IO Planner (EM01-041)

Fort Belvoir, VA

E&M Technologies, Inc. is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. E&M provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

E&M Technologies, Inc. is currently seeking an IO Planner to join our team in Fort Belvoir, VA in support of the 1st Information Operations Command. 1st Information Operations Command provides relevant information support to the U.S. Army and all Military Forces around the world to synchronize information capabilities and prepare forces to resist adversary information warfare while providing specialized IO training to enable Army and Joint forces to achieve information advantage.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide reach back support, serve on an IO Field Support Team (FST), evaluate IO FST readiness, or support a wide variety of other IO planning efforts.
  • Research and produce Information Operations assessments, reports, and projections.
  • Maintain situational awareness of diplomatic, military, social, economic, intelligence, infrastructure, scientific, and technical developments within assigned area/team to produce effective, time- sensitive analysis and targeting.
  • Prepare reports for quality control/assurance and dissemination by the Government.
  • Ensure products are valid and properly maintained on designated websites and networks.
  • Review, develop, and maintain plans, operations, orders, and assessments.
  • Review, make recommendations to, and support the development of doctrine, organization, training, material, leadership and education, personnel, and facilities (DOTMLPF) change recommendations, requirements, concept development, and doctrine, in accordance with all published and verbal regulations, guidance, and policy.
  • Participate in, and contribute to, planning teams, working groups, and events; write reports and give briefs; coordinate and synchronize Information Operations related capabilities; and promote Information Operations interoperability among Joint, Army, service organizations and agencies in support of 1st Io Command and supported unit missions.
  • Participate in working groups and planning teams to develop courses of action; coordinate and synchronize capabilities; and advise on the appropriate utilization of information related capabilities.
  • Plan and support the integration of information operations and supporting information related capabilities into Joint and Service component exercises, experiments, and training events.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and 3 Years in an area related to IO or Information Related Capability (IRC) with at least a portion of experience within the last 2 years. 
  • IO or IRC training, including Psychological Operations (PSYOP), Military Information Support Operations (MISO), Combat Camera (COMCAM), Civil Affairs (CA), Public Affairs (PA), Electronic Warfare (EW), Cyber Electro-Magnetic Activities (CEMA), or Special Technical Operations (STO)
  • Experience in current Operations or Plans, Future Operations, or deliberate planning.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must have or be capable of maintaining a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) security clearance at the required level.

Preferred Requirements

  • Army Information Operations Planner Course (AIOPC) Graduate
  • Experience participating in and effectively contributing to a highly collaborative team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to be innovative and to work independently.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
To Apply for this Position:

You must have the Minimum Qualifications in your resume to be selected as a candidate.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. In addition, E&M Technologies, Inc. provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays, and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. More benefit details here.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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Intelligence, Training/Instructor

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United States Citizen

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Travel Required


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Salary Range

Up to $125K

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