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Northrop Grumman A-10C Pilot - Close Air Support in Langley AFB, Virginia

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Northrop Grumman is seeking an A-10C Pilot to join our team as a Sr. Principal Mission Specialist, Distributed Training Center (DTC). The location of this position is at Langley AFB, VA.

The qualified candidate will facilitate the daily execution of Large Force Employment (LFE) and Small Team events for the Distributed Mission Operations (DMO), Distributed Training Center.

The A-10C Sr. Principal Mission Specialist will facilitate the DTC's support of daily Combat Air Forces (CAF) DMO training through scheduling, scenario development, mission materials, brief, execution and debrief support for Large Force Employment (LFE) and Small Team events. The candidate may attend CAF exercise planning conferences, meetings and site visits to gain a better understanding unit training requirements.

Assist with creating training scenarios, mission materials and briefs for the diverse aircrew training audience. He/she will assist the DTC Mission Director in regulating the flow of timely injects throughout the training event.


Basic Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 9 years experience or a Masters degree and 7 years experience

  2. Experienced A-10C Pilot with minimum of 6 yrs of Close Air Support (CAS) experience.

  3. Thorough knowledge of AFTTP 3-1 and JP 3-09.3 CAS employment.

  4. Operationally relevant experienced within the past 8 years.

  5. Secret Clearance with ability to upgrade to TS/SCI and SAP/SAR

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experienced Mission Commander or Instructor Pilot.

  2. Current Top Secret Clearance with SCI.

  3. FAC-A/ALO/ASOC/SANDY experience.

  4. Experience with Combat Air Forces DMO exercises and simulations

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Job Category : Technical Support