Job ID: 207643
Location: ARLINGTON, VA, United States
Date Posted: Jun 30, 2020
Subcategory: Policy Analyst
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
Potential for Remote Work: No
SAIC is currently seeking candidates for a Nuclear Weapon Incident Response Analyst.
Candidate primarily supports the Nuclear incident Response and NATO mission focus area within the larger Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear Matters, providing technical and analytical support on a wide range of actions to the Nuclear Matters (NM) office on nuclear weapon surety-related issues. Travel to DoD installations and facilities to attend planning meetings, conferences, seminars, and participate in exercises may be required. The candidate will draft, coordinate, implement, and interpret DoD nuclear surety-related policy; support the project lead contractor supporting NM nuclear surety efforts in Europe; work with Interagency partners to develop, update, and conduct nuclear incident response training efforts across the U.S. nuclear enterprise; collaborate with Defense Threat Reduction Agency planners on nuclear weapon incident response policy guidance and interpretation. Candidate will also contribute to annual reports to Congress and the President; conduct analysis and prepare staff products and briefings pertaining to nuclear weapon incident response and NATO interaction; and routinely draft Principal-level correspondence, staff packages, issue papers, preparatory reading material, presentations, and trip books.
Education: Bachelors degree in technical or scientific field with six (6) or more years of relevant experience. Masters degree preferred with four (4) or more years of experience.
Must have current final Top Secret/SSBI clearance and the ability to obtain favorable SCI adjudication within 3 months of hire.
Experience with and knowledge of U.S. nuclear weapon incident response requirements and considerations;
Knowledge of U.S. and NATO engagement and interaction;
Excellent written and oral communication skills;
Familiarity with DoD policy concerning:
Nuclear Weapons Surety Standards;
Nuclear weapons incident response procedures/requirements;
NATO Nuclear weapons policy.
Desired Skills and Experience
Knowledge of U.S. and NATO nuclear weapons infrastructure acquired through operational work experiences;
Knowledge and familiarity with Nuclear Command and Control (NC2) facilities and platform physical security requirements, operations, plans, policy and procedures;
Experience with and ability to draft executive-level correspondence;
Demonstrated experience supporting a positive and productive work relationship with clients based on individual level of expertise, quality of work, personality, and ability to deliver the desired product.
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