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As a Counter-Proliferation Analyst (Missile and Delivery System), you will serve as a missile/delivery system subject-matter expert and technical authority with a focus on current/near-term events, plans, developments and trends pertaining to the proliferation of WMD and nuclear/radiological events; issues impacting nuclear weapons security; force protection; and force operability and survivability against a broad spectrum of nuclear, biological, chemical and other WMD events. As a Missile Subject Matter Expert, you will conduct applied research on specific intelligence issues pertaining to the WMD threats to US and allied nations; provide written input to reports and briefings; assist with answering requests for information (RFI); assist in research and analytical data entries related to WMD; all for dissemination to Agency leadership and its personnel, Combatant Commands, and the Intelligence Community (IC). You will serve on a unique, multi-discipline team assisting DTRA, CCMDs, and IA and IC partners to
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As a Counter-Proliferation Analyst with specialized experience in missile and delivery systems you will analyze and produce intelligence products for the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) focused on WMDs, and counter-proliferation threats using advanced all source analytic capabilities. You will apply expertise in missile and delivery systems, WMD, counter-proliferation, and network analysis (Counter Threat Network), social network analysis, and command and control systems. You will serve as an all-source counter-proliferation intelligence analyst with specialized experience in missile and delivery systems whose primary responsibility will be informing DTRA activities through structured research using multiple sources and analytic tool suites. You will deliver products that increase the client's situational understanding and comprehension of missile and delivery systems, WMD, and Improvised-Threats, and associated counter-proliferation networks.
The Counter-Proliferation Analyst (Missile and Delivery Systems SME) will respond to strategic operational and tactical collection needs based on raw intelligence and apply knowledge of related collection techniques and possess working knowledge of tradecraft and tools used in the missile/delivery systems and counter-proliferation collection environment. You will assist in enabling DOD, IA, and IC communities of action to dismantle, disrupt, and defeat WMD and counter-threat networks. To do this, you will prioritize and categorize requests for support, conduct near- and long-term analyses of device, system, and network-centric problem sets, and fuse multiple intelligence disciplines. You will directly support embedded teammates; answer requests for support from customers and work closely with the senior analysts to develop high-quality products and work closely with other members of the team to identify valuable information on missile and delivery systems and counter-proliferation threats, and enemy organi
These Qualifications are a Must-Have:
Active Top Secret/Specialized Compartmented Information Security Clearance
Bachelor’s degree in missile related field (science, technical, engineering, math disciplines) and a minimum of eight years of related experience.
Three plus years of experience providing intelligence analysis for DoD and/or an intelligence agency in an analyst role, including multi-intelligence WMD or counter-proliferation production in the past 7 years
(More than 2 years of direct experience with DoD and IC All-Source analysis tools, collecting and analyzing information in support of DoD or other government organizations, or direct experience managing analytic production, or the exploitation of multi-intelligence data focused on WMD or counter-proliferation )
More than 1 year of experience providing Attack the Network (AtN) analysis focused on WMD, CT, or counter-proliferation/improvised threat networks.
Practical understanding of collection techniques and working knowledge of tradecraft and tools used in the WMD and counter-proliferation collection environment
Practical understanding of network analysis tools such as Analyst Notebook and Palantir.
Practical understanding of geospatial Intel tools such as ArcGIS and Google Earth.
Practical understanding of Intel-related databases such as M3, TAC, NCTC Online, TIDE, ICReach SIGINT database, Cultweave SIGINT database, PROTON SIGINT Database.
Practical understanding of MS Office, Excel, and big-data analytic techniques for structured and unstructured data.
You must also possess the ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing.
Willing to work rotating shifts if needed - that may include nights and weekends.
Bachelor’s degree and more than four years of related experience. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Graduate degree in missile related field (science, technical, engineering, math disciplines)
Previous experience with CBRN/WMD-related intelligence (to include missile operations, delivery systems, counter-proliferation, nuclear policy, health/medical, arms control, weapons technology, etc.)
Scientific or technical education or background
Experience with the DTRA including its planning processes
Experience with the terminology used in the collection of data for chemicals, biologics, and WMDs and their proliferation
Knowledge of advanced internet-based research, including Boolean logic, advanced research techniques, search engine and database resources, and Internet sources, including social media, social networking tools, and commercial and industry-based databases.
Experience accessing, researching, and exploiting global and regional digital platforms and PAI data.
Expert understanding of collection techniques and working knowledge of tradecraft and tools used in the WMD and counter-proliferation collection environment
Expert understanding of network analysis tools such as Analyst Notebook and Palantir.
Expert understanding of geospatial Intel tools such as ArcGIS and Google Earth.
Expert understanding of Intel-related databases such as M3, TAC, NCTC Online, TIDE, ICReach SIGINT database, Cultweave SIGINT database, PROTON SIGINT Database.
Expert understanding of MS Office, Excel, and big-data analytic techniques for structured and unstructured data.
More than ten years of military experience, and/or a combination of military and IC Agency experience, including recent combat deployments, and be well-versed in all areas of military intelligence, WMD, and Counter-proliferation.
Expert understanding of MS Office, Excel, and big-data analytic techniques for structured and unstructured data
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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