Special Operations Strategist - 31625 in Tampa, FL at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

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Job Description

Position Overview :

The Special Operations Strategist is a Subject Matter Expert with the geopolitical and cultural expertise necessary to conduct strategic/regional studies and assessments for the analysis, assessment, and synchronization of the command strategy, strategic plan, and strategic appreciation. A Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility is required . Primary place of duty will be at Government offices in Tampa, FL, with travel required on an as-needed basis.

Responsibilities :

• The Special Operations Strategist will develop and coordinate future plans and strategy, and present and effectively advise USSOCOM leadership on how to leverage U.S. Government, Interagency, and private-sector capacity in support of the command mission.

• Demonstrate the capability to execute program and project management; operational planning, and coordination processes. Knowledge of policy review and development of analytical, acquisition and logistics methods and procedures in relation to CBRN operations and programs.

• Provide geo-political expertise and ability to conduct strategic/regional studies and assessments for the potential application of strategy, plans, and tactics.

• Work independently and coordinate with key officials in DoD, Joint Staff, Services, Combat Support Agencies and Other Government Agencies.Work in an environment to stimulate cooperation and joint planning by such agencies to get needed programs into execution and make services easier and quicker to obtain.

Requirements :

• Expert knowledge of strategic theory, experience in Strategic Operational Design, SOF strategic roles and missions, and experience with the various national level strategic documents.

• Education/Experience: Senior Service College with 5 to 7 years of relevant experience an or Master’s Degree in strategic issues with 3 to 5 years of relevant experience.

• TS Clearance w/SCI eligibility required

Additional Requirements :

o SOF-related strategy experience with: DoD, Joint Staff, Global Combatant Command (GCC), or Functional Combatant Command (FCC).

o Comprehensive knowledge of special operations doctrine, tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) required for developing, coordinating, and implementing strategy, policy, future plans, and operations.

o Ability to effectively present and verbalize complex military and technical information, respond to questions from groups of executives, managers, co-workers, and supported customers in English

Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info


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