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Spectrum Manager Lead - 27378 in Annapolis Junction, MD at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 11/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Leads the activities of project staff and provides the required planning, research, analysis, evaluation, documentation, and report preparation skills to resolve complex operational or predictive problems on major projects involving complex communication systems or the spectrum management of C-E systems. Functions in a consulting role at the section or department levels. 

Analyzes the key components of a problem related to the use of complex developmental or advanced systems and determines an approach to resolve the problem.

Researches current and historical written sources in order to apply specific data and/or theory.

Utilizes data resources and automated analysis techniques to resolve problems for which there may be no precedent.  Receives guidance and direction from more experienced staff on highly complex problems.

Develops a resolution for general review and acceptance by requesting parties.

Actively participates in the training and development of less experienced project staff.

Provides comprehensive representation and/or technical support at off-site project locations, including the formulation of the client's requirements for analysis and spectrum management.

Participates in short- and long-range planning in communications systems and spectrum management projects.

Participates as a committee head or committee member addressing critical topics within area of expertise.

As required, serves as consultant on unique problems crossing functional areas of the organization.

Identifies opportunities for new program initiatives and follow-on tasking for current projects.

Prepares major reports documenting analyses and advises on the content of other written material.

Prepares written status reports, letters, and memoranda, as required.

Prepares and delivers formal briefings to the staff, to project clients, and other outside agencies.

Participates in scheduled project review sessions and in informal interactions with the client or other outside agencies.

Develops capability briefings and specific project proposals and then works through appropriate channels to schedule presentations of these briefings and proposals to prospective clients.

Develops position papers and responses to proposed national and international legislative actions affecting electromagnetic spectrum management and regulations.

Plans and develops project milestones so that scheduled delivery dates will be met or improved upon.

Provides professional guidance to the staff to improve efficiency and timeliness.

Complies with quality assurance and security procedures in the performance of duties.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.

Strong customer service orientation.

Continued update of skills in state-of-the-art communications technology.

A security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment.

Bachelor's Degree 8





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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