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Job Locations US-DC-District of Columbia
Seeking multiple candidates with various levels of experience.  The candidate will support a PEO (SUB) Program Office and act as a logistics analyst.  The candidate will provide logistics expertise to government Program or Project Managers who oversee Undersea Acoustic Systems, Combat Submarines, Imaging Systems, or Training Systems.  The candidate will:- Provide Undersea Weapon System logistics subject matter expertise to NAVSEA affiliated PEOs and program managers for selected appropriated programs.- Assist in overseeing and executing research and technology initiatives and weapon system development.- Assist government program managers in developing weapon system training, maintenance, and logistics requirements and acquisition documentation and program actions.- Support government program managers in developing, managing, and evaluating contractual documentation and deliverables from the prime system integrator in support of system design and development acquisition milestones.- Provide realism to the planning, programming, budgeting, and execution (PPBE) for logistics requirements for undersea warfare systems. This includes assisting in developing fiscal estimates, exhibits, documents, briefs and schedules to satisfy the PPBE process.
Category
Systems Engineering: Acquisition
ID
2020-4803
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-DC-District of Columbia
Seeking multiple candidates with various levels of experience.  The candidate will support a PEO (SUB) Program Office and act as an engineer.  The candidate will provide engineering expertise to government Program or Project Managers who oversee Undersea Acoustic Systems, Combat Submarines, Imaging Systems, or Training Systems.  The candidate will:- Provide Undersea Weapon System engineering subject matter expertise to NAVSEA affiliated PEOs and program managers for selected appropriated programs.- Assist in overseeing and executing research and technology initiatives and weapon system development.- Assist government program managers in developing weapon system requirements and acquisition documentation and program actions.- Support government program managers in developing, managing, and evaluating contractual documentation and deliverables from the prime system integrator in support of system design and development acquisition milestones.- Provide engineering realism to the planning, programming, budgeting, and execution (PPBE) for undersea warfare systems. This includes assisting in developing fiscal estimates, exhibits, documents, briefs and schedules to satisfy the PPBE process.
Category
Systems Engineering: Acquisition
ID
2020-4802
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-DC-District of Columbia
Seeking multiple candidates with various levels of experience.  The candidate will support a PEO (SUB) Program Office and act as a business financial manager.  The candidate will support government Program or Project Managers in the development, execution, and reporting of budget and financial data.  The candidate will:- Provide Undersea Weapon System program and project management support and financial management expertise to NAVSEA affiliated PEOs for selected appropriated programs.- Assist in planning, programming, budgeting, and execution (PPBE) for undersea warfare systems. This includes assisting in developing fiscal estimates, exhibits, documents, briefs and schedules to satisfy the PPBE process.- Prepare, manage and track budgets, spend plans, funding obligation and execution, and other financial programmatic needs. Coordinate with stakeholders to obtain funding data, resolve issues, identify discrepancies, and produce reports related to budget status. Execute Earned Value Management System.- Provide financial management support to contracts for contract performance reports, estimate at completion, change orders/contract mods, statutory requirements, CDRLs, etc.- Develop cost analyses and reports for leadership in response to internal or external inquiries.
Category
Program Management
ID
2020-4801
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
The A/P Accountant maintains financial records and data systems, including vendor files. They sort and match invoices and check requests and prepare and process accounts payable checks, wire transfers and ACH payments. In addition, the A/P Accountant processes complicated or non-repetitive accounting transactions. The A/P Accountant will also be responsible for the following: Preparing invoices for payment; Reconciliation of payments and bank accounts; Preparing analysis of accounts; Verifying invoices, invoice numbers, account codes and financial accounts and resolves any discrepancies. The A/P Accountant will also post information and balances to the general or subsidiary ledgers; Process payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports; Receive and Disburse payment from and to employees; Trace transactions through previous accounting actions to determine discrepancies; List and checks details necessary for preparation of reports; Correspond with vendors and respond to inquiries, and perform other duties as assigned.
Category
Accounting/Finance
ID
2020-4798
Security Clearance
U.S. Citizenship
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
SPA’s Strategic Systems Analysis Group seeks a Program Analyst to support the development and acquisition of a major Department of the Navy acquisition effort currently in the early stages. The candidate will be responsible for:- Gathering information and performing analysis- Preparing reports, presentations and whitepapers- Facilitating client engagements- Presenting results to peers and senior leadership within client and partner organizations.
