The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
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Solutions Architect (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM
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We are looking for a highly motivated, self\-starting, experienced solution architect to fill a key role in the department that was recently vacated\. This individual will become a member of the 3CSI Core Team which is responsible for the delivery of Sandia's Enterprise Classified Computing Service \(operation of Sandia's SPN and SCN networks\)\. The primary role of this individual will be to service as the Information Systems Security Officer \(ISSO\) for Sandia's Classified network \(SCN\)\. In this capacity you will work with other security and IT professionals to assess and determine how best to configure the information system to conform to NIST 800\.53 security baseline and the CNSSI 1253 security overlay\. You will work with internal and external audit teams to assure them and NNSA oversight that the system is operating as designated to maintain Authority to Operate \(ATO\) status\.

Additional responsibilities will include engaging with IT organizations across Sandia to provide information and guidance inregard to SCN operations and obtaining approvals for applications to operate in Sandia's classified environments \(CNARS process\), active participation in a cross complex classified collaboration effort, participation is strategic planning activities, working with Sandia's Cloud organization to identify areas where investments made by this team in on\-premises solutions can be leveraged by the 3CSI team\.


+ Bachelors Degree in IT\-related field \(Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Assurance\) plus five years or more of experience; or the equivalent combination of education and experience \(~13 years\)

+ Minimum of 3 years of experience working in a classified computing environment

+ Demonstrated ability to deliver results


+ Demonstrated ability to deliver results

+ Prior experience as an Information Systems Security Officer \(ISSO\) or as a Security Control Assessor \(SCA\)

+ Security Plus certification and/or SANS Security Essentials certification and/or other Information Security Certifications

+ Broad technical knowledge of enterprise class systems architecture

+ Knowledge of and experience working with NIST 800\.53 and CNSSI 1253 security control baselines/overlays

+ Demonstrated experience with classified media protection

+ Demonstrated experience working in roles with Audit and Accountability responsibility

+ Demonstrated ability to team

Department Description:

Organization 10769 is a high performing team that is responsible for the ownership, architecture, development and implementation of many of Sandia's enterprise computing services and platforms\. These include email architecture and service delivery \(Microsoft Exchange\), real time communication architecture and service delivery \(Skype for Business and voice messaging, and Skype Room design and deployment\), and collaboration architectures \(SharePoint infrastructure and advanced SharePoint development, and Digital Streaming and Digital Archival service\) service delivery\. These services are provided across all of Sandia's main networks\-\-SCN, SPN and SRN\. This department is also responsible for the ownership and service delivery of Sandia's Enterprise Classified Computing Service \(operation and maintenance of the SCN and SPN networks\) to the laboratory\.

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 Department of Energy \(DOE\) granted Q\-level security clearance\.

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\.

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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