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Policy Analyst Principal

Job ID: 2116832
Location: ARNOLD, MO, United States
Date Posted: Dec 2, 2021
Category: Defense/Intel
Subcategory: Policy Analyst
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI with Poly
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
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Job Description

Description

SAIC is seeking a candidate to support our customer's Discovery Services, Content Branch. In this role, you will monitor and track a metadata registry through both manual and automated processes; develop custom solutions to enhance, grow and evolve the registry to match user needs; and maintain the currency and accuracy of the registry resources through audits and user feedback.

Duties may include:

  • Incorporate and adhere to GEOINT metadata standards, develop and implement content registry classification, taxonomy, and ontology to ensure Discovery registry resources are discoverable, trackable, and attributable to proper owners on all applicable domains.
  • Assist users through the contribution process; conduct user feedback interviews as appropriate to improve usability and usefulness of various discovery tools.
  • Develop, publish, and maintain an internal Standard Operating Procedures and Customer Help Guides/Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
  • Assess, develop and implement an audit strategy to review metadata validity and provide feedback to contribution owners.
  • Perform internal testing of all developed tools on all domains, both from a user perspective, and as an administrator. Provide testing results back to development team, and work collaboratively on bug resolution.
  • Assess and analyze user feedback and provide tailored product enhancement solutions to the Development Team, through development lifecycle tracking tool JIRA.
  • Develop, publish, and communicate Discovery briefings to promote understanding of the scope of services and/or team activities and initiatives.
  • Support the Agency's overall mission including expediting crisis work and ad hoc tasking on various scheduled arrangements to support leadership on emerging programs and projects to move the Customer Services and online delivery GEOINT forward.

Qualifications

Skills and Experience:
Required

  • Bachelors and ten (10) years or more of related experience; Masters and eight (8) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and five (5) years or more experience.
  • Experience with the following:
    • Managing and/or conflating complex metadata into a centralized repository;
    • Intelligence Community (IC), and/or industry geospatial formats, products, intelligence, and/or capabilities (i.e. file geodatabase, personal geodatabase, shapefile);
    • Creating, updating, or maintaining effective geospatial metadata and keywords in a multitude of interfaces utilizing IC or industry standards and schemas.
    • Creating and/or maintaining required documentation to include, but not limited to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Customer Help Guides and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).


Desired

  • Demonstrated product life cycle management skills including data backups, tool/capability testing, analysis of testing results and transpose to necessary fixes, and/or team collaboration for issue resolution.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience with the utilization of taxonomies and ontologies; assessing and analyzing user feedback to provide tailored solutions as necessary; experience building and implementing audit strategies to review metadata validity.
  • Minimum of 1 year experience with service validation ensuring proper compliance of Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) web services.
  • Experience with basic HTML web editing.

 

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Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.


Target salary range: $100,001 - $125,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

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