Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation Strategic Planner- Fort Walton Beach, FL in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Provides senior level strategic planning and budgeting support. Researches, supports, and understands the critical analysis of current and emerging airborne munitions requirements. Develops and recommends budget allocations to reflect key investment priorities. Assists the senior strategic planners to identify and assess key technology maturation efforts. Advises and assists in designing, developing, and implementing managerial cost systems for contract budgeting, cost control, and contract performance management. Operates with senior level staff members and manages external strategic relationships at senior levels.

Assists in the development and management of scientific and technical (S&T;) information associated with assigned programs. Advises on acquisition processes, regulations and laws to ensure compliance and the integration of S&T; efforts with Department of the Air Force and Department of Defense (DoD) priorities. Utilizes thorough understanding of DoD planning, programming, and budget processes.

Aids in generating data, collecting data, and conducting coordination, collaboration, and communication across DoD/Air Force Science and Technology, user requirements, and acquisition communities. Provides written and oral assessments of current status, projected maturity, and viability of programs and their ability to meet identified gaps and needs. Provides analyses to enable informed decisions by senior leaders to shape Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E;) efforts and investments.

Assists in developing tools that inform senior leadership by providing appropriate insight across the life-cycle. Utilizes proficiency in business processes, engineering principles, Air Force acquisition methods and procedures, and strategic planning. Utilizes excellent oral and written communication skills to craft information papers, briefings, oral responses and updates for senior leaders on current issues, or other assigned topics.


  • BA or BS in related field
  • Minimum 12 years related experience
  • Excel skills including mastery of pivot tables, slicers, and pivot charts
  • In-depth knowledge of S&T; and Acquisition policies, procedures and technologies
  • Approximately 25% travel
  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance

Necessary Competencies

  • Honesty, superior ethics
  • Interpersonal savvy, excellent communication skills
  • Ability to be a team player
  • Initiative
  • Positive attitude
  • Professionalism


Awards: _ INTUITIVE_’s many awards showcase our success at building a professional and well-rounded culture of excellence. Awards include Best Small and Medium Companies to Work for in the U.S. in Fortune Magazine, Huntsville Best Places to Work, National Prime Contractor of the Year Award, Best for Vets in Military Times Edge Magazine, Top 50 Companies in America for Workers over 50, Torch Award for Ethics, Family Friendly Business Award, Fit Friendly Company Award, and more. Employees take great pride in these validations of our success.

Giving Back: Giving in the community includes investment of time and effort, as well as monetary action. Very thoughtful in our choices, we focus on helping children and the elderly, as we feel they are most often overlooked. This approach results in meaningful employee involvement as we volunteer at a local school, support organizations that care for the homebound, assist groups that care for homeless children and families, support veteran organizations and activities, et al. Employee feedback shares how very rewarding such activities are.

Fun : Our natural atmosphere of camaraderie and professionalism fosters our coming together to enjoy many events, the success of which is evidenced by great turn-out, lots of fun, and wonderful feedback.

Focus on Health: Very health-conscious from the top down, we incorporate many types of health-related events and activities, resulting in positive impact on health-care cost outcomes. We are a proud winner of the Fit Friendly Company Award from the American Heart Association.

*Incentives: * A robust focus on recognition for performance, accomplishments, and creativity is part of our attracting and retaining skilled and talented individuals, supporting our outstanding retention rates.

Continuing Education : Close attention to the development of our employees and supporting them in many avenues of continuing education are a part of our company fabric, and result in the furthering of the caliber of our capabilities as well as the satisfaction of our employees.

Disability Accommodation for Applicants -- Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address or phone number to contact us about your interest in employment at INTUITIVE: or Juanita Phillips, 256 922-9300 x1132. Our process is to respond and to work with the requestor to identify a workable accommodation to the application process.

Location: Fort Walton Beach, FL

Company Order Number: 1718-68HV

Job Time: Full Time

# of openings: 1