Policy Analyst

29 Dec, 2020


Policy Analyst

Arlington, VA

Tuknik Government Services currently has an opening for a Program Analyst. This position will be located in Crystal City, VA and will support TGS and our government customer. This opportunity offers the chance to work with some of the best and brightest minds in the Department of Defense and US Industry to develop, implement, and transition Artificial Intelligence (AI) capability across the Department.

We offer competitive compensation and an extraordinary benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K with company matching, flexible spending accounts, paid holidays, three weeks paid time off, and more.

The exceptionally talented Program Analyst will assist the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC) with building and sustaining the DoD’s artificial intelligence workforce. The successful candidate will support the Product Management Division (PMD) by generating various work products related to the development of artificial intelligence tools and products.


Assist in internal and external coordination with SMEs and other stakeholders
Participate in and schedule meetings as well as managing distro and contact lists
Track the status and completion of required tasks. Ensuring the timely delivery of reports and other work products
Assist in the design, development, and implementation of workflows and processes related to programs, policies, and initiatives
Provide administrative and logistical support for meetings and working groups as needed
Prepare reports, briefs, white papers, correspondences, strategic communications, etc


BA or BS degree in Business, Management or Relevant Techncial Discipline
10 years of related experience supporting DoD Activities
Experience assisting with the development of workflows and procedures
Experience assisting with the design and development of reports and information papers
Experience assisting with the development and management of programs including status tracking and management of cost, schedule, and performance
Strong facilitation skills and the ability to build relationships and interface with the client’s internal and external stakeholders
Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills, a high level of integrity, critical thinking, and leadership
Must be a self-starter that can recognize needs and act with little to no guidance
Able to rapidly understand and apply new concepts
Advanced MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook application skills
Firm grasp of Project Management Methodologies and related concepts and frameworks- PMBOK, Agile, Scrum, ITIL, Lean
Knowledge of Project Management, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation (DFARS), and contract administration
MUST HAVE current/acive SECRET security clearance and be upgradeable to TOP SECRET/SCI, TS/SCI is desirable.
Desired Skills

Prior Federal government, professional services or Federal consulting experience
Professional Certifications such as PMP, ITIL, Lean, Scrum, SAFe, Agile
Knowledge of artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data science concepts, methodology, techniques, and technologies
Experience performing on projects of similar size and scope.

Working Environment & Conditions

This position is primarily indoors, consistent with a standard office position and has a noise level of mostly low to moderate. The incumbent is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The work load may require the incumbent to sit for extended periods of time. The incumbent must be able to read, perform simple math calculations and withstand moderate amounts of stress. The incumbent must occasionally lift and/or move items that weigh up to 25 lbs. Specific vision abilities required for the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Our Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The company is an equal opportunity employer. The company shall not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity (except where gender is a bona fide occupational qualification), national origin, age, disability, military/veteran status, marital status, genetic information or any other factor protected by law. We are committed to equal employment opportunity in all decisions related to employment, promotion, wages, benefits and all other privileges, terms and conditions of employment.

The company is dedicated to seeking all qualified applicants. If you require an accommodation to navigate or to apply to a position on our website, please contact Heaven Wood via e-mail at accommodations@koniag-gs.com or by calling 703-488-9377 to request accommodations.

Learn more here

Job posted: 2020-12-29