Sandia National Laboratories is the nation's premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation with major facilities in Albuquerque, New Mexico and Livermore, California. We are a world-class team of scientists, engineers, technologists, post docs, and visiting researchers all focused on cutting-edge technology, ranging from homeland defense, global security, biotechnology, and environmental preservation to energy and combustion research, computer security, and nuclear defense. To learn more, please visit our website at www.sandia.gov.
Sandia National Laboratories is searching for Computer Science Software Engineers to join the Science and Engineering Information Systems (SEIS) Organization team located in sunny Albuquerque, New Mexico.
The candidate selected for this position will be required to have the ability to obtain and maintain a DOE-granted “Q-level” security clearance, which requires U.S. Citizenship. A security clearance is not required to start.
The Science and Engineering Information Systems (SEIS) Organization is a highly integrated team of departments focused on delivering software and system solutions which impact Sandia's mission-critical programs. Our vision is to be Sandia's information sciences and engineering partner of choice for advancing informatics, cyber security, technology assessments, and computer systems, and delivering information engineering products and services. Our key goals are: cost-effective and reliable solutions, customer agility and performance, broad impact across Sandia, and an agile organization. The Organization's work has been primarily focused within the Nuclear Weapons Strategic Management Unit (SMU) and the Nuclear Weapons Complex, with the Defense Systems & Assessments SMU, as a major avenue of new growth. Core competencies of the Organization include technology assessments, application and infrastructure security, software engineering, technical project management, requirements engineering, enterprise architecture, data architecture, and configuration management. Emerging competencies include advanced informatics, embedded software development, predictive simulation capabilities, scientific, parallel, and high-performance computing. To have broad impact across Sandia missions, we are purposely extending our core competencies and differentiation capabilities through partnerships with other organizations and through LDRDs. The SEIS Organization employs a rigorous product development and deployment process and staff members are the key impetus for process improvements through adoption of new techniques and industry best practices.
This is a joint department posting with responsibility for strategy, development, and implementation of many of Sandia's software engineering applications. This includes a broad spectrum of specialties supporting the engineering community, including project leadership, requirements analysis, data modeling, system design, and application development. Classified applications are used at Sandia and throughout the Nuclear Weapons Complex, and these departments need software engineers to develop and support applications in the NW portfolio. The successful candidates will be familiar with the entire software lifecycle and will be able to perform programming, analysis, design, and support tasks, as well as creating documentation, working with team members and customers, and provide strategic input to improve the processes and delivery of our systems to our Sandia and NSE customers.
The candidate selected in this position is required to have experience in software engineering, web based applications, Oracle or Microsoft SQL databases, web protocols, software engineering processes, and application security. We value good communication skills, agility in adapting to change, and successfully working in software engineering teams. A positive interaction with system users and customer management is paramount. Responsibilities include: developing new software applications, learning and supporting existing code elements, creating documentation, writing and executing test plans, applying configuration management practices, staging and deploying solutions with infrastructure providers, peer reviews of solution artifacts, applying relevant security standards, following procedures for managing classified data, consulting on application architecture, and troubleshooting issues.
Applicants must apply online. To learn more about this position and to apply, please visit our Careers page at http://www.sandia.gov/careers/search-openings.html and reference Job Opening ID Number: 645268
U.S. Citizenship Normally Required. Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.