Senior Principle Intelligence Analyst - 26856 in Alexandria, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 9/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/15/2018
  • Job ID:
    26856

Job Description



Responsibilities/Qualification

Position Summary 

Acts as a Senior Principle Intelligence Analyst on a project or program that is complex and/or novel in concept and development related to military operations and strategy.  Develops problem resolution options based on thorough knowledge of the situation, globally, as well as internally, utilizing complex quantitative and qualitative theory and principles to develop viable options.

Under the general direction of a project, program, and/or division manager, and within the scope of work derived from a contract with a government customer, performs multi-faceted assignments requiring the analysis and synthesis of complex systems and projects.  Utilizes effective theory, concepts and principles in the design, development and implementation of analytic models and systems.  Is an expert in the field and in certain client communities.  Anticipates future requirements.  Develops and evaluates plans for various projects or program activities to meet requirements.  Assesses and recommends the feasibility of proposed approaches to solve problems.  Possesses a thorough knowledge of applicable operational mission areas and national defense requirements.  

Duties and Responsibilities           

Applies extensive operational and analytical background experience gained from formal education, training, previous positions, and leadership roles, as well as proficiency in advanced analytic theory, management, and principles, during international, US Government interagency, joint, and combined operations at tactical, operational, strategic and national levels to solve current and/or future mission needs and to correct problem areas.  Leads and/or participates in operational coordination and analytical implementation teams, working groups, program development forums, special activities, readiness exercises, training, education and other forums as required to accomplish requirements.

Conducts scheduled, routine, and ad hoc Processing-Exploitation-Dissemination (PED) analysis and Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) sensor operation. Produces PED reports production, conceptualizes PED and ISR planning, provides PED subject matter expert consultation, command interface, provides ISR sensor development expertise, and integration activities. Also provides metric-based, qualitative, and functionally appropriate Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA/QC) checks, assessments, reviews, audits, and tests to ensure subcontractor PED/ISR compliance. Provides oversight of program PED/ISR processes, activities, and operations.  Looks for and finds PED/ISR compliance, records these findings, and reports findings.  Performs functionally appropriate analysis to devise potential PED/ISR compliance solutions.  Maintains a record of all activities to include, but not limited to analysis, inspections, results, meeting notes, travel, site visit locations, expenditures and points of contact. Reports all records to the Program Manager (PM) and designee.     

Identifies functional PED/ISR standards and synchronizes program activities with project goals.  Reviews and designs new process for program PED/ISR operations.

Creates, produces, and submits PED/ISR QA/QC reports to the PM periodically, on the spot, ad hoc, or as required.

Oversees program PED QA/QC operations and provides technical control where appropriate as designated by the PM.

Advises the PM’s designee and senior Alion managers on PED/ISR QA/QC findings and solutions as required. 

Coordinates, synchronizes and plans all PED/ISR QA/QC activities with the PM or his designee. 

Provides policy and guidance recommendation to the PM, program staff, and Alion management based on thorough analysis that utilizes “cutting edge” theory, principles and methods.

Operates in multinational, interagency, joint, and service unique environments.

Initiates and develops operational ideas in specialty area, and develops effective implementation schemes.  Plans, develops, coordinates, and may direct (on an ad hoc basis) large projects or several small complex projects.  Prepares or coordinates the preparation of complex proposals as required.

Establishes and monitors standards for the quality of programs and documents.  Assists in the resolution of project and program priorities.  Assures quality control throughout all contract activities.

Develops and executes budgets, work breakdown structures and other management procedures as required to monitor and control projects.

Demonstrates superior writing and presentation skills to develop briefings, documents, papers, conceptual, and analytical reports for clients.

Maintains and complies with security procedures in the performance of duties.

May provide direction, training, and assistance to other project staff, as a senior expert in a particular field of endeavor. 

Education and Experience 

Bachelor’s degree in management or a related military discipline plus 8 to 10 years of relevant work experience. 

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 12 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving complex operations.  

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

Willingness to deploy to and work in austere conditions, proven independent decision making skills, and experience working in the AFRICOM AOR highly desirable.   

Has at least 5 years of experience processing, exploiting, and disseminating Tactical Reconnaissance and Counter-Concealment (TRACER) Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data in a forward deployed location.

Experienced in working overseas with US military commands, staff sections, and foreign nationals and operating independently or as a small team.

Experience in ISR mission planning, PED/ISR SOP development, Lidar and PeARL. 

Experience working with Socet GXP, QT modeler, GETS reporting, and Omar.

Candidates are required to be a US Citizen and hold a TS clearance with SCI eligibility. 

Applicants must be fully deployable according to AFRICOM, EUCOM, SOUTHCOM, and CENTCOM’s Theater Entry Requirements. 

Proficiency in Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) analysis, Full Motion Video (FMV) analysis, GEOINT analysis, and Microsoft Office applications.

Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.

50% travel to OCUNUS locations expected



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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