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Language Enabled Open Source Analyst - Chinese (Mandarin) or Russian

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.
Reston, VA 20190


HII- Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. (HII-MDIS) is seeking aLanguage Enabled Open Source Analyst - Chinese (Mandarin) or Russian.


Language Enabled Open Source Analyst who is a graduated of the DoD Defense Language Institute (minimum level 2+/2+) or similar language program shall use either Chinese or Russian language proficiency and cultural expertise, area knowledge, advanced computer use and web research expertise to provide near real-time tactical Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) from social media information and social media analysis in support of current military operations or in support of agencies as requested.

HII Mission Driven Innovative Solutions (MDIS) is a business group within Technical Solutions; a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) that delivers professional services to a wide variety of government and commercial customers worldwide. HII MDIS has over 2100 employees worldwide who deliver critical services to our DoD, IC and Federal/Civilian customers across five service portfolios: IT and Software Applications; Modeling, Simulation and Training; Mission Engineering and Operations Support; Intelligence and Cyberspace Operations; and Logistics and Lifecycle Management.


+ Identify current and emerging threats and trends by analyzing open sources of information to include: news, radio, social media, and other forms of open source material

+ Transform data and information into intelligence products, reports and analysis providing the "so what" for consumers

+ Large scale media analysis and in-depth comprehensive research and assessment of specific targets

+ Analyze open source information and social media including foreign social media sites for target specific information

+ Research the presence of key personalities operating within a given Area of Interest

+ Lead efforts to produce open source intelligence in response to priority intelligence requirements

+ Identify and track key threat websites

+ Use information gleaned from open sources of information to synthesize and organize information recovered to provide the customer, Interagency and other mission partners with high-impact, actionable intelligence

+ Evaluate and assess information value, translate government-selected text, audio and video materials from the media and integrate information with all source analysis and network databases

+ Translation services in support of counter threat network operations

+ Provide written reports, briefings and presentations of findings as required

+ Other duties may be assigned, as necessary.


Required -

+ Experience as an Open Source Analyst in direct support of DoD or an intelligence agency producing threat intelligence and written analysis, reports and products

+ Must be able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of the intelligence cycle and architecture to include: planning, collection, research, analysis and production in addition to the language requirement

+ Graduate of the Defense Language Institute or similar language capability; native language skills may be considered if all other requirements are met

+ Must possess excellent written and oral communications in English and Chinese (Mandarin) or Russian

+ Must have knowledge and experience using MA computer systems and research tools

+ 9-13 Years with Bachelors or 7-11 Years with Masters or 4-8 Year with Phd or JD

+ Clearance: Must have active TS/SCI clearance.

Preferred -

+ Master's degree

+ Demonstrated language expertise in support of NSA

+ 5-10 years' experiene work as an Open Source Analyst in support of DoD or an intelligence agency

+ Experience examining publicly available information using Tier I/II MA research tools

+ Ability to read/understand additional Chinese language dialects

+ Advanced computer skills including coding and/or programming


+ Must have active TS/SCI clearance.

+ All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

Physical Demands -The physical demands described here are representative of those that may need to be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.

HII-MDIS is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability


Job LocationsUS-VA-Reston

Clearance RequiredTop Secret / SCI

Job ID2020-2268

# of Openings1


TypeFull Time

Posted: 2020-02-10 Expires: 2020-03-11

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Language Enabled Open Source Analyst - Chinese (Mandarin) or Russian

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.
Reston, VA 20190

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