Los Alamos National Laboratory WRS-WMT Documentum Software Developer 2 (Software Developer 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do_

The Weapons Research Services Weapons Mission Technology (WRS-WMT) group is seeking a software developer. The selected candidate for this position will work on classified and unclassified systems, develop Documentum and complimentary applications using WDK, DFC, DFS, Java, JSP and related tools for Documentum content management systems supporting scientific research, weapons physics data and information management, work-group collaboration, bulk data transformation and other needs as they emerge. This work is on a small team with broad responsibilities, which offer a variety of IT assignments in addition to software development. These tasks may include requirements analysis, software design, installation, testing and maintenance, as well as advancing application security, writing documentation, supporting, and training scientific, engineering and administrative customers.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Experience with Multi-tiered applications and system design

  • Experience in the installation, configuration, and management of Content Server 7.x, xPlore, Webtop, and Administrator

  • Installation, configuration, and management of Content Transformation Services (CTS)

  • Experience customizing and writing WDK based applications

  • Proficient in working in Windows and/or Linux environment

  • Demonstrated experience producing accurate, well-written technical documentation

Desired Skills:

  • Experience in the installation, upgrades and patching of the Documentum stack

  • Experience in the installation, configuration, and management of D2

  • Experience using Jira and Confluence

  • Demonstrated record of success in developing and maintaining strong working relationships with staff, administrators, and other internal and external partners

Education: Position typically requires a bachelor’s degree and a minimum five years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. At this level, post graduate course work may be desirable.

Notes to Applicants:

  • This position requires a Q clearance and the ability to obtain Sigma 15 & 20 authorizations. Applicants must have the ability to obtain a DOE Q clearance, which normally requires US citizenship.

  • For full consideration, applicants must submit a comprehensive cover letter that address how they meet the minimum job requirements, and any of the desired requirements of the position.

  • Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified matter, which typically includes US citizenship and being at least 18 years of age. This position will be subject to random polygraph and drug testing.

Additional Details:

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:Please refer to Laboratory policy P701 for applicant eligibility.

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 regards 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 northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.

The Weapons Mission Technology (WMT) Group supports the nuclear weapons physics and threat reduction community by researching, cataloging, analyzing and preserving the design, test, engineering and manufacturing data for weapons and weapon experiments, and developing computer-based and tangible archives and product life cycle managed drawings to maintain our scientific and technical knowledge base. Our diverse workforce enjoys a collegial work environment focused on creative problem solving, where everyone’s opinions and ideas are considered.

We are committed to work-life balance and personal/professional growth. Our creative and dedicated computational professionals are our greatest asset and we take pride in cultivating their talents, supporting their efforts, and enabling their success. Together we are advancing our national security mission.

_Compensation and Benefits


  • Competitive salaries

  • Flexible work schedules

  • Exercise facility free for staff use

  • Choice of comprehensive medical plans

  • Paid maternity leave, sick time

  • 401k match (100% up to 6% + kicker)

  • Fully vested in 401k day one

  • Disability insurance

Los Alamos National Laboratory in Los Alamos, NM enjoys excellent weather, clean air and outstanding public schools. This is a safe, low-crime, family-oriented community with frequent concerts and events as well as quick travel to many top ski resorts, scenic hiking trails, and mountain climbing. The short drive to work includes stunning views of the Valles Caldera as well as the Sangre de Cristo mountains. Many employees also live in the nearby state capital, Santa Fe, which is known for world-class restaurants, art galleries, and opera.

Maximum Salary: 118200

Minimum Salary: 72500

Location: Los Alamos, NM, US

Contact Name: Johnson, Dana Elizabeth

Organization Name: WRS-WMT/Weapons Mission Technology

Email: danaj@lanl.gov

Job Title: WRS-WMT Documentum Software Developer 2 (Software Developer 2)

Appointment Type: Regular

Req ID: IRC69462