Senior Communications Specialist

ASRC Federal Data Solutions, LLC

Washington, DC

ASRC Federal AFSS is a premier provider of systems engineering, software engineering, system integration and project management services for real-time, mission-critical defense systems. We are seeking a full-time Communications Specialist to support a NASA contract in Washington, D.C.


The Mission Support Directorate (MSD) at NASA Headquarters is seeking a Communications Specialist to join its exciting mission.  The MSD provides effective and efficient institutional support to enable the Agency to successfully accomplish its missions. It focuses on reducing institutional risk to NASA's current and future missions by improving processes, stimulating efficiency, and providing consistency and uniformity across institutional capabilities and services. MSD oversees management of the functional areas of the Offices of the Chief Human Capital Officer, Strategic Infrastructure, Procurement, Protective Services, and the NASA Shared Services Center. In addition, MSD provides a coordinating function of all mission support services including the Office of the Chief Information Officer, the Office of the Chief Financial Officer, Office of Communications, and the Office of STEM Engagement. 



  • Provide technical advice, update and support the implementation of a Communications Strategy.
  • Develop communications products; disseminate materials and conduct engagement activities through multiple channels to reinforce timely key messaging.
  • Develop and conduct stakeholder communications needs assessment; develop and support the resulting actions to address those needs.
  • Develop visual and structural design concepts.
  • Support content and application development.
  • Enhance current and planned new tools through development of user-friendly graphical designs that align and coordinate a branding theme across MSD.
  • Develop and implement best practice organizational design elements to support a positive user experience.
  • Develop and maintain current SharePoint or system content; develop dashboard concepts, and design and organization of dashboard elements, including detailed analysis and organization of metrics into informative user stories
  • Provide consulting for digital, web and software application user experience, design, and implementation support.
  • Event coordination (i.e. Town Halls, Ask-Me-Anything’s, Virtual Engagement Sessions, etc.)
  • Other duties as assigned.