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Software Developer - Advanced National Security Systems (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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**Passionate about your work and dream of utilizing state-of-the-art facilities to deliver solutions? Join a dynamic team and help solve significant issues for our nation's security!**

We are seeking a Computer Science to join our software development team and develop new capabilities through participation in engineering approaches, systems engineering and subsequent software development. We work directly with our government partners, contractors and other Sandia staff in Livermore, CA to address application or test issues. The successful applicant will have strong programming skills, as well as experience in systems engineering relative to software development, software design and development skills.

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

+ Participate in scrum planning meetings, daily stand-ups, sprint and iteration demos
+ Partner to identify and implement solutions to software issues
+ Collaborate to understand new software capabilities and assist in regression suite development
+ Provide customer support by assisting SNL/CA operators to help users with application and identify solutions to critical defects in the software code
+ Engage with solution architects to improve the existing roadmap to accommodate new application features within the IT environment
+ Work with external vendors on new hardware appliances and/or upgrades to existing hardware appliances
+ Participate in the development of SNL's response to external accrediting agency requirements
+ Learn a new skill via mentoring, self-study, or formal training courses


+ Masters degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Mathematics or relevant field plus 1 year experience; OR Bachelors in the stated fields plus 5 years' experience
+ Experience in software design, engineering, and development
+ Experience with object-oriented software development (e.g., C++ or Java)
+ Active DOE Q clearance or equivalent with the ability to obtain and maintain an SCI access


+ Experience with Agile development methodologies, practices, and tools
+ Ability to think broadly and deeply in the design and implementation of application design features
+ Experience with application frameworks for Java (e.g., Spring), and message oriented rule-based routing (e.g., Apache Camel)
+ Experience in distributed system architectures, SOAP/REST web services, Oracle PL/SQL databases, distributed version control (e.g. Git and Mercurial), single page web application development (e.g., HTML5, jQuery), and the Linux operating system
+ Experience with Jenkins continuous integration and continuous delivery and development approaches
+ Experience with software systems engineering approaches leading to software development
+ Experience working with Government customers and/or contractors
+ Teaming skills and proven ability to communicate effectively (written and verbal)
+ Current SCI access

Department Description:

We execute existing flight and critical communications projects for the Systems Mission Engineering Program Office. We focus on applied research and tailored solutions to tackle real-world technology problems for IC and DoD customers. The departments current focus includes an emergent integrated sensing and communication systems supporting critical missions. We provide system engineering expertise to industry and Government partners. We also maintain and improve existing space payloads. We work with industry/Government partners to implement next generation flight systems. We are also responsible for development/maintenance of full stack cross-domain web applications for multiple users, sites and devices including the design of cross-domain IT architectures. In addition, we are responsible for execution of full system life cycle for multiple flight and communications projects.

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 and SCI access, both of which require US citizenship. SCI access may also require a polygraph examination. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain these levels of access 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 the 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, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.



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Posted: 2020-11-09 Expires: 2020-12-10

 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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