Provides policy and guidance recommendation to commercial and government senior level staff, based on thorough analysis that utilizes ¿cutting edge¿ theory, principles and methods.
Operates in multinational, interagency, joint, and service unique environments.
Applies extensive operational background and experience gained from military service and leadership roles, as well as operational proficiency in advanced analytic theory and principles, during joint and combined operations at tactical, operational and strategic levels of warfare to solve current and/or future mission needs or to correct problem areas.
Initiates and develops operational ideas in specialty area, and develops effective implementation schemes. Plans, develops, coordinates, and may direct (on an ad hoc basis) large projects or several small complex projects. Prepares or coordinates the preparation of complex proposals as required.
Leads and/or participates in working groups, program development forums, analytical activities, readiness exercises, training, education and other forums as required to accomplish contract requirements.
Establishes and monitors standards for the quality of programs and documents. Assists in the resolution of project and program priorities. Assures quality control throughout all contract activities.
Develops and executes budgets, work breakdown structures and other management procedures as required to monitor and control projects.
Demonstrates superior writing and presentation skills to develop briefings, documents, papers, conceptual, and analytical reports for clients.
Maintains and complies with security procedures in the performance of duties.
May provide direction, training, and assistance to other project staff, as a senior expert in a particular field of endeavor.
Bachelors degree in engineering or a related scientific discipline plus 10 years directly relevant work experience.
Masters degree plus 9 years directly relevant work experience or doctorate plus 7 years of directly relevant work experience.
In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 10 years applicable work experience.
Individuals with prior military experience is encouraged to apply.
Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology.
Experience in advanced quantitative and qualitative analysis.
Computer literate and proficiency in Microsoft applications.
Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.
Familiar with the operation and organizational structure of the U. S. Military and in particular the U. S. Marine Corp.
High experience level working with operations at the Pentagon a plus.
Acquisition core experience preferable.
Familiar with working with multiple functions of an organization.
Familiarity with working in a Matrix Organization.
Ability to work as member of team and independently as needed.
Security clearance at the Secret level required, TS a plus.
Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
U.S. Citizenship Required.