Target Digital Network Analyst, Level 4 (MD)

Intelligence Analysis Fort Meade, Maryland


Description

VOR Technology is seeking a Target Digital Network Analyst to conduct advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity, to profile targets and their activities, and develop techniques to gain more target information. The Target Digital Network Analyst has an understanding the principles and methods of exploiting foreign communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information.

*All Candidates must have a TS/SCI clearance with a CI Polygraph


The Target Digital Network Analyst will be responsible for:
• Analyzing DNI data for reportable intelligence information and building target profiles
• Maintaining appropriate databases for targeting, tasking, and analysis
• Performing sustained target analysis and enhancement through the use of DNI and DNR analytic techniques
• Analyzing DNI data to identify new access development opportunities for follow-on collection requirements
• Identifying intelligence gaps and evaluating the intelligence gathered in order to either tailor current collection or enable new collection to close the gaps.


REQUIREMENTS:
• Twenty (20) years demonstrated experience at NSA Headquarters, a related NSA field site, or has served in a Joint Duty Assignment in the SIGINT Production Chain to another Agency within the Intelligence Community
• Demonstrated experience in the use of software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development
• Runs complex queries using a variety of different tools.
• Able to provide guidance to others on how to run better queries or use different tools or task selectors
• Reviews scripts/traffic from other streams of collection to look for leads or complimenting data to enhance overall story
• Expert level understanding internet protocols, digital telecommunications technologies, and internet routing and the merging packet and circuit switched networks.
• Performs DNR development to ID other methods of target communications, and works with language analysts to analyze importance of selectors and tie them to targets of interest
• Target development results in discovery of reportable information
• Understands computer network infrastructure enabling discovery of new avenues of target development
• Works with other SIGDEV elements to introduce new tools/avenues of pursuit in an effort to find new collection
• Ability to discover alternate means of communication for complex and operationally sophisticated targets
• Able to develop custom analytics for target discovery and analysis of complex targets
• Interest in mentoring junior analysts