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Functional Analyst - 26789 in Warner Robins, GA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 1/12/2019

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Position Summary

Alion is looking for a high energy, proactive Functional Analyst to analyze actual and predictable interacting operational and system activities of the Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) in order to obtain a quantitative, rational basis for decision making or resource allocation.   Will utilize basic knowledge of modeling and simulation and measuring techniques, mathematics, statistical methods, engineering methods, operational mathematics techniques, and other principles and laws of scientific and economic disciplines in determining solutions.    

Will work with cross-functional groups within the Engineering team, including but not limited to Configuration Management, Architecture and Engineering. The Functional Analyst will interface with internal and external DCGS personnel while gathering, documenting and validating various information system needs.  Will provide technical, programmatic and administrative services in support of Engineering. Through requirements review and analysis determine project and/or tasking variable for on-time delivery.     

Duties and Responsibilities

Participates in the requirements determination, conceptualization, design, development, verification and validation, testing, documentation and implementation of modeling and simulation based decision support system applications. 

Provides technical assistance and support to organizational programs and projects in area of expertise.

Collaborates with operational levels of a specific customer and company management within own Group.

Conducts research on existing systems and makes recommendations for improvement in design and operation.

Create custom SharePoint forms, web parts, timer jobs, templates and PowerShell scripts for SharePoint.

Utilize office automation tools and techniques to design and generate reports and briefing materials

Ability to collect, analyze and evaluate data and preparing briefings/reports/charts for DCGS leadership

Manage and update work center data for DCGS databases containing highly sensitive or secure data

Develop Key Performance Metrics

Collaborate with all levels of customers and stakeholders

Review deliverables for completeness, accuracy, correctness, content, style and format based on established standards, applicable directions and specifications prior to delivery.

Participate in working groups, program development forums, analytical activities, readiness exercises, training, education and other forums as required to accomplish contract requirements

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree plus 2 or more years of related operations research experience.

Education and work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Excellent customer service skills.

Previously worked and/or handle classified data

Computer literate and proficient in all Microsoft applications.

A Secret security clearance is required for employment.

Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.


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