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R& D Computer Science (Early/Mid-Career)
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Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description


We are seeking a R&D Computer Science

On any given day, you may:

• Participate in scrum planning meetings, daily stand\-ups, sprint and iteration demos\.

• Develop a new regression test suite using SeLion, Selenium or Mercurial\.

• Team with other computer scientists, engineers or solutions architects to identify and implement solutions to software problems with our current software application\.

• Interface directly with Government customers and/or end users to address/capture their needs\.

• Provide customer support by helping users with how to use the application, troubleshooting issues, or identifying/fixing critical defects\.

• Engage with solution architects to update the existing roadmap to a future state for the IT environment\.

• Learn a new skill via mentoring, self\-study, or formal training courses\.


• Bachelor's and Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Mathematics or other relevant discipline plus 5 or more years of experience; or a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Mathematics or other relevant discipline plus 8 or more years of experience in software design, development and testing using Java, C/C\+\+, or C\# including proficiency in objected\-oriented design and development\.

• Experience, skills and familiarity with modern software development methodologies, practices, and tools\.

• Experience in software regression suite test methods and tools including writing and executing test procedures\.

• Active DOE/DOD/SCI clearance\.


• Demonstrated ability to develop and communicate ideas and results in oral and written form\.

• Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment\.

• Experience interfacing with Government customers and/or contractors\.

Department Description:

SMP Technology Exploration \(Department 6351\) conducts program development activities for Systems Mission Engineering\. We focus on applied research and tailored solutions to solve real\-world technology problems for IC and DoD customers\. The department’s current focus is on emergent integrated sensing and communication systems supporting critical missions\. We are seeking a potential candidate to join our Integration and Test \(I&T\) team\. Team members work directly with our Government customer and contractors to address application or test issues, as well as other Sandia staff located in Livermore, CA\.

We are looking for a candidate with strong software design and development skills and experience, with the ability to think broadly and deeply in the design and implementation of software regression test techniques\. Our work is guided by industry best practices\. We embrace agile development \(specifically scrum practices\)\.

About Sandia:

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\.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a SCI security clearance to start\.

Position requires an active Department of Energy \(DOE\) granted Q\-level security clearance and SCI clearance or active clearance with another US government agency, e\.g\., DOD and SCI clearance to be considered for this position\.

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 and SCI clearance, which may require a polygraph test\.

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\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT

About Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia is a multiprogram laboratory operated by Sandia Corporation, a Lockheed Martin company, for the U.S. Department of Energy. With main facilities in Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA, Sandia has major R&D responsibilities in national security, energy and environmental technologies, and economic competitiveness.