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Regulatory Compliance Assurance Engineer

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA 94550
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The Performance Analysis and Improvement Group (PAIG) has an opportunity for a Regulatory Compliance Assurance (RCA) Engineer in the Classified Information Security area. You will be the institutional point of contact for matters related to self-regulation of the Department of Energy (DOE)-issued security requirements of the Code of Federal Regulations Title 10 Part 824. This position is in the Management Assurance System (MAS) Office.

In this role you will 

  • Encourage the Laboratory's participation with classified information security requirements to ensure continuous improvement; communicate LLNL's compliance assurance status and coordinate enforcement investigations.
  • Track corrective actions in ITS and verify for completeness and analyze incidents and issues and present results for senior management action; frequently mentor directorate managers on analyzing for causes; design and direct others in the use of the tools; and identify opportunities for improving processes, characterizing and measuring data, and delivering technical interpretation of the results.
  • Maintain institutional-level assurance processes that are responsive to DOE safety and security regulatory guides, orders and standards and to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Deliver interpretations of the Laboratory's obligations regarding compliance and performance issues with DOE safety and security requirements, particularly classified information requirements promulgated in 10 CFR 824.
  • Conduct innovative studies through the application of advanced analysis methods to characterize highly complex issues with limited or incomplete information; conduct in-depth causal analysis of conditions and events; evaluate compliance with regulatory requirements; analyze LLNL's performance for programmatic, significant or repetitive noncompliance and develop new approaches for resolution; and monitor and verify completion of commitments to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Enforcement.
  • Exercise independent judgment and initiative in determining methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria in support of classified information security and determine and pursue courses of action essential for obtaining desired outcomes.
  • Integrate program goals with technical requirements, costs, and policy considerations.
  • Work with the programs to identify new ideas, modify approaches, establish LLNL procedures, develop training material and deliver training where appropriate.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Ability to secure and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance which requires U.S. citizenship.
  • BS in engineering or scientific discipline or equivalent combination of education and related experience.
  • Experience performing highly complex data analysis and using trending techniques such as control charts and statistical analysis.
  • Demonstrated expert level knowledge of assurance principles and their application to safety, security, health, emergency management and nuclear safety.
  • Demonstrated subject matter expert knowledge of DOE regulatory guides, orders and standards associated with the industry and an understanding of their potential impact when applied to the Laboratory.
  • Significant experience applying advanced engineering systems in innovative ways to processes and practices.
  • Demonstrated advanced technical and organizational problem-solving and decision-making techniques, with analytical skills necessary to independently interpret, advise, effect change and implement solutions to highly complex and ambiguous problems with broad implications.
  • Expert communication, facilitation and collaboration skills necessary to effectively present and explain technical information and provide advice to senior management and DOE.
  • Demonstrated effective technical, organizational and leadership skills.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience working in regulatory environments, such as with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission or with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
  • Knowledge of Security policies and procedures and understanding of the DOE contractual relationship,
  • Knowledge of DOE performance assurance standards.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Position Information

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

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This position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level clearance.  If you are selected, we will initiate a Federal background investigation to determine if you meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing.  Q-level clearance requires U.S. citizenship.  For additional information, please see DOE Order 472.2

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If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation during the application or the recruiting process, please submit a request via our online form

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In this role you will 

  • Encourage the Laboratory's participation with classified information security requirements to ensure continuous improvement; communicate LLNL's compliance assurance status and coordinate enforcement investigations.
  • Track corrective actions in ITS and verify for completeness and analyze incidents and issues and present results for senior management action; frequently mentor directorate managers on analyzing for causes; design and direct others in the use of the tools; and identify opportunities for improving processes, characterizing and measuring data, and delivering technical interpretation of the results.
  • Maintain institutional-level assurance processes that are responsive to DOE safety and security regulatory guides, orders and standards and to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Deliver interpretations of the Laboratory's obligations regarding compliance and performance issues with DOE safety and security requirements, particularly classified information requirements promulgated in 10 CFR 824.
  • Conduct innovative studies through the application of advanced analysis methods to characterize highly complex issues with limited or incomplete information; conduct in-depth causal analysis of conditions and events; evaluate compliance with regulatory requirements; analyze LLNL's performance for programmatic, significant or repetitive noncompliance and develop new approaches for resolution; and monitor and verify completion of commitments to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Enforcement.
  • Exercise independent judgment and initiative in determining methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria in support of classified information security and determine and pursue courses of action essential for obtaining desired outcomes.
  • Integrate program goals with technical requirements, costs, and policy considerations.
  • Work with the programs to identify new ideas, modify approaches, establish LLNL procedures, develop training material and deliver training where appropriate.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
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  • Ability to secure and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance which requires U.S. citizenship.
  • BS in engineering or scientific discipline or equivalent combination of education and related experience.
  • Experience performing highly complex data analysis and using trending techniques such as control charts and statistical analysis.
  • Demonstrated expert level knowledge of assurance principles and their application to safety, security, health, emergency management and nuclear safety.
  • Demonstrated subject matter expert knowledge of DOE regulatory guides, orders and standards associated with the industry and an understanding of their potential impact when applied to the Laboratory.
  • Significant experience applying advanced engineering systems in innovative ways to processes and practices.
  • Demonstrated advanced technical and organizational problem-solving and decision-making techniques, with analytical skills necessary to independently interpret, advise, effect change and implement solutions to highly complex and ambiguous problems with broad implications.
  • Expert communication, facilitation and collaboration skills necessary to effectively present and explain technical information and provide advice to senior management and DOE.
  • Demonstrated effective technical, organizational and leadership skills.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience working in regulatory environments, such as with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission or with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
  • Knowledge of Security policies and procedures and understanding of the DOE contractual relationship,
  • Knowledge of DOE performance assurance standards.

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