AECOM JCIDS Subject Matter Expert in Arlington, Virginia
Requisition/Vacancy No. 158269BR
Position Title JCIDS Subject Matter Expert
Job Category Information Technology
Business Line Government
Country United States of America
State/Province/Region USA - Virginia
Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in
Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by
Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A
Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at
About the Business Line
AECOM’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.
We are seeking a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS) Services Support for requirements development and validation as well as acquisition milestone preparation and accomplishment. This is a senior key position involving extensive interaction with Navy Personnel.
The SME will provide high-level expert advice, assistance, guidance or counseling to the government in support of DoD programs
The SME will possess Navy Combat and Weapon Control System specific or functional area expertise. The functional area fields may include: management, engineering, financial, contracting, logistics, Test & Evaluation and/or business improvement or investigative efforts. This may also include studies, analysis and reports documenting any proposed developmental, consultative or implementation efforts/recommendations
The SME shall have demonstrated qualities of leadership involving weapons or combat systems engineering support, including the ability to manage subcontractors
The SME must demonstrate the ability to provide technical and budgetary briefings to Navy Management. Experience shall reflect knowledge of the Navy validation and approval processes
The SME must have experience authoring technical documentation typically used by the Navy (OPNAV and NAVSEA) in order to drive communication and cross- group collaboration among various activities including the Navy, support contractors, industry and Academia
The SME must also have experience applying technical processes to complex problems and managing intricate schedules
Position may require travel as needed
Supervise, coach and lead a team for a specific area of expertise mentioned above
Collaborate with customer(s) to determine specific needs and requirements and to counsel within the expertise area; including oversight and task execution
Develop and/or review the documentation required to support the Navy’s programs of record including JCIDS documents, program reports, technical papers, drawings, specifications, procedures, etc., provide comments, organize, consolidate, and adjudicate comments from various organizations, and prepare reports
Perform expert-level review, analysis, and validation of engineering products; prepare executive-level reports and briefs
Consult as industry expert with customer, advise on policy development, planning and implementation
Interface with various technical team leaders to exchange information and coordinate related task performance
Mentor junior-level personnel in the SME area of assigned work
Minimum of ten (10) years technical and/or operational experience that demonstrates the individual is a prominent and recognized authority in the subject matter field
Candidates should possess excellent communications and analytical skills; working knowledge of computer systems and integrated software application programs; mastery of Department of Defense and Navy policies, procedures and tools.
Position will require a Top Secret Security Clearance
Enterprise Architecture Expertise preferred
Minimum of five (5) years of OPNAV or Joint Staff experience is preferred
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
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