Kratos Technology & Training Solutions Program Analyst in Arlington, Virginia

Job Description:

Kratos Defense & Rocket Support is currently seeking a Maritime Domain Awareness Program Analyst. The successful candidate will assist in the development and analysis of reports, technical documentation, and Common Operating Picture (COP) and Common Maritime Picture (CMP) visualization requirements across the full range of MDA technologies and capabilities. Support the identification and analysis of MDA-related data sources, requirements, information management processes, and barriers to information exchange as they apply to DoN, DoD, and other interagency and international partners. Support MDA-related technology assessments including research and technical input as related to mission objectives such as cloud-based information exchange, space initiatives, and other emerging technologies. Analyze the interdependencies among maritime programs and align maritime information sharing, domain awareness systems/programs, and capabilities using data architectures and stated requirements from appropriate MDA stakeholders. Utilize web services/development and Extensible Markup Language (XML) to support the analysis, development, and implementation of the National MDA Architecture to ensure interoperability among MDA-related systems and capabilities.

Provide analysis, recommendations, and technical assessments pertaining to the effectiveness, suitability, and employment of MDA-related technologies and capabilities including, but not limited to, Maritime Safety and Security Information System (MSSIS), Domestic Common Maritime Picture (DCMP), MDA Levels of Awareness (LOA), and National Information Exchange Model (NIEM). Support the analysis and development of MDA-related capabilities for advanced technology and technology insertion issues through the employment of methods such as pilot project testing, field and lab demonstrations, trade-off-analysis, modeling and simulation, and Joint Capability Technology Demonstrations (JCTD).

Assist in the improvement, development, and content management of the Drupal based website supporting the National MDA Architecture ( to include the updating and developing of new content and supporting pages for the Implementation Guide, National MDA Architecture Plan, artifacts, and DCMP associated products.

Experience and Skills:

Must have the following:

  • Active DoD Top Secret clearance
  • Minimum 7 years progressive experience (a minimum of three years of which were in a managerial capacity) in capability definition and operation of IT, space systems, Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems and/or unmanned systems.
  • Knowledge of Capital Planning and Investment Control
  • Development of Enterprise Architectures, Standards, Governance, Policy; Information Assurance/Security
  • Department of Defense Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) Process and Navy Concepts experience

Job Tracking ID: 85347-227451

Location: Arlington, VA

Job Type: Full-Time/Regular

Date Updated: October 25, 2016

Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)

Level of Education: BA/BS

Starting Date: ASAP