Business Assistant Job

Company Name: Alliant Techsystems

Location: Dulles, VA, US

Job Duration: 2021-11-09 to 2021-12-09


Job ID: DEB20172501-38089

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, more than 12,000 employees, and operations in 17 states across the U.S. and in several international locations, Orbital ATK is a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission — whether it’s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch or protecting our nation. Headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, we design, build and deliver space, defense and aviation systems for customers around the world, both as a prime contractor and merchant supplier. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential.

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary and comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental, 401(k), tuition reimbursement and much more.

Orbital ATK is currently seeking an experienced Business Assistant to provide support to our Space Systems Group engineering and operations teams in our Dulles, VA offices.

Role description:

The Business Assistant is responsible for executing Project tasks as they relate to Knowledge Management and Model Based Enterprise in support of the space systems group engineering/operations groups.

Job Duties:

• Work with Knowledge Management team to complete off the shelf and custom product administration
• Work with the engineering and operations directorates to document complex use cases
• Work with the engineering and operations directorates to build implementation plans
• Work with the engineering and operations directorates to ensure quality of tool implementations
• Train users during internal product roll out and implementation
• Complete tasks assigned on time
• Other duties as assigned

Model Competencies:

• Innovation Management
• Functional/Tech Skills
• Work/Life Balance
• Business Acumen
• Organizing
• Understanding Others
• Action Oriented
• Ethics and Values
• Patience
• Creativity
• Technical Learning

Experience Requirements:

• 0-2 Years’ experience in a business analyst role

Skills & Qualifications:

• Ability to train others
• Ability to learn off the shelf software functionality and administration


• A Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BS) is required

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products – and your ideas – into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you’ll be amazed at what you can do!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Orbital ATK Space Systems Group is one of the world’s preeminent satellite builders and advanced space systems providers. We design, manufacture and operate small- to medium-class satellites for communications, imaging, science and national security space applications. We are a market-leading supplier of space components that power and enable satellites of all classes and are pioneering innovative in-orbit satellite servicing technologies. We are also a premier provider of space-related engineering services to government agencies and laboratories.