Junior Program Analyst
REQ #: 05-2014

Location: San Diego, CA

Posted on: 09/16/2014 - 1:11 pm

Status: Filled


CaVU Consulting Inc. is seeking a Junior Program Analyst to work in San Diego. This entry-level position will work under direct supervision, provide program support to Automated Digital Networking System(ADNS), specifically to the program’s Assistant Program Managers (APMs). Experience will be gained through a combination of online courses, job shadowing/observation and on-the-job training. The ideal candidate will be resourceful, keen on learning and have demonstrated result-oriented communication and analytic skills.

SCOPE OF WORK: Under direct supervision, will provide program and acquisition support to PMW-160’s ADNS Program Office in the area of Tactical Networks support.

  • Under supervision, builds, plans, executes, and tracks acquisition plans against engineering milestones and/or schedules.
  • Observes and participates in technical discussions and in the integration of multiple programs.
  • Identifies potential program trends and risks and report to management.
  • Performs meeting coordination and facilitation, database support, generating program/project status, cost and schedule indicators, project schedule trends, critical path analysis, schedule optimizations and engineering analysis.
  • Participates in all key meetings, generates, distributes meeting minutes and action items. Facilitates various meetings and discussions.
  • Provides weekly status reports and generates bi-weekly inputs for meetings.
  • Participates in relevant program and engineering meetings and Integrated Product Teams (IPTs).
  • Supports program engineering leadership decision processes.
  • Documents risk trends and reports observations.
  • Under direction, creates technical briefings/documentation; produces discussion papers; creates meeting agendas; captures, produces and monitors action item tracking and minutes as required.
  • Under direction, provides input to program/engineering team for budget drills, data calls, acquisition calendars and regular acquisition reports. Program liaison with oversight over various engineering and cybersecurity projects.
  • Under direction, provides support to the program’s network engineers in prioritizing, managing and completing Engineering Change Requests (ECRs).
  • Navigate and use various databases and tools.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • B.A./B.S preferred
  • 0-2 years of technical experience
  • Advanced in MS office including Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Self-Starter requiring minimal oversight
  • Able to work independently and in team environments
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal
  • Comfortable working in and speaking to large groups
  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Project
  • Technical writing experience
  • Defense Acquisition knowledge
  • Navy C4I knowledge

We offer an excellent corporate culture, and highly competitive compensation. For more information about our organization, please see the “CaVU People” page on our website: www.CaVUConsultingInc.com


Position Status: Filled

Travel: 10%

Clearance: Active Secret


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