Telecommunications Engineer - III

Noblis NSP, LLC - Virginia

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United States (U.S.) Army Cyber Command’s (ARCYBER) mission is to direct and conduct integrated Electronic Warfare (EW), Information Operations (IO), and Cyberspace Operations, as authorized or directed, to ensure freedom of action in and through cyberspace and the information environment, and to deny the same to adversaries. Established in October 2010, ARCYBER is the Army Service Component Command (ASCC) to the U.S. Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM), responsible for conducting cyberspace operations (i.e., Offensive Cyberspace Operations (OCO), Defensive Cyberspace Operations (DCO), and Department of Defense Information Network (DODIN) operations), as directed and authorized, on behalf of Commander, USCYBERCOM. ARCYBER organizes, trains, educates, mans, equips, funds, administers, deploys, and sustains ARCYBER forces to conduct cyberspace operations.

The Telecommunications Engineer – III:
Conducts research and evaluates the technical performance and vulnerabilities of a wide variety of telecommunications networks.
Evaluates, analyzes, designs and conducts network test and evaluation activities. Performs system-level design and analyzes the configuration of products.
Evaluates new network technologies and makes recommendations regarding effectivenss, potential vulnerabilities, and integration challenges.
Evaluates systems with specific emphasis on network operations and cyber warfare tactics, techniques, and procedures focused on the threat to information networks.
Skilled in the evaluation and application of technical intelligence.
Understands cyber warfare tactics, techniques, and procedures and applies that understanding to analysis and planning.
Develops reports and briefings to support the client.
Enhances stakeholder relationships; advises and coordinates actions.
Develops approaches and recommendations to problems and situations for which data are incomplete, controversial, or which no precedence exists.
Mentors mid-level and junior staff.

Required Qualifications:
Possesses an in-depth understanding of Network Infrastructure Design as it relates to the architecture/topology of software/hardware/networks, including LANS/WANS, PSTN, Cellular, IPT, VPNs, Cloud, their components and associated protocols and standards, and how they integrate.
Experience with Cyber Warfare techniques, methods, and processes.
Minimum of a High School diploma with 16+ years of network operations, network security and/or network defense, preferrably in DoD or the IC, or a BA/BS degree in a related field with a minimum of 10+ years of experience, or an MA/MS degree with 8+ years of experience.
Superior attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Required Certifications: DoD 8570 IAT Level II (CCNA Security, COMPTIA CySA+, COMPTIA Security + CE, GICSP, GSEC, SSCP)

Desired Qualifications:
Prior experience with cyberspace operations and/or intelligence support to cyberspace operations.
Prior experience at a service component headquarters or higher staff.
Prior experience with DoD service, DODIN or IC network operations
Desired Certifications: DoD 8570 CSSP Analyst (C|EH, CFR, CCNA Cyber Ops, COMPTIA CySA+, GCIA, GCIH, GICSP, SCYBER) or CSSP Infrastructure Support (C|EH, COMPTIA CySA+, GICSP, SSCP) or CSSP Incident Responder (C|EH, CFR, CCNA Cyber Ops, COMPTIA CySA+, GCFA, GCIH, SCYBER), or IAM Level III (CISM, CISSP or Associate, GSLC) or other telecommunications network certifications