Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Tactical Data Links SME

Hampton, VA

Planned Systems International (PSI)  has an exciting opportunity for a Tactical Data Links SME located at Langley AFB, Virginia, to support all aspects of Airborne C2 capabilities, capability gaps, systems integration, and developing JCIDS documents. Assisting with achieving interoperable, affordable, responsive, and sustainable C2 systems which satisfy Service, Joint, Interagency, and Coalition C2 information exchange requirements. Development of C2 investment strategies and providing technical assistance for airborne C2 systems integration planning. Support the generation of operational requirements for acquisition and integration of new or modified airborne C2 capabilities, recommending executable courses of action and providing technical reports, development and coordination of JCIDS documentation and Air Force (AF) Program Objective Memorandum (POM) documentation.

Essential Functions and Job Responsibilities:

The successful candidate's core responsibilities will include, but not to be limited to:

  • Provide program/project management and analytic support for TDL and tactical edge network requirements, planning, and integration with air, space and terrestrial networks including the JALN, Joint Space Communications Layer (JSCL) and the GIG.
  • Support generation of TDL, C2 and communications requirements; TDL planning; and TDL integration.
  • Provide technical, analytical, cost and life cycle expertise to support the integration and implementation of TDL systems across the USAF, other US Services, and partner nations.
  • Assist in managing requirements development, validation, and prioritization through JCIDS processes to include: Capabilities Based Assessment (CBA), Solutions Analyses, Initial Capabilities Document (ICD), DOTMLPF Change Recommendation (DCR), Analysis of Alternatives (AoA), Capability Development Document (CDD), Capability Production Document (CPD) and JCTDs.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Candidate must be able to obtain, and maintain, the proper personnel clearance required for this position.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, information systems, business administration, management or other related technical or scientific discipline Five (5) years’ experience in a combination of military operations, systems acquisition, requirements and operational support activities
  • Five (5) years’ experience in a combination of military operations, systems acquisition, requirements and operational support activities
  • Five (5) years’ experience with C2 system program management (e.g., requirements, initiation, test and evaluation, system fielding, operations, logistics and maintenance) processes and procedures; multi-TDL Architecture and multi-TDL Network(s)
  • Five (5) years’ experience with C2 system program management (e.g., requirements, initiation, test and evaluation, system fielding, operations, logistics and maintenance) processes and procedures; multi-TDL Architecture and multi-TDL Network(s)Five (5) years’ experience in a position requiring the ability to plan and organize C2 (e.g., Tactical Data Link Systems, Networks, and Gateways) requirements studies or projects
  • Three (3) years’ experience reviewing and drafting JCIDS requirements documents
  • Three (3) years’ higher headquarters (HHQ) (e.g., MAJCOM, NAF, HAF or equivalent) staff experience

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  • Associates Degree
  • Ten (10) years’ experience in a combination of military operations, systems acquisition, requirements and operational support activities.
  • Ten (10) years’ experience with C2 system program management (e.g., requirements, initiation, test and evaluation, system fielding, operations, logistics and maintenance) processes and procedures; multi-TDL Architecture and multi-TDL Network(s).
  • Ten (10) years’ project management experience.
  • Ten (10) years’ experience in a position requiring the ability to plan and organize C2 (e.g., Tactical Data Link Systems, Networks, and Gateways) requirements studies or projects.
  • Three (3) years’ experience reviewing and drafting JCIDS requirements documents.
  • Three (3) years’ higher headquarters (HHQ) (e.g., MAJCOM, NAF, HAF or equivalent) staff experience.

Planned Systems International provides our customers with value-added management consulting and information technology services that consistently deliver success, and we are recognized as a world-class provider of innovative solutions that benefit mankind. From Systems Lifecycle Support and Healthcare IT Solutions to Network and Desktop Solutions and e-Business, PSI is focused on making our clients’ businesses run smoother and better. With a highly trained technical staff, we apply state-of-the-art information technologies, the industry's most advanced methodologies, and broad-based support services to clients in U.S. Government agencies and the commercial sector.

PSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, including:
Minorities, Women, Individuals with Disabilities, and Protected Veterans.
NOTE TO JOB SERVICE:
VEVRAA Federal Contractor requesting priority referrals of Protected Veterans.