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International Trade Compliance Analyst (Early/Mid-Career)
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Sandia National Laboratories | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description


The International Export & Trade Compliance department is seeking a highly motivated professional to contribute to the implementation and advancement of Sandia’s Export Control Program\. Our International Trade Compliance Analysts help ensure that Sandia complies with U\.S\. laws and international trade regulations to mitigate the risk of national security violations\. We are looking for a driven individual that will be a contributing member of a team that makes decisions on high\-risk issues involving the export and import of commodities, technologies, and information\. This high performing team also provides direction to management and staff for the protection of export\-controlled research and technologies across all of Sandia\. In addition, this individual will also contribute to the development and implementation of key risk management and assurance activities related to Sandia’s Export Control Program\.


+ Requires bachelor's degree in relevant discipline plus entry level experience \(up to two years\)or equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education\.


+ Experience providing regulatory interpretation and guidance in the following areas: export control classification, export licensing, compliance training, export documentation, tariff classification\.
+ Experience with compliance, risk, or assurance activities\.
+ Formal training or certification in risk management methodologies\.
+ Knowledge of and ability to understand diverse technical fields and analyze technologies\.
+ Ability to thoroughly analyze complex information and technical specifications\.
+ Strong analytical and critical thinking skills with demonstrated ability to apply these skills to resolve complex issues\.
+ Ability to organize, establish priorities, lead, and execute assignments to completion on multiple tasks, under strict deadlines and changing priorities\.
+ Ability to integrate with leadership and interact effectively with all levels of internal and external personnel to build effective working relationships\.
+ Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal\.
+ Ability to work effectively within a team environment\.
+ Strong customer focus with enthusiasm and a desire to effectively manage the export and import control needs of the organization\.

Department Description:

The International Export & Trade Compliance Department manages and implements Sandia's Export Control Program and provides direction for the management of Export Controlled Information\. Our mission is to ensure that all Sandia activities comply with relevant export and import control regulations imposed by the U\.S\. Government\. The organization evaluates and provides analysis of Sandia programs and activities for the purpose of interpreting export control jurisdictions, applicable laws and regulations, and the associated licensing and interfacing requirements of government agencies such as the Departments of Commerce and State, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, DOE and others\. Reviews include evaluation of underlying technologies or item classification, its jurisdiction, end use \(application\) and end users \(recipients\) of the export, and result in issuance of export control determinations\. The group also conducts reviews of facilities, Cooperative Research and Development Agreements, Strategic Partnership Projects, Intellectual Property, specifications, technology assessments for foreign visits and assignments, foreign travel, and other areas\.

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

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.