Sandia Jobs & Careers in Albuquerque, NM


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3 days ago

Computer Science, R&D SE (Senior or Principal)

Sandia Albuquerque, NM

Department 1543 sponsors research and development of critical modeling science applications. This includes the CUBIT meshing project for modeling and… Sandia


3 days ago

Student Intern - Chemical Information System Support Technical Undergrad Yr Rnd – new

Sandia Albuquerque, NM

Department collects, analyzes, and reports information concerning Sandia's Environment, Safety, and Health/Emergency Management (ES&H/EM… Sandia


3 days ago

Student Intern - Materials, Devices, and Energy Technologies Support Technical U

Sandia Albuquerque, NM

The Materials, Devices, and Energy Technologies Department, part of Sandia's Energy Technologies and System Solutions Center, conducts research and… Sandia


3 days ago

RD Cybersecurity (Entry or Senior Level)

Sandia Albuquerque, NM

include technology research and development of next generation cyber systems and technologies; including but not limited to areas such as encryption… Sandia


3 days ago

Master's Fellowship Program – new

Sandia Albuquerque, NM

Center 4100, Environment, Safety & Health provides technical leadership multiple Environment, Safety & Health Programs. The Environmental Programs… Sandia


3 days ago

RD Mechanical Engineer (Entry or Senior)

Sandia Albuquerque, NM

The Structural and Thermal Analysis Department at Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) supports a number of projects within the Nuclear Energy Safety… Sandia


3 days ago

Student Intern - Sensor Exploitation Applications Support Technical Undergrad Yr – new

Sandia Albuquerque, NM

The Sensor Exploitation Applications Department develops and implements pattern recognition approaches called Automatic Target Recognition (ATR… Sandia


3 days ago

Nuclear Reactor Engineer and Operator (Entry or Senior) – new

Sandia Albuquerque, NM

Nuclear Facilities Operations, Department, (1381), provides operational management of nuclear reactor facilities within TA-V. These facilities… Sandia


26 days ago

RD, Electronics Engineering (Entry or Senior)

Sandia Albuquerque, NM

The Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) Electronic Component Engineering Department (2634) is responsible for identification, characterization and… Sandia


3 days ago

Electromechanical Technologist - STAR Facility (Senior or Principal)

Sandia Albuquerque, NM

Department 1647 operates two experimental test facilities, the Shock Thermodynamic Applied Research (STAR) facility and the Dynamic Integrated… Sandia


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    Politicized management; some dedicated staff keep Sandia alive

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    Current Employee - Principal Member of Technical Staff in Albuquerque, NM (US)
    Current Employee - Principal Member of Technical Staff in Albuquerque, NM (US)

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    Pros

    There are still a huge range of interesting topics that you can contribute on. 9/80 schedule is fantastic. Many dedicated staff that will help you get work done, though don't expect it to be recognized by management. Your job satisfaction will only come from pride in a job well done, so be sure the projects you get on have some personal interest.

    Cons

    All national labs are becoming steadily less relevant as development money is disappearing from government budgets and research money is sent more to universities. Can't compete for a lot of fundamental research money as a FFRDC, and things you could compete for you are effectively priced out of because of ridiculous overhead rates.

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    Trim unproductive staff and reward dedicated staff. Why should someone kill themselves for a 2.1% raise when you can do no work and get 1.7%.?

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