Sandia National Laboratories Solutions Architect (Early/Mid-Career) in Albuquerque, New Mexico
We are seeking a Solutions Architect
What Your Job Will Be Like
The Geophysical Monitoring System (GMS) project is a large-scale development effort to re-engineer the primary system used by the US National Data Center (US NDC) for the Air Force Technical Applications Center (AFTAC). Sandia has already worked with AFTAC to develop requirements, specifications and an architectural design for the new system. We are now seeking outstanding R&D Computer Science professionals who want to be part of the vibrant, high-performing team that is developing the next generation system using the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).
As a member of our team, you will enjoy innovating and collaborating in an engaging learning environment to architect, design, develop, test, and deploy advanced software for complex, real-time decision support systems. This position may require travel.
On any given day, you may be called on to:
Develop and maintain infrastructure, to include continuous integration, automated builds, and automated verification and integration testing
Develop platforms and environments for project demonstrations, development, quality assurance, user acceptance testing, and staging
Develop products, utilities, and scripts to automate deployment.
Contribute to deeply rewarding missions through engagement with diverse computer science specialties and domain experts in areas such as data fusion, signal and image processing, data mining, cloud computing, machine learning, modeling and simulation, service-oriented architectures, big data management and visualization, pattern recognition, seismology, and geophysics.
About Our Team
The Ground Systems Development Department (6361) performs research and development on multi-phenomenological waveform monitoring problems to deliver innovative and practical software applications and solutions. We develop operational monitoring software in support of the US and International nuclear monitoring and non-proliferation mission. Our work ranges from basic research and development to fully deployed operational data processing and analysis systems. We specialize in software architecture and development, geophysics, seismology/infrasound, machine learning, big data analytics, algorithm development and data analysis. We strive to think outside the box in our development efforts to advance the state of the art in support of the monitoring mission.
- Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering or relevant discipline
- Knowledge and experience with implementation of the full software development life cycle using iterative or agile methods.
- Experience with automation and streamlining of operations and processes
- Experience with Agile software development methodologies.
- Experience with continuous integration, test automation, and continuous deployment
- Knowledge of Docker / Kubernetes / OpenShift
- A working understanding of code and script
Department 6361 develops operational monitoring software in supports of the US and International nuclear monitoring and non-proliferation mission. From basic research and development to fully deployed operational data processing and analysis systems, the department specializes in software architecture and development, geophysics, seismology/infrasound, machine learning, big data analytics, algorithm development and data analysis. This department is currently responsible for the National Data Center Modernization and the design and engineering of systems supporting Proliferation
Sandia National Laboratories is the nation’s 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.
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.
Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT