National Security Policy, Orgainizational and Legislative Analyst in Arlington

National Security Policy, Orgainizational and Legislative Analyst
Science Applications International Corporation
Arlington VA USA

Job Details

Updated on 2019-07-22

Job Description


Job Description:


  • SAIC is seeking a National Security Policy/Organizational and Management Analyst to perform studies and analyses and provide knowledge management support on-site in the Pentagon.
  • The candidate will support the Office of the Chief Management Officer (OCMO), Directorate for Organizational Policy and and Decision Support (OP&DS) in the Office of Secretary of Defense (OSD) with a portfolio of major Departmental activities to include assisting with tracking, supporting, and/or assessing strategic documents, senior leader decision making bodies, implementation of organizational adjustments, and institutionalization of management reform initiatives.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The candidate’s duties will include interacting and building relationships with various DoD Components to gather information on status of strategic initiatives; compiling and analyzing data; authoring of technical papers; support to briefings and task development; and preparing reports for senior leadership.
  • Monitoring actions of Congressional committees, including the authorizations and appropriations committees, related to OCMO interests.
  • Assisting with preparing briefing material for senior leadership on congressional matters.
  • Conducting research and analyzing mission-related issues.
  • Preparation of briefings on findings of significance (favorable or unfavorable) related to legislative initiatives/proposals.
  • Managing and establishing procedures and controls for the receipt, handling, tracking, cataloging, classifying, suspense, and retrieval of OCMO congressional actions.
  • The ability to utilize, configure, and maintain knowledge management/decision support tools, in particular MS SharePoint, in order to track strategic actions and fora. 
  • The ability to rapidly synthesize complex information. 


Required Education and Experience:


  • Master’s Degree preferred with BA/BS in Political Science, National Security Affairs, International Relations, International Economics, or a related field.


Required Clearances:

  • Current DoD SECRET clearance (No exceptions).

Desired Skills:

  • Ability to work in a dynamic government work environment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to problem-solve in a time-constrained environment and to take initiative and work independently as appropriate.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks through strong organizational skills as well as to lead both individuals and teams.


SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

National Security Policy, Orgainizational and Legislative Analyst
Science Applications International Corporation
Arlington VA USA