On June 19, the U.S. Army posted a sources sought notice for U.S. European Command (USEUCOM) J7, Joint Training and Exercise Division (JTrEx) Analytical and Technical Support Services (Solicitation Number: W564KV-16-C-0064). The deadline for response to this request is no later than 3:00 pm, EST, on June 28, 2017.
The 409th Contracting Support Brigade, Theater Contracting Center (409th CSB TCC) is issuing this sources sought notice/synopsis as a means of conducting market research to identify parties having an interest in and the resources to support the requirement for U.S. European Command (USEUCOM) J7, Joint Training and Exercise (JTrEx) Division. This requirement is for non-personal analytical and technical services to support research and analysis; operations; exercises, design, development, testing and evaluation; and program management efforts associated with the efficient execution and management.
The contractor will provide analytical support, technical support, and services for planning, preparing, rehearsing, conducting, and assessing computer-aided joint and combined training events and exercises, table-top exercises, senior leader seminars, conferences, and other events and activities as required. The contractor shall support USEUCOM J7/JTrEx and Component Commands Joint Exercise Program (JEP) planning conferences; scenario development and synchronization workshops; joint simulations event tests, operations, and Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (C4I) stimulation; joint exercise control group operations; facilitated after-action reviews; senior leader seminars; interoperability workshops; table-top exercises; open-source information analysis and exploitation; compilation and reporting of joint doctrine lessons learned; information and knowledge management; telecommunications networks and systems administration; information assurance; data collection and analysis; database management; logistical planning and coordination; role player support to include political-military Subject Matter Expert (SME) support and program administration.
To accomplish this support, the contractor shall use all source intelligence, including using the procedures and policies in Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) Operations Orders (OPORDS) and databases to test force readiness, particularly in supporting knowledge management functions and in data collection and analysis for these exercises and in real world operations. Support shall be provided to USEUCOM multinational engagement efforts coordinated through the ECJ-7 Directorate, to include support of other Department of Defense (DoD) and non-DoD entities.
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