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Senior Front-End Web Developer - Seismic Remote Sensing (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM 87102 Work Remotely

This posting will be open for application submissions for a minimum of seven (7) calendar days, including the ‘posting date’. Sandia reserves the right to extend the posting date at any time.


**Passionate about your work and dream of utilizing state-of-the-art facilities to explore solutions? Join a dynamic team and solve significant issues and challenges for our nation's security!**

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). The successful candidate will work from developed requirements, specifications, and architectural design for the new system. We are seeking an outstanding R&D Computer Science professional who wants to be part of the vibrant team that is developing the next generation system in a collaborative, Agile environment. As a member of our team, the selected applicant 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 occasional travel.

On any given day, the selected candidate may be called on to:

+ Work on agile development teams
+ Design new user interfaces as part of a larger system integrated with a database
+ Apply strong understanding of web development technologies and frameworks
+ Collaborate with other development teams regarding integration with the larger system
+ Demonstrate commitment to deliver and persistence to resolve issues


+ BS and MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Software Engineering; OR BS as stated + 4 years related experience
+ 2 or more years’ experience working on large system, in addition to the education requirements above
+ JavaScript & React experience
+ User interface / user experience development skills in a Linux based environment
+ Kubernetes & Docker experience
+ Gitlab & Gradle experience
+ Can obtain a DOE Q clearance


+ TypeScript experience
+ Strong interest in an architecture role focused on:

- Specifying high-level designs for System features, software frameworks & infrastructure, deployment platform, development tooling, etc.
- Providing ongoing guidance to development teams
- Working closely with development teams to iterate on software designs
+ Significant experience as a software developer
+ Technical leadership experience, as a lead developer, technical team lead, architect etc.
+ Experience with distributed system design
+ Proven experience modeling in UML
+ Familiarity with service-based architectures (e.g. SOA, microservices)
+ Familiarity with inter-process communication patterns, techniques and technologies
+ Familiarity with data storage architectures (relational, non-relational - e.g. document, wide-column)
+ Familiarity with fault tolerance concepts and techniques
+ Familiarity with system scaling concepts and techniques
+ Experience with large-scale system design
+ Strong teaming skills

Department Description:

The NGS System Engineering & Integrated Solutions department (6365) is a multi-disciplinary organization that takes a system from requirements through development environments, CI pipelines, testing to successful deployment. The team performs research & development of modern technologies and methodologies to ensure the successful delivery on our customer commitments. Our primary mission area is the US and International nuclear monitoring and non-proliferation mission. Our work ranges from prototyping innovative solutions to the deployment of operational data processing systems. Our capabilities include system engineering, software development, computer platform architectures, development environments, continuous integration, virtualization, system integration & testing, and deployment. We blend art & science to find creative solutions. We strive to think outside the box in our development efforts to advance the state of the art in support of the monitoring missions.

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 with amazing impact 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 work arrangements for many positions include 9/80 (work 80 hours every two weeks, with every other Friday off) and 4/10 (work 4 ten-hour days each week) compressed workweeks, part-time work, and telecommuting (a mix of onsite work and working from home)

• Generous vacations, strong medical 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, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance 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 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.



  • Engineering
Posted: 2021-03-15 Expires: 2021-04-17

 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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Senior Front-End Web Developer - Seismic Remote Sensing (Experienced)

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