Los Alamos National Laboratory Computer Information Security Specialist 2/3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico
Vacancy Name: IRC76838
Job Title Computer Information Security Specialist 2/3
Location Los Alamos, NM, US
Organization Name SEC-PSS/Security Systems
What You Will Do
SEC-PSS provides technical support for the administrative badge reader and the security badge reader systems at the Laboratory. While working with the Administra ti ve Access Control System (AACS) Team, the selected applicants shall become fully proficient in maintaining host servers, computer worksta ti ons, fabrica ti ng, installing, tes ti ng, repairing, and maintaining electrical systems and equipment for the Access Control Security Systems. The Computer and Informa ti on Security Specialist 2/3 will also troubleshoot issues, and repair computer systems in a field environment or office environment. The selected applicant may work independently or along with a team depending on the project or trouble ti ckets.
These positions will be filled at either the Computer Information Security Specialist 2 or 3 level, depending on the skills of the selected candidates. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if the candidate(s) is hired at the higher level.
Computer Information Security Specialist 2 ($73,800 - $120,400)
The successful Level 2 candidate will:
Assist with maintaining host servers
Become familiar with installation, testing and repairing hardware/software of the Apollo system
Work with MS Office suite – Visio, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Maintain the integrity of computer worksta ti ons, servers, and local area networks by maintaining user accounts and upgrading systems and so ft ware.
Computer Information Security Specialist 3 ($89,900 - $148,300) - As well as what is described in the Level 2 position the successful Level 3 candidate will also:
Work with VMware VSphere 6.x, VMware View, and Windows 7 & 10.
Work with Windows and Server (2008/2012/2016) at a System Administrator Level.
Will procure computer hardware and manage the installa ti on, configura ti on, and maintenance of associated computer hardware.
Will troubleshoot complex opera ti onal computer and network systems.
Provide technical support, training and timely computer system data recovery.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements for theComputer Information Security Specialist 2
Proficient is MS Office suite – Visio, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Experience in maintaining the integrity of computer worksta ti ons, servers,
and local area networks by maintaining user accounts and upgrading systems and so ft ware.
Understanding of Access control systems.
Ability to troubleshoot opera ti onal computer systems.
Understanding of network administration.
Minimum Job Requirements for theComputer Information Security Specialist 3
Advanced knowledge VMware VSphere 6.x, VMware View, Windows 7 & 10.
Advanced knowledge and 5 + years of recent Windows and Server (2008/2012/2016) at a System Administrator Level.
Experience in procuring computer hardware and ability to manage the installa ti on, configura ti on, and maintenance of associated computer hardware.
Proficient is MS Office suite – Visio, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Experience in maintaining the integrity of computer worksta ti ons, servers, and local area networks by maintaining user accounts and upgrading systems and so ft ware.
Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot complex opera ti onal computer systems.
Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot complex opera ti onal network systems.
Provides technical support, training and timely computer system data recovery.
Additional Job Requirements for both Levels:
In addition to the Job Requirements outlined above these levels also require:
Ability to work during LANL off hours to ensure lab systems are not effected during maintenance.
Quick learner in a fast paced computer environment.
Ability to work scheduled on call and perform required on call du ti es.
Working knowledge of enterprise networking, configura ti on and equipment Cisco/Arista/Brocade.
Demonstrated knowledge of physical access control systems equipment and configura ti on.
Demonstrated experience with Microso ft MSSQL Data Base Administra ti on.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience with VMware virtual environment technology.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience with SAN Storage Area Networks.
Computer Information Security Specialist 2 Education Required: BS or BA Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or other related fields and a minimum five years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Computer Information Security Specialist 3 Education Required: BS or BA Degree in Informa ti on Technology, Computer Science or other related fields and 8 years’ of related experience, or equivalent educa ti on and experience.
Notes to Applicants:
Submit a cover letter addressing the minimum job requirements for the position they are applying for.
Anticipated travel requirements for training purposes.
Must maintain a valid New Mexico Driver’s license.
This posi ti on requires the ability to perform on-call du ti es in a rota ti on basis. Must be able to respond within 2 hours of no tif ica ti on.
Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation): Li ft ing 20-30 pounds, carrying 20-30 pounds, si tti ng, standing, walking, kneeling, climbing ladders, working alone, working over ti me or irregular schedule, working outside in a widely ranging ambient temperatures.
Work Environment: A majority of the work will be conducted indoors but there be a need for occasional outdoor work.
Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements
for access to classified matter.
Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information.
New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.
Internal Applicants: Please refer to Laboratory policy P701 for applicant eligibility.
Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regards to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Where You Will Work
Located in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos Na ti onal Laboratory (LANL) is a mul ti disciplinary research ins ti tu ti on engaged in strategic science on behalf of na ti onal security. LANL enhances na ti onal security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruc ti on, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns. The Defense Security Program (DFS) including Centerra Los Alamos (CLA) and Pro2Serve, is here to enable the Laboratory to achieve its na ti onal security and science missions is responsible for preven ti ng and neutralizing threats to the Laboratory. Security Division (SEC-DO) priori ti es are to secure and protect materials, informa ti on, people, and property and to deter security threats. Within the SEC-DO division, Physical Security Systems (SEC-PSS) oversees badge readers (Argus & Apollo), and oversees the Interior Intrusion System and the Perimeter Intrusion Detec ti on Alarm System.
Appointment Type Regular
Contact Name Land, Brandy Nicole
Req ID: IRC76838