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Sr. Military Analyst - 28152 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/30/2019

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    Norfolk, VA
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Job Description



The Sr. Military Analyst is a lead analyst on an EMW/C2D2E 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.  Has expertise 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.  Leads and/or participates in working groups, program development forums, analytical activities, readiness exercises, training, education and other forums as required to accomplish contract requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Provides policy and guidance recommendation to commercial and government senior level staff, based on thorough analysis that utilizes “cutting edge” theory, principles and methods.
• Operates in multinational, interagency, joint, and service unique environments.                                  
• Applies extensive operational background and experience gained from military service and leadership roles, as well as operational proficiency in advanced analytic theory and principles, during joint and combined operations at tactical, operational and strategic levels of warfare to solve current and/or future mission needs or to correct problem areas.                                                      
• 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. 
• Demonstrates a comprehensive understanding of all phases of the FRTP
• Demonstrates proficiency in the operation of Joint Semi-Automated Forces (JSAF) and knowledge of the Navy Continuous Training Environment (NCTE)
• Conducts briefings, technical meetings, and provides subject matter expertise for internal and external stakeholders including senior government and contractor personnel
• Develops project management plans and update the project status on Confluence throughout the project life cycle while maintaining CMMI standards
• Conducts research in order to remain current on latest EMW/C2DE tactics, techniques, and procedures
• Discovers new GOTS and COTS technologies related to EMW/C2DE and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders in order to provide training value to Fleet Synthetic Training (FST), COCOM exercises, etc.
• 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.
• 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.
• Ability and willingness to travel when required to support customer installations, demonstrations, and general field support.
• Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education and Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related scientific discipline plus 8 to 10 years directly relevant work experience.  Master’s degree plus 9 years directly relevant work experience or doctorate plus 7 years of directly relevant work experience.
• Active duty military experience including recent U.S. Navy electronic warfare or information operations experience at the senior enlisted or mid-grade office level
• 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 new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.
• Must be TS/SCI eligible.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Experience in advanced quantitative and qualitative analysis.                                                                         
• Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills, including Microsoft Office proficiency.
• TS/SCI security clearance eligibility is required for employment.

• Must be a US Citizen able to obtain a US Secret security clearance.

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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