Senior Operations Analyst - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking a Senior Operations Analyst to provide expert level support to the Director of Operations for 5G within the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD(R&E)). The position requires close interaction with senior leadership staff within the Pentagon and across the Department of Defense (DoD) Science and Technology community, including Components, industry partners, academia, international partners, and associations. In coordination with senior government leadership, the Operations Analyst will work with the team to achieve organizational goals and objectives by using project management best practices and methodologies

Duties Include:

  • Facilitate engagement with the defense S&T community.

  • Coordinate with leadership to arrange, host, and/or represent the office as speakers at technical conferences and symposia.

  • Support meetings with industry at senior leadership levels.

  • Develop and execute tactical strategic communications plans for customer initiatives, publications, and articles.

  • Manage and monitor engagements with technical and professional organizations.

  • Support academic community outreach activities.
  • Coordinate with appropriate DoD agencies for public release of briefings, papers, and other communications products. 


  • Bachelor’s plus 18 years of experience. Masters plus 16 years of experience
  • Experience working in the defense community (industry, military, government civilian, or contract support); preferably direct experience with an engineering organization.

  • Ability to exhibit professionalism and discretion in performing a variety of duties and interacting with various levels of staff across multiple locations.

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, prioritization, and organizational skills; proven ability to assess, select, and use a variety of methods and tools.

  • Experience in planning and coordinating technical reviews, panels, or similar meetings with diverse participants; experience in preparing, coordinating, and presenting briefings.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite. 

  • Clearance: Active TS/SCI