Space Control Research and Architecture Development Analyst - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Colorado Springs
United States


SAIC is seeking a Space Control Research and Architecture Development Analyst to support the analysis and development of Space Control architectures for the Headquarters United States Space Force (HQ USSF).   The analysis will directly feed modeling and simulation activities in the development of Space Control architectures.  This information will also provide support for Program Objective Memorandum (POM) development for the Space Control mission area. This is a full time position and resides off site at the SAIC facility.

Roles and Responsibilities include:


  • Provide detailed research and analysis support for the development of current and future space control architectures
  • Provide detailed research and analysis support on adversary capabilities

  • Ability to work with external organizations such as Combatant Commands (COCOM), Major Commands (MAJCOM), the Intelligence Community (IC), and various research and development organizations.  

  • Provide support to modeling and simulation activities

  • Provide support to the USSF Space Control POM submissions

  • Provide strategic planning support and execution to Wargames

  • Research and analyze issues requiring AFSPC interpretation, position or decision and formulate the results (technical reports, graphs, presentations).

  • Provide analysis support to the review of policy, strategies, doctrine, law, regulations, and authoritative concepts through all phases of the acquisition process.




  • Bachelor’s Degree and 6+ years of related experience or in lieu of Degree 10+ years of related experience
  • Active Top Secret/SCI clearance required
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

  • Must have demonstrated presentation skills and experience interfacing with the customer

  • Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), NIPR, SIPR, JWICS and other government systems

  • Five years of experience in at least two of the following areas:

    • HQ AFSPC support (now HQ USSF)
    • Space Control mission area
    • COCOM experience with operational planning
    • Intelligence Community experience
    • Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE)


Desired Qualifications


Previous experience or level of familiarity with the following

  • HQ AFSPC Staff (MAJCOM Staff)

  • COCOM Planning

  • Operational Planning (OPLAN, CONPLAN development)

  • Work within the IC