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CENTRA is looking for exceptional candidates for the following positions. We review all incoming applications for these positions for immediate hire as well as keep resumes on file for future surge requirements. CENTRA provides systems engineering and analytical services to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, Massachusetts and Arlington, Virginia. CENTRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.

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2-FIRTA-63-17DOJ Foreign Investment Risk Technical AdvisorWashington DC / DOJ HQTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a DOJ Foreign Investment Risk Technical Advisor.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   The individual holding the position will be member of an analyst team advising the Department of Justice (DOJ) National Security Division (NSD) staff and senior DOJ leadership on risks to DOJ missions arising from foreign investment in U.S. businesses. The analyst will be primarily responsible for providing technical vulnerability, consequence, and risk assessments to support DOJ participation on the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) and the informal interagency working group known as Team Telecom. The analyst will also be responsible for providing technical input to NSD’s evaluation of risk mitigation options and strategies, technical guidance during drafting and negotiation of risk mitigation agreements, and technical assistance/assessment in support of NSD risk mitigation compliance monitoring and enforcement activities, including evaluation of deliverable and on-site technical support during compliance monitoring site visits.  Such site visits may require domestic and international travel for several days, multiple times per year.   Required qualifications: Required Education:
  • One or more Masters or Doctorate degrees in technical/hard science fields (e.g., computer science, engineering, physics, etc.)
  Required Professional Experience/Expertise:
  • Candidates must have experience analyzing the effect of foreign investment on U.S. national security or law enforcement interests, particularly direct experience working on matters involving the CFIUS or Team Telecom.
 
  • • Candidates must also have significant technical expertise and understanding related to one of the following categories and sufficient technical understanding of two or more other areas so as to assist the client in assessing risks arising from foreign investments in businesses in those industries:
o  U.S. government electronic surveillance-related activities, including all Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement (CALEA) matters o  Internet and mobile advertising platforms o  Information technology products o  Software and robotic systems for manufacturing, medical, transportation, and energy industries; o  Cutting edge energy production techniques o  Semiconductors and semiconductor manufacturing technologies o  Biotechnology products/techniques including scanning devices o  Telecommunications engineering products and services, and network engineering products and services o  Solvents and chemicals.   Required General Skills/Aptitudes:
  • Candidates must thoroughly understand complex telecommunications and other relevant technologies, and be able to explain such technologies to a non-technical audience, both verbally and in writing.
  • Candidates should be well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, and critical thinking skills.
  • Candidates should also be comfortable working under tight and immutable deadlines, as the work may require significant direct interaction with the client, intra- and interagency partners, and private sector entities regarding important time-sensitive tasks involving business sensitive and classified information.
  Additional Comments: The position has a standard work schedule, with rare requirements for evening or weekend work.  The primary work location will be DOJ offices in downtown Washington DC, though the position requires attendance at meetings throughout the DC metro area and occasional domestic and international travel to support site visits.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-FIRTA-63-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
10-OAL-3-17OSINT Analyst/LinguistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCIU.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Courage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, is currently looking for OSINT Analysts with language skills to serve as members of a government-contractor team. Qualified OSINT analyst candidates must have a proficiency in one of the following languages:
  • Arabic
  • Farsi
  • French
  • Russian
  • Korean
The OSINT Analyst will perform the following functions for the client:
  • Integrate intelligence data, analyze, and produce open-source intelligence in response to priority intelligence requirements on political, military, economic, social, criminal, and/or counterterrorism issues.
  • Provide linguist and cultural SME support as part of the OSINT data analysis cell
  • Provide analysis of the media articles collected through the OSINT cell from many different sources and types of news media taking into account each source's unique biases.
  • Apply knowledge of history, local customs, and current events in targeting, assessment, and trend analysis processes.
  • Monitor local/regional print media sources, radio, television and satellite transmissions, and provides assessments of intelligence impacts.
  • Conduct internet searches of geographic and topical interest for inclusion in OSINT reports and products.
  • Provide specialized analytical products.
Required qualifications:
  • Master's Degree and at least 4 years of OSINT Intelligence experience; or Bachelors and at least 6 years of experience.
  • DLPT 3+ (or equivalent language certification)
    Desired qualifications:
  • Knowledge of translating documents, conversations and media into English desired.
  • Knowledge of interpreting during meetings, training, and special operations desired.
  • Experience conducting OSINT supporting a tactical to operational unit desired.
  • Experience writing reports and information papers to support OSINT collection desired.
COURAGE Services, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   COURAGE offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-OAL-3-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-DPM-62-17DOMEX Program ManagerWashington DC areaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a DOMEX Program Manager.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:   The individual will orchestrate the team’s efforts, handle contract issues, engage the Government’s technical lead to ensure satisfaction, produce reports, and guide the team to produce all deliverables on time. The PM will also serve as the senior intelligence analyst for this program with responsibilities to develop analytic products.   Desired qualifications:  
  • Education requirements: BS/BA degree with a minimum of 8yrs OR MA with a minimum of 7yrs OR a PhD with a minimum of 5yrs.
