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Predictive Modeling Analyst - Senior

Chantilly, VA 20151
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The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.


Seeking analysis-driven candidates to join Perspectas dynamic Performance Engineering and Analysis team, a recognized Intelligence Community leader with decades of expertise in providing customers with data-driven analysis shaping the architecture of the future. Come join our team in exciting analysis crossing agency boundaries and providing solutions, which address the exponential growth in GEOINT data in the context of modernizing infrastructure, content, CONOPS, services, and cloud-enabled tools and applications.

Predictive Modeling Analyst

The Performance Engineering and Analysis team focuses on the modeling, analysis, and optimization of orbits, satellite access, and system performance at all levels for space architectures. We develop sensor models and system visualizations; perform system and architecture performance assessments, perform orbital coverage and geolocation analysis. The team develops and maintains special-purpose applications to support our analyses; performs model validation and correlation based on available data to assure accurate replication of vehicle behavior and analyzes simulation results to draw actionable conclusions and compose technical reports for our customer.

Duties include:

  • Performs Modeling & Simulation to determine mission benefits and impacts of near and long term future enterprise capabilities spanning the entire tasking, collection, processing, exploitation and dissemination (TCPED) cycle.
  • Supports joint CONOPS and performance requirements development for integration and initialization of new data source capabilities into NGA ground enterprise.
  • Conducts end-to-end mission performance optimization analysis to ensure systems being implemented meet user timeline needs and that ISP (compute/storage/transport) is optimized
  • Defines enterprise/system/component volumetric, timeline, and other performance requirements
  • Guides Mid-level and Junior-level systems architects in the development of proposed changes to the solutions architecture design based on analysis of requirements and new technology.



  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program.
  • Senior level working experience in government or industry in relevant work areas including: Enterprise Architecture, Solution Architecture, Data Architecture, Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF), or Intelligence Communitys (IC) Program Architecture Guidance (PAG).


  • Working knowledge of orbital mechanics, aerospace and physics in the context of satellite operation and remote sensing.
  • Provide technical expertise in the areas of space system architecture; model and analyze sensor performance and satellite access to ground points and other architectural elements.
  • Ability to interpret requirements, specifications and CONOPs documents
  • Experience in leading and performing data analytics and assessments; compare performance of architecture variants and conduct trade studies
  • Working knowledge of intelligence community TCPED
  • Working knowledge of remote sensing collection performance; understanding of end-to-end Satellite engineering
  • Create, modify and maintain code as needed (using C, C++, Fortran, Perl, SQL, R, MATLAB, python)

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-12-03 Expires: 2021-01-02

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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