Functional Analyst Asc - 28648 in Panama City, FL at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 6/29/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description




Under general supervision, analyzes actual and predictable operational activities of limited complexity in support of an established military system to obtain a quantitative, rational basis for decision making or resource allocation. Utilizes basic knowledge of measuring techniques, mathematics, statistical methods, engineering methods, and other principles in assisting with analysis for prototype systems. Technical support may include hardware assembly, electrical integration, and testing of systems in land and marine based environments. Some travel may be required based on customer needs.  

This position has a great potential for growth into more responsibility and senior roles within an expanding work team.

Duties and Responsibilities

Supports the requirements determination, conceptualization, design, development, verification and validation, testing, documentation and implementation for research and development based programs onsite NSWC PCD.

Provides technical assistance and support to organizational programs and projects.

Collaborates with operational levels of specific customers and company management.

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

Utilizes basic knowledge of modeling and measuring techniques, mathematics, statistical methods, engineering methods, operational mathematics techniques, and other principles and laws of scientific and economic disciplines in determining solutions.

Provides on-going technical assistance to higher level Functional Analysts and Government customers.

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds to assist with project requirements.  

Must be able to pass required training and physical examination in order to operate forklifts to move materials.

Must be able to support land and marine based testing in austere environments if required.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned by management. Must be continuously flexible to changing requirements.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree plus 0 to 2 years of related experience.

Education requirements may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience of 5 years or more within the industry.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Familiarity with Microsoft programs (word, excel, and outlook) is desired

Excellent customer service skills.

A Secret level security clearance is required at time of 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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