Senior Lethal Fires Planner (649610)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description

Leidos has a career opportunity for a Senior Lethal Fires Planner at Shaw AFB. Candidates must already possess a current TS/SCI clearance in order to be considered. Description: The successful applicant will assist Joint Task Force (JTF) and Air Expeditionary Force (AEF) planners prepare for forward deployed combat operations and exercise events. Applicants must possess Joint Force experience while serving as Field Artillery or Infantry Officer. Applicants must possess operational and technical experience regarding lethal (immediate) fires target nomination / validation processes (protracted / time-critical), Target Acquisition, Combat Identification and Positive Identification. This individual should possess combat experience within a ground maneuver staff and/or Special Operations Forces unit and extensive knowledge and experience in the Joint Operational Planning Process (JOPP). Applicants will advise senior leaders on JTF / AEF planning initiatives, component battle rhythms and the synchronization of lethal fires with combat force employment options to maximize combat effectiveness and minimize fratricide and collateral damage. Applicants will accumulate and integrate lessons learned from deployment planning, unit certification and exercise / forward-area deployments into JTF / AEF operational plans, academic curriculum, training materials and classroom instruction. This position may require overseas travel into active military combat zones. Previous experience working with Joint Force Active Duty, Reserve and National Guard components in one or more of the following organizations is required: Combatant Commands (CCMDs), Combined and Joint Task Forces (CJTFs), Major Commands, Operational Combat Units, US Interagency and non-governmental organizations.
Qualifications: Minimum of 15 years’ experience in relevant Air Force or Army / USMC combat arms specialties; minimum of 3 years’ experience in Joint Air-Ground operations. Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s of Science (Masters of Science preferred) and a current TS/SCI security clearance required. Previous classroom instruction and training material development experience is required. Intermediate or senior professional military education school graduates are required. TA_2
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 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. JBLeidos ICJBMeta