Location:Colorado Springs, CO, USAPay Type:Salary
Employment Type:Full Time

Quantum Research International, Inc. (Quantum) provides our national defense and federal civilian and industry customers with services and products in the following main areas: 1) Cybersecurity and Information Operations; 2) Space Operations and Control; 3) Aviation Systems; 4) Ground, Air and Missile Defense, and Fires Support Systems; 5) Intelligence Programs Support; 6) Experimentation and Test; 7) Program Management; and (8) Audio/Visual Technology Applications. Quantum's Corporate Office is located in Huntsville, AL, but Quantum actively hires for positions nationwide and internationally. We pride ourselves on providing high quality support to the U.S. Government and our Nation's Warfighters. In addition to our corporate office, we have physical locations in Aberdeen, MD; Colorado Springs, CO; Shalimar, FL; and Tupelo, MS


Provide A&AS support to JFCC IMD J5 in executing its mission in support of the SecDef, Joint Staff, Uniformed Services, Combatant Commands, Missile Defense Agency, other Agencies, and Allied/Partner Nations.  The objective is to provide missile defense mission area support to integrate and operationalize missile defense capabilities to meet operational requirements.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides Subject Matter Expertise (SME) in support of development of JFCC IMD Campaign Support Plans and synchronization of senior leader engagements, communications, and messaging to support strategic military objectives.
  • Supports implementation of Global IMD CONOPs, identifies lessons learned and evolving processes, to include in periodic revisions, support to collaborative working groups, joint planning groups and conferences.
  • Provides support to concept development and execution of any required senior leader events.
  • Supports strategic and/or joint level planning at the combatant command level applying knowledge of Joint Operations Planning Process, the Adaptive Planning Process, JOPES and products and effects-based planning.
  • Provides support through analysis and assessment of objectives and elements of the Campaign Support Plan and Command priorities.
  • Responsible for working across command directorates for development of analytical methodology, qualitative and quantitative measures of effectiveness, measures of performance and indicators, data collection techniques and tools to provide a comprehensive assessment of progress toward meeting objectives.
  • Supports annual Adversary Centric Bundled Plans Assessment, working with GCCs and Services to capture risk inherent in execution of multiple contingency plans.
  • Responsible for synthesis of analyses into overarching findings and recommendations and development of presentations for decision makers.
  • Attend and support conferences, meetings and briefings as required.

 Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Strong understanding of Missile Defense and Combatant Commands' areas of responsibility
  • Understanding of strategic plans and policy
  • 5-10+ years of relevant experience
  • Travel: 10%
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • An active DoD Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility is required to perform this work. Candidates are required to have an active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility upon hire, and the ability to maintain this level of clearance during their employment
  • Bachelor's Degree


  • Strategic plans or policy experience at Combatant Command level

Security Responsibilities

  • Must comply with all company security and data protection / usage policies and procedures.  Personally, responsible for proper marking and handling of all information and materials, in any form. Shall not divulge any information, or afford access, to other employees not having a need-to-know. Shall not divulge information outside company without management approval.  All government and proprietary information will be accessed and stored electronically on company provided resources.

 Work Environment and Physical Demands

  • This job operates in multiple environments: a professional office environment, operational military training environment including adverse weather and terrain, and in a classroom environment. While in a military training environment, the position requires the wear of military uniforms, Army combat helmet, the use of night vision goggles, and standard Army personal protective equipment.  This job routinely requires the ability to lift 50 pounds or more and can include lengthy periods of walking 
  • This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.  It also uses and troubleshoots small to medium signal transmitters, military equipment, and spectrum analyzers. 

 Other Duties

  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for their job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. *Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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