Military Operations SME

Clearance Level
Military Operations
Fort Walton Beach, Florida

REQ#: RQ105080

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

 ARMA-Global is seeking a Military Operations Subject Matter Expert (SME) with extensive experience in the Special Operations and Special Warfare communities.  This is a new and evolving opportunity seeking to employ cutting edge talent supporting elite warfighters. We are motivated and team oriented; and looking for the same attributes in a talented expert who want to make a difference while assisting warfighters throughout the globe combatting terrorism and reducing threats to America. This individual must have special tactics experience and have grown up in this community. This individual will ensure the capabilities ARMA-Global develops meets the needs of the operations community we serve; as well as develop training to enable combat effectiveness.   ARMA-Global offers many other opportunities within this task order that require varied levels of expertise and experience, and we promote growth from within.


  • Provides advanced analytics and support to projects involving training, tactical/operational documentation, military systems design or other efforts requiring military operations expertise
  • Researches, identifies, and makes recommendations about resources required for task execution and completion
  • Gathers, processes, and analyzes operational data
  • Assists with the testing and development of new systems or updates to existing systems to meet client needs
  • Identifies and recommends emergent relevant technologies that may result in improvements to current processes
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies and subject areas
  • Writes and updates project documentation including system procedures, presentations, and training materials.
  • Works with/leads a small team of Communication SME, Courseware Dev, Instructional Systems Developer, Graphics Designer/Digital Content Creator

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities 

  • Demonstrated Operational experience as a Special Tactics Operator
  • Expertise in operational and tactical doctrine, CONOPs, SOPs, and TTPs
  • Experience and/or training in conducting and leading operations research, analysis and planning at the campaign, mission, or engagement level, supporting military operations
  • Knowledge of military systems and integration with Joint Forces and the ability to coordinate/collaborate across functional areas
  • Innovative: Always looking for ways to integrate new technology to solve problems and fill in capability gaps
  • Highly efficient communicator:  Requires outstanding skills both verbal and written as well as possess excellent presentation skills -- Position will require developing/giving presentations and engaging with senior leadership in the command
  • Must have a presence and the ability to perform in high-pressure environments to support delivery of decisive effects and outcomes
  • Detail oriented and organized:  Able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of deliverables
  • Analytics:  Ability to analyze processes and provide/implement efficiencies
  • Strong experience with Microsoft Office suite of products, mobile devices and applications
  • Air Force Special Operations experience required with the ability to engage Operators for discovery of capabilities gaps and deliver potential solutions.

Security Requirements

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance to start with and potentially a TOP SECRET/SCI (TS/SCI)

Physical Demands

  • Lift over 35 LBS
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, high OPTEMPO very dynamic Agile environment
  • Must be able to obtain a passport for OCONUS travel requirements, if required

Work Environment

  • Work environment is an administrative office, on site with end-users and may require OCONUS travel

Education Requirements

  • BA/BS or equivalent work experience; 8+ years’ experience working in the Special Ops/Special Warfare environment

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Florida, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.