Cyberspace Fires (Targets) Analyst L2

 

Location: Ft. Meade, MD 

Department: Federal Programs

Employment Type: Full-Time

Minimum Experience: Mid-level

 

The Cyberspace Fires (Target) Analyst 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 planner 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; synchronizes and deconflicts SAP/STO capabilities with operational planning; Participates as the Fires SME in exercises; 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 systems analysis, target materials production, collateral effects estimate, and joint planning group support.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with service providers to ensure that USCC and CMF 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 USCC Operations Directorate between capability, SMEs and capability developers, capability testers, planning teams, operations support staff, and operating units during planning and operations

  • Participates in USCC 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 USCC Fires processes

 

Qualifications:

  • 10 years of experience in Fires and or Targeting (Level 2: 5-10 year)

  • High School Diploma

  • DoD 8140 / DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification

  • Strong attention to detail organizational skills, excellent communication skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Active Top Secret Clearance with CI Polygraph