SOCPAC Regional Security Cooperation Analyst

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII-MDIS)
  • Location
    Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career / Advanced
  • Posted
    Dec 26

Position description

We are seeking a Regional Security Analyst to support our client.Summary:We are searching for an individual who will serve as a subject matter expert (SME) for the Command in order to provide a holistic view for funding and authorities focused on capacity building of foreign forces and interoperability exchanges between U.S. Special Operations Forces and coalition/partner forces.

HII Mission Driven Innovative Solutions (MDIS) is a business group within Technical Solutions; a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) that delivers professional services to a wide variety of government and commercial customers worldwide. HII MDIS has over 2100 employees worldwide who deliver critical services to our DoD, IC and Federal/Civilian customers across five service portfolios: IT and Software Applications; Modeling, Simulation and Training; Mission Engineering and Operations Support; Intelligence and Cyberspace Operations; and Logistics and Lifecycle Management.


  • Support National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) Section 333 initiatives; Chairman Joint Chief of Staff (CJCS) Exercise Program, Exercise Related Construction (ERC); facilitate and develop Country Combined Exercise Program (DCCEP); Asia Pacific Regional Initiative (APRI); Humanitarian and Civic Assistance (HCA); and the Counter Terrorism Fellowship Program (CTFP)and provide subject matter expertise for these identified programs above and shall support and facilitate program development, coordination, and staffing.

  • Research all Geographic Combatant Command (GCC) efforts to identify opportunities for the TSOC and US Embassies.

  • Provide training, familiarization, recommendations and assist appropriate staff elements in design and development initiatives.

  • Provide liaison between the TSOC and GCC Offices of Primary Responsibility (OPR) to ensure currency with policies, procedures, legislation and regulations and track and monitor resource timelines.

  • Maintain a database and archive of security cooperation budget authorities, policies, regulations, products, SOCPAC and OSD decisions; current and/or proposed security cooperation legislation; DOD and/or PACOM security cooperation formats, processes, and products.

  • Up to two weeks of travel per month may be required.

  • Other duties may be assigned, as necessary.



  • Must have 10-14 Years with Bachelors or 8-12 Years with Masters or HS diploma + 14-18 years of relevant experience. 

  • Minimum of 10 years of combined Joint, SOF, Interagency, or Regional experience working military operations with at least 3 years of special operations conducted in a joint, combined, and interagency environment

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in dealing with foreign FO/GO/SES level officials

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as an instructor in a DoD Academic Institute or as an instructor in civilian academic institutions

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in program management to include project estimation, scheduling, resource management, and prioritization

  • Completed one Joint tour, combatant command, or multi-national staff tour


  • Master’s degree in International Relations, National Security Affairs, or Defense Analysis or a bachelor’s degree in combination with 3 years’ experience in Regional Security Affairs or International Relations.


  • Current DoD Top Secret clearance and eligible for SCI access

  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

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