|Job Title: Special Operations Forces (SOF) Operations Integrator
Experience Level: Senior
Location: Reston, VA
Deployments: 30%- 50%
Security Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI
Quiet Professionals, LLC (www.QuietProfessionalsLLC.com) is seeking multiple SOF Operations Integrators to work in Reston, VA (30%- 50% Forward Deployed) as part of a multi-discipline Joint Service SOF C-IED analytical support team supporting forward deployed Special Operations Forces Commanders, their staffs and their subordinate units with fusing operations and intelligence information in an effective, seamless process to enhance their effectiveness against threat networks that facilitate or employ Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs).
This multi-discipline team provides operations advice to SOF commanders and staff on all activities with regards to planning and synchronization of effort of our customer’s support to deployed SOF elements. The team will coordinate SOF requests for support with other deployed counter-improvised explosive Device (C-IED) assets provided by our customer and partner nation elements. The Team will It will ensure SOF assets are kept abreast of all current and emerging C-IED processes, methodologies, and Tactics, Techniques & Procedures (TTP) for attacking networks that utilize IEDs.
The SOF Operations Integrator will provide operations advice to SOF commanders and staff on all activities with regards to planning and synchronization of C-IED support to deployed SOF elements, coordinate SOF requests for C-IED support with other deployed assets and enabling elements, ensure SOF assets are kept abreast of all current and emerging C-IED processes, methodologies, and Tactics, Techniques & Procedures (TTP) for attacking networks that utilize IEDs, and provide advice to SOF Commanders and their staff on how to best integrate C-IED, and specifically Attack the Network (AtN) capabilities into their ongoing operations and analytical efforts.
Best Candidates: The best candidates will be recently retired or soon to be retiring SOF Senior NCOs, Officers, or Warrant Officers who have an active TS/SCI, a combination of leadership and staff experience, multiple SOF combat deployments to Afghanistan, Iraq, locations in Africa, or other similar deployments where C-IED planning and Attack the Network combat operations took place, and will have the knowledge and credibility required to advise senior SOF Commanders and Staff on integration of C-IED efforts into the planning and execution of ground combat operations.
SOF Operations Integrators, in conjunction with other members of the SOF Support Team, will work with tactical and operational Special Operations Forces (SOF) elements (ODA to TSOC) to leverage cutting edge tools and processes designed to improve intelligence and operations fusion within their planning and mission execution cycles. The focus of these fusion efforts is exposure of enemy networks that employ IEDs.
The SOF Operations Integrator will serve as a direct link between our customer and deployed SOF units on all current and future initiatives.
The SOF Operations Integrator serves as the primary advisor to the deployed SOF commander and staff on all activities with regards to planning, and synchronization of effort of our customer AtN support to deployed SOF elements. The Operations Integrator applies in-depth understanding of both the supported unit’s operational requirements as well as our customer’s AtN capabilities in order to identify exploitable vulnerabilities of targeted enemy organizations. The SOF Operations Integrator must apply a thorough understanding of the Ops/Intel fusion process as well as subject matter expertise on SOF operations, IEDs, and our customer’s capabilities.
The SOF Operations Integrator ensures all SOF requests for AtN support are fully coordinated with other customer deployed assets. The Operations Integrator advises SOF Commanders and their staffs on how to best integrate our customer’s capabilities into their ongoing operations and analytical efforts.
Successful applicants must possess strong oral and writing skills, experience working with multidiscipline teams, and the ability to identify and analyze problems through the lens of their experience and subject matter expertise in order to generate executable solutions.
The SOF Operations Integrator must have the ability to perform tasks with Microsoft productivity software and applications.
The SOF Operations Integrator should have the ability to perform tasks with the following web-based intelligence tools, software, and databases: Microsoft SharePoint, Google Earth spatial analysis software, SIPR, and JWICS.
This position requires recurring domestic and international travel to include deploying to combat zones.
The applicant may be called upon to support 24-hour watch operations.