Defense Research Analyst in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/21/2018

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Job Number: R0019997

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Defense Research Analyst

Key Role:
Serve as program manager for three bilateral personnel exchange programs, linking foreign partner nations with US Army Commands, laboratories, and research centers. Provide expert analysis on programmatic challenges and analyze the drafting of US Army policies and regulations pertaining to personnel exchange programs. Research federal and Service-level regulations for armaments cooperation, foreign disclosure, and joint travel regulations and determine their impact on programs. Analyze and implement project management plans to help the US Army improve communication and collaboration across its International Armaments Cooperation enterprise. Attend meetings, review policy, strategy, and guidance, and provide recommendations to senior-level personnel. Brief international partners, including General Officers and foreign embassy personnel on opportunities to increase collaboration with the US Army’s research and development community.

Basic Qualifications:
-Experience with US security assistance policy or program management
-Knowledge of US Army processes and procedures
-Ability to pay strict attention to detail
-Ability to be a self-starter, manage competing priorities in a fast-paced environment, work independently and as part of a team, analyze complex data, and prioritize tasks
-Active Secret clearance required
-BA or BS degree in International Affairs, International Relations, Political Science, or Government

Additional Qualifications:
-2+ years of experience in working with senior leaders on DoD research and development, science and technology, acquisition, and security cooperation arenas
-2+ years of experience in working with a DoD laboratory or Program Executive Office
-Experience with public speaking
-Experience with researching and analyzing DoD directives and US Army regulations
-Knowledge of service headquarters roles and responsibilities
-Possession of excellent interpersonal, critical thinking, and oral and written communication skills
-MA or MS degree in International Relations, International Affairs, Political Science, or Government

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

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