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New Mexico
Estimated Start Date
Estimated Duration of Work
Initially One Year

Systems Engineer II
Los Alamos, New Mexico
Start: ASAP
Duration: 12 months +
Rate: $60-$80/hour
Hours: 40-60+ hrs/wk (non-exempt)
Per Diem: Reimbursed in accordance with LANL travel Policy (up to $600/week), plus Bluestone adds $6 extra per hour ($9/OT hour) to help with expenses.
Mob/Demob: Reimbursed in accordance with LANL travel Policy
Monthly Trip Home included/reimbursed
On-Site full time (Also entertaining Remote/Hybrid Schedule)
Project Completion Bonus
US citizenship required

The Systems Engineer is responsible for ensuring that the design solution fully meets its requirements and design intent. Systems engineers help develop and manage requirements, requirements traceability reports, V&V plans, qualification plans, and test and acceptance documentation. Systems Engineers apply system thinking to solve problems, integrate, and maximize the performance of complex projects throughout their life cycles, from conceptual design to closeout.

Systems Engineers in the Plutonium Infrastructure Engineering Division are working on cutting edge projects for new technologies and facilities. The average day involves collaborating with project managers, a multidisciplinary team of engineers, quality experts, and subject matter experts to support the project’s execution. The System Engineer will require a thorough understanding of systems engineering principles and have the aptitude to apply these principles in the execution of the job.

Position requires a bachelor’s degree or higher in an accredited engineering or related science program; Specialized experience, training, or education in systems engineering principles, requirements management, engineering codes, CAD, or systems modeling language is desired.

Additional Details
Directive 206.2 – Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating the 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. This position requires a Q clearance which requires US Citizenship except in extremely rare circumstances. Dependent upon position, additional authorization to access nuclear weapons information may be required that may or may not be available to dual citizens depending upon the circumstances.

*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.

Desired Qualifications:
Prior Q Clearance
Prior DOE experience (2-5 years)
Prior D&D, Plutonium and/or commercial/government nuclear experience

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Jenny Lister