Apr 11, 2019

S19-0160: Military Readiness Analyst - DASD(R): Arlington, VA

  • WBB
  • Arlington, VA, USA
Full-Time Business Defense Government Program Management Research Science Strategy - Planning

Job Description

PROJECT OVERVIEW:

Provide support to the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Force Readiness (DASD(R)) in advising DoD leadership on key military readiness. Provide assessment of military readiness issues with the objective of ensuring ready and responsive military forces.

JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide technical and administrative support for the assessment and analysis of the full range of readiness within DoD. Specific tasks:

Investigate and analyze readiness problems (whether they are associated with force structure, manpower, equipment, budgets, infrastructure or systems) and provide advice and insight about the probable effects of alternative solutions to these problems.
Analyzes programs whereby manpower, materiel and training resources are allocated to the total force, Combatant Commands, and programs, evaluating the capability of these programs to accomplish assigned missions in keeping with senior leadership goals and requirements.
Support communicating the status of readiness throughout the DoD and to Congress in the form of analytic briefs, narratives, and reports.
These duties require abilities to analyze broad, complex, policy, strategy, program or procedural issues utilizing quantifiable criteria with a view toward quantifying the implications in relation to functional areas and department readiness in general.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

Security Clearance: Secret

SECRET clearance.
Five years of experience performing project management, including planning, project timelines, and scheduling.
Strong writing skills and attention to detail when preparing presentations, reports, and documents.
Ability to present numerical data effectively and read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures and governmental instructions.
Education: minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Science, Business, or Research Methods OR a Bachelor's Degree with equivalent analytical experience.
DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience with the Defense Readiness Reporting System (DRRS).
Data analytic skills using Excel, SQL and/or COGNOS.
Prior experience working within the Office of Secretary of Defense.
WORK LOCATION: Arlington, VA

TRAVEL: None

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States

VA  

Security Clearance

Active Secret

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