CACI International Targeter 3 in Mclean, Virginia

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

The CACI, Inc. National Services Business Group opportunities for motivated Targeters in support of Intelligence Community requirements are integral to the planning and implementation of foreign intelligence collection, counterintelligence, and other sensitive operational activity. They combine specialized training, advanced analytical skills, the most sophisticated analytical tools available, with an in-depth knowledge and experience in operational tradecraft to identify new opportunities for engagement and to enhance ongoing operations.

These roles are primarily based at customer facilities throughout the National Capital Region. This effort offers the opportunity to work with a team of seasoned professionals who provide management, mentorship operational expertise within their area of specialty.

LANGUAGE - A substantial language premium is available for those with demonstrated, tested and verifiable proficiency and expertise using the Inter-Agency Language Roundtable (ILR) standards in required languages.

More About the Role:

Targeter positions include initiative, creativity, integrity, technical excellence, and strong interpersonal and communication skills. Ideal candidates are inquisitive, investigative and action-oriented self-starters with the ability to work independently and in a group.

As a Targeter, you will be a pivotal member of a mission that pioneers solutions that enables intelligence collection against our nation's highest priority threats in a global environment that is often hostile, fast-paced, and technologically savvy.

CACI is looking for high-energy, determined, focused and intellectually curious individuals who thrive on tackling the most difficult all-source analytic efforts in support of cutting-edge operations using specialized, state-of-the-art tools and technologies.

Problem solving, attention to detail and complex problem solving and satisfaction in overcoming obstacles are the rewards of mission success.

This work is increasingly complex and highly dynamic. It affords the successful candidate considerable opportunity to address high-profile intelligence issues and apply the full-range of analytic tradecraft to sophisticated, challenging worldwide missions. Must be able to shift focus quickly, work on multiple tasks concurrently, and excel in high-pressure/high-impact situations, all while adapting and learning to apply the latest technologies.

Targeters identify the people, relationships, and organizations having access to the information needed to address the most critical US foreign intelligence requirements and find opportunities to disrupt terrorist attacks, weapons of mass destruction, illegal arms trade, drug networks, cyber and counterintelligence threats.

Positions involve research, critical thinking skills, as well as writing, and briefing both current and longer-term intelligence studies to senior officials and to steer intelligence operations and exploit key data. Key to this work is being able to identify and assess the right entities and the right vulnerabilities and technology trends to enable new collection operations that answer critical intelligence issues.

This endeavor requires strong analytic, research and investigative skills combined with ops sense and personal initiative and some technical expertise or aptitude.

Opportunities exist for further professional development, to include inter-agency and task force assignments, as well as, the potential for stateside and overseas travel. Knowledge of advanced technologies including next generation telecommunications systems and capabilities as well as analytical tools and methodologies.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

Minimum required Bachelors OR 5 years of operational experience & 7+ years of verifiable experience within the specific field of expertise appropriate to the level applying

Cables & DB

Demonstrated with IC or other US Government agencies within the area of expertise

Applicants must also possess strong written and oral English communications skills.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

Customer tradecraft certification

Foreign post x1

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.



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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.