Los Alamos National Laboratory Cybersecurity Technical Staff 2 in Los Alamos, New Mexico
Vacancy Name: IRC76402
Job Title Cybersecurity Technical Staff 2
Location Los Alamos, NM, US
Organization Name NIE-IS/Infrastructure Services
Minimum Salary 81600
Maximum Salary 133400
What You Will Do
The Network Infrastructure and Engineering (NIE) Division maintains Los Alamos National Laboratory’s computer networks and institutional services and oversees LANL's cyber security programs. As a part of the Network Services Team at Los Alamos National Laboratory, you will provide first class support to over ten thousand employees, students, and contractors through services that involve file transfer, SAML, LDAP, DNS, DHCP, RADIUS, Kerberos, proxy, perimeter firewall, remote access, and searching.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Designing and developing a new service or customer interface.
Provisioning and configuring the servers and applications behind institutional services.
Adding new monitoring and measuring key metrics to better understand a process.
Working with various support teams to provide timely solutions for end-user problems.
Improving automation and analyzing workflows.
Designing, specifying, and developing solutions for complex heterogeneous computing infrastructure.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Ability to be a self-starter with an inquisitive, analytical mind that constantly looks for solutions to difficult problems.
Ability to demonstrate ownership of a task or responsibility and work it until completion while facing multiple challenges.
Ability to convey complicated technology and network concepts to stakeholders at multiple levels.
Demonstrated proficiency in provisioning, administering and using modern Unix/Linux operating systems.
Strong knowledge of shell scripting and at least one programming language, preferably Python.
Practical knowledge of TCP/IP networking and troubleshooting connectivity issues.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills as demonstrated by ability to communicate complicated technology concepts to multiple employees and end-users.
Demonstrated commitment to centralized configuration management and automation, preferably with Puppet.
Experience supporting high availability solutions such as load balancing, clustering, or fail-over mechanisms.
Database, web server, web applications design and administration experience, including Apache, MySQL, Postgress, Sybase, and PHP.
Experience using Juniper, Pulse Secure, NetApp, Infoblox and other proprietary operating systems and devices.
Solid understanding of network protocols and ability to use diagnostic tools appropriately.
Red Hat training or certification.
Education Required: Cybersecurity Technical Staff 2 typically requires a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of four years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Notes to Applicants: Please provide a comprehensive cover letter that details how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
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 email@example.com or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Where You Will Work
Located in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.
Appointment Type Regular
Contact Name Gonzales, Andrea Jo
Req ID: IRC76402