Job Overview


At NCUA, differences make a difference. We value diversity of perspectives and backgrounds and are committed to building an inclusive work environment where employees can contribute to their fullest potential.

We have been recognized as one of the "Best Places to Work in the Federal Government", ranking 8th when compared to similarly sized organizations! NCUA excelled in the area of Effective Leadership categories of Fairness and Empowerment. Particularly noteworthy, NCUA ranked 1st among Veterans; 2nd among Hispanics and employees with disabilities; 3rd among African Americans, Asians, and Whites; 4th among women, men, and employees age 40 and over; and 5th among employees under 40 years old. Apply now to become part of one of the Federal Government's "Best Places to Work".

Individual pay will be set within the announced range commensurate with the selectee's background and experience.


Invest in your nation's future, make a difference in your community...gain from the experience. At the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) you're not just a number, working to make quotas or improve the bottom line, you have the opportunity to make a difference. NCUA is the federal agency that charters and supervises federal credit unions and insures savings in federal and most state-chartered credit unions across the country through the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF), a federal fund backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government. To learn more about NCUA's structure, diversity, and history click on the following links: NCUA Structure NCUA Diversity NCUA History

More than one position may be filled through this vacancy announcement.


As the Senior Cyber Intelligence Officer, you will manage the cyber intelligence program. You will be responsible for the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Developing and implementing effective, long-term, sustainable strategic information and intelligence policies consistent with NCUA mission requirements.
  • Providing expert review and/or testimony for Congress, NCUA Board and senior leaders on cyber threats and other national security threats to the credit union sector.
  • Working with senior technical experts from the Intelligence Community, Law Enforcement, Department of the Treasury, and the Office of Examination and Insurance to provide releasable, unclassified information to strengthen cybersecurity and overall preparedness of the credit union sector.
  • Conducting extensive analysis of raw strategic information and intelligence information derived from open sources and Intelligence Community reporting in order to provide input to leadership on key trends and developments in use of exploits, malware, or other network operations by criminal organizations, state actors, or other adversaries.
  • Planning, organizing, developing, and executing intelligence analysis in order to drive objectives and evaluations of NCUA continuity of operations, National Special Security Event (NSSE), Special Events (SEs), and National Level Exercise (NLE) plans.
  • Representing NCUA and maintaining effective relationships with the Intelligence Community, law enforcement community, Department of Homeland Security, Department of the Treasury, and other regulatory agencies through liaison activity and ensures that NCUA remains aware of national security threats, including cyber-attack tactics, techniques and procedures, terrorist activity, international money laundering, and other strategic information and intelligence impacting the financial sector.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Required to give and/or attend training.

Relocation Authorized

  • No