Pacific Northwest National Laboratory PhD Intern - Research Intern - Computer Science in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 308586

Directorate: Physical & Computational Sciences

Division: Advanced Comput, Math & Data

Group: High Performance Computing

Job Description

The High Performance Computing (HPC) Group at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) seeks a student intern researcher to participate in novel research in one or more of the following areas: advanced architecture design and analysis; Machine Learning; system software and runtime systems; and HPC application and system performance prediction and optimization. Responsibilities and Accountabilities include:

• Participate in research in areas of interest to ongoing PNNL HPC group projects

• Interact with HPC group staff on technical areas of interest

• Work closely with staff mentor to design and conduct experiments potentially leading towards publishable results

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must be currently enrolled/matriculated in a PhD program at an accredited college. Minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience in one or more topic areas of interest (i.e., HPC applications and systems; Machine Learning; runtime software systems; performance modeling, simulation, prediction, and optimization) strongly preferred

• Ability to work in a close team environment

• Ability to clearly distill and present research findings

Currently working towards an advanced degree in the area of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or closely related technical field.

Preferred GPA 3.25

Equal Employment Opportunity

Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at

Directorate: Physical & Computational Sci's

Job Category: Master's and PhD Level Internships

Group: High Performance Computing

Opening Date: 2019-02-26

Closing Date: 2019-03-27