Performance Analysis Engineer

Perspecta   •  

Springfield, VA

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Not Specified years

Posted 35 days ago

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways—not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta's talented and robust workforce—14,000 strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories



Seeking an analysis-driven candidate to join Perspecta's dynamic Performance Engineering and Analysis team, a recognized Intelligence Community leader with decades of expertise in providing customers with data-driven analysis shaping the future IC architecture. Our team seeks to influence acquisition and future strategy planning via analysis of transactional data and other inputs to assess the relative reach and value of content, capabilities and platforms in a unique environment.

The ideal candidate will use operations research and data science analytics using commercial off-the-shelf and custom software to analyze the customer's databases which are growing over billions of transaction records. The successful candidate will leverage various statistical analysis and simulation methods to characterize and visualize end-to-end visibility and impact for complex systems and hundreds of end users to provide optimization solutions for current and future enterprise architecture.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Apply technical and analytic expertise to provide quantitative and qualitative engineering analysis for a complex system of systems including forensic analysis related to existing systems and predictive analysis in support of future systems.
  • Analyze and implement custom algorithms for complex data sets used for modeling, data mining and statistical analysis as well as developing custom visualization tools to communicate findings to a large audience
  • Perform predictive analysis to determine future data trends and assess potential chokepoints and system performance issues while evaluating key performance indicators
  • Work closely with teammates to conduct multi-faceted performance analysis
  • Develop analysis reports and briefings to present to varying levels of government customers
  • Support systems engineering technical exchanges and meetings


Required Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI Clearance with Poly
  • Bachelor's degree in CS / Engineering or related technical experience
  • Experience using R, PHP or Python to develop rich visualizations
  • Experience using a relational database such as MySQL, MS SQL Server or Oracle
  • Experience with, Shiny and other interactive dashboard enablement languages, as well as development (and management of) dashboard reports
  • Excellent written and verbal communications, technical/non-technical presentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Self-starter / able to manage multiple tasks and changing priorities
  • Application of data science against satellite and/or geospatial programs for the Federal sector
  • Knowledgeable in cloud technologies; capabilities and limitations

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with regular expressions
  • Experience with command-line interface (CLI) and shell scripting
  • Experience with HTML, CSS and implementation of advanced interactive visualizations via web scripting
  • Experience with IC or DoD mission engineering
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud technology and enablement technologies
  • Familiarity with Jupyter, Pycharm, Spyder, Git