CACI International Quantum Sciences and Engineering Senior Analyst (Part-time) in Washington, District Of Columbia
Quantum Sciences and Engineering Senior Analyst (Part-time)
Job Category: Information Technology
Time Type: Part time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Local
What You’ll Get to Do:
This is a part-time position, requiring 20 hours per week of support, most of which must be onsite at The Pentagon.
You will be part of a dynamic team which provides specialized support to Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD(R&E)) specifically, the Office of the Deputy Chief Technology Officer - Science and Technology (DCTO-S&T). Candidates will support oversight and program management of science and technology portfolios to solve current and future challenges for the Department of Defense (DoD). The DCTO-S&T requires highly specialized technical, program, and administrative support services to achieve its mission .
More About the Role:
The mission of the Emerging Technologies (ET) Directorate is supervision and oversight of DoD Science and Technology efforts across ET Directorate areas including: Munitions Technologies, Nuclear Delivery Systems Technologies, Operational Energy, Materials, Aerospace Technologies, Biotechnology, Quantum Information Sciences, Future G, Position Navigation and Timing Technologies, Biological and Cognitive Sciences, Counter-Unmanned Systems Technologies, and enabling manned and unmanned-platform technologies across the domains of air, land, sea, and space.
In this role, you will:
Assist in development of DoD-wide ET S&T strategic plans and drafting documentation for DoD-wide dissemination.
Bring an understanding of current state of the art platforms and weapons technology development across the government and private sector in order to assess quality and appropriateness of ongoing and planned DoD research and development programs and assist with identifying and championing critical and enabling technologies research to support the warfighters needs.
Support the development of a strategy for ET investments, including analyzing different models, approaches, or processes, providing expertise through need-based analyses, and communicating investment opportunity information to ET and OSD leadership throughout PPBE process.
Interface with the Secretary of Defense Staff, Joint Staff, Defense Agencies, Services, Department of Energy (DOE), Other Government agencies, industry, and academia.
Participate in various working group meetings, provide meeting minutes/action items, and produce draft responses on the action items/tasks.
Produce analytical products, directives, meeting minutes, reporting documentation, and other requirements necessary for the efficient management of DoD S&T efforts for review and approval by government personnel.
Assist in execution of congressional tasks by tracking legislative developments, congressional reporting requirements and congressional actions, and helping to gather and prepare materials for congressional hearings.
Provide support to activities, meetings and projects to include development of meeting agenda, management plans, and execution strategies; research and analysis of technical content and data; draft and review content (information papers, action memoranda, weekly activity reports, white papers and presentations); and accomplish coordination across required DoD offices.
Draft and coordinate updates to DoD Directives among DoD offices. Coordinate with DoD offices to resolve comments that lead to the successful publication of a new Directive.
Prepare and socialize program governance documents, charters, designation memos, describing program processes, roles and responsibilities, and outreach.
Aid project leads in complying with the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (USD(R&E)) data calls and requirements.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Ten (10) years’ recent and relevant experience providing strategic technical oversight of projects.
Option 1 (preferred): Experience in quantum sensing or timing and systems/electrical/photonics engineering
Option 2: experience in quantum computing and program management
Proficient in technical research and technical writing.
Proficient communication skills, unstructured verbal interactions, briefings, and meeting moderation; and ability to work independently with both junior and senior staff in a distributed environment while maintaining a strong commitment to deliverable schedules.
Education: Master’s degree in scientific, technical, business management, or other related discipline. At the discretion of the Government, specialized experience may be substituted in lieu of specific educational requirements.
Active DoD TS/SCI security clearance.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
PhD is strongly preferred
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 60 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.