ChesapeakeRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Chesapeake jobs

Information Professional

Company: Navy
Location: Chesapeake
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Job Description:

ABOUT

Effective, secure communication in the cyber domain is essential to the everyday operations of military intelligence in America's Navy. Information Professionals who oversee the seamless operation of the global Naval network environment are key to these efforts. Their responsibilities include:

* Mapping out the network platforms of the future

* Ensuring the effectiveness of the Navy technologies

* Helping to develop and deploy information systems, command and control, and space systems

* Serving as a key part of the Information Dominance Corps in its mission to gain a deep understanding of the inner workings of adversaries and developing unmatched knowledge of the battlespace during wartime

RESPONSIBILITIES

As an IP, you are among those who plan, acquire, secure, operate and maintain the Naval network and the systems that support Navy operations and business processes. This role may include:

* Leading the Naval network warfare missions in developing tactics and procedures to realize tactical, strategic and business advantages afloat and ashore

* Driving interoperability with joint, allied and coalition partners

* Building professional excellence through education, training and certification, and milestone qualifications

* Optimizing organizational effectiveness through cutting-edge technologies, knowledge management techniques and a culture of innovation

* Overseeing the work of Information Systems Technicians - Enlisted Sailors (no degree required) who serve as specialists in information technology

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Information Professionals serve in challenging roles of increasing scope and responsibility both afloat and ashore. This could include:

* Being part of Battle Group staffs on ships at sea

* Working in C4I/Space/Surveillance on shore tours

* Serving on major Navy and joint staffs

* Serving in command of key communication and surveillance facilities around the globe

TRAINING & ADVANCEMENT

Those pursuing an Information Professional Officer position are required to attend Officer Candidate School (OCS) in Newport, R.I. Upon completion, they typically attend a five-week IP Basic Course of instruction in Pensacola, Fla., before or during their initial assignment.

IPs must complete specific qualifications as part of their training during Fleet tours and are expected to pursue advanced education opportunities. Promotion opportunities are regularly available but competitive and based on performance. It's also important to note that specialized training received and work experience gained in the course of service can lead to valuable credentialing and occupational opportunities in related fields.

EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

Beyond professional credentials and certifications, Information Professionals can advance their education by:

* Pursuing opportunities at institutions such as Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) or Navy War College (NWC)

* Completing Joint Professional Military Education (JPME) at one of the various service colleges

Postgraduate education is important to the success of the Information Professional. Most IPs will complete a master's degree in C4I, space, information systems, computer science or modeling and simulation.

There's also potential to pursue a graduate certificate, DoD certifications, federal executive fellowships and information assurance scholarships and internships.

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS

A four-year degree is required to work as an Information Professional. Candidates seeking an Officer position in this community must have a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in a technical field, preferably in one of following fields: Information Systems, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Information Operations, Computer Science, Systems Engineering or General Engineering.

All candidates must also be: U.S. citizens, willing to serve worldwide, eligible for a Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) security clearance, and qualified for sea duty.

General qualifications may vary depending upon whether you're currently serving, whether you've served before or whether you've never served before.

Keywords: Navy, Chesapeake , Information Professional, Other , Chesapeake, Virginia

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Customer Service Representative - Work from Home - USA
Description: Join our TTEC work from home customerservice representative team if you reside 45 out of 50 states. We cannotaccept applications for residents of CA, CO, HI, IL or NY or outside of the UnitedStates. (more...)
Company: TTEC
Location: Suffolk
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Grapple Truck Operator
Description: Arbor Masters is a third-generation, family-owned business, specializing in affordable and customizable plans for all areas of tree service, plant care, lawn care and landscaping. We take pride in our (more...)
Company: Arbor Masters
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Vocational Counselor
Description: Vocational Counselor Position available in Suffolk and surrounding areas Are you searching for a job thats not just a job Are you looking to break free from a traditional 9-5 work week Are you passionate (more...)
Company: The Choice Group
Location: Suffolk
Posted on: 09/27/2020


3617 - Fantastic Part time and Full time unarmed opportunities with Admiral Security
Description: Knowledge and Skills Required: --- Strong verbal communication and project management skills Must be a proactive self-starter --- Should have a solid understanding of data communications, CICS and VTAM (more...)
Company: Red Coats. Inc.
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Senior Truss Designer
Description: DESCRIPTION/JOB SUMMARY TRUSS DESIGNERS ARERESPONSIBLE FOR COMPLETING DESIGN WORK ASSIGNED BY THE DESIGN MANAGER, AND RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE: These associates must read architectural prints to (more...)
Company: 84 Lumber Company
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

SUBMARINE ELECTRONICS
Description: The most secretive of Navy vessels, a submarine requires a select community of specially trained professionals to operate its classified, highly advanced hardware. The Sailors in the Submarine Electronics (more...)
Company: US Navy
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

MILITARY INTELLIGENCE
Description: The success and safety of every mission depends on getting needed supplies, materials and equipment at a moments notice. The service members of the Purchasing, Supply Logistics community make sure Americas (more...)
Company: US Navy
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Donations- Full Time- West Broad
Description: Why Work for Goodwill How would you like to work for a company with competitive pay, opportunities for growth, and strives to help people in our own community From retail and production operations to (more...)
Company: Goodwill VA Retail
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Driller
Description: We're growing.-- Froehling Robertson, Inc., F R has been proudly engineering stability in the country since 1881.-- In addition to being one of the oldest, independent testing/engineering companies, (more...)
Company: Froehling & Robertson
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Stylist In Training
Description: A stylist-in-training at Regis is a temporary 90-day position designed to integrate an unlicensed, future stylist into the salon workplace and to help them learn the business. It is the stylist-in-training's (more...)
Company: Regis Corporation
Location: Suffolk
Posted on: 09/27/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Virginia jobs by following @recnetVA on Twitter!

Chesapeake RSS job feeds