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Job #: TR-660912
Location: McLean, VA
Category: Intelligence
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Yes
Group: Defense & Intel

Job Description:

The Intelligence and Homeland Security Group of Leidos is seeking a Mid-Level Subject Matter Expert (SME) on Economic Security and Threat Finance to support an Intelligence Community (IC) program in Northern Virginia. An Active TS/SCI with polygraph security clearance is required in order to be considered for this position. The candidate will support Government staff in developing a broad range of written products in support of senior leadership and USG policymakers.


Advise the National Intelligence Manager (NIM) on key development in their assigned area requiring both immediate and long term analytical and collection response by the IC.
Support decision makers and special projects on intelligence integration issues to include the preparation, production, and coordination of written products and briefings for senior IC members, policy makers, military decision makers, and members of Congress.
Conduct reviews of IC collection and analysis against economic issues, identifying gaps, recommending solutions, and ensuring alignment with Unifying Intelligence Strategies.
Support the planning, facilitation, and after action needs for Community sessions and outreach initiatives to address intelligence integrations matters.
Support decision making and special projects related to intelligence integration efforts sponsored by the NIMC front office and/or the NIMs.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires a BA degree and 8 - 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 - 10 years of prior relevant experience.


Active TS/SCI with polygraph
Bachelor's degree or 4 years equivalent, related work experience.
Requires ability to communicate with executive leadership regarding matters of significant importance to the National Intelligence Manager (NIM) or the NIMC Front Office.
One (1) year experience working with or in the Intelligence Community.
Five (5) years' experience in economic security and threat finance related fields.
All source analytical experience in economic issues.
Understanding of economics to include finance, trade, foreign investment, energy security and communications (undersea cables).
Excellent writing capabilities to develop economic profiles.


Analytic skills, tradecraft experience in economics.
Demonstrated ability to coordinate and support cross-community meetings and working groups, assimilate large volumes of information and independently produce written reports.
Experience in developing all source collection strategies and collection management.
Familiar with the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)
Degree in Economics.

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Defense & Intel
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 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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