Functional Specialist/Advisor (Executive Level Advisory Services) - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon IIS/GIS provides Operations and Maintenance support for the Intelligence Community

Job Description:

Raytheon is seeking a TS/SCI cleared Functional Specialist/Advisor (FS/A) to provide executive level advisory services to NGA's Secure Operations Group (TO) Leadership. The FS/A's duties will include:
•Recommend and define processes that are not currently in place or make recommendations to improve those processes currently in use.
•Serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) in recommending strategies to implement in ensuring continued progress for each Secure IT Operations Board project or activity.
•Serve as SME in recommending messaging to ensure successful Project Management best practices are incorporated and recommending implementation for ongoing messaging based on organizational feedback and assessment.
•Serve as SME in Business Analytics/Continual Service Improvement (BA/CSI) through the assessment of CIO-T’s current processes as well as providing analysis, advice, options, and recommendations on improving the implementation and integration of CIO-T’s service management processes.
•Produce written reports, presentations or other artifacts as required by the Government for each task assigned and shall support briefings and meetings to discuss recommendations.
•The Contractor shall build productive relationships with senior leaders, the general workforce, and other collaborating partners.
•Provide strategic recommendations and subject matter expertise to develop, plan and implement a BA/CSI program, utilizing industry best practices for business intelligence and analytics.
•Advise Senior Leadership and the workforce on best practices for IT Service Management.
•Assess the maturity of CIO-T’s current Information Technology Information Library (ITIL) based processes and recommend improvements to those processes.
•Provide subject matter expertise in recommending reporting methodologies of IT Service Management performance metrics through interactive reporting tools.
•Provide subject matter expertise to ensure continual service improvement of processes and activities facilitating their incorporation into CIO-T’s business, processes, activities and schedules.

Required Skills:

•20+ years of progressive experience in a distinct functional business area or cross-functional business area (i.e. Information Technology, Engineering, Business, or Management). Experience may be broad-based crossing multiple market experience (i.e., Government or industry)
•Experience leading organizations in the implementation of Capability Maturity Models-Integrated (CMMI) and the registration of International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Management Systems.
•Experience advising executive-level clients. Experience directing the activities of specialists or other staff as necessary on activities related to the specified field or discipline.
•Education: Master’s Degree within a related field (Technology, Management, or Business)
•Certifications: CMM(I) Lead Appraiser, ISO Lead Auditor, Six Sigma, and ITIL
Current TS/SCI security clearance and must be willing and able to pass a CI Polygraph as required

Desired Skills:

•Highly specialized knowledge of IC, Department of Defense, and NGA offices and programs
•Executive Master’s Degree within a related field (Technology, Management, or Business)

Required Education (including Major):

•Master’s Degree within a related field (Technology, Management, or Business); education in lieu of degree
•Certifications: CMM(I) Lead Appraiser, ISO Lead Auditor, Six Sigma, and ITIL

This position requires a U.S. Person.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.