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Defense Career Opportunities Newsletter – DEFCON 1 Newsletter for Jan.

6, 2010

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“When we once begin to form good resolutions, God gives us every

opportunity of carrying them out.”

— St John Chrysostom

Welcome to the latest edition of the number one Defense Career

Opportunities Newsletter, “DEFCON-1,” a networking newsletter featuring

job opportunities and career advice for those who are part of the global

defense, aerospace, maritime, marine technology and security industry.

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*** In this issue (This week's jobs are listed here, and then offered

with links or in more detail below):

1.) Project Manager 2, Bollinger NYC Sludge Ship, Alion Science and

Technology, Morgan City, LA

2.) Comptroller Analyst with TS/SCI CI Poly, General Dynamics

Information Technology, McLean, VA

3.) Program Manager: DIA/SIA contract with Security Clearance, L-3

Communications MPRI, Alexandria, VA

4.) Senior Materials Scientist, University of Dayton Research

Institute, Dayton, Ohio 5.) Aerospace Engineer, TW Specialists, Inc.,

Denver, Colorado

6.) SYSTEMS ENGINEER – SUPPORTING BALLISTIC MISSILE DEFENSE, LogiCore,

Huntsville, AL

7.) Military Analyst Principal, Provide support to OPNAV N86 for Area

and Ship Self Defense, Systems Engineering / Standard Missile

Requirements Support, Alion Science and Technology, Washington, DC

8.) APS3 MRAP Positions, Honeywell, Charleston, SC

9.) MRAP Planner, Booz Allen Hamilton, Troy, MI

10.) Ballistic Missile Defense Engineer, Johns Hopkins Univ Applied

Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Maryland

11.) Future Business Development Opportunities Available, DHS Systems,

Fort Sill, OK

12.) Laser Electro Optics Technician (LEOT), FLIR, Bozeman, MT

13.) Maritime Sales Representative, North America, FLIR, Fort

Lauderdale, FL

14.) Operations and Support Communications Specialist, Accenture,

Springfield, VA

15.) MRAP Foreign Military Sales Support, Jacobs, Albany, GA

16.) Materials & Process Engineer 2, Broad Area Maritime Surveillance

(BAMS) Metallic Fuselage and Mechanical Subsystems IPT, Strike and

Surveillance Systems Division, Northrop Grumman, Rancho Bernardo, CA

17.) Engineer, SPARTA, Inc., Columbia, MD

18.) Sr. Reliability Engineer, Aurora Flight Sciences, Manassas, VA

19.) Senior Engineer – Flight Operations, Modern Technology Solutions,

Inc., Alexandria, VA

20.) Senior Operations/Lean Six Sigma Analyst-PEO Soldier G3, L-3

Global Security and Engineering Solutions, Fort Belvoir, VA

21.) Electrical Engineer, Rockwell Collins, Warrenton, VA

*** The Surface Navy Association's Twenty Second National Symposium

will be held at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City Hotel in Arlington,

Virginia from 12 to 14 January 2010.

Online registration is now open at www.navysna.org using the National

Symposium link.

Once on the site, please click on the registration tab. There are

several registration options on this page.

Online registration will close at 1400 on Thursday, January 7, 2010.

Anyone wanting to register after 1400 on January 7 must register in

person at the Symposium.

Please email dgarrynavysna@aol.com if you have any registration

questions.

*** From Lisa Shaw:

Ned-

I just want to take this time to thank you for all that you do. I hope

next year brings you and your family the very best. I am grateful for

you.

lisa

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*** He had hair like a girl:

Ned,

Regarding today's quote:

“Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let

each new year find you a better man.”

~ Benjamin Franklin

I couldn't agree more that I hope each new year finds me a better man!!!

Who knew Franklin was such a feminist visionary!!

Mary D.

*** Here are the DEFCON 1 jobs for this week:

1.) Project Manager 2, Bollinger NYC Sludge Ship, Alion Science and

Technology, Morgan City, LA

Job ID: 11228

Responsibilities

Performs the following functions in the Morgan City, LA area:

As Chief Resident Inspector, manages the field office at Bollinger

Shipyard on behalf of the vessel owner; supervises a staff of

approximately five inspectors/surveyors conducting shipboard surveys and

inspections of hull, machinery and distributive systems for compliance

with the construction contract, regulatory body requirements and

workmanship on behalf of vessel owners.

Monitor shipyard's production schedule.

Review shipyard change orders and provide independent assessment of

validity and cost.

Identify and track construction deficiencies for resolution.

Interface with shipyard personnel, construction manager and vessel

owners.

Investigate and troubleshoot ship system problems.

Review shipyard detail design and construction documentation.

Witness tests and trials.

Assist in resolution of warranty issues post delivery.

