Operations Research Analyst, Senior

The Challenge:

Do you love solving problems? Are you passionate about exploring the root cause of an issue and then analyzing, reporting, and developing recommendations for a creative solution? On our Air Force team, you’ll evaluate data assessment strategies, such as process assessment and what if analyses to deliver solutions.

You won’t go at it alone; you’ll work alongside a team of simulation experts and subject matter experts to conduct research, prepare graphs and charts, and analyze and interpret programmatic or cost data, such as life cycle cost and benefit analyses. Once documented, you’ll develop documentation to present results, collaborate with stakeholders, and participate in various program meetings to improve program efficiency.

In this role, you’ll use your passion for analytics and statistics to devise modeling and measuring techniques utilizing mathematics, statistical methods, engineering methods, operational mathematics techniques, such as agent-based models, discrete event models, and other principles and laws of scientific and economic disciplines. Use your operations research knowledge to develop technologies and concepts that advance aerospace operation.

Join us. The world can’t wait.

You Have:  

  • 4+ years of experience with Agent Based, Discrete Event, and Systems Dynamics modeling methodologies

  • 4+ years of experience with simulation software packages

  • 4+ years of experience using analytical and statistical software technologies, including R, MATLAB, Python, or SAS

  • 4+ years of experience with database development

  • Experience with Tableau, Qlik, or Power BI

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree in Operations Research, Management Science, Engineering, Applied Mathematics, or Statistics

Nice If You Have:  

  • Experience with advanced optimization modeling tools, including MPL, GUROBI, CPLEX, or AIMMS

  • Experience with data cleaning, manipulation, discovery, analysis, and visualization of data

  • Experience with formulating linear programs or heuristics

  • Master's degree in Operations Research, Management Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, or similar technical field


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.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you’ll have access to a wealth of training resources through our Analytics University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and state-of-the-art tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success. 

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.

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