Operations / Research Analyst - Intermediate

  • PAE
  • Camp Pendleton North, CA, USA
  • Feb 15, 2019
Full time Other Research Analyst Operations

Job Description

PAE is currently seeking Intermediate Operations/Research Analyst in the areas of Cyber, Weapon Systems, Modeling and Simulation, and/or Logistics Support in the Northern Capital Region. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


  • Serve as subject matter expert, possessing in-depth knowledge in areas of analysis, modeling, and requirements gathering
  • Provide technical knowledge and expertise on Science and Technology based programs providing leadership in Test and Evaluation, demonstration and assessments, and analysis and reporting of highly specialized applications and operational environments, high-level functional systems analysis, design, integration, documentation and implementation advice on exceptionally complex problems that need extensive knowledge of the subject matter for effective implementation
  • Responsible for advising on tasks related to expert areas
  • Make recommendations on changes to existing policies and procedures
  • Recommend agendas for working group meetings and conferences
  • Create documentation (e.g., briefings, read-ahead packages, minutes, event execution plans)
  • Expertise in emerging technologies for Cyber, Weapon Systems, Modeling and Simulation, and/or Logistics Support
  • Develop experimental designs and test plans
  • Oversee the execution of test plans
  • Identify and research new and emerging technologies for technical area of expertise, and provide recommendations on platforms, tools and technologies regarding their suitability for specific needs
  • Analyze and interpret data
  • Procure technology certifications (Frequency Spectrum clearances, human research protocol protections, animal research protocol protections, airworthiness certifications, lithium battery clearances, safety releases, etc.)
  • Must possess, at a minimum, intermediate computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Project and Outlook
  • Position will include occasional travel within the continental United States and potential travel outside the United States depending on task requirements


Required Qualifications:

  • BA or BS degree in Research, Mathematics, Computer Science, Cost Accounting or related scientific or technical discipline with 5 years of directly relatable experience in the discipline (9 years of experience in lieu of degree)
  • Ability to perform professional and scientific work requiring the design, development, and adaptation of mathematical and statistical modeling of scientific methods to analyze quantitative and qualitative data on operational assessments and studies
  • Currently have an active DoD Secret security clearance
  • U.S. citizenship


Desired Qualifications:

  • Range Safety training and certifications (Range Safety, Laser Range Safety, UAS Range Safety)

Prior experience planning and executing military utility assessments, development test events, and/or evaluation, demonstration, and assessment events




Matthew Stearns