Operations Analyst

Colorado Springs, CO
United States

Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Yes Top Secret
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description


If you are looking to make a difference as an Operations Analyst with demonstrated qualifications and proven experience in Space Systems to include MILSATCOM, Global Positioning System, Space Based Infrared, Joint Space Operations Center Mission System, and space weather systems then the Qualis Corporation has the right position for you. Qualis is seeking an experienced Operations Analyst for Test Design, Data Collection, Analysis and Reporting for our nation's most strategic, and significant space systems in support of Operational Test and Evaluation. This dynamic environment is waiting for you. See if you meet the requirements listed below and join our team. Qualis has industry leading health and educational benefits. This position will be ready for you on 7 January 2019 with the primary work location at Peterson AFB, CO.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform analysis of the system
  • Perform analysis of test capabilities
  • Identify test capability requirements
  • Identify test capability shortfalls
  • Develop methodologies and tools
  • Identify mission critical functions and equipment
  • Estimate potential impacts of threats upon functions and equipment
  • Design tests using Design of Experiments (DOE)
  • Identify potential mission impacts
  • Review, analyze and report to test director status of Systems Program Office (SPO), and developmental contractor’s systems documentation
  • Analyze subsystem’s technology readiness levels
  • Assist in translating user requirements into program/system requirements
  • Identify the System Program Office's (SPO) plans for Developmental Test (DT)
  • Identify deficiencies in DT plans and data requirements that must be addressed in OT
  • Identify OT data that can be collected during DT events (Integrated Testing)
  • Identify appropriate test tools and methods required to conduct OT
  • Participate in and represent OT interests during Integrated Testing
  • Participate in dedicated OT events
  • Analyze, characterize system performance and report results of OT and IT&E events

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Must possess a bachelor's of science degree in Statistics, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, or Systems Engineering
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in the field of Operations Research. A master’s degree in one of these fields is highly desirable
  • Background in operational testing highly desired
  • Background in space systems, missile warning, satellite communications, global positioning system, space situational awareness, or overhead persistent infrared systems is desired
  • Position requires practical application of:
    • Independently formulating and applying design of experiments
    • Independently formulating and applying analytical tools, specifically: means, medians, percentiles, deviations, ANOVA, Generalized Linear Regression, Logistic Regression, and Factor Analysis
    • Independently creating automated analytical tool sets as necessary
    • Academic and practical application of the verification, validation and accreditation of modeling and simulation
  • Air Force Institute of Technology Test and Evaluation certificate highly desired
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment while being able to prioritize work to balance multiple projects and deadlines
  • Must have the ability to quickly understand the customers’ overall technical objectives and mission and provide effective solutions
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills along with customer interaction and presentation capabilities
  • Must be able to work effectively alone, unsupervised, or within a group
  • U.S. Citizenship required

Travel: 15-20% travel requirement.

Security Clearance:

  • Must hold an active DoD Top Secret security clearance and be SCI eligible.
  • Must be able to maintain level of clearance required for this position.