BAE Systems is seeking a highly skilled individual to join our team of professionals as a SOF Senior Advisor. Position requires domestic/international travel and may require shift work. Sr. Advisor will serve as the COIC Directors principal advisor on all SOF-related matters, acts as the principal point of contact responsible for coordinating and synchronizing JIEDDO support to SOF units worldwide. Will support the Director, Counter IED Operations Integration Center (COIC) and staff providing advice and assistance.
SOF Sr. Advisor will be responsible for:
General and Deployed Support:
Understanding and articulating deployed JIEDDO capabilities, objectives, and limitations.
Training deployed SOF units on COIC tools and on how to best integrate those tools and JIEDDO COIC capabilities
Understanding the basics of computer network infrastructures
Coordinating all JIEDDO and JIEDDO COIC support to the deployed SOF unit
Understanding deployed SOF units' operational objectives and needs to leverage appropriate JIEDDO and COIC capabilities
Providing advice and assistance on fusing operational planning and intelligence analysis used to attack IED and other threat networks.
Synchronizing CONUS reach back elements at JIEDDO COIC
Conducing detailed internal AARs with COIC/JIEDDO stakeholders
Maintaining contact with key deployed SOF leaders and staff to synchronize CONUS-based support with deployed units' priorities.
Training on emerging COIC tools and methodologies
Reach back Support:
Understanding and articulating deployed SOF units' operational objectives and needs to COIC reach back teams
Working closely with internal COIC analytic teams to better tailor support to deployed units' needs.
Participating in the JIEDDO COIC Request for Support vetting process to ensure analytic products provided to SOF units are relevant, accurate, and timely.
General Engagement Support:
Participating in the JIEDDO-sponsored AAR program
Developing and maintaining strong working relationships with key leaders and staff of SOF units during their pre-deployment training cycle.
Planning, organizing, and hosting visits from SOF units that visit COIC
Organizing, overseeing, and participating in COIC training and analyst exchange MTTs
At least 15 years experience in increasingly responsible positions in one or more military, academic or defense industry functional areas.
At least 10 years experience in increasingly responsible positions in one or more SOF units or commands.
Minimum 2 years experience serving in joint or combined commands as a commander, staff officer or senior enlisted advisor. Deployed experience with a Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force (or higher) desired.
Maintain global readiness and be available to deploy on a no-notice basis to hazardous duty/combat zones. Deployments may be to a specific theater of operations into permissive, uncertain, or hostile environments while living in austere conditions for extended periods.
Top Secret/ Specialized Compartmented Information Security Clearance Preferred Skills:
Bachelor of Science or Arts degree from an accredited college or university is desired.
BAE Systems - 18 months ago
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