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Solutions Architect (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM 87102

**Are you passionate about your work and dream of utilizing state-of-the-art facilities to explore solutions? Do you want to join a dynamic team that solves significant issues and challenges for our nation's security?**

We are looking for an experienced, innovative, and customer centric Solutions Architect to provide technical leadership for the delivery of a new requirements management solution. This position will directly contribute to the success of Sandias most critical mission areas. This is an opportunity to work directly with leadership, implement new technologies, and partner across the laboratory to ensure mission success. We are looking for a Solutions Architect with a proven track record of meeting customer expectations, delivering on schedule, and embracing continual improvement.

## On any given day, you may be called upon to:

+ Design, architect, and implement IT solutions for production environments
+ Identify and track system deficiencies to recommend and implement creative solutions
+ Network with a diverse technical population to identify new opportunities for improving our capabilities and impact
+ Seek and participate in development and learning opportunities
+ Initiates process improvements for new and existing systems
+ Supports system and integration testing activities
+ Initiates design reviews for new applications and adheres to software development standards
+ Designs, develop, implement, document, and test (unit, regression, load) changes to applications and platforms.
+ Code, test, debug, document, and implement complex platforms and software applications
+ Coach and mentor other team members
+ Perform cross-training and facilitate information sharing among team members
+ Translates business requirements and functional designs into technical designs
+ Assists with development of functional designs and resolves complex design issues
+ Acts as senior technical expert to analyze the business needs


+ Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, or relevant discipline plus five years of relevant experience; or Masters degree plus one year; or a Doctorate ; or equivalent experience (a minimum of 13years of directly related experience required to qualify in lieu of a relevant degree)
+ Experience in project management leading software development projects
+ Experience with deploying and administering commercial off the shelf (COTS) systems in a production environment
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q level security clearance


Ideally, your background would also include:

+ Experience in administration and configuration in one of more of the following tools; IBM Rational DOORS and Microsoft Team Foundation Server
+ Experience working with DOORS eXtensiable Language (DXL) and Rational Publishing Engine (RPE)
+ Experience migrating IBM Rational DOORS to DOORS Next Generation or other requirements management tools
+ Experience in Agile development DevOps methodologies
+ Understanding of ITIL and IT Service management best practices
+ Understanding of Cloud Computing
+ Strong understanding and application of change management and configuration management
+ Exceptional customer service skills and experience managing customer interactions

Department Description:

The Lifecycle Management Solutions Department (9352) is responsible for innovation, consulting, development, implementation and maintenance of product lifecycle solutions. Specifically, the department is focused on corporate solutions for configuration management, quality assurance, systems engineering, product and process engineering - all aspects of product lifecycle management.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations 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:

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, disability, or veteran status.


Posted: 2019-08-07 Expires: 2019-09-06

 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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