Cyber Plans & Programs Analyst
Company: ICF International, Inc
Posted on: May 3, 2021
ICF is seeking a cyberspace operations professional, with prior
military, civil service and/or contractor experience within HQ Air
Combat Command (ACC), and/or 16 AF staff/subordinate units.
Candidate will provide operations support and technical expertise
to facilitate the project management of core missions, functions,
and the Lead Command duties of HQ ACC regarding Air Forces Cyber
(AFCYBER), 16AF, and JFHQ - Cyber AFCYBER. Duties include support
for all traditional elements of A-Staff support within a MAJCOM,
coordination from the strategic level to operations level of war.
In addition, there are numerous technical opportunities across the
USAF's cyber weapon systems portfolio. The work place is at ACC
headquarters, Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton, Virginia with
temporary duty to Colorado Springs, CO and San Antonio, TX.
Provides weapon system team management support for defensive and
offensive cyberspace weapon system programs. Assists, coordinates,
and provides recommendations on cyber weapon system modernization
strategies, and sustainment issues. Knowledge of and ability to
provide inputs for the Strategy, Planning, Programming, Budget,
Execution (SPPBE) process. Assists with the preparation of Joint
Capability Integration and Development System (JCIDS)
documentation. Reviews, provides analysis, coordinates, and
provides recommendations on 1067s modification documents. Previous
experience working with Program Management Offices.
Key Tasks to be accomplished:
- Establish ACC's Cyber Operations, training, equip mission
Focus on Weapon System Management, requirements determination,
and conferences focused on the improvement of cyber mission
qualification training and readiness
- Improve, Develop, and Recommend Cross Domain Solutions
Across network domains
Across warfighting domains
Resource management of Cyberspace capabilities
- Assist with the Development, Fielding and Employment of:
Cyberspace Operations Weapon systems (seven different systems),
programs, and capabilities
Development, coordination, and preparation of Cyberspace staff
tasks, such as CONOPs, CONEMPs, Enabling concepts, Roadmaps,
Budgets, Contingency Plans, and Tactics, Techniques and Procedures
- Support and execute HQ ACC Director of Requirements roles and
Influence Cyberspace operations throughout the DoD
Assist PPBE for Title 10/50 ISR and CS&R infrastructure
development and sustainment.
Assist with the standardization of support to cyberspace
operations construct across the AF.
Assist with the management of TS/SCI programs as required of
Senior Intelligence Officer (SIO).
Support Global Force Management (GFM) activities by reviewing,
coordinating, and preparing SORTS and DRRS reports, development and
management of UTCs, DOC statements, METS, GFMAP and associated
DEPORDs, and other GFM activities as required.
Assist with capabilities-based planning, programming, and
budgeting for designated system-wide unique equipment,
upgrades/modifications, initial spares, and other weapon
system-unique logistics issues.
Assist with providing a strategic vision for the Service Core
Function (SCF) and force structure options to inform the
requirement process, the PPBE process and the acquisition process,
to ensure consistency with strategic direction.
Facilitate capability requirements documents (such as Core
Function Support Plan) and provide capabilities management and
gap-fill analysis for weapon system and major programs areas.
- Use the AF Risk Assessment Framework in the development of all
Focus on Scaled Agile Framework methodology (Highly
Assist with the life cycle cost assessments, cycle times, and
requirements tradeoffs as addressed in acquisition decision forums,
to include Configuration Steering Boards and AF Review Boards.
Understand how topics within the list of ongoing and forecasted
Capability Based Assessments (CBAs) and Analysis of Alternatives
(AoAs) affect traceability to the Core Function Master Plan
- Knowledge of how the IT and cyberspace portfolio management, IT
and cyberspace budget reporting, ACC Information Support Plans
provide direction to Requirements/financial planning for the
Cyberspace Portfolio and assist Functional Managers and weapon
system Functional Area Managers (FAMs).
What you need to be considered:
Experience/knowledge of a full range of USAF cyberspace
operations principles, directives, methodologies, and approaches
used in developing, operating, managing, and maintaining services
and capabilities that support functional requirements.
Active high level DOD government clearance
Bachelor's degree in a discipline complementary to the skills
"Key Tasks" above
Minimum of four (4) years of experience preparing, planning, and
executing USG, or corporate financial strategies
- Demonstrated organizational skills, and experience with
Microsoft Office suite
Desired qualifications - Direct or Related experience in
- USAF MAJCOM preferred, however a sister Service also
Previous cyberspace experience or duty within 16 AF
67 CW, 688 CW, 480 ISRW
Operations level of war recommended (ex. AOC, Wing, NAF, MAJCOM,
Air Staff or Service equivalent)
One to three years MAJCOM Action Officer experience or higher
In-depth understanding of Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO),
Offensive Cyber Operations (OCO), and Command, Control, and
Communications Mission Systems (C3MS)
Gap analysis, "blue force" analytical requirements for
- Familiarization with strategic guidance documents; i.e.,
National Defense Strategy, National Security Strategy, Defense
Planning Guidance, Strategic Planning Guidance, etc., in support of
formalizing future Information Warfare/cyberspace requirements
Additional qualities for specific team positions
Active SCI clearance
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