Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) Training and Advisory Support (ITAS)

GERMANY

9/14/17

9/14/19

Description

Responsibilities

Provide Distributed Ground System training and advisory support.
Develop and execute a training program designed to support geospatial analysts, mission managers and mission planners in Distributed Common Ground System Four ISR system employment, EM, and end-to-end mission processes as requested.
Create, modify, and update training references to ensure they are relevant to current mission tasking as requested. 
Develop training materials, to include handouts, training and lesson plans, and presentations as requested.
Ensure training material is organized, updated, and available to mission personnel for reference and study.
Provide expertise and guidance with respect to all training issues within the training office purview.
Maintain Concept of Operations/Operating Instructions (CONOPs/OIs) references IAW local and command directives.
Track all trainees and status of their training, providing notification of impending certification deadlines.
Create, maintain, and update training databases in support of mission qualifications. 
Work closely with Standards and Evaluations Flight to ensure a comprehensive training and evaluation program is created 
Conduct refresher, “over-the-shoulder” and formal training sessions in support of mission requirements.
Provide assistance to further unit participation in theater- and component-level exercises.
Conduct training to a level that ensures that all personnel are mission-qualified to sit a Distributed Ground System crew position.
Develop and maintain a continuity folder that includes, as a minimum, official duty processes, contact, and procedures as requested. 

Minimum Requirements

Provide continuity information to COR upon request. 
Share experience/training information with other Distributed Ground System personnel. 
Support 24/7 shift operations based on the 24 IS/DOO scheduler medium and high altitude requirements. 
Provide dedicated crew complements to support the mission operations where shared support may not be possible.
Document all training efforts in individual training records immediately after each training session.
Document in training records secondary imagery products and accuracy of the products and recommendation for future training. 
Upon completion of training, complete a student check ride, document the results and make a recommendation for evaluation.
Update the training records at the end of each training mission.

Desired Requirements

Required Qualifications
At least three years’ experience in GEOINT operations, principles, and general GEOINT communications and dissemination architecture; 
At least three years’ experience in, and provide specific guidance to trainees in, the area of GEOINT operations, to include advisory support; experience with AF Distributed Common Ground System operations and training functions; be qualified as an Instructor Rated Operator. 
Contractor employee(s) assigned as trainers shall maintain certification in GEOINT operations. 
Master's degree in a related field and 6 years of recent specialized experience; OR Bachelor's degree in a related field and 9 years of recent specialized experience; OR 13 years of recent specialized experience. 
TS/SCI clearance