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Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Network Professional 3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

Join our world-class team! Los Alamos National Laboratory is looking for an exceptional Network Professional 3 to join our Core Services Team. The successful candidate is one who has an inquisitive, analytical mind and constantly looks for solutions to difficult problems. If you are passionate about IT and you want to solve real business problems this is your chance to work with our elite core services team who support and maintain LANLs networks lab wide.

The Network Professional 3 will be a trusted advisor and lead teams of technicians to restore service for major outages and work under minimal direct supervision. As subject matter expert you will perform duties related to implementation and maintenance of LANL’s open and classified networks. NIE-CS is primarily a customer focused group which has the primary duty of daily 24/7 support and operation of LANL’s networks and is responsible for monitoring, managing and maintaining all network assets on all LANL networks. The Core Services (NIE-CS) group provides operational support for production systems for the division in the areas of network infrastructure, network authentication and authorization, Identity Management, web services, Media Services, and Collaboration services.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Technical Knowledge

Knowledge of current network technology including network protocols (IP, BGP, OSPF, PBR), network infrastructure elements including services and related protocols. Understanding of the 7 Layer OSI Model, LAN Interconnections (Routing, Bridging, Switching), and Basic WAN. Advanced knowledge and demonstrated experience managing windows servers and installed applications

Tools and Systems

Practical knowledge of TCP/IP networking and troubleshooting connectivity issues. Experience providing solutions for an extensive and diverse range of complex network problems. Experience provisioning & administering network equipment. Experience running network traffic analysis via packet capture software.

Technical Communication & Collaboration

Excellent written and oral technical communication skills as demonstrated by ability to communicate complicated technology concepts to multiple employees and end-users. Demonstrated experience working as a productive member of an interdisciplinary team, as well as the ability to train and mentor junior technicians and work under minimal direct supervision

Education & Years of Relevant Experience: Requires a Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of eight years of technical experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Along with your resume, a detailed cover letter explaining how you meet each of the minimum requirements and any of the desired qualifications is required.

Desired Qualifications:

Technical Experience

Demonstrated experience designing, implementing and/or supporting at least three of the following: BGP, OSPF, VLANs, VPNs, IPSEC, Cisco IOS & NX-OS, Juniper, ACLs and IP subnetting. Demonstrated experience with fiber/copper including (tracing and running cables, types of fiber and associated optics) Cisco devices, and Arista switches. Experience administering and maintaining enterprise-level wireless. Demonstrated experience troubleshooting Ethernet, VPN (IPSec, SSL), VoIP, WiFi, TCP/IP.

Tools and Systems

Demonstrated experience with network monitoring tools such as solarwinds, hpna, spectrum, and BMC Remedy or other incident management tools. Experience with the administration of virtual machines in a VMware environment. Strong experience with server administration, network administration, workflow processes, configuration documentation and creating /modifying network Diagrams (Visio, Office.)

Education & Certifications

Network Certifications, Cisco or juniper certifications preferred


Experience using LANL or other DOE systems.


Active DOE “Q” clearance

Work Environment: Confined spaces, working alone, working weekends, overtime or irregular schedule, working on-call/rotating schedule, operation of motor vehicles. Occasional work in laboratory areas that are in close proximity to areas performing hazardous work.

Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation): Color discrimination, reaching overhead, reaching horizontally, reaching down, typing or keyboarding, gripping with the hands, ladder use, and the ability to lift up to 40 lbs.

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.

  • 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: Regular appointment employees who have served at least one year of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the one year of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader.Please refer to LaboratoryPolicy 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.

Where You Will Work

This position is currently participating in a telework pilot.

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)

Appointment Type Regular Regular

Contact Details
Contact Name Gonzales, Andrea Jo
Email andreag@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC82379
Organization Name NIE-CS/Core Services
Minimum Salary 91800
Maximum Salary 151400
Req ID: IRC82379
Category: Information Technology