  • Must have knowledge of the following: Counterterrorism and Homeland Security intelligence topics; intelligence research and reporting methodologies; IC report writing and tradecraft standards; DHS and IC priority intel requirements; intelligence reporting, requirements evaluation, and reporting systems; EO 12333
  • Experience in drafting IIRs and using HOT-R
  • Experience in program management as a contractor which would include experience in any of the following: contract financial reporting, staff management, managing sub-contractors, directly interfacing with the contracting office/representative
  • Experience editing/reviewing analytic products
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-DPM-62-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-SP-6-17Strategic PlannerFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Strategic Planner.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Seeking a candidate to provide first-class analytical, operational, technical and administrative advice to an Agency’s countering WMD (CWMD) multi-year Strategy development. Tasks include (but are not limited to) the following:  
  • Expert advice and analytical support for strategic planning, performance management and measurement, and organizational assessment efforts for the Agency’s multi-year Strategy.
  • Strategic and operational level analysis of Agency and DoD-wide strategy, futures issues and strategic foresight, policy, doctrine, decisions, trends concepts, and studies.
  • Expert advice and guidance regarding the establishment, management, and execution of a formal risk management framework.
  • Support day-to-day office activities such as organizing and facilitating meetings, and managing information systems/taskers.
  • Analyses of CWMD-related strategies, policies, doctrine, plans, capability gaps, and emerging trends to support decision making related to the current and potential future WMD threat environment.
  • Assistance coordinating and integrating the Agency’s efforts to meet the Agency Director’s vision, goals, and objectives.
  • Review and analyze selected publications to determine congruence with/divergence from existing policy and doctrine and technical accuracy.
  • Co-coordinate, facilitate, and execute strategic and policy interface opportunities involving strategic planning, strategy management and policy integration functions, and budgeting/effective use of Strategy related resources.
  • Provide advice on prioritization of Strategy related programs.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree, strategic planning training/experience, and TS/SCI are all required.
  • Graduate of Kaplan Norton strategic planning methodology course.
  • Desired: Experience with WMD subject matter, military planning/J-5 staff operations (at CCMD and/or Joint Staff levels), military Field Grade Officer professional courses (CGSC, War College, etc.)
  Additional Comments:  Core working hours are 0730-1630, M-F.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-SP-6-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-CRP-5-17CWMD Regional PlannerFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for CWMD Regional Planner.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Seeking a candidate to provide first-class analytical, operational, technical and administrative advice to an Agency’s countering WMD (CWMD) mission in support of regional planning for Geographic Combatant Commands (GCCs). This includes day-to-day support to Area Desk Officers (ADOs) and USG staff supporting Agency and GCC planning, project and program support, regional studies, information, advice, alternative analysis, evaluations and recommendations for GCC CWMD requirements. Duties include the following tasks:
  • Assist in the drafting, updating, and monitoring the implementation of applicable CWMD Regional Support Plans (RSPs), associated country plans, and coordination of these plans across the Agency and GCC.
  • Support the development and execution of Regional Working Groups (RWGs) for assigned ADOs and staff.
  • Assist Combatant Commanders’ development of AOR specific CWMD-related plans.
  • Support exercises and contingencies as required.
  Desired qualifications:
  • AFRICOM, WMD, and military planning knowledge/experience are required.
 
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred. May be offset by 4 or more years of relevant military service/experience/schooling.
  • Desired skills: SOF/SOCOM experience, J5 experience (any GCC), deployments to Africa, African language(s) expertise.
  Additional Comments:  Core working hours are 0730-1630, M-F.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-CRP-5-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-CWMD-4-17CWMD PlannerFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CWMD Planner.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Seeking a mid-level candidate to provide analysis of strategic DoD guidance related to countering weapons of mass destruction (CWMD) and operational planning in support of Combatant Commands (CCMDs) and Special Operations Forces (SOF) missions.  This includes: Required qualifications:
  • Detailed analysis of DoD strategic directives, such as Secretary of Defense Guidance for Employment of the Force (GEF) and CJCS Joint Strategic Capabilities plans to identify specific SOF responsibilities, requirements and tasks related to CWMD.
  • Identify specific capabilities required by CCMDs and Theater Special Operations Command (TSOCs) to support planning to meet theater and global CWMD campaign objectives.
 
  • Creating prioritized frameworks for agency’s Enterprise SOF Support Plan that aligns deployments to CCMDs and agency resources to meet CWMD Campaign goals.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in international affairs or a national security area of concentration. Can be offset by equivalent military service/experience/schooling.
  • 3-5 years of professional/military experience supporting SOF and/or CCMD operational and campaign planning related to CWMD.
  • SOF staff background.
