DEFCON 1 Newsletter for December 4, 2013

by Ned Lundquist
Published on: 12/04/2013
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OPV Middle East

 

09 – 11 December, 2013

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi

 

http://www.opvmiddleeast.com/Event.aspx?id=881478

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Defense Career Opportunities Newsletter

DEFCON 1 Newsletter for December 4, 2013

http://www.yourdefcon1.com/

www.nedsjotw.com

Issue # 343

 

“Great discoveries and improvements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds.”

– Alexander Graham Bell

 

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***  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.

 

Help the network grow.  Sign up a friend.  They can join for free simply by visiting http://bit.ly/JOTWSubscribe and selecting DEFCON 1.

 

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.

 

I never give out, rent, or sell my list, and neither does Topica.

 

***  In this issue (This week’s jobs are listed here, and then offered with links or in more detail below):

 

1.)  Technical Support Specialist, MCR, San Diego, CA

2.)  Combat Operations Center (COC) Operator/Instructor 9105, Camber, Twentynine Palms, CA

3.)  USMC CBRNE Contractor Logistics Support Analyst-10406, Camber Corporation, Camp LeJeune, NC

4.)  DISA DESS/System Engineer/SCCM/VDI/Top Secret/Fort Meade, CSC, FORT MEADE, MD

5.)  Senior Emergency Management and Preparedness Specialist, CSC, ALEXANDRIA, VA

6.)  WMD/TTX Subject Matter Expert (Must have TS Clearance), NANA Regional Corporation, Washington, DC

7.)  IT Web & Multimedia Specialist, MCR, Springfield, VA

8.)  C-17 Simulator Maintenance Technician I, Textron, Travis AFB, CA

9.)  System Administrator I, 2d3 Sensing, San Mateo, CA

10.)  Information Assurance Engineer, Textron, Austin, TX

11.)  Systems Engineer Stf, SONAR system ASW CONOPS expert, Mission Systems and Training , Lockheed Martin, Manassas , VA

12.)  F135 Base Engine Manager, Pratt & Whitney, United Technologies Corporation , Edwards AFB, CA

13.)  Sr Project Management Liaison, Raytheon, Orlando, FL

14.)  Technical Support Specialist, Office of Naval Research (ONR), MCR, San Diego, CA

15.)  AAV MECHANIC (P), Honeywell, Jacksonville, FL

16.)  Sr. Mechanical Engineer – Naval/Marine, NewTown Solutions, Inc., Sterling Heights, MI

17.)  Global MarCom Specialist, Honeywell, Northford, Connecticut

18.)  Communications Manager, Shanghai, M&PM, Aerospace, Honeywell, Shanghai, China

 

 

…and more!

 

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

 

December 9-11 Abu Dhabi, UAE

 

January 26-29  Helsinki, Finland (Tentative)

 

January 30-31, Portsmouth, UK

 

March 17-18-19, Accra, Ghana

 

 

***  The Power of Teamwork

International Partnerships Foster Better Relations, Enhance Regional Security

Seapower December 2013

By Edward Lundquist

http://www.seapower-digital.com/seapower/december_2013#pg54

 

***  Upcoming events:

 

***  OPV Middle East

 

09 – 11 December, 2013

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi

 

http://www.opvmiddleeast.com/Event.aspx?id=881478

 

Ned will be moderating and  presenting at this conference.

 

***  Surface Warships 2014

 

Portsmouth, UK

January 30-31

 

http://www.surfacewarships.com/

 

The full agenda for Surface Warships 2014 has just been released and is available to download now at www.surfacewarships.com/brochure.

 

Ned will be conducting a workshop on modularity at this conference.

 

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

 

This week’s Top Job is from MCR (Note:  Ned works for this company.  Please let them know you heard about this opportunity from Ned’s JOTW newsletter.)

 

1.)  Technical Support Specialist, MCR, San Diego, CA

 

MCR is the trusted leader in integrated program management solutions. For 36 years, we have provided objectivity, smart thinking and the highest levels of support to help our clients get the job done, and done right. Our vast experience and knowledgeable people are our greatest assets. Their subject matter expertise, commitment to excellence and the high quality of their work, combined with our full suite of services, allows our clients to accomplish their missions and support national priorities. Our corporate values are based on integrity, excellence, honesty, service and trust. It is through these values that we form long-term client partnerships, build expertise, and attract and retain talented employees. For more information about MCR, LLC career opportunities, please visit www.mcri.com.

