Requisition ID: R10088212
Category: Technical Support
Location: Fort Leavenworth, KS, USA
Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
Clearance Type: Secret
Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time
Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
Positions Available: 1
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation’s history – from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.
Northrop Grumman Defense Systems sector (NGDS) is seeking a Principal Military Trainer – Information Operations Scenario Writer to join our growing team of diverse professionals supporting our Mission Command Training Program (MCTP) at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The MCTP trains Brigade, Division, and Corps Commanders and their staffs during simulation-driven command post Warfighter Exercises (WFX) in support of Large-Scale Combat Operations and across Multi-Domain Operations.
The Information Operations Scenario Writer assists with training during Mission Rehearsal, Warfighter and Large-Scale Combat Operations (MRX/WFX) with subject matter expertise integrating Information Operation (IO) tasks of collection, analysis, and dissemination into MRXs/WFXs to ensure that military commanders and other senior leaders who may deploy have the knowledge and skills needed to effectively manage IO Scenario writing, planning, and execution. Support includes developing storyline injects and the capability to adjust Master Scenario Event Lists (MSELs), ensuring proper realistic injects.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Coordinates with the Higher Command (HICOM) Cell to maintain a credible and coordinated exercise scenario, and coordinates and integrates all IO actions not accomplished in the simulation with the S35 Scenario Enterprise, or through established Workarounds
Maintains a database capable of showing all aspects of IO as employed in the exercise and update the database to reflect changes
Develops a draft IO plan for each exercise and provides the responsible exercise Government planner a monthly listing of changes to the plan
Provides a coordinated draft IO Annex (STARTEX MOA) prior to execution of the exercise for review by the Scenario Design Chief
Trains, monitors, and advises the World Class Opposing Forces (WCOPFOR) Tactical Commander on IO and develop draft IO events recommended for inclusion in the Road to War for the Scenario Design to present to the Exercise Director
Maintains and develops a robust, multi-platform social media environment within the Information Operations Network (ION)
One of the following:
High school diploma or GED with a minimum of 10 years of professional leadership experience
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 6 years of professional leadership experience
Master’s degree with a minimum of 4 years of professional leadership experience
Experience working with U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) or Interagency/Joint environments
Familiar with current Army doctrine
Highly proficient with MS Office suite of software (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Access) and Adobe Acrobat Pro
Highly proficient at operating across social media platforms
Must be able to travel in the United States and overseas to support simulation-based Army training exercises as needed (up to 25% of the time)
Must have an active DoD Secret security clearance
Must be able to work on-site at Fort Leavenworth in Kansas
Recent experience supporting current operations
U.S. Army Command and General Staff Officer Course, or MEL 4 equivalent Intermediate Level Education (ILE)
An active DoD Top Secret / Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) security clearance
Superb interpersonal and communication skills, as well as professionalism
Experience in Marketing, Public Affairs, Psychological Operations, or Information Operations
Salary Range: $67,800 USD – $101,600 USD
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Northrop Grumman / Equal Opportunity Employer
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