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Operations Officer, Senior in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/21/2019

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  • Location:
    McLean, VA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Job Number: R0026280

Operations Officer, Senior

Key Role:

Provide daily support to clandestine operations by assisting with the planning and execution of complex HUMINT operations. Provide guidance to client establishments abroad in support of operations. Find proactive solutions to difficult and complex operational issues. Conduct all aspects of the position with counterintelligence (CI) and operational security at the forefront and prepare CI assessments of cases and operational environments. Perform as a team player and work independently with minimal daily direction. Establish and build excellent personal relationships, use sound judgment, display unreproachable integrity, and multi-task while managing competing priorities.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with overseeing and conducting clandestine operations, especially in foreign countries

-Knowledge of CI concepts, principles, and practices necessary to plan and support a wide range of operations, analyze operations, recognize vulnerabilities and threats, and provide solutions to enhance the security of a case or program

-Ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently

-Ability to display agility, innovation, flexibility, adaptability, and commitment to the client’s mission, think on your feet, and develop creative yet practical solutions to anticipated and unanticipated problems

-Ability to deal professionally, confidently, and effectively with US government officials at all levels of responsibility, authority, and rank

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BA or BS degree and 8+ years of experience with working in the intelligence community as an operations officer

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with operating abroad and as part of an operational team

-Knowledge of a foreign language

-Possession of excellent organizational and time management skills

-Possession of excellent interpersonal oral and written communication skills


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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