Leidos Operational Energy War gaming, Modeling and Simulation Specialist in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia


Leidos is hiring an Operational Energy War gaming and Modeling and Simulation Specialist in Washington, DC. Leidos supports the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Operational Energy) (SAF/IEN) with project management and policy support subject matter experts. Each year about $9B, or 7-8% of the Air Force budget has gone to purchase energy. Approximately 86%, or $7.2B, is operational energy (mostly aviation fuel). The Air Force Operational Energy Program vision is “Mission assurance through energy assurance.” SAF/IEN will achieve that vision through improving resiliency, optimizing demand, and assuring supply with the objective of increasing efficiency 10% by 2020 (using 2011 baseline). The A/E will support this overall vision, the associated goals and objectives and the following duties:

• Coordinate, consolidate, develop, and maintain SAF/IE’s Energy War gaming and Modeling and Simulation Program governance and programmatic documents (e.g. Air Force Instructions, policies), action plan recommendations, task and inquiry responses, and issue resolution action plans

• Provide detailed updates to leadership and interested parties by participating in meetings/forums and coordinating, consolidating, developing and delivering/presenting associated meeting materials (e.g. slides, after action reports, minutes)

• Provide commercial and other service (e.g. U.S. and international) landscape visibility and knowledge management related to aviation network operations (e.g., system-of-systems, command and control)

• Develop, staff, advise and facilitate senior level governance and oversight activities on aviation fuels, modeling and simulation and war-gamming

• Participate in USC Title 10 Air Force and Joint Staff war gaming programs to include the appropriate tools and techniques


• Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree (preferred) with 12+ years related experience

• Experience with Air Force modeling and simulation preferably with operational energy

• Demonstrated successful support to senior organizational leadership

• Profficient with Microsoft Office

• Excellent written and oral communications skills

Leidos Overview:

Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.