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Company: SAIC
Location: Lorton, VA
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Technology, Software, IT, Electronics



SAIC is seeking a Senior Program Analyst. The SAIC Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) Research & Development Directorate (DTRA RD) Advisory and Assistance Services team requires a Program Analyst to support the Counter-WMD Technologies Special Programs Division.  Overall duties involve providing project management support to a Division that manages advanced research and development (R&D) programs focused on countering weapons of mass destruction.  The successful candidate will clearly demonstrate exceptional communications skills and the ability to work in a fast paced program management environment.

Specific Job duties:  Support the Counter WMD Technologies Special Programs Office by:

  • Identifying project requirements
  • Conducting market research
  • Preparing acquisition documentation
  • Preparing purchase request packages for entry into an automated purchase request system
  • Managing project budgets
  • Tracking work progress and funds expenditures
  • Developing project documentation and briefings
  • Supporting DTRA program managers in development of Planning, Programming, Budgeting and Execution (PPBE) documentation


Education & Experience 

  • Bachelor's degree in a business, technical or communications discipline with 6 years of relevant experience or a Master's degree in a business, technical or communications discipline with 4 years of experience
  • Outstanding writing and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in DoD program management and PPBE processes
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office products to include Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.


  • Current/active DoD TS/SCI security clearance.

Preferred Qualifcations

  • Experience in DoD Research and Development programs
  • Experience in support of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency or a similar military staff
  • DoD acquisition or financial experience
  • DoD program management, PPBE, and DoD/federal acquisition experience
  • Certified Project Management Professional
  • Completion of applicable Defense Acquisition University PM Level II courses
  • Completion of DTRA PM specific courses
  • Ability to read contract sections for accuracy, issues and extraction of data to assist management in oversight  
  • Knowledge of/familiarity with PIEE, WAWF and EDA systems (Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment Wide Area WorkFlow, Electronic Data Access)

Target salary range: $75,001 - $100,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

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