Program Analyst

Clearance Level
Program Management
Chesapeake, Virginia

REQ#: RQ138649

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are looking for a Program Analyst to support and advise the Program Manager in planning, managing, and evaluating programs, operations, and processes. The Program Manager's responsibilities include conducting research, analyzing complex data sets and systems, identifying trends, and preparing reports and recommendations. You will also be responsible for drafting policies and procedures, assisting with budgeting processes, tracking and evaluating operational and program performance, and identifying and resolving any issues.

To be successful as a Program Analyst, you should be able to provide expert guidance to optimize systems, procedures, and processes, evaluate operational and program effectiveness and develop solutions to make improvements or address performance issues. An outstanding Program Analyst should have strong project management, analytical thinking, and problem-solving skills.

Program Analyst Responsibilities:

  • Conducting research, analyzing data, identifying trends, and preparing reports.
  • Determining program requirements and making recommendations.
  • Analyzing programs, policies, procedures, and systems and making recommendations to optimize these.
  • Drafting new or revised policies and procedures.
  • Assisting program managers with the development of budgets and schedules as well as tracking metrics.
  • Assessing and advising on potential issues related to costs, schedules, and performance.
  • Advising program managers with regard to planning, testing, and implementing new programs or systems.
  • Identifying and resolving issues and problems.
  • Planning, analyzing, and evaluating the effectiveness of operations and programs.
  • Preparing and presenting reports and recommendations.

Program Analyst Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in business, computer science, or a related field or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of experience as a Program Analyst, Management Analyst, or in a similar role.
  • Experience should be in the latest Windows operating system and Microsoft Office products including Microsoft Project
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and report writing skills.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Advanced computer skills and knowledge of multiple databases and software systems.
  • Ability to collect and analyze complex sets of data.
  • Good critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong project management skills.

Must be a US Citizen

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT 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, or veteran status, or any other protected class.