Job Information Job Title: Experiment AnalystGrade: 200/210
Org: Experiment Analysis
Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (9x80 Schedule)
**This is a multi-level posting** Mission/Vision Statement Leading Nuclear Energy and Research Technology Mission: Discover, demonstrate and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical infrastructure. Vision: INL will change the world's energy future and secure our critical infrastructure. Responsibilities Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is seeking well-qualified early career researchers for the Nuclear Systems Design & Analysis (NSD&A) Division. The NSD&A Division has unique strengths in the area of integrated design, analysis and evaluation of nuclear enterprises. It performs vertically integrated design of experiments, conduct of experiments, modeling of thermal hydraulic and nuclear processes and phenomena, safety analysis, reactor physics and fuel cycle analyses, Verification and Validation (V&V) activities along with the associated Uncertainty Quantification (UQ), and nuclear systems analysis to determine technical and economic performance. The NSD&A Division also performs sub tasks and subsets of all these endeavors to add value to a variety of pursuits and, in particular, advance nuclear design activities.
The core of the Division's capabilities is based on the range and competence of the people staffing the Division. The current mix of experienced staff has a broad base of technical skills providing advanced analysis and design capabilities for the Laboratory.
The successful candidates are expected to be strong participants within INL's interdisciplinary nuclear experiment R&D teams and work effectively both alone and as a team member. They must be self-motivated and willing to take direction from team members and peers. They are also expected to maintain currency in relevant engineering/scientific literature and develop their capabilities and careers in line with INL research missions.
Experience using reactor physics codes (for example, MCNP, SCALE, or Serpent).Experience using finite element analysis (FEA) codes (for example, ABAQUS or ANSYS).Experience using computational fluid dynamics (CFD) codes (for example, STAR-CCM+).Experience using multi-physics codes (for example, COMSOL Multiphysics).Experience using the MOOSE framework and BISON.Experience using nuclear systems analysis codes (for example, RELAP5 or RETRAN-3D).Experience with nuclear safety bases.Experience using high performance computer (HPC) systems.Experience with software development processes.Experience using programming languages (for example, FORTRAN, Python, Java, or C++).
Selective Service Requirements To be eligible for employment at INL males born after December 31, 1959 must have registered with the Selective Service System (SSS). This includes U.S. born and naturalized citizens, parolees, undocumented immigrants, legal permanent residents, asylum seekers, refugees, and all males with visas of any kind which expired more than 30 days ago. The few individuals who are exempt from this requirement are those on current non-immigrant visas. For more information see www.sss.gov.Employee Job Functions Employee Job Functions are physical actions and/or working conditions associated with the position. These functions may also constitute essential functions for the job position which the employee must be able to fulfill, with or without accommodation. Information provided below is to help describe the job so that the applicant has a reasonable understanding of the job duties/expectations. An applicant's ability to perform and/or tolerate these actions and conditions will be discussed and workplace accommodations may be made on a case-by-case basis following an individualized assessment of the applicant and other considerations, including but not limited to any governing safety standards. Please Apply Before: December 10, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (MST)
Environmental, Safety and Health Statement Must be familiar with, and comply with all relevant health and safety requirements. Must be knowledgeable of emergency action policies and procedures, methods for reporting/resolving work practices or conditions to available cognizant professionals.Other Information When applying to positions please provide a resume and answer all questions on the following screens. Applicants, who fail to provide a resume or answer the questions, may be deemed ineligible for consideration.INL Overview INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 4,300 scientists, researchers and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and develop technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and renewable energy, national security and environmental missions.
The Idaho Falls Area Idaho Falls is conveniently situated near many national treasures such as Yellowstone National Park, Teton National Park, Jackson, WY, etc. For more information about the area, please visit www.visitidahofalls.com and www.visitidaho.org. Equal Employment Opportunity Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.