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Intelligence Specialist

Matador Security Company, Inc.
Arlington, VA
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As an Intelligence Specialist with Matador Security Company, Inc. you will be responsible for collecting, analyzing, and disseminating intelligence on emerging security threats, trends, and events which could impact personnel, assets, information, and reputation. Areas of analysis will include, but are not limited to, crime, political, social, cultural, and economic factors.

A successful candidate will have the following attributes

  • Superb and highly refined analytical writing and editing skills

  • Strong critical thinking skills

  • Thorough understanding of the intelligence cycle and analytical tradecraft

  • High levels of integrity and discretion

  • Ability to communicate assessments effectively and concisely

  • Excellent collaborative abilities

  • Strong multi-tasking and time/project management skills

  • Ability to work under severe time constraints with minimal supervision

  • Willingness to both issue and accept challenges to analytical conclusions

  • Proficiency in a variety of social media platforms, as well as a strong familiarity with geospatial tools and news aggregators

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Research, collect, and analyze open-source information to produce actionable security intelligence products for decision makers

  • Populate, exploit, and maintain intelligence/threat databases to proactively identify emerging security threats and/or trends

  • Utilize critical thinking and analytical tools and techniques to develop objective and accurate assessments and forecasts on a variety of security-related topics

  • Provide objective assessments of emerging security threats, trends, and events and effectively discern and convey potential impacts to the business

  • Conduct real-time monitoring of specific events for potential threats or other security disruptions using social media platforms, news aggregators, and other available sources

  • Research, develop, and maintain open-source collection tools and techniques

  • Proactively monitor a variety of open sources (social media, news media, etc.) to maintain general situational awareness and identify potential security issues

  • Respond in a timely manner to requests for intelligence support

  • Assist with investigations as requested

  • Work with fellow analysts and other internal business units to facilitate information sharing and collaboration

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience performing open-source research using the Internet, social media, and other sources

  • 1+ years of experience conducting open-source intelligence collection and analysis for the private sector, law enforcement, or federal government

  • Experience with Analysts Notebook and/or other analytical/case management/investigative tools

  • Experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, OneNote, PowerPoint)

  • Experience using social media monitoring platforms

  • Ability to travel up to 25%

  • Ability to provide an analytical writing sample with application

  • Ability to work in the U.S. without sponsorship now or in the future

  • High School Diploma/GED

What Will Put You Ahead:
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) in intelligence/security studies, international relations, political science, history, regional studies, journalism, or related discipline

  • Experience working in the private sector, particularly with non-profit organizations

  • Physical security, law enforcement, or executive protection experience

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Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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