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Sumaria Systems is a multi-million dollar CMMI® Level III appraised and ISO 9001 certified Information Technology (IT), Engineering, and Professional Services Defense Contractor headquartered in Danvers, Mass.  Founded in November of 1982, the company currently operates across multiple U.S. locations and offers competitive pay and benefits, including medical and dental, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement.

Life Cycle Sustainment Support SME

Department: Advisory and Assistance Services Division
Office: Poway CA
Location: Poway, CA

Job Title:  Life Cycle Sustainment Support SME

Job Description:

This position is a SME Life Cycle Logistics Manager for the Medium Altitude UAS Division supporting the MQ-9 Reaper weapon system.

Duties include expert Life Cycle Sustainment Logistics Support in Design Interface, Supply Chain Management, Packaging, Handling, Storage and Transportation (PHS&T) and Maintenance Planning for the MQ-1/MQ-9.  Providing advisory and draft documentation assistance in developing and/or evaluating proposed logistics support plans for operational systems.  Candidate must also provide assistance in developing and/or evaluating recommended organization and spares required to sustain operational readiness.  Advice and assist USAF management staff with identifying maintenance and equipment manuals required to support maintenance objectives/concepts for selected operational systems/subsystems, including, but is not limited to technical orders and commercial manuals where applicable.  A key duty will be to assist USAF management with maintaining a country-specific “status of forces” shipment tracking database reflecting the readiness and location of platforms/assets.  This includes, but is not limited to, accumulating information from outbound & inbound retrograde shipments for all deployed locations, inputting information in the database for the bi-weekly reporting and communications with Continental United States / Outside Continental United States (CONUS/OCONUS) customers.  The successful candidate will understand the data elements that may justify the need for exclusive Military Aircraft (MILAIR) shipping to deployed locations, decreased shipping delays and 3rd party transportation requirements.

Required Skills/Education:

A Bachelor's degree and sixteen (16) years' experience in a field relevant to functional area; or a Master's degree and twelve (12) years' experience in a field relevant to functional area; or twenty (20) years in functional area without a degree.  At least ten (10) years of that experience must have been performed on DoD programs/projects.

Education:  Bachelors Degree

Years’ Experience:  16 Years

Travel:  Yes

Security Clearance Required:  Must have Active Top Secret/SCI clearance to apply

Position Type:  Full Time

Work Location:   Gray Butte

Top salaries paid for qualified candidates.

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Sumaria is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

Sumaria Systems, Inc. (Sumaria) is a market leader in Professional Services, Engineering, and Information Technology has been a trusted partner to U. S. Department of Defense communities for more than 30 years. With expertise to lead, insight to deliver and commitment to succeed; we staff each mission with a carefully selected team of seasoned professionals. Headquartered in Danvers, MA, with operating locations in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Ohio, Oklahoma, Utah, and Virginia.

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