Los Alamos National Laboratory Solutions Architect 3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The Solutions Architect (SA) will serve as a technical lead for the NPI Division’s Material Management & Business Services Group (NPI-8) Business Solutions team. As a principle architect of ADPSM’s business infrastructure programmatic needs, the selected individual will oversee all activities and services provided on the NPI-8 business services request system on both yellow and red networks, including, but not limited to:

  • System access

  • SharePoint site maintenance/support

  • Website support

  • Web-based application support

  • Procurement/Warehouse Database administration

  • Audiovisual System coordination

  • Responsibilities will also include:

  • Database development/maintenance

  • Web application development/maintenance

  • Project planning/execution

  • Technical leadership/mentorship over TA-55 business processes and infrastructure support

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Expert knowledge, experience and application of current and future data management, hardware and software/application development, and/or systems programming technologies as they pertain to classified and unclassified environments.

  • Expert knowledge on the interoperation of systems programming technologies (e.g. Microsoft Access, Microsoft SharePoint, Nintex Workflows).

  • Demonstrated ability to provide solutions to complex business problems as they pertain to nuclear process infrastructure.

  • Expert knowledge of web development technologies (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript), and programming languages such as .Net, C# and Visual Basic.

  • Knowledgeable of design software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, or InDesign.

  • Demonstrated experience using Windows 7 and Windows 10.

  • Demonstrated excellent written and oral communication skills, organizational and project management skills.

  • Demonstrated team-building experience, and an ability to build rapport/gain consensus with internal and external customers.

Desired Skills:

  • Active DOE Q Clearance

  • PF-4 unescorted access.

  • Expert knowledge of databases such as MySQL or Oracle.

  • Experience providing software user training to end users.

  • Master’s Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science.

Education:A minimum of 10 to 15+ years of related experience is typically required, at this level a post graduate degree is desirable. An adequate combination of education and experience will be considered.

Notes to Applicants:For full consideration, along with a resume, applicants must submit a comprehensive cover letter that addresses how you meet each of the required and desired skills. Applicants are invited to provide a writing sample that demonstrates professional experience, attention to detail, and accuracy.

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.

HRP: This position is subject to the requirements of the DOE Human Reliability Program as specified in 10 Code of Federal Regulation, Part 712, §712.11. These requirements include on going drug and alcohol testing, as well as periodic medical and psychological evaluations.

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.

The Nuclear Process Infrastructure (NPI) Division provides the necessary business process and support functions to ensure Los Alamos National Laboratory, through the Associate Directorate for Plutonium Science and Manufacturing (ADPSM), successfully executes its mission assignments involving nuclear and explosive materials, science, technology, and weapons components. NPI partners with the ADPSM Engineering, Operations, and Program Management Divisions and with the ADNHHO Facility Operations Directors at TA-55 and TA-22 to achieve mission success.

NPI's core values focus on professionalism, productivity, and customer service. NPI strives to utilize best practices, learn from others, and provide sustainable and predictable capability. Our core business functions include: material procurement and management, production controls involving production planning and scheduling, process equipment maintenance, computer support, document control and records management, training support, programmatic/facility interfaces and support, site security, and waste management and decontamination services.

NPI-8 provides an array of procurement and warehousing support services critical to ADPSM operations at TA-55, RLW, TWF and RLUOB. The group has dedicated staff that strive to deliver Best in Class procurement and warehousing support to enable plutonium science and manufacturing in support of the national defense.

Maximum Salary: 161300

Minimum Salary: 96600

Location: Los Alamos, NM, US

Contact Name: Swoboda, Roseanne

Organization Name: NPI-8/Materials Management and Business Services

Email: rswoboda@lanl.gov

Job Title: Solutions Architect 3

Appointment Type: Regular

Req ID: IRC65397