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Sr. FMS and International Security Program Analyst Client - 27714 in Arlington, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 1/31/2019

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    Arlington, VA
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Job Description


Position Summary

Provide technical support to a PEO IWS program office related to surface ship weapon Foreign Military Sales (FMS). Analyze and evaluate programs or projects to provide the program office information to be used in planning, monitoring, and resource allocation for the acquisition and follow-on technical support of FMS products, programs, and systems. Support the establishment and sustainment of international weapons-related facilities particularly in the area of security requirements, coordination, and compliance.

Duties and Responsibilities          

Reviews FMS case and contractual requirements and participates in defining program plans and documentation.

Prepares budgets and schedules for contract work and performs or assists in analysis.

Monitors security requirements for international programs, assists in releasability reviews and releasability compliance in accordance with established guidelines, monitors and tracks status of security requirements and associated actions.

Performs risks assessments to identify and mitigate program/project cost, schedule, technical, and security risks.

Develops evaluation methodology, collects and analyzes the data to determine the extent to which goals, objectives and needs are being met.

Creates and implements strategies for deploying and implementing new program planning policy initiatives and measures the effectiveness of implementation.

Creates queries and produces reports.

Participates in planning and execution meetings with international and US Navy partners including FMS Program Offices, Navy International Programs Office, U.S. Navy Field Activities, supporting labs/universities, and international partner Navy program offices and acquisition organizations.

Serves as a resource for resolution of technical or programmatic problems related to surface Navy missile programs. 

Develops documentation, reports, and project plans. Prepares and may present briefings.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree plus 5 to 7 years of directly related experience in technical program planning, defense acquisition, and/or naval systems.

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 9 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by 
market survey data.

     Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Knowledge of Department of Defense (DoD) acquisition execution and support.

Familiarity with Foreign Military Sales (FMS) processes and support.

Familiarity with Naval surface ship weapon or combat systems programs.

Knowledge of physical and information security regulations, references, and requirements.

Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.

A Secret security clearance is required.

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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