The National Security Group of SAIC is seeking
a Subject matter expert (SME) on AOC/COD operations and functions as related to
theater level Command and Control (C2) associated with exercises hosted by or
supported by the Distributed Mission Operations Center (DMOC) at Kirtland AFB,
NM. The AOC SME will support four
Virtual Flags (VF) annually with one involving coalition partners, specialize
warfighter-focused-events (WFE), C2 weapons school training and other events
with specialized training objectives. The SME shall support planning meetings,
develop and execute test plans, develop scenarios, and ensure internal systems
are functional prior to event execution. During execution, the SME shall bring
credible expertise in C2 mission areas for white force execution, operation of environment
generators and virtual systems identified in government directions document
(DD), interact. The SME will familiar
with Air Operations Center support systems (PFPS/JMPS, MAAPTK, JADOCS, TBMCS,
C2CORE, or any other ATO/ACO generation system), and participate in scenario
review to ensure desired exercise learning objectives are achievable. When AOC response cell is unavailable, SME must
be able to replicate AOC responsibilities in support of DMOC exercises.
The bomber subject matter expert, requires US military
bomber crew member who will work, as part of an integrated engineering and
operational SME team, to provide operational, tactical, and analytical
expertise for the planning and execution of Air Combat Command’s Distributed
Mission Operations Center warfighter training, testing, and experimentation
exercises/events. Additionally, this
effort supports Live, Virtual and Constructive system development and
operational exercise support within a synthetic battlespace
- Responsibilities of the selected candidate will include support of
several activities within the DMOC to include:
- Participate in
Virtual Flag (or other exercises) scenario development and scenario generation
for the AOC and Bomber weapon systems to achieve the desired DLOs, training,
operational integration, and Tactics, Techniques , and Procedures (TTPs).
- Develop route files
using government flight planning systems (PFPS and/or JMPS) to fit into the
scenario and to produce Constructive Force Generation entities to “fly” in the
synthetic battlespace. Coordinate with
other SMEs for force generation deconfliction and packaging when required.
- Support the
development of exercise Comber Plans Division (CPD) documents including Air
Operations Directive, (AOD) Air Tasking Orders (ATO), Air Coordination Orders
(ACO), coordination cards, communication cards, Master Scenario Event List
(MSEL), SPINS, aircraft SCLS, etc.
- To the degree
required, replicate AOC responsibilities focused on CCO, SODO, SADO, C2DO,
SIDO, Airspace and DTC tasks in support of DMOC exercises.
- Responsible for
the translation of operational bomber training requirements into exercise
design, build and execution and will support requirements definition for
Virtual and Constructive simulations, scenario generation tools, mission
planning tools, interactive system requirements, and exercise collaboration
- Work with system
engineers to plan, coordinate support for, and execute system integration
testing and will operate selected constructive simulators, within the DMOC, to
support site/system integration and Virtual Flag/other exercise scenario
- Cover all US bomber
mission areas concerning exercise planning, development, and execution to
support warfighter training requirements across the joint services and
coalition partners. Interface with military
SMEs, from other weapons systems, to form a theater level exercise executing
cutting edge TTPs and missions in the DoD today and in the future.
Operational experience will be extremely
beneficial in understanding how operational and tactical C2 interfaces with the
weapons systems of each service and their roles and responsibilities within
each of the various theaters of operations.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
- Minimum of five (5) years of experience as a military
analyst with a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Statistics, Operations Research,
Mathematics, or a related discipline; or three (3) years of experience with a
Master’s Degree in Applied Statistics, Operations Research, Mathematics, or
- Military service
related experience controlling and directing theater level forces.
- Must understand exercise design, development and
training principles associate with AFTTP mission threads.
- Familiar with ATOs, ACOs, SPINs, TNLs, ACP, AOD,
RTL, JMSEL, etc.
- Experienced with Mission Planning tools (PFPS,
JMPS, Falcon View, etc.)
- Graduate of
the 505 CTS AOC Initial Qualification Training or an
operational tour in an Air Operations Center, preferably as Chief of Combat
Operations, Plans, or senior watch officer position.
Commander qualified/USAF Weapons Instructor Course Graduate
- DMO experience working with Live, Virtual, and Constructive (LVC)
- Systems engineering background - preferably in military
- Computer generated forces or environment generators (e.g. Next
Generation Threat System (NGTS) and Distributive Information Warfare
Constructive Environment (DICE)) experience
- Familiar with TBMCS, C2Core, or any other ATO/ACO and force
- Familiar with C4I systems (GCCS, JDOCS, ADSI/JRE, etc.)
- Network integration - DMON, ARCNet, NCTE, etc.
- Technical writing and test reporting
- Active Secret with ability to obtain and retain Top Secret with
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