Job Details

Information Operations Specialist


Centra Technology


Fort Belvoir, VA 22060


Location: Fort Belvoir, VA

Requisition #: 8-IOS-27-16

CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Information Operations Specialist.

U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.

Required qualifications:

Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
    • Review and assess cyber issues and integration employment of the core capabilities of electronic warfare (EW); computer network operations (CNO); military information support to operations (MISO); military deception and operations security (OPSEC)
  • Identify IO-related issues and provide recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities.

Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline.
  • Minimum 10 years operational experience in the military, other Federal Government or comparable civilian position in information operations.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Working knowledge of DoD’s IT system and network certification and accreditation processes to include system security authorization agreements.
  • Possess or be able to gain CompTIA Security+CE and CEH, GSNA or CISA as listed in DoD 8570.01-M certifications.
  • Ability to progress through Minimum, Intermediate, Advanced, Expert, and Elite professional technical and IA certification tier levels.
  • Working knowledge of DoD’s Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert processes.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.

Additional Comments:

Location: Fort Belvoir, VA

Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F

Desired Requirements:
  • Master’s degree in scientific or technical field.
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based assessments.
  • Experience with SkyBox Security software.
  • Possess CEH, WCNA, GCIH, and MCSE information technology certifications.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment.

CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.

CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.

Interested candidates should send a resume to Please reference job code 8-IOS-27-16 in the subject line.

Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret/SCI
No Traveling
Job Category:
Information Operations Specialist
Unspecified annual salary
Unspecified hourly wage
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