Security Force Assistance Subject Matter Expert

Ft Leavenworth, KS
Jul 14, 2017
Aug 24, 2017
IT, Security Engineer
Full Time
GDIT is looking for a candidate to support the Security Force Assistance (SFA) Proponent Office in meeting its regulatory requirement as the force modernization proponent specified in AR 5-22 and detailed in DoDI 3000.11 and DoDI 5160.70. Our candidate will directly support the development of SFA Doctrine and associated training support. Direct responsibilities for the SFA Subject Matter Expert (SME) include, but are not limited to the following:

 (1) Ensure SFA preparation efforts keep pace with changes in the global operating environment and that SFA education and training prepares commanders and staff, operational forces, and individual personnel for SFA across the range of military operations.


(2) Support the development of joint SFA-related doctrine tactics, techniques, and procedures and other guidance necessary to address the requirements of Combatant Commanders.


(3) Execute force management responsibilities (requirements definition, force development, combat developments, doctrine developments, training developments, material developments, leader development, personnel development, and facilities development) relative to DOTMLPF-P for their particular function and branches.


(4) Ensure SFA is integrated into all doctrinal publications and in all branches.


(5) Serve as the Army lead for Service reviews of Joint and other service SFA doctrinal publications.

Education 1. Bachelors Degree in Education or a related discipline.

 2. Masters Degree preferred.

Qualifications Requires 5-8 years of experience.


SFA SME who is trained (Personnel Development Skill Identifier [PDSI] T1B,

C, or D; AfPak Hands Program; MOS 18, or sister service equivalent) and experienced in advising foreign security forces.


Active Secret Security Clearance


  Preferred Qualifications:


  • Graduate of a military or civilian service school equivalent to the Sergeant Majors Academy and/or the Command and General Staff College (MEL 4).
  • Job: National Security and DefensePrimary Location: United States-Kansas-LeavenworthTravel: Yes, 30 % of the TimeNearest Major Market: Kansas CityJob Segment: Technical Services