Category
Program Analysis
ID
2020-4796
Security Clearance
U.S. Citizenship
Level
Entry-level
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
Designs and develops complex test programs, processes, and systems to measure the functionality and integrity of products and services. Designsand builds test stations. Writes complex test procedures and protocols to assess product reliability and evaluates the ability of products to meetperformance standards and specifications. Gathers test data and evaluates the results of tests to determine if product designs and architecturemeets customer specifications and performance expectations. Develops complex test simulations to evaluate how products react under differentconditions and analyzes product failure to assess the integrity and reliability of product performance. Debugs complex test hardware andsoftware. Analyzes test cases and scenarios and reports results. Collaborates with other engineering groups to improve or upgrade productperformance.
Category
Test Engineering
ID
2020-4795
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Senior
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
Analyzes and evaluates major system project requirements of considerable complexity requiring a thorough understanding of all parametersaffecting and interfacing with the system. Reviews user requirements and provides direction in the identification of problem and potentialresolution. Provides analytical support in the conceptualization, development and implementation of complex, multiple, inter-linked systems.Defines system objectives and prepares system design specifications to meet user requirements and satisfy interface problems. Formulateslogical statements of user requirements and develops solutions through application of systems and methods engineering techniques. Reviewsalternate approaches and selects appropriate methodology.
Category
Systems Engineering: Acquisition
ID
2020-4794
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Senior
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
SPA is seeking experienced Business Intelligence Analysts to support the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (DASD) for Industrial Policy. - The candidates will support DASD Industrial Policy in the identification, analysis, and tracking of foreign investments in the Defense Industrial Base (DIB), along with working with the Non-Notify Working Group and DASD analyts to identify foreign investment risk not yet mitigated.- The candidate will help track foreign investment risk and, when said risk exceeds pre-determined thresholds, delivery recommendations to the government client on how to best address that risk.- The candidates shall also develop and maintain standard procedures for identifying, analyzing, and tracking foreign investment in the DIB.
Category
Program Analysis
ID
2020-4793
Security Clearance
Top Secret/ SCI
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
Analyzes and evaluates major system project requirements of considerable complexity requiring a thorough understanding of all parametersaffecting and interfacing with the system. Reviews user requirements and provides direction in the identification of problem and potentialresolution. Provides analytical support in the conceptualization, development and implementation of complex, multiple, inter-linked systems.Defines system objectives and prepares system design specifications to meet user requirements and satisfy interface problems. Formulateslogical statements of user requirements and develops solutions through application of systems and methods engineering techniques. Reviewsalternate approaches and selects appropriate methodology.
Category
Systems Engineering: Acquisition
ID
2020-4792
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
Applies knowledge of the defense acquisition process to support customers in the analysis and improvement of acquisition process policy andprocedures. Devises strategies for deploying and implementing new acquisition policy initiatives and measuring the effectiveness ofimplementation. Uses quantitative analytical techniques to assess system acquisition process issues and develop risk reduction/mitigationapproaches for improving acquisition/program planning, control, and execution. Assists Government procurement agencies to define proposalsand qualify vendors.
Category
Program Management
ID
2020-4791
Security Clearance
Top Secret/ SCI
Level
Senior
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
Analyzes actual and predictable interacting operational activities of a military, Governmental, or business system to obtain a quantitative,rational basis for decision making or resource allocation. Utilizes modeling and measuring techniques, mathematics, statistical methods,engineering methods, operational mathematics techniques, and other principles and laws of scientific and economic disciplines in determiningsolutions. Provides integral support in the requirements determination, conceptualization, design, development, testing, verification andvalidation, documentation, and implementation of modeling and simulation based decision support system applications.
Category
Program Management
ID
2020-4790
Security Clearance
Top Secret/ SCI
Level
Senior
Job Locations US-DC-District of Columbia
Exciting early-career opportunity to provide Test & Evaluation (T&E) Professional/Engineering Support Services (ESS) to the U.S. Navy Program Executive Office, Integrated Warfare Systems (PEO IWS), Above Water Sensors (IWS2.0) programs.  Specific tasks include: - Assist the client with T&E planning, execution, analysis, and reporting. Support in the development and execution of T&E, program management, acquisition management, and strategies- Provide meeting attendance/support, presentation development/support, publication support, correspondence, action item tracking/closure, and weekly reporting in support of assigned sensor system programs- Support the portfolio lifecycle through test, integration, and delivery of hardware and/or software. Track and monitor program and T&E risks and conduct risk reviews. Develop formal correspondence and work with the DoD, field activities, Integrated Product Teams, Technical Teams, and various vendors to develop, identify, locate, support, acquire, and manage test requirements
Category
Systems Engineering: Design and Verification
ID
2020-4789
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Entry-level
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
Provides integral support in all aspects of system or technology life cycle, including requirements definition and analysis, system modeling,risk management, operations, performance, testing, manufacturing, cost and schedule, training, life cycle support, and disposal. Analyzes andevaluates new initiatives, technologies, and programs to meet mission requirements. Ensures compliance with financial and acquisitionregulations, manuals and procedures. Uses knowledge of the organization and its processes to define, understand, and evaluate critical nationalsecurity issues and recommend actions.
