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Associate Division Leader

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA 94550

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Come join Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where we apply science and technology to make the world a safer place; now one of 2019 Best Places to Work by Glassdoor!

We have an opening for an Associate Division Leader (ADL DTED line management responsibilities) / Associate Program Director (APD Strategic Partnership Program (SPP) program element management). APDs are responsible for managing and integrating the work of multidisciplinary teams to successfully complete programmatic deliverables with funding sources from NNSA Directed Stockpile Work (DSW) and/or DoD SPP. ADLs provide line-management for the groups and direct supervision of the group leaders within a division or program element of DTED. You will work directly with project teams and interact with all levels of management internal and external to the Laboratory. This position is in the Defense Technologies Engineering Division (DTED), within the Engineering Directorate.

Essential Duties
- Provide management oversight, technical direction, and leadership for SPP.
- Develop and establish clear strategies and long-range goals to achieve division and programmatic goals.
- Manage the program workforce requirements for recruitment and retention of highly qualified personnel, develop staffing plans, mentor personnel and foster an agile, motivated, and well-trained workforce.
- Manage activities for DTED through Technical Staff Leaders and/or Managers, ensuring technical guidance and review, professional growth and leadership development, evaluations, and salary management for DTED/WTE.
- Exert influence in the development and implementation of institutional objectives, budget preparation, and strategic planning.
- Provide leadership and direction to ensure safe and efficient operations.
- Perform other duties as assigned.

- Masters degree in engineering or related technical field, or the equivalent combination of education and related experience.
- Expertise in weapon engineering and testing, and familiarity with weapon design.
- Extensive experience managing and leading a significant technical portfolio of large-scale projects, supporting large-scale projects led by others, and ability to deliver results.
- Extensive experience directing technical leaders, delegating and effectively leading, motivating, and building complex interdisciplinary teams to achieve programmatic and institutional goals.
- Extensive knowledge of managerial and financial practices, and the ability to effectively balance complex technical and budgetary priorities to achieve desired results.
- Advanced problem solving, analytical, technical, organizational, and management skills necessary to independently advise, recommend, and approve appropriate actions and implement solutions.
- Effective communication skills, both written and verbal, necessary to effectively explain, present, negotiate on matters of significance to the organization, advise, and influence all levels of management.
- Extensive experience sustaining productive relationships with other divisions, directorates, laboratories, NNSA, National Security Enterprise production agencies, other institutions across the DOE and DOD enterprise, and external advisors and reviewers.

Pre-Placement Medical Exam: A job related pre-placement medical examination may be required.

Pre-Employment Drug Test: External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test. This includes testing for use of marijuana as Federal Law applies to us as a Federal Contractor.

Security Clearance: This position requires an active Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level clearance or active Top Secret clearance issued by another U.S. government agency at time of hire.

Note: This is a Career Indefinite position. Lab employees and external candidates may be considered for this position.

About Us

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), located in the San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay), is a premier applied science laboratory that is part of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) within the Department of Energy (DOE). LLNL's mission is strengthening national security by developing and applyingcutting-edge science, technology, and engineering that respond with vision, quality, integrity, and technical excellence to scientific issues of national importance. The Laboratory has a current annual budget of about $2.1 billion, employing approximately 6,800 employees.

LLNL is an affirmative action/ equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, protected veteran status, age, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Posted: 2019-09-24 Expires: 2019-10-24

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