  • Preferred:
    • Experience in a Joint J5 billet.
    • Special Operations Planning Course (SOPC) graduate.
  Additional Comments:   Place of duty is Fort Belvoir, and core working hours are 0730-1630, M-F.  Travel is possible and could be frequent (up to 25% of the time), primarily CONUS but also possibly OCONUS.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-CWMD-4-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                        #LI-EG1                                                                           #CJPost
4-GDA-17-17Wargame AnalystWashington DC / Northern VA - Arlington VA AreaTS/SCI  CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Wargame Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. The successful candidate will:
  • Apply knowledge of wargames, games, simulations, and tabletop exercises to design challenging games and exercises on a wide range of regional and functional topics, including space policy and technology issues, cyber, military issues, regional and security affairs in Asia and elsewhere.
  • Develop game design approaches, develop scenarios, game content and a wide range of other substantive and administrative materials needed for successful execution of a game or tabletop exercise.
  • Help to analyze game/exercise findings and deliberations and prepare polished written analyses of findings and other conclusions.
  • Provide research and coordination support to a range of other types of projects, including research papers and the planning and execution of conferences and workshops.
Required qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s (BA/BS) degree is required
  • Strong writing and communications skills
  • Experience supporting the design and execution of games/wargames/simulations or tabletop exercises, or a strong interest in learning the craft.
  • At least one year of experience with the Intelligence Community
  • Experience performing research and analysis national security topics and other relevant regional or functional issues
Desired qualifications:
  • A keen interest in games, simulations, red teaming and other forms of structured analysis, and supporting software
  • Familiarity with IC computer systems and databases is desirable
  • Advanced/proficient knowledge of a foreign language such as Chinese, Korean, or Arabic would be a plus
  • Experience working on topics related to space or satellites and/or cyber issues is a plus
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-GDA-17-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
3-SST-2-17Social Scientist/ TechnologistWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaNoneU.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain a DOD security clearance is required.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking a well-rounded, flexible and energetic Scientist/ Technologist to support Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Defense Sciences Office’s (DSO) social sciences programs and research. Programs requiring support include: the Next Generation Social Science (NGS2) program which is working to determine fundamental measures and causal mechanisms that explain and predict the emergence of collective identity, and the Ground Truth program, which aims to improve knowledge of social science modeling’s capabilities and limitations using artificial, yet plausible, computer-based social-system simulations with built-in “ground truth” causal rules as testbeds to validate the accuracy of various social science modeling methods.   Required qualifications:
  • Interdisciplinary background in computational social science, network science, statistics, or related scientific field with an emphasis on the application of data science, mathematics, and/or modeling and simulation for social research.
  • An advanced graduate degree is desirable (e.g., Masters or PhD), though strong candidates with demonstrated relevant experience will also be considered.
  • A broad understanding and knowledge of the use of quantitative (and qualitative) methods for social and/or behavioral sciences are a plus.
  • Knowledge in one or more of the following subject areas are desired: agent-based modeling, system dynamics modeling, social network analysis, game theory, machine learning, one or more general purpose programming languages.
  • S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD security clearance.
  • Junior Scientist/Technologist should have a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of two years’ experience; Sr. Scientist/Technologist should have a Masters/Ph.D. with a minimum of seven years’ experience.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Excellent technical capabilities with demonstrated history of exceptional professional and/or academic achievement
  • Ability to quickly and effectively analyze, summarize, and communicate the intellectual content of scientific and technological information to both scientific and lay audiences
  • Demonstrated attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills - both written (to include PowerPoint) and oral
  • Self-starter who is willing to both take the lead and provide support in a team role in a complex, fast-paced, cross-disciplinary work environment
  • Intellectually curious, creative thinker who can conceptualize research directions, analyze trends, and help develop justification for new research areas
  • Strong organization skills with the ability to multi-task and respond to quick turn-around requests
  • Flexible and readily adaptable to change
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • DARPA experience is highly desirable
  Responsibilities include:
  • Subject matter expertise
  • Proposal evaluation
  • Program and project management
  • Development of technical analyses, preparation of briefing materials, identification of technology gaps, technical risk management,
  • Project cost estimation
  • Technology transfer coordination
  • Programmatic assistance, such as interacting with program performers, supporting technical reviews, attending program reviews/site visits/field tests, organizing files and documents into a historical timeline, and coordinating workshops for staff as needed.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. is a leading provider of engineering, scientific, and program management support services to some of the top agencies in the U.S. government, including the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), NASA, the Department of Homeland Security and the intelligence community.  We are currently seeking talented, enthusiastic, and dynamic individuals to support DARPA in formulating, coordinating, monitoring, and transitioning advanced research and development programs to the U.S. military. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 3-SST-2-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
4-IA-17-17Imagery AnalystWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Imagery Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking all-source imagery intelligence analysts from junior to senior levels in the Washington, DC area. The successful candidate will:
  • Utilize knowledge of imagery analysis to perform all-source intelligence analysis, and review and analyze imagery about China, Russia, or Ukraine and related areas and topics
  • Conduct all-source research and mine various data sources to gather information on various imagery-driven issues
  • Prepare polished written products and prepare and present presentations and briefings
Required qualifications:
  • We are seeking candidates who have at least three years all-source intelligence imagery analysis experience, preferably at the national level, including knowledge of the Intelligence Community (IC) and responsibility for drafting analytic products
  • Bachelor’s (BA/BS) degree is required
  • Strong writing and communications skills
Desired qualifications:
  • At least one year experience in the IC as an all-source analyst or desk officer
  • Experience performing research and analysis on Russia, Ukraine, China, and East Asian issues
  • Familiarity with IC computer systems and databases is desirable
  • Advanced/proficient knowledge of a foreign language such as Russian, Ukrainian, or Chinese would be a plus
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-IA-17-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                        #LI-EG1                                                                           #CJPost  
4-ATCA-15-17All-Source Technical/Cyber AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an All-Source Technical/Cyber Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. The successful candidate will:
  • Conduct all-source research and mine Open-Source, FISA and DOMEX data to identify cyber actors and research commercial companies.
