Aerospace Analytic Team Lead - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking an Aerospace Analytic Team Lead to join the Space and Missions Group (SMSG). SMSG provides specialized program management, engineering, analysis and operations support to a variety of Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DoD) customers. You would support the cutting-edge programs in national security-related systems based in space, in the air and on the ground.


The Aerospace Analytic Team Lead position is to coordinate and lead a team of subject matter experts on analytic studies and modeling on space related topics.  This position will lead a team to provide analytic studies to answer technical requests from the customer.  This position will perform in the total end to end process to define a study’s scope and methodology, to work with the team of experts to keep tasks on time and communicate progress and results to the customer.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Assessing study requests and generating a study terms of reference for a new project

  • Lead meetings to work technical details of a project with the customer and work partners

  • Ability to understand technical analysis in a variety of areas such as orbit mechanics, data analytics and statistics

  • Routine collaboration with other subject matter experts on the team to improve the products for the customer



  • Active TS/SCI with Poly
  • Bachelor degree or relevant work experience such as engineering, operations research, physics or mathematics
  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience with similar type customers or job responsibilities

  • Experience with leading teams working on technical projects or analysis

  • Working knowledge of MS Office applications
  • Aptitude for working with technical teams
  • Effective customer engagement, interpersonal communications, writing, and briefing skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic, and team environment

Desired Qualifications

  • Prior assignments in space operations, modeling and/or data analytics

  • Understanding of counter-space concepts or technologies

  • Familiarity with optical or RF systems and their operation

  • Familiarity with tools such as STK or other modeling and simulation tools or environments