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    As the Director, Nuclear Command, Control and Communications (N3) in the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment (USD(A&S)), the incumbent develops NC3 plans, policy guidance, and management standards and recommends resource allocations and direction for the programs, projects and systems within the NC3 portfolio.

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    As the Director, Nuclear Command, Control and Communications (N3), USD(A&S), the incumbent:
    • Leads the analysis of the NC3 portfolio to achieve mission and program outcomes ( cost,
      schedule, performance, risk, and security).
    • Publishes integrated master schedule to synchronize portfolio activities, identify technical and programmatic interdependencies, and establish key decision points to inform investments and manage risk.
    • Establishes and maintains NC3 portfolio system of systems risk management plan to identify, mitigate and track enterprise risks with stakeholders. Establishes enterprise security construct for the NC3 portfolio to monitor and report on cyber and supply chain risks, issues and mitigation plans.
    • Develops mission focused future capability plans to inform NC3 modernization investment decisions. Provides guidance and feedback on the results of independent analysis and assessments to Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), Commander, U.S. STRATCOM (CDRSTRATCOM), Joint Staff and military departments.
    • Develops and issues policy, guidance, and standards for the NC3 mission set to ensure adherence with Department and national security objectives. Develops systems and standards for the administration, management, review, and evaluation of approved NC3 plans and programs. Develops policies, provides advice, and represents the Secretary of Defense on NC3 matters concerning interagency partners, foreign governments, and international organizations.
    • Partners with the USSTRATCOM, the Secretary's designated Enterprise Lead for NC3, to address acquisition, resource and policy challenges hindering accelerated NC3 modernization and mission success. Works closely with USSTRATCOM to define the NC3 portfolio and provides acquisition and resource information to inform operational risk assessments.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/603774900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.