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$75,900 - $146,200 *Salary range is estimated, and actual salary will be determined after consideration of the selected candidate¿s experience and qualifications, and application of any approved geographic salary differential.
What Your Job Will Be Like:
We are seeking a Project Controller to work with our ND component Product Realization Team (PRT) within Group 5370 on the W87-1 Program. The Project Controller role provides detailed analysis and reporting using an established system of controls on complex, high rigor, R&D projects for the Department of Energy and other customers. This role assumes primary responsibility for analysis, developing, and reporting associated with various project controls job duties, such as project baseline, work package agreements, cost control, cost estimation, earned value management (EVM), projections, variance analysis, schedules, project/program/portfolio integration or technical project reviews.
On any given day, you may be called on to:
Collaborate with the peer Project Manager(s) and Project Controllers.
Provide detailed analysis and reporting of project status using project management tools such as Primavera P6.
Work with the project technical leads to execute project management activities including project plan development, project monitoring and control, and integrated change control.
Team with technical staff, project leads and managers to make recommendations to influence key decision makers within the scope of project controls (work breakdown structure, schedule, and budget/cost).
Research, assemble, and evaluate project information or data and recommend sound, practical solutions to project related issues.
Facilitate internal team communications and meetings.
Update the schedule status as required, produces reports, and tracks variances and recommends corrective action.
Analyze, prepare, validate, and maintain cost estimates, detailed baseline budgets, work package agreements, and monthly cost variance reports.
Help administer change control to schedule and budgets, ensuring that all changes are documented via the appropriate change control process.
This position will be located at the on-site location full-time – greater than 80% of the time.
Qualifications We Require:
Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline plus five years of directly related experience that demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the duties of the job; or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience.
Experience working in Project Controls; including experience managing resource loaded schedules with Earned Value Management requirements.
Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance.
Qualifications We Desire:
Knowledge of the Nuclear Weapons complex and product realization process.
Demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize a variety of tasks and work independently with minimal supervision.
Experience and familiarity with Primavera P6 scheduling tool.
Experience and familiarity Earned Value Management (EVM) principles and methodology.
Ability to effectively team, communicate, and collaborate with technical staff, management, customers, and partners at all levels.
Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
Ability to organize, and perform under strict deadlines and changing priorities.
Willing to take initiative, take ownership of job responsibilities, and make appropriate decisions to complete tasks.
Excellent analytical, facilitation, and decision analysis skills.
About Our Team:
The ND Components Project Management – Center 5300 Department (10431) provides exceptional enhanced project management services to high rigor ND Component and SPP projects in Center 5300. Through partnership with our project management team department, our technical partners are better able to focus on the technical solutions required to achieve mission success. We provide enhanced project management support throughout the project lifecycle through an expert based, service-oriented team atmosphere.
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
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: http://www.sandia.gov*These benefits vary by job classification.
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 Q-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 DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.
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.
Job ID: 688794
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