Imagery Analyst (Junior) CASS
Analysis | Charlottesville, VA | Full Time
Calhoun International is a Professional Services company providing innovative solutions to our clients. Our expertise ranges from strategic intelligence analysis, expert instruction on intelligence analysis and sensors, cyberspace operations, information systems training, and knowledge management services among others. Calhoun International is located in Tampa, FL with employees in Florida, Virginia, Maryland, Washington, D.C. and overseas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.
Research and produce Imagery Intelligence (IMINT) reports and post them to the GEOINT Enterprise TPED System (GETS) by interpreting imagery, visible, infrared, and radar data as well as full motion video for the identification of foreign conventional ground mobile Electronic Warfare order of battle for one country in the US European Command Area of Responsibility. Research, prepare, coordinate Quality Control of draft reports, and publish these reports in GETS on at least a Quarterly basis. Submit collection requirements to improve imagery collection of specified targets. Use GETS products to prepare and deliver briefings to analytic counterparts and intelligence forums on the topic. Coordinate with both National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency analysts and Defense Intelligence Agency analysts to ensure that imagery and order of battle reports are disseminated, as well as to improve intelligence community collaboration on the target.
- BA/BS degree in related field and 5 years of experience as an Imagery Analyst on US Army or DoD programs and projects that provide expert intelligence analysis services with at least a portion of the experience within the last two years
- 10 years of experience as a Imagery Analyst on US Army or DoD programs and projects that provide expert intelligence analysis services
- 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 critical problems. Provides guidance in selecting, designing, and applying analytic methodologies. Uses argument evaluation and validated analytic methodologies to challenge differing perspectives.
- Demonstrates working knowledge of the concepts involved in the specific functions outlined in the specified labor category description.
- Knowledgeable of and demonstrates ability to apply Intelligence Community (IC) and DoD classification guidelines and procedures.
- Demonstrates ability to work semi-independently with oversight and direction.
- Demonstrates ability to use logic when evaluating and synthesizing multiple sources of information. Demonstrates understanding of interpreting analysis to include, but not limited to, its meaning, importance, and implications.
- Demonstrates ability to defend analytic judgements with sound, logical conclusions and adapt analytic judgments when presented with new information, evolving conditions, or unexpected developments.
- Demonstrates ability to produce timely, logical, and concise analytic reports, documents, assessments, studies, and briefing materials in formats including Microsoft Office tools (e.g. Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.), electronic / soft copy matrices and / or web-enabled formats.
- Demonstrates ability to communicate complex issues clearly in a concise and organized manner both verbally and non-verbally; with strong grammar skills.
- Demonstrates proficiency using Microsoft Office tools.
- Demonstrates ability to develop structured research including, but not limited to, obtaining, evaluating, organizing, and maintaining information within security and data protocols.
- Demonstrates ability to recognize nuances and resolve contradictions and inconsistencies in information.
- Demonstrates working knowledge using complex analytic methodologies, such as structured analytic techniques or alternative approaches, to examine biases, assumptions, and theories to eliminate uncertainty, strengthen analytic arguments, and mitigate surprise. Structured analytic techniques include, but not limited to, Analysis of Competing Hypotheses, Devil’s Advocacy, High-Impact / LowImpact Analysis, Red Team Analysis and Alternative Futures Analysis.
- Demonstrates understanding of intelligence collection capabilities and limitations, to include but not limited to, technical sensors / platforms and human intelligence sources related to the labor category.
- Demonstrates understanding of evaluating collected intelligence reporting, engaging with collection managers, and developing collection requirements.
• Demonstrated experience with the application of quantitative and qualitative analytic methods • Detailed knowledge of NGIC, Army, DIA, NSA, CIA, and/or interagency operations
• Understanding of DoD Intelligence processes, activities, standards, and available analytic tools with general understanding of CASS operations
• Knowledge of and experience with Conventional and Irregular Warfare concepts and operations
- Current Top Secret / SCI
- CI Poly Preferred