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Principal Sustainment Analyst Trainer

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Suffolk
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Job Description:

US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: YesRELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be availableCLEARANCE TYPE: SecretTRAVEL: Yes, 25% of the TimeDescriptionJoin Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of whats possible. From global defense to sustainment and modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality. Our programs are built on equal parts of curiosity and collaboration. Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people around the world. With Northrop Grumman, youll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define your career, now and in the future.Northrop Grumman Defense Systems sector (NGDS) is seeking a Principal Sustainment Analyst Trainer to join our growing team of diverse professionals in Suffolk, Virginia . This position supports the Joint Staff J7, Joint Training, Deployable Training Division (DTD) in providing a continuum of individual, staff, and collective joint training to enhance the operational effectiveness of the current and future joint force. The selected candidate will provide observation, training, and feedback, focused at the operational and strategic levels, to Joint Force Commanders and their staffs during joint and multi-national training, exercises, and staff assist visits (SAVs). The focus of the observation, training, and feedback will involve Joint Force Sustainment operational planning within the Joint Planning Process (JPP) and support to battle rhythm production of decision quality information. The position requires knowledge of national defense strategy, theater strategy and campaigning, joint sustainment processes, joint planning processes and systems, and the integration of multinational and interagency capabilities.Responsibilities:

  • Acts as a subject matter expert and trainer in the Joint Sustainment process with secondary expertise in the Joint Planning Process (JPP) at the strategic and operational levels
  • Integrates into, contributes to, and provides functional continuity in the Deployable Training Divisions Plans, Intel, and Sustainment Section, which consists of military Observer Trainers (OTs) and contractor Analyst Trainers (ATs)
  • Mentors, trains, and supports new OTs
  • Participates as a member of Deployable Training Teams (DTTs) comprised of OTs and ATs observing, training, and providing feedback to commanders and their staffs during Chairmans Exercise Program (CEP) exercises and other joint and multinational exercises, as well as for Mission Rehearsal Exercises and Staff Assistance Visits for named operations
  • Ascertains key command challenges at the operational and strategic levels of war and conducts cross-functional analysis of information gathered from joint exercises and training events for the development of lessons learned, insights, and best practices
  • Understands strategic thought and direction as it guides and is influenced by campaign, deliberate, and crisis planning at the operational level
  • Researches national strategic documents, historical exercise documents, real world operations, the operating environment, command mission, organization, plans, and orders, and interagency and coalition policies, strategies, and plans
  • Conducts trend analysis, understands and improves battle rhythms, provides observation and training, ties phased operational planning to strategic thought, and develops feedback
  • Develops the Commanders Facilitated After-Action Review (FAAR), Executive Summary Report (ESR), Combined Functional Report (CFR), and Internal After Action Review (IAAR), Post-event debriefs and summaries, and input to Joint Lessons Learned Information System (JLLIS)
  • Updates and maintains documents, articles, and periodicals such as "Joint Operations Insights and Best Practices" and joint functional area focus papers
  • Develops and facilitates seminars for the National Defense Universitys Senior Leader Education Program Joint Operations Modules (PINNACLE, CAPSTONE, and KEYSTONE)Basic Qualifications:
    • One of the following:
    • High school diploma or GED with a minimum of 10 years of professional and/or military experience
    • Bachelors degree with a minimum of 6 years of professional and/or military experience
    • Masters degree with a minimum of 4 years of professional and/or military experience
    • Thorough understanding of, and experience in, Joint Sustainment planning
    • Must be willing to travel worldwide (up to 25% of the time), to include areas considered hazardous duty
    • Must have an active U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance with the ability to obtain a DoD Top Secret (TS) security clearance once aboard
    • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information
    • Must be able to work on-site in Suffolk, VirginiaPreferred Qualifications:
      • Active DoD TS security clearance
      • Combatant Command, Joint Task Force, Division, Afloat staff, or Wing staff experience
      • Joint Forces Staff College or Service equivalent
      • Understanding of the requirements for staffs to support the commanders decision cycle
      • Understanding of the Joint Planning Process (JPP)
      • Experience with the preparation and conduct of seminars or study groups for flag officers
      • Ability to write and prepare operational orders and plans
      • Experience in the compilation and presentation of lessons learned and after action review material
      • Experience with operational planning efforts at the operational and strategic levels#NGSkillsSalary Range: $69,300.00 - $103,900.00Employees 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 .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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.We are a pioneering company.With careers across all areas: air, cyber, land, sea and space our 90,000 employees work as one to defend and define the future. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will give you every opportunity to do your best work. Working together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines, we share a drive to push the boundaries of science, technology and engineering to meet the ever evolving needs of our customers worldwide.

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