Operations Research Analyst

Key Role:

Analyze actual and predictable interacting operational activities of a military, governmental, and business system to obtain a quantitative, rational basis for decision-making, and resource allocation. Use modeling and measuring techniques, mathematics, statistical methods, engineering methods, operational mathematics techniques, and other principles and laws of scientific and economic disciplines in determining solutions. Provide integral support in the requirements determination, conceptualization, design, development, testing, verification and validation, documentation, and implementation of modeling and simulation-based decision support system applications.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with conducting DoD Analyses of Alternatives and related Defense Acquisitions analytic efforts

-Experience in a DoD Systems Command

-Knowledge of Defense Acquisition Systems, DoD Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) System, and Joint Capabilities Integration Development System (JCIDS)

-Knowledge of Military Aviation capabilities

-Ability to lead complex AoA efforts, including the study approach, team composition, and decision briefs and reports to senior military leaders

-Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with concepts of operations for manned and unmanned military systems operating in the same environment

-Knowledge of Naval Air Systems Command and their interactions with OPNAV and the Secretary of the Navy

-Ability to lead, mentor, and teach others in the analytic methods needed to conduct AoA studies


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

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