Qualifications

Candidate should have a minimum of a BS degree in marine, mechanical or

electrical engineering and a minimum of 15 years experience in

production oversight and experience in hull/steel , propulsion, HVAC,

electrical, auxiliary and fluid systems, piping, and/or testing. Must

have excellent oral and written communication skills. Must be familiar

with ABS and USCG rules and regulations and shipyard production

processes. Shipboard operational experience is highly desired. Must

be familiar with the installation of complex ship construction,

machinery and related equipment including propulsion machines and power

supply systems and ensures requirements are defined and met according to

specifications. Candidate should have the ability to employ existing

guidelines and instructions, guidance from higher-level engineers,

experience, and independent judgment to plan and accomplish task

objectives. Assignments may require the development of improvements to

current techniques and procedures. An active security clearance is

desirable but not required for this position.

http://www.alionscience.com/erecruit/dsp_erecruit.cfm?Page=HRS_CE_JOB_DTL&Action=A&JobOpeningId=11228

2.) Comptroller Analyst with TS/SCI CI Poly, General Dynamics

Information Technology, McLean, VA

http://www.careerbuilder.com/JobSeeker/Jobs/JobDetails.aspx?IPATH=JELXN1U&je=myrec&APath=1.39.0.27.0&jrjob=true&sc_cmp2=10_JobMat_JobDet&Job_DID=J3H3T878XWYZ03BJNBC&ff=39

3.) Program Manager: DIA/SIA contract with Security Clearance, L-3

Communications MPRI, Alexandria, VA

http://www.clearancejobs.com/index.php?action=view_job&jobID=1243870

4.) Senior Materials Scientist, University of Dayton Research

Institute, Dayton, Ohio

https://jobs.udayton.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1260802190373

5.) Aerospace Engineer, TW Specialists, Inc., Denver, Colorado

http://denver.olx.com/aerospace-engineer-iid-63055948

6.) SYSTEMS ENGINEER – SUPPORTING BALLISTIC MISSILE DEFENSE, LogiCore,

Huntsville, AL

http://www.findjobsnet.com/Aerospace-Aviation-Defense/Find-job-SYSTEMS-ENGINEER-SUPPORTING-BALLISTIC-MISSILE-DEFENSE-523886.htm

7.) Military Analyst Principal, Provide support to OPNAV N86 for Area

and Ship Self Defense, Systems Engineering / Standard Missile

Requirements Support, Alion Science and Technology, Washington, DC

Job ID: 11232

Responsibilities

Provide support to OPNAV N86 for Area and Ship Self Defense, Systems

Engineering / Standard Missile Requirements Support. Responsibilities

include:

-Coordination of preparation of milestone documentation in support of

the ORD Development and JROC approval.

-Assist in preparation of briefs, papers, and procurement and

installation schedules related to program cost, schedule, and

performance.

-Provide programming, planning and budgeting support which would include

review budget exhibits, develop quad charts, initiate BTR action, and

develop briefs.

-Assist and prepare impact statements, white papers, and executive

summaries to support Congressional queries, DoD, other Government agency

or industry inquiries.

-Prepare power point briefs, written reports, official correspondence to

assist the Division Director/Branch Head. Support test and evaluation

planning.

-Assist in preparation of Funding, Risk Management, MCP analysis and

procurement and installation schedules.

-Assist in preparation of Reports, studies, and MCP and FNC analysis and

input.

-Participate in the Working groups, provide assistance with monitoring

and oversight of budget and assist in budget plus-up execution.

-Assist in supporting IPTs, special advisory groups, off-sites, working

groups. This will include Echelon II Review, minutes, analysis.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in engineering or a related scientific discipline plus

15 years experience or more than 20 years experiences as a military

officer, preferably as a Surface Warfare Officer. Master's degree plus

12 years work experience or doctorate plus 8 years of work experience.

In rare circumstances, education and/or experience requirements may be

decreased or waived if the individual has an extraordinary educational

background or uniquely applicable experience or highly specialized

knowledge.

Familiarity with DoD acquisition and requirements, ship operations,

warfare system integration and operations a must.

Working knowledge of Joint Capabilities Integration and Development

System (JCIDS) a plus. Navy ship experience/service a plus.

OPNAV/Pentagon experience a plus. Experience in project management a

plus.

Computer literate and proficiency in Microsoft applications.

Strong writing skills and excellent communication, interpersonal and

presentation skills.

SECRET clearance required.

Alion Science and Technology is an employee-owned technology solutions

company delivering technical expertise and operational support to the

Department of Defense, civilian government agencies and commercial

customers. Building on 70 years of R&D and engineering experience, Alion

brings innovation and insight to multiple business areas: naval

architecture & marine engineering; defense operations; systems

engineering; modeling & simulation; information management & technology;

chemical, biological, nuclear & environmental sciences; wireless

spectrum engineering; and industrial technology. Based in McLean,

Virginia, Alion employee-owners are located at major offices, customer

sites and laboratories worldwide.

http://www.alionscience.com/erecruit/dsp_erecruit.cfm?Page=HRS_CE_JOB_DTL&Action=A&JobOpeningId=112132

8.) APS3 MRAP Positions, Honeywell, Charleston, SC

https://honeywell.taleo.net/careersection/9/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=00119208&src=JB-11448

9.) MRAP Planner, Booz Allen Hamilton, Troy, MI

https://bah.taleo.net/careersection/10020/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=01083552

10.) Ballistic Missile Defense Engineer, Johns Hopkins Univ Applied

Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Maryland

http://www.latpro.com/jobs/1829688.html

11.) Future Business Development Opportunities Available, DHS Systems,

Fort Sill, OK

Former Service Member (Senior Non-Commissioned Officer or Commissioned

Officer preferred) that has excellent written and verbal communication

skills. Must be a self starter and able to work independently.

