NEK Advanced Securities Group, Inc. (NEK) is accepting resumes to support a current contract. This is a full time position for immediate hire. NEK offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.nekasg.com.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Principal Weapons Technical Intelligence Analyst acts as the team leader for up to 20 analysts. The PA coordinates all WTI related intelligence research and production activities of the team, tracking the status of production and timeliness of Requests for Information (RFI) responses, ensuring all activities are entered, and properly updated in the Counterinsurgency Targeting Program (CITP) production tracker. The PA coordinates and synchronizes activities of deployed and CONUS team members to ensure CONUS-based analysts are supporting deployed team members. The PA oversees the preparation of team members for OCONUS deployment, ensuring the contract analyst is technically qualified, completes all pre-deployment paperwork and processing and has adequately coordinated in advance with the forward deployed analyst he/she is replacing; responsible for the training of team members; assists the WTI and Network Analysis SPAs in determining OCONUS rotations, status of analyst training and preparedness for deployment. The PA can be deployed, if necessary, to fill a deployed SPA position; contractor employees filling this position shall be considered key personnel. The PA leads efforts to identify new devices, initiators, and TTP on which to focus analytic efforts; assists with the training and mentoring of Novice Analysts, Journeyman Analysts and Senior Analysts; conducts technical intelligence analysis of IED and other events incorporating WOCs, fusing the intelligence with other forensic data and all-source intelligence data to provide attribution of individuals and groups to devices and events; analyzes devices and events to determine profiles and enters the data into CITP IED databases; identify insurgent and IED networks, which include leaders, facilitators, financiers, cell members and bomb makers to identify potential targets for possible lethal and non-lethal action; coordinate with CITP network analysts, IED Branch, Anti-Armor Analysis Program, Biometrics Division, DSSE, and NGA GEOINT support to produce: WTI Profiles, TSP support products, Human Technical Intelligence Exploitation (HTIE) products, Interrogation Support Products (ISP), cache assessments, regional device pattern and trend studies, route device pattern and trend studies, TTPs, vulnerabilities and countermeasures studies, and IED technical profiles; prepare and present intelligence briefings and presentations; evaluate information reporting and sources; answer Requests for Information (RFI); develop Source Directed Requirements (SDR); populate and maintain CITP databases, production trackers and files. The PA also produces WTI related intelligence assessments for formal production and release to the Intelligence Community (IC) and other consumers; coordinates with other NGIC offices, IC and law enforcement, including the ATF and FBI Terrorist Explosives Device Analytical Center (TEDAC), and Theater intelligence resources to gather additional technical and forensic data and share analytic conclusions. The SA is capable of deployment throughout theater of operation to conduct WTI analysis.
REQUIRED SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
The Principal Weapons Technical Intelligence Analyst shall be knowledgeable of improvised explosives, devices and their uses; understand trend and pattern analysis, geospatial analysis, link analysis and network or social network analysis and be proficient at using basic computer applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development; possess strong research and writing skills and be capable of managing teams of analysts in support of tactical, strategic and special operations forces conducting counterinsurgent/IED targeting. Candidates will possess the skills to train and mentor junior analysts to prepare them for deployment. Candidates will be government trained intelligence analysts, Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) specialists, or electronics technicians with a minimum of 10 years of experience dealing with IEDs and related triggering device technologies; on a case-by-case basis a badge and credentialed Law Enforcement officer with at least 10 years experience conducting investigations on an accredited Local/State/or Federal Law Enforcement Agency or EOD technician is acceptable; be experienced with data processing systems such as DCGS-A, CIDNE, and SIPRNET and JWICS search engines; have a working knowledge of i2 Analyst Notebook, AXIS Pro, WebTAS, ArcGIS, and Google Earth. Possess prior military occupational Specialty (MOS) 18C, 180A, 31D, 311D, 35D, 35F, 350F, 35T, 35S, 89D, 94F, 94E, or DOD joint service equivalent or civilian 0132, 1811 and a Bachelor’s Degree (four years of job specific experience may substitute for the education requirement).
PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Preferred candidates will possess a background in counter-terrorism, counter insurgency, or counter IED analysis and previous deployment to Afghanistan.
This position requires a current TS/SCI clearance
LOCATION: Charlottesville, Virginia and various OCONUS locations
NEK has built a reputation for attracting and retaining a motivated team of skilled professionals who are up to the challenge and dedicated to the mission. NEK offers unique career opportunities in an exceptional work environment. Joining NEK’s highly experienced professionals will give you the opportunity to grow, innovate and contribute to a world class team that ensures the highest level of satisfaction to our customers’ unique requirements.
NEK is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender or national origin.