Work both to advance methods (theoretical) and use real data (applications)
+ Design, plan, and execute research; design and develop projects in teams.
+ Publish and present outstanding new developments in peer-reviewed journals and at conferences
+ Develop open-source software

Required:

+ Master's Degree in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Data Science or relevant discipline plus 1 or more years of experience; or PhD in any of the above fields or relevant discipline; or equivalent combination of relevant educated and experience
+ Demonstrated expertise in one or more of the following areas: graph analytics, combinatorics problems, statistical inference, software analysis, orpredictive modeling.
+ Publication record indicative of relevant research expertise
+ Software development experience in Python, Java, C and C++ or related languages
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE-Q and SCI clearance

Desired:

+ Ability to work in collaborative, interdisciplinary research environments on problems comprising diverseapplication domains
+ Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills
+ A background in solving practical problems that involve encounters with real-world data
+ Cybersecurity domain experience
+ Experience working in software development teams
+ Proven research community leadership through activities such as participation in student or professional organizations, outreach activities, etc.
+ Related professional experience such as internships in industry or at other national labs, participation in visiting research programs, etc.

Department Description:

The Data Science & Cyber Analytics Department develops new techniques and tools in machine learning, data analysis, and numerical and discrete algorithms. The department is especially focused on matrix and tensor methods, adversary-aware analytics, at-scale streaming and sampling methods, graph and network analysis, and game theory. The department generates publications in leading technical journals and conferences as well as software that is freely available to the research community. These techniques are largely focused on real-world data with a particular focus on cyber applications. Our efforts impact a wide range of domains ranging from national security applications to basic and applied research.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations 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:

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.

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 DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.

Security Clearance:

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance and SCI access, both of which require US citizenship. SCI access may also require a polygraph examination. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain these levels of access may be impacted.

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, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.

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Posted: 2020-09-11 Expires: 2020-11-11

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

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