Postdoctoral Appointee- Nuclear Engineer

Argonne National Laboratory

Lemont, IL

Job posting number: #7061756 (Ref:407245)

Posted: October 25, 2019

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Perform modeling and data analysis activities related to large datasets of instrumentation and sensor measurements. Develop computing platform and data structure to capture and utilize information from nuclear plant operations. Utilize and/or develop machine learning tools to identify anomalies and errors over time in the comprehensive datasets.

The applicant will be expected to have:

  • Knowledge required in data analysis of “big data” sets.
  • Skills required in development and application of machine learning computational packages, with general knowledge of computer programming languages and advanced simulation tools.
  • Experience understanding of typical nuclear sensors and instrumentation.
  • Skills in organizational planning and execution of scientific research.
  • Skills in building and maintaining internal/ external relationships.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal, oral, and written communication.
  • Ability to model Argonne’s Core Values: Impact, Safety, Respect, Integrity, and Teamwork.

 

This level of knowledge is typically achieved through a formal education in nuclear engineering or a related field at the Ph.D. degree level with zero to three years of experience or equivalent in the scientific application of this knowledge and practical laboratory experience. This position description documents the general nature and level of work but is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all activities, duties and responsibilities required of job incumbent. Consequently, job incumbent may be required to perform other duties as assigned.

As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, Argonne National Laboratory is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that fosters collaborative scientific discovery and innovation. In support of this commitment, Argonne encourages minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply for employment. Argonne considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Argonne employees, and certain guest researchers and contractors, are subject to particular restrictions related to participation in Foreign Government Talent Recruitment Programs, as defined and detailed in United States Department of Energy Order 486.1. You will be asked to disclose any such participation in the application phase for review by Argonne’s Legal Department.



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Job posting number:#7061756 (Ref:407245)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Argonne National Laboratory
Argonne,Illinois
United States
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