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Business Management Professional, Center Business Administrator (CBA) Center 7600 (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM 87102

Posting Duration:

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate:

Sandia demonstrates its commitment to public safety in the national interest by requiring that all new hires be fully vaccinated or have an approved medical or religious accommodation before commencing employment. The requirement also applies to those who are telecommuting and working virtually.

Any concerns about the ability to meet this requirement should be directed to HR Solutions at (505) 284-4700.

What Your Job Will Be Like:

We are seeking a Business Management Professional to support the Center 7600 Business Operations (Department 10626) team.

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

+ Provides support to division, center- and group-level leadership on a broad range of business areas including financial planning, resource management, trends and forecasts, workforce acquisition planning, business processes, and integration. Anticipates, identifies, researches, and communicates key business performance issues to enable successful management of operational and programmatic deliverables for division-, center-, and group-level leadership.

+ Leading the center’s Integrated Service Delivery (ISD) development, deployment, and sustainment

+ Manage and assume responsibility for financial planning, tracking, analyzing and reporting on multiple budgets including ND3-ALD, NTESS Fee, Non-Base, and training, among others.

+ Provide decision support to leadership on a broad range of business areas including financial planning, resource management, trends and projections, workforce planning, and business processes.

+ Anticipate, identify, research, and communicate key business performance issues to enable successful management of operational and programmatic deliverables for leadership.

+ Advise management on corporate policy interpretation/application and recommend implementation options and associated risks.

+ Lead Center-level planning activities, provide subject matter expertise, and mentor others to further develop the business capabilities for the Centers and Division.

+ Lead Center-level management assurance activities including Operational Management Reviews and Tiered Accountability.

+ Coordinate and team with center directors to achieve strategic vision

+ Identify Center space needs, partner with facilities space planners, and manage overall space process for the Center.

+ Design, develop, and facilitate strategic planning and process improvements.

+ Use qualitative and quantitative data to develop strategies, goals and objectives, and detailed plans for long-range implementation.

+ Lead and/or participate in any ad-hoc needs for the Center management teams.

Qualifications We Require:

+ Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline plus five years of more of directly related experience, or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience

+ Equivalent experience in lieu of degree must be directly related experience that demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the duties of the job

+ Active DOE Q-level (or DOD equivalent) security clearance

Qualifications We Desire:

+ Experience working with Senior and Executive Leadership

+ Strong knowledge and use of Sandia’s financial systems and tools, broad network across the mission support community

+ Previous Center Business Administrator experience at Sandia

+ Demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize a variety of tasks and work independently with minimal supervision

+ Experience with developing and initiating Strategies

+ 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.

+ Ability to deal with ambiguity

+ Willingness to troubleshoot and resolve problems

+ Ability to work multiple issues simultaneously

+ Ability to set and handle constantly changing priorities, while subject to a various workload, interruptions, and time pressures

+ Strong customer focus with enthusiasm and a desire to effectively manage the administrative/business needs for the project

+ Self-starter, task focused, and capable of working in team environment

+ Excellent communication skills, both written and interpersonal. Ability to think creatively and make quick and sound decisions

About Our Team:

Center 7600 Business Operations (Department 10626) provides exceptional business, financial, and operational services to Center 7600. Through partnership with the business office, our Center 7600 line partners are better able to focus on the technical solutions required to achieve mission success. We provide business operations support throughout the project lifecycle through an expert based, service-oriented team atmosphere.

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: http://www.sandia.gov*These benefits vary by job classification.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) Q security clearance to start, or equivalent active security clearance with another U.S. government agency (e.g., DOD). Sandia is required by DOE directive 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 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: 683024



  • Engineering
Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

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Business Management Professional, Center Business Administrator (CBA) Center 7600 (Experienced)

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Albuquerque, NM 87102

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