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NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the National Guard.
Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform.
Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.
Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.
GENERAL EXPERIENCE: All series personnel must be certified at the next higher level before being eligible for that level and must have a minimum of one year on-the-job experience in the grade immediately below the next higher level.
An applicant must have a validated understanding of the basic principles and concepts of the occupational series and grade.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Must have at least 36 months of specialized experience working the cyber program's standardization and evaluation programs.
Skilled in weapon systems, crew positions, and developing policies used to assess Cyberspace Operator mission readiness.
Experiences included coordinating with MAJCOMs, Numbered Air Forces, Group Standardization and Evaluation, and active duty counterparts to validate that the unit's evaluation program reflected AF standards and metrics.
Experienced in developing procedures used to assess an operator's currency and readiness to perform contingency and training missions.
Skilled in identifying performance trends and knowledgeable in applying remediation to improve operator performance.
Demonstrated abilities, skills, and knowledge competencies required to assess and document a Cyberspace Operator's evaluations and qualifications.
Capabilities to write clear directions for the Crew Information Files that provide timely operational requirements for operators to read before they are cleared to conduct missions.
Knowledgeable of published cyber operation regulations.
Experienced in analyzing, evaluating and examining Cyberspace Operators in order to determine their proficiency levels as required to operate cyberspace weapon systems and meet the of particular crew positions' standards and special mission profiles.
Skilled in conducting scheduled and unscheduled positional, written and supplemental evaluations and examinations.
Must have expanded competencies that involved instructing, verifying, and certifying employees' qualifications when the employees were nominated for the Instructor Cyberspace Operator and Standardization and Evaluation Examiner (SEE) upgrade qualifications.
Experiences included performing cyberspace operations that protected and defended (or assessed the capability to protect and defend) information and information systems that ensured availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation.
Capabilities included information systems mission assurance by incorporating protection, detection, and reaction capabilities.
Experienced in conducting risk and vulnerability assessments of DoD information systems that identified vulnerabilities, risks and protection needs.
Provided technical assessments and subject-matter expertise that improved mission and system defenses.
Must have a full-range of competencies as an experienced and qualified Evaluator Cyberspace Operator.
Must have comprehensive knowledge and understanding of information technology, cyberspace operations, and the unit's tasked missions to develop and monitor unit policies and procedures.
Experienced in delivering assessed changes to higher-level policies, standards, directives or operations manuals that provided impacts on unit plans, policies, programs or operations.
Must have experiences in the cyber program regulations, procedures, policies, and guidelines.
Skilled in presenting formal and informal briefing and written reports in regard to the Cyberspace program mission readiness.
Skilled in conducting and assessing on-line and classroom training that resulted in effective and efficient training environments.
Experiences included recommendations to senior leaders to adopt new concepts, criteria, and standards for inclusion in cyberspace operations training programs.