Junior Aviation Analyst - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-09
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Washington
District of Columbia
20024
United States

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:  
SAIC has provided expertise in support of the many safety related programs under the FAA Associate Administrator for Aviation Safety, developing comprehensive aviation safety information sharing and analysis capabilities. The SAIC Team is well positioned to continue their support of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Office of Aviation Safety (AVS) including providing database management support, data integration, advanced analytics, aviation taxonomy and analysis, and modernization of existing platforms and systems. The Aviation Safety Information Analysis and Sharing (ASIAS) program is a broad multi-dimensional government/industry effort to enhance the safety performance of the aviation system through the development of state-of-the-art automated safety information/data analysis and sharing capabilities. ASIAS connects approximately 185 data and information sources across government and industry, including voluntarily provided safety data. This operation will primarily be located in Washington DC.

SAIC is seeking an Aviation Analyst who will: 
  • Provide professional services involving the analysis and study of aviation technical and operational issues. 
  • Advise on methods and techniques to improve aviation system work processes, procedures, resources, management controls, information systems, documentation and similar functions. 
  • Based upon study findings, develop detailed recommendation on methods, procedures to apply and alternative means to improve aviation system performance. 
  • Determine information requirements and devise methods to secure it. 
  • Work in concert with team leaders and members engaged in the analysis and study of complex aviation technical and operational issues. 

Qualifications


REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 
  • BA/BS as a minimum in Mathematics and Statistics, Computer Science, or Engineering. 
  • At least one year of direct experience either in developing or evaluating aviation industry safety quality assurance policies and programs, or developing or implementing governmental aviation safety regulatory and oversight policies and programs. 
  • Minimum of one (1) year of experience with data analysis and/or operations research. 
  • Experience with working in interdisciplinary teams. 
  • Excellent writing skills and ability to communicate effectively. 
  • Ability to develop briefing materials, administrative, and logistics support. 
DESIRED EXPERIENCE: 
  • Civil aviation experience.