  • Utilize a technical/Computer Science background to provide leads, identify hacks, and understand changes in scripts, codes, addresses and hashes. While not having to write code, having the ability to review codes for changes is highly desirable.
  • Manage and merge disparate data across numerous data sets and sources to make them uniform and disseminable. Analyze these data to understand who matters and why, what’s missing, and, what is changing. Use Palantir to develop in-depth link analysis charts to facilitate trend analysis.
  • Develop data visualization products (e.g., charts, graphs, and maps) for use in products and briefings.
Required qualifications:
  • Computer Science degree
  • At least one year experience in the Intelligence Community as an all-source analyst or desk officer.
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Strong writing and communications skills.
Desired qualifications:
  • Advanced/proficient knowledge of a foreign language such as Korean, Russian, Chinese, Arabic, Farsi, or others would be a plus
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-ATCA-15-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-SCSS-3-17Senior Cyber Security SpecialistWashington DC Metro AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Senior Cyber Security Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Serves as Cyber Security Technical Expert, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to:
  • Coordinates cyber security policy issues with Government customer and other Government Agencies and Departments.
  • Conducts and coordinates strategic analysis of cyber security issues, vulnerabilities, and emerging threats.
  • Drafts language for Intelligence Community guidelines and directives related to cyber security issues.
  • Provides relevant expertise and support to other customer components and working groups.
  Desired qualifications: Education: This position requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related discipline. A Master's Degree in similar fields is desirable. Experience: Individual must have a minimum of ten (10) years of experience with information technology and cyber issues and have a minimum of three (3) years of experience within the Intelligence Community. Individual should have knowledge of Intelligence Community Directives related to information technology and cyber security issues. Knowledge of cyber defense developments within the Intelligence Community and other Government Departments and Agencies is desirable. Individual should have superior written and oral communication skills; the ability to identify, research, and produce documentation and briefings under tight deadlines; and leadership skills and ability to forge consensus across Government cyber components. Professional experience with technical collection vulnerabilities of cyber activities; policy and strategy development experience; professional experience in IT or cyber policy development; experience with Intelligence Community analytic tools; and knowledge of the structure, organization, roles, responsibilities, and capabilities of the Intelligence Community are desired. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-SCSS-3-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-SCS-2-17Senior Cyber SpecialistWashington DC Metro AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Cyber Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Serves as Cyber Counterintelligence (CI) Technical Expert, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to:  
  • Coordinates cyber Cl policy issues with Government customer and other Government Agencies and Departments.
  • Conducts and coordinates strategic analysis of cyber CI issues, vulnerabilities, and emerging threats.
  • Drafts language for Intelligence Community guidelines and directives related to cyber CI issues.
  • Provides relevant expertise and support to other customer components and working groups.
Desired qualifications: Education: This position requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related discipline. A Master's Degree in similar fields is desirable. Experience: Individual must have a minimum of ten (10) years of experience with information technology and cyber issues and have a minimum of three (3) years of experience within the Intelligence Community. Individual should have knowledge of Intelligence Community Directives related to information technology and cyber CI issues. Knowledge of cyber defense developments within the Intelligence Community and other Government Departments and Agencies is desirable. Individual should have superior written and oral communication skills; the ability to identify, research, and produce documentation and briefings under tight deadlines; and leadership skills and ability to forge consensus across Government cyber components. Professional experience with technical collection vulnerabilities of cyber activities; policy and strategy development experience; professional experience in IT or cyber policy development; experience with Intelligence Community analytic tools; and knowledge of the structure, organization, roles, responsibilities, and capabilities of the Intelligence Community are desired. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-SCS-2-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-SPM-1-17Senior Program ManagerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has immediate needs for Senior Program Managers. Duties include the full spectrum of program management responsibilities, including (but not limited to):  
  • Establish staffing plans and manage the selection qualified staff to meet all program requirements
  • Establish effective program plans, budgets, schedules, quality control procedures to fulfill all contract requirements and ensure full customer satisfaction
  • Manage and monitor the cost, schedule, technical performance, staffing, materials, deliverables, and quality against established plans, metrics, and milestones.