Category
Program Management
ID
2020-4788
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Senior
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
Provides integral support in all aspects of system or technology life cycle, including requirements definition and analysis, system modeling,risk management, operations, performance, testing, manufacturing, cost and schedule, training, life cycle support, and disposal. Analyzes andevaluates new initiatives, technologies, and programs to meet mission requirements. Ensures compliance with financial and acquisitionregulations, manuals and procedures. Uses knowledge of the organization and its processes to define, understand, and evaluate critical nationalsecurity issues and recommend actions.
Category
Program Analysis
ID
2020-4787
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-DC-District of Columbia
Part of the Naval Surface Warfare Analysis Group, the individual is responsible for developing innovative concepts of operations and capability plans and for translating them into detailed written and graphical descriptions used to develop and support tactical, operational and strategic surface and undersea warfare analysis.  Responsible for conducting military effectiveness analysis of alternative capabilities to inform the development of formal requirements and program plans across the spectrum of science and technology (S&T), research and development (R&D), and program acquisition.  Support and eventually take a leading role in the development and employment of modeling and simulation analysis tools and in briefing analysis results to top-level government decision makers. Communicate with Fleet personnel to identify gaps in existing capabilities, requirements for new systems, and tactical employment of new and existing USW systems.
Category
Systems Engineering: Acquisition
ID
2020-4786
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-DC-District of Columbia
Part of the Naval Surface Warfare Analysis Group, the individual is responsible for developing innovative concepts of operations and capability plans and for translating them into detailed written and graphical descriptions used to develop and support tactical, operational and strategic surface and undersea warfare analysis.  Responsible for conducting military effectiveness analysis of alternative capabilities to inform the development of formal requirements and program plans across the spectrum of science and technology (S&T), research and development (R&D), and program acquisition.  Support and eventually take a leading role in the development and employment of modeling and simulation analysis tools and in briefing analysis results to top-level government decision makers. Communicate with Fleet personnel to identify gaps in existing capabilities, requirements for new systems, and tactical employment of new and existing USW systems.
Category
Program Analysis
ID
2020-4785
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-DC-District of Columbia
Part of the Naval Surface Warfare Analysis Group, the individual is responsible for developing innovative concepts of operations and capability plans and for translating them into detailed written and graphical descriptions used to develop and support tactical, operational and strategic surface and undersea warfare analysis.  Responsible for conducting military effectiveness analysis of alternative capabilities to inform the development of formal requirements and program plans across the spectrum of science and technology (S&T), research and development (R&D), and program acquisition.  Support and eventually take a leading role in the development and employment of modeling and simulation analysis tools and in briefing analysis results to top-level government decision makers. Communicate with Fleet personnel to identify gaps in existing capabilities, requirements for new systems, and tactical employment of new and existing USW systems.
Category
Program Management
ID
2020-4784
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
Provide analytically sound advice to senior executive level decision makers regarding the tough problems they face. Focus is on the Indo-Asia Pacific region.
Category
Policy Analysis
ID
2020-4783
Security Clearance
Top Secret
Level
Senior
Job Locations US-VA-Arlington
- Participate in the entire development life cycle including design, coding, review, testing and release- Understand the business requirements and technical constraints- Design, develop, and maintain new and existing applications- Perform thorough unit and functional testing to ensure high-quality, defect-free code- Perform peer code reviews and quality assurance testing- Ensure that projects are fully documented- Learn and implement new technologies as required by the client’s operational environment
Category
Software Engineering
ID
2020-4782
Security Clearance
Secret
Level
Mid-level
Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
- Build models and simulations to assess military operations and technologies, incorporating engineering, logistics, programmatic, political, and business strategies.- Assist in the framing, development, and presentation of warfighting analyses, including drafting white papers, compiling reports, and delivering briefs to clients.- Identify, research, and incorporate modern strategies for analysis in areas such as computer science, systems engineering, and program analysis to provide timely and relevant products.
Category
Operations Research
ID
2020-4780
Security Clearance
U.S. Citizenship
Level
Entry-level