Careers

Special Programs

Special career opportunities for select individuals

Join Sandia's workforce while receiving support and training to achieve your dreams and reach greater heights in your education and career.

Critical Skills Master's Program

Sandia's Critical Skills Master's Program (CSMP) is a special, entry-level hiring program, which provides new or recent technical bachelor's degree candidates the opportunity to pursue a fully funded Masters of Science degree. The CSMP program is designed to attract talent pursuing key disciplines aligned with Sandia's national security mission, including Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cybersecurity and Electrical Engineering. Learn more about CSMP.

Master's Fellowship Program

Sandia's Master's Fellowship Program (MFP) is a special, entry-level hiring program, which provides new or recent technical bachelor's degree candidates the opportunity to pursue a fully funded Masters of Science degree. The MFP program supports Sandia's strategic staffing needs to meet our important national security mission.  In addition, the program supports achievement of a more diverse technical workforce at Sandia through the Laboratories’ Affirmative Action Plan.

Wounded Warrior Career Development Program

U.S. military veterans with combat-related injuries can acquire career-based skills through Sandia's Wounded Warrior Career Development Program. All Wounded Warrior hires are employed for a limited term (1–2 years) and receive extensive training, mentoring, and support to help them transition to civilian careers. The program offers flexible work schedules to assist participants in their pursuit of higher education. After completing the Wounded Warrior program, participants may be offered regular, full-time employment. Learn more about the Wounded Warrior program.