Naval Fires Training Analyst, Expeditionary Warfare Training Group, Atlantic Job
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: October 12, 2018
Naval Fires Training Analyst, Expeditionary Warfare Training Group, Atlantic (EWTGL) (Job Number:440577)Description:JOB DESCRIPTION:The Engineering, Integration, & Mission Solutions (EIMS) Market Segment, in support of the Defense Systems Customer Group, currently has a career opportunity for a Naval Fires training subject matter expert (SME) and analyst to provide Naval Surface Fire Support (NSFS) training using the Integrated Maritime Portable Acoustic Scoring System (IMPASS) at Expeditionary Warfare Training Group, Atlantic (EWTGL) in Virginia Beach, VA.Training SMEs are highly-skilled persons with knowledge gained over years of experience at senior levels in their fields of expertise. 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 of the civilian and military sectors.The ideal candidate will be a former Navy Fire Controlman or Operational Specialist with at least four years' experience as a trainer/evaluator and two years' experience with NSFS. Also, a viable candidate will have sufficient expertise and experience to provide academic support and serve as a shipboard naval fires operational trainer supporting the Fleet Response Training Plan (FRTP), including unit level academic/classroom 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 EWTGL. In addition, he/she 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 curricula--- Managing training projects/training project plans (TPP)--- Designing custom training to meet Fleet and Joint training objectivesSpecific Functional Area tasks include:--- Provide NSFS training to units (classroom and live) using the 20E18B shore-based trainer and IMPASS for synthetic and live, at-sea naval fires training.--- Provide IMPASS support as team leader, safety observer, buoy deployers, spotters and IMPASS control unit operators.--- Provide IMPASS deployment training for unit and strike group level naval surface fires training program as required in support of FRTP precertification and sustainment training.--- Provide system performance feedback to applicable engineering and maintenance commands to ensure long term IMPASS viability.--- Support naval surface fires training requirements in live and synthetic exercises and events.--- Provide virtual spotting services in support of NSFS courses of instruction (COI) using the 20E18B shore-based trainer.--- Provide academic training and education in person. Provide SME COI for NSFS Mobile Training Teams (MTT), Focused Team Training (FTT), and refresher training.--- Develop, maintain, and distribute instructional material supported by outlines, lesson plans, reference material, briefs, lectures, videos, scenarios, animations, handouts, student and instructor workbooks and study guides, testing materials, critiques, and feedback.--- Provide support for curriculum review, development, and implementation for academics of warfare training requirements for NSFS.--- Provide detailed post-mission reports and scoring information.Qualifications:REQUIRED BACKGROUND / EDUCATION / SKILLS:--- Must be a U.S. citizen with an active Secret clearance.--- Active military duty (U.S. Navy) experience, including recent training / instructional/ evaluator experience, multiple tours on naval ships, and experience with naval gunfire control systems.--- Six (6) years of technical and general Training SME/Analyst experience (eight years in lieu of degree will be considered).--- Four (4) years of experience as a trainer/evaluator.--- Three (3) years of applicable Naval Surface Fires Training SME and Functional Area experience (see detailed tasks above).--- Two (2) years of operational/technical experience as NSFS team member on (or knowledge of) MK-34/MK-160 gun computer system/scoring systems or MK-86 Gun Fire Control System (GFCS) and familiarity with IMPASS operations, Naval Fires certification procedures, Naval Surface Fire Support (NSFS) tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP), and Joint Fires concepts.--- Experience in use of MS Office (e.g., Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint) products.--- Possess proven written and verbal communication skills at the junior management and senior executive level, and be able to act independently.--- Must be willing and able to work extended hours during certification events.--- Must have the ability to medically screen for underway operations on a U.S. Naval vessel.--- Must have the physical ability to lift 50 lbs. and be able to deploy and retrieve mobile buoys from a naval ship during various weather conditions and climb or descend a Jacobs Ladder from various vessels.--- Must be willing to travel overseas and in CONUS up to 10 percent of the time, including support of underway missions several days (up to 12 hours/day) in duration.DESIRED SKILLS:--- Bachelor of Arts or Science degree.--- Experience with the Computer Aided Dead Reckoning Tracer (CADRT) of Naval Fire Control System (NFCS).--- Experience implementing naval fires training requirements and associated Expeditionary Warfare training requirements.--- Familiarity with the Global Command & Control System - Maritime (GCCS-M).--- Deep understanding of all phases of the FRTP and Optimized Fleet Response Plan (OFRP).--- Experience as Combat Systems Training Team member.--- Designation as Afloat Training Specialist/Master Training Specialist.--- Familiarity with fleet and type commander training policy documents, including the Fleet Training Continuum (FTC), Surface Force Readiness Manual (SFRM), and Surface Force Exercise Manual (SFEM), and use of the Master Scheduling Program (MSP).- **Current DoD Secret clearance REQUIRED. ***SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC's approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/DisabilityJob Posting: Sep 28, 2018, 8:45:43 AMPrimary Location: United States-VA-VIRGINIA BEACHClearance Level Must Currently Possess: SecretClearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: NonePotential for Teleworking: NoTravel: Yes, 10% of the timeShift: Day JobSchedule: Full-time
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