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COVID Vaccine Mandate for Los Alamos National Laboratory

The COVID vaccine is mandatory for all Laboratory teleworking and on-site employees, on-site students, on-site contractors, and on-site subcontractors unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law.

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ease refer to Policy <a href="https://int.lanl.gov/policy/documents/P701.pdf">Policy P701 </a>for applicant eligib
ase send an email to <a>applyhelp@lanl.gov </a>or call1-505-665-444

Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Computing Systems Tec 4/5 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

Join our world class computing organization! eXperience Information Technology (XIT) division is seeking an energetic and customer-focused Windows and Mac OS X System Administrator for the XIT Institutional Systems Services (XIT-ISS) group. Our diverse work group consists of approximately 65 professionals, technicians, and students. The successful candidate will be providing dedicated desktop support services to an assigned customer base in various locations across the laboratory. The successful candidate will provide day-to-day technical support services for XIT-ISS customers in a heterogeneous computing environment.

This position will be filled at either the CST-4 or CST-5 level, depending on the skills of the selected candidate. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if the candidate is hired at the higher level.

Computing Systems Tec 4 (CST-4) ($64,400 - $102,300)

The successful candidate will perform the full spectrum of remote and field level Windows and Mac desktop administration, including but not limited to:

  • Support Windows and Mac desktop systems on the unclassified network including Installing, configuring and troubleshooting desktop, or mobile systems, workstations, and network issues including, wireless and role-based access control in a heterogeneous environment

  • Ticketmaster role and responsibilities

  • Resolve issues or fulfill requests through Windows and Mac remote desktop support

  • Troubleshoot issues through on-site and remote field support

  • Setup and installation of hardware and software

Computing Systems Tec 5 (CST-5) ($71,000 - $112,700)

In addition to the above, the successful candidate will perform the following, including but not limited to:

  • Proactively managing systems utilizing Active Directory

  • Researching emerging technologies, new industry trends, and hardware and software tools and solutions

  • Experience with managing projects to fulfill customer technical needs

  • Communicating technical information to both technical and non-technical personnel

  • Willing to learn and provide support for Windows server and thin clients hardware and infrastructure

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated extensive knowledge of Windows and Mac OS X system administration

  • Experience troubleshooting problems using Bomgar, SCCM Remote, or similar desktop automation systems to remotely administer systems

  • Experience researching, installing, and troubleshooting, hardware, software and encryption issues

  • Experience working well in a team environment as well as working independently to provide outstanding customer service and resolve customer issues

  • Must have organizational and time management skills

Additional Job Requirements for the CST-5:

In addition to the requirements outlined above, qualification at the higher level requires:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Windows Server support and administration

  • Experience using configuration management tools

  • Mentoring and Training team members

Education/Experience at lower level: Position requires a High School diploma or equivalency and 4-6 years directly related experience; or; an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. Technical Institute graduation or AA degree may be preferred.

Education/Experience at higher level: Position requires a High School diploma or equivalency and 6 years directly related experience; or; an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. At this level, additional training, certification, and/or education may be expected, including associate’s degrees and graduation from technical institutions.

Desired Qualifications:

  • UNIX/Linux system administration experience

  • Vendor certification (Apple Mac or Microsoft Windows)

  • JAMF administration experience

  • SCCM administration experience

  • Working knowledge or familiarity with Windows and/or Mac Server Administration

Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation):General physical mobility; carrying 10-20 pounds

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. Employee participation in the Telework Pilot may be shortened or extended at the manager’s discretion. Ability to report on-site is a must for this position.

COVID Vaccine :

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: Please provide a comprehensive cover letter that details how you meet the qualifications for the position.

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)

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. 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 applyhelp@lanl.gov or call1-505-665-4444 option 1.

Employment Status

Appointment Type

Regular

Regular

Contact Details
Contact Name Gonzales, Andrea Jo
Email andreag@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC91216
Organization Name XIT-ISS/Institutional Systems Services
Minimum Salary
Maximum Salary
Req ID: IRC91216
Category: Information Technology

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