Information Operations (IO) Planner

  • Fort Belvoir, VA, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Fenix Group is a Systems Integrator focused on battlefield technologies.  Our mission is to reduce risk and cost to the warfighter by enabling battlefield intelligence at the edge, increasing soldier lethality and allowing smaller teams to control larger areas.  Our experience in deploying specialized austere environment communications systems to enable a "Battlefield of Things" (TM) allows us to connect drones, augmented reality enabled battlefield robots, loitering munitions, and other sensor ecosystem end points to enable US military and first responders with at-the-edge intelligence. 

Job Description

Security clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI

Actively seeking a IO PLANNER personnel in support of the INSCOM 1st IO. The 1st IO CMD provides Information Operations support to Army and other Military Forces through deployable support teams, reach back planning and analysis, and specialized training in order to support freedom of action in the information environment, to deny the same to our adversaries.

IO Planners are expected to provide expert mission analysis, analytic problem solving, and assessment of information operations (IO); creative use of information systems and information related capabilities (IRC); integration with inter-agency and intelligence community (IC); knowledge of and ability to develop innovative concepts to counter adversarial use of information in the Cyber and Electro-magnetic Spectrum (EMS); and significant or key cultural considerations that affect operational and tactical planning, security, accreditation, risk assessment(s). The ideal candidate should demonstrate the ability to review, analyze, and operationalize tactical and operational-level IO-related directives in support of maneuver elements. This position requires the willingness and ability to meet requirements for service in contingency areas subject to hostile fire.

IO subject matter experts (SME) will provide counsel, guidance, and aid in applying technical skills to operational and tactical planning/execution, identifying and tracking measures of performance (MOP) thru attainment of measures of effectiveness (MOE).


Security clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI

Required Experience:

  • SOF planning processes; MDMP, Army/Joint Targeting, IPB, Intelligence cycle, COG analysis, JOPP, and MCPP processes
  • How to integrate IO related capabilities with the above
  • Be familiar with, certified in, or have applicable operational/field time experience in:
    • SIGINT related activities
    • Tactical Electronic Warfare (EW)
    • Military Deception (MILDEC)
    • Operations Security (OPSEC)
  • · Additionally, be able to apply the same (above) to aid and assist with:
    • Cyberspace Operations
    • Military Information Support Operations (MISO) - (formerly Psychological Operations - PSYOPs)
    • Intelligence Support to IO
    • Assessing IO

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.