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Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Military Trainer - / PLEX (OG X) Planner, Scenario Designer in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world's biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a motivated professional to join our team as Sr. Principal Military Trainer - / PLEX (OG X) Planner, Scenario Designer . The location of this position is at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas . Mission Command Training Program (MCTP) trains Army Corps, Divisions, and Brigades in the Army Mission Command Systems and Operations Process. This is done thru an integrated simulation to replicate a robust Operating Environment (OE). Units conduct exercises in Large Scale Combat Operations with all appropriate operational variables that would be present in a theater of operations in order to develop efficiency in the operations process.

The Core Plans Cell integrates and synchronizes the efforts of Plans Integrating Cell to develop a comprehensive and coherent scenario that challenges each training audience at echelon, across all War Fighting Functions. This is done by conducting Exercise Design thru the Military Decision Making Process to produce scenarios, BLUFOR Higher Headquarters Orders, OPFOR Higher Headquarters Orders, and any special instructions to the Exercise Control Group.

Plans Team Responsibilities

  • Conduct mission analysis of higher headquarters guidance (CSA, FORSCOM, CAC)

  • Integrate training audience training objective into a coherent scenario

  • Review training audience plans and orders

  • Coordinate and synchronizing warfighting functions in all plans and orders

  • Develop plans, orders, branches, and sequels

  • Write HICOM orders for each respective Warfighter Exercise


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with 10 years of experience or Master's degree with 8 years' experience

  • MEL 4, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College completion, or equivalent

  • US military service as a Field grade officer (Major, Lieutenant Colonel, Colonel)

  • Familiar with current Army and Joint doctrine

  • Proficient with MS Office suite of software (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Access)

  • Must currently possess an active DoD Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Former Division, Corps, or ASCC Planner

  • Former Plans OCT

  • Mastery of US Army Doctrine

  • Graduate degree

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Technical Support