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  • Idaho Falls, Idaho, INL Mission: Our mission is to discover, demonstrate and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical infrastructure. INL Vision: Our vision is to change the world’s energy future and secure our nation’s critical infrastructure. Learn more about our Digital Engineering Capabilities (CLICK Links Below) https://inl.gov/digital-engineering/ https://factsheets.inl.gov/FactSheets/Digital Engineering.pdf Position Description Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is seeking a postdoctoral research associate for model based systems engineering (MBSE) within the Digital Sciences and Engineering Group. Technical modeling includes extensive use of plant systems, logic, regulations/orders, and requirements engineering in the design, development, optimization, and testing of models that approximate physical entities or processes. Simulation covers the techniques that either show events over a period of time, allow feedback of operator responses into real-time control functions that enhance realism by coordinated multi-sensor operator inputs, or incorporate real-time evaluation of operator performance. Liaison frequently with internal customer contacts and continue to grow external partner and customer networks; including sometimes representing our organization externally. Support and lead the development of new projects, including the development of proposal and business plans. With some guidance from management, technical mentors and research team members, you will lead systems engineering technical areas as a technical expert on large and medium sized projects: providing both technical and programmatic leadership. You will provide guidance and act as an advisor on multiple digital engineering programs. You will work with the relationship manager, group lead, and department manager to capture new customers and write proposals. Lead contributor to peer-reviewed journal articles, presentations, reports, and other professional activities. Postdoctoral researchers are a strong asset to our interdisciplinary R&D team and work effectively both alone and as a team member to accomplish work scope within cost and schedule.  Works on problems of diverse scope and complexity with access to mentorship for guidance and general supervision to ensure success with very little day-to-day instruction.    QUALIFICATIONS   REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: PhD in Systems Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Nuclear Engineering or related field completed by commencement of appointment and within the previous 5 years    DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: •    Experience with model-based systems engineering (MBSE) •    Monte Carlo, and/or discrete event simulation Equal Employment Opportunity: Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Women and People of Color are strongly encouraged to apply. INL Overview: Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is changing the world’s energy future and securing our infrastructure! Join us - innovate the future! INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy’s mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 5,000 scientists, researchers, and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and development technologies that underpin the nation’s nuclear and renewable energy, national security, and environmental missions. Benefits, Salary, and Relocation: We have an extremely competitive salary structure, robust relocation package, and phenomenal benefits. For more information, please visit:  https://www.inl.gov/careers/benefits-overview/.  . Other Information When applying to positions please provide a resume and answer all questions on the following screens. Applicants, who fail to provide a resume or answer the questions, may be deemed ineligible for consideration.   Environmental, Safety and Health Statement Must be familiar with, and comply with all relevant health and safety requirements.  Must be knowledgeable of emergency action policies and procedures, methods for reporting/resolving work practices or conditions to available cognizant professionals.   The Idaho Falls Area Idaho Falls is conveniently situated near many national treasures such as Yellowstone National Park, Teton National Park, Jackson, WY, etc.  For more information about the area, please visit www.visitidahofalls.com and  www.visitidaho.org . Selective Service Requirements: To be eligible for employment at INL males born after December 31, 1959 must have registered with the Selective Service System (SSS). This includes U.S. born and naturalized citizens, parolees, undocumented immigrants, legal permanent residents, asylum seekers, refugees, and all males with visas of any kind which expired more than 30 days ago. The few individuals who are exempt from this requirement are those on current non-immigrant visas.  For more information see www.sss.gov. Contact:  Thomas.Steele@inl.gov Work Location:  Idaho Falls, ID (IRC 9X80's Schedule)   PRIMARY LOCATION :   US-ID-Idaho Falls Competitive wage, comprehensive benefits and relocation
  • Lincoln, Nebraska, CORE COMPETENCIES & ESSENTIAL DUTIES   Job Technical Skills – To serve as the designated division project lead, accountable and responsible for overall project performance as well as managing the scope, schedule, budget, and safety adherence of all assigned projects.  Specific responsibilities include serving as the primary contact for project sponsor and management; monitor overall project completion through the project cycle for deadline adherence, use analytics to collect and benchmark project data relative to work performed; and be the spokesperson for the assigned projects, when necessary.  Consistent and reliable attendance is required. Develops project documentation proportional to the deliverables required in compliance with the LES work management requirements.  