ISR Subject Matter Expert - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC has an opportunity for an Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance Subject Matter Expert supporting Air Force Advanced Programs.  The successful applicant will support the integration of advanced program concepts and technologies as well as coordinate and integrate resource priorities across the Special Access Program (SAP) portfolio, shaping Combat Air Forces (CAF) programming strategy to ensure warfighter future requirements are met. Experience in operations of RQ-4 Global Hawk, U-2, or RQ-170 required. Must be expert in conduct of ISR missions. 

  • Serve as the advanced technical focal point for supporting program management, requirements definition, technical, and analytical support to ACC/A5/8Z
  • Serve as subject matter expert for ISR operations, training, manning, and base support needs for Special Access Requirements
  • Regularly interface with OSD, Joint Staff, Air Staff, MAJCOMs, NAFs, AF TENCAP, FFRDCs, and other Government organizations when performing duties associated with ACC/A5/8Z
  • Provide advice and assistance to leadership in the areas of mission needs and requirements analysis, concept of operations development, program tradeoff analysis, program roadmap creation including technology insertion, platform integration, and support planning
  • Recommend policy changes and support the communication of policy changes
  • Assist in the drafting, review and implementation of procedures, policy, systems capability definition and requirement documents, and guidance for incorporation into CAF operations
  • Provide security/indoc briefing to personnel
  • Plan, coordinate, and attend ACC/A5/8Z functions and conferences – approximately ten (10) per year
  • Represent ACC/A5/8Z personnel at CAF requirements meeting and other SAP planning meetings


  • Bachelor’s degree with 10 years of experience in DoD disciplines including mission need and requirements analysis
  • Ten (10) years’ experience working on Air Dominance programs or in the Air Dominance mission area
  • Four (4) years of SAP experience within the last six (6) years required