The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
28 days old

R&D Computer Science (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM
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We are seeking a R&D Computer Science

A high quality staff member is currently needed to join the existing I&T team to support integration and system testing activities as well as deployment of the system\. The successful candidate will need to be self\-directed, innovative, organized, able to work in a large team environment, and possess strong communication and time management skills\. The selected candidate will work with others to coordinate, interface, and document testing with personnel cross\-project, as well as with customers\. The ability to travel will be required\.

As a member of this high performance team, the successful candidate will ensure quality of this complex and important system by:

Using tools to assist with configuration management of data and files

Conducting informal and exploratory system and integration testing

Designing, implementing, documenting and executing system tests

Preparing and conducting formal testing activities

Reporting, tracking, and closing defects

Assisting in the integration of a large\-scale software/hardware onto the system

Implementing automated testing for weekly regression and overnight/soak testing

Identifying potential system shortcomings and issues, and championing system improvements

Effectively communicating testing priorities at all program levels and with customers

Potentially looking at how this infrastructure could be extended to future projects within the business area\.


Requires a **Bachelors and Masters** degree in relevant **STEM** discipline plus three or more years experience; or **bachelor's and doctorate** in relevant **STEM** discipline\. The requirement for a **STEM** Masters degree can be waived for candidates with a **bachelors** in a relevant **STEM** discipline and 4 years engineering or scientific experience\.

Demonstrated strong system or software testing background including familiarity with modern software development and testing practices and tools

Strong organizational and time management skills, Ability to travel

Demonstrated outstanding interpersonal skills, and ability to develop and present ideas and results in oral and written form,

An existing DOE Q clearance, Ability to obtain and maintain a SCI clearance


MS Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent

Experience with configuration management and deployment of systems based on object\-oriented software in UNIX /Linux environments\.

Experience using automated defect reporting and tracking software

Experience with relevant application domains \(sensor systems, satellite ground systems, optical systems, command and control systems\)\. Also experience with large, complex scientific and technical application development, Experience with both agile and formal software development environments

Department Description:

Organization 06335 has system engineering, project management, and system integration and test responsibilities for large, operational information technology systems which are used to support high consequence national assets which support nonproliferation and national security missions\. The organization delivers high\-impact value\-added evaluation to the mission using the quality process that is repeatable and adoptable\.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting\-edge work in a broad array of areas\. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide

+ Extraordinary co\-workers

+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world

+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities

+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance\*

_World\-changing technologies\. Life\-changing careers\._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www\.sandia\.gov

\*These benefits vary by job classification\.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a SCI security clearance\.

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\) granted Q\-level security clearance and SCI clearance, which may require a polygraph test\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship and SCI clearance, which may require a polygraph test\.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT


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