Partner Integration Planner

Works to advance cooperation across organizational or national borders between cyber operations partners. Aids the integration of partner cyber teams by providing guidance, resources, and collaboration to develop best practices and facilitate organizational support for achieving objectives in integrated cyber actions.

Below are the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Tasks identified as being required to perform this work role.

CoursesDESCRIPTION
Knowledge of computer networking concepts and protocols, and network security methodologies.
Knowledge of risk management processes (e.g., methods for assessing and mitigating risk).
K0003Knowledge of laws, regulations, policies, and ethics as they relate to cybersecurity and privacy.
K0004Knowledge of cybersecurity and privacy principles.
K0005Knowledge of cyber threats and vulnerabilities.
K0006Knowledge of specific operational impacts of cybersecurity lapses.
K0108Knowledge of concepts, terminology, and operations of a wide range of communications media (computer and telephone networks, satellite, fiber, wireless).
K0109Knowledge of physical computer components and architectures, including the functions of various components and peripherals (e.g., CPUs, Network Interface Cards, data storage).
K0350Knowledge of accepted organization planning systems.
K0362Knowledge of attack methods and techniques (DDoS, brute force, spoofing, etc.).
K0377Knowledge of classification and control markings standards, policies and procedures.
K0379Knowledge of client organizations, including information needs, objectives, structure, capabilities, etc.
K0392Knowledge of common computer/network infections (virus, Trojan, etc.) and methods of infection (ports, attachments, etc.).
K0395Knowledge of computer networking fundamentals (i.e., basic computer components of a network, types of networks, etc.).
K0400Knowledge of crisis action planning for cyber operations.
K0403Knowledge of cryptologic capabilities, limitations, and contributions to cyber operations.
K0408Knowledge of cyber actions (i.e. cyber defense, information gathering, environment preparation, cyber-attack) principles, capabilities, limitations, and effects.
K0411Knowledge of cyber laws and legal considerations and their effect on cyber planning.
K0414Knowledge of cyber operations support or enabling processes.
K0417Knowledge of data communications terminology (e.g., networking protocols, Ethernet, IP, encryption, optical devices, removable media).
K0422Knowledge of deconfliction processes and procedures.
K0431Knowledge of evolving/emerging communications technologies.
K0432Knowledge of existing, emerging, and long-range issues related to cyber operations strategy, policy, and organization.
K0435Knowledge of fundamental cyber concepts, principles, limitations, and effects.
K0436Knowledge of fundamental cyber operations concepts, terminology/lexicon (i.e., environment preparation, cyber-attack, cyber defense), principles, capabilities, limitations, and effects.
K0444Knowledge of how Internet applications work (SMTP email, web-based email, chat clients, VOIP).
K0455Knowledge of information security concepts, facilitating technologies and methods.
K0465Knowledge of internal and external partner cyber operations capabilities and tools.
K0499Knowledge of operations security.
K0501Knowledge of organization cyber operations programs, strategies, and resources.
K0504Knowledge of organization issues, objectives, and operations in cyber as well as regulations and policy directives governing cyber operations.
K0506Knowledge of organization objectives, leadership priorities, and decision-making risks.
K0507Knowledge of organization or partner exploitation of digital networks.
K0508Knowledge of organization policies and planning concepts for partnering with internal and/or external organizations.
K0511Knowledge of organizational hierarchy and cyber decision-making processes.
K0512Knowledge of organizational planning concepts.
K0514Knowledge of organizational structures and associated intelligence capabilities.
K0538Knowledge of target and threat organization structures, critical capabilities, and critical vulnerabilities
K0585Knowledge of the organizational structure as it pertains to full spectrum cyber operations, including the functions, responsibilities, and interrelationships among distinct internal elements.
K0598Knowledge of the structure and intent of organization specific plans, guidance and authorizations.
K0599Knowledge of the structure, architecture, and design of modern digital and telephony networks.
IDDESCRIPTION
S0185Skill in applying analytical methods typically employed to support planning and to justify recommended strategies and courses of action.
S0186Skill in applying crisis planning procedures.
S0213Skill in documenting and communicating complex technical and programmatic information.
S0218Skill in evaluating information for reliability, validity, and relevance.
S0249Skill in preparing and presenting briefings.
S0250Skill in preparing plans and related correspondence.
S0296Skill in utilizing feedback to improve processes, products, and services.
S0297Skill in utilizing virtual collaborative workspaces and/or tools (e.g., IWS, VTCs, chat rooms, SharePoint).
S0326Skill to distinguish between notional and actual resources and their applicability to the plan under development.