This would include project charters, scope, justification, change plans, safety plans, communications plans, risk plans, resource plans, contingency plan, etc. Leads project management teams to successfully execute all phases of division projects. Coordinates communications between stakeholders, management and project team within and across departments to ensure smooth execution of all assigned projects. Ensures detailed documentation of proceedings, significant decisions made, etc., are available post engagement. Monitors contractor progress and performance to ensure goods and services conform to contract requirements to ensure compliance with project scope and budgets for all new projects assigned. Develops, and actively advocates work, project and portfolio management best practices, IPSEC model and tools for project execution. Represents LES with general public, customers and media in presentation or items related to the project, which may include mass media interactions as dictated by project need. As a subject matter expert, assists in ED resource master scheduling. Completes technical studies and reports related to designated projects or programs.   Accountability – This position requires an individual who holds self and others responsible for goals, outcomes, deadlines, and objectives and follows through on commitments. Takes accountability for delivering on commitments; owns mistakes and uses them as opportunities for learning and development. Initiative – Seeking an individual who takes action on his/her own without being prompted; handles problems independently; able to resolve issues without relying on extensive help from others; does more than is expected or asked. Quality Orientation – This position requires a candidate holds self and others to being attentive to detail and accuracy, maintains high quality work, looks for improvements continuously, monitors quality levels, finds root cause of quality problems, owns/acts on quality problems while encouraging a quality focus in others. Communication – The ideal candidate expresses ideas and information in a clear and concise manner whether verbally, written, or other means; tailors message to fit the interests and needs of the audience; delivers information in a manner that is interesting and compelling. Job Technical Skills – A successful individual in this position keeps his/her technical skills current; effectively applies specialized knowledge and skills to perform work tasks; understands and masters the technical skills, knowledge, and tasks associated with his/her job; shares technical expertise with others.     EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or Technical related field, and Six years of progressively responsible utility experience; or An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.   CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Project Management Professional (PMP) preferred           EEO Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans
  • Miami, Florida, Florida International University is Miami’s public research university, focused on student success. According to U.S. News and World Report, FIU has 42 top-50 rankings in the nation among public universities. FIU is a top U.S. research university (R1), with more than $200 million in annual expenditures. FIU ranks 15th in the nation among public universities for patent production, which drives innovation, and is one of the institutions that helps make Florida the top state for higher education. The Next Horizon  fundraising campaign is furthering FIU’s commitment to providing students Worlds Ahead opportunities. Today, FIU has two campuses and multiple centers, and supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum , the  Wolfsonian-FIU , and the  Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU . FIU is a member of Conference USA , with more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. The university has awarded more than 330,000 degrees to many leaders in South Florida and beyond. For more information about FIU, visit  www.fiu.edu .   The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at Florida International University (FIU) invites applicants for an open-rank, tenure-track faculty position in the field of Civil Infrastructure Systems .    The successful candidate is expected to foster innovations in resilience and sustainability of civil infrastructure systems (including, among others, any constructed facilities). The candidate should have expertise to propel research to significantly enhance community resilience to climate-driven and human-induced hazards in the context of environmental, economic, and social aspects. Desirable research expertise includes assessing and minimizing the risks to US population centers due to growing migration to hazard prone areas coupled with the effects of climate change, sea level rise, and increasing intensity/rate of hazards, all within a context of growing socio-economic inequalities and infrastructure deterioration. Knowledge on dependencies/interdependencies within and across infrastructure sectors, life-cycle analysis, sustainable practices, asset management, big data and data analytics, public-private partnership, decision making, risk assessment, and risk management strategies is highly desirable.    A demonstrated potential or record of teaching and mentoring students in resilient, smart and recoverable infrastructure and in courses that complement the CEE undergraduate and graduate curricula, including the development of new enriching courses is expected. The successful candidate will exhibit the ability to articulate a coherent agenda of research and scholarship and to identify potential funding sources to support such research. We particularly seek individuals pursuing innovative, world-class, quantitative research to encompass resilience modeling at the community and regional levels, uncertainties in recovery prediction, policy recommendations, and calibration of system-of-systems models of hazard impacts to inform more holistic decision-making and effective mitigation tools.   Applicants should preferably have B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Civil Engineering or a closely related discipline. Candidates must have completed their Ph.D. at the time of employment. Evidence of research/scholarship is required. Industrial experience is a plus. Registration as a Professional Engineer in Florida (or the ability to obtain such licensure within four years of employment) is preferred. Responsibilities will include teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in the civil engineering curriculum, directing graduate students, working and collaborating with Preeminent Institute for Resilient and Sustainable Coastal Infrastructure (InteraCt) ( https://interact.fiu.edu/ ) and establishing an externally funded research program in the area.   Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 523249 at facultycareers.fiu.edu and attach a single pdf file that includes cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of research interests, teaching philosophy, and diversity, copies of a maximum of 3 representative research publications, and contact information for 3 (for assistant level applicants) and 5 (for associate/full level applicants) references. To receive full consideration, applications should be received by May 21, 2021. Review will continue until the positions are filled.   FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
