Scenario Developer and Wargaming Designer with Top Secret Clearance

Perm, direct hire openings! Currently seeking a Scenario Developer and Game Designer to support this effort located at Quantico, VA.


Develops a clear wargame purpose and objectives for each wargame based on guidance from WGD personnel and interface with the wargame sponsor.

Plans, coordinates, facilitates, and participates in Pathway events (which may include participants from the WGD and from other USMC organizations, military services, Combatant Commands, Allies, Interagency, and Non-Governmental organizations) for a specific wargame.

Creates, develops, documents, and delivers a wargame design and scenario for each specified wargame.

Supports all aspects of the wargame main event.

Analyzes wargaming results and submit required after-action reports.


Bachelor's degree.

Eight (8) years' experience developing scenarios and designing, organizing and implementing plans for complex military wargames or exercises that cover current and future military concepts and strategic issues.

Minimum qualifications:

Experience with joint wargames involving inter-agency coordination and specific experience with service Title X and Marine Corps-specific game.

Veteran of the United States Marine Corps in 0302 infantry, or 0802 artillery, or 1802 amphibious tractor, or 7X02 aviator.

Former Major or Lt. Col.

Former G3 Planner.

Clearance requirement:

Final Top Secret with SCI eligibility.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree

Experience related to joint wargames involving inter-agency coordination is required, and experience with Marine Corps-specific games is preferred.

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