Service Support Subject Matter EXpert (SME) for Special Operations Joint Task Force (SOJTF) Exercise Support - 30019 in Fayetteville, NC at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 12/21/2019

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Job Description

Serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the research, design, coordination and conduct of Special Operations Joint Task Force (SOJTF) level exercise(s) that implements the capability of 1st Special Forces Command (A), Special Operations Joint Task Force headquarters staff.

Qualified candidate will be able to build exercise scenarios/frameworks based on the unit Commanders¿ training objectives, with the purpose of improving the SOJTF Headquarters¿ staff¿s readiness and capability.

Examples of  training objectives are (however not limited to these): exercise mission command, exercise and refine battle rhythm and staff processes, execute and assess the effects of integrated lethal and non-lethal Special Operations Forces (SOF) operations, plan and monitor joint and coalition SOF operations, develop and maintain a joint and inter-agency intelligence estimate that enables a comprehensive targeting cycle, counter enemy electronic warfare and cyber operations, and maintain mission command capabilities in a degraded communications environment.

Facilitate the SOJTF Headquarters meeting the training objectives; examples include but are not limited to: establish a task force, provide command and control, conduct joint force staff operations, conduct special operations activities, conduct joint intelligence operations, manage information/surveillance/reconnaissance (ISR), coordinate personnel recovery, integrate multinational and inter-agency participation, and provide operational sustainment. 

 Provide services, between the hours of 7:30 AM ¿ 4:30 PM Monday through Friday, except federal holidays or when the Government facility is closed due to local or national emergencies, administrative closings, or similar Government directed facility closings. Personnel will have routine access to Government-controlled facilities.

  • Serve as a Service Support Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Special Operations Joint Task Force (SOJTF) Exercise Support
  • Minimum Education Requirement: Associate degree.  Two years of related military experience may substitute for academic degree. Or two years of experience researching, planning, preparing, coordinating, and executing Mission Rehearsal and Command Post Exercises (MRX/CPX) may substitute for academic degree.
  • Special Skills/Qualifications Required:  Graduate of a U.S. Military Officers Education System course above entry level training: Captain Career Course, Intermediate Level Education, Basic Warrant Officer Course, Warrant Officer Advance Course, or equivalent.  Or graduate from one of the following:
    • U.S. military Non-commissioned Officer Education System course: Advanced Non-commissioned Officer Course, First Sergeant Course or Sergeants Major Course.
    • Must have the ability to formulate and integrate exercise scenarios into training environments and/or exercises. 
  • Minimal Background/Experience Required:  Assignment to Special Operations Forces (Special Forces, Military Information Support Operations, Civil Affairs, Ranger Regiment, Special Operations Aviation, Special Mission units), or assignment to one of the following: Military Intelligence, Logistics Corps, Field Artillery. (Equivalent assignments within other Department of Defense military branches apply).   
  • Additional Desired Qualifications/Experience: One year of experience researching, planning, preparing, coordinating, and executing SOJTF Mission Rehearsal and Command Post Exercises (MRX/CPX). 
  • Security Clearance: Secret clearance.



Security Clearance: Secret

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