Open Source Analyst, Junior

Booz Allen Hamilton - Alexandria, VA3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $46,000 - $62,000 a year
EducationSkills
Key Role:
Serve as a part of a Booz Allen internal team to help clients comprehend complex issues in other regions of the world. Administer cutting-edge research techniques, including foreign language research, big data analytics, social media analysis, and others to provide clients with deep insights that drive business operations and strategies. Work in a fast-paced environment and dive into areas of client interest and rigorously evaluate networks, discover trends, and develop analytic insights to influence client decision-making. Impact client operations, work with a group of diverse and skilled colleagues, gain exposure to industry leading data collection and analytical tools, and learn through ongoing training and intensive on-the-job apprenticeship.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Experience with search techniques, information databases, geospatial tools, data visualization, and developed Internet research expertise
  • Experience in the online media environment
  • Knowledge of the culture and history of countries or regions of interest
  • Knowledge of foreign affairs and regions of interest
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to think and act quickly in a high-pressure environment
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • BA or BS degree in International Affairs, Political Science, Foreign Area Studies, National Security Studies, Linguistics, Sociology, Cultural Studies, Psychology, or GIS
Additional Qualifications:
  • Experience in one or more foreign languages, including Arabic, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Korean, or African dialects preferred
  • Possession of excellent writing and analytical skills
Clearance:
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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