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MANAGE TALENT 

MANAGE TALENT

Find, Attract, and Retain Cyber Professionals.

EXPLORE THE WORKFORCE FRAMEWORK

EXPLORE THE WORKFORCE FRAMEWORK

Explore Cybersecurity Specialty Areas, Tasks and KSAs defined in the National Workforce Cybersecurity Framework.

LEARN ABOUT WORKFORCE PLANNING

LEARN ABOUT WORKFORCE PLANNING

Align your workforce to current and future skill requirements.

VIEW PROFESSIONAL PROFILES

VIEW PROFESSIONAL PROFILES

Learn about what it takes to become a cybersecurity professional.

Becoming a Cybersecurity Professional

Sometimes the best way to learn about a career is to hear from those who work in it. In this section, you will find interviews with cybersecurity professionals, hiring managers, and researchers. These professionals highlight the benefits of their careers, how they navigated and attained obtained their positions, and their thoughts on the field. This is the ultimate “insiders” perspective.

Please visit the Professional Profiles page to read more about these cybersecurity professionals. 

Aditionally, you can explore current cybersecurity job openings in the private sector by clicking one of the links on the right side of this page.

Joining the Federal Cybersecurity Workforce

The Federal Cybersecurity Workforce continues to grow as the demand for these professionals increases daily. NICCS helps develop this workforce by informing visitors about different types of cybersecurity work, and how to enter these careers.

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