Leidos Targeting Officer in McLean, Virginia

Job Description:

Targeting Officer

Description: Leidos is currently seeking an entry level Targeting Officer to support a challenging and rewarding program within the Northern Virginia area. There will also be opportunities to enhance targeting methodology and use quantitative analysis. This position requires a TS/SCI clearance w/polygraph.


  • Must be comfortable briefing senior level managers quickly and thoroughly and be able to react to a highly fluid environment.

  • Must be able to recall details acquired over time and effectively tie those details into an ever continuing storyline.

  • Must be able to read and process intelligence reports from all disciplines (HUMINT, SIGINT and Technical data), as well as follow directions as presented to them in a daily briefing.

  • Must have experience with or familiar with advanced analytic techniques, such as Social Network Analysis

  • Must have recent Palantir experience.

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: A Bachelor's degree and/or equivalent formal military training. Years of experience will be considered in lieu of a degree. 4+ years related experience. Must have a TS/SCI clearance w/polygraph.

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Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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Defense & Intel REQNUMBER: R-00003023

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.