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Operations Research Analysts

Formulate and apply mathematical modeling and other optimizing methods to develop and interpret information that assists management with decision making, policy formulation, or other managerial functions.

Salary Breakdown

Operations Research Analysts

Average

$67,480

ANNUAL

$32.44

HOURLY

Entry Level

$44,310

ANNUAL

$21.3

HOURLY

Mid Level

$64,105

ANNUAL

$30.82

HOURLY

Expert Level

$83,900

ANNUAL

$40.34

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Operations Research Analysts

0

Current Available Jobs

4,820

Projected job openings through 2024


Sample Career Roadmap

Operations Research Analysts

Job Titles

Entry Level

JOB TITLE

Entry Level Operations Research Analyst

Mid Level

JOB TITLE

Operations Research Analyst

Expert Level

JOB TITLE

Senior Operations Research Analyst


Top Expected Tasks

Operations Research Analysts


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Operations Research Analysts

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

KNOWLEDGE

Engineering and Technology

KNOWLEDGE

Administration and Management

SKILL

Mathematics

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Complex Problem Solving

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Active Listening

ABILITY

Mathematical Reasoning

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Inductive Reasoning

ABILITY

Number Facility

ABILITY

Oral Expression


Job Opportunities

Operations Research Analysts

  • Senior ORSA (Operations Research Analyst 4) - 3637
    Huntington Ingalls Industries    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 6 days    

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    Who We Are

    HII-Technical Solutions Division (HII-TSD) is seeking a qualified senior-level ORSA to support our customer, U.S. Air Force Air Combat Command (ACC). The ORSA supports mission integration of the AF’s Information Warfare at operational and tactical levels through multisource intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance, cyber and electronic warfare, and information operations capabilities across the conflict continuum. The incumbent designs, develops, and applies a variety of decision analytics, mathematical and statistical techniques to address operational and planning challenges to facilitate senior leadership decisions. He/she provides unique and timely analysis on a range of pressing, operationally focused issues using multi-source data in the context of interdisciplinary techniques and methods

    What you will do

    • Demonstrates in-depth knowledge and understanding of the All Source Analyst activities required to meet mission requirements.

    • Mastery of qualitative and quantitative analytic methodologies and pursue developments in academia or other fields that affect tradecraft methodology. Ability to define comprehensive, new, or unique research approaches that enable rigorous assessments to address and contribute to high-level tasks.

    • Demonstrates in-depth analysis of analytic operations and knowledge management issues across organizational and intra-IC boundaries and clearly articulates key findings.

    • Ability to work independently and with minimal oversight.

    • Review analytic products for cogent arguments, tradecraft standards, and adequate support for conclusions; routinely tests analytic rigor of analytic products.

    What you need

    • Required Experience: Minimum 10 years of experience related to the specific labor category with at least a portion of the experience within the last 2 years.

    • Required Education: Master’s degree from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. A bachelor’s degree from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and an additional 5 years of related senior experience, for a total of 15 years, is a substitute to the master’s degree.

    Clearance: Must possess and maintain a TS/SCI clearance

    A division of Huntington Ingalls Industries

    This opportunity resides with Defense & Federal Solutions, a business group within Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Technical Solutions division, helps solve tough national security challenges for the Department of Defense, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies. Our expert capabilities include intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), and cyber; secure enterprise IT engineering and operations; military training and simulation; logistics management and integrated product support; and fleet maintenance, modernization, repair and sustainment.

    Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division supports national security missions around the globe with unmanned systems, nuclear and environmental services, and defense and federal solutions. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally. For more information, visit: www.huntingtoningalls.com.

    Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Mid-Level Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer (OR)
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 11 days    

    About Us:

    At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating

    Job Summary:

    As a Mid-Level Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer, you will participate in challenging multi-disciplinary research across integrated product teams consisting of Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC), Signal Processing and Performance Simulation. You will participate in the design, development, and utilization of high fidelity digital simulation software in advanced technical computing environments and contribute in system modeling and data analysis activities for the purposes of supporting new business, missile system design, performance assessment and flight tests according to the program schedule.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    + Participate in the development and implementation of model-based solutions to support mission trade studies and performance simulations and ensure they meet defined requirements and functions.

    + You will contribute your knowledge of performance engineering practices, and procedures, to evaluate work across a wide range of intriguing computational problems.

    + You will contribute and collaborate in a team environment, receiving inputs from the program or team experts, and work on diverse projects, determining and developing approaches and solutions.

    + You will provide development support throughout the product lifecycle.

