SIGINT Analyst -- deploying to Afghanistan

BAE Systems - McLean, VA3.9

Full-time$140,000 a year

*Must have an active TS/SCI clearance with CI poly*

Will function as a part of an Afghanistan-based intelligence analytical team of military and/or DoD civilian analysts in support of customer's analytical requirements. This position is a Temporary Full-time role with an estimated deployment of 6-12+ months in Afghanistan. Must complete the 8-week SASMO course if not yet completed. SIGINT analysts are responsible for researching, developing, presenting, and publishing SIGINT products at the tactical and operational level related to insurgent activities and threats to local/regional stability as part of an overall analytical team. SIGINT Analysts conduct analysis of raw and fused signals intelligence data of insurgent threat activities, and is responsible for SIGINT analysis related to insurgent threats, mission planning, target development, damage assessments, and counter-terrorism in the AOR and Afghanistan in general. Analysts are also responsible for attending meetings and conducting comprehensive research on complex topics independently , or as a part of a larger analytical effort, focusing on current events and long-term trends that could impact the supported unit’s mission.

Job Summary

Provides analysis and research for industry, infrastructure, technology, country, geographic area, biographic and targeted vulnerability. Prepares assessments of current events based on the sophisticated collection, research and analysis of classified and open source information. Develops and maintains analytical procedures to meet changing requirements and ensure maximum operations. Collects data using a combination of standard intelligence methods and business processes. Typical Education and Experience Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Required Skills

HighSchool/GED Training in SIGINT analysis with a minimum of 4 years SIGINT experience within the DoD or equivalent government agencies is required, with operational-level experience preferred. Knowledge of Army/Joint SIGINT procedures, data processing systems, and associated SIGINT databases/search engines is required. Proficiency in utilizing basic computer applications, mIRC, Jabber Chat, or other intelligence-related automation in support of analytic efforts and product development is required. Strong research and writing skills are required. Requires former 1N, 35S/P/N, 35B, 352N/P/Q/R/S, 18F, or equivalent.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: $135,000.00 /year


  • SIGINT: 4 years (Required)