IT Project Manager 3 | Los Alamos, NM | Los Alamos National Laboratory

IT Project Manager 3

What You Will Do

Use your advanced project management skills to support national security and innovative scientific research! Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is seeking a highly experienced Telecommunication Project Manager to join the Network Infrastructure and Engineering--Telecommunication Services group (NIE-TS). In this position, you will use your wide-ranging skills and experience to plan and manage complex projects throughout LANL's 43 square mile campus and remote offices. With your proven communications skills and confidence in navigating the diverse needs of numerous stakeholders, you will manage everything from multi-year construction projects to essential telecommunications integration. Bring your experience to LANL's diverse business environment, scientific, research, and national security facilities.

What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Project Management skills-
  • Advanced knowledge of project management methodologies, tools and processes.
  • Advanced knowledge of project management process areas including integration management, scope management, quality management, time management, cost management, risk management, human resource management, procurement management, communications management, and professional responsibility.
  • Experience coordinating with architectural/engineering teams.

Outstanding communication skills-
  • Ability to collaborate with customers and stakeholders and define requirements.
  • Ability to organize projects, teams, and manage end-to-end work processes.
  • Ability to explain complex concepts and options to a non-technical audience.

Expertise in telecommunications planning-
  • Knowledge and experience in telecommunications design and construction.

Proficiency with telecommunications inside and outside plant design-
  • Experience with structured cabling systems-particularly pathways and spaces.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience in aerial facility design: pole layout, wind/storm-loading, copper and fiber self-supporting cables.
  • Experience in underground facilities: direct buried and bored pathways, cable vault/maintenance hole/handhole design, and duct bank/innerduct layout.
  • Experience with cutovers, temporary installations, constructability, risk analysis, and value engineering.
  • Experience with federal facility rules and regulations on communication operations.
  • Experience with underground copper air pressurization systems.
  • Knowledge of physical security for telecommunications infrastructure.
  • BICSI RCDD certification.

Education/Experience: Position requires a Bachelor's Degree in a related field and 8 years of experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.

Location: This position will be located in Los Alamos, NM.

COVID Vaccine:
The COVID vaccine is mandatory for all Laboratory employees, on-site contractors, and on-site subcontractors unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law. This requirement will apply to those working on-site, those teleworking, and all new hires.
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.

Note to Applicants: Please provide a comprehensive cover letter that details how you meet the minimum job qualifications for the position.
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 childbirth 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)
Additional Details

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. This position requires a Q clearance which requires US Citizenship except in extremely rare circumstances. Dependent upon position, additional authorization to access nuclear weapons information may be required that may or may not be available to dual citizens depending upon the circumstances.

*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.

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 Policy Policy P701 for 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 applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.Employment StatusFull Time