Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Masters Intern - IT Engineer Internships in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 306147

Directorate: Communications & Information Technology

Division: Research Computing

Group: Research Computing


Job Description

We provide you with stimulating opportunities in projects representing a broad range of technologies so you are exposed to a wide range of IT career options. Opportunities are flexible, and assignments range from 10-12 weeks with the possibility of extension. You will be paired with a mentor, and expected to become an active team member playing a central role in the design and development of critical technology.

Our intern program includes:

•Strategically important projects staffed by interns, these include report out meetings with our CIO and senior management.

•Numerous personal development opportunities, including coaching sessions & workshops with a diverse range of our labwide team, ranging from executive management to junior engineers.

•Professional and personal networking opportunities.

You will be likely be working on one of these intern projects.

•Developing our Computer Health Scoring Algorithm into a Production Ready Application

•Build a Windows Security Log Encyclopedia

•Develop and Deploy an Instance of the Facebook FBAR

•Define and develop a Cyber Security Simian Army

•Building the Next Version of our Big Data Infrastructure and Application Health Dashboards


Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must be matriculated/enrolled in a Master's program at an accredited college or university. Minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.


Preferred Qualifications

You are an aspiring IT engineer driven by a passion to continually learn and grow. You have knowledge of maintaining and operating the some of the following: network infrastructure, VM Ware enterprise virtualization products, SAN technologies and windows server administration. You also have a fundamental knowledge of service and configuration management and testing tools.

Teams will be given project ownership of extreme creativity is encouraged. You will be working with many people across the Lab on these projects, including executive management.

Degree in Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering or related field.

3.25 GPA or higher is preferred

You can hear from some of our existing mentors and students here:


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.


Directorate: Comm & Information Technology

Job Category: Master's and PhD Level Internships

Group: Research Computing

Opening Date: 2016-12-20

Closing Date: 2017-03-01