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Information Systems, Control Monitoring, and Data Acquisition (Early/Mid-Career)

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Are you passionate about your work and dream of utilizing state-of-the-art facilities to explore solutions? Do you want to join a dynamic team that helps tackle some of the most challenging national security issues?

You could be the detail-oriented Information Systems Architect to support the local network and computing at the Z machine and assist with control/monitoring and data acquisition (CMDAS) operations.

One any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Configure a cisco switch to operate on the Z local network
+ Connect new control hardware to the Z local network
+ Upgrade a virtual machine that hosts critical control systems
+ Operate the Control and Monitoring (CM) system for Z Machine
+ Set up and take data on the Z Machine Data Acquisition System (DAS)

Are you ready for your next challenge? Join our team and achieve your dreams while making a difference.


+ You will have a Bachelors degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent higher degree (MS, PhD) in relevant discipline; or experience and/or achievements that demonstrate the knowledge, skills and ability to perform the duties of the job
+ Experience administering Active Directory, Group Policy, and DNS
+ Experience administering Windows Server, Windows Desktop, and RedHat Linux
+ Experience building/managing Cisco routers and switches
+ Experience with virtualization like Hyper-V and VMware
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q Security Clearance


+ Experience working with or integrating electronic digitizers and other data acquisition equipment
+ Familiar with measurement and calibration of electrical diagnostic systems (Time-domain reflectometry, attenuators, etc.)
+ Familiar with LabVIEW
+ Familiar with fiber optic networking

Department Description:

Department 1672 staff and technologists support Center 1600 by operating and maintaining the SNL Z Machine Facility. The department is responsible for many of the different sections of Z including: the energy storage/pulse forming sections, laser-triggered switching, vacuum support, control/monitoring and data acquisition, and the handling of Z oil/water/gas supplies. The members of the various sections conduct their work in a team environment, where technologists and engineers work closely with scientists to support the nations premier pulsed power program.

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:

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.

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 DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Posted: 2019-08-12 Expires: 2019-09-12

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

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