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Cyberspace Joint Operation Planner

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Cyberspace Joint Operation Planner

Category: Cyber Security Consulting

City: Fort Meade, Maryland, United States

Position ID: J0420-0177

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

Government Secure Solutions - CGI (GSSC) is looking for Cybersecurity Professionals to join our team at Fort Meade, Maryland. These positions support a Department of Defense (DoD) client and require a security clearance to be considered.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

● Monitors and reviews strategies, doctrine, policies, directives, and instructions from higher echelon headquarters and makes recommendations to ensure compliance and/or consideration in planning efforts.

● Develops plans and orders through the application of operational art and operational design, and by using the JOPP, within the milestones, deliverables, and interaction points for plans developed using Adaptive Planning and Execution (APEX) activities.

● Provides input to briefings, transitioning concepts to execution, and assisting in the coordination of joint operational planning in support of training, exercises, combat, and contingency plans and operations.

● Develops and integrates cyberspace capabilities into deliberate, contingency, operation, and crisis action planning.

● Provides input for the development of TTPs, CONOPs, COAs, and other related documents related to OCO, DCO, and the securing, operating, and defending of the DODIN.

● Provides input to address shortfalls, prioritize and validate requirements, and be prepared to modify development planning efforts based on the changing cyberspace environment.

● Contributes to the development of exercise scenarios, exercise operational plans, and other required documentation to support planning and execution to accomplish USCYBERCOM exercise training priorities.

● Conducts research of current and emerging threats to U.S. Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources (CIKR).

● Participates in Joint Planning Groups (JPGs), and Operational Planning Groups/Teams (OPG/OPTs).

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

● Active DoD security clearance; TS/SCI with/Poly preferred

● Minimum two years of experience as a Joint Operation Planner and a complete working knowledge of the JOPP, Joint Operation Planning and Execution System (JOPES), and APEX planning formats and guidance.

● Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university.

● Minimum specialized education in military joint operation planning through the Joint Professional Military Education Phase I (JPME I) from a Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) accredited joint education program listed in Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Instruction (CJCSI) 1800.01E. The Joint Information Officer Planning Course (JIOPC), or other similar military operational planning courses, may be substituted for JPME I.

● Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.

● Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

● Act a full participant and provides technical assistance to JPG and, OPG/OPTs developing and integrating cyber capabilities into plans, and in support of Combatant Commander planning efforts.

● Knowledgeable of cyberspace operations planning activities coordination through the Integrated Joint Special Technical Operations (IJSTO), to include Evaluation Request and Response Messages, SAP procedures, and the Review and Approval Process for Cyberspace Operations (RAPCO).

● Exhibit an understanding of operational design, joint operation planning, and APEX.

● A complete understanding of all planning methodologies and applications in all phases of military operations.

● Assist with the coordination of joint operation planning in support of combat and contingency operations.

● Knowledgeable of and participates in all phases and steps of the JOPP and APEX activities.

● Expert in at least one of USCYBERCOM’s Lines of Operation to secure, operate, and defend the DODIN, plan and conduct DCO, and plan and conduct OCO when authorized.

● Able to support the development of cyberspace operations plans, contingency plans, CONOPs, and orders.



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