Senior Foreign Language Intelligence Analyst
- Military veterans preferred
2022-07-11 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Mclean Virginia United States
SAIC, a leading provider of Foreign Language Intelligence for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance. Join our team today as we Bring on Tomorrow!
Analysts with foreign language skills are essential, to support our USG customer on some very important national security missions. Analysts are expected to demonstrate excellent communication skills, mastery of their assigned portfolio, and the ability to quickly adapt and respond to challenging situations. Desired Foreign Languages include but are not limited to: Arabic, Farsi, Russian, and other critical languages.
Responsible for a specific regional or topical portfolio and will interface daily with internal and external stakeholders to drive the mission forward
Utilize a variety of tools, databases, techniques, and sources of information to build out a picture of particular entities of interest
Leverage foreign language skills to achieve mission objectives
Support the intelligence cycle and ensure operational activities are carried out in accordance with applicable guidance
Interface with domestic and overseas personnel as well as internal and external stakeholders to prioritize efforts and identify entities of interest
Draft formal & informal correspondence (to include but not limited to cables & memos)
Brief senior intelligence community leaders on the assigned portfolio
Convey complex findings in a succinct manner to intelligence consumers
Respond to tasking’s under short and unexpected deadlines
Active TS/SCI w/Poly
Minimum of 12 years’ experience with a Bachelor's Degree, additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
Adept with a variety of databases, technical tools, and research strategies and be able to quickly adopt new techniques into the workflow.
Proficient in one or more Foreign Language: Arabic, Farsi, Russian, Chinese, and other languages
Foreign language proficiency and language test scores
Demonstrated experience with the IC or other USG agencies performing work similar in scope
Occasional domestic or overseas travel may be available or required for this position.
At least 12 years tradecraft-related work experience
Certification in Sponsor basic tradecraft courses
Previous foreign overseas field experience, PCS tour or DY experience of comparable duration, providing support to intelligence collection operations
CONUS or OCONUS overseas tours & TDY experience
Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.