Understands the United States Military Command Structure, Operations,

and Command Post Platforms. Must be able to assist in developing and

implementing a business development plan. Also, required to conduct

scheduled & unscheduled maintenance, emergency service calls and minor

repairs on DRASH Shelters, Utilities Support Trailers (UST's), and

accessories.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply for this position, click on the link below and please attach

your resume to the email message. Acceptable formats of resumes are

Microsoft Word documents and .pdf files only.

http://www.drash.com/ContactUs/CareerOpportunities/NewBusinessDevelopment.aspx

12.) Laser Electro Optics Technician (LEOT), FLIR, Bozeman, MT

http://www.flirjobs.com/jobs.cfm

13.) Maritime Sales Representative, North America, FLIR, Fort

Lauderdale, FL

http://www.flirjobs.com/jobs.cfm

14.) Operations and Support Communications Specialist, Accenture,

Springfield, VA

http://www.hirefinders.com/jobdetails/?jobID=1229

15.) MRAP Foreign Military Sales Support, Jacobs, Albany, GA

Requires former active duty/reserve U.S. Marine with current senior

level USMC logistics and supply occupational specialty and experience.

Familiarity/experience with Foreign Military Sales (FMS) associated

functions and DLA desired. Requires the ability to multi-task as part of

a LOGCOM Program Office organization that plans, directs, executes and

oversights Marine Corps worldwide support for the MRAP program. Must

have a solid understanding of all USMC logistics functions with a strong

supply background. Must be intimately familiar with use of LOGAIS,

possess a sound working knowledge of DoD/Joint and USMC organizational

structure. Strong communications skills/familiarity with Microsoft

Office applications required. Secret clearance/eligibility for same

required.

DUTIES OF POSITION: (This job description has been written to document

the major duties and responsibilities, and the general nature and level

or work to be performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of

all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees

assigned to this job.)

*Support Head, MRAP Program Support Team as a senior member of the

technical support team responsible for Foreign Military Sales (FMS)

functions.

*As part of a USMC/JPO MRAP support team, perform routine FMS management

support functions in support of the MRAP program.

*Provide professional logistics support and consultation, within

applicable regulations, for MRAP Program interactions for/with foreign

representatives, DLA, LOGCOM, and OEMs to research, locate, procure and

track shipments of MRAP components for client nations under the FMS

program.

*Provide subject matter expertise/hands-on direct on-site support of

MRAP FMS functions to include development and implementation of MRAP FMS

standing operating procedures, policies, and guidelines; resource

planning, prioritization, allocation, and distribution;

monitoring/management/coordination of taskers and other deliverables.

*Frequent travel to offsite locations as required.

*Other duties as required.

Education, Training & Experience

Minimum of two (2) years college or vocational training in area of

specialty plus fourteen (14) years relevant experience or any equivalent

combination of education/experience for a total of sixteen (16) years.

https://www.cytiva.com/jacobs/ext/detail.asp?JobID=jacobs11631&source=61

16.) Materials & Process Engineer 2, Broad Area Maritime Surveillance

(BAMS) Metallic Fuselage and Mechanical Subsystems IPT, Strike and

Surveillance Systems Division, Northrop Grumman, Rancho Bernardo, CA

http://careers.northropgrumman.com/ExternalHorizonsWeb/getJobPostDetail.do?sequenceNumber=187612

17.) Engineer, SPARTA, Inc., Columbia, MD

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wl/jobs/JS_JobSearchDetail?jobid=28831852

18.) Sr. Reliability Engineer, Aurora Flight Sciences, Manassas, VA

http://tbe.taleo.net/NA7/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=AURORA&cws=1&rid=294

19.) Senior Engineer – Flight Operations, Modern Technology Solutions,

Inc., Alexandria, VA

http://tbe.taleo.net/NA8/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MTS&cws=1&rid=231

20.) Senior Operations/Lean Six Sigma Analyst-PEO Soldier G3, L-3

Global Security and Engineering Solutions, Fort Belvoir, VA

http://www.sologig.com/Job/results/L-3-Communications-Global-Security-Engineering-Solutions/Senior-Operations-Lean-Six-Sigma-Analyst-PEO-Soldier-G3/VA-Fort-Belvoir/J3G0LB6Q11JH0HZM4CV.aspx

21.) Electrical Engineer, Rockwell Collins, Warrenton, VA

http://seeker.dice.com/jobsearch/servlet/JobSearch?op=101&dockey=xml/0/1/01ce45342bed9283ab1848b5d802b64b@endecaindex&c=1&source=20

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