Principal Analyst, Functional w/Polygraph

General Dynamics Information Technology McLean, Virginia 20598
JOB ID: 2018-39937 4/16/2018 7:43:20 AM




Job Description

Analyzes user needs and performs research and functional analysis on a variety of projects.


Location: McLean; Hours: 5 pm – 1 am (flex schedule possible); Function: Perform Quality control tasks, file conversion, and posting publications to multiple dissemination systems.

- Conducting a quality control (QC) scrub to ensure edited products adhere to the customer’s style guide, customer handbook and quality standards;
- Eliminating errors in classification markings, and validating portion marks and banner markings;
- Reviewing required publication metadata and validating metadata tagging
- Processing products and conducting QC on products for dissemination and archiving;
- Produce Table of Contents and nightly verification email for partner.
Document changes that are made to products and communicate via email to rest of team.
Ensure correct classification.
Run publication macros as needed to correct formatting and layout of products.
Review document metadata and correct as necessary.
Consult with team when errors require substantial format and/or text changes to correct.
Publish documents that have successfully passed QC review.
Ensure published files are loaded into system and sent to proper office for dissemination and archiving.
Attend meetings and training as required and as appropriate.

1. Analyzes user needs to determine functional requirements for a wide variety of projects.

2. Performs technical assessments aimed at improving client systems.

3. Performs functional allocations to identify tasks and their inter-relationships.

4. Researches, identifies, and recommends resources required for task execution and completion.

5. Performs functional modeling based on requirements analysis.

6. Develops new systems or updates existing systems to meet client needs.

7. Serves as technical advisor to clients in assigned subject areas, recommends functional changes, and identifies areas for further investigation.

8. Generates recommendations in the form of technical briefings, reports, and other major documents provided to senior level client personnel.

9. Consults with clients to determine optimum design for assigned projects.

10. Identifies emerging relevant technologies that may result in improvements to current processes and systems.

11. Writes and updates project documentation including system procedures, presentations, and training materials.

12. Conducts functional testing of various systems.

13. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

14. May serve as technical team or task lead.

15. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies and subject areas.

16. Participates in special projects as required.


Bachelor's Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.


8-10 years of related experience.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.




Security:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Location: McLean, VA - Virginia