Sr. Program Analyst - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking a Program Analyst (PA) to support the Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office TTD subgroup. The PA will ensure the successful delivery of training and human performance technologies to address training needs, increase mission readiness, optimize human performance, and enhance operational capabilities for the Combatting Terrorism community.  The PA will leverage ongoing research and innovation from Government, industry, and academia to recommend and drive the development of novel training and performance improvement solutions including but not limited to simulations, virtual and augmented reality, and mobile applications.  This position involves: (1) collaboration w/ internal and external stakeholders to communicate project data, status, tech. needs, risks and opportunities; (2) using basic knowledge of Government procurement and acquisition systems and procedures; (3) monitoring and reporting project commitments, obligations, expenditures, contract performance, and program status execution to include milestones, schedule and cost, conduct related analysis, and track financial and technical metrics; (4) briefing senior executive audiences and forums; and (5) working across operational disciplines. 


10 years of experience in development of human performance technology, simulations, games and/or instructional design. Masters Degree in Instructional Systems Design; Instructional Technology; Education; Psychology; Human Performance Technology; Organizational Performance and Workplace Learning; or Simulation Engineering.


Required Experience/Skills

  • Experience with RDT&E programs (SOWs, TARs, IGCEs, market research, solicitations, etc.)
  • Experience with at least two (2) current TTD end users (National Mission Force, any of the SOF components, CBP, EOD, Interagency/IC)
  • Experience with the CONOPs, TTPs, and technologies associated with our current projects and the mission sets for which they prepare our end users. Examples are:

A. Tech/software:

i. Artificial Intelligence for such things as sentiment generation or natural language processing

ii. Simulators

iii. VR/AR/MR

iv. Physiological sensors

B. Subject Matter areas:

i. Cyber/digital information ops

ii. Tactical aerial ISR

iii. Tactical decision making


v. Methods to enhance physical and cognitive performance

  • Active Secret clearance, able to obtain Top Secret