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WARGAME AND SIMULATION OPERATOR

Location: FAREHAM, HAMPSHIRE Salary: 300.00 - 395.00 GBP Per Day
Sector: Business Support Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: about 1 month ago Reference: 3048532
I am looking for a WARGAME AND SIMULATION OPERATOR for a government client based in Portsdown West (Fareham)

This is a 12 month contract and is inside IR35

Main Duties and Responsibilities
? Using existing knowledge and experience to contribute to close combat simulation model.
? Write up pre-gaming products concisely specifying concepts such as mission success, defeat thresholds and key assumptions.
? Logging of gaming activities such as radio messages, orders and code word for later analysis.
? Write up of post-gaming products concisely detailing gamer insights and assumptions.
? Provide timely, impartial, evidence-based advice to Study Lead to enable them to make informed decisions.

Essential Skills and experience:

Sound knowledge of current Section and Platoon Tactics
Sound knowledge of current Infantry Company Group Tactics
Knowledge of current Armoured Group Tactics
Knowledge of military operational analysis
- Recent infantry / mounted infantry experience including a high level of competency with dismounted platoon tactics and a range of support weapons (armoured operational experience will be considered).
- Command experience at platoon level (minimum sergeant) including support weapons units.
- Experience of combat operations at company / squadron level.
- Understanding of the modern close combat threat picture.
- The ability to write succinct technical English and present scientific results to a mixed military and civilian audience.
- An understanding of the principles of scientific method and experimental design.

Desirable Skills and experience:
GENFOR knowledge or red teaming
Exposure to MOD combat models
Knowledge of modelling and simulation
- Previous experience in combat war gaming in support of Operational Analysis.
- Experience in Land domain capability analysis including trialling / experimentation.

A working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint software applications is assumed.

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