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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Post Bachelors RA - Software Developer in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 309588

Directorate: Physical & Computational Sciences

Division: Advanced Comput, Math & Data

Group: Data Integration

Job Description

As a member of a diverse team of computer science professionals, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on software projects having national impact. They will participate in all phases of software product development including requirements analysis, user interface design, development, testing, continuous integration, documentation and deployment support. They will be responsible for both front and back-end development and will work with several languages such as Javascript and Python. The candidate will support client interaction through efforts including written communications, demonstrations, and presentations about technical activities. Developers will be required to see out a project from conception to final product, requiring strong software development, organizational and communication skills and an attention to detail. We are looking for a problem-solver with an inquisitive and innovative mind who thrives in a collaborative environment.

The incumbent will report directly to the Data Integration Team Manager, and will work with project members of the various projects that the Data Integration team supports. The incumbent will be expected to attend software project meetings, capability development meetings, and group meetings.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must have received a Bachelor’s degree within the past 24 months or within the next 8 months from an accredited college or university. Minimum overall GPA of 2.5 required.

Preferred Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications :

  • Experience with Python, Javascript, HTML, and CSS.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with ES6-based React.js web applications.

  • Understanding of HTTP protocol and web service architecture.

  • Experience with Flask or Django web frameworks.

  • Preferred GPA 3.25

  • Some exposure to relational databases.

  • Someknowledge of security principles and how they apply to web applications


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.

  • Ability to plan, organize, prioritize, and complete assigned deliverables with minimal supervision.

  • Excellent time management skills.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or Web Development

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: Post-Graduates and Post-Docs

Group: Data Integration

Opening Date: 2019-07-17

Closing Date: 2019-08-30