DEFCON 1 newsletter for 30 March 2016

by Ned Lundquist
Published on: 03/30/2016
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Defense Career Opportunities Newsletter

DEFCON 1 newsletter for 30 March 2016

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Issue # 454

 

“No legacy is so rich as honesty.”

– William Shakespeare

 

***  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.)  Supervisory Visual Information Specialist, Veteran Employment Services Office, Department Of Veterans Affairs, Washington DC

2.)  Account Manager—Health Care Operations to support the Military Health System (MHS), Akoya, Falls Church, VA.

3.)  Interdisciplinary: Computer Engineer/Computer Scientist, U.S. ARMY COMMUNICATIONS ELECTRONICS COMMAND, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

4.)  Test Pilot Flight Instructor, U.S. ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND, Patuxent River, MD

5.)  Cartographic Technician, Geospatial Information Technician, Air Armament Center, Air Force Material Command, Eglin AFB, FL

6.)  FINANCIAL TECHNICIAN, Albany Marine Corps Logistics Base, U.S. MARINE CORPS, Department of the Navy, Albany, GA

7.)  DEPUTY PROGRAM EXECUTIVE OFFICER FOR STRIKE WEAPONS (SES), Program Executive Office for Unmanned Aviation and Strike Weapons, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, MD

 

8.)  Supervisory General Engineer, Branch Chief, Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Branch (NAME), U.S. COAST GUARD, Baltimore, MD

9.)  F-35 USMC Air System Requirements – Senior Principal Analyst, Director of Aviation Weapons Systems Requirements Branch in the Marine Corps Department of Aviation, General Dynamics, Arlington, VA

10.)  Cost Analyst, MCR, Huntsville, AL

 

11.)  Configuration Data Management Journeyman, MCR, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH

12.)  Budget Financial Analyst, MCR, MacDill AFB, FL

13.)  Senior Interoperability & Integration Engineer, DCS Corp, Lexington Park, MD

 

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

 

May 23-26, London, UK

August 10-12, San Diego, CA

September 19-23, Everett, WA

 

***  Maritime Security 2016 West

 

September 20-22, Everett, Washington

 

Maritime Security 2016 West provides discussion and collaboration on strategies and technologies to counter maritime security threats encountered by governments, law enforcement, and port/terminal owners and operators. Interactive workshop sessions are designed to give all conference participants the actionable knowledge on how to better secure their maritime areas of responsibility, mainly by stressing the importance of collaboration, efficiency, and best practices. Each topic will be addressed by relevant perspectives of those who have implemented successful strategies and technologies in their maritime security operations.

 

http://www.maritimesecuritywest.com/

 

***  Naval Combat Systems 2016

May 24-25, 2016

London, UK

The Naval Combat Systems 2016 conference has been designed to enable end-users and industry to further the discussion around modernisation, modularity, interoperability, and the acquisition and integration of new combat systems.

http://www.navalcombatsystemsevent.com/

 

NATIONAL SUMMIT ON STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS

April 26-27, 2016 • Hilton Crystal City •Arlington, VA

 

Join me in attending the 7th National Summit on Strategic Communications on April 26-27, 2016 in Arlington, VA. @StratCommSummit features 25 speakers who will provide high-level yet practical content that is global in scope and strategic in focus.

 

Special guest: Airman Spencer Stone, one of three Americans who helped foil a terrorist attack on a French train in August. This is a fascinating “behind-the-scenes” session where Airman Stone and colleagues will explore how to cope with personal and professional challenges resulting from overwhelming worldwide media attention.

 

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***  Exoatmospheric Warriors

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Seapower magazine March 2016

By Edward Lundquist

http://www.seapower-digital.com/seapower/february_march_2016?pg=20#pg20

 

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

 

***  From Paula Paige:

 

Hi Ned,

 

Hope you are well. I can’t recall if I told you that I now work for the VA in its employment service area. To that end, can you please share this position?  Thanks!

 

The Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking a Veterans to fill the following position at VA headquarters in D.C.

