Open Source Intelligence Analyst

Leidos - Reston, VA3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $73,000 - $89,000 a year
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Description

Job Description:
This position is located in the Defense Threat Reduction Agency in Reston, VA. DTRA is the Department of Defense (DoD) focal point for the defeat of weapons of mass destruction, improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and improvised threats as weapons of strategic influence.

Primary Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Responsible for collection and exploitation of open source data using OSINT tools
  • Conduct exploitation of social media and other publically accessible databases
  • Gather, synthesize, and analyze open source intelligence information in support of counter improvised-threat and counter-WMD missions.
  • Conduct analysis of a broad range of cultural, political, economic, and social issues globally
  • Works directly with customers and team members to research, evaluate, analyze, fuse, and interpret reporting to produce current and finished intelligence products.
  • Comfortable briefing senior level managers quickly and thoroughly with minimal preparation and be able to react to a highly fluid environment.
  • Coordinates and interacts with analysts from service, component, DoD, and national-level intelligence agencies.
  • Provide expertise necessary to assist in the development threat analysis methodologies.
  • Provide support to working groups as directed by the customer.
  • Respond to internal tasking and analysis as directed.
  • Ability to brief at the flag level and SES level.
Basic Qualifications

Requires a BA degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.

Three to Five years of professional work experience in intelligence analysis.
Minimum Security Clearance: TS/SCI Clearance

Familiarity with commercial off the shelf OSINT tools

Demonstrated experience in a field related to OSINT research, collection management, or analysis.

Preferred Qualifications

Foreign language proficiency

Graduate of government OSINT training courses

External Referral Bonus:
Eligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI

Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Intelligence
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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