Operations research analysts perform work familiar to some military personnel.

Jobs in this career are similar to the following job classifications in the

13R
Field Artillery (FA) Firefinder Radar Operator (Enlisted)
15W
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Operator (Enlisted)
18F
Special Forces Assistant Operations and Intelligence Sergeant (Enlisted)
31D
CID Special Agent (Enlisted)
35G
Geospatial Intelligence Imagery Analyst (Enlisted)
35L
Counter Intelligence Agent (Enlisted)
35M
Human Intelligence Collector (Enlisted)
35N
Signals Intelligence Analyst (Enlisted)
35P
Cryptologic Linguist (Enlisted)
35S
Signals Collector/Analyst (Enlisted)
35X
Intelligence Senior Sergeant/Chief Intelligence Sergeant (Enlisted)
35Y
Chief Counterintelligence/Human Intelligence Sergeant (Enlisted)
35Z
Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Senior Sergeant/SIGINT Chief (Enlisted)
49A
Operations Research/Systems Analysis (Commissioned Officer only)
49W
Trained Operations Research/System Analysis (ORSA) (Commissioned Officer only)
49X
Untrained Operations Research/System Analysis (ORSA) (Commissioned Officer only)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

49C
Operations Research, Combat Operations/Weapon Systems (Commissioned Officer only)
49D
Operations Research, Planning, Programming and Resource Management (Commissioned Officer only)