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Policy Analyst

Job ID: 216297
Location: SUFFOLK, VA, United States
Date Posted: Apr 27, 2021
Category: Defense/Intel
Subcategory: Policy Analyst
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking an operational analyst to support our Joint Staff J6 government customer in Suffolk, VA. The ideal candidate will have experience on a Joint, Service or combatant command operational staff. The position is responsible for analytical support and will work with Joint Staff, Combatant Command and Service staffs to perform requirements capability development analysis. Analysis will identify gaps and provide solutions on interoperability and integration issues. Analysis will include DoD Architecture Framework architectural products, Doctrine, Organization, Training, Leadership Education, Personnel, Facilities and Policy Change Recommendations, Concept of Operations, etc.


Required educational background: Bachelors degree and six years of experience OR Masters degree and four years of experience

Clearance: Active DoD Secret Clearance

Required skills: A minimum of ten years’ experience in requirements generation development or testing on a Joint, Combatant Command or Service or NATO staff. The ability to work independently as well as part of a team, written/oral communication skills and problem solving ability. Possess the ability to provide preliminary solutions to a variety of problems that may arise in an expeditious, efficient, and timely manner. The ability to analyze requirements and capabilities against supporting architecture views.

Desired skills: A working knowledge of the Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS), information support plan process and the DoD Architecture Framework.


SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.

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