Los Alamos National Laboratory Network and Infrastructure Engineering Undergraduate Student Intern in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
The Network and Infrastructure Engineering (NIE) Division manages the network, telecommunications, collaboration, cyber defenses, and virtual computing infrastructure for the Laboratory. The division is organized within five groups and provides the following services:
Configuration and Development Services (NIE-CDS) - provides enterprise level configuration management, vulnerability patching and remediation, and system and software development needed for those services.
Infrastructure Services (NIE-IS) - responsible for providing unclassified and classified institutional compute and storage, operating systems (OS) support for Laboratory business systems, institutional network services, and managing the institutional datacenters.
Engineering and Security Services (NIE-ESS) - responsible for the Lab's classified and unclassified institutional network services and for the security of the institutional network infrastructure.
Core Services (NIE-CS) - provides production systems for the division. A primary responsibility of this group is managing infrastructure for LANL’s Enterprise information technology applications.
Telecommunication Services (NIE-TS) - provides telecommunication technologies and services enabling science, programs, and operations at LANL. The group provides the entire Lab with voice, wireless, data, and video communication services.
NIE is seeking undergraduate level students looking for a challenging paid internship for the current academic year and/or summer. Each selected candidate will be provided with a mentor and be assigned to a team based on their skills and interests and on the needs of the organization.
The NIE workforce is comprised of Cybersecurity Technical Staff, Computing Systems Tec & Professionals, System Programmers, Solutions Architects, Computer Operator Technicians, IT Managers, Network Professionals, Network Security Professionals, Telecommunications Specialists and undergraduate/graduate students.
Where You Will Work
Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:
§ PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network
§ Dental and vision insurance
§ Free basic life and disability insurance
§ Paid maternity and parental leave
§ Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)
§ Learning opportunities and tuition assistance
§ Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)
§ Onsite gyms and wellness programs
§ Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)
No Clearance: Position does not require a security clearance. Selected candidates will be subject to drug testing and other pre-employment background checks.
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Contact Name Gonzales, Andrea Jo
Vacancy Name: IRC86147
Organization Name NIE-DO/ NETWORK & INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEERING
Req ID: IRC86147
Category: Student - Undergraduate