If you’re looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity in the field of information technology (IT) at a company with excellent benefits and great work/life balance – you've found it! The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is seeking highly motivated individuals to join the IT Platforms team. This growing, technically diverse, and talented team designs and maintains creative individually tailored IT solutions deployed in unique operational technology (OT) environments. IT Platforms directly support scientists, engineers, and technicians who operate IT and OT systems in laboratory, test, production, scientific, and industrial work spaces.
In this position you will design, implement, and support IT equipment and peripherals including clients, laptops, tablets, printers, and scanners. Physical and virtual technologies are deployed. Responsibilities include consulting with system owners in the performance of life cycle management, in identifying and planning upgrades, and in incorporating new technologies and improvements; identifying and mitigating cyber security threats and vulnerabilities; administering Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policy; troubleshooting and resolving problems; and teaming with scientists, engineers, and technicians in selecting, procuring, configuring, securing, maintaining, updating, and troubleshooting IT and OT systems and solutions.
You will work alongside and be mentored by a talented team of IT professionals in a fun and challenging environment. You will be asked to seek out ways to improve IT and OT systems and operations through automation and creative problem solving. As deployed systems grow and mature, you will research and recommend new technologies and implement solutions to add functionality, increase capacity, and improve performance.
- Bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited college or university
- Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum of two years relevant experience; or
- Master’s degree in a related field from an accredited college or university and a minimum of one year relevant experience
Job Preferred Skills
Demonstrated coursework, training, or skills in one or more of the following areas:
Demonstrated interpersonal and organizational skills.
Demonstrated desire to deliver quality service and technically sound solutions.
Demonstrated experience working with and communicating across groups, diverse teams, or physical locations in collaborative and teaming environments.
Demonstrated ability to instruct and train others in how to effectively use IT equipment.
Demonstrated troubleshooting skills to diagnose, debug, and successfully resolve problems.
Demonstrated knowledge of clients, desktops, laptops, tablet, printers, etc.
Demonstrated knowledge of operational technology and industrial control system concepts.
Demonstrated knowledge of Windows and Active Directory
Demonstrated knowledge of vulnerability management, patching, and scanning.
Demonstrated knowledge of IT/OT system interfaces with technology embedded equipment including microscopes, analyzers, scales, sensors, controllers, PLCs, and other such devices.