BAE Systems Human Geography Open Source Researcher in Springfield, Virginia

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Active and Current TS/SCI Required.

BAE Systems is seeking a skilled geospatial open source analyst to perform in-depth research and analysis in support of a government customer. At customer direction, the analyst will answer requests for information in a timely manner through provision of both source documentation and summary information. Projects will cover a variety of topics and regions and require use of a combination of classified and open sources, including commercial databases, open and proprietary/commercial geospatial resources, news and social media sources, and client-based applications. Tasks will require working with customers and/or other geospatial open source analysts to develop and execute research plans.

Minimum Education And Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills And Education

Required Skills

  • 7 years' experience in open source research, all source analysis, or similar role.

  • Candidate must be familiar with basic research techniques, database searching, and standard source citations.

  • Demonstrated ability to research, synthesize, and organize detailed findings for presentation to customers in multiple formats including Microsoft PowerPoint/Word, PDF, and KML/Shapefile.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Ability to adhere to strict deadlines and satisfy customer requirements while working under limited supervision.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work.

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Human Geography Open Source Researcher

Springfield, Virginia