Company: US Navy
Location: Silver Spring
Posted on: August 3, 2022
About Enlisted Sailors in the Navy Cryptology community analyze
encrypted electronic communications, jam enemy radar signals,
decipher information in foreign languages and maintain
state-of-the-art equipment and networks used to generate top secret
Their other responsibilities include: Collecting, analyzing and
reporting on communication signals
Utilizing computers, specialized computer-assisted communications
equipment and video display terminals
Serving as an important part of the Information Dominance Corps in
its mission to gain a deep understanding of the inner workings of
adversaries and develop unmatched knowledge of the battlespace
Qualifications and Requirements
A four-year degree is not required to become a member of the Navy
electronics community. There are some specific requirements that
apply to electronics jobs in advanced programs such as SECF and NF.
Contact a recruiter for details.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required to become an
Enlisted Sailor in the cryptology field in the Navy. Those seeking
a Cryptologic Technician position must be U.S. citizens who can
meet eligibility requirements for a Top Secret/Sensitive
Compartmented Information security clearance. They should have an
interest in advanced electronics and technology; exceptionally good
character; good speaking, writing and record-keeping skills; a good
working aptitude of math; and the capability to do highly
detail-oriented, highly classified work.
Specific qualifications vary depending upon specialization area
within the field of cryptology. Contact a recruiter for
General qualifications may vary depending upon whether you're
currently serving, whether you've served before or whether you've
never served before.
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