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Operations Research & Systems Analyst (ORSA) (Operations Research Analyst 3)- 4549

Washington, DC

Job Description

Who We Are

HII-TSD has a requirement for a Operations Research Systems Analyst (ORSA) to provide support to the Defense Intelligence Agency's (DIA's) Centers and Offices, at Bolling AFB, Washington, DC. Specifically, this includes the following:

  • Provide strategic all source analysis products and assessments across multiple disciplines, including regional stability, foreign military and security forces, insurgent organizations, counterterrorism, and counterintelligence, to create high value actionable intelligence and warning products that meet Intelligence Community Directives (ICD) 203 and Intelligence Community (IC) standards.
  • Provide strategic all source analysis products and assessments on foreign military and civilian infrastructures and the defense-related resources that underpin a nation's military capabilities. including transportation, logistics, defense economics, energy systems, arms trade, defense industries, and the operational environment.
  • Provide strategic all source assessments on foreign countries, foreign national C4I, Foreign Defense Cyberspace Intelligence (DCI), and Foreign Use of the Cyberspace Domain.
  • Provide intelligence visualization, dissemination, and business analytic services to the analytic workforce consistent with standards developed by DIA.
  • Specifically, the Operations Research Systems Analyst (ORSA) analyst designs, develops, and applies a variety of decision analytics, mathematical and statistical techniques, data mining, modeling and simulation, and other analytic methods combined with military and/or IC judgment to address operational and planning challenges to facilitate senior leadership decisions.
  • Provides unique and timely analysis on a range of pressing, operationally focused issues using multi-source data in the context of inter-disciplinary techniques and methods.

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What you will do

Performs ad hoc and recurring business analytic support to include:
  • Business process mapping of intelligence-related activities.
  • Performance measures of intelligence-related activities.
  • Statistical analysis of intelligence-related activities.
  • Process improvement analysis.
  • Performs standing and ad hoc intelligence production, performance, and consumer usage statistical analysis related to the Defense Intelligence Online, SOURCE (DIA internal website), and IntelTrak capabilities.
  • Conducts statistical analysis to measure production, performance, and usage of the services and products provided by DIA.
  • Performs record keeping functions, ensuring all visualization and production activities such as visualization requests, product formatting metadata tagging, and dissemination are captured within the relevant database.

What we are looking for

  • 5 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 3 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 0 years experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • Demonstrate ability to collaborate and work with other IC members on information sharing, driving collection, and addressing analytic disputes and conflict resolution.
  • Demonstrate ability to develop concise, insightful, and comprehensive products for defense intelligence.
  • Demonstrate ability to lead teams in researching multifaceted or critical problems.
  • Provide guidance in selecting, designing, and applying analytic methodologies.
  • Use argument evaluation and validated analytic methodologies to challenge differing perspectives.
  • Clearance: Must possess and maintain a TS/SCI Clearance with CI/Poly.

Bonus Points for...

  • At least 8 years of experience conducting analysis relevant to the specific labor category with at least a portion of the experience within the last 2 years.
  • Bachelor's Degree in an area related to ORSA from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Physical Requirements

May require working in an office, industrial, shipboard, or laboratory environment.

Building on a legacy of more than a century of naval shipbuilding, Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries provides mission-critical solutions to a wide variety of government and commercial customers worldwide. Comprising nearly 6,000 professionals in 45 states and 16 countries, our unique national security services portfolio includes unmanned systems, defense and federal solutions, and nuclear and environmental services. For more information, visit

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America's largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII's Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII's Technical Solutions division supports national security missions around the globe with unmanned systems, nuclear and environmental services, and defense and federal solutions. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally. For more information, visit: .

Federal Executive Order 14042 requires that covered contractor employees who work on, or in connection with, covered Federal contracts or at covered contractor workplaces may be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and comply with other requirements. Covered contractor employees also must comply with agency COVID-19 workplace safety requirements while in Federal workplaces. Applicant agrees to comply with said requirements to the extent they apply to the applied-for position.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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Employment Type: Other