S0360Skill to analyze and assess internal and external partner cyber operations capabilities and tools.
IDDESCRIPTION
A0013Ability to communicate complex information, concepts, or ideas in a confident and well-organized manner through verbal, written, and/or visual means.
A0066Ability to accurately and completely source all data used in intelligence, assessment and/or planning products.
A0067Ability to adjust to and operate in a diverse, unpredictable, challenging, and fast-paced work environment.
A0068Ability to apply approved planning development and staffing processes.
A0070Ability to apply critical reading/thinking skills.
A0074Ability to collaborate effectively with others.
A0077Ability to coordinate cyber operations with other organization functions or support activities.
A0081Ability to develop or recommend planning solutions to problems and situations for which no precedent exists.
A0082Ability to effectively collaborate via virtual teams.
A0085Ability to exercise judgment when policies are not well-defined.
A0089Ability to function in a collaborative environment, seeking continuous consultation with other analysts and experts??both internal and external to the organization??to leverage analytical and technical expertise.
A0090Ability to identify external partners with common cyber operations interests.
A0094Ability to interpret and apply laws, regulations, policies, and guidance relevant to organization cyber objectives.
A0096Ability to interpret and understand complex and rapidly evolving concepts.
A0098Ability to participate as a member of planning teams, coordination groups, and task forces as necessary.
A0105Ability to tailor technical and planning information to a customer??s level of understanding.
IDDESCRIPTION
T0571Apply expertise in policy and processes to facilitate the development, negotiation, and internal staffing of plans and/or memorandums of agreement.
T0581Assist and advise interagency partners in identifying and developing best practices for facilitating operational support to achievement of organization objectives.
T0582Provide expertise to course of action development.
T0601Collaborate with other team members or partner organizations to develop a diverse program of information materials (e.g., web pages, briefings, print materials).
T0627Contribute to crisis action planning for cyber operations.
T0629Contribute to the development, staffing, and coordination of cyber operations policies, performance standards, plans and approval packages with appropriate internal and/or external decision makers.
T0635Coordinate with intelligence and cyber defense partners to obtain relevant essential information.
T0665Develop or participate in the development of standards for providing, requesting, and/or obtaining support from external partners to synchronize cyber operations.
T0666Develop or shape international cyber engagement strategies, policies, and activities to meet organization objectives.
T0669Develop strategy and processes for partner planning, operations, and capability development.
T0670Develop, implement, and recommend changes to appropriate planning procedures and policies.
T0671Develop, maintain, and assess cyber cooperation security agreements with external partners.
T0699Facilitate interactions between internal and external partner decision makers to synchronize and integrate courses of action in support of objectives.
T0700Facilitate the sharing of ¡°best practices¡± and ¡°lessons learned¡± throughout the cyber operations community.
T0712Identify and manage security cooperation priorities with external partners.
T0729Inform external partners of the potential effects of new or revised policy and guidance on cyber operations partnering activities.
T0732Integrate cyber planning/targeting efforts with other organizations.
T0739Maintain relationships with internal and external partners involved in cyber planning or related areas.
T0747Monitor and evaluate integrated cyber operations to identify opportunities to meet organization objectives.
T0759Contribute to the review and refinement of policy, to include assessments of the consequences of endorsing or not endorsing such policy.
T0760Provide subject matter expertise to planning teams, coordination groups, and task forces as necessary.
T0763Conduct long-range, strategic planning efforts with internal and external partners in cyber activities.
T0764Provide subject matter expertise to planning efforts with internal and external cyber operations partners.
T0766Propose policy which governs interactions with external coordination groups.
T0772Prepare for and provide subject matter expertise to exercises.
T0784Provide cyber focused guidance and advice on intelligence support plan inputs.
T0787Provide input for the development and refinement of the cyber operations objectives, priorities, strategies, plans, and programs.
T0795Provide planning support between internal and external partners.
T0817Serve as a conduit of information from partner teams by identifying subject matter experts who can assist in the investigation of complex or unusual situations.
T0818Serve as a liaison with external partners.
T0823Submit or respond to requests for deconfliction of cyber operations.
T0825Synchronize cyber international engagement activities and associated resource requirements as appropriate.
T0826Synchronize cyber portions of security cooperation plans.
T0836Document lessons learned that convey the results of events and/or exercises.