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2019-100-A: SME: FMS Fam and Fielding Specialist
DirectorateApplied Research Solutions
LocationHanscom AFB-MA
  
Applied Research Solutions is seeking a full-time FMS Fam and Fielding Specialist SME.

Job Responsibilities:
• The Contractor shall provide initial fielding support for units/platforms fielding a data link capability. This support consists of providing releasable Tactics, Techniques & Procedures (TTP) training, equipment, and operations expertise needed to setup initial TDL operations and field installations. The Contractor shall be able to develop TDL architectures for implementation at AF and Joint locations worldwide, to improve TDL mission capability. The Contractor is required to support the USAF, Joint TDL experiments, and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) customers as directed. FMS activities include extensive travel, for periods of up to 45 days and travel to hazardous duty locations. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: TDL fielding support; initial planning; initial TDL flights; on-site support per squadron (US and FMS); review of existing checklists and procedures; recommendation to mitigate shortfalls; pilot to pilot interface; Ground Support Station (GSS) continuation training; (FMS); network monitoring; data analysis; TDL and network problem identification and recommended resolution; air to air Link 16 combat exercise support; Beyond Line Of Site (BLOS) infrastructure troubleshooting; experience with Joint Interface Control Officer (JICO) support tools; ground crew logistics; maintenance and sustainment training; creation of tailored curriculum and training material and the presentation the training.
• The Contractor must have Tactical Data Link Networks (TDN) subject matter expertise and experience with related equipment to support the following: Link 16 and any platform/program utilizing it TINT, SADL, JRE, ADSI, Gateway Manager, VOiP, UHF/VHF communication, External Time Reference (ETR) to test/analyze network, GPS, TDN test tools to support network operations and analysis, network monitoring and data recording, stand-alone capability to establish/maintain networks, and mobile/scalable capability to add/subtract TDN systems to a network based on requirements.
• Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
• Personnel supporting this requirement must have and maintain an active Secret security clearance.
• DAWIA Acquisition Professional Development Program APDP Program Manager Level II or III Certification desirable; 10 years FMS Case Management experience desired. In addition, the Contractor must be available to travel OCONUS extensively and conduct international teleconferences outside of normal business hours.


All positions at Applied Research Solutions are subject to background investigations. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation including criminal history and identity check.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). This regulation prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and requires affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a). This regulation prohibits discrimination against qualified protected veterans, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans.