Policy & Strategy Development Support/Commercial Remote Sensing SME

    • Job Tracking ID: 85342-287589
    • Job Location: Washington DC, DC
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: June 05, 2019
    • Years of Experience: More Than 15 Years
    • Starting Date: August 1, 2019
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Job Description:

  • Provide objective advice to SAF/SP, DoD, and Interagency entities collaborating with SAF/SP in space policy, strategy, issue integration, planning, and other space related tasks.
  • Review/analyze/assist development of Presidential Policy Directive policy and guidance.
  • Provide assessment and recommendations on PDSA authority and responsibility to ensure implementation of DoD-wide space capabilities.
  • Provide Commercial Remote Sensing subject matter expertise in policy, strategy and planning to SAF/SP, DoD, and Interagency entities.
  • Support independent assessments and reports on space safety, policy, strategy, planning, and other space related issues in support of studies, assessments, working groups, and tasks (ex. SmallSat Proliferation, Rendezvous Proximity Operations, Orbital Debris Mitigation Standard Practices, Space Traffic Management, etc).
  • Assist in formulating SAF/SP positions on space policy, issue integration, strategy, and planning.
  • Review and provide assessments of papers, articles, briefings, and non-contractual proposals.
  • Provide the technical, scientific, and management expertise to support the development, integration and coordination of space and space-related strategic planning and guidance documents to include policies, strategies, plans, mission directives, roadmaps, and doctrines for NSS across the DoD, IC, civil, commercial, and international domains
  • Provide technical analysis of current and emerging national, civil, commercial, and international policies and guidance documents for impacts on, and applicability to, space and space-related activities.

Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent, plus 20+ yrs applicable experience in an Engineering, Scientific, Analysis, Policy or Planning field related to Defense Space.
  • Active DoD Clearance
  • 20+ years experience in an Engineering, Scientific, Analysis, Policy or Planning field related to Defense Space.
  • 5+ years experience in or directly supporting DoD or NRO space operations, policy or acquisition.
  • Experience supporting varied short-notice, high-visibility studies and assessments meetings, and integrated prod­uct teams.
  • Understanding of DoD Acquisitions, Requirements, and PPBE processes.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Oral presentation skills.
  • Writing and documentation skills.

WHY SIGMATECH? Sigmatech provides industry-leading engineering, technical, programmatic, test and evaluation, and training support for the Army, Air Force, Navy, and MDA. We are an employee-centric, high-performing, ISO:9001-certified organization that focuses on customer satisfaction and delivers a commitment to ethics, integrity, and continuous improvement.

Sigmatech values each and every one of our employees, promoting a culture of teamwork, diversity, and inclusion. We empower our employees with the resources, incentives, and flexibility they need to enjoy success on the job and to live a healthy, balanced life.

Sigmatech was founded in 1986 as an employee-focused company. Sigmatech maintains an employee retention rate significantly higher than the industry average by offering an array of industry-leading benefits to attract the best and brightest employees:

*Highly competitive salaries *World-class, comprehensive health insurance plans (Medical, Dental, Vision) *Flexible spending accounts *Short and long term disability *Life insurance *401(k) savings plans with generous corporate matching *Profit sharing *Bonuses *Tuition/training reimbursement *Generous leave accrual *Comprehensive Employee Assistance Program

Our challenging work, family environment, competitive salaries, and excellent benefits make Sigmatech an employer of choice in the Space and Defense industry

Sigmatech is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.