Los Alamos National Laboratory Administrative Access Control System Technician (Computer and Information Security Technician 2/3) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
The Physical Security System (SEC-PSS) group at Los Alamos National Laboratory provides technical support for the administrative badge reader and the security badge reader systems at the Laboratory. As a valuable member of the Administrative Access Control System (AACS) Team, you will become fully proficient in fabricating, installing, testing, repairing, and maintaining electrical systems and equipment for the Access Control Security Systems.
Computer and Information Security Technician 2 $48,600 - $74,700
The successful candidate will:
Become familiar with AACS badging system.
Become familiar with LANL policies and AACS internal procedures.
Work under other subject matter experts (SME) for guidance and training.
Become experienced in fabricating, installing, testing, repairing, maintaining electrical systems and equipment for badge reader systems.
Learn to maintain parts inventory and work with the AACS ticketing system.
Utilize hand tools, power tools and equipment.
Perform some non-routine tasks requiring the exercise of independent judgment.
Computer and Information Security Technician 3 $53,500 - $82,800
Will become proficient with the inner workings of the AACS badging system.
Will work on tasks with little to no supervision.
Will work on new installation projects with little to no supervision.
Interact more with internal leadership as well as outside organizations to accomplish work tasks, including projects.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
1-2 years working with electronic practices and principles.
Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, electronic equipment, or computer hardware and software including applications and programming.
Knowledge or using standard electronic testing equipment.
Ability to effectively communicate and to work in a team environment.
Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office Suit.
Additional Job Requirements for Computer and Information Security Technician 3:
2-4 years working with electronic practices and principles.
Knowledge of and experience with access control systems.
Ability to read, and understand blueprints.
Demonstrates the ability to troubleshoot and repair computer hardware to component level.
Lifting 20-30 pounds, Carrying 20-30 pounds, Climbing stairs, Work indoors and outdoors, working alone, overtime or irregular schedule
Education/Experience at Computer and Information Security Technician 2 level: Position requires high school diploma or equivalent and 1-2 years directly related experience.
Education/Experience at Computer and Information Security Technician 3 level: Position requires high school diploma or equivalent and 2-4 years previous experience gained thorough training in specific field of technology. Technical institute graduate or associate's degree may be preferred.
Knowledge of a work control ticketing system.
Demonstrated understanding of the organization and mission of the Laboratory and the Security Directorate.
Experience and knowledge in systems management, computer operations, hardware and software configurations, system recovery procedures, peripheral operations, or network interfaces.
Knowledge of Apollo networking equipment and configuration.
Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos.
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 is 1 year.
Note to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must submit a comprehensive cover letter that addresses the key requirements of the position.
This position requires the ability to perform on-call duties in a rotation basis. Must be able to respond within 2 hours of notification.
Minimal travel is anticipated but may be required for training purposes.
May be required to work weekends or off hours to work on installations as not to impact the mission of the customer.
References will be required.
Must maintain a valid New Mexico driver’s license.
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 childbirth 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)
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.
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 email@example.com or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1. Employment Status
Contact Name Land, Brandy Nicole
Vacancy Name: IRC95037
Organization Name Security Systems
Req ID: IRC95037