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Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory System Analyst 1/2 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

Come join our team! SAE provides software development and COTS application implementation and support services for the Lab. Our mission is to “deliver reliable, secure and cost effective software and applications that meet business and operational needs in support of the LANL mission”. We collaborate closely with our customers to develop solutions and support business functions across the Lab. There are approximately 175 employees in the division who are primarily web developers, software developers, database administrators, system analysts, software quality management specialists and students.

The selected candidate will work as a System Analyst on the Electronic Document and Records Management System (EDRMS) and Approve (Document Review System) to support the maintenance and enhancement of these systems. EDRMS is a large and complex system composed of both custom applications and Commercial Off the Shelf Software (COTS). Approve is another COTS application supported by the team that utilizes workflow engine to make review and approval of electronic documents easy and efficient. Functional customers continue to request enhancements, configuration changes, etc. Analyst work is required to ensure that requirements and documentation are being kept up to date for the system.

This position will be filled at either the System Analyst 1 or 2 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.

System Analyst 1 ($62,800-$99,800)

Helps to analyze complex business problems to be solved with automated systems and assists with technical expertise in identifying, evaluating and developing systems and procedures that are cost effective and meet user requirements. System Analyst 1 configures application settings and options, executes testing, and creates specifications for systems to meet business requirements.

System Analyst 2 ($72,400 - $122,900)

In addition to the duties outlined above, the System Analyst 2 will be required to work on unusually significant, unique or complex issues and provide solutions that are highly creative. System Analyst 2 will be developing testing plans of a system and all of its components, utilizing a programming or scripting language to clean up data or automate tasks, responsible for developing automating testing of systems, and incumbent is responsible for designing details of automated systems.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:


Demonstrated experience working with functional customers, translating their needs into straightforward requirements, and documenting those requirements for technical teams.

Test Plans

Demonstrated experience developing test plans for both custom and commercial software that can be matrixed to user requirements or base functionality as appropriate.

Software Lifecycle

Software lifecycle knowledge including requirements, design, and development and testing with appropriate documentation – Work experience must show progressively increasing levels in complexity of work.

Project Documentation

Demonstrated experience creating and managing documentation for a project or system. This includes but is not limited to system configurations, requirements, project backlog, use cases, test plans, and job aids.

Customer Support

Experience providing customer support including configuring, administering and debugging technical issues with various IT systems.

Technical Knowledge

Demonstrated knowledge and experience using SQL.

Additional Job Requirements for System Analyst 2:

In addition to the Job Requirements outlined above, qualification at the System Analyst 2 level requires:

Programming/Scripting Skills

Demonstrated experience using a programming or scripting language.

Data Migration Experience

Demonstrated experience planning, documenting, and executing a large scale data migration.

Technical Experience

Experience developing or implementing advanced technical concepts, techniques, and standards based on professional principles and theories. Experience developing and documenting a test plan for a system. Experience executing manually or with the automated tool tests following test plans. Demonstrated experience creating detailed integration plans for multiple IT systems.

Education/Experience at lower level:

System Analyst 1: Typically requires a minimum of 2 years of related experience. A bachelor's degree in a relevant field or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

Education/Experience at higher level:

System Analyst 2 : Typically requires a minimum of 4 years of related experience. A bachelor's degree in a relevant field or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

Desired Qualifications:

Familiarity with JIRA and Confluence. Demonstrated experience using report engines such as Crystal Reports or SSRS. Knowledge of Document Control and Records Management systems such as Documentum. Ability to write Junit tests.

Experience consuming web services (REST and SOAP).

Note to Applicants:

Occasional after hours work required. Please provide a comprehensive cover letter detailing how you meet the minimum and desired qualifications for the job.

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.

  • 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. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information.

New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.

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

Internal Applicants: Regular appointment employees who have served at least one year of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the one year of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader.Please refer to LaboratoryPolicy 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.

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 maternity 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)

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Contact Details
Contact Name Fresquez, Nyleen Kathryn
Email nfresquez@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC82537
Organization Name SAE-3/Software & Applications Engineering - Site Infrastructure & Programs Software
Minimum Salary
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Req ID: IRC82537
Category: Information Technology