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Level II Legislative Affairs Specialist in Ft Meade at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Ft Meade
  • Job Type:
    Management
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/16/2018
  • Job ID:
    2016-17842

Job Description

Analyzes user needs and performs research and functional analysis on a variety of projects.

1. Analyzes user needs to determine functional requirements for a wide variety of projects.

2. Performs technical assessments aimed at improving client systems.

3. Performs functional allocations to identify tasks and their inter-relationships.

4. Researches, identifies, and recommends resources required for task execution and completion.

5. Performs functional modeling based on requirements analysis.

6. Develops new systems or updates existing systems to meet client needs.

7. Serves as technical advisor to clients in assigned subject areas, recommends functional changes, and identifies areas for further investigation.

8. Generates recommendations in the form of technical briefings, reports, and other major documents provided to senior level client personnel.

9. Consults with clients to determine optimum design for assigned projects.

10. Identifies emerging relevant technologies that may result in improvements to current processes and systems.

11. Writes and updates project documentation including system procedures, presentations, and training materials.

12. Directs functional testing of various systems.

13. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

14. Serves as technical team or task lead.

15. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies and subject areas.

16. Participates in special projects as required.

Contract requires:

Exhibits familiarity with legislative and regulatory documents and has a working knowledge of the legislative and regulatory process
• Reviews and analyzes congressional hearing transcripts and prepares/submits Questions for the Record (QFR) and Inserts for the Record (IFR)
• Acts in a proactive manner with actions focused on problem-solving and aids in implementing systems and procedures to ensure that projects and documents are kept on track and internal and external deadlines are met
• Researches and writes background papers, talking points, and written and oral statements, to include providing legislative briefings to leadership
• Possesses ability to work with senior military and civilian leaders
• Possesses the ability to prepare leadership for testifying to Congress and meeting with members of Congress and with pertinent Congressional Committee Staff Members
• Possess self-motivation with excellent communications skills and ability to work independently

• Exhibits in-depth understanding of legislative and regulatory documents and has an in-depth knowledge of the legislative and regulatory process
• With no guidance, researches and writes background papers, talking points, and written and oral statements, to include providing legislative briefings to leadership
• With no guidance, prepares leadership for testifying to Congress and meeting with members of Congress and with pertinent Congressional Committee Staff Members

Job Requirements

10-15 years of related experience.

Contract requires:
• Minimum 10 years of experience in the field of legislative affairs or department-level planning/execution
• Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.

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As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.



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