OG X Electronic Warfare Planner

Exercise support staff for Mission Command Training Program (MCTP) exercises to train Brigade, Division and Corps Commanders and their staffs. Operations Group X-RAY Electronic Warfare Planner (EWP) assists with training Brigade, Division and Corps Commanders and their staffs during Mission Rehearsal and Warfighter exercises (MRX/WFX) with electronic warfare (EW) subject matter expertise integrating EW tasks into MRXs/WFXs to ensure that military commanders and other senior leaders who may deploy have the knowledge and skills needed to effectively manage EW planning and execution. The EW Planner coordinates, synchronizes, and deconflicts Electronic Warfare scenarios for MCTP exercises. Coordination and synchronization effort is key to exercise preparation and resolving exercise design issues.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Prepares Joint Master Significant Events List (JMSEL) injects to build Scenario Design storylines that support the exercise scenario plan for MCTP simulation exercises.

  2. As a EW Planner designs the replication of Electronic Warfare (EW) aspects of the Operating Environment (OE) existing in full spectrum Joint, Interagency, Intergovernmental, and Multinational (JIIM) operations in order to develop current, relevant, campaign quality, joint and expeditionary Mission Command instincts and skills in the training audience.

  3. Performing the duties of the EW Planner in planning, researching, developing, and presenting training to exercise support staff while being knowledgeable to address anticipated questions concerning electronic warfare from the training audience.

  4. Be familiar with Army and Joint doctrine, tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP), planning and execution at the tactical and operational levels in a variety of Army and Joint organizations.

  5. Participate in all Exercise Life Cycle (ELC) events.

  6. Assist OC/Ts in oversight and integration of EW storylines/threads with (1) MCTP OPSGPS, (2) Joint Staff, J7 Doctrine Training Team (DTT), (3) Sister Service training teams. Assist OC/Ts to ensure they have included comprehensive storylines that integrate EW strategic partners into exercises.

  7. Ensures fidelity of the scenario design is maintained throughout the exercise period. Provide EW expertise to the Exercise Control Group (ECG) and participate in White Cell Battle Rhythm events during exercises.

  8. Inputs JMSEL injects into the exercise, coordinates inter-agency activities in support of the scenario and generates reports as directed.

  9. Conducts research in support of scenario requirements for Electronic Warfare Support for each exercise environment. Integrate EW in Mission Command Training (MCT).

  10. May deploy to various countries, as required, in support of U.S. military operations.

Basic Qualifications: Education: a. Baccalaureate Degree from an accredited college or university with 6 years of relevant experience (can be waived for former warrant officer or senior enlisted based on experience).

b. Completion of the FA29 Electronic Warfare Course, qualification as a EW Warrant Officer (290A), or Senior Enlisted EW NCO (29E).

Warrant Officer, or Senior Enlisted EW NCO.

Security: a. US Secret clearance required.

b. Submit for, and receive a TOP Secret based on SSBI for TS/SCI.

Preferred Qualifications: a. Two years experience in design, planning, configuration, and

conduct of large-scale computer simulation exercises.

b. Recent experience in OIF, OEF, or OND.

c. Military assignments as a US Army Electronic Warfare Officer (EWO), Warrant Officer, or Senior Enlisted EW NCO.

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