Operations Researcher Systems Analyst (ORSA)

Clearance Level
Bagram, Afghanistan

REQ#: G2019-61492

The Operations and Research Systems Analyst directly supports Assessment Cell. ORSAs are uniquely skilled personnel who apply advanced analytical methods to provide recommendations to military leaders to assist in decisions making; they are problem solvers. ORSA personnel properly define the problem, gather facts and make necessary assumptions, generate potential solutions, develop a methodology for solving the problem, analyze the problem using a variety of analytical techniques, clearly communicating the complex problem to the decision makers, and recommend a solution. ORSA personnel will conduct analysis and recommend solutions to NSOCC- A/SOJTF-A staff and Commander at the strategic, operational, and tactical levels. ORSA personnel utilize a wide range of tools to include probability and statistical analysis, optimization, and simulation. ORSA personnel will analyze significant event data in order to identify spatial and temporal trends. They will also develop strategies to effectively allocate or employ limited resources through cost effective means.

Graduate of the Operations Research and Systems Analysis Military Applications Course (ORSA-MAC) or civilian equivalent.

Graduate of the Functional Area 49 course or 361515 Systems Engineering, Operation Research (civilian equivalent).

Familiar with the Total Army Analysis process.

Minimum of three years prior military experience working with Special Operations or experience conducting analysis and recommending solutions in direct support of Special Operations.

Ability to respond rapidly and sufficiently to changing requirements, unexpected contingencies and other challenging situations.

Excellent oral and written communications skills.

Adept at communicating their results in a clear and concise manner to senior leaders.

Secret DoD Clearance

Work 84 hours a week in an austere environment

Pass medical In accordance with CENTCOM Mod 13 Standards



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