Research Project Scientist, Mid

Arlington, Virginia, United States
Apr 13, 2019
Apr 18, 2019
Analyst, Research
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0047854

Research Project Scientist, Mid

Key Role:

Leverage expertise across the Research and Development (R&D) program planning life cycle, in the areas of ground, maritime, space, and air systems . Consult R&D and Science and Technology (S&T) organizations on the best-of-class and enterprise mandated and prescribed policies, processes and procedures to define, develop, acquire, and field prototype show systems or knowledge product and services to satisfy stakeholder needs, including R&D sponsors, S&T constituents and end users. Consult on the application strategies and processes across a logical grouping of programs to ensure strategic alignment with agency objectives and reduce investment overlaps. Leverage knowledge and integrated skills across the S&T domain and within the R&D enterprise and comprehend industry challenges and best practices.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with performing detailed technical analyses in the areas of ground, maritime, space, or air systems

-Experience with providing assessments of new ideas for physical consistency, military utility, technology risk, and cost impacts

-Ability to translate complex technical ideas and issues into easily to comprehend, clear and concise briefings

-Ability to assess and analyze in detail complex technical problems

-Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree and 10 years of experience with detailed technical analysis in the field of physics or engineering, MA or MS degree and 5 years of experience with detailed technical analysis in of physics or engineering, or PhD in Physics or Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with providing support to senior-level government officials, including SES

-Ability to perform in a fast-paced environment supporting multiple clients

-Ability to commute daily to Arlington, VA


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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