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Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Software Developer 3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

Vacancy Name: IRC78138


Job Title Software Developer 3

Location Los Alamos, NM, US

Organization Name WRS-WMT/Weapons Mission Technology

Minimum Salary 89900

Maximum Salary 148300

What You Will Do

The Weapons Research Services Secure Information Services (WRS-WMT) group is seeking an expert software developer. The selected candidate for this position will work on classified and unclassified systems developing applications using a variety of tools for production environments used for Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Configuration Management (CM) product as well related tools such as Java, weapons engineering and information management, work-group collaboration, bulk data transformation and other needs as they emerge. These tasks will include requirements analysis, software design, installation, testing and maintenance, as well as advancing application security, writing documentation, and supporting and training scientific, engineering and administrative customers.

Ideal candidates will be enthusiastic, innovative, and creative with tools and technologies as well as work well with customers, team, vendors, and other DOE Laboratories doing similar work. Additionally, the ideal candidate would have work experience with mechanical and electrical engineering design as well as Web-based programming. The selected candidate for this position should have the ability to program in Java, Java Script, HTML, SQL, and XML and strive to foster a collaborative environment and partnerships to develop and deploy novel solutions and explore emergent technologies.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Support internal software applications and systems by investigating, designing, documenting, troubleshooting, training, and implementing new applications and hardware;

  • Analyzing user requirements for system features and functionality, investigating software requirements, original programming, system testing, and creating comprehensive software documentation;

  • Research, evaluate, and make recommendations around the implementation of new or existing software features and emerging technologies;

  • Collaborate on projects with team members, other laboratory computing efforts, and other DOE laboratories doing similar work;

  • Provide technical direction and/or coordinates activities with team members and other relevant personnel;

  • Document and present work to relevant audiences; and

  • Work with vendor's customer support, sales reps, and technical working groups.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Extensive experience developing web applications using such technologies as HTML, Java, JavaScript, CSS, XML, AJAX and DOM and WebLogic, JBoss or Tomcat application servers;

  • Knowledge of Application Program Interface (API) frameworks and REST services;

  • Experience with customizing COTS applications and configuring graphical user interfaces (GUI);

  • Demonstrated experience in the software development lifecycle to include design, development, modification, testing, debugging and evaluation of software to meet functional requirements;

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze existing programs or formulate logic for new systems, devise procedures, prepare documentation, perform coding and test/debug programs; and

  • Excellent interpersonal and customer facing skills working in a team environment and regularly interacting with management, administrators, scientists and engineers.

Desired Skills:

  • Working knowledge or familiarity with Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Product Development Management (PDM) systems and/or Configuration Management systems;

  • Demonstrated record of success in developing and maintaining strong working relationships with staff, administrators, and other internal and external partners; and

  • Active DOE Q Clearance.

Education: Position typically requires a bachelor’s degree and a minimum eight years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. At this level, postgraduate course work may be desirable.

Notes to Applicants: Please submit a detailed cover letter with your resume addressing all required and desired skills (please save cover letter with job number and name).

Additional Details:

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 applyhelp@lanl.gov 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.

Our diverse workforce enjoys a collegial work environment focused on creative problem solving, where everyone’s opinions and ideas are considered. We are committed to work-life balance and personal/professional growth. Our creative and dedicated computational professionals are our greatest asset and we take pride in cultivating their talents, supporting their efforts, and enabling their success. Together we are advancing our national security mission.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salaries

  • Flexible work schedules

  • Exercise facility free for staff use

  • Choice of comprehensive medical plans

  • Paid maternity leave, sick time

  • Paid parental leave

  • 401k match (100% up to 6% + kicker)

  • Fully vested in 401k day one

  • Disability insurance

Appointment Type Regular


Contact Details

Contact Name King, Elanda Nicole

Email eking@lanl.gov

Work Telephone

Req ID: IRC78138