Aviation Security Cooperation Specialist
- Military veterans preferred
2019-04-12 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Arlington Virginia 22202 United States
SAIC is looking for Aviation Security
Cooperation Specialists that will work onsite in a Geographic Combatant Command
(GCC) headquarters and coordinate with the GCC and the Offices of Security
Cooperation (OSCs) in U.S. Embassies to plan, schedule, arrange logistics for,
and perform assessment activities in nations in the respective AOR and other
designated areas, or globally, as needed. Security Cooperation Specialists will assist
in developing and using approved metrics to judge operational capacity and
capability improvements in foreign security forces, especially aviation units,
as a part of DoD security cooperation programs and will serve as subject matter
experts (SMEs) in their fields.
Required Experience and Skills:
of 6 years military experience as a U.S. armed forces officer.
Active Secret clearance is required. Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI.
Army, Air Force, Marine, Navy, or Coast Guard rotary-wing
(helicopter) or fixed-wing aviator, preferably with flying experience in
Minimum five years’ project management experience, including
requirement gathering, design, implementation, and ongoing management.
Experience working at a major DoD headquarters, e.g., OSD,
Joint Staff, Combatant Command staff, Defense agency, Service
headquarters, or equivalent headquarters.
In-depth knowledge of DoD security cooperation programs and
the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) process.
Ability to work with US State Department, DoD, and foreign
military senior officers and officials in a respectful, professional, and
Professional in conduct and appearance.
Excellent oral and written communications skills. Able to write high quality formal
reports that will be provided to senior U.S. military and civilian
Excellent analytical skills.
Capable of organizing and completing all planning, support,
scheduling, and execution activities for overseas travel.
Able to work independently with minimal direction and exhibit
a high level of initiative, attention to detail, and accuracy in all work,
while tracking multiple tasks.
Able and willing to travel in locally provided military
aircraft, vehicles, and boats for trips to remote bases.
Able and willing to work in high threat areas.
Physically fit, specifically able and willing to walk up to
two miles over rough terrain, carry 40-pound bags, hike up hills, climb
towers, go into confined spaces, examine vessels, vehicles, aircraft, and
military facilities in a field environment, and work in extreme hot or
cold weather with conditions such as high winds, rain, snow, and high
altitude (over 10,000 feet).
Preferred Experience and
Master's degree and/or
diploma from a US military Command and Staff College or equivalent.
Five years’ experience
and knowledge of public policy and operations.
Five years’ experience
planning, designing, and implementing assessment, monitoring, and evaluation
programs in the security sector.