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Los Alamos National Laboratory Solutions Architect 4 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The Operational Readiness and Execution Group is seeking a highly motivated Solutions Architect 4 to work with the ORI-2 Manufacturing Systems Team. ORI-2’s primary core functions are to support Causals and Trending Assessments; Readiness & Conduct of Operations; Safety Management & Engineering; Manufacturing Systems; Tactical Scheduling; Nuclear Materials Management; and Industrial Engineering.

The selected Solutions Architect 4 will report to the Manufacturing Systems Team First Line Manager (FLM). The successful candidate will work as part of a team to support projects with software development tools and processes that expand the weapons production systems capability. The Manufacturing Systems Team is responsible for evaluating and implementing solutions to efficiently leverage software systems in the deployment of a modern digital manufacturing capability within the Laboratory’s plutonium operations and within the framework of the Weapons Production IT Roadmap. The Solutions Architect 4 will be required to work independently and in a team setting with other Software Developers on several diverse and complex IT related projects. The individual selected for this position will also be required to work closely with technical and functional staff to help ensure the manufacturing systems used are adequately maintained and supported.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

IT Knowledge and Expertise:

Demonstrated expert knowledge and experience in architecting complex networking and computing solutions across multiple IT focus areas utilizing various technologies or methods. Demonstrated expert knowledge and demonstrated application of current and future network, telecommunication, data management, security, hardware, software development, and systems programming technologies, how they interoperate, and how to architect complex solutions. Demonstrated ability to analyze system features and functionality, investigating software requirements, original programming, system testing, and creating comprehensive software documentation. Demonstrated ability to research and evaluate new or existing software features, emerging technologies, and development tools and how to implement them. Demonstrated success developing, architecting, and implementing complex solutions in a collaborative, team environment.


Demonstrated ability to lead and work with Software Developers, Technical Application Administrators, and Manufacturing System Analysts. This should include providing technical guidance where needed.


Experience working with confidential or proprietary information, classified documents or sensitive information.


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

Education/Experience: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree and 15 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. At this level, postgraduate coursework may be expected.

Desired Qualifications:

Technical Experience: Background with Oracle database technology using SQL, PL/SQL. Functional and technical knowledge with Oracle Applications to include Oracle MRP and iBASEt Solumina MES.

Nuclear Facility Compliance: Familiarity with DOE/NNSA Laboratories research and development mission areas.

Clearance: Active DOE Q clearance and HRP Certification.

Note to Applicants:

  • Please provide a comprehensive resume that details how you meet the qualifications for the position.

  • Evaluation of applications will commence immediately

  • Qualified applicants will be invited for an interview on September 29-30, 2021

  • This vacancy will close at COB, November 30, 2021; however, if there is an adequate applicant pool, this job may close as early as September 14, 2021.

Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM.

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 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.

  • 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: 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.

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. Appointment Type



Contact Details
Contact Name Martinez, Loren Urban
Email lmartinez@lanl.gov
Work Telephone 505-412-0165
Vacancy Name: IRC85971
Organization Name ORI-2/ Operational Readiness & Execution
Minimum Salary 125200
Maximum Salary 210600
Req ID: IRC85971
Category: Other