 

Very Respectfully,

Paula A. Paige

Chief, Strategic Communication

Veteran Employment Services Office (VESO)

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Washington, D.C.

 

1.)  Supervisory Visual Information Specialist, Veteran Employment Services Office, Department Of Veterans Affairs, Washington DC

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/432834100

 

***  From Sue Klima:

 

2.)  Account Manager—Health Care Operations to support the Military Health System (MHS), Akoya, Falls Church, VA.

 

The successful candidate will:

 

  • Serve as a productive member of a multidisciplinary team supporting MHS Strategic Communications.
  • Research, develop, write and evaluate strategic communications plans for health care operations based on specific targeted events or activities; coordinate strategies and tactics. Develop milestones, deliverables and timelines; and provide updates on the status of communications plans in progress.
  • Collaborate and coordinate with team members to support overarching MHS communications plans and initiatives.
  • Interface with subject matter experts for response to media inquiries and long lead media pieces for print and broadcast, as well as media training and other communications targets of engagement to communicate their messages.
  • Lead brainstorming sessions with key subject matter experts and communications team leaders.
  • Develop key messages for senior leaders using pre-designed templates.
  • Conduct In-Progress Reviews (IPR’s) and senior leader briefings to provide status updates.
  • Translate complex health policy and management issues into policy memos, action steps, senior leader talking points and other forms of communication that can be used by senior leaders, stakeholders, and the MHS workforce.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned to support the senior leadership goals and mission of the MHS Communications Office.
  • Work closely with senior leadership and the MHS communications team to support consistency of messaging across program offices, and provide writing as needed.
  • Collaborate as directed with Akoya leadership and staff in the Pittsburgh headquarters, and travel to Pittsburgh as required.

 

Requirements

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications or related field
  • Detail orientation with strong interpersonal communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to coordinate, prioritize, and accomplish multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant work experience; 5 years working with senior-level leaders
  • Military experience a plus

Please submit resumes to: sue@akoyaonline.com  No phone calls accepted.

3.)  Interdisciplinary: Computer Engineer/Computer Scientist, U.S. ARMY COMMUNICATIONS ELECTRONICS COMMAND, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/432512700/

 

4.)  Test Pilot Flight Instructor, U.S. ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND, Patuxent River, MD

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/431930300/

 

5.)  Cartographic Technician, Geospatial Information Technician, Air Armament Center, Air Force Material Command, Eglin AFB, FL

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/433384400/

 

6.)  FINANCIAL TECHNICIAN, Albany Marine Corps Logistics Base, U.S. MARINE CORPS, Department of the Navy, Albany, GA

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/433980100/

 

7.)  DEPUTY PROGRAM EXECUTIVE OFFICER FOR STRIKE WEAPONS (SES), Program Executive Office for Unmanned Aviation and Strike Weapons, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, MD

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/433116300/

 

8.)  Supervisory General Engineer, Branch Chief, Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Branch (NAME), U.S. COAST GUARD, Baltimore, MD

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/433091800/

 

9.)  F-35 USMC Air System Requirements – Senior Principal Analyst, Director of Aviation Weapons Systems Requirements Branch in the Marine Corps Department of Aviation, General Dynamics, Arlington, VA

https://jobs.washingtonpost.com/job/36178870/f-35-usmc-air-system-requirements-senior-principal-analyst/

 

10.)  Cost Analyst, MCR, Huntsville, AL

http://chk.tbe.taleo.net/chk01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MCRI&cws=5&rid=2967

 

11.)  Configuration Data Management Journeyman, MCR, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH

http://chk.tbe.taleo.net/chk01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MCRI&cws=5&rid=2971

 

12.)  Budget Financial Analyst, MCR, MacDill AFB, FL

http://chk.tbe.taleo.net/chk01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MCRI&cws=5&rid=2964

 

13.)  Senior Interoperability & Integration Engineer, DCS Corp, Lexington Park, MD

https://jobs.washingtonpost.com/job/36518683/senior-interoperability-and-integration-engineer/

 

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