Broadband Policy & Compliance Analyst (Hybrid)

Greenbelt, MD, USA
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Job Description

Policy meets impact! Do you crave a dynamic role where you can combine your understanding of regulations with a passion for making a real difference? Join JSI's growing Regulatory Affairs department as a Policy & Compliance Analyst and play a vital role in bridging the digital divide for rural communities.

Leverage your existing experience to support our team and ensure clients navigate the ever-evolving landscape of rural broadband policy and compliance. This is your chance to develop in-depth knowledge, collaborate with industry leaders, and become a champion for connecting underserved communities across America.


  • Empower clients with knowledge by analyzing complex legal and regulatory information and translating it into clear, concise communication for clients. 
  • Conduct in-depth research on federal and state regulations specific to rural broadband deployments. 
  • Assist in developing and maintaining compliance resources for clients, drawing on your understanding of relevant regulations. 
  • Collaborate with the team to prepare presentations and client advisories on regulatory updates, actively participating in brainstorming sessions to develop effective communication strategies. 
  • Maintain clear and timely communication with clients, ensuring they receive the information they need. 
  • Support business development initiatives 
  • Stay up-to-date on industry trends and regulatory changes impacting rural broadband.
  • Participate in team meetings, actively contributing to discussions and brainstorming solutions. Leverage your experience to identify areas where you can take initiative and contribute unique perspectives.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Juris Doctorate (JD)
  • Two years’ professional experience in the telecommunications industry or relevant internships with regulatory bodies (FCC, NTIA, USAC, USDA), communications providers, trade associations, think tanks, or state agencies are strongly preferred.
  • Exceptional attention to detail, coupled with outstanding client service skills and the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Proficiency in essential software applications, including Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Teams, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint), SmartSheets, and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Impeccable organizational skills allow you to manage and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced, dynamic, high-volume work environment.
  • A demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal guidance while thriving in a collaborative team setting.
  • Strong written communication skills.
  • The ability to easily navigate diverse teams and cultures, fostering a positive and inclusive work environment.
  • A growth mindset.

*This role has a minimum billable hours requirement


At JSI, you will have a rewarding and challenging career at every level of the organization. JSI is committed to providing our employees with:

  • Professional growth and development opportunities.
  • A diverse, dynamic, and stimulating work environment.
  • Educational opportunities.
  • A competitive salary and benefits package.

About JSI

JSI is a full-service consulting and broadband solutions leader, providing a complete range of operational, financial, management, engineering, regulatory, and strategic assistance to US communications providers for more than 60 years.

Notably, JSI can assist with designing and operating broadband networks, funding applications, forecasting, competitive pricing, mapping, feasibility studies, intercarrier billing, operational reform, strategic partnerships, company valuations, and more. We also offer a full range of OSP and ISP engineering services, including central office, optical transport, FTTx, IPTV, CATV, and wireless. JSI has more than 500 professionals on staff in its Maryland headquarters and in its regional offices in Alaska, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, Texas, Utah, and Wisconsin. To learn more, please visit us at