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Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Deputy Division Leader (IT Manager 5) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The work we do at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) matters to our country and the world! As the Deputy Division Leader (DDL) for the Software and Applications Engineering Division (SAE), the Service Innovation Division (SI) or the eXerience Information Technology Division (XIT) in the Business Management Directorate (ALDBUS), you will collaborate with the Division Leader to lead and advance an IT division for one of the most important research institutions in the world.

The DDL is a key member of the IT leadership team responsible for contributing to and supporting the strategic direction for the division, providing oversight on IT initiatives, working with, and supporting the group leadership, developing and maintaining good customer and cross-organizational relations, promoting a strong safety, security and ethics culture, and assisting the Division Leader on other duties as assigned.

Responsibilities include:

  • Key contributor in the development and execution of vision, strategic plans, and goals for the division

  • Assist in the oversight of service delivery

  • Collaboration with federal oversight, Office of the CIO, internal customers, stakeholders and peer organizations to achieve alignment between institutional priorities and allocation of resources

  • Organizational management, including budgeting, forecasting and financial management, capabilities and staff development, succession planning, personnel, and salary management, and ensuring a safe and secure workplace

SAE - Reporting to the CIO, the division of 170+ talented scrum masters, analysts, developers, and middleware and database experts delivers a broad range of IT services including support for core business operations, medical, environmental, safety, security and programmatic needs.

SI - Reporting to the CIO, the division of 120+ talented IT Project Managers, IT Policy Specialists, IT Program Managers, and Documents and Records Information Specialists delivers a broad range of IT project services and institution-wide document and records management services.

XIT- Reporting to the CIO, the division of 310+ talented Solution Architects, Computer System Professionals, Computer System Technicians, and Cyber Security Technical Staff employees, provides the varied Laboratory organizations with Information Technology experts who design, build and support their mission-driven technical needs, on the unclassified and classified networks through several different service touchpoints.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Information Technology Strategy

Broad knowledge and demonstrated experience collaborating with IT leadership and business customers to effectively deliver business and operations solutions for a large diverse organization. This includes determining organizational objectives and interpreting company policies, establishing operational objectives and work plans, and empowering subordinates to execute.


Demonstrated experience managing cross functional IT teams through high-level managers and technical professionals for a large IT organization. Demonstrated experience leading change in an organization through strategic planning and tactical operations management.

Strategic Collaboration

Experience interacting with sister IT and functional customer organizations, fostering effective working relationships, and communicating complex information to a wide variety of stakeholders, including the ability to evolve your thinking, influence and motivate others, and/or gain acceptance in sensitive situations while fostering strong relationships.

Business Management and Development

Demonstrated business management and development skills; ability to develop and administer budgets, schedules, and performance standards for an organizational unit, as well as use data to build cases for necessary change, measure progress and demonstrate success. Demonstrated experience working with and/or within an IT organization to provide innovative business solutions.

Education and Years of Relevant Experience

Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field from an accredited institution and 12 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.

Institutional Acumen

Foster effective working relationships with Laboratory senior management, ALDBUS managers, internal and external customers to ensure effective execution of work on IT initiatives. Understand mission and operations in order to best serve the institution with the technology needed to support Laboratory mission and operations. Enable collaboration with customers, stakeholders and ALDBUS peer organizations to achieve alignment between institutional priorities, policies, and allocation of resources.

Desired Qualifications:

Additional Experience Desired

Previous experience managing the transformation of an IT organization to an Agile environment with fully functioning scrum teams and extensive automation in support of DevSecOps, transitioning to a hybrid model with both on premise and cloud solutions, and transitioning to cloud based development (e.g. AWS, MS Azure Platform as a Service PaaS).

Previous project management experience overseeing all aspects of projects including the ability to research, understand, and apply new concepts and best practices.

Experience managing deployed staff and managing or implementing Document Control and Records Management systems or programs.

Previous experience in maturing an organization’s service delivery capability through standardization and formality of operations in order to maximize the end-user experience and create efficiencies to allow for constantly evolving technology.

Demonstrated experience with collaboration across organizational boundaries and the ability to manage customer relationships in a positive manner. Excellent interpersonal, communication, and relationship building skills with an ability to prioritize, negotiate, and work with a variety of internal and external constituents.

Demonstrated experience with cyber security related technologies and practices. Experience supporting and managing a classified computing environment.


Previous experience managing an IT organization in the Federal sector and/or DOE/NNSA nuclear complex and/or knowledge of Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) structural organization, business functions, history, and culture.


Active DOE “Q” or other Top Secret clearance.

Note to Applicants:

Along with your resume, please include a detailed cover letter explaining how you meet the minimum requirements and any of the desired qualifications.


This position will be part of the Laboratory’s Telework Program and may work from a remote/home location within a two-hour ground commute of the Laboratory. As a manager you may be required to report to meetings or on-site activities at anytime.

COVID Vaccine:

The COVID vaccine is mandatory for all Laboratory employees, on-site contractors, and on-site subcontractors unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law. This requirement will apply to those working on-site, those teleworking, and all new hires.

Position commitment: Regular appointment employees are required to serve a period of continuous service in their current position in order to be eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the time required, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. The position commitment for this position is 1 year.

Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation):http://int.lanl.gov/employees/staffing-guidance/hr-process-guide/hiring-process/posting-a-job/requirements.shtml

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Where You Will Work

Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:

§ PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network

§ Dental and vision insurance

§ Free basic life and disability insurance

§ Paid childbirth and parental leave

§ Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)

§ Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

§ Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)

§ Onsite gyms and wellness programs

§ Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)

Additional Details

Directive 206.2 - Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating employee is suitable under NNSA Supplemental Directive 206.2 . Please note that this requirement applies only to citizens of the United States. Foreign nationals are subject to a similar requirement under DOE Order 142.3A.

Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements

  • for access to classified matter. This position requires a Q clearance which requires US Citizenship except in extremely rare circumstances. Dependent upon position, additional authorization to access nuclear weapons information may be required that may or may not be available to dual citizens depending upon the circumstances.

  • Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. SeeDOE Order 472.2 for additional information.

New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.

Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status

Internal Applicants: Regular appointment employees who have served the required period of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the required period of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. Please refer to PolicyPolicy P701for applicant eligibility requirements.

Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1. Employment Status

Full Time

Appointment Type



Contact Details
Contact Name Fresquez, Nyleen Kathryn
Email nfresquez@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC95732
Organization Name CIO/Chief Information Officer
Minimum Salary 150700
Maximum Salary 261000
Req ID: IRC95732
Category: Information Technology