Senior Organizational Development Analyst

Clearance Level
Organizational Development
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ98910

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT’s Organizational Development (OD) team drives initiatives that support the alignment of leadership, culture team performance and our enterprise strategy.  As a member of the GDIT Organizational Development (OD) team, the OD Senior Analyst supports efforts to build greater leadership and organizational capacity with key focus on support for building our leadership alignment and capacity. In this role, the ideal candidate actively delivers outstanding customer service and serves as a trusted advisor to stakeholders. 

Our ideal candidate will have strong consulting and stakeholder management skills, a passion for improving individual and organizational performance, and experience in supporting and delivering initiatives in the areas of talent management, organizational development, change management or other related HR areas.  He/She must have a highly collaborative work style and effective interpersonal skills to help build trusted relationships.  The OD Sr Analyst is curious, self-aware and willing to learn and grow.

  • Support the GDIT talent review and succession management efforts to help scale current efforts going forward and support the development of an approach, timeline and stakeholder map for an enterprise-wide succession management effort at key leadership levels
  • Co-design and co-facilitate sessions, as needed, to educate GDIT HRBPs and leaders on succession management objectives, criteria, leadership competencies and the assessment tool
  • Contribute to other OD initiatives including, but not limited to a team framework, hybrid work guidance, change management, strategy, focus groups, meeting design and facilitation
  • Work closely with other members of the OD team to help develop solutions and provide consultative guidance to leaders and HR colleagues on OD related topics
  • Contribute to OD efforts as needed such as team effectiveness sessions, focus groups, team alignment sessions, survey development, change management efforts and analysis with the goal of understanding challenges, analyzing issues, resolving conflicts, exploring and implementing solutions
  • Partner with other HR Centers of Excellence to integrate OD initiatives into other HR activities
  • Infuse best practices and research to further enhance the OD initiatives and continue to adapt our approach as a function
  • Co-facilitate meetings/sessions to further develop facilitation and team coaching skills both virtually and in-person
  • Contribute as needed to the Organizational Development team on other activities as identified

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Human Resources, or related field and at least 5+ years of relevant progressive professional experience
  • HR Experience aligned to OD or talent management in large scale environments
  • Experience in at least two of the following areas:
    • succession planning or high potential identification
    • change management initiatives
    • leadership development experiences
    • employee engagement initiatives
    • learning and development
    • human capital consulting
  • Ability to master technology tools to implement processes
  • Excellent verbal and proactive communications; provide information on a timely basis and raise concerns or issues with urgency and transparency
  • Strong, professional communication in all forms of communications; email, verbal, PowerPoint and MS Word documents
  • Experience and comfort in presenting virtually and facilitating virtual meetings in Zoom and MS Teams
  • Strong analytical skills and critical thinking
  • Experience in presenting ideas, approaches and processes to various leadership levels
  • Strong organization skills and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong interpersonal skills: listening, straightforwardness, rapport-building, trust, compassion, humility
  • Understanding of and curiosity to expand business acumen
  • Sense of urgency and initiative and ability to prioritize in a fast-changing environment
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiar with assessment tools such as Myers-Briggs, DiSC, Strength Finder or another leadership/team assessment
  • Master’s Degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology or related field
  • Understanding of enterprise software, particularly HRIS and other Talent Management technologies (e.g., succession planning, recruiting, performance management, learning management)

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.

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.