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ABS Careers Program Analyst in Arlington, Virginia

Program Analyst


The Program Analyst will provide scientific, engineering, technical services and programmatic support to the government client to strengthen existing capabilities in the detection of radiological and nuclear material.

The successful candidate will have project management experience and Bachelor’s degree in a technical field at a minimum.

Major responsibilities will include:

  • Providing advice and guidance in technical areas requiring interpretation of processes and methods, with focus in Data Analytics, Nuclear Engineering, or other technical fields.

  • Monitoring performers' cost, schedule, deliverables, and technical performance.

  • Developing project documents (e.g., spend plans, statements of work, project management plans, etc.)

  • Coordinating and assisting in program/project reviews and assessments.

  • Collecting requirements from, and ensuring continued stakeholder engagement with, other federal partners.

  • Supporting technology demonstration test development and execution.

  • Support radiological and nuclear detection technology research and development programs.

  • Travel: 10-20%.


Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • Familiarity with principles of data analytics, data science, and/or fusion of large data sets a plus.

  • Experience in researching and analyzing system data, with the ability to identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets

  • Ability to use data visualization tools to develop charts, maps, and/or diagrams that can be used to effectively communicate technical findings to a non-technical audience

  • Understanding of how machine learning can streamline workflows and improve decision making.

  • Knowledge or experience with applications and environments such as Hadoop, Splunk, Tableau, Apache Spark, Advance SQL, SSRS, SSAS, and/or Power BI

  • Must be team-oriented with strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability working with a wide array of backgrounds

  • Must possess strong communication, technical writing skills, be an effective communicator of technical information; interaction with DHS operational components (e.g., CBP, ICE, USCG, USSS, etc.) the interagency (e.g., NNSA, DARPA, DTRA, etc.) is a plus

  • Minimum of 10

years is preferable and education may be used as substitute for experience


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, or a related field required. Advanced degree and/or nuclear engineering, nuclear chemistry or big-data analytics experience preferred.

  • Program Management experience, PMP certification a plus


  • Position requires an active secret security clearance with the ability to obtain DHS Suitability;

We areproud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace andperform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Company: ABS Consulting

Job: Compliance, Government & Legal

Primary Location: United States of America-Virginia-Arlington

Work Locations: Arlington, VA CS Client Contact ABSG Consulting Services in Arlington, VA Contact ABSG Consulting Services in Arlington, VA Arlington

Organization: SRC-US-Govt On Site DHS

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 1900168