Targeting Analyst - Military veterans preferred

Air National Guard (
Administrative Support


  full-time   employee

Des Moines
United States

Job Title: Targeting Analyst
Position Summary
As a targeting analyst in the Air National Guard, commanders in the field will look to you to provide detailed information on a potential target. You'll get the training you need to understand and utilize specialized equipment to review intelligence, develop targeting solutions and then evaluate the effectiveness of efforts to help them complete the mission with precision.

Primary Responsibilities
Perform target development.
Support multi-domain mission planning.
Conduct combat and threat vulnerability assessments.
Utilize targeting intelligence to analyze potential targets.

Up to 30 days of vacation with pay each year
Excellent healthcare coverage for you and your family
Food and housing assistance
Flexibility in location and scheduling
A generous retirement program
Prestigious leadership, training and continuing education opportunities
Free or low-cost world travel opportunities
Excellent starting salary

To be considered you must meet the following requirements:
Have a high school diploma. Completion of courses in mathematics, advanced English and computer applications is desirable for entry into this specialty.
Knowledge of basic imagery interpretation principles, techniques and procedures for imagery exploitation
Completion of Targeting Analyst Course
Knowledge of the use of geospatial data
Normal color vision
Meet required depth perception standards.
Successful completion of a current Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)
Completion of 8.5 weeks of Basic Military Training
Must be between the ages of 17 and 39

Once you've finished applying, a recruiter will contact you regarding the next steps.

About the Air National Guard
The Air National Guard is a unique military branch that offers careers and opportunities you won't find in any other organization on the planet. Plus you get to serve in a way that fits your lifestyle. That means serving close to home in a role that best suits you, all while building strength in the communities you serve, both locally and globally.