  • Ensure all U.S. Government and program security requirements are met in program execution.
  • Identify performance issues and establish and implement remedial actions to resolve problems.
  • Communicate effectively with program staff, CENTRA and subcontractor management.
  • Coordinate, collaborate, and communicate effectively with all customer staff, including COTR, CO, and Government task mangers as required
  • Organize and/or participate in program management reviews and other customer meetings as required.
  • Ensure program status reports and other deliverables are complete, accurate, high quality, and timely.
  • Fulfill a lead role in strategizing, writing, and negotiating program-relevant proposals, including changes, add-ons, and follow-ons.
Required qualifications: U.S. Citizenship and a Top Secret/SCI CLEARANCE with Polygraph are absolutely required.
  • BA/BS plus minimum of 8 years of experience managing large, diverse, and complex Intelligence Community programs performed by large teams that include subcontractors.
  • Project Management Institute (PMI) Project management Professional (PMP) certification.
  • Demonstrated ability to write, review, and edit high quality proposals.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain excellent customer relationships and high levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Thorough working knowledge of effective quality control practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and adhere to budgets, using effective cost/schedule control practices and tools.
  • Excellent oral and written communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
Desired qualifications:
  • Advanced degree (MA/MS or MBA).
  • Relevant professional certifications, such as Program Management Professional (PgMP) and Information Assurance Management (IAM) certifications.
  • Working knowledge of current industry best practices and tools desktop tools for program management.
Addition Comments: This is a drug-testing designated position CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-SPM-1-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                #LI-EG1                                                                       #CJPost
3-BM-1A-17Business ManagerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaNoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Assistant Program/Business Manager.  U.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain and maintain a Secret CLEARANCE is absolutely required. Required qualifications:
  • Provide management support for the execution of multiple highly dynamic and complex contract activities involving multiple subcontractors and personnel at various site locations.
  • Support development of monthly status reports, quarterly staffing reports, and other contract reporting deliverables for multiple task orders and contracts at the overall contract and task order levels.
  • Support program managers and task leads in developing program staffing plans and personnel allocations. Work with task leads to address new staffing requirements / new team member additions and prepare detailed analysis for their approval.  Perform expenditure analysis to identify emerging task issues and work with program task leads to develop replan/approach to resolution and document results to support status reporting, discussions with clients, and staffing decisions.
  • Develop responses to customer data calls
  • Interface with corporate accounting department to support subcontractor negotiations, facilitate timely execution of contract and subcontract actions, and resolve issues
  • Interface with subcontractors and consultants regarding staffing, data calls, proposals, and other management and technical  issues
  • Draft subcontractor and consultant addition justification packages
  • Provide business management support to the Vice President, Engineering Division
  • Assist in staff planning, forecasting and recruiting
  • Interface with human resources and recruiting personnel to facilitate timely staffing of engineering division positions
  • Provide proposal coordination and development support
  • Support the division in issuing, negotiating and reviewing Non-Disclosure, Proprietary Information, and Teaming agreements.
Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor ‘s degree or higher
  • Minimum 3 years relevant contract management support and analysis experience, preferable on one or more complex IDIQ contracts
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with contract technical managers to provide practical and creative solutions to emerging issues
  • Working knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Defense Acquisition Regulations System (DFAR)
  • Working knowledge of accounting and pricing
  • Demonstrated ability to produce timely and accurate analysis products and reports
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
Addition Comments:
  • S. citizenship is required
  • This is a drug-testing designated position
  • Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a SECRET clearance
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
2-TIA-60-17TRIPwire Intelligence AnalystArlington, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Tripwire Intelligence Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology Inc. is seeking a Mid-level Intelligence Analyst to work on site with a Department of Homeland Security Office of Bombing Prevention and to support its counter-improvised explosive device (C-IED) requirements and counter-terrorism mission.  US Citizenship and a current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility is required.   Required qualifications:  
  • Must have at least 4+ years’ experience with a bachelor’s degree OR 3+ years’ experience with a Master’s degree OR at least 1+ years’ experience with a PhD.
  • Minimum 2 years’ of Intelligence Community (IC) experience including all of its phases (from collection to report production); ability to identify intelligence gaps or requirements; and using All-Source and multi-INT fusion, in support of counter-terrorism and counter-IED requirements.
  • Demonstrated ability to write for a wide range of audiences to include executive consumers of intelligence.
