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Cryptologic Cyber Planner - Entry to Experienced Level

National Security Agency (NSA) | Fort Meade MD 20755 USA | Part Time | Posted: 08/22/2019

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ResponsibilitiesThe professionals at the National Security Agency (NSA) have one common goal: to protect our nation. The mission requires a strong offense and a steadfast defense. The offense collects, processes and disseminates intelligence information derived from foreign signals for intelligence and counterintelligence purposes. The defense prevents adversaries from gaining access to sensitive classified national security information. Apply in-depth knowledge of cyber operations, threats, countermeasures and planning to develop detailed strategies, campaigns, and Concept of Operations (CONOPs) that drive cyber operational requirements for the NSA, DoD, the U.S. government and its partners. Description of Position Cryptologic Cyber Planners use Interagency and NSA planning, processes, and cyber operational experience to support strategic and operational level planning across the full range of DoD and U.S. Government cyberspace operations. Some of these responsibilities may include: - Coordinate the development of operational cyber plans to meet strategic objectives. - Organize, research, and plan meetings and innovative viable plans that are executable by NSA and its partners. - Synthesize all-source data and intelligence to inform the planning process. - Collaborate with Cyber Operators, analysts, and planners to identify and levy requirements for intelligence collection and analysis. Participate in targeting selection, validation, synchronization, and the execution of complex cyber missions. - Collaborate with Cyber Operators, Analysts, and RDT&E Engineers to gain access and technical intelligence to meet planning objectives. - Monitor progress, collect feedback, adjust plans, and coordinate with leaders and operational partners for successful plan execution. - Identify intelligence gaps related to target and/or mission requirements that support strategic objectives. - Represent the Agency in planning interactions with outside customers, partners, DoD, Congressional representatives, foreign partners, or private industry. - Apply critical thinking and reasoning to make analytic determinations. - Plan, develop, and structure analytic approaches to counter our adversaries in cyber space and mitigate U.S. cyber space vulnerabilities. - Demonstrate the ability to apply technical expertise to planning and forming a bridge between strategy and tactical level plans. - Demonstrate the ability to conduct deep research on Internet technologies, network vulnerabilities and leverage others' skill sets. ***PLEASE NOTE: U.S. Citizenship is required for all applicants. Reasonable accommodations provided to applicants with disabilities during the application and hiring process where appropriate. NSA is an equal opportunity employer and abides by applicable employment laws and regulations. All applicants and employees are subject to random drug testing in accordance with Executive Order 12564. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a security background investigation and polygraph. This position is a Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS) position in the Excepted Service under 10 U.S.C. 1601. DoD Components with DCIPS positions apply Veterans' Preference to eligible candidates as defined by Section 2108 of Title 5 USC, in accordance with the procedures provided in DoD Instruction 1400.25, Volume 2005, DCIPS Employment and Placement. If you are a veteran claiming veterans' preference, as defined by Section 2108 of Title 5 U.S.C., you may be asked to submit documents verifying your eligibility. Please note that you may be asked a series of questions depending on the position you apply for. Your responses will be used as part of the screening process of your application and will assist in determining your eligibility for the position. Be sure to elaborate on experiences in your resume. Failure to provide the required information or providing inaccurate information will result in your application not being considered for this position. Only those applicants who meet the qualifications for the position will be contacted to begin employment processing. Please Note: Job Posting could close earlier than the closing date due to sufficient number of applicants or position no longer available. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

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Location Fort Meade, MD, 20755, United States
Categories Intelligence

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