Space Subject Matter Expert

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Huntsville, AL, USA
  • Jul 08, 2021

Job Description

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION: 

SAIC currently has an opening for a Capability Developer to serve as a Space Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the Huntsville, AL location.

Responsibilities Include:

  • As a SME, the candidate will be responsible for supporting the customer in developing schedules and agendas for meetings; facilitating meetings; coordinating specific working groups and conduct analysis to refine requirements for areas such as: Space Operations; SATCOM; Concept of Operations (CONOPS); assessments of current / future systems; development of emerging materiel solutions; synchronization of Army and Joint-service operational assessments; rapid fielding initiatives and technology transitions.
  • The candidate will coordinate program documents and other resources with DoD organizations.
  • The candidate may also participate in capability studies such as Analysis of Alternatives (AoAs) to review system capabilities and mission development and ensure traceability between the AoA’s Measures of Effectiveness, Measures of Performance and Measures of Cost (MOEs/MOPs/MOCs).

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 

Bachelors degree and 18+ years of experience or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work/military experience.

CLEARANCE: Must posses an active Secret Security Clearance with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI ; prefer active TS/SCI.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Development, coordination, and staffing of Joint Capabilities Integration Development System (JCIDS) documents, including the required supporting analysis and documentation.
  • Development and/or refinement of CONOPS and Tactics, Techniques and Procedures (TTPs).
  • Technology development, Joint-service program synchronization, user operational assessments/rapid fielding initiatives, and acquisition strategy/transition coordination.
  • Expertise in technology assessments of emerging Science and Technology (S&T) and industry solutions relative to fulfilling system requirements, and support as required user juries and surveys to ensure acceptance and relevance to technology improvements that meet identified and related capability gaps.
  • Expertise in the development of system-related briefings and reports that include supporting graphics and other technical analyses as required.

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with at least fifteen (15) years’ experience communicating with military, civil service, senior leaders and highly-technical Subject Matter Experts (SMEs).
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite, preparing briefings and writing of technical papers.
  • Familiarity with Army military hierarchy, military terms and military acronyms.