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Summer Internship/Operations Research (JTAAD/JTAG)
Req Code12-276
Job TypeInternship
LocationAlexandria, VA
The Joint Technical and Analysis Group provides analytical support and participate in study teams conducting detailed analysis of Naval capabilities and costs.
• Must be currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Mathematics, Physics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Data Science, or Engineering. 
• An interest in applying analytical methods to solve national security problems.
• Coding experience (for example, Python, Java, C++, VBA, MATLAB, SYSML). 
• Experience with data visualization software (for example, Tableau, Qlik) is desired.
• Ability and interest to participate on project teams developing rigorous analytic solutions for government customers. 
• Ability to present solutions and methods of achieving those solutions understandably in both briefs and papers. 
• Must be proficient in MS Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
• Prior military experience is a plus.
• U.S. citizenship required.
Job Description:
Translate, with the help of subject matter experts, complex military concepts into analytical descriptions and concepts that can be developed in modeling tools.  Support project and program managers in the timely execution of high-importance studies.  Provide clear and concise verbal and written analysis results and insights to program managers and government clients.

Candidates must be able to work independently and as part of a team. Successful candidates will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. citizenship required.

Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc.
Attention: Human Resources
2001 North Beauregard Street
Alexandria, VA 22311-1739
FAX: 703-399-7350
SPA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans)

In addition to professionally rewarding challenges, SPA employees also enjoy an excellent benefits package that includes insurance, leave, parking, and more, plus a generous qualified 401(k) plan.