Technical Support Intelligence Team (TIST) Analyst (Intelligence Analyst 5)- 4878 in Reston, VA at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 1/14/2022

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Job Description

HII- Technical Solutions Division is looking for a Technical Support Intelligence Team (TIST) Analyst to work in the Reston, Va area.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • As a Technical Support Intelligence Team (TIST) analyst, you will be a member of a team of analysts providing TIST research and reach back support to Improvised Threats, Emerging Technologies, and WMD efforts and operations executed by committed warfighting units and partners globally.
  • This position serves as TIST subject-matter expert and technical authority where you will analyze and evaluate technical information from a variety of classified and unclassified sources, and provide intelligence assessments drawing on your background to analysts and customer’s to reduce uncertainty in their decision making with a focus on current/near-term events, plans, developments and trends pertaining to WTI, the proliferation of WMD and nuclear/radiological events; issues impacting weapons security; force protection; and force operability and survivability against a broad spectrum of nuclear, biological, chemical and other WMD events.
  • As a TIST subject matter expert, conducts applied research on specific intelligence issues pertaining to emerging and WMD threats to US and allied nations; provides written input to reports and briefings; assists with answering requests for information (RFI); assists in research and analytical data entries related to emerging and WMD; all for dissemination to Agency leadership and its personnel, Combatant Commands and the Intelligence Community (IC).
  • You will interact directly with the client, the Improvised-Threat Community of Interest (CoI), WMD CoI, Emerging Threat CoI, intelligence partners across the IC, and the deployed intelligence consumer during the development of intelligence products to meet intelligence requests for information.
  • Plan, develop, and deliver tailored intelligence capabilities and tools training to support intelligence consumers and partners.
  • Assist in providing quality assurance and quality control over-developed products to ensure they meet client standards and follow Director of National Intelligence (DNI) standards.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 15 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 13 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 10 years relevant experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 19 years relevant experience.
  • Working relationship with National Ground Intelligence Center (NGIC), Defense Intelligence Agency, (DIA), Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Department of State (DOS), DTRA, and/or Service Shareholders/Stakeholders.
  • Previous experience with CBRNE/WMD-related intelligence (to include CP, Nuclear Policy, health/medical, arms control, weapons technology, etc.). • Ability to analyze complex data, conducts research, and acquire facts, and apply good interpersonal skills to resolve intricate problems.
  • One to three years of intelligence analyst experience required.
  • More than five 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.
  • Be willing to deploy to the required theater of operations, usually conducting periodic travel within CONUS and up to three-month deployments to OCONUS locations as required.
  • Strong working knowledge of NSWC IHEODTD, TSD, CEXC, WTI, C-IED, Terrorist Explosive Devices Analytical Center (TEDAC), Special Operations Command (SOCOM), DIA, and Defense Forensic Scientific Center (DFSC) exploitation activities throughout the globe.
  • Understanding of GEOINT analytic tools such as Arc-Pro, Google Earth, and Envi. 
  • Clearance- Must possess and maintain a TS/SCI

Preferred Requirements

  • More than five years of experience providing direct technical intelligence support to network analysis in support of attack the network operations - including counter-facilitation.
  • Master's degree in a related field.
  • More than 15 years of military experience, and/or a combination of military and IC Agency experience, including recent combat deployments.
  • Expert understanding of Intel-related databases and tools such as M3, TAC, NCTC Online, TIDE, ICReach SIGINT database, Cultweave SIGINT database, and other SIGINT databases.
  • Practical understanding of analytic Intel tools such as Analyst Notebook and Palantir.

Physical Requirements

May require working in an office, industrial, shipboard, or laboratory environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances.

Building on a legacy of more than a century of naval shipbuilding, Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries provides mission-critical solutions to a wide variety of government and commercial customers worldwide. Comprising nearly 6,000 professionals in 45 states and 16 countries, our unique national security services portfolio includes unmanned systems, defense and federal solutions, and nuclear and environmental services. For more information, visit

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division supports national security missions around the globe with unmanned systems, nuclear and environmental services, and defense and federal solutions. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally. For more information, visit:

Federal Executive Order 14042 requires that covered contractor employees who work on, or in connection with, covered Federal contracts or at covered contractor workplaces may be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and comply with other requirements. Covered contractor employees also must comply with agency COVID-19 workplace safety requirements while in Federal workplaces. Applicant agrees to comply with said requirements to the extent they apply to the applied-for position.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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