IT Systems Subject Matter Expert (SME) 1 - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

North Charleston
South Carolina
United States


SAIC has an opportunity for a Subject Matter Expert (SME) 1 to support a DCGS-MC contract.  This position is located in North Charleston, SC. Duties include but are not limited to:
  • Conduct a Workload Analysis (CDRL A021) from the tasks identified in the JTA (CDRL A018) and MTA (CDRL A019) to validate the suitability of the projected number of personnel and composition to perform required missions, maintain systems and/or equipment, and provide necessary technical, engineering, logistical, and administrative support.
  • Assist the government in the preparation of Provisioning Parts Lists (PPL) utilizing existing Provisioning Technical Documentation (PTD) and computer resources such as the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Federal Logistics Information Services (FLIS)
  • Participate in technical publication reviews associated with the DCGS-MC systems, subsystems and components. For technical publication reviews, the contractor shall assist in coordinating and conducting an Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) event with the expectation that corrections to technical documentation will be made on-the-spot. 
  • Coordinate with the government to ensure appropriate SME representation for the IV&V event. A Validation Report (CDRL A006) and all document redlines shall be provided to the government after each event.
  • Assist with the assembly and review of technical data packages for consistency, format, etc. The package shall be assembled in accordance with MIL-STD-31000A.



  • Technical training through an accredited institution of higher learning and/or through military training in information systems hardware setup and configuration.


  • Four (4) years of hands-on experience with Information Technology (IT) systems to include three (3) of the following four (4) areas: Systems Requirements, Operational Requirements, Test & Evaluation, and Training. 
  • Recognized expert who has demonstrated experience with tactical IT systems deployment, setup and take-down.
  • Must have knowledge and technical capabilities in supporting the Distributed Common Ground System Marine Corps (DCGS-MC) or similar United States Marine Corps (USMC) Command, Control, Communication, Computer, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems and equipment are considered of more value to the government.  Specific knowledge and experience in the following DCGS-MC Family of Systems is a plus:

1) Enterprise DCGS Services (EDS) System is the Marine Corps’ entry point to the greater DoD DCGS enterprise. As part of the greater construct, it provides a framework based on the DCGS Integrated Backbone which is a set of standards for sharing and managing data, to which all intelligence systems must comply. This framework enables interoperability and meta-data tagging standards that allow data to be discoverable and usable by all organizations within the Marine Corps, sister services, interagency, and coalition partners.

2)  The Intelligence Analysis System Family of Systems (IAS FoS) is the all-source analysis and production capability for the Marine Corps Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Enterprise. This acquisition program is the Marine Corps’ primary intelligence analytical toolset at all levels of the Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF).

Clearance Requirement:  Must have an active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI.