Multi-Mission Operations Analyst

Introduction: The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), a national leader in scientific research and development, located midway between Baltimore and Washington, DC is seeking an Multi-Mission Operations Analyst.

Job Summary: Provide multi-warfare mission-based analysis to assess capabilities of advanced concepts against projected threats.

Duties (Listed in order of importance with the estimated amount of time spent at each task):

  1. Lead multi-mission warfare studies to assess capabilities of future system concepts against projected threats. Effectively communicate results to Sponsors. (50%)

  2. Utilize mission-level models and simulations as well as design of experiments, analysis of alternatives and requirements analysis to evaluate the operational performance of advanced concepts. Provide recommendations and supporting data to Sponsors. (30%)

  3. Provide insight and recommendations on future challenges to existing systems. (20%)

Note: This job summary and listing of duties is for the purpose of describing the position and its essential functions at time of hire and may change over time.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or related field.
  • Ten years related to programs in multiple warfare areas and five years of experience in M&S-based analysis.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Top Secret clearance.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or related field.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with mission-level M&S tools.
  • Ten years of direct sponsor experience.
  • Top Secret/SCI clearance.

Special Working Conditions: Domestic travel to Sponsor and contractor facilities for meetings and reviews.

Security: Applicant selected will be subject to a Top Secret government security clearance investigation and must meet the requirements for access to classified information. Eligibility requirements include U.S. citizenship.

Benefits: APL offers a comprehensive benefits package including a liberal vacation plan, a matching retirement program, significant educational assistance, a scholarship tuition program for staff with dependents, and competitive salaries commensurate with skills and experience. For more information about our organization, please visit our web site at

Equal Employment Opportunity: Johns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that complies with Title IX of the Education Amendments Acts of 1972, as well as other applicable laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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