Operations Research Analyst in Dayton, OH at DCS

Date Posted: 3/15/2023

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Job Description

Infoscitex is seeking an Operations Research Analyst to perform modeling, simulation and analysis using the latest tools and techniques to support the DOD decision making process. 

At Infoscitex, a DCS Company, you will find an inclusionary culture of multi-disciplinary teams supporting the defense, aerospace, human factors, and security markets. With over 20 years of proven success in these industries, Infoscitex has become one of the most established and trusted defense contractors in the Dayton region and beyond. With an aspiration for growth and advancement, the company continues to pursue and gain new customers while providing high quality solutions for organizations across the DoD such as the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL).

Where do you fit? At Infoscitex, we recognize our greatest attribute for continued growth and success is recruiting and retaining outstanding employees. With that in mind, there is an immediate need for an Operations Research Analyst within the Battlespace Analytics Department in our Dayton, OH facility supporting AFRL at Wright Patterson AFB. From the first day, you will join a team comprised of other technical analysts, software developers and military subject matter experts where your unique experiences and skills will be valued.

What problems will you solve? An employee in this role will assist with the analysis of integral new aerospace technologies such as hypersonic concepts, autonomy, machine learning, and advanced propulsion and aircraft design. You’ll join a team at the leading edge of developing and implementing Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis capabilities for our US Air Force and Department of Defense customers. 

What benefits will you find? With your career growth at the forefront, Infoscitex supports employees by fostering an environment that encourages career advancement and recognition for success. We will provide you with training and educational assistance to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. We offer a highly competitive benefits package that promotes a good work-life balance.  

Essential Job Functions:

In this role, you could expect to: 

  • Develop and implement constructive, virtual (operator-in-the-loop), and M&S-powered simulations for engagement, mission, and campaign level analysis.
  • Learn and apply the latest statistical and machine learning techniques to provide insightful analysis for decision makers.
  • Collaborate with operational and technology experts to ensure realistic and relevant simulation of new technologies in warfighting environments. 
  • Execute experiments and studies, analyze results, and present findings to senior leaders. 

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

At least a BS degree in a STEM related discipline with at least 2 years of related experience.

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

The successful candidate for this position will have the following attributes: 

  • The willingness to work locally (remote employment is not possible). 
  • Demonstrate initiative and a team orientation. 
  • Apply strong communications skills. 
  • Exhibit strong critical thinking skills. 
  • Experience with object-oriented programming principles.

Desired Skills:

Although not firm requirements for employment, an ideal candidate may bring the following attributes:

  • Two years-experience as an operations research analyst or M&S professional. 
  • MS in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, or related technical discipline. 
  • Active U.S. DoD security clearance, Secret or higher. 
  • Knowledge and experience with Modeling & Simulation (M&S) environments (constructive and virtual) and/or Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis (MS&A) concepts. 
  • Experience with engagement, mission, or campaign level simulation environments.
  • Familiarity with modern military systems, both foreign and domestic. 

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