AECOM Mobile Training Team Meteorology and Oceanography SME in Norfolk, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Norfolk

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Mobile Training Team Meteorology and Oceanography Subject Matter Expert (MTT METOC SME) to support the Naval Information Warfare Development Center (NIWDC). The MTT METOC SME will support the NIWDC mission to provide Meteorology and Oceanography (METOC) expertise, assistance, management support functions, and training for real time support to operational forces deployed worldwide through the establishment of an Electromagnetic Spectrum Operations (EMSO) Mobile Training Team (MTT). This support shall include assisting NIWDC with development of specialized METOC activities to develop and train an EMSO related workforce (Afloat/Ashore) that begins at the unit level and extends through Strike Group (SG) level of organization. MTT METOC SMEs will provide SME and operational support to Carrier Strike Group (CSG) staffs, Numbered Fleet Commanders (NFCs), and Combatant Commanders (CCDRs), supporting real world contingencies, planning requirements, day-to-day presence operations and Navy/Joint exercises. They will conduct training and tactical level warfighting effectiveness DOTMLPF assessments to identify and mitigate capability gaps, and support innovative solution development across all platforms (afloat and shore) for the Information Warfare (IW) mission areas.

Additional duties include but are not limited to:

  • Professional development of EMSO Cadre for Electromagnetic Maneuver Warfare (EMW) Concepts

  • Installation Spectrum Manager training

  • EMSO Training and (Readiness) Assist Visits (/RAV) for all surface and subsurface units

  • Strike Group Staff training (DESRON, ARG, CSG and MOC)

  • Training for Afloat/Ashore commands (ATG, CSCS, CSG 4/15, MOC, IWTGU, WDCs and NMCS offices)

  • SME support for curriculum and instructor standardization for NETC

  • Develop of Fleet Experimentation (FLEX) initiatives and advocate for EMSO related events hosted by NWDC

  • TTP research and development for emerging tactics identified through FLEX events across the IW communities

  • Training for IFF and UAS usage requests submission procedures

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS Degree and 10 plus years’ work experience in the METOC related duties described above.

  • Ability to provide METOC support to NMSC, COCOM’s and liaise with NMCSOs worldwide.

  • Demonstrated understanding of competing uses of spectrum (friendly/neutral/hostile) in various battle spaces across war fighting domains, and ability to assist NMSC in determining interoperability/compatibility technical and/or TTP solutions. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Tools.

  • Must be a U.S. citizen with a SECRET clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of (10) years of operational leadership experience equivalent to a US Navy shipboard division officer (0-3/0-4), chief petty officer (E-7/8), or chief warrant officer (CWO 3/4) with Navy or Joint Staff experience providing Meteorology Operations support, and having knowledge and understanding of applicable technical concepts and practices in order to support Meteorology

  • Operations readiness across the DOTMPLF (Doctrine, Training, Materiel, Personnel, Leadership, Facilities).Prior URL/OCEANO designator 1800, 680X

  • Information Warfare Basic Course (IWBC), Basic Oceanography Accession Training (BOAT), OP Production center, Command Duty Officer watch stander or warfare qualification

  • Oceanographic, Atmosphere and Hydrography Officer Specialty

  • AG A school, All Atmospheric and Tactical Oceanography F schools (NITES Basic/AREPS/TAWS/Support to Strike/Air Defense/Surface Warfare, ASW primer, Non Acoustic ASW, MIW AMW)

  • JPME I or II graduate, Enlisted Warfare Specialist

  • A graduation certificate from a Littoral Oceanography Course, Advanced Refractive Effects Prediction System (AREPS), Tactical Acquisition Weapons Software (TAWS), or AG A/F Schools

  • Successfully completion of an operational Meteorology sea/shore billet which provides division officer experience or as a Meteorology Officer in a major staff billet

  • Possess the sub-specialty Codes of (6401/2/or3)

  • Prior designation as Navy Master Training Specialist or other Service equivalent

  • Excellent facilitation skills and experience in implementing new learning techniques and technologies, and a willingness to seize new opportunities for enhancing learning

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in management of Navy or other Service operational unit level On the Job Training (OJT) programs

  • TS/SCI Preferred

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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Job Category Engineering

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198247BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.