Raytheon Intelligence Support to Ops in Afghanistan

JOB DESCRIPTION: TAAC-Air Operations Support Services (OSS) Intelligence Support to Operations personnel will train, advise and assist the Afghan Air Force (AAF) Attack and Mobility Groups to develop enduring Mission Planning Centers (MPC) critical to military operations. MPC subject matter includes Effects Based Operations (EBO), Intelligence Preparation of the Operational Environment (IPOE), Deliberate Planning, Intelligence Collection, Intelligence Analysis, Target development, Collateral Damage Estimation (CDE), threat briefings to aircrews, collection/dissemination of Mission Reports (MISREP) and Battle Damage Assessment (BDA). Mobility Group MPC operates within the same channels/processes to connect forward deployed combat units with Corps level Air Mobility Liaison Officer (AMLO) and the Mobility Group, also employing NIMS. Mobility Group MPC creates Aerial Resupply Packages for C-130, C-208 and Mi-17 Aerial Resupply missions. WORK LOCATION: Kabul Air Wing, KIA, Afghanistan or other location in Afghanistan as required. REQUIRED HOURS: Work may include nights, holidays, and weekends on short notice. Standard will be to conduct training six (6) days per week for up to ten (10) hours per day while at OCONUS work site(s) and a standard 40 hour work week while in CONUS. JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Train, advise, assist AAF personnel in the execution of processes required to establish enduring and sustainable Attack and Mobility Group Mission Planning Centers (MPC). Coordinate with USAF & AAF advisors on a daily basis. Assist and develop a glide path for the AAF to meet Capability Milestones (CM). Assess the AAF's progress toward CMs and balance assessment with AAF aptitude, personnel availability, and resource constraints. Provide daily, weekly reports, presentations as required to Raytheon's Warfighter Focus (WFF) Program Area Director, Support Mission. Develop products and train various coalition and AAF aircrew and leadership. Adhere to all scheduled timelines, milestones, delivery schedules and administrative requirements to include on-time delivery of reports, data products, billing invoices, staffing of personnel and action team completion. Ensure timely problem identification and development of corrective action plans impacting the contract. Develop curriculum, train, advise, assist and mentor AAF MPC personnel as required in the establishment and daily execution of AAF Attack and Mobility Group Mission Planning Center (MPC) processes, including (but not limited to): · Effects Based Operations (EBO) · Intelligence Preparation of the Operational Environment (IPOE) · Deliberate Planning · Collateral Damage Estimation (CDE) · Threat briefings to aircrews · Collection/dissemination of aircrew Mission Reports (MISREP) · Collection/dissemination of Close Air Support (CAS) missions’ Battle Damage Assessment (BDA) REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: · Must have 6 years of related work experience. · Former service member with qualifications and experience in Military Intelligence. · Extensive experience in one or more of the following Military Intelligence disciplines: · Brigade or Battalion level Military Decision Making Process (MDMP) · Intelligence Preparation of the Operational Environment (IPOE) · Formerly referred to as Intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield (IPB) · Intelligence collection, analysis, correlation and fusion · Targeting and Tactical Assessment · Collateral Damage Estimation (CDE) · Analysis of Surface-to-Air Threats in a counter-insurgency Area of Operations · Collection/dissemination of Close Air Support (CAS) aircrew Mission Reports (MISREPS) · Collection/dissemination of Close Air Support (CAS) Battle Damage Assessment (BDA) · Experience/sensitivity with diverse cultures · Strong interpersonal and organizational skills · Strong MS Office Skills · Valid US Passport with at least 1 year validity · Must be able to obtain & maintain an Afghan visa · Must have an Active or Current DoD Secret Clearance REQUIRED EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree & six (6) years of related experience, OR four (4) years related experience with Master's degree, or two (2) years with related PhD are required from an accredited school. Eight (8) years of additional equivalent work experience (14 total years) may be accepted in lieu of BA/BS education requirement. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Include, but are not limited to, the wear of body armor and helmet Personal Protective Gear, unassisted lifting and carrying of duffle bags not exceed the weight of 70 lbs. per piece, and the unassisted movement over uneven terrain. Must be willing to work and live in Afghanistan with an understanding that there could be further assignments to any location in Afghanistan based upon the needs of the U.S. Government, to include hostile and austere areas. Must be able to attend and pass USG deployment requirements at CONUS Replacement Center (CRC), Fort Bliss, TX or equivalent location. Must meet the medical requirements for the position being offered as determined by a pre-employment medical screening and in accordance with published CRC and USCENTCOM medical deployment standards. Ability to walk or stand on level and/or inclined surfaces up to eight (8) hours per day and sit for up to three (3) hours per day; routinely climb / descend stairs; routinely grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbows / knees, and reach above / below shoulders; read and interpret newspaper and typewritten print; and communicate by voice and detect sound by ear. Employee will be required to work and live in a potentially hostile environment, at remote locations, and under austere conditions. Employee may be required to respond to a wide variety of operational circumstances, under extreme weather conditions, within a hostile environment. The individual may be exposed to extreme noise from aircraft, hostile fire, and other acts of aggression associated with this region. DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience working in deployed (CAOC) (ISRD) Experience working in deployed (CAOC) (CPP) Experience working as an Intelligence specialist in a USAFASOC) or USMC (DASC) Battalion or Brigade S2/G2 Overseas deployed experience Previous experience training and advising foreign military soldiers Graduate of USAF Weapons School - Intelligence Division Qualified graduate of a Joint Collateral Damage Estimation (CDE) course Qualified graduate of a Joint Targeting Course 99318