Counterintelligence Subject Matter Expert

Key Role:

Provide daily expertise in counterintelligence (CI) oversight to support client operations. Participate in weekly and monthly panels to review and grant operational approvals. Conduct complete assessments of ongoing operations to identify CI issues and security vulnerabilities to enhance the integrity of client operations. Mentor junior teammates in vetting and validation tools and approvals. Provide guidance to client establishments abroad in support of operations. Find solutions to difficult operational CI issues.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with CI functional areas, vetting technologies and capabilities, analytic tools, and communications processes

-Experience with client software, tools, and databases

-Experience with overseeing or conducting offensive and defensive operations

-Knowledge of the CI concepts, principles, and practices necessary to plan and provide a range of CI support to operations, platforms, and research

-Ability to analyze operations, recognize vulnerabilities and threats, and provide solutions to enhance the security of a case or program

-Ability to convey possible and appropriate vetting options to improve operational security

-Ability to be due diligent and a team player

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BA or BS degree and 8+ years of experience with the intelligence community (IC) and supporting client CI operations

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with organizing and presenting information

-Experience with operating abroad as part of an operational team

-Knowledge of a foreign language at the functional level

-Ability to conduct research securely via social media and other open source platforms

-Ability to show a proven record of accomplishing tasks under limited supervision and work either independently or as a member of a team

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent organizational and time management skills

-BA or BS degree in International Studies, Economic Policy, International Security, Sociology, Psychology, Linguistics, Library Sciences, General Humanities, or History


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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