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Compensation Analyst (Early/Mid-Career)

Livermore, CA 94550
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We are seeking a Compensation Analyst to join our multidisciplinary team. Do you possess analytical skills and have the ability to identify and resolve problems? You will partner with the HR team on annual compensation activities such as performance and compensation review, promotions, and special adjustments.

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

+ Advise on appropriate salary placement for new hires and promotions and use job evaluation techniques to establish compensation rates that are equitable within the organization and comparable to market rates.
+ Interpret local, state, and federal laws regulating compensation practices to ensure legal and regulatory compliance
+ Compare compensation to market benchmarks, analyze salary trends, and track salary budgets
+ Conduct surveys and study labor markets to determine compensation trends and best practices to pepare proposals specific to the Sandia CA site for annual compensation funding
+ Review and revise job descriptions
+ Review proposed changes to compensation practices and makes recommendations with respect to tasks to be performed and Sandia policy and budgetary limitations
+ Provide compensation plan documentation, plan interpretation, and other communications


+ Bachelor's degree in relevant discipline plus one or more years of relevant experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
+ Experience with common office software, including spreadsheet software (such as Microsoft Excel) and Human Resources Information Systems-related software
+ Experience using and/or creating metrics, graphs, charts, etc.
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. DOE L-level security clearance


+ Analytical skills and the ability to identify and resolve routine problems and assist in making recommendations to management
+ Quantitative, analytical, and problem solving skills
+ Professional certification, such as PHR, SPHR, CCP
+ Knowledge of compensation principles, legislation, and current compensation trends and events that affect compensation programs

Department Description:

The HRBP, Diversity & Inclusion, Compensation and Workforce Analytics Department covers a broad spectrum of HR functions. We provide solutions to business challenges including recognizing and retaining employees, handling the Performance and Compensation process, developing and managing the division-wide Diversity & Inclusion efforts, developing and delivering metrics analysis, and conducting candidate briefings, and processing new hire and termination paperwork.

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 L-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 the 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: 2019-08-01 Expires: 2019-09-01

 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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