Operations Research Systems Analysis Analyst (1243)

Operations Research Systems Analysis Analyst (1243) | Annapolis Junction, 20701, Annapolis Junction, MD, US

Referral Eligible 



Zapata Technology is seeking a cleared person holding a TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph to become an Operations Research System Analysis (ORSA) in Annapolis Junction, MD. 

Check out the details below and our awesome benefits here. 


Essential Functions:

  • Provide overall ORSA support
  • Develop advanced analytical methods and predictive analysis
  • Develop framework for tools data and processes
  • Develop threat, risk, and mitigation models
  • Participate in team building research efforts
  • Preform resource allocation analysis
  • Research and document process workflow and data flows
  • Provided problem identification and requirements analysis


Job Qualifications:

Required Qualifications and Skills include:


  • Ability to apply decision analysis methods to determine usefulness and value of analytic tools.
  • Ability to learn and experiment with 
  • Must be able to perform analytic tradecraft requirements and analysis.
  • Ability to facilitate analytical exchanges and decision-making meetings.
  • Ability to conduct analytical exchanges, organize data and provide a support line.
  • Ability to simulate the flow of data through analytic process workflows.
  • Ability to perform critical path analysis
  • Ability to mentor and communicate 
  • Team player


Education/Experience include:

  • Fifteen (15) years’ experience as a ORSA or related field 
  • Or Bachelor’s degree in applicable field (math, science, computers, engineering) with a minimum of twelve (12) continuous work experience.
  • Work experience shall include twelve (12) years of intelligence Community or comparable experience in operational research analysis or related field.


Working Conditions:

Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer. Use of standard office equipment such as scanners and printers, phones, and laptops. 


Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

Full time position


Clearance Requirement and Background screening:

Employment is contingent on maintaining the required TS/SCI clearance with polygraph, as well as other factors, including, but not limited to, drug screens. 


AAP/EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Disabled/Veteran

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.