This position reports to the Optimization and Control Group Leader within the Electricity Infrastructure and Buildings Division and involves collaborating with a team to perform routine functions that include gathering requirements from users, software design, development, and troubleshooting, and providing input or continuous system improvements and daily maintenance and support of the software. Working under senior staff, this position will contribute to and occasionally lead tasks related to software design, development, configuration, testing, and preparing professional system documents. The successful candidate will support several projects utilizing multiple technologies.
This position will work with a team of software engineers and application developers to support the development and maintenance of software implementing energy efficiency and other strategies developed by the group. A successful candidate will:
Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams to take algorithms from theory to practice by designing and implementing code using software engineering best practices
Work with a team of software engineers to work toward successful project outcomes with maintainable code.
Lead small to medium sized tasks and direct the work of other developers to achieve project goals
Assist and train users to deploy and utilize the resulting code
Maintain deployed code in order to enable experimentation and data collection on time constrained shared resources and at external collaborator installations
Develop or contribute to end-user documentation in the conversion and implementation of software
BS/BA with 2 years of experience
MS/MA with 0-2 years of experience
PHD with 0 years of experience
Relevant Associates degree and 6 years of relevant work experience
High school diploma and 10 years of relevant work experience
Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or similar
Algorithm design and implementation, troubleshooting, deployment, documentation, and testing
Emphasis on Python development experience
Knowledge of or experience with Docker, Ansible, or similar software
Foundational knowledge of the software lifecycle and engineering best practice, including specification, documentation configuration management, testing and quality assurance
Building networks at a local and capability level. Effectively teaming to share resources and optimize research and development at the group and division level. Mentoring team members at all organizational levels.
Self-motived, excellent communication skills, an open mind, the ability to thrive in multidisciplinary teams, and the skills to balance great design with short deadlines
Strong interpersonal and time management skills
An understanding of the Agile Methodology for software development
A love for collaboration and learning
Superb information design abilities with efficient production habits and impeccable problem-solving skills
Hazardous Working Conditions/Environment
Testing Designated Position
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is a world-class research institution powered by a highly educated, diverse workforce committed to the values of Integrity, Creativity, Collaboration, Impact, and Courage. Every year, scores of dynamic, driven people come to PNNL to work with renowned researchers on meaningful science, innovations and outcomes for the U.S. Department of Energy and other sponsors; here is your chance to be one of them!
At PNNL, you will find an exciting research environment and excellent benefits including health insurance, flexible work schedules and telework options. PNNL is located in eastern Washington Statethe dry side of Washington known for its stellar outdoor recreation and affordable cost of living. The Labs campus is only a 45-minute flight from Seattle or Portland, and is serviced by the convenient PSC airport, connected to 8 major hubs.
Commitment to Excellence, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Equal Employment Opportunity
Our laboratory is committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment dedicated to solving critical challenges in fundamental sciences, national security, and energy resiliency. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. In support of this commitment, we encourage people of all racial/ethnic identities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply for employment.
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex , national origin, age, disability, genetic information , protected veteran status, and any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, and/or local laws.
We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures and in employment. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Drug Free Workplace
PNNL is committed to a drug-free workplace supported by Workplace Substance Abuse Program and complies with federal laws prohibiting the possession and use of illegal drugs.
Battelle requires employees to have a COVID-19 vaccine as a condition of employment, subject to accommodation. Applicants are required to disclose their vaccination status following a conditional offer of employment and must attest to being fully vaccinated with a Center for Disease Control -approved COVID-19 vaccination, or provide documentation of need for medical or religious exemption from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement.
Posted Date : 2022-05-06
Job type : Full Time