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Job #: R-00021851
Location: Vienna, VA
Category: Language
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

​​​Leidos is searching for an Editor to support a program in Vienna, VA. This position will require an active TS/SCI with Polygraph Security Clearance in order to be considered.

  • The selected candidate will be responsible for professionally editing analytical products that support key US national security and foreign policy objectives on CT issues. 
  • Relevant exposure to US foreign policy, national security CT objectives, and the intragency coordination process is required. 
  • intelligence and collaborating with analysts and senior managers, is required. 
  • The candidate must possess critical thinking skills and knowledge of national security classification procedures.
  • The position is part of a team that supports operations against high priority targets. 
  •  Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, review of operational traffic, drafting substantive targeting operational cables, to include devising targeting information from multiple classified databases and media exploitation.  
  • Officers should have a keen sense for identifying and evaluating operational processes and success; ability to drive HUMINT operations through written products and briefings to senior USG officers. 
  • The candidate must have strong verbal and written communications skills and be able to coordinate effectively with various offices and agencies in the US Intelligence Community.
  • Professional writing, editing, and sourcing skills, including a proven track record of reviewing finished

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • ACTIVE TS/SCI with a Polygraph.
  • Candidates must be familiar with cable and IC report writing styles. 
  • Strong briefing and writing skills are a must as well as the ability to work well with teams or individually with minimal supervision.
  • Candidates must be familiar with cable and IC report writing styles and specific USG classified databases and targeting applications. 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • Requires a BA degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 – 10 years of prior relevant experience.

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Editing experience and must possess excellent writing skills.
  • Analysis experience, cable writing, previous experience with cell phone network, global satellite imaging and must possess excellent writing and analytical skills.
  • Advanced level of proficiency with Microsoft Word and PowerPoint is preferred.
  • Experience editing data visualizations and graphics is preferred. 
  • Familiarity with a foreign language is a plus.

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Language

Leidos

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.

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