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Los Alamos National Laboratory Compensation Analyst 1 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The Human Resources Compensation organization is responsible for providing compensation consulting services to the leadership team at Los Alamos National Laboratory. The consulting services include recommendation, development and implementation of the organization’s salary management systems and processes to retain and motivate a highly qualified and high-performing workforce. In addition, the organization ensures fair and equitable compensation practices that are consistently applied and provide equal opportunity for Laboratory employees that are in compliance with applicable federal and state laws, regulations, executive orders, DOE contract requirements, and sound business practices.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Compensation Analyses

Basic understanding of human resources and the analyses of jobs and salaries in order to evaluate internal equity, external competitiveness, pay for performance and legal compliance of the company's pay practices. Basic knowledge in researching information for compensation-related inquiries.

Programmatic Development

Basic knowledge of compensation activities such as survey participation, supplemental pay programs, performance management programs, salary offers, and salary planning by collecting and analyzing data.

Interpersonal Skills

Demonstrated ability to build productive internal and external working relationships, including successfully collaborating and engaging with other customers/clients, employees, other HR professionals, and managers.


Entry level experience auditing jobs for content and preparing job descriptions, assuring job responsibilities, duties and requirements. Basic experience in assisting in the participation of providing resolutions to an assortment of problems of moderately complex scope where analysis of situations or data that required a comprehensive review involving many relating factors.

Education and Years of Relevant Experience

Bachelor’s degree in a related field and a minimum of 2 years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, and/or achievements that demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the job.

Desired Qualifications:

Government R&D

Basic experience designing, implementing, and/or administering compensation programs for government, government contractors, and/or large research and development (R&D) organizations.


World at Work certification as a Certified Compensation Professional (CCP).

Compensation Systems

Basic experience in HR information systems and/or relational databases supporting compensation (e.g. Oracle, SAP, Access, PeopleSoft, SQL, etc.) and compensation web-based platforms used to perform market pricing (e.g. MarketPay, Payscale, etc.).

Analytical Skills

Basic quantitative, analytical, and problem solving skill to interpret routine data to identify trends.

Microsoft Applications

Basic proficiency in Excel, Word, PowerPoint software and HRIS systems.

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.

  • Interviews will be conducted via Cisco Webex.

Location: This position will be part of the Laboratory’s Telework Pilot and may work from a remote/home location within a two-hour ground commute of the Laboratory. The Telework Pilot is in effect from Oct. 1, 2020 through Sept. 30, 2021, but may be shortened or extended at the manager’s discretion.Ability to report on-site is a must for this position.

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. SeeDOE Order 472.2for 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

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



Contact Details
Contact Name Jiron, Sue Antoinette (Antoinette)
Email sajiron@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC82596
Organization Name HR-CWDA/Human Resources - Compensation
Minimum Salary 56600
Maximum Salary 89900
Req ID: IRC82596
Category: Information Resources Mgmt