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Operations Event Support Planner FST-O (SME) - 25751 in San Diego, CA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/14/2018

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Job Description


The FST-O Operations Planner/Operational Level of War (OLW), will be a part time (as required) "subject matter expert" position.

The Operational Level of War (OLW) Technical Support Team M&S FST-O Operations Planner (SME) is a member of the USFF’s Modeling & Simulation (M&S) Operations team in support of Operational Level Fleet Synthetic Training (FST) and Maritime Operations Center (MOC) Training.  The Operations team provides exercise planning, system architecture and event execution solutions utilizing the Navy Continuous Training Environment (NCTE) and Navy Training Baseline (NTB) for the application of M&S technologies and interfaces for use in Joint, Combatant Commander (CCMD), US Fleet Forces (USFF) and the Numbered Fleets training, exercise and experimentation events.  The FST-O Operations Planner is critical to the process of identifying and designing simulation-based events and solution sets for FST-O/MOC Training US Navy exercises.

Duties & Responsibilities:

 • Responsible for supporting FST-O/MOC Training events in direct support of the USFF MOC Training Team.  Support consists of modeling and simulation tools operator, MOC and training audience interaction, and other support as required.  Will cross support other MOC/Fleet AORs/warfare areas. 

• Support will occur at MOC locations and other training audience locations in support of events with travel to MOC sites as required.   MOC training will typically be scheduled 6+ months in advance. 

 • Routine coordination with USFF MOC Training Team, USN MOC operations sites, USFF MOC Support Team and with NCTE Operations teams for planning, systems and network support. 

 • Augment and support Event Planning for CCMD Exercise operations as required.  Coordination with MOC Training Team Planners for CSG level OLW experience.

• Ideally, can serve as a SME for MOC Training systems, tactics, operations and status. Also, serve as a primary operator utilizing the Navy’s primary simulation, Joint Semi-Automated Forces (JSAF) for event support.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's Degree

5+ years military experience. 

Maritime Operations Center/Operational Level of War experience a plus.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Experience in FST or COCOM Exercise programs a plus.  

Experience in Navy surface and TACAIR tactics, processes, and procedures.

Experience in operating the Navy’s primary simulation, Joint Semi-Automated Forces (JSAF)

Security:  Must currently hold and be able to maintain a SECRET Security Clearance

Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.


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