 

Description of Duties:

 

Assist the Office of Naval Research (ONR), identify and facilitate initiatives that integrate science and technology (S&T) developments and the industrial base to improve life cycle affordability for naval systems, accelerate transitions of S&T developments to acquisition programs and operating forces, and to support and enhance national and economic security. Assist ONR manage Technology Transition programs that accelerate the transition of critical technologies to the warfighter and Technology Transfer programs that accelerate the use of naval technologies by other organizations.

 

Support the Technology Transfer programs from the Systems Commands Chief Technology Officers (CTOs), Program Executive Officers (PEOs), and others, as directed. Provide technical expert advice and assistance to support eh overall proposal evaluation and selection process. Support the development and implementation of management tools and processes needed to ensure proper program execution.

 

Provide technical, business and programmatic expertise to assist the Government in the assessment of technology transition proposals. Assist in conducting proposal reviews to ensure the technical quality, programmatic executability, and transition viability of the proposed efforts, and the candidate’s ability to meet program mission requirements. Assist in identifying and characterizing risks associated with the transition project and steps needed to mitigate the risks.

 

Requirements for the Position:

•Bachelor’s degree in a technical field from an accredited college or university with three years experience with government technology programs or Associate’s degree from an accredited college or university.

•6 years of experience in a combination of program support, Fleet or Force Operations, DoN S&T organizations, or technology transition. Demonstrated ability to deal with scientific, engineering, and program management personnel in person, on-line, and on the telephone.

•Proficiency with using Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint).

•US Citizenship is required. Applicants selected will be subject to a Government investigation and must meet eligibility requirements to obtain and retain the designated Government clearance (Secret). Must have an active Secret Clearance.

 

Compensation

 

MCR, LLC’s compensation and benefits package is very competitive. It is designed to help employees meet varying needs throughout their careers and to reward employee’s skills, experience, and potential.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

MCR is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other protected factor.  In addition, MCR participates in the DHS E-Verify program.    M/F/V/D

http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH12/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MCRI&cws=1&rid=1743

 

2.)  Combat Operations Center (COC) Operator/Instructor 9105, Camber, Twentynine Palms, CA

http://www.amightyriver.com/jobs/combat-operations-center-coc-operator-slash-instructor-9105

 

3.)  USMC CBRNE Contractor Logistics Support Analyst-10406, Camber Corporation, Camp LeJeune, NC

http://www.amightyriver.com/jobs/usmc-cbrne-contractor-logistics-support-analyst-10406

 

4.)  DISA DESS/System Engineer/SCCM/VDI/Top Secret/Fort Meade, CSC, FORT MEADE, MD

http://www.amightyriver.com/jobs/disa-dess-slash-system-engineer-slash-sccm-slash-vdi-slash-top-secret-slash-fort-meade

 

5.)  Senior Emergency Management and Preparedness Specialist, CSC, ALEXANDRIA, VA

http://www.amightyriver.com/jobs/principal-national-security

 

6.)  WMD/TTX Subject Matter Expert (Must have TS Clearance), NANA Regional Corporation, Washington, DC

http://www.amightyriver.com/jobs/weapons-of-mass-destruction-wmd-slash-ttx-sme-must-have-ts-clearance

 

7.)  IT Web & Multimedia Specialist, MCR, Springfield, VA

 

MCR is the trusted leader in integrated program management solutions. For 36 years, we have provided objectivity, smart thinking and the highest levels of support to help our clients get the job done, and done right. Our vast experience and knowledgeable people are our greatest assets. Their subject matter expertise, commitment to excellence and the high quality of their work, combined with our full suite of services, allows our clients to accomplish their missions and support national priorities. Our corporate values are based on integrity, excellence, honesty, service and trust. It is through these values that we form long-term client partnerships, build expertise, and attract and retain talented employees. For more information about MCR, LLC career opportunities, please visit www.mcri.com.

 

Description of Duties:

•Thorough knowledge of electronic publishing and structured authoring software (e.g., HTML and XML languages) to include desired familiarity with Framemaker, and SGML.

•Graphic design or multimedia production experience.

•Thorough knowledge of basic web design principles.

•Proficiency with web publishing software and protocols (FTP, HTTP).

•Familiarity with relational databases such as: Oracle, MySQL, Sybase, SQL Server. Familiarity with SQL and CGI scripting.

