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.
Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Technology Consulting Advisor supporting the U.S. Air Force's Air Combat Command HQ. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Technology Consulting Advisor, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Support AF DCGS program management and monitoring of intelligence mission organizations, systems, tradecraft, non-materiel solutions, and policy with a focus on future operations and modernization efforts.
Assist with the integration of emerging operational concepts, tradecraft, technology, and systems to enable interoperability between Air Force (AF) Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) and other AF, DoD, Joint, and Coalition partners.
Utilize experience with modernization processes to assist Headquarters (HQ) Air Combat Command (ACC) planning, programming, and budgeting processes, materiel and non-materiel solution modeling and simulation, and cost analysis.
Develop strategic plans, concepts of operations, program defense narratives, and senior leader executive correspondence that supports operational and programmatic priorities.
Analyze/research/interpret National and Service-level policy and guidance (National Defense Strategy, National Military Strategy, etc.) and emerging concepts and capabilities (Advanced Battle Management System (ABMS), Combined Joint All Domain Command and Control (CJADC2), Joint Warfighting Concept, etc.), providing recommendations to posture AF DCGS and Intelligence Programs to support future operating environments.
Represent customer within existing and emerging exercise/test efforts across multiple organizations to develop, test, and experiment with new Tactics, Techniques and Procedures (TTP), technology, and tradecraft.
Provide expertise on advanced concepts for current and future Joint and Air Force Multi-INT/ Automation, Augmentation and Artificial Intelligence (AAA)/Cloud systems. Assist with analyzing emerging technologies as possible solutions for identified Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) capability gaps.
Provide functional services and expertise with the development and implementation of AF and ACC’s vision, concepts, policies, and implementation plans.
Provide Subject Matter Expert (SME) support, programmatic insight, and operational knowledge regarding Intelligence Community (IC) and service in Joint ISR, Targeting, and Command and Control architectures, processes, platforms/sensors/data links, and other related issues.
Participate as a member of applicable Working Groups to develop documentation, management strategies, and implementation plans to advocate, educate, and coordinate ISR strategies, requirements, and concepts throughout the Air Force.
Provide SME support, programmatic insight, and operational knowledge regarding Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML), AAA activities and programs.
Provide SME support, programmatic insight, and operational knowledge regarding current AF DCGS intelligence operations, intelligence tools, and future operating designs.
Support the implementation of Commander, ACC vision to integrate AF DCGS, Air Operations Center (AOC), and AF Targeting Enterprises into a common digital environment with integrated workflows to speed and scale kill-chain activities (Project NEXUS).
Represent ACC A3/2D at working groups, information exchanges, design reviews and integration teams.
Enable open communication between ACC A3/2D, 16th AF, 480 ISR Wing, Combatant Commands, and other Combat Support Agencies as needed.
Research and identify current capabilities and capture future requirements to be addressed through modernization.
Maintain contact with team members in other locations; share information and insight gained.
Participate in daily/weekly planning, progress updates and status reporting to ensure situational awareness of activities.
Active Top Secret SCI clearance required.
Minimum of 10 years of related experience (or equivalent operational experience).
BS/BA degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
AF DCGS familiarity required; AF DCGS knowledge preferred.
Expertise across AF ISR operations (AF DCGS, AOC, Combat Air Force, Air Staff, Joint Staff) and possess the ability to assist in strategic direction and future concept planning
Experience working Intelligence Support to Targeting or Targeting Operations within AF or Joint environments desired.
ISR Weapons Officer background highly desired.
Joint experience highly desired.
Recent (last 5 years) experience within an Operational Headquarter (Combatant Command, AOC, Combined Joint Task Force, etc) highly desired.
Possess the ability to assist in strategic direction and future concept planning.
Must possess strong communication skills and have ability to interact with senior level military and civilian senior leaders.
Previous experience at HQ, Air Force Major Command, or Wing staff strongly preferred
Must work independently, work exceptionally well under pressure and tight timelines, and lead problem solving activities with limited guidance/information.
GDIT IS YOUR PLACE
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 vacation and holidays
Years of Experience
9 + years of related experience
* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree
Less than 10%
U.S. Citizenship Required
About Our Work
We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.
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.