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Employment Type:
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Job Category:
Eng Systems Integration/IMP (Early/Mid-Career)
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Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description


We are seeking a Engineering Systems Integration/Implementation Professional

Perform entry\-level work within a technical science and engineering environment working in conjunction with Sandia staff on interdisciplinary projects that involve applying integrated technical judgment, utilizing the scientific method to recognize and formulate problems, to collect data through observation and experimentation, and to formulate and test hypotheses about the uses and deployment of advanced technologies in support of US nonproliferation and nuclear safeguards and security goals\.

On any given day, you will be tasked to:

+ Conduct analyses in support of national and regional security programs, conduct gap analysis to discover new project needs, develop and deliver training materials in support of funded projects, andconduct research and analysis on countries and strategic commodities of programmatic interest\.
+ Apply analysis of international affairs, principles of foreign relations, and scientific and engineering principles in analysis of advanced concepts and technologies for nonproliferation, nuclear security, and international sanctions regimes\.

The required experience for a successful candidate should include familiarity with sanctions enforcement and UN Security Council Resolutions, nuclear nonproliferation and WMD issues internationally, international export control regimes, trade practices, and financial transactions\. Additional desired experience includes working with international multilateral organizations including preparing papers, attending and presenting at conferences and meetings, participating in developing briefing materials, and briefing policy and technical materials to domestic and foreign participants\.

Candidates must possess strong teaming skills, a demonstrated aptitude for creative problem solving, a high level of cultural awareness, and some international travel experience\. To qualify for this posting, candidates must successfully complete an advanced degree by May 2018\.


+ Advanced degree in science, engineering, law, social sciences, or other relevant discipline
+ Demonstrated ability to work effectively with teams and as an individual
+ Ability to assist in writing funding proposals and engage with the team opportunities, needs, and gaps
+ Previous experience developing training materials
+ Ability to travel internationally in support of programs; Demonstrated versatility, political savvy, and high tolerance for ambiguity


+ Previous experience with proliferation finance and/or sanctions evasion
+ Previous experience working in/with international multilateral organizations
+ Cultural awareness with foreign partners, particularly in training environments
+ Ability to develop and deliver training curriculum in international settings
+ Knowledge of project management
+ SharePoint literacy

Department Description:

The mission of Global Security Research and Analysis department is to develop creative science and technology solutions to address US national security concerns created by international and regional challenges\. The four primary mission areas are: to provide technical analysis support to US government policies and internal nuclear weapons complex programs, conduct risk\-informed analyses of international security issues and emerging, maintain international networks and competency on global issues \(e\.g\., via Track II engagements, collaborative research and international conferences\), and host international visiting scholars with whom we collaboratively explore technical and political issues affecting regional and global security\.

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 Q\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and 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 Q\-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


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\.

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.