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Functional Expert Consultant II

Company: Battelle Uk Limited
Location: Portsmouth
Posted on: March 9, 2023

Job Description:

Battelle delivers when others can't. We conduct research and development, manage national laboratories, design and manufacture products and deliver critical services for our clients-whether they are a multi-national corporation, a small start-up or a government agency. We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

The Health and Outcomes and Biotechnology Solutions (HOBS) business line is currently seeking a Functional Expert Consultant II to support our government customer in Portsmouth, VA (partial remote available). This Public Health (PH) program enables our government customer to maximize readiness through force health protection (FHP) strategies and solutions for current and potential Public Health (PH) threats. The core scientific and technical capabilities and product lines in this program are to conduct Health Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Analysis; Disease and Injury Prevention; and PH Consultation and Support for the benefit of active-duty service members, retirees, and their families. Battelle shall enable these capabilities and product lines by providing Scientific and Technical Information (STI) deliverables, by performing Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (RDT&E), and other Research and Development (R&D) related analytical services.

This position is contingent upon award of work.

Job Summary

Utilize functional area expertise gained through direct industry experience to assess the operational and functional baseline of an organization and its organizational components. Identify, research, study, assess, design, facilitate and develop recommendations on mission analysis to improve customer plans and concerns and mission assurance goals in the areas of of knowledge management, information technology, and command and control.


  • Analyze and assess capabilities to create recommended requirements and develop corresponding capabilities to effectively respond to national and international emergencies.
  • Uses in-depth consultative skills and business knowledge based on accumulated experience and education aligned to practice business objectives and processes.
  • Work with senior managers and executives to provide industry vision and strategic direction with regard to their enterprise.
  • Analyze and assess Public Health strategies and initiatives to develop recommendations on impact and shortfalls as they relate to the mission of the customer and its subordinate commands.
  • Perform assessments on processes to identify improvements for operational reporting mechanisms that increase command readiness in the form of responsiveness to the warfighter and develop recommendations for COOP.
  • Guide the determination of information technology inadequacies and/or deficiencies that affect the functional area's ability to support/meet organizational goals.
  • Generate functional area strategies for enhanced IT operations in a cross-functional area mode throughout the organization.
  • Participate in account strategy sessions, strategic assessments and design reviews to validate enterprise approach and associated work products.
  • Develops solutions to a variety of complex problems. May refer to established practices and policies.
  • Research, analyze, and review new communication products.
  • Provides guidance and advice to less experienced staff members.
  • May provide training or direct the work of lower-level staff. Key Qualifications
    • Possess a Bachelor's degree in a related field.
    • At least 5-12 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
    • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
    • Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. government security clearance. Preferred Qualifications
      • A Master's degree is desirable. Benefits: Live an Extraordinary Life
        We care about your well-being, not just on the job. Battelle offers comprehensive and competitive benefits to help you live your best life.
        • Take time to recharge: You get paid time off to support work-life balance and keep motivated.
        • Prioritize wellness: Stay healthy with medical, dental, and vision coverage with wellness incentives and benefits plus a variety of optional supplemental benefits.
        • Better together: Coverage for partners, gender-affirming care and health support, and family formation support.
        • Build your financial future: Build financial stability with an industry-leading 401(k) retirement savings plan. For most employees, we put in 5 percent whether you contribute or not, and match your contributions on top of that.
        • Advance your education: Tuition assistance is available to pursue higher education.
        • Flexible work arrangements: You have options for where you work and when you work. A Work Environment Where You Succeed
          For brilliant minds in science, technology, engineering and business operations, Battelle is the place to do the greatest good by solving humanity's most pressing challenges and creating a safer, healthier and more secure world.

          You will have the opportunity to thrive in a culture that inspires you to:
          • Apply your talent to challenging and meaningful projects
          • Receive select funding to pursue ideas in scientific and technological discovery
          • Collaborate with world-class experts in an inclusive environment
          • Nurture and develop the next generation of scientific leaders
          • Give back to and improve our communities
            COVID-19 Vaccine

            In compliance with President Biden's Executive Order 14042 and the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force COVID-19 Workplace Safety: Guidance for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors, Battelle requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment and continued employment and to provide documentation that they are fully vaccinated. Battelle will provide reasonable accommodations based on a qualified disability or medical condition through the Americans with Disabilities Act or the Rehabilitation Act or for a sincerely held religious belief under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (and related state laws).

            Battelle is an equal opportunity employer. We provide employment and opportunities for advancement, compensation, training, and growth according to individual merit, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, genetic information, disability, veteran-status veteran or military status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal, state, or local law. Our goal is for each staff member to have the opportunity to grow to the limits of their abilities and to achieve personal and organizational objectives. We will support positive programs for equal treatment of all staff and full utilization of all qualified employees at all levels within Battelle.

            The above statements are intended to describe the nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, activities and skills required of staff members. No statement herein is intended to imply any authorities to commit Battelle unless special written permission is granted by Battelle's Legal Department.

            For more information about our other openings, please visit www.battelle.org/careers

Keywords: Battelle Uk Limited, Portsmouth , Functional Expert Consultant II, Professions , Portsmouth, Virginia

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