Journeyman Data Analyst

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Data Analyst to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems related to Test and Evaluation of Aircraft Survivability Equipment. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

This position provides data analysis and testing support for Electro-Optical/Infrared (EO/IR) sensors, Infrared Countermeasures (IRCM), and other threat warning equipment on aircraft and/or ground platforms for the PMO Aircraft Survivability Equipment (ASE) in order to improve the survivability of US aircraft and soldiers by fielding new ASE products.

This candidate will analyze system data and performance by developing and utilizing statistical tools to inform decision makers on product effectiveness during on-site field testing. The candidate will then perform deep-dive analysis of gathered test data, develop an in-depth post-test mission analysis briefing, and write a final report. In addition to these main tasks, the candidate will learn to support pre-test mission planning such as writing test plans, developing test matrices, and participating in test readiness reviews.

Travel in support of field test planning and execution will be part of the normal work rhythm in this position. Candidate will develop data gathering and analysis tools using MATLAB and will be expected to become independent in this development in the first few months with some mentoring.

Basic Qualifications

A Bachelor's degree from an ABET accredited college in Engineering, Science, or related technical discipline is required with at least 3 years of work experience in a related field to include testing and test data analyses.

Candidate must have exhibited strong academic performance in math, experience with statistical analysis, experience developing software tools, demonstrated a propensity for attention to detail, and must be able to work well within a large, dynamic, and diverse team.

Candidate must be willing to travel frequently to test events and work in field and laboratory testing environments.

Candidates must be able to convey:

  • An ability to understand data analysis requirements and develop plans to meet those requirements
  • Solid people and communication skills
  • Maturity required to work with minimal guidance
  • Capable and comfortable presenting results to a large audience
  • Demonstrated performance of MATLAB or related programming coursework and/or skills
  • Demonstrate understanding of complex technical equipment

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.

Other Qualifications

Candidate must have an active security clearance.

Preference will be given to candidates with experience testing and analyzing performance of products with include technologies such as infrared, laser, and/or RF in field and laboratory environments.

Statistical and/or Design of Experiments (DOE) coursework or experience is preferred.

An understanding of the Department of Defense Acquisition Process for product development and maturation is desired.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (as well as maintain) a Final Secret Clearance.

Job Number:
01.02.03-2021-2
Closing Date:
03/08/2021

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