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Nuclear Threat Detection Systems - Postdoctoral Researcher

Company: Jobleads
Location: Livermore
Posted on: May 3, 2021

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Job Seeker Employer Help/FAQs Home Jobs Summer Research/Internships Your Profile Resources SIGN IN Search Browse Your Job Alerts Your Saved Jobs 0 SAVE Nuclear Threat Detection Systems - Postdoctoral Researcher Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Application By using this feature you agree to our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy . Details Posted: April 9, 2021 Location: Livermore, California Show Map Salary: Open We have an opening for a postdoctoral researcher to conduct research in nuclear nonproliferation, threat detection and analysis. You will participate in the development of new detection systems and algorithms, and also implementing these new technologies in actively deployed systems. The successful applicant will join a team of physicists, engineers and software developers working to prevent nuclear catastrophe. You will work with universities and other government agencies to develop, enhance, test, and deploy LLNL's radiation detection, identification, and diagnostic measurement systems and analysis codes. This position is in the Nuclear Security Physics group of the Nuclear and Chemical Sciences Division. In this role you will Participate in the development, design, modeling, implementation, fabrication, measurement, evaluation, and analysis of new instrumentation and algorithms for the detection, classification, identification, localization, tracking, and diagnosing of nuclear materials and objects of concern. Work with partners outside LLNL to deploy and test the next-generation radiation detection systems and algorithms. Document and publish research results in peer-reviewed scientific or technical journals and present results at external conferences seminars and/or technical meetings. Pursue independent (but complementary) research interests and interact with a broad spectrum of scientists internally and externally. Perform other duties as assigned. Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance which requires U.S. Citizenship.PhD in physics, astrophysics, nuclear engineering or related field.Experience with performing research and development in experimental science and/or algorithm development.Experience in developing software infrastructure for complex data analysis.Experience in the application of statistics, signal processing, and error propagation.Ability to perform independent research in experimental or theoretical science, and to find innovative solutions to scientific and technical problems.Documented publication record in peer-reviewed literature with experience presenting research results to a large audience.Proficient verbal and written communications skills necessary to author technical and scientific reports and publications and deliver scientific presentations.Initiative and interpersonal skills with desire and ability to work in a collaborative, multidisciplinary team environment. Internal Number: 3743990000038622 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. More Jobs from This Employer BACK TO TOP The AVS Career Center has listings for the latest science and engineering jobs in specialized disciplines like applied physics, astrophysics, atomic and molecular physics, mechanical engineering, plasma physics, materials science and engineering, fluid mechanics and dynamics, optics and lasers, and electrical engineering plus teaching jobs for assistant, associate, and full professor roles. Find a job here as a computational or experimental physicist, postdoctoral appointee, fellow, or researcher. AVS is a partner in the AIP Career Network, a collection of online job sites for scientists and engineers. Other partners include Physics Today, the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT), American Physical Society (APS Physics), and the Society of Physics Students (SPS) and Sigma Pi Sigma. For assistance, please call 1-888-491-8833 or e-mail customerservice@ . Be sure to tell employers you saw their ad on the AVS Career Center! Copyright 2021 AVSAll rights reserved

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