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Postdoctoral Appointee

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Argonne National Laboratory
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Lemont, IL 60439
Job Description

Postdoctoral Appointee

Requisition Number: 405467 Location: Lemont, IL

Functional Area: Research and Development Division: ES\-Energy Systems

Employment Category: Temporary 6 Months or Greater Education Required: Doctorate Degree

Level \(Grade\): 700 Shift: 8:30 \- 5:00 Share: Facebook LinkedIn Twitter

The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Systems Section of the Energy Systems Division at Argonne National Laboratory has an immediate opening for a Postdoctoral Appointee\.

In this role you will:

+ Engage in programs involving expertise in thermal\-hydraulics modeling, chemical reaction engineering, electrochemical systems, system analysis, design of advanced energy conversion systems for stationary and transportation applications, and nuclear/chemical waste processing\.
+ Work in developing analytical techniques and software relevant to ongoing programs\.
+ Interpret analytical and experimental results and relate them to physical phenomena and engineering\.
+ Prepare progress reports\.
+ Participate in and make technical presentations to the technical community\.

We expect you to have:

+ Knowledge of chemical and thermal processes\.
+ Knowledge of electrochemical systems\.
+ Knowledge of analyses of components and energy conversion systems\.
+ Knowledge of computational techniques and numerical methods\.
+ Knowledge of computer simulation and data analysis\.
+ Knowledge of C/C\\ language and parallel programming with MPI\.
+ Background in modeling of engineering systems\.
+ Expertise in high performance computing \(HPC\) software platforms\.
+ Ability to develop, optimize, test and run large\-scale parallel applications on HPC systems\.
+ Hands\-on skills with X\-ray computed tomography\.
+ Knowledge in image processing and statistical analysis of microscopy images\.
+ Skill in using computer software such as COMSOL, StarCCM\+, Matlab, Simulink, Python and Excel\.
+ Strong oral and written communications and presentations skills\.
+ These levels of knowledge and skills are typically achieved through formal education to the level of Ph\.D\. \(or equivalent\) in chemical or mechanical engineering, or an associated field\.

As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, Argonne National Laboratory is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that fosters collaborative scientific discovery and innovation\. In support of this commitment, Argonne encourages minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply for employment\. Argonne considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law\.

Argonne employees, and certain guest researchers and contractors, are subject to particular restrictions related to participation in Foreign Government Talent Recruitment Programs, as defined and detailed in United States Department of Energy Order 486\.1\. You will be asked to disclose any such participation in the application phase for review by Argonne’s Legal Department\.

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