Targeting Analyst and Instructor, Senior

The Challenge:

Critical decisions are made every single day in the military. What if you could use your analytical skills to help them make informed decisions? With all the information available today, it takes a skilled analyst to know how to find and interpret the best data to give their clients the right answers. As a Targeting Analyst and Instructor, you use your specialized technical experience and your attention to detail to develop training to support your client’s essential mission. If you have strong analytical skills and a problem-solving mindset, we have an opportunity to use those skills to support our warfighters.

As a Targeting Analyst and Instructor, you will apply a broad understanding and leverages all sources of information, which includes INTs, open-source material, law enforcement data, and other government data and information, on a specific topic or target. Use structured methodologies and techniques appropriate to the topic and applies specialized subject matter expertise to guide efforts. Develop products tailored to customers who range from tactical to strategic levels, including actionable leads, complex written products, and formal or informal briefings. Drafts recommendations and maintains proficiency in the latest tradecraft. Provide work leadership for lower-level employees.

You will also support your client by conducting targeting and target analysis instruction in support of theater requirements and in accordance with established course curriculum and outlines. Provide intermediate-level targeting analysis training to junior and mid-level analysts supporting target development. Conduct training on government sites, using government-provided courseware, and deliver instruction to students that effectively addresses the principles that support the weaponeering process. You'll demonstrate an understanding of how to properly navigate the Joint Munitions Effectiveness Manual (JMEM) Air-to-Surface Weaponeering Guide and JMEM Weaponeering System (JWS) tools. You'll provide training in intermediate and advanced target development using government-provided courses. Describe, demonstrate, and reinforce probabilities for weaponeering results, how weaponeering estimates support targeting, and explain the process for producing weaponeering estimates. You'll demonstrate Collateral Damage Estimation (CDE) expertise and apply the policies and guidance within the INDOPACOM AOR. You'll conduct training using government provided CDE courseware and provide expertise to junior and mid-level CDE analysts. You’ll share your expertise with other analysts 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 warfighters. 

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 10+ years of experience working in a professional environment

  • 5+ years of experience with targeting analysis, including Target System Analysis, Intermediate Target Development, Advance Target Development, and Combat Assessment

  • 4+ years of experience with CDE

  • 4+ years of experience with targeting and target analysis processes and tools, including JTCG/ME, JMEM JWS tools, and the JMEM Air-to-Surface Weaponeering Guide

  • 4+ years of experience with Digital Imagery Exploitation Engine (DIEE)

  • 4+ years of experience with methods and techniques of instruction

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • Associate’s degree

Nice If You Have:

  • 4+ years of experience with targeting and intelligence operations within the INDOPACOM and Intelligence Community

  • 4+ years of experience as a joint or service-level targeting trainer or instructor

  • 2+ years of experience with targeting in the INDOPACOM AOR

  • 2+ years of experience with TCM

  • 2+ years of experience with SOCET GXP and RemoteView

  • 2+ years of experience with UTAS/IMEA

  • Bachelor’s degree and 8+ years of experience working in a professional environment, or Master’s degree and 6+ years of experience working in a professional environment

  • Joint or Service-level Instructor Certification or Joint, Service-level, or Commercial Instructional Systems Design (ISD) Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI 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


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $73,000.00 to $166,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

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