Spathe Systems

International Special Operations Senior Subject Matter Expert

Job Locations US-FL-MacDill Air Force
Position Type
Temporary Full-Time


Spathe is currently searching for an International Special Operations Senior Subject Matter Expert to join our team in the Tampa, FL area.


Spathe Systems is a rapidly growing SOF led, 8(a) defense contractor headquartered in Tampa, FL with offices in Fayetteville, NC and strategic partner locations in Virginia Beach and Coronado. As a small business with a tight knit family feel, Spathe empowers its employees to solve problems and make decisions.


  • Develop lessons, lead seminars, and instruct in university courses taught in the CONUS and MET events conducted OCONUS. 
  • Lecture on the full range of special operations topics related to planning in SOF operations, programs, and activities. 
  • Conduct curriculum design, development, presentation, and evaluation of educational materials. 
  • Maintain a network of SMEs that support and contribute to the success of the university. 
  • Support the interests of the university externally with senior leadership of relevant national security programs. 


  • Minimum 15 years’ tactical or operational experience in partner nation’s SOF. 
  • 5 years’ experience utilizing the Joint Operations Planning Procedures. 
  • 5 years’ experience with Special Operations Forces military operations/organizations, utilizing Special Operations Forces across the spectrum of conflict. 
  • 5 years’ experience evaluating student lead presentations of Mission Analysis and Course of Action development, providing detailed feedback and outlining corrective actions to both US and International students. 



  • BS/BA in any field OR 5 years of varied Special Operations experience at the operational level required.  *All degrees used to qualify a candidate for a PTE position shall be from a regionally accredited U.S. college/university or internationally recognized college/university. 



  • None


Job Type:

  • Full-time


Work Location:

  • One location – MacDill, AFB



  • Travel is required to various CONUS and OCONUS locations, including hazardous sites. The Contractor shall travel as initiated by written tasking.  



Position ID: MJ062ISM


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