Senior Cyber Exercise Planner/Analyst - Active Secret or TS in Arlington, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

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Job Description

The National Cyber Exercise and Planning Program (NCEPP) improves the Nation's cyber security readiness, protection, and incident response capabilities by developing, designing, and conducting cyber exercises and workshops at the State, Federal, regional, sector, and international level.

Seeking a Senior Cyber Exercise Planner/Analyst to join our team in Arlington, VA.

Must be US CItizen and have an active Secret or Top Secret clearance/SCI eligible

Activities conducted under the NCEPP include the design, support, and execution of a broad spectrum of exercise types, depending upon the goals and objectives of the exercise.
The exercises can range from policy-based tabletop exercises intended to identify policy and process issues that facilitate or hinder cyber security operations under a variety of authorities, to full scale exercises with both public and private sectors that incorporate network simulations to test command and control procedures, response mechanisms and cross-sector coordination.
NCEPP encompasses local, state, Federal and international government exercises, as well as collaboration with private-sector critical infrastructure partners.

The program's premier cyber exercise is the Cyber Storm exercise series, which is conducted on bi-annual basis.

Daily Responsibilities:

Work with federal and contract exercise leads to plan, coordinate and execute cyber exercises according to the DHS Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) principles. This includes identifying objectives, developing scenario, designing exercise construct, supporting the exercise conduct, and after action report development.

Contribute to the cyber exercise capability across the NCEPP stakeholder community by providing support, knowledge, and instruction in cyber security issues and their relationship to cyber exercise principles, design, development, and execution.

As part of the overall NCEPP mission, help identify continuing opportunities to expand the potential exercise opportunities across the program's stakeholder communities.

Continue to expand and deepen the employee's cyber expertise through self-study, and formal coursework opportunities.

Keep abreast of current cyber intrusion, security, and incident response incidents and trends for potential exercise inclusion.

BA or equivalent + 10 yrs related experience, or MA + 8 yrs related experience

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.','industry