|Job Title||Radio-Frequency Remote Sensing Scientist 2/3|
|Location||Los Alamos, NM, US|
|Organization Name||ISR-2/Space & Remote Sensing|
What You Will Do
The Space and Remote Sensing Group (ISR‐2) at Los Alamos National Laboratory is seeking qualified radio‐frequency (RF) remote sensing scientists to participate in the execution of our portfolio of RF‐based programs. These programs include: scientific studies in lightning science, ionospheric physics and radio astronomy; ground‐based and satellite‐based nuclear electromagnetic pulse (EMP) monitoring; ground‐based detection and analysis of anthropogenic RF emissions; the development, deployment, and operation of RF remote sensing instrumentation; and the development of signal processing and analysis techniques for RF data. Each of the program areas involves one or more of the following general types of work:
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Scientist 2 (Salary range $84,300 - $139,000):
Additional Job Requirements for Scientist 3 (Salary range $92,600 - $154,600):
Education: PhD degree in physics/engineering or related discipline or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.
Clearance: Q(Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements* for access to classified matter.
*Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information.
New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to a regular status only with approval of the cognizant Principal Associate Director.
Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regards to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to email@example.com or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Where You Will Work
Located in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.
ISR‐2 develops and applies remote sensing capabilities (RF, infrared, and optical) to support global security and conduct scientific research in related fields. The Group maintains multi‐disciplinary programs in theory, modeling, instrumentation, experimentation, field deployment, data analysis and data exploitation.