10 Mar
Senior-level Cryptologic Missions Support Specialist

About VATC

For over a decade, Visual Awareness Technologies and Consulting Inc. (VATC) has combined its joint training experience, innovative engineering talent and intelligence expertise to pioneer the development of the most advanced Distributed Missions Operations (DMO) training environments available anywhere in the world. Combining the latest open geospatial data standards with an integrated suite of innovative DMO training solutions, VATC offers a legacy of proven performance, leading subject-matter expertise and the most innovative technological solutions to the modern military's growing challenges. For more information, visit us at www.vatcinc.com , or on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Title: Senior-level Cryptologic Mission Support Specialist

Location: Fort Meade, MD

SR# 2020-0052

DUTIES: The successful candidate will support the Cyber ISR Group Task and Workflow Program Manager within the 659 ISR Group at Fort Meade, MD. Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Provide Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) operations and support to Cyber Mission Forces serving a US Air Force customer.

  • Provide staff support to and assist the customer's executive staff and directly advise group commander and senior leadership with executing group responsibilities.

  • Manage and assist customer leadership and staff to coordinate activities with subordinate units to help resolve issues, and ensure proper development, implementation and execution of policy and programs.

  • Review and guide senior-level correspondence, and respond to internal and external tasking, including identifying discrepancies and ensuring documentation is sufficient for decision making.

  • Research and analyze disparate data, identify potential concerns or issues, and facilitate recommended decisions, estimates, and courses of action to group leadership. Interact with customer's staff to coordinate, develop, and process timely responses to internal and external formal tasking requests for information (RFI).

  • Manage the customer's formal tasking process, including tasking assignment, suspense requirements, task response, and timeliness.


  • Master's degree with 10 plus years for experience

  • 12 years additional work experience may be substituted for a master's degree

  • Bachelor's Degree plus 8 years additional work experience may be substituted for a master's degree

  • Active TS/SCI clearance with Poly

  • 8+ years of experience with current Air Force Cyberspace and ISR capabilities

  • 2+ years of experience as Squadron-level program manager, executive officer or executive assistant to a senior leader, or in a commander's action group (CAG)

  • 2+ years of experience with managing or responding to formal tasking from senior leadership or HHQ

  • Experience with clearly & concisely documenting and delivering Cyber and ISR training requirements

  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications

  • Ability to think logically and act decisively in critical situations with minimal oversight and supervision, leveraging problem-solving techniques

  • Ability to operate independently or as part of a small team


  • Experience with performing US Cyber Command (USCC), Air Force Cyber, or the Air Force Service Cryptologic Component and national agency enterprise missions

  • Knowledge of Air Force ISR or Cyberspace policy directives and guidance


  • Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

In addition to competitive pay, Visual Awareness Technologies and Consulting, Inc. offers its employees a very competitive benefits package. We are an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for positions without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.