DurhamRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Durham jobs

Information Professional

Company: Navy
Location: Durham
Posted on: November 18, 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, Durham , Information Professional, Other , Durham, North Carolina

Click here to apply!

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

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Accounts Receivable Supervisor #1151876
Description: Accounts Receivable SupervisorRoman Eagle Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, Inc.Danville, Virginia 13 br Company Description:Roman Eagle Rehabilitation and Health Care, Inc has been providing (more...)
Company: Confidential
Location: Danville
Posted on: 12/1/2020

Warehouse Jobs $12.50-$27.00 per hour with OT
Description: Earn up to 27.00 per hour for overtime Adecco is hiring immediately for Warehouse Packers with Radial in Martinsville, VA. Weekly pay starting at 12.50- 13.50 per
Company: Adecco
Location: Danville
Posted on: 12/1/2020

Auto painter
Description: About CarvanaAt Carvana, we sell cars but we arent car salesmen. Our promise is simple: we wont sell a car to a customer that we wouldnt sell to our own Mom. Period. To make sure our cars are in first-rate (more...)
Company: Carvana
Location: Danville
Posted on: 12/1/2020


Work From Home - Experienced Tax Expert I
Description: Overview If youre a highly motivated individual with a business background and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete their taxes using TurboTax. Youll advance our (more...)
Company: Intuit
Location: Danville
Posted on: 12/1/2020

Vehicle prepper (2nd shift)
Description: About CarvanaAt Carvana, we sell cars but we arent car salesmen. Our promise is simple: we wont sell a car to a customer that we wouldnt sell to our own Mom. Period. To make sure our cars are in first-rate (more...)
Company: Carvana
Location: Danville
Posted on: 12/1/2020

CDL-A Lease Purchase Truck Driver
Description: CDL-A LEASE PURCHASE TRUCK DRIVER JOBS Get In Control Of Your Career With Lease Purchase Opportunities On The Road In ONE DAY With USA With our one-day paid orientation 170 , we keep contact (more...)
Company: USA Truck
Location: Danville
Posted on: 12/1/2020

Expanded Services Pediatric Dentist
Description: Job Description: Mission-oriented practice seeks Pediatric Dentist. Large, multi-practice organization with strong mission to provide
Company: Benevis
Location: Danville
Posted on: 12/1/2020

Dentist
Description: Job Description: Mission-oriented practice seeks Associate Dentist. Large, multi-practice organization with strong mission to provide quality dental care
Company: Benevis
Location: Danville
Posted on: 12/1/2020

Tax Associate - 3+ tax seasons experience required
Description: Overview If youre a highly motivated individual with a business background and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete their taxes using TurboTax. Youll advance our (more...)
Company: Intuit
Location: Danville
Posted on: 12/1/2020

Foster Parents Needed!!
Description: Access Family Services is looking for individuals or couples interested in becoming Licensed Professional Treatment Foster Parents. ----We are looking for individuals or couples that value diversity, (more...)
Company: Pathways
Location: Wilson
Posted on: 12/1/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest North Carolina jobs by following @recnetNC on Twitter!

Durham RSS job feeds