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Group 5830 comprises 6 departments that primarily execute work for the Information Operations/Cyber Intelligence Research (IO/CIR) SIPP program. IO/CIR encompasses multi-disciplinary, high impact cyber programs, which have decades-long FFRDC-like relationships with their respective customer organizations. The vision of the IO/CIR program is to be the trusted institution for developing information tools and technologies that enable the US to dominate cyberspace to achieve national security objectives. The 5830 management team works together to manage these programmatic responsibilities concurrently with line, capability, and operational duties.Group 5830 has an innovative and flexible management strategy that adapts the Groups management roles and responsibilities to balance management workload and leverage individuals strengths while enabling scaling to meet the rapidly growing demand.

We are seeking a talented leader and program manager to join this highly collaborative, team-oriented group and manage the Computer Science Department 1 (5836). The 5836 Manager will be responsible for program, line, capability, and operations in support of the IO/CIR program and Center 5800. The primary program role includes supporting CIR, LDRD, and other foundational research programs that are experiencing additional growth and increased customer interaction. These program manager duties include maintenance and development of relationships, engagement with the LDRD community, management of research and operational deliveries of technology, and strategic application of Sandia capabilities to the customers problem space. Operational duties will include managing a variety of purpose-specific computer systems and networks, including developing security plans for unclassified and classified networks.

Other key responsibilities will be managing the highly matrixed staff assignments and supporting staff career development. The manager will be responsible for establishing and maintaining an exceptional career environment for recruiting and retention. We anticipate the department will hire 6-7 R&D staff over the next 1-2 years (bringing the department to about 15) to support Group 5830s capability needs in cyber research. Exceptional performance of these program, line, and capability duties will necessarily engage people from across Sandia; consequently, this job will require developing and maintaining strong individual and organizational relationships across the laboratory, particularly withNSP, AS&T, ND, and HSD programs.


+ Advanced degree (Masters or PhD) in computer science, engineering, mathematics, science or closely related field; and four or more years of relevant experience
+ Experience in executing safety and security procedures to ensure safe and secure operations
+ Demonstrated interpersonal skills in developing trusting relationships among peers, staff, management, and customers
+ Demonstrated success leading technical R&D activities meeting customer requirements
+ Demonstrated technical and/or program management skills
+ Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills in the development and delivery of presentations, proposals, reports, and documentation
+ Ability to travel an estimated 2-6 nights/month


Ideally, your background will also include some of the following:

+ Demonstrated commitment to targeted staff recruitment and supporting staff career development
+ Technical knowledge of cybersecurity R&D technologies
+ Experience in implementing and maintaining procedures to ensure safe operations, including committee work
+ Demonstrated ability to manage diverse security requirements in a classified environment,including committee work
+ Demonstrated ability to advance the state-of-the-art in computer, network, or critical systems security technologies or methodologies
+ Experience working with DOD and/or IC customers
+ Familiarity with managing indirect PM/PD budgets
+ Demonstrated commitment to your management career through management and leadership education
+ Active DOE SCI clearance

Department Description:

The Computer Science Department 1 (5836) performs research and development of cyber technologies to enable the US Government to achieve national security objectives.

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) Q security clearance to start.

Sandia is required by DOE directive 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 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, disability, or veteran status.


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 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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