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Explosives Research Experimentalist
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
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  • Ability to secure and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance which requires U.S. citizenship
  • BS in chemistry, materials science, engineering, or related field, or the equivalent combination of education and related experience.
  • Familiarity with knowledge of physics, engineering, mechanical, aerospace or nuclear engineering
  • Experience performing hands-on experimental science, working around explosives and/or other energetic materials and using computer aided design tools and standard office computer tools.
  • Experience managing a project timeline including other personnel in a team environment.
  • Self-motivated with the initiative to address challenging problems, and innovative skills to identify/develop creative solutions.
  • Experience working effectively independently and in a multi-disciplinary, team-research environment to achieve goals. Interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence necessary to work effectively with a wide range of personalities.
  • Sufficient written and verbal communication skills necessary to explain, negotiate and advise on experimental design and the interpersonal skills to communicate and work in both one-on-one and team environments.
  • Ability to become a qualified explosives handler.

Additional qualifications at the SES.2 Level

  • Comprehensive knowledge of physics, engineering, mechanical, aerospace or nuclear engineering or a related field.
  • Experience working on a research team with individuals from diverse technical backgrounds, as well as function as an independent researcher, working under limited direction, with a high level of attention to details.
  • Ability to mentor and train a multidisciplinary team.
  • Record of completing and/or leading top-quality research in relevant areas of physics and engineering.

Qualifications We Desire

  • Experience in experiments or material properties involving energetic materials, including high explosives, thermites, and pyrotechnics.
  • Experience with radiography, high speed photography, Photonic Doppler Velocimetry, radiometry, pulsed power (flash lamps, fire sets), system generated EMP, grounding and shielding.
  • Knowledge of the WCI weapons program, explosive experimentation, and the optics, electro-optics, and radiographic technologies used at LLNL.
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About Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
For more than 60 years, the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has applied science and technology to make the world a safer place.Livermore’s defining responsibility is ensuring the safety, security and reliability of the nation’s nuclear deterrent. Yet LLNL’s mission is broader than stockpile stewardship, as dangers ranging from nuclear proliferation and terrorism to energy shortages and climate change threaten national security and global stability. The Laboratory’s science and engineering are being applied to achieve breakthroughs for counterterrorism and nonproliferation, defense and intelligence, energy and environmental security.
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