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Quality Systems Professional (Experienced)
Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Job Description


We are seeking a Quality Systems Professional

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

+ Establish and oversee key aspects of the institution's enterprise risk management program efforts, such as developing and administrating elements of the program, training and coaching employees, working with leadership, and driving change throughout the organization\.
+ Be a partner, champion and change agent for high quality results within the risk management domain at Sandia\.
+ Establish and deploy strategic plans, policies, processes, procedures, and tools at the institutional level so risk management efforts will meet or exceed internal and external customers' needs and expectations\.


+ Bachelor's degree in relevant discipline plus five or more years of relevant experience; or Master's degree in relevant discipline plus two or more years of relevant experience; or doctorate in relevant discipline; or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience\. \(Relevant disciplines may include Business Management, Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering, Business Systems, Quality Engineering Management, Production Engineering, or comparable discipline\)\.
+ Writing and other work product samples will be required if interviewed\.


+ GPA of 3\.2 for Bachelors and 3\.5 for Masters, or higher
+ Responsible for the leadership, innovation, governance, and management necessary to identify, evaluate, mitigate, and monitor the company's operational and strategic risk as it pertains to Sandia’s Quality Management System\.
+ Develops Enterprise Risk Management tools, practices, and policies to analyze and report enterprise risks, and to manage risks according to an enterprise risk management framework\.
+ Ensures the organization's risk management policies and strategies are in compliance with applicable quality and assurance orders and strategic imperatives of the organization\.
+ Establishes and stewards the Enterprise Risk Management architecture for the company\.
+ Oversees or monitors operational risk management activities of the organization\.
+ Monitors and analyzes risks within the company's business units and reports on these risks to Sandia’s management, including executives\.
+ Chairs or provides key inputs into the company's enterprise risk or other committee that oversees the enterprise risk management process and ensures alignment with organizational objectives\.
+ Serves in the capacity of Sandia’s domain expert in risk management\.
+ Experience and application of system analysis and integration methods
+ Demonstrated ability to develop strategic direction, tactical actions, and follow through on implementation under multiple constraints, including experience in taking a vision from concept to implementation
+ Demonstrated skills in working with leadership, communicating leadership decisions, principles and intent and translating those decisions into change
+ Demonstrated successful leadership in change management through influence \(such as mentoring, coaching, partnering and networking\)
+ Experience in conducting and or designing systems\-level evaluations which offer continuous learning opportunities for assessors and people being assessed\.
+ Experience assessing and improving quality\-related processes and systems\.
+ Experience applying quality practices within the context of R&D, production, and service areas across diverse business units\.\-Experience implementing management systems in a corporate setting\.
+ Translates requirements \(including contractual, regulatory, customer and external industry benchmark/certification\) into quality management system related processes, tools, and practices\.
+ Experience in project management tools, techniques and execution
+ Prior change agent experience based on an understanding of how to communicate and work with all segments of a diverse workforce especially in the absence of clear direction with much ambiguity\.
+ Experience in an industry or Sandia environment requiring frequent rigorous application of quality\-related principles\.

Department Description:

The Mission Support and Corporate Governance Center 700 continuously improves Sandia's Quality Management System so that the Laboratories consistently and predictably delivers on its mission\.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nation’s 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 \(DOE\)\-granted L\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE L\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.

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, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT

About Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia is a multiprogram laboratory operated by Sandia Corporation, a Lockheed Martin company, for the U.S. Department of Energy. With main facilities in Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA, Sandia has major R&D responsibilities in national security, energy and environmental technologies, and economic competitiveness.

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