Cyber Exercises and Testing Analyst / Business COOP Planner - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

North Carolina
United States

This contingent position is being considered & hired for all non-management levels (G08-G09) based upon selected candidate’s applicable experience.

Raytheon is looking to hire an individual who will join the security team of a major nationwide organization, with thousands of sites, to continually improve its complex multi-protocol nationwide network.

The Exercises and Testing Analyst / Business Continuity Planner primary objective is to maintain resilient processes and capabilities through exercises and testing for CISO organization in VA and NC and other related CISO locations as well as all CSOC programs and process areas. CISO Exercises and Testing develops and execute exercises or planned tests to evaluate resiliency of CISO processes and facilities. CISO Exercises and Testing is also called upon to assist in larger CIO-level Exercises and Testing or COOP Exercises and Testing.

Job responsibilities:

  • Develop testing and exercising in preparation for emergency response; physical recovery and business resumption; crisis management; maintenance and awareness.
  • Document test plans, test the plans, and debrief the test results for revisions
  • Coordinate actions with management to meet Policy requirements of All-Hazards emergency planning
  • Assist through planning and testing to maintain the CISO COOP plans in accordance with customer requirements
  • Facilitate with CISO management to ensure effective implementation and testing of continuity policies, procedures and plans for CISO facilities
  • Coordinate with CISO leadership team to ensure maintenance or readiness status of contingency locations.
  • Oversee scheduled functional Testing, Training and Exercising (TT&E) of Alert or Notification systems, Business Continuity plans and procedures
  • Coordinate with CISO management for follow up regarding After Action Reports (AAR), Corrective Action Plans (CAP), and Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M)
  • Ensure activities adhere to Resilience Management Model (RMM) standards
  • Maintain metrics on program activities
  • Evaluate updates to Business Continuity best practices for recommended policy modification/implementation, as needed
  • Oversee creation and distribution of training and organizational training/awareness materials, as needed
  • Normal work hours, 8am-5pm M-F with some adjustments as event schedules require.
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience for an G08
  • 6+ years of relevant work experience for an G09
  • Must be eligible to obtain a sensitive clearance – Position of Public Trust – and may be required to obtain a higher security clearance

Desired skills:
  • 4+ years of work experience directly related to Business Continuity (BC) planning, processes and activities
  • Strong working knowledge of Incident and Business Service continuity program development and best practices
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong managerial experience
  • DRII or Federal Continuity Certification Preferred (e.g. ABCP, CBCP, MBCP)
  • Expert in Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP)
  • FEMA experience/knowledge is a plus including ICS 100/200/300/700/800 and IC 120/139

Required Education:
Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Computer Science/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Science or a related field. In lieu of degree, 2 years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree-level education.

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.