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High Performance Computing (HPC) supports the Laboratory mission by managing world-class supercomputing centers, including specifying, operating, and assisting in the use of both open and secure high performance computing, storage, and emerging data-intensive information science production systems for multiple programs.


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  • Software Engineering
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  • Information Technology
  • Support of Computing, Interconnects, Networks, and Storage
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HPC Intern Positions

Supercomputer Institute Application

Undergraduate Intern
Job Number: IRC125307

Post Bachelor Intern
Job Number: IRC125460

Graduate Intern
Job Number: IRC125338

Post Masters Intern
Job Number: IRC125336

Supercomputer Institute
  • Supercomputer Institute is a focused technical enrichment program for students currently engaged in computer science, computer engineering, or similar major
  • The primary objective of the Supercomputer Institute is to provide a thorough introduction to the techniques and practices of cluster computing
  • The Supercomputer Institute is executed as a paid eleven-week research internship and will be held at the Los Alamos Research Park in Los Alamos, New Mexico
  • This highly-selective program is designed for third year (i.e., Junior) and above undergraduate and graduate students, although in some cases, Sophomore applicants may be considered
  • Read more about the application process and the program
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External Internship Grants
Intern Salaries
Undergraduate Scientist/Researcher Salary Structure Salaries
  Hourly Annual

High School (rising seniors)
Requirements and salary information (pdf)

 $15.65 $32.545 
HS+0, HS+1 and HS+2 UGS 1
Requirements and salary information (pdf)
$22.00  $45,760
Post-Associate's 1 and 2 Post-Associates $23.37 $48,614
HS+3 and HS+4 UGS 2 (60 semester hours or more or equivalent) $34.21 $71,162
Postbaccalaureate 1 and 2 Post-Bachelors $36.90 $76,759
Graduate Scientist/Researcher Salary Structure Salaries
    Hourly Annual
BS+0, BS+1 and BS+2 GRA 1 - prior to master's degree or less than 24 semester hours or equivalent in doctoral program $40.93 $85,131
Post-Master's 1 & 2


$43.55 $90,577
BS+3, BS+4, MS+0 and MS+1 GRA 2 - Master's degree earned or more than 24 semester hours or equivalent in doctoral program $44.16 $91,857
BS+5 or MS+2 GRA 3 - Master's degree + ABD or ABD $44.76 $93,097
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