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    Within the Directorate of Analysis (DA), incomplete and sometimes contradictory information is transformed into unique insights that inform US policy decisions. The DA helps provide timely, accurate and objective all-source intelligence analysis on national security and foreign policy issues to senior policymakers in the US Government. Learn more about the Directorate of Analysis at https://www.cia.gov/offices-of-cia/intelligence-analysis/

    As a Science, Technology, and Weapons (STW) Analyst for the CIA, you will apply your scientific and technical expertise to analyze foreign weapons development, weapons proliferation, cyber warfare, and emerging technologies. You will work closely with regional specialists, military analysts, collection officers, and other Intelligence Community professionals to provide accurate, all-source estimates of foreign intentions and capabilities to senior decision makers.

    You will draw upon your technical expertise to evaluate the threat that a weapon or technology might present to US interests. You will communicate your findings to policy and operational decision makers via a broad range of written intelligence products and verbal presentations. You will need to use your technical expertise, initiative, creativity, critical thinking, and strong communication and interpersonal skills on a daily basis to solve complex intelligence problems and drive intelligence collection efforts.

    Opportunities exist for foreign and domestic travel, language training, analytic and management training and assignments to other offices in the Agency and throughout the US Government. Agency analysts are encouraged to maintain and broaden professional ties through academic study, contacts, and attendance at professional meetings. You may also choose to pursue additional studies in fields relevant to your areas of responsibility.

    For further information and to apply, please visit: https://www.cia.gov/careers/opportunities/analytical/science-technology-and-weapons-analyst.html

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    Responsibilities

    KEY REQUIREMENTS

    • US citizenship required (dual national US citizens are eligible).
    • All positions require relocation to the Washington, DC metropolitan area.
    • All applicants must successfully complete a thorough medical and psychological exam, a polygraph interview, and a comprehensive background investigation.
    • All applicants must generally not have used illegal drugs within the last twelve months. The issue of illegal drug use prior to twelve months ago is carefully evaluated during the medical and security processing.
    For further information and to apply, please visit: https://www.cia.gov/careers/opportunities/analytical/science-technology-and-weapons-analyst.html

    MAJOR DUTIES

    For further information and to apply, please visit: https://www.cia.gov/careers/opportunities/analytical/science-technology-and-weapons-analyst.html

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Opportunities exist for foreign and domestic travel.

    Supervisory status

    No

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/494075900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.