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    + Bachelors’ Degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Mathematics

    + Must have five (5) years of documented work and/or academic experience in the following areas:

    + Simulation experience with government engagement models like Brawler, Radguns, or ESAMS in a modeling & simulation position and/or project

    + Applying software development processes and object oriented design using C/C+

    + + Using scripting languages such as Shell, Perl, or Python

    + Using numerical computing environments such as MATLAB

    + Creating models and simulations (not solid modeling)

    + Optimizing application performance

    + In System Engineering and Analysis or Operations Research

    + Using Unix or Linux computing environments

    + The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

    Qualifications We Value:

    + Masters’ degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Math preferred

    + Experience with statistical and data analysis and commercial data analysis software packages

    + Experience in Software requirements development

    + Experience in Software design, integration, and test

    + Experience communicating and interacting with government counterparts

    + Experience with distributed simulation protocols such as DIS, HLA or TENA

    + Experience with STL and Boost Libraries

    + Experience in Military CONOPs

    What We Offer:

    Whether you are just starting out on your career journey, or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package including compensation, healthcare, wellness, retirement, work/life benefits, career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    179894

    Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Principal Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer (OR*)
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 11 days    

    About Us:

    At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating

    Job Summary:

    As a Principal Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer, you will participate in challenging multi-disciplinary research across integrated product teams consisting of Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC), Signal Processing and Performance Simulation. You will participate in the design, development, and utilization of high fidelity digital simulation software in advanced technical computing environments and contribute in system modeling and data analysis activities for the purposes of supporting new business, missile system design, performance assessment and flight tests according to the program schedule.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    + Participate in the development and implementation of model-based solutions to support mission trade studies and performance simulations and ensure they meet defined requirements and functions.

    + You will contribute your knowledge of performance engineering practices, and procedures, to evaluate work across a wide range of intriguing computational problems.

    + You will contribute and collaborate in a team environment, receiving inputs from the program or team experts, and work on diverse projects, determining and developing approaches and solutions.

    + You will provide development support throughout the product lifecycle.

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    + Bachelors’ Degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Mathematics

    + Must have eight (8) years or more of documented work and/or academic experience in the following areas:

    + Applying software development processes and object oriented design using C/C+

    + + Using scripting languages such as Shell, Perl, or Python

    + Using numerical computing environments such as MATLAB

    + Creating models and simulations (not solid modeling)

    + Optimizing application performance

    + In System Engineering and Analysis or Operations Research

    + Using Unix or Linux computing environments

    + The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

    Qualifications We Value:

    + Masters’ degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Math preferred

    + Experience with statistical and data analysis and commercial data analysis software packages

    + Experience in Software requirements development

    + Experience in Software design, integration, and test

    + Experience communicating and interacting with government counterparts

    + Experience with distributed simulation protocols such as DIS, HLA or TENA

    + Experience with STL and Boost Libraries

    + Experience in Military CONOPs

    What We Offer:

    Whether you are just starting out on your career journey, or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package including compensation, healthcare, wellness, retirement, work/life benefits, career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    179704

    Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Mid-Level Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer (OR*)
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 11 days    

    About Us:

    At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating

    Job Summary:

    As a Mid-Level Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer, you will participate in challenging multi-disciplinary research across integrated product teams consisting of Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC), Signal Processing and Performance Simulation. You will participate in the design, development, and utilization of high fidelity digital simulation software in advanced technical computing environments and contribute in system modeling and data analysis activities for the purposes of supporting new business, missile system design, performance assessment and flight tests according to the program schedule.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    + Participate in the development and implementation of model-based solutions to support mission trade studies and performance simulations and ensure they meet defined requirements and functions.

    + You will contribute your knowledge of performance engineering practices, and procedures, to evaluate work across a wide range of intriguing computational problems.

    + You will contribute and collaborate in a team environment, receiving inputs from the program or team experts, and work on diverse projects, determining and developing approaches and solutions.

    + You will provide development support throughout the product lifecycle.

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    + Bachelors’ Degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Mathematics

    + Must have five (5) years of documented work and/or academic experience in the following areas:

    + Applying software development processes and object oriented design using C/C+

    + + Using scripting languages such as Shell, Perl, or Python

    + Using numerical computing environments such as MATLAB

    + Creating models and simulations (not solid modeling)

    + Optimizing application performance

    + In System Engineering and Analysis or Operations Research

    + Using Unix or Linux computing environments

    + The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

    Qualifications We Value:

    + Masters’ degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Math preferred

    + Experience with statistical and data analysis and commercial data analysis software packages

    + Experience in Software requirements development

    + Experience in Software design, integration, and test

    + Experience communicating and interacting with government counterparts

    + Experience with distributed simulation protocols such as DIS, HLA or TENA

    + Experience with STL and Boost Libraries

    + Experience in Military CONOPs

    What We Offer:

    Whether you are just starting out on your career journey, or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package including compensation, healthcare, wellness, retirement, work/life benefits, career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    179703

    Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Mid-Level Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer (OR)
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 11 days    

    About Us:

    At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating

    Job Summary:

    As a Mid-Level Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer, you will participate in challenging multi-disciplinary research across integrated product teams consisting of Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC), Signal Processing and Performance Simulation. You will participate in the design, development, and utilization of high fidelity digital simulation software in advanced technical computing environments and contribute in system modeling and data analysis activities for the purposes of supporting new business, missile system design, performance assessment and flight tests according to the program schedule.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    + Participate in the development and implementation of model-based solutions to support mission trade studies and performance simulations and ensure they meet defined requirements and functions.

    + You will contribute your knowledge of performance engineering practices, and procedures, to evaluate work across a wide range of intriguing computational problems.

    + You will contribute and collaborate in a team environment, receiving inputs from the program or team experts, and work on diverse projects, determining and developing approaches and solutions.