  • Ability to author products requiring little or no editing; demonstrated ability to summarize and present complex issues in written and graphical forms in an accurate, concise manner.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with officials at all levels in an inter-agency environment and the ability to find and forge consensus on complex and contentious issues and conflicting bureaucratic interests.
  • Experience supporting C-IED missions and weapons technical intelligence.
  • Familiarity with IC computer systems and databases is required.
  • Knowledge of unique DHS systems and databases highly desirable.
  • Experience producing finished all-source analytical intelligence products in accordance with IC analytical standards for senior U.S. government officials and customers with varying access to classified information.
  • Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) and/or Operations Research and System Analysis (ORSA) experience is highly desirable.
  • Experience with Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosive (CBRNE) and/or Weapons Technical Intelligence (WTI) mission requirements is desirable.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-TIA-60-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
10-WD-3-17Web DeveloperArlington VANoneYEARS OF EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: 3 - 6yrs   Courage Services is looking for a full-time Web Developer to support our Emerging Technologies Division. The Web Developer will work with a UI/UX designer to create an interactive dashboard that visualizes and compares economic/socioeconomic data across multiple countries. The ideal candidate would be knowledgeable in past and present web technologies and standards. The candidate should be motivated and able to work independently to create web platforms. EDUCATION/TRAINING: Bachelor’s degree or applicable work experience in lieu of a degree is required.   LEVEL OF SECURITY CLEARANCE NEEDED: None. Must be able to obtain a United States Government Security Clearance. US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED SKILLS:
    • Javascript and HTML/CSS
    • NodeJS, Python, PHP or other server side languages
    • ExpressJS/Django/Flask or other web frameworks
    • PostgreSQL/MySQL/SQL Server
    • Experience visualizing data with D3, ChartJS, or other graphing libraries
  • Experience with data analytics is a plus
  Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Courage Services, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 10-WD-3-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                   #LI-EG1                                                  #CJPost  
2-IA-59-17Intelligence AnalystArlington VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Intelligence Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology Inc.is looking for a Mid-level Intelligence Analyst to work on site with a Department of Homeland Security Office of Bombing Prevention and to support its counterterrorism mission.  US Citizenship and a current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility are required.   Required qualifications:  
  • Must have at least 4+ years’ experience with a bachelor’s degree OR 3+ years’ experience with a Master’s degree OR at least 1+ years’ experience with a PhD..
  • Minimum 2 years’ IC experience in analytic fields related to: counter-terrorism and counter-IED (C-IED).
  • Demonstrated ability to write for a wide range of audiences to include executive consumers of intelligence.
  • Ability to author products requiring little or no editing; demonstrated ability to summarize and present complex issues in written and graphical forms in an accurate, concise manner.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with officials at all levels in an inter-agency environment and the ability to find and forge consensus on complex and contentious issues and conflicting bureaucratic interests.
  • Experience supporting C-IED missions and weapons technical intelligence.
  • Familiarity with IC computer systems and databases is required.
  • Knowledge of unique DHS systems and databases highly desirable.
  • Experience producing finished all-source analytical intelligence products in accordance with IC analytical standards for senior U.S. government officials and customers with varying access to classified information.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-IA-59-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
2-DOSC-58-17DHS Open Source Collector – Arabic, Russian, French or SpanishWashington DCTop SecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has immediate openings for DHS Open Source Collector – Arabic, Russian, French or Spanish.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology Inc. is looking to fill multiple positions for open source collectors in support of the Department of Homeland Security. Required qualifications:
  • BS/BA degree at a minimum; degrees in international affairs, national security, and history are a plus
  • 2+ years’ experience providing open source research and collection support
  • Strong Arabic, Russian, French or Spanish language reading and listening skills, equivalent to a Level Three or higher on the Interagency Language Roundtable scale in reading and listening comprehension
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Experience using a variety of research methods and an ability to identify emerging trends or important developments
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with the IC and/or DHS is highly desired
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-DOSC-58-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
2-FITA-57-17DHS Foreign Investment Threat AnalystWashington, DC/Metro AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has immediate openings for DHS Foreign Investment Threat Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: The individual holding the position will be a member of an all-source intelligence analyst team advising the DHS Counterintelligence Director and other senior DHS leadership on threats associated with transactions before the Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States (CFIUS), applications before the informal interagency working group known as Team Telecom, and potential contractors or vendors under review by DHS Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM) activities, particularly as they relate to direct DHS programs and critical infrastructure. Candidates may be involved in all facets of the threat analysis process, including interfacing with the policy customers; performing due diligence and all-source intelligence analysis; coordinating with POCs throughout the DHS Intelligence Enterprise; drafting, editing, and providing feedback during the production of finished threat assessments; and participating in intra- and interagency meetings on specific cases and issues.   