This position provides Special-Operations-Forces (SOF) planning and operational subject matter expertise and staff support to the Joint Multinational Readiness Center (JMRC) Operations Group (OPSGRP) located at Hohenfels, Germany.
The Special-Operations-Forces (SOF) Planner is a SOF Subject Matter Experienced professional and supporting member of the JMRC with focus on training SOF / Conventional-Forces Interdependence, Interoperability and Integration (SOF / CF I3).
SOF Planner’s work in support of JMRC rotations / exercises includes development, review, coordination, revision, integration and timely delivery of exercise scenarios, orders and events that replicate real world SOF operations / contingencies with an intended training goal of preparing non-conventional and conventional-forces for success in current and future missions.
SOF Planner provides SOF SME / Planner advice, guidance, technical assistance, recommendations and assessment of unit readiness and capability to JMRC in support of training exercises.
This support will occur throughout the full Joint Exercise Life Cycle (JELC) process period for each training exercise.
Serve as SOF Planner and Subject Matter Experienced professional for JMRC.
Write / produce doctrinally correct special operations Warning Orders (WARNOs), Operations Orders (OPORDs), Fragmentary Orders (FRAGOs), Complex Battlefield Injects, and target packets for joint combined conventional and unconventional training rotations / exercises.
Develop and design exercise scenarios, prepare and manage master events list which trigger exercise flow to meet training goals.
Incorporate applicable Warfighting Functions (WfF), SOF structure and interrelationships, TTPs and knowledge of service / joint doctrine into training exercise scenarios.
Review, coordinate, evaluate, and integrate exercise actions / events.
Coordinate and integrate SOF involvement with overall planning and operational effort to insure continuity, flow and real-world replication of SOF activity.
Serve as a SOF Scripter during exercise implementation. In a dynamic, fast paced operation, modifies or replaces planned events, then coordinate and integrate changes during exercise implementation to adjust to training units plans / actions ensuring exercise goal needs are accomplished.
Utilize Timed-Phased-Force and Deployment Data and the associated joint manning document to facilitate realistic force integration injects during joint training exercises.
Assess operational readiness of SOF and conventional units on a continuing basis throughout the course of the exercise.
Provide substantive written and oral reports / briefings to Observer Controllers and other key team members on determinations of commander, staff and unit capability.
Develop, review and revise military training plans and standards.
Analyze plans, data, intelligence information, or systems. Develop estimates and makes recommendations for deficiencies.
Collect data for analysis. Develop products resulting from analysis.
Possess active SECRET clearance with potential to require a TS / SCI clearance in the future.
Experienced in USSOCOM Operations particularly as it pertains to Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force integration, interoperability, and interdependency with conventional-forces.
Doctrinal knowledge of U.S. / NATO conventional and unconventional operations.
Possess the level of communication skills required to effectively and efficiently brief military and civilian key team members via written products or oral presentations.
Proficient in MS PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.
Ability to work long hours on consecutive days / nights in support of exercise preparation, implementation, evaluation and close-out.
Bachelor's degree and 10 years of directly related military experience; OR 15 years of related military experience.
This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Intelligence & Space delivers the disruptive technologies our customers need to succeed in any domain, against any challenge.
A developer of advanced sensors, training, and cyber and software solutions, Raytheon Intelligence & Space provides a decisive advantage to civil, military and commercial customers in more than 40 countries around the world.
Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, the business generated $15 billion in pro forma annual revenue in 2019 and has 39,000 employees worldwide.
Raytheon Intelligence & Space is one of four businesses that form Raytheon Technologies Corporation.
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