Firebird AST is seeking for immediate hire, Counter-Unmanned Aerial Systems (CUAS) Intelligence Analysts to provide embedded and reach back support to Improvised Threat and C-UAS efforts and operations executed by committed war fighting units and foreign partners. Responsibilities include providing specialized multi-intelligence analysis, fusion and vulnerability assessments to understand and mitigate the threat posed by UAS to deployed US Forces, Partner nations, and critical infrastructure. Provide multi-intelligence analysis and assessments that integrates existing national-level products and databases to define patterns of threat and UAS network activity and narrow the search space to conduct counter-threat and C-UAS operations. As required, interact directly with the supported Combatant Commands, deployed intelligence consumers, foreign partners, and the Community of Interest during the development of intelligence products to meet Command, unit and subordinate element intelligence requests for information and inform a variety of activities to protect critical infrastructure. As required, plan, develop, and deliver tailored intelligence capabilities and tools training to supported intelligence consumers and partners and participate in the development and fielding of tactics, tools and techniques that enhance the organizations ability to effectively mitigate the UAS threat.
More About the Role:
While deployed, the CUAS Intelligence Analyst will embed with the supported CCMD, deployed warfighters, and partner nations to assist operational and tactical commanders, The AOC, their staffs and subordinate units with fusing operations and intelligence information to enhance their effectiveness against UAS threats and associated threat networks. Identify and analyze problems, and generate recommended solutions based upon experience working with elements of the DOD, interagency and international partners. Deployments are 90 days in length to Ramstein, GE with 9 months providing reach back support.
While providing reach back support, the CUAS Intelligence Analyst will directly support embedded teammates; answer requests for support from other CCMDs and tactical units; and work closely with a wide variety of units, institutions, and partners. Assist with pre-deployment training/preparation.
The CUAS Intelligence Analyst will work closely with other members of the team to identify capabilities and vulnerabilities of targeted enemy organizations; identify trends, patterns, and key nodes; and highlight their relationships to the targeted enemy networks.
Current Top Secret/Specialized Compartmented Information Security Clearance.
1+ year of deployed Intelligence analysis experience within the EUCOM or CENTCOM AOR.
Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing.
Ability to provide daily feedback to the team lead on product development.
Be deployable to the required theater of operations, usually conducting periodic travel within CONUS and three-to-four month deployments and TDY to OCONUS locations.
Willing to work rotating shifts if needed - that may include nights and weekends.
Bachelor's degree and more than three years of experience, or an associate's degree and five years of experience, or seven years of relevant work experience. We will also consider candidates with four years of directly relevant experience.
More than three years of experience conducting network analysis in support of C-UAS, attack the network or CT operations - including counter-facilitation.
More than three years of experience providing some combination of C-UAS, C-IED or Asymmetric threat intelligence analysis support.
More than ten years of military experience, and/or a combination of military and IC Agency experience, including recent combat deployments, and be well-versed in all areas of military intelligence.
Expert understanding of network analysis tools such as Analyst Notebook and Palantir.
Expert understanding of advanced tools to include the use of Voltron, MIST and other related intelligence tool suites
Expert understanding of Intel-related databases such as M3, TAC, NCTC Online, TIDE, ICReach Cultweave, PROTON, and related SIGINT Databases.
Practical understanding of geospatial Intel tools such as ArcGIS and Google Earth.
Practical understanding of analysis of unstructured, complex, Big Data sets
Must be able to work independently with some government oversight and function effectively as part of a team in a joint working environment.
About Firebird AST:
Firebird AST is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) based in Northern Virginia and a market-recognized leader within the IC, Department of Defense, Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, IT communities, and the Private Sector. We maintain a corporate culture deeply rooted in the US Military core values that gave us our start - honor, integrity, commitment, and selfless service. For this reason, our customers' needs and missions always comes first. We seek hard working, highly experienced, extremely motivated, professionally proven subject matter experts, trainers, leaders, innovators and technical experts to serve on our team. Firebird AST has a firm understanding that our employees are our greatest asset and that, accordingly, they are to be provided the greatest level of respect and care possible. As a small company, this is far easier to achieve. We also highly encourage and generously reward our employees for their efforts in helping to further build and grow Firebird AST.
Firebird AST is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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