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Job #: R-00005440
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Intelligence
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

Job Description

The Intelligence Group at Leidos has an opening for a Mission Assurance and Training and Exercise Specialist - Mid level to support national security functions within the intelligence community (IC) in Reston, VA. This position is primarily focused on all aspects of training and exercising agency essential functions and personnel. Provide broad program support to an agency continuity program to support and assist in all tasks related to maintaining and improving readiness and mission execution under all conditions to include plan development, review, evaluation, maintenance, and execution.

Primary Responsibilities

Lead agency training and exercise tasks in support of agency mission assurance efforts to include:
  • Draft and maintain exercise policies, plans, and procedures.
  • Facilitate and evaluate exercises in accordance with established IC and agency exercise objectives.
  • Develop recommended courses of action to ensure agency compliance with national and IC exercise policies and related requirements and guidance.
  • Develop and maintain regular communications with component continuity planners on training, exercises, and overall mission assurance posture
  • Develop and maintain exercise guidance documents for component continuity planners such as exercise evaluation guides and exercise planning templates.
  • Facilitate and participate in exercises at multiple operating locations.
  • Manage entire after-action and corrective action process identified through training and exercises.
  • Develop training courses and provide instruction in continuity planning, business process and business impact analyses, reconstitution operations, emergency management, and exercises.


Basic Qualifications

Bachelors' degree with 8 to 12 years work experience or Masters degree with 6 to 10 years work experience with at least 2 years experience in all functions of an exercise program to include development, conduct, and evaluation. Knowledge of continuity and mission assurance or emergency management disciplines. Training development and delivery experience is required. Must possess a TS/SCI clearance with poly

Preferred Qualifications

• Three + years exercise design, conduct, and evaluation experience

• FEMA Master Exercise Practitioner (MEP)

• FEMA Professional Continuity Practitioner (PCP) Level 1

• Associate Business Continuity Professional (ABCP) certification

• Adobe Connect experience

• SharePoint site management experience

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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