Apply language capabilities, expertise in research, and analytic techniques to complex global issues. Employ all-source intelligence and social media analysis to provide government clients with deep insights that drive national security policy. Employ innovative open source research techniques to build and analyze networks and provide targeting analysis studies. Analyze and comprehend the implications of in-country news and reporting, including counter threats, military and political analysis, or nuclear, religious, or economic issues.
-2+ years of experience with conducting open source research, academic research, all-source intelligence, or targeting
-Knowledge of global political and religious leadership through academic, professional, or personal expertise
-Knowledge of Internet-based research, including Boolean logic, search engine and database resources, and Internet sources, such as social media, social networking tools, and commercial and industry-based databases
-Ability to ramp up quickly on a range of topics, including business and religious studies, leadership analysis, and cultural studies
-Ability to produce deliverables in a short time frame using Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, and Excel
-BA or BS degree or 4 years of experience in a professional work environment
-Experience with researching in a foreign language using internationally-focused Web sites
-Experience with advanced search techniques, information databases, and data visualization
-Ability to speak a critical foreign language at a professional level
-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph preferred
-BA or BS degree in International Affairs, Political Science, Foreign Area Studies, National Security Studies, Linguistics, or Global Studies preferred; MA or MS degree in International Affairs, Political Science, Foreign Area Studies, National Security Studies, Linguistics, Business, Library Science, or related research field a plus
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.
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