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Project Manager (Mid Career)

Livermore, CA 94550
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This posting will be open for application submissions for a minimum of seven (7) calendar days, including the posting date. Sandia reserves the right to extend the posting date at any time.

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We are seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic, and detail-oriented Project Manager to support Nuclear Deterrence programs at the California and New Mexico sites. Are you passionate about project management? This could be the job for you! You will use your expertise to lead teams and deliver results and will frequently engage with sponsors and customers.

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

+ Participate in customer meetings
+ Develop, coordinate, and present briefings
+ Define scope according to the customers programmatic requirements
+ Assess project risks and opportunities
+ Manage action items and deliverables
+ Analyze and develop reports on cost, schedule and performance
+ Facilitate collaboration and cross-functional integration
+ Develop and lead programmatic processes

Required:

+ Bachelor's degree in Business or relevant field plus five or more years of experience in Project Management; or Master's degree in relevant field plus one or more years of demonstrated experience in Project Management
+ Experience with standard project management practices, such as project plan development, resource management, and communications planning and management.
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance

Desired:

+ Active U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance or equivalent active security clearance with another U.S. government agency
+ Experience with Earned Value Management (EVM)
+ Experience with EV tools, such as Cobra, Acumen, Primavera, or Empower
+ Experience working nuclear weapon programs/projects at the system and component levels and experience working with the DOE, NNSA, or DOD
+ Proven leadership abilities, including leading successful projects
+ Proven teaming skills, including the ability to work effectively with other organizations, functions, project sponsors and customers, and suppliers.
+ Knowledge of management practices, assurance processes, business operations, fiscal and scheduling systems, and acquisition standards.
+ Ability to acquire PMP certification or equivalent

Department Description:

The Sandia California site has multiple Project Management departments within the Nuclear Deterrence Portfolio. These teams execute the project management responsibilities for the modernization and stockpile Nuclear Weapons Programs. The Nuclear Weapons Programs are responsible for assuring the safety, reliability and security of U.S. nuclear weapons, enabling the defense of our nation through our nuclear strategic deterrent. These departments are also an integral part of the Division 8000 Nuclear Weapons (NW) Project Management Office (PMO).

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 Q-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 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, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.

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This Limited Term Employee (LTE) position is a temporary position for one year term, which may be renewed at Sandia's discretion up to a maximum of seven years.

Individuals in LTE positions may bid on regular Sandia positions as internal candidates, and in some cases may be converted to regular career positions during their term if warranted by ongoing operational needs, continuing availability of funds, and satisfactory job performance.

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Posted: 2020-12-10 Expires: 2021-02-11

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

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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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