Planner/Scenario Developer

Key Role:

Serve as the planner and scenario developer and assist the client with the design and development of an exercise scenario to meet exercise and supported commanders training objectives in support of Active Component, Army Reserve, and National Guard units. Prepare operations orders and support Annexes based upon specific theater or the Decisive Action Training Environment (DATE) requirements. Build the exercise Master Scenario Events List (MSEL) and simulation injects to be integrated into the live, virtual, constructive, and gaming environment. Conduct In-depth research and analysis of the operational exercise environment to replicate the theater of operations during training events. Lead and participate in the Concept Development Workshop (CDW), Initial Planning Workshop (IPW), Mid -Planning Workshop (MPW), Final Planning Workshop (FPW), and Master Events Listing (MEL) development workshops to produce the line of efforts and storylines to support the commander’s training objectives. Serve as member of the Exercise Control Cell, Scenario Cell, or Observer, Controller, and Mentor Cell as required during training events. Support the exercise after action review as the MSEL and inject subject matter expert.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with the development and delivery of military training programs

-Experience with combat, combat support (CS), and combat service support (CSS) organizations

-Experience as an Observer, Controller, Trainer, or Simulations Officer (57A)

-Experience with the Joint Training Information Management System (JTIMS)

-Knowledge of mission command systems and training aids, devices, simulators, and simulations (TADSS) to conduct exercise support

-Secret clearance

-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

-8+ years of experience with the development and delivery of military training programs

-2+ years of experience with in a leadership role in a military unit

-Experience with the Army Training Information Management System (ARTIMS)

-BA or BS degree in a related technical field


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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