  • Dallas, Texas, Advisory Manager, Operations Consulting (Multiple Positions), PricewaterhouseCoopers Advisory Services LLC, Dallas, TX. Provide expertise in operations strategy, product innovation and development, supply and demand planning, supply chain management, procurement and sourcing, service operations, manufacturing and logistics. Translate business strategy into effective operations to drive both growth and profitability. Perform reliability-centered maintenance, integration of operations with supply chains, corporate performance management, time and motion studies, and benchmarking/best-in-class practices and performances. Use systems applications that support Operations-related processes. Lead project work streams, including project staffing, budgeting, planning and status updating. Manage engagement teams, provide coaching and feedback in a timely manner. Maintain client relationships. 40 hrs/week, Mon-Fri, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS : Must have a Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Engineering, Accounting, Business Administration, or a related field, plus 5 years of post-bachelor’s, progressive related work experience; OR a Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Engineering, Accounting, Business Administration, or a related field, plus 3 years of related work experience. Must have at least one year of experience with each of the following: - Developing business strategies and transforming the value chain functions from product development through supply chain, manufacturing and product support; - Conducting quantitative and qualitative benchmarking and primary and secondary analyses of large and complex data; and - Using system applications that support one or more of the following: product lifecycle management, network optimization, planning/forecasting, merchandising, inventory management, sourcing/e-sourcing, maintenance, enterprise asset management, materials management, warehouse management, or transportation management. Travel up to 80% is required. Please apply by mail, referencing Job Code TX2938, Attn: HR SSC/Talent Management, 4040 West Boy Scout Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33607. 
  • Norfolk, Virginia, Position Background and Scope Teledyne Brown Engineering is seeking a data scientist to provide analytic support to Navy Medicine in the Norfolk, VA area. This position will work as part of a small team to support Naval Medical Forces Atlantic in Portsmouth, VA. The team will work directly with Navy leadership to execute a wide range of projects and will coordinate with analytic teams supporting other regions to ensure knowledge, learning, and best practices are shared across the organization. Analytic efforts may include data analysis, statistical inference, machine learning, data visualization, and dashboard development. TBE is seeking an analytics professional to join a team supporting analytics and business intelligence efforts within Navy Medicine. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Work closely with customers, managers, and technical team to define program scope, goals, and deliverables • Work with a team to develop long term analysis products • Work with a team to respond to ad hoc requests for specific analysis (short term) • Prepare and present project communications for customers and key stakeholders • Participate in multi-disciplinary teams in a collaborative environment • Author technical reports   This position requires the ability to obtain a DoD Security Clearance to the level of "Secret"   Education and/or Experience • B.S. degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Data Science, Analytics, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, or related analytic field is required. • M.S. degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Data Science, Analytics, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, or related analytic field is preferred. • Five or more years of applicable professional experience is preferred, but highly qualified entry-level applicants will be considered. Highly Desirable Skills and Characteristics • Demonstrated success in customer-facing roles with frequent stakeholder interactions at all levels • Superb communication skills with the ability to elicit goals, needs, and outcomes with leaders at all levels across different functions and organizations • Experience communicating technical information in a variety of formats (presentation, technical report, academic publication, email, etc.) • Solid foundational knowledge of statistical analysis techniques (regression, hypothesis testing, statistical inference, etc.) • Advanced data visualization experience to clearly communicate relationships among complex data • Proficiency in one or more programming languages commonly used in analytics, such as Python or R • Familiarity with one or more business intelligence, data visualization, or dashboard development tools (Tableau, R Shiny, Seaborn, Qlik, Power BI, etc.) • Familiarity or experience with machine learning algorithms (neural networks, gradient boosting, random forests, etc.) • Proficiency with relational databases and Structured Query Language (SQL) • Experience working within the Department of Defense • Experience working within the Military Health System • Experience working with healthcare data Citizenship Requirements Due to classified work at the facility and related restrictions, successful applicants must be a U.S. citizen and be able to gain and maintain a U.S. Government Secret level security clearance.

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