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Statistician, Senior - 35602 Job in Wright Patterson Afb, Ohio US

Statistician, Senior - 35602

Alion Science and Technology Corporation - Wright Patterson Afb, OH

Posted: 2/18/2021 - Expires: 5/19/2021

Job ID: 224551848

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Job Description

Job Description

Seeking a candidate with an education and background in applied statistics, applied mathematics, engineering, operations research, and/or test and evaluation to join the Homeland Security Community of Best Practices (HS CoBP) team located at the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. The candidate will provide direct support to the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) acquisition programs; providing Scientific Test and Analysis Techniques (STAT) support while working with the HS CoBP strategic team to assemble/lead a community of government, industry, and academic experts to assess future homeland threats to inform T&E plans across eight DHS T&E capability areas.
 Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems
 Cyber Security and Resilience
 Information Technology
 Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems
 Cloud Technologies
 Systems Reliability
 Sub-terrain (Cross Border Tunnels) Detection Technologies
 Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear and Explosives Detection and Interdiction

As a STAT expert, the candidate will work with a team of diverse experts providing direct support to DHS acquisition programs while authoring authoritative capability area and T&E best practices. Strategic planning and STAT support will include:

 Leading the development of test strategies, technical test designs, and post-test analysis
 Employing various techniques and methods such as design of experiments, Bayesian analysis, regression modeling, and reliability planning
 Skill using MATLAB, Basic SAS, Python, R Programming, and the like
 Supporting special studies for topics of interest to DHS senior leadership
 Leading and mentoring T&E practitioners in STAT processes and technical test design
 Communicating solutions to leadership orally and in writing, clearly and accurately
 Providing specific recommendations, best practices, case studies, and lessons learned

Required:

 Experience in some or all the eight capability areas listed above
 Master of Science in Applied Mathematics with a focus in applied statistics and computational mathematics

 Strategic thinker with ability to focus on the analysis of critical factors and variables to influence the long-term success of an organization.
 Strong technical research and writing skills to prepare authoritative works
 Exceptional interpersonal and team building skills to lead a community of disparate subject matter experts across industry, academia, and government

Preferred:

 Three to five years of STAT experience delivering recommendations, analysis, modeling and simulation, and design of experiments to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of T&E activities
 Experience in developing and drafting T&E related or the like coursework

Security Clearance: Secret

Security Clearance: Secret


Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

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Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
No
Education Level:
No school grade completed
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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