Counterintelligence Specialist, Senior

The Challenge:

Critical decisions are made every single day the corporate environment. What if you could use your analytical skills to help our leaders make informed decisions? With all the information available today, it takes a skilled, functional skill expert to know how to find and interpret the best data to give leadership the right answers. As a Counterintelligence (CI) Specialist, you will use your specialized experience and your attention to detail to review and analyze reporting and case files related to CI investigations and produce comprehensive risk assessments to give leadership the actionable intelligence and context they need. If you have strong analytical skills and a problem-solving mindset, we have an opportunity to use those skills to support Booz Allen’s corporate risk mitigation decisions.

As a CI Specialist on our team, you’ll serve as a subject matter expert, researching emerging cyber-related methodologies, tradecraft, tools, and procedures utilized by foreign intelligence entities and adversarial non-state actors with a focus on corporate risk mitigation to help leadership understand threats and vulnerabilities. Using your comprehensive understanding of CI and knowledge of DoD, Intelligence and Law Enforcement community resources, you will aid in identifying, obtaining, and analyzing relevant information to support cyber-related CI efforts working in close collaboration with partners in Information Services and other teams. You will also support the detection, response, mitigations and reporting of cyber-related threats affecting client networks, with a customer-service mindset, while working in a fast-paced environment with little supervision, maintaining attention to a high-level of detail to ensure transparent communication and task completion. As the authority on CI, your leadership will look to you for time critical recommendations, often under pressure. This is a chance to grow your expertise and broaden your skillset into areas such as insider risk and cyber-related threat mitigation. You’ll share your expertise with others through leadership and mentoring. We focus on growing as a team to deliver the best support to our customers, so you’ll have resources to learn new skills and tools. Join us as we provide the right information at the right time to support the critical needs of our leadership.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience with counterintelligence investigations, analysis, or operations

  • 5+ years of experience with cyber counterintelligence analysis, collections, investigations, or operations

  • 5+ years of experience with conducting briefings, presentations and liaison activities with IC, DoD, and cleared academia

  • Experience as a liaison with government and industry cyber threat analysis entities and participation in Cyber Threat Working Groups

  • Knowledge of the CI threat landscape and how they pertain to vulnerabilities, response and mitigation strategies used in cybersecurity programs

  • Ability to multitask and make decisions based on various contextual data sets

  • Top Secret clearance

  • BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with conducting investigations, operations, or analysis to support Supply Chain Risk Management

  • Experience with conducting research in emerging cyber-related methodologies, tradecraft, tools, and procedures used by foreign intelligence entities


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

Build Your Career:

At Booz Allen, we know the power of analytics and intelligence. When you join Booz Allen, we’ll help you develop the career you want.

Challenging projects – Whether training analysts on military equipment through VR technology; developing a simulation capability to allow teams to rehearse missions together; or integrating RFID tags into mobile devices to enable data access within a geo parameter, you’ll get to solve some of the world’s toughest problems

Meaningful work – Use your skills to empower change. Your work will keep citizens and warfighters safe and well both at home and abroad

State-of-the-art technology – Broaden your intelligence capabilities with digital forensics, telematics, precision navigation, secure mobile operations, and advanced analytics

New skills – In-house experts and partnerships with tech leaders, like Nvidia and Splunk, mean you can get practical experience with advanced GPU technologies, cyber security, and data science

Room to grow – You’ll be inspired to grow your career while making your ideas a reality thanks to new opportunities across the U.S. and abroad, encouraging mentors, and collaborative colleagues

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.

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