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Los Alamos National Laboratory Computing Systems Tec in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do eXperience Information Technology (XIT) division is seeking an energetic and customer-focused Windows and Mac OS X System Administrator for the XIT Unclassified Systems Services (XIT-USS) group. XIT-USS consists of approximately 65 professionals, technicians, and students. The successful candidate will work in XIT-USS and will be providing dedicated desktop support services to an assigned customer base in various locations across the laboratory. The successful candidate will provide day-to-day desktop support services to an assigned customer base across the laboratory. The successful candidate will also provide day-to-day technical support services in a heterogeneous computing environment for XIT-USS customers.

This position will be filled at either the Computing Systems Tec 4 or Computing Systems Tec 5 level, depending on the skills of the selected candidate. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if the candidate is hired at the higher level.

Computing Systems Tec 4 (CST-4) ($64,400 - $102,300)

The successful candidates will perform the full spectrum of remote and field level Windows and Mac desktop administration, including but not limited to:

  • Support Windows and Mac desktop systems

  • Ticketmaster role and responsibilities

  • Resolve issues or fulfill requests through Windows and Mac remote desktop support

  • Troubleshoot issues through on-site field support

  • Installing, configuring and troubleshooting desktop, or mobile systems, workstations, and network issues including, wireless and role-based access control in a heterogeneous environment

  • Setup and installation of hardware and software

  • Providing outstanding customer service, including working with customers to resolve issues

  • Experience implementing “Best Practice”, processes, and standards

  • Experience working well in a team environment as well as working independently

Computing Systems Tec 5 (CST-5) ($71,000 - $112,700)

In addition to the duties outlined above, the (higher level title) will be required to:

  • Proactively managing systems utilizing Active Directory

  • Researching emerging technologies, new industry trends, and hardware and software tools and solutions

  • Experience with managing projects to fulfill customer technical needs

  • Communicating technical information to both technical and non-technical personnel

  • Willing to learn and provide support for Windows server and thin clients hardware and infrastructure

  • Practice Information Architecture processes and standards

  • Must be willing to mentor

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated extensive knowledge of Windows and Mac OS X system administration

  • Experience researching, installing and solving complex software and hardware/network issues in a heterogeneous computing environment

  • Experience troubleshooting problems using Bomgar, SSH, or similar desktop automation systems to remotely administer systems

  • Experience with hardware or software hard drive encryption and software file encryption

  • Exceptional work ethics and time management

Additional Job Requirements for CST-5:

In addition to the requirements outlined above, qualification at the higher level requires:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Windows Server support and administration

  • Experience solving complex software and hardware issues in a heterogeneous computing environment

  • Experience using configuration management tools

Education/Experience at lower level:

Position requires a High School diploma or equivalency and 4 years directly related experience; or; an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. Technical Institute graduation or AA degree may be preferred.

Education/Experience at higher level:

Position requires a High School diploma or equivalency and 6 years directly related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. At this level, additional training, certification, and/or education may be expected, including associate’s degrees and graduation from technical institutions.

Desired Qualifications:

Desired Skills (skills that are nice to have, but not necessary)

  • Vendor certification (Apple Mac or Microsoft Windows)

  • Working knowledge or familiarity with Windows and/or Mac Server Administration

Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation):

General physical mobility; carrying 10-20 pounds

This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM.

Vaccination Requirement :

The COVID vaccine is mandatory for all Laboratory employees, on-site contractors, and on-site subcontractors unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law. This requirement will apply to those working on-site, those teleworking, and all new hires.

Position commitment: Regular appointment employees are required to serve a period of continuous service in their current position in order to be eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the time required, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. The position commitment for this position is1 year .

Where You Will Work

Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:

§ PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network

§ Dental and vision insurance

§ Free basic life and disability insurance

§ Paid maternity and parental leave

§ Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)

§ Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

§ Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)

§ Onsite gyms and wellness programs

§ Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)

Additional Details

Directive 206.2 - Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating employee is suitable under NNSA Supplemental Directive 206.2 . Please note that this requirement applies only to citizens of the United States. Foreign nationals are subject to a similar requirement under DOE Order 142.3A.

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. This position requires a Q clearance which requires US Citizenship except in extremely rare circumstances. Dependent upon position, additional authorization to access nuclear weapons information may be required that may or may not be available to dual citizens depending upon the circumstances.

  • 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. SeeDOE Order 472.2 for additional information.

HRP: This position is subject to the requirements of the DOE Human Reliability Program as specified in 10 Code of Federal Regulation, Part 712, §712.11. These requirements include on going drug and alcohol testing, as well as periodic medical and psychological evaluations.

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: Regular appointment employees who have served the required period of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the required period of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. Please refer to PolicyPolicy P701for applicant eligibility requirements.

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 regard 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 applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1. Appointment Type

Regular

Regular

Contact Details
Contact Name Moya, Sharon A
Email smoya@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC90195
Organization Name XIT-USS/ Unclassified Systems Service
Minimum Salary
Maximum Salary
Req ID: IRC90195
Category: Information Technology

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