Washington, Virginia

LinQuest is looking for Data Analysts with program and/or project management experience. In order to be considered for this opportunity, candidates will have to have an ACTIVE Top Secret Clearance level, and eligibility for SCI.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who has the interest, capabilities, and relevant experience to help LinQuest support the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Research & Engineering in performing highest quality Research, Development, Test, Evaluation, Engineering and Technical Services.

We are looking to identify data analysts with a background in some of the following areas: technical design reviews, technical portfolio data/statistical analysis, Modeling and Simulation (M&S) analysis, cost analysis, assessments of systems acquisition and programs, risk assessments, development analyses and assessments, Earned Value Management (EVM), Analysis of Alternatives (AoAs), architecture assessments, technology readiness assessments and compliance with DoD guidelines.

Required Skills
• Proficient at instantiating analytical models into software
• Knowledge of modeling and analysis using mathematical/quantitative methods
• Expertise with using the Microsoft Office Suite of tools (Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint)
• Ability to coordinate others to identify and solve a variety of problems and to clarify management objectives
• Experience with programming/mathematical modeling languages
• Experience in supporting technical or operational fields and have expert credentials or be recognized as an authority and have the mature judgement required to advise senior government personnel.
• Strong quantitative and analytic abilities to integrate and analyze data
• Strong executive communication skills, written and oral
•Ability to work well both independently or as part of a team

Preferred Skills
• Experience interfacing with DoD Staff, Joint Staff, Services, and warfighters to coordinate engineering and analysis needs and analytic results
• Special Consideration will be given to candidates with experience in the following areas:
o Agile Methodologies
o Command and Control Cyberspace Operations
o Cybersecurity for the Defense Industrial Base
o Space Systems
o Satellite Communications
o Space Control
o Acquisition Intelligence
o Military Requirements
o Operations Research
o Acquisition Program and Portfolio Performance Assessments
o Acquisition Policy
o Mission Engineering
o Data Science, Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence
o Data Governance

Required Experience
• A Bachelor’s degree in data science, operations research, mathematics, computation methods, engineering, or related field
• 5-10 years of experience
Department of Defense security clearance at the Top Secret level, eligible for SCI

Preferred Experience:
• A Masters degree in operations research, mathematics, data science, computation methods, engineering, or related field
• 15 Years of experience
• Experience with Cyber mission engineering and analysis, cyberspace operations (CO) portfolio level cost-benefit, interdependency, and prioritization analyses, CO mission engineering and modeling, cyber mission analysis, CO enterprise architecture development, cyber resilience wargaming/assessments, cybersecurity assessment and mitigation/hardening; DoD weapon systems and critical infrastructure.
• Understanding of military operations.

Washington, Virginia

LinQuest delivers performance excellence across the Air, Land, Sea, Space, and Cyberspace domains. We provide highly valued, state-of-the-art and cost effective technical solutions to the U.S. government, civil and commercial customers. LinQuest's services and products span the engineering, testing, operation and sustainment of critical capabilities and programs ranging from intricate systems and architectures to highly complex enterprises comprised of families of systems. LinQuest integrates technical and operational domain expertise with process discipline and delivers superior performance across the life cycle of programs.

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