|Policy Research Analyst|
Company: SRI International
Location: Arlington, VA
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 10/19/2021
Expire Date: 12/19/2021
Job Categories: Research & Development
Policy Research Analyst|
The Research Analyst, as part of SRI International's Center for Innovation Strategy and Policy (CISP), will contribute to innovation policy research, analysis, and evaluations for a diverse range of clients, based out of our Arlington, VA location (Remote work due to COVID)
CISP helps organizations, regions, and countries achieve long-term economic and social impact through effective investments in science, technology, and innovation. Our team conducts research, analysis, program evaluation, and strategic planning for private and public-sector clients around the world.
We collaborate with our partners and clients in the following areas:
Innovation Ecosystem and Workforce Development
Innovation Strategy and Training
Complex Program Evaluation
Science and Technology Program Support
Advanced Analytics in R&D Analysis
The Research Analyst will work across all these areas and will:
Work on multiple simultaneous projects, independently and under the direction of project leaders.
Apply a variety of analytic methods to explore and assess diverse and complex data sets.
Manage and conduct routine analysis, table and output creation, and quality control for client analytic and publication needs.
Produce pieces of well-written high-quality reports and presentations for clients in collaboration with team members.
Occasionally travel domestically and internationally (when conditions permit).
1Ė5 years of work experience in policy issues related to science, engineering, competitiveness, innovation, technology development, program evaluation and/or economic development.
U.S. Citizenship required due to government contract requirements.
Research experience involving quantitative methods including programming and statistical.
Knowledge of software applications such as Excel and programming languages such as R and Python desirable.
Bachelorís degree or masterís degree in public policy or other policy-oriented field in the social sciences.
At SRI, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the increased transmissibility with recent variants, all SRI Employees must be fully vaccinated and provide proof thereof as a condition of continued or future employment with SRI. Accommodations due to medical or religious exemptions will be considered.