Strategy Manager

Date: Jun 2, 2023

Location: Tysons Corner, Virginia, US

Company: QinetiQ

Who Are We?

We are a world-class team of professionals who deliver next generation technology and products in robotic and autonomous platforms, ground, soldier, and maritime systems in 50+ locations world-wide. Much of our work contributes to innovative research in the fields of sensor science, signal processing, data fusion, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and augmented reality (AR).

QinetiQ Inc.’s dedicated experts in defense, aerospace, security, and related fields all work together to explore new ways of protecting the American Warfighter, Security Forces, and Allies. Being a part of QinetiQ Inc. means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. 

Why Join QinetiQ Inc.?

If you have the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges, then you will experience a unique working environment where innovative teams blend different perspectives, disciplines, and technologies to discover new ways of solving complex problems.  In our diverse and inclusive environment, you can be authentic, feel valued, be respected, and realize your full potential. QinetiQ Inc. will support you with workplace flexibility, a commitment to the health and well-being of you and your family and provide opportunities to work with a purpose. We are committed to supporting your success in both your professional and personal lives.

QinetiQ US is seeking a skilled, mid-career, highly motivated individual to be an integral part of the Corporate US Strategy team. You will support the strategic growth and operational maturity of QinetiQ US, working with experienced industry leaders, as we progress towards our strategic objective of building a disruptive, mid-tier, multibillion dollar US defense company. You will have a high visibility and high impact role in the organization, partnering and working collaboratively with the business units and functions to support strategic planning, strategic projects, M&A, partnerships, and investments.


Your Contribution to the Mission:


  • Work closely and collaboratively with senior executives and leadership on key strategic challenges and initiatives
  • Support and spearhead strategic projects that can range from industry and market assessments, competitive analysis, program management, operational design and improvement, M&A assessment, financial and business case analysis, and executive decision making
  • Support the development of strategic frameworks and the annual strategic planning process
  • Execute structured and unstructured data analysis
  • Develop briefings and white papers on strategic and industry topics
  • Conduct market research and participate in industry events


To Land This Job, You Need:


  • BA/BS in Engineering, Finance, Business, or a related field
  • 5-7+ years of experience, preferably in strategic planning or management consulting
  • Mission oriented, fiercely curious
  • Exposure and understanding of the US Defense industry
  • Strategic thinker, capable of applying strategic frameworks to complex, unstructured problems to develop and assess solutions
  • Capable of developing decks, briefs, and white papers suitable for Executive levels
  • Strong business acumen
  • Team oriented, self-starter with excellent collaboration and communication skills
  • Research and analytical skills, proficient working with and visualizing large datasets
  • Organization skills
  • Attention to detail


Job Type:  Full Time

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

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QinetiQ Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All Qualified Applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.