AF DCGS Strategist/Operations SME - TS/SCI

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Technology Consulting
Langley AFB, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Analytical Thinking



Strategic Planning

REQ#: RQ148605
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as an AF DCGS Strategist/Operations SME supporting Air Combat Command Headquarters, Operations Directorate, AF DCGS and Intelligence operations. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As an AF DCGS Strategist/Operations SME you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Senior Strategist joining our team to assist the customer in strategic messaging and future concept planning for ISR, C2, and targeting operations.


  • Provide recent (past 2-3 years) AF DCGS operational insight relating to strategic plans, concepts of operations, program defense narratives, and senior leader executive correspondence that supports operational and programmatic priorities.

  • Assist in the integration of new technology, tools, and systems to improve data sharing and interoperability between AF DCGS, Targeting, AOC, and other joint/coalition partners.

  • Provides strategies, recommendations, and courses of action for the transition of AF DCGS into the next decade and beyond.

  • Provides multi-INT, exploitation, analysis and fusion subject matter expertise for the improvement of ISR warfighting and to ensure future operational success.

  • Provides recommendations on enterprise modernization activities and cross-functional compatibility across the Air Force, with the Joint and Intelligence Communities.

  • Advises on state-of-the-art fusion analysis, to include AI/ML, and multi-INT ISR tools.

  • Applies practical knowledge of USAF structure and defense-level intelligence operations; intelligence, collection, fusion, analysis, and other ISR databases and products.

  • Applies knowledge of AF ISR operations and multi-INT correlation & fusion analysis and production.

  • Collaborates with the broader GDIT team and the customer, earning team members and the customers’ trust, and presenting innovative solutions to ensure enduring team culture of excellence & top-notch ISR support.

  • Represents the customer at conferences, technical exchanges, and data working groups across the DoD, Intelligence Community, industry, and with coalition partners.

  • Prepares staff packages, presentations, position papers, and other correspondence in support of the customer.

  • Summarizes findings, develops conclusions and recommendations associated with Air Force ISR, multi-INT, fusion analysis, JADC2, ABMS, Sensing Grid, and DCGS operations.


  • Active Top Secret/SCI.

  • BA/BS degree and 8+ years of related experience; or additional experience in lieu of degree.

  • Eight+ years of experience with either/or ISR operations; Multi-INT operations; intelligence analysis/exploitation/fusion; and/or DCGS operations/analysis.

  • Special skills or qualifications:  Expert knowledge of AF DCGS Analysis Exploitation Team (AET) operations.

  • Desired skills or qualifications:  Expert knowledge of Air Operations Center operations.

  • Excellent presentation, written, and verbal skills, and ability to work successfully with senior leadership in a dynamic environment.


  • Expert knowledge of Air Operations Center (AOC) operations

  • Recent (within last 7 years) experience within an operational headquarters (CCMD, AOC, JTF, etc.) desired

  • Experience with ISR (ISR platforms/sensors, collection management, AOC ISRD,  all-source analysis, analytic and/or fusion tools, etc.) 

  • Weapons Officer (ISR or BMC2) background desired 

  • Ability to negotiate complex issues and maintain good working relations; and

  • Highly proficient with Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)


  • 401K with company match.

  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages.

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career.

  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications.

  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from.

  • Rest and recharge with paid time off and holidays.

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on customer site requirements.

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.