Leidos is actively interviewing for an Operations Research Analyst (ORSA) to support our government customer in Iraq.
As an Operations Research Analyst (ORSA), you will provide support to our government client and forward deployed units, focused on countering improvised threats and the networks that finance, build, or employ such threats. You will provide this support through reach-back in a CONUS location or embedded with the supported elements OCONUS.
Duties will include taking structured and unstructured data and distilling the information into a cohesive analytical product for both a senior military audience and the warfighter. You will integrate data from diverse intelligence disciplines, including SIGINT, MASINT, GEOINT, IMINT, and HUMINT to illuminate entities and networks of interest, supporting both conventional and other forces CONUS and OCONUS.
• Support multi-intelligence teams, social analytical teams, and special operations analytical teams.
• Provide actionable, insightful reporting based on data driven analysis of operations. You will provide subject matter expertise on data mining, statistical analysis, causal analysis, and geospatial analysis.
• Analyze unit operations through Operations Research techniques; produce trends assessments and analysis and C-IED analytical products; and provide information to the government client regarding the effectiveness of the client initiatives.
• Work will result in relevant and timely analytical support to a range of deployed units including Regional Commands, Division Support Elements, US Brigade Combat Teams, Regimental Combat Teams, Counter-Improvised Explosive Device (C-IED) Support Teams, Special Operations organizations, Coalition Units, Security Force Assistance and Advisory Teams (SFAATs), Provisional Reconstruction Teams, and Global Response Forces.
• Enhance the safety and security of deployed forces through Casualty Assessments and mitigation strategies.
• Support C-IED/Counter-Improvised Threat efforts in a current theater of operations, developing pattern analysis methods formulation of recommendations to operational commanders.
• Facilitate data transfer from theater to CONUS, support units in mission training events, readiness exercises, and pre-deployment rehearsals.
Bachelor’s Degree with eight years of experience conducting Operations Research or Master’s Degree with three years of experience conducting Operations Research.
Experience in mathematics and statistics.
Current Top Secret/Specialized Compartmented Information Security Clearance.
The ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing.
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field.
Be deployable to the required theater of operations, usually conducting periodic travel within CONUS and six-month deployments to OCONUS locations.
Willing to work rotating shifts if needed - that may include nights, weekends and extended work weeks up to 84 hours per week.
o 13 years of experience conducting operations analysis in support of DoD, CCMDs or Services as military, government and/or contractor support.
o Master’s degree in one of the following disciplines: Operations Research, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, or Statistics
o Experience with SAS, Python, ArcGIS, and Palantir.
o Relevant deployment experience in a combat theater.
o Experience with C-IED techniques, tactics and procedures.
o The ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing.
o Experience with Counter-small Unmanned Aerial Systems (C-sUAV).
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.