DXTRS Simulation Support in Fort Leavenworth, KS at CALIBRE

Date Posted: 4/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/20/2018
  • Job ID:
    TSO 2400-585

Job Description

CALIBRE, an employee-owned Management Consulting and Information Technology Solutions Company, is looking for a DXTRS Simulation Support Specialist provides operational, analytical, and technical expertise to scenario development, class, exercise, and experiment planning, and execution of training exercises and experiments in support of the TRADOC TCM-ITS and US Army Centers of Excellence (CoE), Schools, and education Institutions. The DXTRS Simulation Support Specialist uses the U.S. Army Low Overhead Training Toolkit (ALOTT) suite of computer simulations and automated systems to develop and conduct simulation enabled training. The DXTRS Simulation Support Specialist provides technical and operational advice to support ALOTT simulation capability development and employment. The DXTRS Simulation Support Specialist assists with the planning, design, and evaluation of various components of ALOTT and DXTRS. The DXTRS Simulation Support Specialist acts as the functional or technical expert on the ALOTT suite of systems, including systems analysis and software programming necessary to resolve complex simulation/stimulation issues.

  • Provide the client with expert advice on all modeling aspect of ALOTT suite of simulations and DXTRS.
  • Provide ALOTT database design, administration, and maintenance.
  • Developing and executing functional vignettes for test events and planning and executing OREs.
  • Conduct and manage database design and maintenance.
  • Supports the installation, transition, sets-up, operation, and hardware/software maintenance for the ALOTT and supporting simulations drivers.
  • Assists the Government’s Lead Action Officer and/or the Senior Operations Analyst(s) in the development of exercise scenario products.
  • Analyzes hardware, software, scenario stimulation, data collection, and after action review (AAR) requirements necessary to meet event and commander’s objectives.
  • Supports software testing, analysis, troubleshooting, and Problem Tracking and Reporting (PTR) documentation and simulation systems analysis and management.
  • Supports Verification, Validation, and Accreditation (VV&A) activities and ALOTT software developmen
  • Supports hardware and software installation, networking, and operation; this includes responding to hardware and software problems, applying network security necessary to operate ALOTT simulations, collecting data, and analyzing results.
  • Identifies deficiencies and performance gaps in exercise and training programs; provides AAR inputs, training and operational assessments, and lessons learned recommendations.
  • Apply understanding of military doctrine and techniques to a simulation-enhanced training environment.
  • Attends training, seminars, conferences, exercise/experiment planning events, site surveys, and training events to enhance products and services relevancy to the operational training requirements.
  • Prepares insight papers based on training and exercise trends observed; develops reports, briefings, and recommendations to improve exercise design and execution.

Job Requirements

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Possesses and maintains an active SECRET clearance.

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Four (4) years of experience with military LVC-G training simulations, specifically the ALOTT and DXTRS training environment.
  • Experience providing simulation advice to support ALOTT capability development and demonstrated expertise in low overhead capability development, Validation Verification Accreditation (VVA) and user support.
  • Experience with DXTRS linkages and interactions with other simulations and federations such as the DIS and MCS.
  • Experience in providing technical and operational advice to support ALOTT simulation capability development and employment.
  • Experience in ALOTT or LVC-G capability development, VV&A, and user support.
  • Experience in developing and executing functional vignettes for test events and planning and executing OREs.
  • Experience in database design and maintenance; knowledge of ALOTT and ERF (JCATS/MRF-B) database administration.
  • Experience using entity constructive simulations and virtual simulations for military brigade and below training.
  • Experience in software testing, analysis, troubleshooting, PTR writing, analyzing, and management.
  • Experience with encrypted Local Area Network and Wide Area Network Operations.
  • knowledge of DXTRS database administration in DXTRS and have experience in database design and maintenance.
  • Knowledge of and experience with Army organizations and or Army LVC-G models and simulations.
  • Knowledge of High Level Architecture, Distributed Interactive Simulation, and Test Enabling Architecture interoperability; familiarity with Simulation Object Model and Federation Object Model Development.
  • knowledge in all aspects of Corps through Battalion (BN) level operations
  • knowledge in all aspects of DXTRS – technical, functional, and database.
  • Knowledge of the processes and procedures related to supporting National Simulation Center or Mission Training Complex events.

Required Experience
  • Bachelor ’s degree from an accredited college, university, or technical school in a technical discipline (Other education, commensurate experience and demonstrated ability of individual may be substituted).
  • Possesses DoD 8570 IAT II certification: CompTIA Security+ or higher Information Assurance certification.

CALIBRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports transitioning service members, veterans and individuals with disabilities. We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package. To be considered, please apply via our website at www.calibresys.com. Come join our dynamic team!

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