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Level III Operations Research Analyst in Ft Meade at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

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Job Description

Provides military subject matter expertise to assigned programs.

1. Provides expert analytical and technical support to projects involving training, tactical/operational documentation, military systems design or other efforts requiring military operations expertise.

2. May act as a consultant across multiple programs and/or contracts within a Division.

3. Researches, identifies, and makes recommendations about resources required for task execution and completion.

4. Gathers, processes, and analyzes operational data.

5. Assists with the testing and development of new systems or updates to existing systems to meet client needs.

6. Identifies and recommends emergent relevant technologies that may result in improvements to current processes.

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

8. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

9. May serve as a technical team or task leader.

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

11. Participates in special projects as required.

Contract requires:

• Provide operations research analysis support for intelligence, cyberspace operations, contingency operations, and operational-level planning, joint and multilateral training exercises, and strategic engagement policy
• Analyzes actual and predictable, interacting, operational activities of systems to obtain a quantitative, rational basis for decision-making through the application of logic and scientific or economic disciplines and techniques
• Devises modeling and measuring techniques, and utilizes mathematics, statistical methods, engineering methods, operational mathematics techniques (linear programming, game theory, probability theory, symbolic language, etc.) and other principles and laws of scientific and economic disciplines to investigate complex issues, identify, and solve problems, and aid better decision making
• Applies and/or develops highly advanced technologies, scientific principles, theories, and concepts to assist organizations in advancing performance and operating more efficiently
• Assists in addressing requirements and the evaluation of data assessment strategies: sampling, statistical analysis, evaluation, flow processing, and management assessment strategies
• Develops cost-benefit analysis, data collection, data analysis, risk analysis, simulation model execution, economic analysis, and operational effectiveness studies
• Delivers innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet changing business needs
• Assists in the planning of programs and recommends technological application programs to accomplish long-range objectives

• Possesses a thorough understanding of cyberspace doctrine, policies, operations, and organizations
• Possesses the ability to work with senior military and civilian leaders
• Exhibits an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness during the conduct of research and development and preparation of documents, briefings, and analyses which may include narrative, tabular, and graphic materials
• Interprets policies, procedures, standards, guidelines, and objectives and applies operations research principles and techniques to complex analytic needs
• Analyzes, reports, and develops recommendations on data related to complex operational metrics
• Often acts independently to uncover and resolve issues associated with the development and implementation of operational programs

Job Requirements

15-20 years of related experience supporting military operations.

Contract requires:
• Minimum 15 years of experience as an Operations Research Analyst
• Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills.



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.