Operations Research Systems Analyst (ORSA)

02 Caci-Federal
United States
$85,800 - $180,200 USD yearly
Operations Research Systems Analyst (ORSA)

Job Category: Science

Time Type: Full time

Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI

Employee Type: Regular-Rotational Traveler

Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%

Type of Travel: Local

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What You’ll Get to Do:  

As a CACI-SOAS Operations Research Systems Analyst(ORSA), you will provide operations analysis support to our government client and forward deployed units, with a focus on proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destructions (WMD), assessing the Great Power Competition (GPC), and countering improvised threats and the networks that finance, build, or employ such threats. You will provide this analytic support through on-site work and provide a reach-back analysis support function in a CONUS location or while embedded with supported OCONUS elements. Duties will include taking structured and unstructured data and distilling the information into a cohesive analytical product for both the senior military audiences and the warfighter.  You will execute your mission through integration of data from diverse intelligence disciplines, including SIGINT, MASINT, GEOINT, IMINT, and HUMINT to illuminate trends, entities, and networks of interest, supporting both conventional and other forces CONUS and OCONUS. 

More About the Role:  

Your expertise will support multi-intelligence teams, social analytical teams, and special operations analytical teams; and include actionable, insightful recommendations based on data driven analysis of operations. You will provide subject matter expertise that is highly skilled at data mining, statistical analysis, causal analysis, and geospatial analysis. You will analyze unit operations through Operations Research techniques, produce trends assessments and analysis, support decision-making analytical products, and provide information to the government client regarding the effectiveness of client and threat initiatives. Additionally, ORSAs will provide analysis of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) procurement and proliferation within the Great Power Competition (GPC), identify trends and patterns of improvised threats, develop and analyze threat networks, and provide predictive analysis of a diverse set of activities to assist in operational and strategic planning. 

As part of the ORSA team you will provide unique skillsets that integrate military knowledge and experience with mathematics, statistics, quantitative analysis, and other scientific techniques to effectively solve a wide array of complex problems. As an ORSA, you will manage and analyze large quantities of data, translate data into useful insights, and develop strategies and metrics to provide on-site tactical, operational, and strategic courses of actions to senior leaders and decision-makers. Additionally, as part of the ORSA team you will provide leaders with actionable insights from data-driven analysis of operations, processes, and capabilities to identify trends, inform assessments of effectiveness, and mitigate risk. In addition to supporting our organization, ORSAs are able to support deployed units and embed with those units in operational theaters. As part of an embed team, ORSAs are provided full reach-back capabilities and support. 

Travel Requirements: 10% (Position prefers candidates to be willing to travel CONUS/OCONUS for a 90 day rotation about once every two years) (Locations: Germany, Italy, Hawaii, Florida, Iraq, Kuwait, etc.)

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:  

  • Two years of experience conducting Operations Research or Data Analytics.  
  • Experience in mathematics and statistics.
  • Current TS SCI Clearance,
  • The ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:  

  • Experience conducting operations analysis in support of DoD, CCMDs or Services as military, government and/or contractor support.
  • Master’s degree in one of the following disciplines: Operations Research, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, or Statistics
  • Experience with SAS, R, Python, ArcGIS, and Palantir.
  • Relevant deployment experience in a combat theater.
  • Experience with C-IED techniques, tactics and procedures.
  • Experience with Counter-small Unmanned Aerial Systems (C-sUAV).

What We Can Offer You:

  • CACI-Special Operations and Asymmetric Solutions Operating Group resides within CACI’s Operations Support and Services Sector. As the premier provider of Special Operations capabilities; Tactical Advisory and Embedded Support; intelligence Applications to Law Enforcement; security cooperation and OCONUS Training Support Delivery for the company, CACI-SOAS has a reputation for uncompromising standards of quality in its people and its performance. Joining the CACI-SOAS team is a mark of excellence for those employees who complete our rigorous Mission-Focused Staffing process.
  • CACI-SOAS’s mission places its personnel against the government’s most critical emerging challenges. Work with us, and you’ll be working with a team making a difference across the globe.
  • CACI-SOAS offers competitive benefits, generous flex time off as well as numerous learning and development opportunities.
  • As the Prime Contractor for this effort, CACI-SOAS offers unmatched stability and growth potential within the program.

This position is contingent on funding and may not be filled immediately. However, this position is representative of positions within CACI that are consistently available. Individuals who apply may also be considered for other positions at CACI.


What You Can Expect:


A culture of integrity.

At CACI, we place character and innovation at the center of everything we do. As a valued team member, you’ll be part of a high-performing group dedicated to our customer’s missions and driven by a higher purpose – to ensure the safety of our nation.


An environment of trust.

CACI takes pride in fostering a diverse and accessible culture where every individual feels supported to chart their own path. You’ll have the autonomy to take the time you need through a unique flexible time off benefit and have access to robust learning resources to make your ambitions a reality.


A focus on continuous growth.

Together, we will advance our nation's most critical missions, build on our lengthy track record of business success, and find opportunities to break new ground — in your career and in our legacy.


Your potential is limitless. So is ours.

Learn more about CACI here.


Pay Range: There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, geographic location, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, education, and certifications. Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. At CACI, you will receive comprehensive benefits such as; healthcare, wellness, financial, retirement, family support, continuing education, and time off benefits. Learn more here.

The proposed salary range for this position is:

$85,800 - $180,200

CACI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.