Center for Naval Analyses - Senior Fellow
CNA fosters an inclusive culture that values diverse backgrounds and perspectives. Our flexible and engaging work environment encourages iterative and creative collaboration at every stage of the problem solving process. Our employees are committed to helping clients develop effective solutions to better manage their programs through scientific, data-driven approaches.
We are looking for creative and innovative individuals to help carry out our mission.
PRIMARY PURPOSE Advises Research Division Vice Presidents, Research Team Leaders and/or President & CEO on issues related to area of expertise. Reviews papers and research projects. Conducts research, as appropriate.
JOB DESCRIPTION AND/OR DUTIES
1. Provides input and advice to CNA leadership staff. 2. Reviews papers, briefings and project approaches that are technical or operational in nature. 3. Identifies project opportunities and executes them, as appropriate. 4. Performs other duties as assigned.
JOB REQUIREMENTS 1. Education: Bachelor's degree in related field required; advanced degree preferred. Experience may be considered in lieu of degree. 2. Experience: Fifteen years of operational and/or policy experience directly related to area of expertise is required. 3. Skills: Demonstrated expertise in dealing with analytic aspects of expertise area; ability to identify issues and find ways to contribute in an unstructured environment; ability to interact with the research staff and management; ability to interact with sponsors.
CNA is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service and protected veterans, or other non-merit based factors. In addition to federal legal requirements, CNA complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. These protections extend to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting and hiring practices, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training and career development programs. For more information about EEO protections, please view the EEO is the law posters below: "EEO is the Law" Poster; "EEO is the Law" Poster Supplement. The pay transparency policy is available here: Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Poster
To be considered for hire, all individuals applying for positions with CNA are subject to a background investigation. For positions requiring access to classified information, U.S. citizenship is required. Individuals will also be subject to an additional government background investigation, and continued employment eligibility is contingent upon the ability to obtain and maintain an active security clearance.
- Job Family Research
- Job Function Career Path II - Expert & Research Specialist
- Pay Type Hourly