Alternative Analytic SME

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Policy Analyst
Yes, 10% of the time
Day Job
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
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Leidos is actively interviewing for an upcoming opportunity for an Alternative Analytic SME to join our team at Offutt AFB, NE.

The SME will provide security assistance/services for various duties within the control of the Special Programs Division, Systems and Security Branch. 

Provide enhanced personnel, physical, communications, and information security. 

Provide security assistance and service for USSTRATCOM and its component sites for all Special Programs extended to USSTRATCOM. 

Assist J39 to provide on-site security and support of DoD Special Access Programs (SAP), Department of National Intelligence (DNI) Controlled Access Programs, (CAP), ACCMs in accordance with established DoD and DNI policies, directives, guidance and standard operating procedures..

* Assess current compartmented strategic planning efforts to determine appropriate concepts, capabilities, technologies, and non-materiel solutions have been identified and incorporated to enhance strategic operations. 
* Conduct gap analysis of compartmented strategies and plans in order to identify and recommend mitigation for any potential risks present in the core missions for USSTRATCOM, and their subordinate service component commands. Identify any risks and assess susceptibility missions to a changing strategic environment, countering enemy aggression and advancements in technologies. 
* Provide operational and strategic planning expertise to the development and implementation of compartmented plans and activities for USSTRATCOM. This support may include: participating in activity planning, preparing packages and briefings, providing options for compartmented capabilities to enhance current operations, crisis response, and force protection. 
* Employ alternatives analysis techniques in the evaluation of the multiple options to achieve operational objectives. Compare differing factors including potential changes in the strategic environment, emulation of adversary perspectives, operational gain and risk, and effectiveness in an overall operational approach. 
* Write information papers, point papers, memorandums, draft orders, briefings, and other products in support of compartmented operations and planning. 
* Coordinate with internal, external, and interagency organizations on sensitive compartmented capabilities, development, planning, and operations.

* Ability to use computers, current software, i.e., Microsoft Office Suite, and printers to develop, maintain, and produce various briefings, correspondence, and personnel databases for internal/external use. 
* Have an advanced (Master’s) degree in the required field of knowledge and have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience or knowledge in strategic or operational level planning. 
* Active TS/SCI clearance

Ability to communicate orally and in writing to senior USSTRATCOM leaders, through clear, concise, and technically accurate written materials. 
Ability to establish effective professional working relationships with civilian, military and other contractors, contributing to a cooperative working environment and successful accomplishment of the mission. 
Proven staffing skills; practical experience and expertise with high level organizations within the DOD and other US Government agencies are highly desirable.
An understanding of the roles and relationships of combatant commands, Joint Staff, Office of the Secretary of Defense, combat support agencies and other relevant USG departments, agencies, and organizations. 
The ability to ensure information is technically correct, accurate, and complete, to prepare and present briefings and accurate, comprehensive reports to appropriate personnel.
Possess an awareness of applicable Executive Orders, Department of Defense, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS), service and agency directives, regulations or instructions regarding security of facilities, communications equipment, personnel and computers. 

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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