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Job Details
Job Order Number
JC165013931
Company Name
Guidehouse
Physical Address

Chicago, IL 60684
Job Description

Overview

Guidehouse is a leading management consulting firm serving the public and commercial markets. We guide our clients forward towards new futures that build trust in society and your professional skills along the journey. Join us at Guidehouse.

Responsibilities

This position is for the AFNWC ICBM Directorate ISC 2.0 project.

+ Must possess acute reasoning/problem solving skills

+ Ability to conduct sophisticated experiments and develop theories;

+ Ability to perform complex calculations and mathematical modeling

+ Ability to use computer technology

+ Ability to research and gather information, analyze and organize data, and prepare technical reports

+ Must be thorough and pay attention to detail

+ Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

+ Relevant core and advanced certifications as established/required per local, national and international industry standards or as necessitated by performance requirements associated with Principal level

+ Skill set includes ability to perform all stated/implied duties within the level tier and those reasonably derived from preceding tiers

+ Leads highly complex technical studies and analysis efforts

+ Designs, leads and executes research investigations consistent with sound, robust scientific investigative principles/techniques that meet international standards and are defensible in front of the scientific community

+ Demonstrates solid understanding of science-based principles concentrated in area or work/study

+ Operates, tests, and/or repairs electronic and scientific test equipment

+ Performs collaborative research with team members and/or other partners

+ Conducts effective research by maintaining accurate records of experiments and analyses performed, conducting relevant literature searches, and maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of current methods of experimentation.

+ Contributes to development of new projects by conducting literature searches, experimental research, and proposal writing

+ Contributes to the dissemination of knowledge gained through research by preparing and publishing findings and/or presenting findings via meetings/briefs

+ Remains competent and current through self-directed professional reading, developing professional contacts with colleagues, attending professional development training, and attending training and/or courses required by supervisor

Qualifications

Minimum SECRET security clearance.

There are THREE levels for this position: Principal, Senior, Journeyman with educational and experience requirements as follows:

+ Principal: BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or related field + 15 yrs experience OR MS degree + 12 years of related work experience OR PhD + 9 yrs experience

+ Senior: BS degree in STEM related field + 10 yrs experience OR MS degree + 7 years of related work experience OR PhD + 4 yrs experience

+ Journeyman: BS degree in STEM related field + 4yrs experience OR MS degree + 2 years of related work experience OR PhD + 1 yr experienc

DESIRED:

+ Must be registered/certified or equivalent as appropriate for level of appointment/profession

+ ICBM experience preferred

+ TS clearance desired.

Additional Requirements

+ The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.

Disclaimer

Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.

If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at RecruitingAccommodation@guidehouse.com. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.

Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Rewards and Benefits

Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.

Benefits include:

+ Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance

+ Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays

+ Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance

+ 401(k) Retirement Plan

+ Basic Life & Supplemental Life

+ Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

+ Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

+ Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities

+ Skills Development & Certifications

+ Employee Referral Program

+ Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach

+ Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program


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