CACI International Irregular Warfare Analyst in Reston, Virginia

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

As a CACI-WGI (The Wexford Group International) Irregular Warfare Analyst, you will serve in both a deployed and reach back role, conducting irregular warfare analysis on threat networks that employ or facilitate the use of improvised threats such as Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs). You will support SOF and conventional units in comprehending how irregular warfare threats are organized, manned, equipped, and sustained and provide intelligence support to policy makers, planners, and operational forces engaging these threats.

More About the Role:

While deployed, you will embed with warfighters to assist operational and tactical commanders, their staffs and subordinate units and apply irregular warfare analysis to enhance their effectiveness against threat networks. You will apply irregular warfare analytic expertise and make recommendations for future products, anticipate customer intelligence needs, and explore anomalies, new developments, and trends that could impact or threaten US operational capabilities or intelligence requirements. Most deployments are 180 days in length.

While providing reach back support, you will directly support embedded teammates; answer requests for support from other tactical units; and work closely with a wide variety of units, institutions, and partners. You will assist with pre-deployment training/preparation, conduct professional development within the CACI-WGI Irregular Warfare Analysis Team, and mentor new members of the team to ensure they are ready to deploy and succeed.

Among the topics you will analyze are insurgent political and military organization, military capabilities, and combat tactics, techniques, and procedures as well as recruitment, training, sustainment, population influence and control methodologies, material procurement, development, and proliferation, transregional logistics and financing.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Current Top Secret/Specialized Compartmented Information Security Clearance.

  • Minimum three years of experience providing intelligence support to Special Operations Forces (SOF).

  • Minimum one-year experience in forward deployed locations supporting tactical operations.

  • Minimum two years of experience conducting analysis of irregular warfare problem sets to highlight insurgent or threat network organization, key nodes, and vulnerabilities.

  • You must possess the ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing.

  • You will be able 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 six-month deployments to OCONUS locations.

  • Willing to work rotating shifts if needed.

  • Bachelor’s degree and three years of experience, or associates degree and seven years of experience, or nine years of relevant work experience. We will also consider five years of directly relevant work experience.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • More than three years of experience conducting irregular warfare network analysis in support of attack the network operations.

  • Former 18F (Special Forces Intelligence Sergeant), 18Z (Special Forces Senior Sergeant), or 180A (Special Forces Warrant Officer).

  • Formal training or more than three years of practical experience utilizing the CALEB or Irregular Warfare Analysis methodology.

  • Expert understanding of network analysis tools such as Analyst Notebook and Palantir.

  • Expert understanding of tools such as M3, Lucky, HOT-R, JIDO ANTS, TAC, NCTC Online, TIDE, DataXplorer, PROTON, TargetCOP, BHTK.

  • Expert understanding of Intel targeting tools such as the Skope toolset or the Voltron toolset.

  • Practical understanding of geospatial Intel tools such as ArcGIS and Google Earth.

  • Must be able to work independently with some government oversight and function effectively as part of a team in a joint working environment

  • Be deployable to the required theater of operations, usually conducting periodic travel within CONUS and six-month deployments to OCONUS locations.

What We Can Offer You:

  • CACI-WGI (The Wexford Group International) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CACI with a reputation for uncompromising standards of quality in its people and its performance. Joining the CACI-WGI team is a mark of excellence for those employees who complete our rigorous Recruiting, Assessment, and Selection (RAS) process.

  • CACI-WGI’s mission places its personnel against the government’s most critical emerging challenges. Work with us and you’ll be working with a team making a difference across the globe.

  • CACI-WGI offers competitive benefits as well as numerous learning and development opportunities.

Job Location

US-Reston-VA-VIRGINIA SUBURBAN

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.