Information Battle Space Awareness Studies Analyst
Information Battle Space Awareness Studies Analyst
Competitive, Depends on Qualifications
Possible travel is anticipated
Purpose People, Technology and Processes, LLC is seeking contractors to provide support services for technical, analytical, and operational tasks in order to execute MCIOC mission essential requirements. This work supports USMC Operational Forces, Information Operations (IO) advocates, IO proponents and encompasses disciplines of IO development and integration, signature management, IO analysis, operational security, program management, and intelligence technical support functions. This work statement delineates MCIOC Information Environment Services (IES) as discrete task requirements. *****THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON AWRD*****
Provide support for initial assessment of new technologies which may provide an advantage in various mission areas.
Assist with the assessment of emergent capabilities that may enhance Marines' awareness of the information environment battlespace.
Assist with the development of assessment findings and briefing materials;
Provide expert studies on Information Environment Battlespace Awareness (IEBA) and other information environment tools.
Research technical solutions to define information environment baselines and identify adversary ML/MD COAs and disinformation narratives directed towards Marine Corps Operations, Activities, and Investments (OAIs).
Explore what technical solutions are available and what resources can be brought to bear to better inform commander's attempts to create or exploit information advantages.
Assist in developing and producing a service enterprise compendium of the tools (and capabilities, in the absence of existing tools) required to gain and maintain "battlespace awareness" of the IE at the operational level (i.e., MARFOR) with applicability at the tactical level (i.e., MEF and below levels).
Bachelor's degree plus 8 years total work experience, master's degree level plus 7 years' work experience in Information Battle Space Awareness (IEBA) studies and systems at the service or joint level, or 12 years total work experience in IEBA systems
Information Environment Advanced Analysis Course (Desired);
Familiarity with: DoDD 3600.01 Information Operations (Required); JP 3-04 Information in Joint Operations
Marine Corps Order, MCO 3120.10A, Marine Corps Information Operations Program (MCIOP)
Joint Marine Corps Order, MCO 3100.X, Signature Management (SIGMAN)
Experience with DoD innovation opportunities for experimentation with tools and technologies (e.g., Warfighting Lab Incentive Fund, Small Business Innovation Research process, and Service and Joint Rapid Reaction Technology Offices); conceptual establishment of a Defense Information Advantage Laboratory (DIAL) by working with Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic (NIWC LANT), the Army Threat Systems Management Office, the University of Maryland Applied Research Lab for Intelligence and Security (UMD ARLIS), the Irregular Warfare Technical Support Directorate (IWTSD), and other key stakeholders.
Experience in Marine Corps information warfighting function (IWF) including understanding the associated seven functions/tasks; familiar with MCWL and able to provide DOTMLPF-P expertise and recommendations regarding tool and capability assessments to identify potential impact of adopting assessed tools or capabilities.
Expertise in identifying tools and resources to acquire and bring tools and capabilities to bear for commanders; ability to assess new technologies which may provide advantage in seven functions/tasks.
Experience with integrating, coordinating, and synchronizing adjacent and supporting operations, as well as developing support for information related capabilities and their activities. Be familiar with:
Military Information Support Operations (MISO) / (formerly Psychological Operations (PSYOP))
Military Deception (MILDEC)Operations Security (OPSEC)
Tactical Electronic Warfare (EW)
SIGINT related activities
Minimum Required Experience:
Former military officer, warrant officer or NCO, training instructor or other related role in direct support of Operations in the Information Environment.
Working knowledge of desktop applications including word processing, spreadsheet, and database software packages.
Knowledgeable with DODD 3115.18, DoD Access to and Use of Publicly Available Information (PAI) and MCDP 8 Information.
Experience researching technical solutions to define IE baselines, able to apply criteria to create service enterprise compendium of the tools and capabilities required to gain and maintain IE "battlespace awareness".
Experience interfacing with the DoD Innovation Ecosystem to enable the IWF and identify promising tools and capabilities to assist commanders define IE baselines and to create or exploit information advantages.
About the company: As a Service Disabled, Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) we are a provider of Information Technology (IT) professional services, software solutions and professional development training. Our core competencies evolved from leveraging IT enablers for knowledge management with an emphasis on Web Based Knowledge Portals and Portal Services, Server/System Services, SharePoint Development and System Administration and SQL Server Services. Our capabilities have expanded to include software development, technical training support and field support services.
Satisfy the customer - "Exceed expectations"
Set the Example - "Be out front"
Be Responsive - "Timing is everything"
Persevere - "Find a way"
Benefits PTP offers a comprehensive benefits program:
Supplemental benefits (Short Term Disability, Cancer & Accident).