**Job Description:** The Senior NC3 Technical Analyst provide direct
support to A10N’s efforts to assess NC3 programs, policies, and capabilities
and ensure the Air Force budgets, develops, acquires, supports, and maintains
assigned NC3 systems and Air Force elements of the National Military Command
System (NMCS). Analyst will also assist A10N identifying technologies and
developing concepts appropriate to the future evolution of the NC3
architecture. Specific activities will be established and supervised by
+ Provide subject matter expertise regarding networkcommunications and cybersecurity related to the NC3 system and associatedsupport systems.
+ Provide radio frequency communications expertiserelated to assessing waveform propagation characteristics in the presenceof nuclear weapon induced noise environments and technical, architecturaland procedural solutions.
+ Assist Air Force nuclear and NC3 authorizing officialsin identifying and implementing cybersecurity standards in accordance withthe Department of Defense’s (DoD’s) risk management framework.
+ Support A10N efforts to build and coordinate Air Forceplans and roadmaps to meet and maintain cybersecurity requirements.
+ Provide subject matter expertise regarding the effectsof high altitude electromagnetic pulse (HEMP) on facilities, weaponsplatforms, and communications systems.
+ Provide subject matter expertise regarding sourceregion EMP, x-ray, gamma ray and neutron effects on facilities, weaponsplatforms and communications.
+ Provide satellite systems expertise related tospace-based missile warning and satellite communications (both space andground segment as well as communications links) with emphasis onoperations in the presence of nuclear weapon induced noise environments.
+ Assess the status of critical Air Force NMCS and NC3nodes and communication links to overcome scintillation, amplitude fadingand blackout effects, meet survivability and nuclear hardness standardsand identify any shortfalls and/or vulnerabilities.
+ Review and assess strategic plans, operationalconcepts, operational plans, and capability requirements for nuclearcommand and control (NC2) capabilities and NC3 systems supporting nationaland CCMD warfighting requirements.
+ Assess joint strategic and theater nuclear doctrine andoperational plans and its implications for NC2/NC3.
+ Liaise, collaborate, and coordinate with the JointStaff, OSD, DISA, DTRA, Air Staff, other Service, Combatant Command, andMajor Command organizations in support of A10N activities.
**Clearance required tostart: Top Secret**
**Clearance to remain onthe program: TS/SCI**
**Required Education andExperience:**
Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more of
experience, or a Masters and twelve (12) or more of experience.
+ Knowledge and experience with current and emergingcomputer network attack and computer network defense methods.
+ Expertise in network communications, particularlyarchitectural design and cybersecurity and associated vulnerabilities.
+ Proficiency in radio frequency communications, with afocus on waveform propagation characteristics and technical solutions.
+ Familiarity with national and DoD policy specifying NC3requirements.
+ Understanding of Air Force NC3 programs, policies, andcapabilities.
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