P-27 Deputy Group Leader (R&D Manager 3)
The selected candidate will serve as a member of P-27’s management team. P-27 is a group
consisting of approximately 35 scientists, technologists, technicians, postdocs and students who
conduct research and operate the Lujan Center and Weapons Neutron Research facility at
LANSCE. The group has two Deputy Group Leaders, one with primary responsibility for
operations and the other for science (this position).
The successful candidate will be a champion for nuclear science at LANL and in the U.S. The
Deputy Group Leader (DGL) will be expected to manage, lead and develop people, recruit and
retain critical skills in the workforce, and support diversity. The DGL will interact with the
group’s Project Leaders to ensure programmatic tasks are delivered on time and within budget.
He or she will be expected to promote safe and secure facility operations, and ensure appropriate
fiscal management of all WNR and Lujan Center facilities. The DGL will devote approximately
50% of her or his time to these activities and the remainder working on technical projects or
programs relevant to the Group.