Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Applied Statistics Research Scientist in RICHLAND, Washington
Organization and Job ID
Job ID: 305877
Directorate: National Security Directorate
Division: Computational & Statistical Analytics
The fundamental performance expectation is building a research program to bring national and international credibility and recognition to the staff member and PNNL. In addition to technical research, this position offers the opportunity to participate in project management, proposal writing, business development, and publishing.
Manages small to moderate projects and/or major project tasks. Integrates intellectual and technical capabilities of work teams. Enhances technical/professional skills of junior staff through active mentoring and training. Generates ideas for new proposals and participates in business development activities.
Leads specific tasks of the project to meet scope, schedule and budget. Expected to contribute professionally, building a professional reputation for technical expertise. Fully applying and interpreting standard theories, principles, methods, tools and technologies. Contributes technical content to proposals and develops business through excellent project performance.
Bachelor's degree with 2-3 years experience or a Master's degree with 0-2 years experience or a PhD.
Expected to contribute professionally, building a professional reputation for technical expertise. Fully applying and interpreting standard theories, principles, methods, tools and technologies.
PhD with over 1 year of experience. Degree should be in statistics or related discipline. Other preferred qualifications include past experience securing project funding, working with or leading technical teams, and the ability to manage research projects.
Equal Employment Opportunity
PNNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse, talented workforce. EOE Disability/Vet/M/F/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Staff at PNNL must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States.
This position requires the ability to obtain a federal security clearance in a timely manner. Which requires:
* U.S. Citizenship
* Background Investigation: Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified matter in accordance 10 CFR 710, Appendix B.
* Drug Testing: All Security Clearance (L or Q) positions will be considered by the Department of Energy to be Testing Designated Positions which means that they are subject to applicant, random, and for cause drug testing. In addition, applicants must be able to demonstrate non-use of illegal drugs, including marijuana, for the 12 consecutive months preceding completion of the requisite Questionnaire for National Security Positions (QNSP).
Note: Applicants will be considered ineligible for security clearance processing by the U.S. Department of Energy until non-use of illegal drugs, including marijuana, for 12 consecutive months can be demonstrated.
Directorate: National Security Dir
Job Category: Scientists/Scientific Support
Group: Appld Stats & Computa Modeling
Opening Date: 2017-01-30
Closing Date: 2017-04-01