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Secure Data Systems Software Developer (Software Developer 1/2)
Los Alamos National Security in ,
Date Posted 05/20/2021
Employment Type
Application Deadline Open until filled

Are you passionate about your work and seeking an opportunity in a collaborative environment? The Intelligence and Systems Analysis Group (A-2) is seeking outstanding applicants for a software developer to be a part of the Secure Data Systems team, which serves as system administrators and developers for a range of applications spanning unclassified through TS/SCI architectures. The Group, with an annual budget of over $30 Million, consists of approximately 60 full-time employees as well as affiliates, guest scientists, students, and postdoctoral appointees.

This position will be filled at either a Software Developer level 1 or level 2, 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.

Software Developer 1 ($64,400 - $102,300) Responsibilities:

  • Ability to work as a team member to design and maintain database-backed websites

  • Full stack development: Client-side logic, server-side logic, design and layout

  • Use Java, JavaScript, Ajax, CSS, and HTML within IBM Notes Domino XPages, a web and mobile application development platform based on JavaServer Faces.

  • Develop applications in a cloud environment

  • Participate in all steps of application development starting with gathering requirements from customers, designing the underlying data structure, implementing the GUI, maintaining the design and data, and training the end users.

  • Successfully work within the constraints of a secure environment

Software Developer 2 ($77,300 - $126,000) Responsibilities:

In addition to the duties outlined above, the Software Developer 2 will be required to:

  • Proven ability to work independently on assigned tasks

  • Mentor other team members working on your project

  • Experience providing input and new ideas for proposals

  • Provide project updates to the team leader, project leader and/or the customers

  • Occasionally travel to sponsor sites to provide training and demonstrations

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Software Developer 1 Requirements

  • Experience with Java, JavaScript, or another modern software language

  • Experience with CSS and HTML

  • Experience developing applications in cloud computing environments

  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail

  • Self-motivated team player

  • Ability to obtain and maintain an SCI clearance, which requires US citizenship

Software Developer 2 Requirements

In addition to the requirements outlined above, the Software Developer 2 will need:

  • Experience developing applications with Java, JavaScript, or another modern software language

  • Experience developing websites with CSS, HTML, and script libraries such as jQuery

  • Experience debugging, trouble-shooting, and diagnosing problems

Education/Experience at lower level : Software Developer 1 position typically requires a relevant bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Education/Experience at higher level : Software Developer 2 position typically requires a relevant bachelor's degree and a minimum of five years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications:

Software Developer 1

  • Experience with IBM Domino Designer or XPages programming

  • Visual design skills for web-based applications, including experience with the Bootstrap framework

  • A basic understanding of database concepts, including document-based data systems

  • Experience with Node.js or similar framework

  • Experience with React JS, Vue JS, Angular JS or similar framework

  • Experience with source control

Software Developer 2

In addition to the desired skills above:

  • Experience in basic project management

  • Experience in interacting with customers

  • Experience in mentoring team members

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/QSCI (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.

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 Policy Policy P701 for 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. Appointment Type



Contact Details
Contact Name Wilson, Amber
Email amberw@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC85581
Organization Name A-2/Intelligence & Systems Analysis
Minimum Salary
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Req ID: IRC85581
Category: Information Technology

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