Engagements Subject Matter Expert

Clear Ridge Defense - Fort George G Meade, MD

Clear Ridge Defense is seeking an Engagements Subject Matter Expert for a position in the Fort Meade, MD area.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Support the development of strategic partnerships with various domestic and international governmental entities and organizations. 
  • Complete tasks associated with planning, coordinating and preparing a defense client for meetings, conferences, visits with allies, services, agencies, commands, and other parties, including visiting coordination, logistics, and command information packages. 
  • Compile and coordinate approval packages for international agreements. 
  • Plan, support, and assess Security Cooperation activities and organize and support international engagements. 
  • Follow defense international agreements and security cooperation processes.

Required Experience:

  • 15 years of experience with building and sustaining international or domestic partner relationships
  • Experience with defense security cooperation concepts, procedures, and execution, as conducted by Combatant Commands
  • Experience with supporting Defense operations, strategy, policy analysis, or planning with Service, Joint, non-defense organizations, or foreign nations
  • Experience with strategic or operational partnerships supporting military service elements, Joint Commands, Defense agencies, non-defense organizations, or foreign nations
  • Experience with working in military service or Joint staff, including supporting senior military personnel and civilians
  • Knowledge of military processes, methodologies, and orders
  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
  • BA or BS degree

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience in working with US Embassy country teams, theater combatant commanders, and foreign partners to establish and maintain relationships supportive of DoD objectives
  • Experience with working across Defense and interagency partners to inform and support policy analysis decisions
  • Experience with working in a major headquarters staff level
  • Experience with the Defense strategy for operating in Cyberspace, the Quadrennial Defense Review QDR, the National Disclosure Policy NDP, and Global Force Management GFM
  • Experience with drafting decision memos, briefing papers, and other papers on international affairs topics in preparation for international and interagency meetings, including briefing senior leaders
  • Ability to pay strict attention to detail
  • Possession of excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • MA or MS degree

Additional Information

Come learn how we take care of our team, and why we were ranked Inc. 5000 Magazine’s #140 Fastest Growing Company nationwide – ranking #5 in Maryland and #7 in Government Services! And see how we were ranked a 2020 Top Workplace by the Baltimore Sun!

Clear Ridge Defense is the premier service solutions provider supporting the Service and Joint cyberspace operations and intelligence community in three core areas of expertise:

  • Cyber Systems & Software Engineering
  • Cyber Intelligence & Operations Planning
  • Security Risk Analysis, Mitigation & Training

All delivered by highly talented and focused team members that are supported by an unmatched professional and family-oriented culture that leverages and builds on sound, proven principles.

Benefits Snapshot:

  • 100% Fully-Covered Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 100% Fully-Covered Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 100% Fully-Covered Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Competitive and Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO) / Leave
  • 10 Paid Federal Holidays
  • $500 New Uniform Bonus for Transitioning Military
  • Monthly Tax-Free Cell Phone Stipend
  • Monthly Tax-Free Gym Wellness / Streaming Subscription Stipend to include Amazon Prime, Netflix, Audible, etc.
  • Competitive 401k Matching to plan for retirement
  • Free financial advising from qualified experts
  • Annual $5,000 Training Allotment
  • One-of-a-kind Referral Program: $5,000 per referral OR $250/mo indefinitely, with no limit to number of referrals
  • Business Development and Client Expansion Bonuses
  • Monthly Company-Paid Socials and Events


Posted On: Tuesday, September 28, 2021



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