The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
26 days old
2018-03-272018-04-27

R&D Systems Research and Analysis (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM
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We are seeking a R&D S&E, Systems Research and Analysis to join the NSE Integration Departments Product Realization Requirements Office \(PRRO\) as an expert in the development of requirements for the Defense Programs Business Process System \(DPBPS\)\.



On any given day, you may be called on to:



+ Work in teams \(with other PRRO, Division 2000, M&O Contractor and NNSA federal and contract participants\) and independently to conceive, develop, and execute the development of NSE\-wide requirements applicable to the NNSA community as a whole within the DPBPS to achieve the most effective and efficient Defense Programs Business Requirements System to transform and advance the NSE

+ Apply experienced technical, business and programmatic judgment using sound process and development methodologies and principles to recognize programmatic problems, shortcomings and opportunities, and formulate appropriate solutions to advance the DPBPS Program\.

+ Day to day aspects of the job include: cognizance of all DPBPS requirements content applicable to the NSE contractor community, NNSA federal community or both, working with the DPBPS Content Team to plan, program and execute the development of DPBPS content sets and help the Department/PRRO Manager and Content Group Lead formulate staff tasks, coordinate activities with the Support and Technology Groups to most efficiently drive continual improvement while supporting the DPBPS Federal Program

+ Manage multiple emerging priorities in a highly political environment

+ Utilize effective communication skills to articulate DPPBS Program content development status to SNL management and NNSA customers



Moderate travel is anticipated; flexibility exercised when possible



Required:



+ Bachelors degree and advanced degree \(Masters or PhD\) in a relevant STEM discipline; or Bachelors degree in a relevant STEM discipline plus 4 years relevant DOD/NNSA/NSE product realization experience in lieu of an advanced degree\.

+ Five years of relevant DOD/NNSA/NSE product realization experience

+ Experience in technical writing and editing

+ Active US DOE L Clearance with the ability to obtain a US DOE Q Clearance



Desired:



+ Demonstrated accomplishments in guiding others through technical processes\.

+ Demonstrated experience in development of technical and/or business requirements

+ Demonstrated ability to elicit customer input, manage customer interactions, produce required deliverables \(urgently at times\), and otherwise meet customer expectations in a competent and professional manner

+ Experience in executing product realization activities per DPBPS requirements \(such as through SNLs Realize Product Procedures or RPSS\)

+ Familiarity with US Govt\. nuclear weapon policies and directives and their associated quality and/or process systems

+ Ability to self\-start, work independently, and exercise mature judgment with only broad direction

+ Familiarity with past/present NNSA and/or DOD nuclear weapon development and/or support programs

+ Established positive deferential relationships with NNSA HQ and field federal and contractor elements relevant to this posting

+ Familiarity with NNSA, DOE and US Govt\. nuclear weapon product realization and infrastructure practices and standards per the DPBPS

+ Experience in the application of ISO9000, Lean/Six Sigma and other continual improvement methodologies as a practitioner, auditor or facilitator

+ Experience delivering classroom instruction and/or group facilitation



Department Description:



The Nuclear Security Enterprise \(NSE\) Integration Department informs SNL and NNSA executive management relative to: nuclear weapons\-related strategic planning, relationships and engagements, program and process development, and decision making\. Our work includes: forensic and forward\-looking analyses, developing and advancing the tools and analytical capabilities to inform NW decisions, and strengthening NSE agility, efficiency and effectiveness\.



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:



Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\)\-granted L\-level security clearance to start\.



Position requires an active Department of Energy \(DOE\) granted L\-level security clearance or active clearance with another US government agency, e\.g\., DOD, to be considered for this position\.



Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE L\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.



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 the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.



EEO Statement:



Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT

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