SIGINT Specialist

Fort Meade, Maryland, United States
May 17, 2017
May 25, 2017
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0006157

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

SIGINT Specialist

Key Role:

Perform reviews of current site selection and approval rules, identify risks and conflicts with legal authorities, recommend resolutions, support targeting operations, and respond to and process time-sensitive customer requests for system accounts, data requests, technical assistance, and targeting support. Assess, verify, and validate customer requests and requirements for compliance with National and Partner legal authorities, policies, and mission guidelines, mentor and provide technical support and guidance to customers regarding data request criteria, and assist customers with targeting activities to support both mission and legal compliance requirements. Manage collection resources, dictionaries, and targeting information in support of national intelligence objectives, work with targeting and dataflow personnel and customers to ensure correct data ingest and routing efficiency, and help resolve issues. Document rationale and processes for approving and validating new site selection and targeting rules and provide training on systems and mission processes to customers and fellow team members. Work with system developers, customers, and management to provide feedback and requirements for system upgrades and future releases, help define mission scenarios, and help plan and execute user testing for mission systems. Define processes to improve targeting management and coordinate implementation with key stakeholders and mission systems. Assess previously approved data sharing and collection requests for compliance with legal authorities, develop and document operational processes and process improvements, assist with the development of technical and mission process documentation, and develop and present technical briefings.

Basic Qualifications:

-15 years of experience in signals intelligence activity with at least of those 12 years of experience in the intelligence community, including 8 years of experience with providing technical SIGINT support to a national agency's projects

-8+ years of experience with working in a SIGINT Collection, Reporting, SIGDEV, Collection Management, Dictionary Management, Data Flow Management, or Target Management role

-Experience in working with Targeting, Targeting rules, and related mission systems

-Experience in working with SIGINT data classifications and legal authorities and how these impact legal compliance and oversight activities and responsibilities

-Experience in working with extended IC or foreign partners on mission-related activities

-Experience with developing, defining, and documenting processes and procedures for work products, including Process Definition documents, Standard Operating Procedures, process flow diagrams, Use Cases or User Stories, User Manual, or User Training instructions

-Experience with basic data manipulation features in Microsoft Excel, including writing formulas and developing tables and charts

-Knowledge of SIGINT site assignments

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BA or BS degree in Computer Engineering, CS, EE, Information Systems, or Mathematics required

Additional Qualifications:

-1 year of experience with advanced data manipulation features in Microsoft Excel, including writing complex formulas and macros or VB scripts for data manipulation, developing tables and charts, and defining advanced filters and views and other advanced features

-Experience with Complex Selection tools

-Experience with defining, developing, writing, and tracking user requirements, use cases, or user test plans and scenarios for systems or software

-Experience with developing leadership briefings


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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