Strategic Planner

Synectics for Management Decisions Inc

Job Description

We are seeking a Strategic Planner to join our growing team. The Strategic Planner will be supporting The National Coordination Office (NCO) for Networking and Information Technology Research and Development (NITRD) that supports the coordination, planning, budget, and assessment activities for the Federal government's NITRD program. The NITRD Program is the primary mechanism by which the Government coordinates its unclassified networking and information technology (IT) research and development (R&D) investments. This position is located in Washington, DC.


  • Manage the fact-finding, analysis, and development of hypothesis/conclusions, production of final reports, and delivery of presentations.
  • Ensure that the project delivers to client expectations on time and to budget. Has expert knowledge of practice, consulting group, and matrixed organization operations and business objectives. Has in-depth knowledge of market/industry and service line.


  • MA/MS degree required. Strategic Planner will be a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in all functional duties/responsibilities as defined.

Clearance Requirement:

  • Ability to attain and retain a Public Trust Clearance.

Job Type:

  • Full Time
  • Temporarily Remote (COVID-19)
  • Monday-Friday
  • 9p-5p

Our hiring process is 100% online.

About Synectics:

Synectics is a solutions specialist company focused on federal data - gathering, storing, cleaning, analyzing, visualizing, reporting on, and ultimately making it meaningful for stakeholders and their constituents. We call ourselves "Synecticians" because we fuse our ideas and disciplines in every deliverable. We assemble experienced SMEs and solution architects - from different walks of life -to deliver excellence in information technology and data management. It is a privilege to play a behind-the-scenes role in applications that improve the quality of life in America and promote the health and welfare of our citizens.

Our motto? Making Data Meaningful!

Employee Benefits:

Synectics is an Equal Opportunity Employer.We offer a competitive salary and an impressive full benefits package that includes:

Professional Development

Health and Wellbeing

Financial Wellness

Tuition & Training Assistance

Professional Membership Subscription

Technical e-Learning Trainings

Computer Purchase Program

Medical, Dental, and Vision

Paid Time Off (PTO)

11 Paid Holidays

Parental Leave

Life Insurance

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

401 (k) Retirement Plan w/Company Match

Discretionary Profit Sharing

Pre-tax Transportation Benefits

Health Savings & Flexible Spending Offerings

Financial Counseling

We pride ourselves on fostering an environment that supports professional development, growth, and diversity.

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