Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) is a well-established and progressive defense contracting company in the Northern Virginia area just a few miles south of the Pentagon. We are a professional services firm established in 1972 that has a long-standing reputation for unrivaled technical and analytical support to some of the top decision makers in the Federal Sector. We do state of the art work and have a cadre of outstanding professionals on our team.
The candidate will work with the Government to maintain the currency and functionality of the Joint Staff analytic tool-set and be able to employ these tools across all efforts in parallel with multiple, often-disparate, warfighting efforts or regional areas of operations.
SPA has a near-term need for a Senior Operational Research Analyst.
Applies mastery level skill in advanced analytical, mathematical, or statistical techniques related to statistical analysis, parametric and non-parametric analysis, computer modeling, simulation, decision theory, mathematical programming, and regression analysis. Serves as a senior warfighting analyst responsible for developing and executing analytical models and methods that support warfighting analyses from the engagement through campaign-levels. Develops and executes mission and campaign-level representations, databases, and analyses of US, allied, and adversary forces executing warfighting concepts of operation. Advises other operations research analysts, scientists, or engineers on techniques best suited for tasked problems.