SAIC’s National Security and Space Division is actively seeking a Nuclear and CWMD Intelligence Subject Matter Expert. The successful candidate will provide on-site nuclear and CWMD intelligence expertise to serve as Government’s primary Point of Contact for intelligence information and WMD threats based on raw and finished intelligence from the Intelligence Community’s and Interagency across the primary mission areas of support to the Nuclear Enterprise, CWMD Enterprise, Treaties and International Agreements, and Foreign Clearance Program (FCP) in support of Headquarters Air Force Deputy Chief of Staff for Strategic Deterrence and Nuclear Integration (AF/A10).
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Advise AF leadership on issues of importance to DAF Headquarters, including setting operational requirements for collection, gathering, processing and dissemination of national and departmental Nuclear and WMD intelligence to key Intelligence offices at MAJCOMs, Combatant Command Air /Space Components, and Organizations across the larger Nuclear and CWMD Enterprises, which may include Joint Staff and OSD
- Liaison with AF/A2/6, and coordinate across the broader Intelligence Community and Interagency spanning agencies across whole of government that have Nuclear, CWMD, Treaties and Agreements, and FCP interests that relate to DAF operations
- Support DAF and MAJCOMs by providing operational impact of threats based on both raw and finished intelligence collected across the Intelligence Community (all regions and all topics) focusing on information pertaining to the Nuclear, CWMD, Treaties and Agreements, FCP, as well as other topics related to DAF operations
- Shall assist A10 by coordinating and collaborating with AF/A2/6 to inform analyses of and assess threats of concern to the Nuclear and CWMD enterprises as depicted in National, DoD, COCOM strategies, policies, and plans (e.g., National Security Strategy, Presidential Directions, Executive Orders, National Defense Strategy, National Military Strategy, other national and military strategic planning guidance, Chairman’s Annual Joint Risk Assessment, Unified Command Plan, Global Combatant Command Plans, Operational Plans; Campaign Plans, National and DoD Intelligence Assessments, Joint Strategic Capabilities Plan, etc.)
- Support A10, as the DAF Nuclear and CWMD Coordination Authority, to ensure that appropriate nuclear and WMD threats of concern are incorporated in DAF, and MAJCOM level strategies, policies, plans, operations, doctrine, training, and exercises
- Review and report sufficiency of intelligence threat assessments within JCIDS documents regarding CBRN Survivability for all Air/Space Mission Critical Systems, Nuclear Systems, NC3 Systems and mission critical systems from other Services that provide specific and critical support for Air/Space operations
- Review and report CBRN Survivability requirement/sufficiency/realistic acquisition approach on all JCIDS mission critical systems
- As directed, liaise with and interact/coordinate regularly with other DoD, Joint Staff, Service, Combatant Command, and MAJCOM offices, the Intelligence Community and Inter-Agency, as well as Whole of Government and/or International representatives in forums, working groups, conferences, and meetings relevant to AF/A10’s mission sets
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
- Minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience as a policy analyst with a Bachelor’s Degree; or a Master’s Degree with thirteen (13) years of experience.
- Possess subject matter expertise on strategic deterrence related analyses, counterintelligence, and WMD systems
- Experience in counterintelligence to provide expertise as it relates to threats posed to Air Force capabilities and advise on key analysis related to the Joint Capabilities Integrated Development System (JCIDS) process and mission critical facilities and systems
- Demonstrated knowledge of and research experience in Nuclear and CWMD-related topics, including strategic deterrence related topics
- Experience incorporating WMD threats into strategy, plans, policy, operations, and doctrine of concern to the Nuclear and CWMD Enterprise, including nuclear deterrence, capabilities, and NC3
- Experience working in and liaising with the Intelligence Community, Interagency, and AF/A2 in integrating intelligence and IC products into analysis and briefings
- Demonstrated working experience with NDO capability Master Plans, including NC3
- Demonstrated experience with integrating intelligence and IC products into nuclear deterrence operations; and for extended deterrence considerations in AF and IC collection and analysis, requirements, methods, and prioritization
- Experience in incorporating WMD issues and concerns, nuclear enterprise issues and concerns, and foreign clearance issues and concerns into AF and IC collection and analysis, requirements, and priorities
- Experience in identifying and highlighting the operational effects and impacts for WMD use against DAF operations based on unclassified and classified information
- Experience in setting operational requirements for collection, gathering, processing and dissemination of national and departmental Nuclear and WMD intelligence to key Intelligence offices at MAJCOMs and Organizations across the larger Nuclear and CWMD Enterprises
- Demonstrated experience working with counterintelligence community and issues
- Demonstrated experience working in complex environments with multiple POCs
- Demonstrated experience in generating briefings; drafting information, point, white, and decision papers; drafting testimony and articles for publication; and, preparing senior Government personnel for public speaking engagements
REQUIRED SECURITY CLEARANCE:
- Possess and maintain an active TS clearance with SCI and sub-compartment eligibility.
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