Cognitive Performance Coach, Lead

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. Boston , MA 02298

Posted 5 days ago

Job Description: Job Number: R0038576

Cognitive Performance Coach, Lead

Key Role:

Provide subject matter expertise in the areas of psychology, performance psychology, counseling, or kinesiology to conduct research across seven functional areas, including cognitive enhancement and accelerated learning, instructor development and training, tactical training, holistic human performance training, curriculum development technology and software development and research, program evaluation and assessment. Analyze and identify needs and provide viable interventions, including training and performance support. Analyze the development of research procedures. Leverage simulation technology and biofeedback to promote excellence and efficiency during physical, technical, and tactical training, including during the challenges of combat operations or pressure situations. Gather data and compile information into documents regarding sport psychology, including mental and cognitive enhancement training techniques. Provide expertise in the subject matter, including applying industry best practices of operational and functional physical fitness from military and professional sports to the development of training and other technology-based learning solutions.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience with psychology, counseling, or kinesiology, including sport or performance psychology

  • Experience with building statistical models and developing machine learning algorithms

  • Experience with data visualization and programming languages, including Python, R, Scala, or Java

  • Knowledge of mathematical and statistical concepts

  • Secret clearance

  • MA or MS degree

  • Army Performance Expert Certification

  • Certified Consultant with Association for Applied Sports Psychology

Additional Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • PhD degree

  • Graduate of the Army's Master Resilience Training Course


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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Cognitive Performance Coach, Lead

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.