BAE Systems is looking for a Nuclear Weapons Project Manager to join our team for an exciting opportunity supporting sustainment of the Minuteman III (MM III) Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) weapon system and implementation of new nuclear-capable Weapon Storage Facilities (WSFs). The MM III is a 1970s era weapon system and is scheduled to be retained as the United States military's prompt, global strike deterrent system until the early 2030s. The nuclear-capable WSFs will provide enhanced operations and security measures in a consolidated facility that accommodates maintenance, storage, security, and support functions. The Nuclear Weapons Project Manager will augment organic resources by providing expertise support to the government customer in maintaining the MM III or acquiring the necessary WSF nuclear surety, nuclear certification, and mission assurance requirements as detailed in Department of Defense, United States Strategic Command, and Air Force directives, manuals and instructions. The specific responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
This position is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico near Kirtland Air Force Base.
High School/GED with 12+ years of experience working with nuclear weapons or;
Associates Degree with 10+ years of experience working with nuclear weapons or;
Bachelor of Science Degree with 8+ years of experience working with nuclear weapons or;
Master of Science Degree with 6+ years of experience working with nuclear weapons or;
PhD with 4+ years of experience working with nuclear weapons
At least 8 years progressive responsibility in providing technical leadership.
Must be able to work independently, demonstrate strong initiative, and organize daily tasks with minimal supervision
Must be able to obtain a U.S. Government Top Secret security clearance
Experience in Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Associates or Bachelor’s degree with 20+ years of experience working with nuclear weapons
Current U.S. Government security clearance highly desired (but not required)
Experience with nuclear weapons, specifically requirements for storing, handling, transporting, inspecting, assembling, disassembling, maintaining, and modifying nuclear warheads, bombs, missiles, reentry vehicles and systems, launchers, pylons, ejector racks, penetration aids, associated test and handling equipment, nuclear surety and safety highly desired