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- Plans and develops internal analysis strategies to provide innovative methods and assistance in social network intelligence analysis and presentation of the findings in support of other team members analysis.
- Strategies and methods may focus on individuals, groups, events, locations, or special associations, based on the project needs.
- Provides specific skills and understanding of the regional media environment and different technologies to engage on weblogs.
- Tracks key communicators (media outlets, journalists, academics, terrorists, government officials, NGO leaders, etc.) to map the influence of each within the media space.
- Track penetration and resonance of quotes and statements to measure viral effectiveness of themes and messages over time.
- Locates, synthesizes, and interprets large amounts of textual and technical data such as IIRs, FINTEL, filtered real-time data feeds, message traffic, directed-searches results, and task-specific, specialized data sources. Performs appropriate methods of social network analysis to meet specific project needs. Methods may include classification, pattern analysis, trend/geo-temporal studies, and link analysis based on analysis of transaction data, message (phone, e-mail, blog) traffic, and other data sources in collaboration with other project analysts. Assemble facts and information from a variety of data sources and work products made available by various federal, state, regional, and tribal enforcement and intelligence agencies; these may include data contributed by, but not be limited to, ICE, CBP, NCTC, FBI, NDIC, DEA, DIA, NSA, and open source materials.
- Offers suggestions for improvements in social network analysis, potential data sources, and project workflow/organization, as needed.
- Employs advanced computer tools, applications, and tradecraft to understand relationships (leadership, affiliations, aliases, etc.), temporal and spatial interdependencies, and conceptual scenarios which yield draft and finished social network analyses.
- Works on projects addressing a broad range of global supply chain activities such as terrorism, counterdrug, narcoterrorism, counterintelligence, and operations which threaten the security of designated programs, organizations, and systems.
- Analysis may focus on specific target threat countries or events, but may also include non-state actors and insurgent/terrorist individuals or groups.
- Products (documents, presentations) include a coherent and usable assembly of facts, inferences, charts, and findings which highlight the social network aspects of supply chain events, fraud detection, deception/denial, illegal activities, regulatory infractions, and similar project-specific needs.
- Conducts all-source analytic production on sources and products of information available from public, private, and U.S. and foreign Government open source materials within established security protocols.
- Analyzes foreign and domestic-based publicly available information to identify trends, patterns, and relationships that provide unique insights to address defense intelligence requirements.
- Current DoD TS/SCI Security Clearance with ability to obtain CI polygraph.
– Demonstrates comprehensive mission knowledge and skills that affirms completion of all developmental training and experiences for the labor category.
– Demonstrates ability to communicate understanding from information that may be incomplete, indirect, highly complex, seemingly unrelated, and/or technically advanced. Demonstrates ability to structure analysis based on trends in reporting and a range of analytic perspectives from other analysts, organizations, and intelligence disciplines.
– Demonstrates ability to work independently with minimal oversight and direction.
– Demonstrates ability to collaborate and work with other IC members on information sharing, driving collection, and addressing analytic disputes and conflict resolution.
– Demonstrates ability to develop concise, insightful, and comprehensive products for defense intelligence.
– Demonstrates ability to lead teams in researching multifaceted or criticalproblems. Provides guidance in selecting, designing, and applying analytic methodologies. Uses argument evaluation and validated analytic methodologies to challenge differing perspectives.
Desired Experience: Minimum 8 years of experience related to the specific labor category with at least a portion of the experience within the last 2 years.
Required Experience: 7 years demonstrated experience in an intelligence discipline working in the DoD or IC within the last 2 years.
Intermediate Experience using Microsoft SharePoint 2013+
Desired Education: Bachelors degree in an area related to the labor category from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Required Education: Associates degree with 7 years experience in an intelligence discipline
High School Diploma with 9 years experience in an intelligence discipline