Tomahawk Sea-Launched Attack Missile Exercise (SLAMEX) Program T with Security Clearance
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: November 10, 2019
Description JOB DESCRIPTION: The Defense Systems Customer Group
currently has a career opportunity for a qualified Tomahawk Weapons
System training subject matter expert (SME) to provide Sea-Launched
Attack Missile Exercise (SLAMEX) support for the implementation,
execution, and assessment of the training program and requirements
to support SLAMEX at Tactical Training Group, Atlantic (TTGL), Dam
Neck, VA. Training SMEs are highly-skilled persons with knowledge
gained over years of experience at senior levels. They promote
greater information sharing for staffs and stakeholders. They
provide realistic as well as reliable, consistent support and
well-developed recommendations to various audiences in training and
real world events. They will maintain the integrity of the training
objectives, and maintain a knowledge base that is consistent with
the requirements that cover the full spectrum of the listed
Functional Area duties. SMEs serve as the catalyst for developing
and evaluating requirements. They provide the expertise and insight
to support programs and leaders at all levels, including very
senior levels, civilian and military sectors. They are experienced
subject matter experts in their fields of expertise.
The training analyst in this position will provide SME support and
serve as a Tomahawk SLAMEX trainer supporting the Fleet Response
Training Plan (FRTP), including unit level academic training; Navy
Mission Essential Task List (NMETL)/Navy Training Information
Management System (NTIMS) development tracking and training;
development, execution, and assessment of training scenarios;
shipboard training team and training officer seminars; and fleet
synthetic training (FST) program training at TTGL.
The ideal candidate for this position is a Tomahawk operations SME,
having stood watch on a Tomahawk-equipped platform as a Tomahawk
Weapons Systems operator and/or supported SLAMEX training in a
schoolhouse. In addition, the candidate will have excellent public
speaking, presentation, and time management skills, as well as at
least three years of applicable Training SME experience in:
? Conducting fleet training analyses to identify gaps, training
needs, and solutions
? Developing and modifying training event/exercise scenarios and
? Delivering training in person and/or online
? Developing training curricula
? Managing training projects
? Designing custom training to meet Fleet and Joint training
objectives Specific Functional Area duties will include the
? Develop scenario scripts for SLAMEX and related distributed
? Receive unit exercise participation requests and consolidate the
participation or "player" list.
? Tailor exercise scenarios to include TLAM targets and missions to
achieve participants' NMETL training objectives in accordance with
ships force readiness manual (SFRM) and FRTP requirements and
exercise guidance provided via a Government furnished information
(GFI) planning document or staff event planning meeting.
? Review and incorporate TLAM strike warfare principles, doctrine
and policy, fleet commanders' guidance, current operational trends,
previous SLAMEX and TLAM exercise lessons learned into scenario
? Produce the Tomahawk command information (TCI) including the
strike package and transmit to participants via MDS.
? Review GFI TLAM planning products and provide change
recommendations to achieve training objectives and provide feedback
to the GFI exercise communications plan.
? Identify and submit IP addresses for exercise participant system
access through the TTGL network firewall.
? Provide FST planning support for FST events (FST-GC, FST-J,
etc.), in addition to SLAMEX planning and scenario development
? Provide other Integrated Training Planning for training or
exercises incorporating TLAM training in addition to the core
SLAMEX planning and scenario development. ? Provide SLAMEX Exercise
Support for SLAMEX, FST and other TLAM training, including:
o Turn-on/shut-down, set-up, perform system administration and
configuration, test and monitor system performance of TLAM training
related systems such as GCCS, Tomahawk command and control system
(TC2S), Tomahawk strike network (TSN), and cruise missile training
personal computer (CMTPC) to achieve training objectives.
o Provide participant real-time/remote technical guidance and
troubleshooting of TLAM systems.
o Create/modify the training scenario GCCS track pictures using
CMTPC inputting scenario products into GCCS databases.
o Maintain training databases and archive scenarios. Distribute
TLAM strike tasking products via TC2S in accordance with scenario
? Provide white cell role-play of notional warfare elements (e.g.,
Supporting Arms Coordination Center/Fire Support Coordination
Center [FSCC], ground force commanders, Joint Terminal Attack
Controller [JTAC], and Forward Air Controller [FAC]) as required,
utilizing GFI command and control (C2) systems such as chat and
simulated/real radio voice communications in accordance with
standard naval and joint operational communication and tactical
? Conduct post-game analysis of training systems
fidelity/functionality and provide accurate and complete
documentation of deficiencies. ? Configure TLAM training systems
such as TC2S and TSN to support external requests for assistance
with communications checks, systems testing or use.
? Provide SLAMEX Training Systems Maintenance and System
Administration, including turn-on/shut-down, set-up and performance
of system administration and configuration of TLAM training related
systems such as GCCS, TC2S, TSN, Mission Distribution System (MDS),
? Perform user and admin-level maintenance, configuration, and
maintain related documentation.
? Perform administration functions to sustain work station
operating system/application performance to meet TLAM training
? Review government proposed draft TLAM publications (e.g.,
Tactics, Techniques and Procedures [TTP], Navy warfare publication
[NWP], operational publications [OP], and OPTASKs) and provide SME
feedback regarding TLAM operations and training. ? Provide training
support for Numbered Fleet Commander (NFC) TLAM certifications
through -the SLAMEX program and on-site training visits, as
required. Qualifications REQUIRED BACKGROUN / EDUCATION /
? Must be a U.S. citizen with Top Secret clearance (and SCI
? Active military duty experience as a former Tomahawk watchstander
who served and deployed on board a Tomahawk configured ship.
? Six (6) years of applicable technical and general Training SME
experience (six years in lieu of Bachelor's degree will be
considered). ? Three (3) years of applicable Training SME and
Functional Area experience (see detailed tasks above), including
operational experience with TC2S, TSN, MDS, and CMTPC.
? Four (4) years of experience with the TLAM program, including
involvement in all major phases of TLAM training events (Phases I
? Must possess proven written and verbal communication skills at
the junior management and senior executive level, and be able to
act independently. DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS:
? Bachelor of Arts or Science degree.
? Experience at the senior management level and/or as a Combat
Systems Training Team member.
? Experience at the instructor/evaluator level on a strike group or
NFC staff involving TLAM mission planning and execution.
? Familiarity and solid understanding of the Navy Composite Warfare
Commander (CWC) concept with strong knowledge of TLAM and Navy
? Familiarity with Surface Force Readiness Manual (SFRM), Surface
Force Exercise Manual (SFEM) and use of the Master Scheduling
? Significant experience with FST utilizing the Navy Continuous
Training Environment (NCTE) to conduct scenario development and
integration of LVC capabilities into a realistic training
? Experience as a Joint Semi-Automated Forces (JSAF) simulation
? Recent experience in joint and naval exercises, war gaming, and
? Designation as Afloat Training Specialist/Master Training
Specialist is a plus. Desired Qualifications
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