Los Alamos National Laboratory Technical Project Manager 2 in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
The Operational Readiness and Execution Group is seeking a highly motivated Technical Project Manager 2 to work with the ORI-2 Manufacturing Systems Team. ORI-2’s primary core functions are to support Causals and Trending Assessments; Readiness & Conduct of Operations; Safety Management & Engineering; Manufacturing Systems; Tactical Scheduling; Nuclear Materials Management; and Industrial Engineering.
The selected candidate will provide strategic guidance and management of Information Technology portfolios. The TPM will coordinate with customers, resource managers, and stakeholders to understand work priorities, general timeframes, and funding requirements. The TPM will also be integral in working with other IT resources to ensure the work is understood and any risks or issues are identified and resolved. The selected candidate will be responsible for developing, negotiating, and defining mission goals as they relate to Information Technology project management. Candidates will work with external and/or internal organizations to evaluate, develop, negotiate and maintain partnerships and strategic relationships. Other responsibilities include:
Execution and management of IT capability-focused development projects and O&M work packages as assigned
Work closely with Information Technology or Information Security programs, Office of the Chief Information Officer, and IT line management to manage cost, scope, and schedule and ensure that programmatic mission needs are being met.
Participate and work through the applicable Governance Boards or Steering Committees to obtain prioritization for the IT portfolio being worked
Coordinate scheduling and communication with customers, IT resource managers, patching managers and stakeholders to provide the highest level of customer service to the Weapons Production mission.
Apply knowledge and experience to develop an implementation plan that covers Information Technology programmatic work from conception to completion
Report and document requirements and report status, manage expectations, and solicit upcoming issues
Integrate significant, unique, and/or complex Information Technology program work
Participate in strategic planning initiatives and the development of IT roadmaps for the Weapons Production Directorate.
Understand and adhere to all Laboratory and regulatory IT guidance and software development best practices.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Knowledge and Expertise: Working knowledge of and experience developing and maintaining project plans; program work scope, schedule, budgets, priorities and performance milestones, managing change control, and managing risk. Working knowledge of Information Technology in one or more of the following areas: hardware, software, network infrastructure, and/or telecommunications.
Demonstrated ability to develop effective customer and stakeholder relationships; interacting with all levels of external and internal personnel; building trust, gaining consensus, and resolving conflicts.
Leadership: Demonstrated experience leading a complex project, program, or line organization.
Accountability: Experience working with confidential or proprietary information, classified documents or sensitive information.
Communication : Excellent written and oral communication skills, organizational, and presentation skills.
Education/Experience: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution and 5 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. A Project Management Institute certification is preferred for this level.
Clearance: Ability to obtain a DOE Q clearance and HRP Certification.
Technical Experience: Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification or equivalent project management training. Experience with business processes associated with manufacturing and manufacturing software. Experience with the Software Lifecycle Management Processes including the development of security or software quality assurance plans. Experience in Digital Manufacturing and/or Digital Data Acquisition.
Nuclear Facility Compliance: Familiarity with DOE/NNSA Laboratories research and development mission areas.
Education/Experience: Bachelor’s or higher degree in a computer science or information system management discipline, from an accredited college or university and a minimum of 5 years of related work experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.
Clearance: Active DOE Q clearance and HRP Certification.
Note to Applicants: For full consideration, please provide a comprehensive resume, which outlines how you meet the minimum and desired skills noted above.
Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM.
Position commitment: Regular appointment employees are required to serve a period of continuous service in their current position in order to be eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the time required, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. The position commitment for this position is 1 year.
Where You Will Work
Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:
PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network
Dental and vision insurance
Free basic life and disability insurance
Paid maternity and parental leave
Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)
Learning opportunities and tuition assistance
Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)
Onsite gyms and wellness programs
Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)
Directive 206.2 - Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating employee is suitable under NNSA Supplemental Directive 206.2 . Please note that this requirement applies only to citizens of the United States. Foreign nationals are subject to a similar requirement under DOE Order 142.3A.
Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements
for access to classified matter.
Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information.
HRP: This position is subject to the requirements of the DOE Human Reliability Program as specified in 10 Code of Federal Regulation, Part 712, §712.11. These requirements include on going drug and alcohol testing, as well as periodic medical and psychological evaluations.
New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.
Internal Applicants: Regular appointment employees who have served the required period of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the required period of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. Please refer to PolicyPolicy P701for applicant eligibility requirements.
Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to email@example.com or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Vacancy Name: IRC85569
Organization Name ORI-2/Operational Readiness & Execution
Minimum Salary 94100
Maximum Salary 155700
Req ID: IRC85569