    + You will provide development support throughout the product lifecycle.

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    + Bachelors’ Degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Mathematics

    + Must have five (5) years of documented work and/or academic experience in the following areas:

    + Simulation experience with government engagement models like Brawler, Radguns, or ESAMS in a modeling & simulation position and/or project

    + Applying software development processes and object oriented design using C/C+

    + + Using scripting languages such as Shell, Perl, or Python

    + Using numerical computing environments such as MATLAB

    + Creating models and simulations (not solid modeling)

    + Optimizing application performance

    + In System Engineering and Analysis or Operations Research

    + Using Unix or Linux computing environments

    + The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

    Qualifications We Value:

    + Masters’ degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Math preferred

    + Experience with statistical and data analysis and commercial data analysis software packages

    + Experience in Software requirements development

    + Experience in Software design, integration, and test

    + Experience communicating and interacting with government counterparts

    + Experience with distributed simulation protocols such as DIS, HLA or TENA

    + Experience with STL and Boost Libraries

    + Experience in Military CONOPs

    What We Offer:

    Whether you are just starting out on your career journey, or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package including compensation, healthcare, wellness, retirement, work/life benefits, career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    179897

    Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Mid-Level Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer (OR*)
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 25 days    

    About Us:

    At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating

    Job Summary:

    As a Mid-Level Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer, you will participate in challenging multi-disciplinary research across integrated product teams consisting of Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC), Signal Processing and Performance Simulation. You will participate in the design, development, and utilization of high fidelity digital simulation software in advanced technical computing environments and contribute in system modeling and data analysis activities for the purposes of supporting new business, missile system design, performance assessment and flight tests according to the program schedule.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    + Participate in the development and implementation of model-based solutions to support mission trade studies and performance simulations and ensure they meet defined requirements and functions.

    + You will contribute your knowledge of performance engineering practices, and procedures, to evaluate work across a wide range of intriguing computational problems.

    + You will contribute and collaborate in a team environment, receiving inputs from the program or team experts, and work on diverse projects, determining and developing approaches and solutions.

    + You will provide development support throughout the product lifecycle.

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    + Bachelors’ Degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Mathematics

    + Must have five (5) years of documented work and/or academic experience in the following areas:

    + Applying software development processes and object oriented design using C/C+

    + + Using scripting languages such as Shell, Perl, or Python

    + Using numerical computing environments such as MATLAB

    + Creating models and simulations (not solid modeling)

    + Optimizing application performance

    + In System Engineering and Analysis or Operations Research

    + Using Unix or Linux computing environments

    + The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

    Qualifications We Value:

    + Masters’ degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Math preferred

    + Experience with statistical and data analysis and commercial data analysis software packages

    + Experience in Software requirements development

    + Experience in Software design, integration, and test

    + Experience communicating and interacting with government counterparts

    + Experience with distributed simulation protocols such as DIS, HLA or TENA

    + Experience with STL and Boost Libraries

    + Experience in Military CONOPs

    What We Offer:

    Whether you are just starting out on your career journey, or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package including compensation, healthcare, wellness, retirement, work/life benefits, career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    179703

    Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Principal Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer (OR*)
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 25 days    

    About Us:

    At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating

    Job Summary:

    As a Principal Operations Research Analyst and Simulation Developer, you will participate in challenging multi-disciplinary research across integrated product teams consisting of Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC), Signal Processing and Performance Simulation. You will participate in the design, development, and utilization of high fidelity digital simulation software in advanced technical computing environments and contribute in system modeling and data analysis activities for the purposes of supporting new business, missile system design, performance assessment and flight tests according to the program schedule.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    + Participate in the development and implementation of model-based solutions to support mission trade studies and performance simulations and ensure they meet defined requirements and functions.

    + You will contribute your knowledge of performance engineering practices, and procedures, to evaluate work across a wide range of intriguing computational problems.

    + You will contribute and collaborate in a team environment, receiving inputs from the program or team experts, and work on diverse projects, determining and developing approaches and solutions.

    + You will provide development support throughout the product lifecycle.

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    + Bachelors’ Degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Mathematics

    + Must have eight (8) years or more of documented work and/or academic experience in the following areas:

    + Applying software development processes and object oriented design using C/C+

    + + Using scripting languages such as Shell, Perl, or Python

    + Using numerical computing environments such as MATLAB

    + Creating models and simulations (not solid modeling)

    + Optimizing application performance

    + In System Engineering and Analysis or Operations Research

    + Using Unix or Linux computing environments

    + The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

    Qualifications We Value:

    + Masters’ degree in Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, or Math preferred

    + Experience with statistical and data analysis and commercial data analysis software packages

    + Experience in Software requirements development

    + Experience in Software design, integration, and test

    + Experience communicating and interacting with government counterparts

    + Experience with distributed simulation protocols such as DIS, HLA or TENA

    + Experience with STL and Boost Libraries

    + Experience in Military CONOPs

    What We Offer:

    Whether you are just starting out on your career journey, or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package including compensation, healthcare, wellness, retirement, work/life benefits, career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    179704

    Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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