 

Requirements for the Position:

•A bachelor’s degree in IT, Technical or related field and 7-14 years of related work experience.

•Develops content, and maintains associated systems for agency internal and/or external web sites, including sites hosted on classified networks.

•Plans, designs, and performs content enhancements and/or updates to websites.

•Recommends best practices, develops guidance and content standards, and ensures best practices and quality standards are met and maintained.

•Designs and builds web pages using a variety of graphics software applications, techniques, and tools.

•Uses a variety of graphics software applications, techniques, and tools.

•Designs and develops user interface features, site animation, and special effects elements.

•Contributes to the design group’s efforts to enhance the appeal of the organization’s online offerings.

•Designs the website to support the organization’s strategies and goals relative to external communications.

•Requires knowledge of web-based technologies including browsers, ASP pages, HTML code, object-oriented technology, and graphics software. Ensures website content is current, accurate, and reliable.

•Ensures websites are available to desired audience with appropriate links and security designed into system and maintained.

•Provides advice on strategies to maximize available content on distributed servers.

•Installs, configures, operates, and advises on the acquisition of multimedia equipment, and supporting media products.

•Provides technical support for meetings, conferences, teleconferences, video-teleconferences, and multimedia projects supporting public relations objectives and strategic objectives of the government office.

•Provides remote-access training via video teleconferencing, and video production.

•Plans, executes, directs, and edits multi-media project productions in support of government customer task requirements and strategic objectives.

•?US Citizenship is required. Applicants selected will be subject to a Government investigation and must meet eligibility requirements to obtain and retain the designated Government clearance (TS/SCI). Must have an active Top Secret/SCI clearance.

 

Compensation

 

MCR, LLC’s compensation and benefits package is very competitive. It is designed to help employees meet varying needs throughout their careers and to reward employee’s skills, experience, and potential.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

MCR is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other protected factor.  In addition, MCR participates in the DHS E-Verify program.    M/F/V/D

 

http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH12/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MCRI&cws=1&rid=1737

 

8.)  C-17 Simulator Maintenance Technician I, Textron, Travis AFB, CA

https://textron.taleo.net/careersection/textron/jobdetail.ftl?job=220584

 

9.)  System Administrator I, 2d3 Sensing, San Mateo, CA

http://www.indeed.com/cmp/2d3-Sensing/jobs/System-Administrator-9faba7dbd52b75af

 

10.)  Information Assurance Engineer, Textron, Austin, TX

https://textron.taleo.net/careersection/textron/jobdetail.ftl?job=156801

 

11.)  Systems Engineer Stf, SONAR system ASW CONOPS expert, Mission Systems and Training , Lockheed Martin, Manassas , VA

http://www.lockheedmartinjobs.com/jobdesc.aspx?q=&jobDesc=Systems+Engineer+Stf&jobUrl=https%3A%2F%2Fsjobs.brassring.com%2Ftgwebhost%2Fjobdetails.aspx%3Fpartnerid%3D25037%26siteid%3D5010%26jobid%3D291045&searchString=&siteChoiceHidden=All

 

12.)  F135 Base Engine Manager, Pratt & Whitney, United Technologies Corporation , Edwards AFB, CA

http://careers.utc.com/jobs/descriptions/f135-base-engine-manager—edwards-afb,-ca-edwards%20afb-california-job-4023084

 

13.)  Sr Project Management Liaison, Raytheon, Orlando, FL

http://www.rayjobs.com/index.cfm?NavID=304

 

14.)  Technical Support Specialist, Office of Naval Research (ONR), MCR, San Diego, CA

http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH12/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MCRI&cws=1&rid=1747

 

15.)  AAV MECHANIC (P), Honeywell, Jacksonville, FL

http://www.careersathoneywell.com/en/jobsearch/jobdescription.aspx?languageid=1&jobid=00226700

 

16.)  Sr. Mechanical Engineer – Naval/Marine, NewTown Solutions, Inc., Sterling Heights, MI

http://www.newtownsolutions.com/show_job.cfm?ID=00003118

 

17.)  Global MarCom Specialist, Honeywell, Northford, Connecticut

http://www.careersathoneywell.com/en/jobsearch/jobdescription.aspx?languageid=1&jobid=00233863

 

18.)  Communications Manager, Shanghai, M&PM, Aerospace, Honeywell, Shanghai, China

http://www.careersathoneywell.com/en/jobsearch/jobdescription.aspx?languageid=1&jobid=00221061

 

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