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Los Alamos National Laboratory Network Professional 4 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

Join our world-class team! Los Alamos National Laboratory is looking for a seasoned Network Professional to join our team in serving a world-class research and development institution. This is a great opportunity to further your career in unique ways while contributing directly to national security. The Network Professional will be a trusted advisor across functions and organizations and help support servers and applications that provide services and solutions lab wide.

The Network Engineering Team supports the Laboratory developing new systems, applications, and solutions for external customer's emerging technology and architecture including control systems and mobile technology, cyber systems and networks. As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to work in administering and leading the various solutions and tools that support LANL’s national security and research missions. You will perform a range of duties to help ensure network operations and you may work across the broad technology spectrum spanning routing, wireless, cyber-physical, embedded, mobile, IoT, and large-scale, inter-connected networks. This position requires an expert level professional with an inquisitive, analytical mind that constantly looks for solutions to difficult problems.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Technical Knowledge

Broad and expert technical knowledge of network protocols such as TCP, UDP, and VLANs. Advanced experience with IT network design and operations. The ability to design, plan, and implement local and wide-area network communications systems. Uses highly creative solutions to unusually complex problems.

Technical Communication

Demonstrated ability to clearly convey complicated technology and security concepts to stakeholders at multiple levels and has technical knowledge and/or experience in assessing security controls and advising on alternative solutions for accomplishing mission needs while adhering to NIST standards and DOE/NNSA requirements. Can accomplish these tasks with limited oversight and the ability to demonstrate to junior team members. As a result, excellent communication, diplomacy and interpersonal skills are required.


Demonstrated ability to collaborate with an interdisciplinary team to implement new software tools or processes. Can lead problem solving strategies and create networks to tackle unique solutions.

Safety, Security, & Compliance

Expert experience with site security plans. Knowledge of DOE/NNSA policy, orders, and directives related to information security.

Education/Experience : Requires a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related field and twelve years related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications:

Technical Expertise & Knowledge

Advanced technical knowledge of troubleshooting network related issues including packet capture, log, and policy analysis and working knowledge of NIST 800-82.


Current holder of or ability to obtain Security+, CCNA, CCNP, COMSEC, UC, or equivalent certifications.

Note to Applicants: For full consideration, 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, TA-03.

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.

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 gym 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.

  • 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 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 PolicyP701for applicant eligibility requirements.

Incentive Compensation Program: Position is eligible to participate in the Triad Incentive Compensation Program.

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 Gonzales, Andrea Jo
Email andreag@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC84265
Organization Name NIE-IS / Infrastructure Services
Minimum Salary 103500
Maximum Salary 172800
Req ID: IRC84265
Category: Information Technology