CACI International J3 Information Operations Planner Team Lead, PACOM in Camp Smith, Hawaii

Job Description:

CACI International Inc., is seeking an Information Operations Planner Team Lead to support our DoD customer at Camp Smith, HI.


The selected candidate will provide SOCPAC development, synchronization and exploitation of operational and tactical level IO plans as part of SOCPAC’s IO campaign.


  • Provide the command with estimates of the information environment and audiences in certain regions as assigned.

  • Develop plans for Government implementation to shape the environment to achieve Commander Special Operations Command – Pacific (COMSOCPAC) objectives and support affiliated component units, governmental organizations and partner nation forces missions.

  • Assist in development of asymmetric options in the PACOM AOR in the form of Plans, CONOPs, and Operations, Actions, and Activities (OAA) that synchronize Information Related Capabilities (IRC) including Military Deception (MILDEC), Military Information Support Operations (MISO), Special Technical Operations (STO), CYBER, Joint Electromagnetic Spectrum Operations (JEMSO), Operational Security (OPSEC), and Public Affairs (PA) into Special Operations Forces (SOF) OAA in target countries.

  • Conduct non-lethal targeting of Persons of Interest (POIs) and Target Audiences (TAs) in the physical, informational and cognitive domains.

  • Assist in planning operations that synchronize USSOF, USG Interagency Partners, and Partner Nations support of PACOM contingency plans.

  • Develop a full range of SOF options focused on steady-state operations and the Crisis Management Framework in select countries and their periphery.

  • Develop plans for Government implementation that enable SOCPAC to posture to provide operational support to strategic-level PACOM contingency planning in key niche areas that are currently not addressed within the PACOM / SOCOM or USG.

  • Provide inputs into PACOM, SOCOM, and SOCPAC working groups, Joint Planning Groups, and exercises.

  • Monitor and analyze the Information Environment in designated countries to inform planning and detect measures of effectiveness.

  • CONUS and OCONUS travel may be required.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications and/or Asia-Pacific-related field of study.

  • Nominees shall be a former O-5/mid-grade GS-13 level with a minimum of 8 years of total IO planner experience

  • Eight (8) years’ of experience integrating MILDEC, MISO, CYBER, STO, JEMSO, OPSEC, and PA into operational and tactical level functions.

  • Four (4) years’ of experience planning, coordinating and synchronizing asymmetric options in support of SOF operations.

  • Six (6) years’ of operational level staff experience.

  • Six (6) years’ or more military/government civilian/government contractor experience in the PACOM AOR.

  • Current DoD Top Secret clearance and eligible for SCI access

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. Join CACI, where you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. A Fortune magazine World's Most Admired Company in the IT Services industry, CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies, the Russell 2000 Index, and the S&P SmallCap600 Index. CACI provides dynamic careers for over 20,000 employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.