Intelligence Specialist

Department of Defense Aurora, CO
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

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This is a GG-13 position in the Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS). The GG-13 duties for the "Professional" work category are at the "Senior" work level and are equivalent to those at the GS-13 level. The selectee's salary will be set within the grade equivalent to a GS/GG grade based on the selectee's qualifications in relation to the job.

THIS POSITION IS OPEN TO AF DCIPS EMPLOYEES ONLY

This is a four-year rotational assignment, located at NSA/CSS Colorado. One year extensions may be requested.

The primary purpose of this position is to serve as the NASIC ACO SIGINT CRM and strategist embedded with NSA/CSS Colorado.

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Responsibilities

* Ensures NASIC SIGINT needs are effectively represented with the collection prioritization and execution components at NSA-C

* Facilitate communication between NASIC analysts and collectors to support all-source requirements and priorities.

* Provides SIGINT technical expertise and end-to-end collection support for NASIC Intelligence.

* Represents NASIC SIGINT collection and reporting within NSA-C meetings and processes to facilitate required data collection.

* Serves as an integral team member to advocate for NASIC intelligence needs and integrate NASIC priorities into collection tasking methodologies.

* Support national-level working groups and committees.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

13

* Job family (Series)

0132 Intelligence

* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

* U.S. Citizenship Required

* All new DCIPS employees are required to complete a two-year DCIPS trial period.

* Incumbent must obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance

* PCS expenses will not be paid

* This posn is subject to provisions of the DoD Priority Placement Program

* Must be registered for Selective Service, see Legal and Regulatory Guide

* Incumbent is subject to initial and periodic drug testing

* Employee may be required to work other than normal duty hours, to include evenings, weekends and/or holidays

* Disclosure of Political Appointments

Qualifications

In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:

Applicants must possess quality level experience which demonstrates the possession of the knowledge, skills, abilities and competencies necessary for successful job performance required for this position. Quality experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular competencies/knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position and is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled. Examples of creditable experience include: Knowledge of the principles concepts and technique of collection management, SIGINT collection principles and methodologies. Knowledge of the mission, policy, programs, goals of the National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC) and its relationship with AF, Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), DoD, HAF/A2, 25th AF, the intelligence community (IC) and its customer elements. Knowledge of wide range of concepts, principles, and policies in the technical intelligence process, requirements formulation, along with collection techniques, exploitation capabilities and knowledge of the organizational capabilities of the various elements of NASIC. Creditable experience may include previous military experience, experience gained in the private sector, or experience gained in another government agency.

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To view qualifying educational requirements and/or combination of education and specialized experience click on the following link:

https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0100/intelligence-series-0132/

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas:

1. Knowledge of the principles concepts and technique of collection management, SIGINT collection principles and methodologies.

2. Knowledge of the mission, policy, programs, goals of the National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC) and its relationship with AF, Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), DoD, HAF/A2, 25th AF, the intelligence community (IC) and its customer elements.

3. Knowledge of wide range of concepts, principles, and policies in the technical intelligence process, requirements formulation, along with collection techniques, exploitation capabilities and knowledge of the organizational capabilities of the various elements of NASIC.

4. Knowledge of advance dissemination principles, concepts, and methods to disburse complex information and situations attained from multiple sources to advocate and articulate Center positions to National Agencies.

5. Knowledge of the national intelligence community, Joint Command, DoD structure, organizations, and mission/functions, inter-relationship and operations.

6. Skill in conducting unbiased complex research, identifying appropriate available systems/data sources, and producing collection requirements that answer specific intelligence needs to link and leverage agency capabilities.

7. Skill in communicating effectively with others, both orally and in writing, in working out solutions to problems and questions, writing clear and concise IT products, and delivering written and verbal presentations to senior level audiences.

ARE YOU USING YOUR EDUCATION TO QUALIFY? You MUST provide transcripts to support your educational claims. Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional U.S. education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying.

Education

ARE YOU USING YOUR EDUCATION TO QUALIFY? You MUST provide transcripts to support your educational claims. Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional U.S. education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying.