The position calls for a Homeland Security Exercises and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) planner with experience in the planning, developing, coordinating and execution of all levels of exercise events (seminars, workshops, tabletops, games, drills, functional and full-scale) and reporting the findings/results from every exercise executed on behalf of the customer. The Exercise Planner must have a minimum of five years of experience involving the use and application of the National Incident Management System and Incident Command Structure in all-hazard crisis response situations.
The candidate needs to be a self-starter able to effectively communicate with senior managers and coordinate with partners in verbal and written formats. Candidate must be familiar with the exercise business model and be able to take an exercise from the concept stage through to post exercise evaluations, after-action reports and when applicable implementation of results. Candidate must have the ability to develop products to include but not limited to meeting notes, mock exercise injects and products, exercise scripts/play, after action reports and recommendations. Candidate will chair and brief at planning conferences of various sizes and be able to culminate findings in clear succinct reporting that will be actionable to the managers and fellow planners. Candidate must be willing to travel both domestically and internationally in support of customer goals. Estimated travel is 15% of the schedule
Bachelor's degree in Liberal Arts/Sciences (or related field) and/or equivalent formal military training a minimum of 12 years of Exercise Planning experience( Master's and 10 years)
Candidates must have strong oral and written communications skills
Must be familiar and able to use the Microsoft Office suite for the development of exercise deliverables
Strong background with various Intelligence Community tools and databases is required
Candidates should have a proven record of accomplishment working in a fast-paced environment while multitasking (i.e. multiple phone calls, monitor cable traffic/e-mails, tasking from various government agencies, etc.)
Must be available to travel CONUS and OCONUS 15% or more
Must be knowledgeable of HSEEP principles.
Candidate will be expected to explain their familiarity with HSEEP principles in the position
Must have current TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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 33,000 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.
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