Chenega Corporation TDNA-Cyber in Fort Meade, Maryland
Chenega Systems, LLC
Company Job Title:
Target Digital Network Analyst (TDNA) - Cyber
Fort Meade, MD
Exempt, Full Time, Regular
The Target Digital Network Analyst (TDNA) - Cyberwill support the United States Cyber Command-Cyber Mission Force (USCC CMF) through technical analysis and production activities to ensure target continuity, profile targets and activities, and develop techniques to gain additional target information
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)
Provides support in the processing and exploitation of digital intelligence information, semi-complex to complex in nature.
Leads project teams and supports the processing and exploitation of digital network information (DNI), applications, capabilities, and resources within the assigned area of responsibility
Provides support in the discovery and exploitation of target technology and analyzes digital network communications in relation to cyberspace, with respect to applicability across various systems, technologies, operations, and/or adversarial objectives
Profiles adversarial behavior of identified system attacks in an operation mission context, using intelligence derived from extensive open source materials and classified research to produce finished intelligence products
Exercises independent judgment and expertise in selecting and developing new methods, approaches, and procedures to process or exploit intelligence data using SIGINT, USCC and open source tools; coordinates and tracks semi-complex to complex taskings; tracks production and processing, exploitation, and dissemination (PED) requirements; develops and builds metrics; ensures establishment of, and adherence to quality control and technical accuracy standards
Assembles all raw intelligence data and information, which has significant gaps and is difficult to validate; prepares data for exploitation into a variety of forms, depending on the needs of the decision maker and the reporting requirement(s)
Performs required daily duties as designated by Senior Department of the Air Force (DAF) TDNA IAW the Performance Work Statement
Meets timeliness, accuracy and analytic integrity requirements set forth by the Senior DAF TDNA
Identifies and recommends valid USCC processing and exploitation requirements to ensure smooth integration of new concepts in existing programs
Performs edits and quality checks as directed by Senior DAF TDNA
Balances a given situation’s need for accuracy and expediency and coordinates an integrated process to meet timelines and accuracy requirements; ensures products, enables strategic, operational, and tactical users to better understand the operational environment systemically, spatially, and temporally, allowing them to take decisive action
Manages a defined range of activities to ensure development, execution, and assessment of world-wide processing and exploitation operations
Provides management with the intelligence information derived from USCC, NSA and other appropriate assets to maximize Commanders’ forces’ effectiveness by optimizing friendly force strengths, exploiting adversary weaknesses, and countering adversary strengths
Identifies the requirement for and supports the delivery of a fused intelligence product to the customer; applies broad knowledge of relevant customer organizations or operations, including how to translate requirements into appropriate output or response to meet customer needs
Maintains liaison activities and staff coordination through accepted channels of communication with counterparts at national intelligence organizations, the military services, and combatant commands
Maintains the integrity and standardization of IC methodologies by closely coordinating with other specialists to ensure the use of recommended processing and exploitation analytical standards and approaches.
Coordinates an integrated process to meet timelines and accuracy standards of cyberspace requirements; apprises consumers of developments and related background information associated with a given tasking
Provides digital network expertise to intelligence processing and exploitation issues; provides recommendations on operational matters used to initiate management actions for policy revisions and/or committing USCC funds or resources
Attends/participates in meetings with planners from DoD and the IC community; provides recommendations for changes to procedures, policy, and guidance to ensure timely and cost-effective operations
Reviews and evaluates multi-source, technical intelligence from a wide variety of sources; provides recommendations which influence the content, form and format of tailored, timely, accurate, and relevant assessments to customers of all levels in the policy-making, acquisition, and operational customer sets
Identifies requirements and provides recommendations to fill knowledge gaps impacting missions directly related to tactical, operational or strategic level of operations; develops and presents briefings and policy papers concerning semi-complex to complex matters for customer
Supports mission operations/exercises by performing occasional shift work or working flex schedules
Supports and/or participates in training as requested by the customer and approved by the Contracting Office Representative (COR)
- Other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
High School Diploma/GED required
6 years of experience as a TDNA or in a related functional area
TS/SCI with ability to obtain a CI poly
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong attention to detail and organizations skills
Excellent communication skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to receive and maintain all customer required access, included but not limited to facilities and Information Systems
Ability to obtain a CI poly
- Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.
- Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Native preference under PL 93-638.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
Organization: Chenega Systems, LLC
Location: Maryland-Fort Meade
Requisition ID: 1800003278