Desired qualifications: Overall Experience and Education 8 years relevant professional experience and a bachelor’s degree OR 7 years relevant professional experience and a master’s degree OR 5 years relevant professional experience and a Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD)   Relevant professional experience includes all-source intelligence analysis AND a combination of two or more of the following fields CFIUS threat analysis SCRM threat analysis Cybersecurity Law enforcement Counterintelligence Manufacturing Finance Business analysis   Technical knowledge/experience CFIUS/Team Telecom/SCRM policy or analysis experience Knowledge of IC processes and terminology Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership Intra- and interagency coordination experience Broad working knowledge of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) missions and programs Broad working knowledge of the telecommunications industry and cybersecurity issues   General Skills/Aptitudes Candidates should be well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, and critical thinking skills. Candidates should also be comfortable working under tight and immutable deadlines, as the work may require significant direct interaction with the client regarding important time-sensitive tasks involving business sensitive and classified information. The position has a standard work schedule, with rare requirements for evening or weekend work.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-FITA-57-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                   #CJPost
10-STTA-2-17All-Source Technical Targeting AnalystChantilly and McLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyUS citizenship and an active TS/SCI required w/Polygraph is required (no exceptions). Courage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, is looking for All-Source Technical Targeting Analysts to support a US Government client at multiple locations in the Northern Virginia area.  The successful candidate will provide short- to long-term technical targeting analysis over priority target sets, and reporting includes requirements decomposition, target assessment, and target collection evaluation. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the development of analytical approaches and methodologies that enable network analysis, temporal analysis, and other quantitative and qualitative analytical techniques. Minimum Qualifications:
  • TS//SCI clearance with Polygraph (please specify type of polygraph on resume or cover letter submission)
  • All-Source Analysis background required
  • Minimum education level is a Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years as a technical targeting analyst.
  • Experience developing or using customer targeting / analysis tools is required
  • Demonstrated report-writing skills are required
  • Familiarity with customer databases and communication methods is required
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with team members and mission partners with minimum supervision is required
Specialized Skills: The client is looking for technical targeting analysts with skills in the following areas.  Please include specialized skillsets in your cover letter submission:
  • Telecommunications
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Military Hard Target Analysis (multiple orders of battle)
  • Regional Expertise
Desired Skills:
  • Foreign Language Skills
  • Imagery and Geospatial Analysis Skills
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Courage Services, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 10-STTA-2-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
2-TPAJ-47-17TSA Program AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a TSA Program Analyst. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: DHS TSA is seeking an individual to provide strategic and administrative support to a team tasked with supporting strategic planning and process improvement activities. Support projects and activities designed to advance and improve operational processes and procedures, organizational design, and training to enhance operational efficiency and effectiveness. Provide strategic approaches for and conduct stakeholder engagement to achieve program objectives. Desired qualifications:
  • MA/MS or BA/BS degree with 3-10 years of experience
  • Experience supporting a team of varying experience to support an office-level or agency-level program
  • Experience working on high-visibility or mission critical aspects of a given program, and performing all functional duties independently
  • Experience developing briefings, presentations, project plans, and white papers for senior government officials
  • Experience coordinating projects across multiple offices
  • TSA and/or DHS experience is preferred
  • PMP, and/or ITIL certification is a plus
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
10-GA-1-17Geospatial AnalystMcLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyUS citizenship and an active TS/SCI required w/Polygraph is required (no exceptions). Courage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, is looking for Geospatial Analysts at various skill levels to support a US Government client.  The successful candidate will have strong ArcGIS skills and will use their understanding of digital cartography, remote sensing, spatial analysis, GIS and situational awareness technology to develop geospatial-based intelligence products, visualizations, and models. They will research, collect, integrate and analyze a variety of spatially enabled intelligence to characterize events, discover relationships, identify patterns, and fix locations. Also they will collaborate with USMIL, NSA, NGA and numerous other Intelligence Community entities during the collection, research, analysis, and product generation process and perform raster geo-referencing and re-projection, feature extraction and digitization, feature and attribute manipulation, and file format conversion. Duties also include creating, updating and managing GIS databases and products. Qualifications and Competencies:
  • TS//SCI clearance with Polygraph (please specify type of polygraph when applying)
  • Minimum education level is a Bachelor’s degree. Relevant IC/DoD work experience ranges from 3 to 20+ years depending on specific position requirement.
  • Proficiency with ArcGIS and working with data in ESRI file geodatabases, raster catalogs, and Oracle databases
  • GIS programming language skills desired (e.g. Python)
  • Experience with open source geospatial technology and databases
  • Experience with the IC and external geospatial data
  • The ability to perform complex analyses and to communicate its results using accurate, concise, and effective writing and through descriptive and graphical representations.
