MDA Information Systems LLC Socio-Cultural Analyst in Miami, Florida

We are actively searching for qualified candidates for this potential opportunity. We are currently identifying candidates for this future effort.

The Socio-Cultural Analysts to generate analytic and descriptive documents, using various informational inputs, analytical techniques and research methodologies. These documents will be produced in support of general social-cultural information requirements, and will reinforce information processes such as describing the environment within the first step of the Joint Intelligence Preparation of the Operational Environment (JIPOE) process as well as providing direct input to various Joint Planning Teams (JPTs) and other planning efforts. Employee will coordinate and collaborate with COCOM intelligence analysts and others across the Intelligence Community in the production of Theater Analysis Reports (TARs), Theater Intelligence Reports (TIRs), and Theater Intelligence Briefs (TIBs) as well as any other non-standard production required by the Government. Employee will answer requests for information (RFI’s) upon request and in accordance with the COR's guidance.

Deliverables will include specific, often time sensitive topics that normally include the fusion of SIGINT data, tribal/cultural patterns, HUMINT message traffic, imagery, open source, and advanced geospatial technologies. Employee will use research and data mining to assist in building intuitive graphic models and incorporate them into operational assessments. Employee will provide information data layers to the command that will form the baseline effort toward identifying a critical information requirement for engagements and operations.

Employee will also support COCOM exercises conducted in their respective region(s) of expertise on an as-requested basis. This will include but is not limited to: scenario development, socio-cultural awareness training, socio-cultural advice within the exercise, and provide after action report and assessments comments to exercise planners.

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Regional studies is desired and at least an additional year of experience working or living in a country within that region or a developing country with conditions similar to that country.

  • Prior on-the-ground experience in the country or region where the mission will take place is highly desired, but not required.

  • Professional proficiency language skills are preferred to fulfill their duties with minimal reliance on translators.

  • Analytic skills demonstrated in written reports or publications that draw on research they have conducted, to be made available for review upon request.

  • Experience working in teams and communicating their research findings to non-specialists.

  • Language skills desired are Arabic (Levant), Russian (Eastern and/or Central Asian), Turkish, Persian (Farsi), Urdu, Pashto, Kurdish, Malay, Malaysian, Indonesian, Korean, Tagalog, Somali.

  • Listening and reading skills should be professional proficiency 3; some writing may also be required.

  • Must be willing to travel to various AORs (CONUS and OCONUS)

  • Must have an active TS/SCI

Join our company whose purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most.

We are a new organization but no company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. Our heritage companies, MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, and HumanGeo are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems.

We offer an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account, and tuition assistance. Radiant Solutions values diversity in the work place and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

ID: 2018-2065

External Company Name: MDA Information Systems LLC

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