Cyberspace Fires (Targets) Analyst II - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-04
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Fort Meade
Maryland
20755
United States

Description

The National Security Group of SAIC currently has a full-time position for a Cyberspace Fires (Targets) Analyst with an active TS/SCI Polygraph to support the United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM), Fort Meade, Maryland.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The successful candidate communicates complex programmatic cyber planning information, orally and in writing, elicits understanding and support from professional peers and non-specialists. Demonstrates broad, expert knowledge of the Commands Cyber missions, authorities, and capabilities as well as equivalent information regarding the roles and responsibilities of the Commands external program partners which includes (but not limited to) other DoD commands and agencies, other U.S. Government agencies and key partners. Evaluates and conducts development of Cyber Network Operations (CNO) requirements and assists in creating CNO Lines of Operations (LOO).

 

Daily activities include:

  • Assists in the coordination of joint strategic and operational planning and execution of joint fires, targeting, capability pairing, and threat mitigation in support of the Cyber Mission Force and other operations
  • Provides advice to leadership on all aspects of joint fires and threat mitigation
  • Provides support to future operations planners to integrate cyber capabilities into plans
  • Plans, organizes, determines, and recommends necessary policies, regulations, directives, programs, doctrine, and procedures for the establishment and maintenance of assigned and anticipated joint fires coordination and execution
  • Supports planning in OCO and DCO throughout the entire Joint Operation Planning Process (JOPP)
  • Synchronizes and de-conflicts Special Access Program/Special Technical Operation (SAP/STO) capabilities with operational planning
  • Participates as the Fires SME in exercise
  • Coordinates targeting strategy development and engagement responsibilities with components, subordinates commands, and supporting commands
  • Synchronizes and implements targeting methodologies and prioritization methods
  • Assists with all aspects of cyber advanced targeting, to include interagency planning, joint targeting board support, cyber weapons, capability analysis, target materials production, collateral effects estimate, and joint planning group support
  • Collaborates with the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), National Security Agency (NSA), other interagency organizations and other service providers to ensure that USCYBERCOM and/or Cyber Mission Forces Fires requirements are implemented
  • Develops cyber TTPs that advise the future operations planners on achieving Cyberspace Operations effects within the ‘realm of the possible’ in support of operations and exercise objectives
  • Acts as technical liaison on behalf of the USCYBERCOM Operations Directorate between capability SMEs and capability developers, capability testers, planning teams, operations support staff, and operating units during planning and operations
  • Participates in USCYBERCOM requirements working groups as a capability SME for defined cyber capabilities/tools and/or for targeting
  • Acts as a liaison between Fires and Intel regarding the tasking processes and targeting
  • Conducts outreach briefs to inform external partners and stakeholders on USCYBERCOM Fires processes

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 
  • Minimum ten (10) years of experience in Fires and/or Targeting with a bachelor’s degree.Master's degree and seven (7) years of experience. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Minimum DoD 8140/DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification (CCNA Security, CySA +, GICSP, GSEC, Security + CE, or SSCP)
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. 
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
REQUIRED CLEARANCE:
  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph

Desired Qualifications