Policy Analyst, Lead - 33824 in Arlington, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 9/11/2020

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Job Description

At Alion, we combine large company resources with small business responsiveness to design and deliver engineering solutions across six core capability areas.  Our engineers, technologists, and program managers bring together an agile engineering methodology and the best tools on the market to deliver mission success faster and at lower costs.  We are committed to maintaining the highest standards; as such, Alion is ISO9001:2008 certified and maintains CMMI Level 3-appraised development facilities.  Based just outside of Washington, D.C., we help our clients achieve practical innovations by turning big ideas into real solutions.

We are seeking a Policy Analyst to support work with the DoD CIO.


Performs research of complex public policy issues for national defense and homeland security.

Conducts research using both qualitative methods and quantitative methods, such as case studies, survey research, statistical analysis, and model building. 

Collaborates with technical staff to develop data repositories.

Uses spreadsheets and statistical database programs. 

Prepares policy reports and briefs of research and presents findings.

Analyzes legislative proposals.

Evaluates the effectiveness of existing government policies and programs

Formulates recommendations regarding strategies to achieve identified mission.


8 or more years of relevant experience is required

DoD experience is required

Undersatanding of Spectrum reallocation issues, statutes, and processes is preferred

Understanding of DoD organizations and spectrum dependent equities is preferred

Bachelors Degree is required (Master's Degree is preferred)

US Citizenship is required

An active Secret security clearance is required



Security Clearance: Secret

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