Parsons Corporation Cyber Planner in Centreville, Virginia

Cyber Planner


Centreville, Virginia, United States

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Cyber Planner

Centreville, VA

Parsons is seeking to hire a Cyber Planner to join our fast-growing team based out of Centreville, Virginia. The ideal candidate is a recently retired DoD cyber planner with operational cyber experience supporting the Army and/or Air Force. The Cyber Planner will work with our DoD customer and assist in Strategy, COA development, exercise planning, CONOP development, and advise on varied cyber efforts. Primary place of performance will be Centreville, VA and Ft Belvoir, VA.

Responsibilities and Daily Tasks:

The primary job responsibilities are inclusive of, but not limited to, the following:

  • Assist in all phases of deliberate and crisis action planning

  • Develop briefings, CONOPS, and exercise plans with little to no oversight or assistance

  • Participate in and, as needed, lead Operational Planning Teams (OPT)

  • Act as a liaison to other staff directorates to integrate IO and special programs as needed

  • Maintain constant situational awareness on cyber operations and intelligence

  • Perform cyberspace mission analysis and develop COAs for leadership

  • Assist with cyber exercise planning and execution

  • Provide feedback for doctrine development

  • Provide staff support and coordination at meetings, program reviews, conferences and briefings, prepare materials (point papers, talking points, agendas, etc.), host and participate in events, record minutes and track action items.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree 10+ or more years’ relevant experience

  • Extensive experience with MDMP/JOPP/JOPES

  • Comfortable interacting with and briefing senior government civilians and military (SES/GO/FO)

  • Must be willing to travel occasionally (up to 20%)

  • Current Top Secret clearance w/SCI eligibility

Highly Desired Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in a technical field plus 15 or more years’ relevant experience

  • Staff experience in J5, J3, J39, J3X, and/or J6

  • CGSC Graduate

  • DoD 8570/8140 certified

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.