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Sandia National Laboratories Information Systems Engineering Project Manager - Knowledge Systems (Mid-Career) in Albuquerque, New Mexico


This posting will be open for application submissions for a minimum of seven (7) calendar days, including the ‘posting date’. Sandia reserves the right to extend the posting date at any time.


We are seeking a highly motivated Information Systems Engineering Project Manager with strong process flow, communication, analytic and collaboration skills with a commitment to high customer satisfaction and product quality.

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

  • Lead IT projects of varying size, managing cost, performance, and schedule in a fast-paced environment.

  • Collaborate with various levels of staff and management across all Sandia business units.

  • Manage development projects, which may include the management of internal team processes and/or tools.

  • Handle process improvement, measurement, change management, and financial management.


  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Information Management, Quality, STEM or IT-related field plus five (5) years of experience;

  • or Master's degree in the above fields plus one (1) year of experience;

  • or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Experience in project management of information systems technical or operational work

  • Able to obtain DOE L clearance


  • Project Management Certification

  • Demonstrated leadership skills, including the ability to articulate the plan and execute the project to successful completion

  • Solid understanding of software development processes and Sandia’s Solutions Delivery Lifecycle (SDL)

  • Proficiency in processes, tools, and applications commonly used in information systems development and project management

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a constantly changing environment

  • Ability to develop and nurture effective relationships internal and external to the organization.

  • Technical knowledge of software engineering, information or records management, or web development

  • Familiarity with the Sandia IT enterprise and architectures

  • Experience applying Agile development practices

  • Knowledge of process improvement and quality management

  • Current DOE clearance

  • Ability to work successfully with a distributed team.

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.

  • Strong oral, written, interpersonal and presentation skills

    Department Description:

Group 9730 provides a twenty-first century information environment where knowledge on Information Services, Systems and Storage & Retrieval is at your fingertips.

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 with amazing impact 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 work arrangements for many positions include 9/80 (work 80 hours every two weeks, with every other Friday off) and 4/10 (work 4 ten-hour days each week) compressed workweeks, part-time work, and telecommuting (a mix of onsite work and working from home)• Generous vacations, strong medical 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:*These benefits vary by job classification.

Security Clearance:

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE L-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.

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

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.


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.