Postdoctoral Appointee: Solid Mechanics and Structural Dynamics Sandia National Laboratories
Postdoctoral Appointee: Solid Mechanics and Structural Dynamics Sandia National Laboratories

Postdoctoral Appointee: Solid Mechanics and Structural Dynamics Sandia National Laboratories

Postdoctoral Appointee: Solid Mechanics and Structural Dynamics Sandia National Laboratories is the nation's premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation with major facilities in Albuquerque, New Mexico and Livermore, California. We are a world-class team of scientists, engineers, technologists, post docs, and visiting researchers all focused on cutting-edge technology, ranging from homeland defense, global security, biotechnology, and environmental preservation to energy and combustion research, computer security, and nuclear defense. To learn more, please visit our website at Sandia National Laboratories is searching for a Postdoctoral Appointee for the Component Science and Mechanics Department located in Albuquerque, NM. This is a temporary, full-time position. This position does not currently require a security clearance. Department Description The Component Science and Mechanics Department conducts frontier mechanics research and science-based engineering solutions for component development and assessment. Focus areas for the department include interfacial and micro/nano-mechanics, probabilistic mechanics and uncertainty quantification, and mechanical aspects of component and subsystem reliability. Areas of active interest include: interconnects and encapsulation, fatigue and fracture, energy dissipation at contacts, micro-structural mechanics, shock and vibration, crack initiation and propagation, micro-scale diagnostics, and adaptive structures. Computational and physical simulations, including solid mechanics and structural dynamics for both linear and non-linear systems, are utilized in a dynamic multidisciplinary teaming environment. The Postdoctoral Appointee will contribute to new and existing research projects in the area of solid mechanics and structural dynamics. The research is evenly divided between numerical, analytical, and experimental work, and will involve the use of Finite Element Analysis codes and MATLAB, uncertainty quantification, and designing and using experimental test apparatuses for model validation studies. Additional duties could include support of senior staff members in model development and analysis of complex, electro-mechanical systems. The position will involve working with several staff members on a set of challenging problems with important applications. Postdoctoral Hiring Program The Post-Doctoral Appointee Program is designed to recruit outstanding Ph.D. applicants to assist a line organization in meeting its mission objectives and to provide a professional technical work environment for the employee. The Ph.D. must have been conferred within one to five years prior to employment. These assignments are for a one-year period, with the option at management’s discretion to serve no more than five additional one-year assignments. Extensions of up to six years require employee's manager approval. Six years or greater requires employee's manager and HR VP approval. Required • A Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, or a closely related field • Ability to work independently on a research project • Strong technical writing • Strong oral communication skills, as evidenced by prior publications • Demonstrate competency in experimental practices • Knowledge of MATLAB, and experience with FEA software • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.2 and a minimum cumulative graduate GPA of 3.5 Desired • Competency in machine design is preferred • GPAs above 3.5 for undergraduate and 3.7 cumulatively for graduate education are preferred. To learn more about this position and to apply online, please visit us at, click Advanced Search and reference Job Opening ID Number: 643364. U.S. Citizenship Normally Required. Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V. Contact: Sandia National Laboratories Albuquerque, NM 87185 United States

Resource Tools-A guide for Work at home Daddy and Moms Get your copy for free

Earn $100 Daily with Treasure Hunter-Search today's hidden 4 digit number to win View

4 Ways to make money for free with Leadsleap register today View

Start the Business of Your Dreams While You Make Money!Get your free copy copy

SPONSORED Featured Post

Migori County Jobs MEDICAL OFFICER TWO (2) POSTS. MCPSB 234/2018 Duties and Responsibilities i. Be involved in clinical management of patients including emergency care and procedures

Migori County Jobs MEDICAL  OFFICER   TWO (2) POSTS. MCPSB 234/2018 Duties and Responsibilities i.    Be involved in clinica...

Build a Better Brand
Want to catapult your business to the next level? Build a better brand with professional branding experts. Fiverr is the perfect place for you to get all your branding projects done on time and on budget. Just find a professional, set your deadline, and cross a to-do off your list! Here are some branding projects every business needs done.

A strong brand is a memorable brand. To be memorable you have to use the same brand message on everything you do: your logo, social media, and mobile app.
Logo Design
Attention-Grabbing Logos
Your customers see thousands of logos every day. You need a logo that cuts through the noise and brings them to your door. Good logos should be simple, memorable, timeless, and most importantly, made on Fiverr. It’s time for yours to shine.
Social Media Design
Social Media Design
Don’t settle for a few “likes” on social media. Create a profile that demands attention. With today’s social media platforms, you can customize your social media design to reflect who you are. Ban the social media bland!
Web Design
Web & Mobile Design
Your website is the home of your online presence. Create a website that keeps users coming back for more. Catch your customer’s attention with a website that is easy to use, engaging, and most of all on brand!
So, what are you waiting for? Fiverr has everything you need to build a better brand.
Learn more about how to build and grow your business with
Fiverr Business Guides
Recent Posts Widget
Postdoctoral Appointee: Solid Mechanics and Structural Dynamics Sandia National Laboratories Postdoctoral Appointee: Solid Mechanics and Structural Dynamics Sandia National Laboratories