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Los Alamos National Laboratory Software Developer 3/4 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

This position will be filled at either the Software Developer 3/4 level, depending on the skills of the selected candidate. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if the candidate is hired at the higher level.

The Software and Applications Engineering (SAE) Division supports Los Alamos National Laboratory’s (LANL) enterprise applications and performs software application development support, database development and administration, software quality management, and enterprise application consulting. The Enterprise Business Software Group (SAE-2) provides custom application development, commercial off-the-shelf application implementation, database administration, and adoption/integration with Software as a Service solutions. SAE-2 supports business processes for financial, personnel, procurement, and human resources IT systems.

Software Developer 3 ($94,100.00-$155,700.00)

Working alongside some of the brightest minds, you will work with a team using agile development methodologies to support existing custom and COTS applications. You will also design, develop, test and deploy new functionality to any new or existing applications the team is working on. This role is a technical role that also requires direct communications with various functional customers and technical peers. The successful candidate should also have a strong desire to learn new technologies, business processes, to become an expert in their field, and the willingness and confidence to develop safety-class, mission-critical software.

Software Developer 4 ($103,500.00 - $172,800.00)

In addition to what was outlined at the lower level, at this level you will provide mentoring to junior staff members. We are looking for someone to design and implement data migration and system integration strategies. In addition, someone who would use their experience and knowledge to design and develop automation strategies that improve efficiency and quality. We are looking for someone who likes to self-initiate work with limited supervision, use independent judgment for determining the course of action to accomplish objectives, and use a broad range of advanced technical skills to solve complex technical issues. At this level, on-call responsibilities along with after-hours production work on the existing systems are expected.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Software Lifecycle

Proven software lifecycle knowledge and experience in all phases, including requirements, design, development, and testing with appropriate documentation. Strong knowledge and experience with the design and utilization of relational databases. Understanding and experience of software integration and testing. Experience in writing and implementing business solutions using agile practices and principles utilizing Scrum or Kanban framework.


Experience with Object-Oriented Programming (OOP), specifically APEX, .Net, Java, JavaScript, and with one or more server-side scripting languages. Extensive knowledge and experience with DB design and utilization of relational databases, such as Oracle DB, MS SQL, etc. Demonstrate experience reading and writing SQL and/or PL SQL queries. Experience with application design utilizing design patterns.Experience consuming and authoring RESTful and SOAP web services. Experience with distributed version control systems like Git and/or TFS.


Excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills to handle communication with technical and non-technical peers, customers, and stakeholders. Strong teamwork and communication skills.


Applicants must have the ability to obtain and maintain DOE clearances, which normally requires US citizenship.

Education/Experience at lower level: Position requires a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field and eight years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. At this level, post graduate course work may be desirable.

Additional Job Requirements for Software Developer 4 :

In addition to the requirements outlined above, qualification at the higher level requires:


Experience with software and system architecture design. Demonstrate technical experience with Oracle EBS 12.1.x and/or 12.2.x HCM related modules including HRMS, Performance Management, Payroll, Oracle Time and Labor(OTL), iRecruitment, Benefits, and Compensation Workbench. Extensive experience with Oracle database development including strong PL/SQL skills. Experience with customizations to Oracle EBS. Experience with Fast Formula development in Payroll, Oracle Time and Labor, HR Benefits. Experience developing WorkFlows, Alerts, Reports. Experience with implementing HR Rollup Patches(RUP).

Problem Solving

Experience developing and implementing system integration and system implementation plans. Ability to solve unique integration problems by using analytic ability and innovative thinking to meet budget, timetables, and objectives. Experience and demonstrated skill in conducting research, investigating alternative solutions, and recommending solutions to problems. Ability to work for long-term goals in a large organizational setting.


Ability to work independently with minimal direction and/or serve as a Technical Lead on projects and coordinate technical activities of project personnel. Excellent wring and verbal communication skills with the ability to negotiate and use proper judgment to resolve conflicts, solve problems, increase efficiency, and improve services and products with minimal management help. Demonstrate experience and wiliness to provide technical mentorship to junior staff members.

Education/Experience at higher level: Position typically requires a bachelor’s degree and a minimum eight years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. At this level, post graduate course work is desirable.

Desired Qualifications:

Additional Skills

  • Experience upgrading Oracle EBS from 12.1.x to 12.2.x

  • Experience with Oracle APEX 20.2 and 21.1

  • Experience extending Oracle EBS form with custom.pll

  • Experience with SAP Ariba and Fieldglass Integrations/Interfaces.

  • Experience supporting, integrating, and extending Cloud applications.

  • Experience using project management tools such as Jira and Confluence.

  • Knowledge of the DevSecOps culture and principles and experience CI/CD development.

  • Knowledge and understanding of container-orchestration systems such as Kubernetes or Docker.

  • Experience with MEAN/MERN stack, React.js.

  • Experience using 3 rd party JavaScript packages such as React, Angular, JQuery, etc.

Location: This position will be located in Los Alamos with the potential for teleworking from a location within 2 hours ground commute of this location. Reporting onsite will be periodically required. Telework is at the discretion of management and can change at any time with appropriate notice.

COVID Vaccine :

The COVID vaccine is mandatory for all Laboratory employees, on-site contractors, and on-site subcontractors unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law. This requirement will apply to those working on-site, those teleworking, and all new hires.

Position commitment: Regular appointment employees are required to serve a period of continuous service in their current position in order to be eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the time required, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. The position commitment for this position is 1 year.

Note to Applicants:

Please provide a comprehensive cover letter that details how you meeting the qualifications for the position.

Where You Will Work

Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:

§ PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network

§ Dental and vision insurance

§ Free basic life and disability insurance

§ Paid childbirth and parental leave

§ Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)

§ Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

§ Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)

§ Onsite gyms and wellness programs

§ Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)

Additional Details

Directive 206.2 - Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating employee is suitable under NNSA Supplemental Directive 206.2 . Please note that this requirement applies only to citizens of the United States. Foreign nationals are subject to a similar requirement under DOE Order 142.3A.

Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements

  • for access to classified matter. This position requires a Q clearance which requires US Citizenship except in extremely rare circumstances. Dependent upon position, additional authorization to access nuclear weapons information may be required that may or may not be available to dual citizens depending upon the circumstances.

  • Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. SeeDOE Order 472.2 for additional information.

Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.

Internal Applicants: Regular appointment employees who have served the required period of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the required period of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. Please refer to PolicyPolicy P701for applicant eligibility requirements.

Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1. Employment Status

Full Time

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Contact Details
Contact Name Fresquez, Nyleen Kathryn
Email nfresquez@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC98117
Organization Name SAE-2/Enterprise Business Software
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Req ID: IRC98117
Category: Information Technology