Graduate Science Internship - RSL Andrews (Associate in Science - Levels V-XI)

Maryland, US
Hourly range for this position is $28.42 - $40.02. - this is a casual job
Feb 05, 2024
Posting live until
Apr 05, 2024
Nevada National Test Sites - RSL - Andrews

Duties and Responsibilities (may include and will vary depending on which department you are assigned to):

  • Build programming code/scripts to computationally process image and/or signal data, e.g. in Python, Matlab, or R. Knowledge of image/signal processing techniques is desired.
  • Create and give presentations on both project and progress to teammates and management.
  • Contribute towards professional reports and papers.
  • Potential for participating in hands-on data acquisition activities depending on project.
  • Participate on small teams of scientists, engineers, and technicians, to devise technical solutions and provide deliverables to customers.
  • Perform hands-on work on optical, mechanical, and/or electrical systems including data acquisition and system and/or subsystem fabrication.
  • Completion of a calculus-based science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) degree program at an accredited institution.
  • Must be actively enrolled in a post-baccalaureate program in a calculus-based science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) at an accredited institution.
  • Must have and maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average. (upload of current transcripts required)
  • Must have:
    • Planning/organizing skills and initiative
    • Good written and verbal communication skills
    • Basic knowledge of scientific equipment, software, systems, calculations, and application of scientific methods. Ability to follow directions, both written and verbal, and able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Strong computer skills are desired, including MS Office and computer programming.
  • The primary work location will be at Remote Sensing Laboratory on Joint Base Andrews in Suitland, Maryland.
  • Pre-placement physical examination, which includes a drug screen, is required. MSTS maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license.