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Los Alamos National Laboratory Software Developer 1 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

Join our world-class software development team! Los Alamos National Laboratory is looking for an early career software developer to join our Environmental, Safety, Health, Quality Security and Visualization Solutions Group (SAE-1). Our diverse workforce enjoys a collegial work environment focused on creative problem solving, where everyone’s opinions and ideas are considered. This is your chance to learn new technologies and become proficient in your field while developing safety, mission-critical software.

The Software Developer 1 will report to the SAE-1 Group Leader within the Software and Applications Engineering (SAE) Division. Our mission is to deliver reliable, secure, and cost effective software and applications that meet business and operational needs in support of the LANL mission.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Technical Knowledge

We are looking for someone with basic knowledge and experience designing, developing, modifying, testing, and debugging software (systems development life cycle). You should have a basic knowledge and understanding of:

  • The syntax, structure, features and facilities of at least one programming language such as Java, JavaScript, C/C++/C#, Python, PHP, or Ruby.

  • Relational (SQL) or cross-platform databases (NoSQL).

  • Automated testing frameworks such as Junit, Gatling, Cucumber, Cypress.io, Robot, or Eggplant.

  • Using a software version control system such as Git/GitLab, Apache Subversion, CVS, Razor, or Vault.

  • Web security and secure coding practices.


We are looking for someone with experience working as a productive member of a software development team.


This position requires a relevant bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications:

Agile Development Framework

It would be a bonus if you were familiar working in an Agile (Scrum) team environment.

Note to Applicants: Along with your resume, please include a detailed cover letter explaining how you meet each of the minimum requirements and any of the desired qualifications.

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

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.

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Contact Details
Contact Name Fresquez, Nyleen Kathryn
Email nfresquez@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC82501
Organization Name SAE-1/Enterprise Application & Database Services
Minimum Salary 62800
Maximum Salary 99800
Req ID: IRC82501
Category: Information Technology