Business Consultant - Defense Engagement - 34651 in Fairfax, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/29/2020

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Job Description

Position Summary

Alion Science and Technology is seeking a Senior Consultant to provide business development, operations support, market and technology analysis, and investment project support to the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU). The candidate will demonstrate experience in consulting with a specialization in business and operational process change. This candidate will develop recommended operational improvements, lower costs and improve customer service. This will be a telecommuting position with expected domestic travel of 10%  in support of projects.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate business development for DIU with all the non-uniformed agencies and activities in the Department of Defense.
  • Coordinate business development for DIU with all the non-uniformed agencies and activities in the Intelligence Community.
  • Serve as a supporting effort to the Portfolio Program Managers during the Commercial Solutions Offering process. 
  • Develop a deep understanding of the current acquisition processes in the various agencies and activities that comprise DOD and the IC.
  • Serve as a member of the Defense Engagement Team working in close cooperation with other members of the Defense Engagement Team (DET) to achieve the overall DIU Mission. 

Education and Experience


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Management, or related areas; and 12 plus years experience in DOD consulting or project management. 
  • We will substitute 20 years experience in lieu of a degree. 
  • Relevant work experience in consulting services provided to DOD and several private sector companies on leadership, training, change management and business development.
  • Proficient computer skills: Excel, Google Suite, Salesforce CRM, Adept, or equivalents.
  • US Citizenship required and must be eligible for a Top Secret (TS) clearance after hire.

    Security Clearance: Top Secret

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