Infrastructure Development & Execution Manager

Date: May 10, 2024

Location: Lynchburg, VA, US

Company: BWX Technologies

At BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), we are People Strong, Innovation Driven. Headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia, BWXT is a Defense News Top 100 manufacturing and engineering innovator that provides safe and effective nuclear solutions for global security, clean energy, environmental restoration, nuclear medicine and space exploration. With more than 7,000 employees, BWXT has 14 major operating sites in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. We are the sole manufacturer of naval nuclear reactors for U.S. submarines and aircraft carriers. Our company supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry across four continents. Our joint ventures provide environmental restoration and operations management at a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and NASA facilities. BWXT’s technology is driving advances in medical radioisotope production in North America and microreactors for various defense and space applications. For more information, visit Follow us on LinkedIn, X, Facebook and Instagram.



BWXT is currently seeking a Infrastructure Development & Execution Manager for its Lynchburg, VA – BWXT Innovation Campus (BIC) location! 


BWXT’s Advanced Technology (AT) group designs and develops innovative new nuclear reactors, medical radioisotope production systems, and develops data science and advanced manufacturing techniques for leading-edge applications.


If you are looking for a career where your experience is valued, innovative thinking is fostered, and barrier-free teamwork is embraced every day, then this opportunity is for you. This position is with the Advanced Technologies (AT) group in Lynchburg, VA and located at the BWXT Innovation Campus (BIC). This position is eligible for relocation benefits if applicable.



Job Description / Duties

  • Provides the interface between technical leadership, organizational leadership, and other business staff to develop objectives, manage priorities, and drive alignment between all stakeholders for any infrastructure needs.
  • Responsible and accountable for budget, schedule, and contract adherence for all infrastructure development and/or improvements as well as new facilities or capabilities.
  • Develops budget and schedule inputs in support of Capital improvements, contracted Programs, and proposals.
  • Provides consistent collaboration and interface with other divisions to manage infrastructure needs in support of the execution of AT Programs.
  • Develops and maintains action items lists, risk registers, and other tools required to successfully execute infrastructure improvements.
  • Establish priorities for evaluation of infrastructure improvements while interfacing with AT and other internal and external stakeholders. 
  • Assists AT leadership in developing infrastructure improvement plans and strategies to support the continued growth of the business.
  • Sets direction and execution strategies for multiple infrastructure efforts working with and involving multi-discipline teams based on scope required.


Job Qualifications / Requirements:

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is required. An Engineering is preferred.
  • Must have a minimum of 15 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Minimum of 5 years of supervisory / leadership experience in related field or related industry.
  • Must possess a diverse skill set in Program Management and Engineering with the demonstrated ability to achieve results while maintaining budget and schedule commitments. 
  • Possess an understanding of facility construction/equipment installation and the ability to demonstrate technical acumen in a leadership position to direct and guide various teams in execution.
  • Ability to clearly and concisely communicate with all levels of the organization to understand the scope, and subsequent required actions for execution, of each infrastructure request.
  • Demonstrated experience in the execution of large facility construction contracts with external suppliers.
  • Experience with process and procedural development required to create technical packages for infrastructure scope as well as developing organizational structure for execution.
  • Must be a US Citizen with no dual citizenship.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) or Department of Defense (DOD) security clearance, whichever is required.



  • 12 paid holidays which include a winter holiday shutdown.
  • Tuition Assistance.
  • This position will work a 9/80 schedule.
  • Free access to our 24/7 Mt. Athos gym in Lynchburg, Virginia.
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Program (EAP) available to you, your spouse, parents, and parents-in-law, even if they are not covered under your BWXT plan!
  • BWXT employees have access to exclusive perks and discounts on everything from cars and electronics to banking services and a host of popular brands / products through Perks@Work.
  • Medical, dental, vision, short term disability, service-based retirement contributions with additional 401k match and more!




Pay: $114,000 - $165,000

The base salary range for this position in Virginia (US-VA) at the start of employment is expected to be between $114,000 and $165,000 per year. However, the base salary offered is based on local job market factors, and may vary further depending on factors specific to the selected job candidate, such as job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and other objective business considerations. Subject to these considerations, the total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, such as an annual cash incentive in addition to a full range of medical, retirement, and/or other benefits. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided at such time the selected job candidate receives an offer of employment. If hired, the selected job candidate will be employed 'at-will,’ unless employed at a location and in a position subject to a collective bargaining agreement.  The company further reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment, compensation or benefit program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, company or individual department/team performance, and other market factors.


As a federal government contractor, BWX Technologies, Inc. and any subsidiaries, affiliates and related entities (“BWXT” or the “Company”) complies with all federal, state, and local laws and customer requirements regarding health and safety protocols.  As such, all BWXT new hires will be required to adhere to applicable Company health and safety requirements within the workplace as a condition of employment.


Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. Position requires U.S. citizenship with (no dual citizenship) ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance which involves an extensive criminal and financial background investigation, drug test and previous employment reference verifications.


BWXT supports diversity and is committed to the concept of Equal Employment Opportunity. We have established procedures to ensure that all personnel actions such as recruitment, compensation, career development, benefits, company-sponsored training and social recreational programs are administered without regard to race, color religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Lynchburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

Job Segment: R&D Engineer, Defense, DoD, R&D, Nuclear Engineering, Engineering, Government, Research