DEFCON 1 newsletter for May 1, 2024

Defense Career Opportunities Newsletter

DEFCON 1 newsletter for May 1, 2024

Issue # 843


This edition of DEFCON 1 comes to you from Virginia Beach, Virginia.


*** 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.

DEFCON 1 brings you job opportunities every week and counts on members like you to submit job listings to share and post in this newsletter.


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***  When you learn about a job opportunity in the defense sector, such as a position that comes open with your company, you send me the title, organization, location, and a brief description; link; or contact information, and I’ll share. This is a cooperative network. That means everyone’s participation is required to provide job opportunities to share.


*** Ned’s upcoming travel, maybe, perhaps:


30 April-3 May                                  Norfolk, Virginia


18-23 May                                           Gdynia, Poland


23-25 May                                          Stuttgart, Germany


30 May-5 June                                  Corona Del Mar, Temecula, Calif.


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


***  From Bridget Serchak:


1.)  External Relations Specialist, Outreach and Communications Directorate, Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, Hickam AFB, HI


2.)  Public Affairs Specialist – ACWA Assessment, Air Force Materiel Command, Department of the Air Force, Davis Monthan AFB, Arizona


3.)  Senior Military Analyst, Advanced Technology Leaders Inc., Orlando, FL,FL?jid=b5de97b639558594


4.)  Senior Communications Network Engineer, Leidos, Quantico, Virginia


5.)  Systems Engineering JCIDS experience (TS/SCI), ORSA Systems Engineer/Administrator, Serco, Tampa, FL


***  From Melissa Smith Nilles:


Ned –


Hope all’s well – thank you for sharing those positions a few months back and adding me to DEFCON 1. Sharing a few more strategic comms positions from SPA for both newsletters – I will be working very closely with the first position (supporting AUKUS) and happy to answer questions. Both require active secret clearances.


Thanks so much!




6.)  Program Analyst – AUKUS Strategic Communications – Systems Planning & Analysis, Alexandria, VA—aukus-strategic-communications/job


7.)  Program Analyst (Strategic Communications CAO/PAO) – Systems Planning & Analysis, Alexandria, VA


8.)  Business Intelligence Analyst (A-10 support), ASRC Federal Broadleaf, Langley, Virginia


9.)  Access Control Clerk – Dahlgren – Full Time – Clearance Required, ASRC Federal Cyber, DAHLGREN, Virginia


10.)  Junior Financial Analyst, ASRC Federal, Colorado Springs, Colorado


11.)  Cyber Targeter, Central Intelligence Agency, Washington DC


12.)  Senior Acquisition Manager – Missile Defense Agency (MDA) – Clearance Required, Logistics Management Institute, Fort Belvoir, VA—missile-defense-agency-%28mda%29—clearance-required/login


13.)  Military Analyst – SME, ECS, Orlando, FL


14.)  Network Administrator (Forescout), ECS, Sierra Vista, AZ


15.)  Technical Writer, ECS, Seaside, CA


16.)  Training Instructor (Flight Simulator Instructor/Operator Flight Proficiency Simulator), Directorate of Plans, Trainings, Mobilization and Security, Army Installation Management Command, DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY, Fort Carson, CO




18.)  DEPUTY CHIEF CYBER TACTICAL OPERATIONS,  CYB Operations Directorate, US Army Joint Forces HQ, U.S. Army Cyber Command, Department of the Army, Fort Eisenhower, Georgia


19.)  SUPV IT CYBERSECURITY SPECIALIST (SYSANALYSIS/INFOSEC), Defense Information Systems Agency, Department of Defense, Fort Meade, Maryland


20.)  Director of Communications, Maine Maritime Academy, Castine, Maine


21.)  Flight Instructor – ATTN Veterans, National Air Training Center (NATC), Air and Marine Operations (AMO), U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, Oklahoma City, OK


22.)  SMWDC Air Defense & Ballistic Missile Defense Operations SME, Sigma Defense Systems LLC, Dahlgren, VA


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