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Courage Services, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 10-GA-1-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
2-TPAS-53-17TSA Program Analyst, SeniorNorthern, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for TSA Program Analyst, Senior.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: DHS TSA is seeking an individual to lead a team of analysts providing Program Management Office (PMO) support to an entity tasked with coordinating intra- and inter-agency activities. Support administration and facilitation of integrated project teams and working groups. Provide strategic guidance to Government clients on approaches for stakeholder engagement to achieve program objectives.   Desired qualifications:
  • MA/MS degree required with 10(+) yrs. experience; alternatively a BA with 12(+) yrs. may be substituted
  • Experience working on high-visibility or mission critical aspects of a given program, and performing all functional duties independently
  • Experience leading a team of varying experience to support an agency-level or component level program
  • Experience developing briefings, presentations, and progress reports for senior government officials
  • Experience leading data analysis and validation projects, including developing white papers, charters, and action plans
  • Candidate must also have experience with change management, drafting and coordinating requirements across multiple offices
  • TSA and/or DHS experience is strongly preferred
  • Lean Six Sigma, PMP, and/or ITIL certification is a plus
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-TPAS-53-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
13-SNE-1-17Senior Network EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has a need for two full time Senior Network Engineers.   US citizenship, Secret clearance, and active TS/SCI required.   The Senior Network Engineer must be able to accomplish complex technical tasks under pressure and potentially adverse conditions, including outside performance in various conditions. Successful candidates must be willing to travel to difficult overseas locations for periods of 1 week to two months duration, with total travel expected at 30% to 40% of time. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following:
  • Maintain small specialized networks.
  • Maintain large enterprise networks.
  • Perform multiple time sensitive projects involving complex networks and technology.
  • Mentor colleagues and more junior level staff.
Requirements / Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in networking, telecommunications, or computer science.
  • 5+ years of extensive hands-on experience with Cisco ASA 5500 series firewalls, to include writing CLI scripts for ACLs and VPN tunnels.
  • 5+ years of experience with routing and switching.
  • Solid understanding of networking fundamentals and OSI model.
  • Must be able to work independently, be results-oriented, and be well-organized.
  • Ability to lift more than 50 pounds above the shoulder.
  • Must be in good overall physical health.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. is a rapidly growing small business providing systems engineering and analysis services to Federal, state and local government and commercial customers.  We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 13-SNE-1-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
4-RLRA-14-17Russian Linguist/Research AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Russian Linguist/Research Analyst with experience dealing with cyber-related activity.  U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Advanced ability to read and write in Russian.  Successful applicant will provide translations of Russian language materials, provide all-source analysis of Russian cyber-related activity, draft reports, analyze information shortfalls, and support government staff performing similar duties. Level 3 or 4 required.
  • Ability to speak with sufficient accuracy and vocabulary to participate effectively in most formal and informal conversations on practical, social, and professional topics.
  • Ability to speak face-to-face with native speakers using standard dialect at a normal rate of speech, comprehension is quite complete.
  • Ability to read with almost complete comprehension a variety of authentic prose on unfamiliar subjects.
  • Able to read, speak fluently and accurately, and listen to and understand all forms and styles of speech pertinent to professional needs including intelligible broadcasts and telephone calls.
Desired qualifications: BA or BS degree required.  Experience working in an all source environment.  Familiarity with Intelligence Community tradecraft, conventions, and standards. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-RLRA-14-17 in the subject line. #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
4-MLRA-13-17Mandarin Linguist/Research AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Mandarin Linguist/Research Analyst with experience dealing with cyber-related activity.  U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Advanced ability to read and write Mandarin and Chinese dialects.  Successful applicant will provide translations of Chinese language materials, provide all-source analysis of Chinese cyber-related activity, draft reports, analyze information shortfalls, and support government staff performing similar duties.  Level 3 or 4 required.
  • Ability to speak with sufficient accuracy and vocabulary to participate effectively in most formal and informal conversations on practical, social, and professional topics.
  • Ability to speak face-to-face with native speakers using standard dialect at a normal rate of speech, comprehension is quite complete.
  • Ability to read with almost complete comprehension a variety of authentic prose on unfamiliar subjects.
  • Able to read, speak fluently and accurately, and listen to and understand all forms and styles of speech pertinent to professional needs including intelligible broadcasts and telephone calls.
 
  • Able to read, speak fluently and accurately, and listen to and understand all forms and styles of speech pertinent to professional needs including intelligible broadcasts and telephone calls.
Desired qualifications: BA or BS degree required.  Experience working in an all source environment.  Familiarity with Intelligence Community tradecraft, conventions, and standards. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-MLRA-13-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
4-FLRA-12-17Farsi Linguist/Research AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Farsi Linguist/Research Analyst with experience dealing with cyber-related activity.  U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Advanced ability to read and write Farsi.  Successful applicant will provide translations of Farsi language materials, provide all-source analysis of Iranian cyber-related activity, draft reports, analyze information shortfalls, and support government staff performing similar duties.  Level 4 required.
  • Able to read, speak fluently and accurately, and listen to and understand all forms and styles of speech pertinent to professional needs including intelligible broadcasts and telephone calls.
Desired qualifications: BA or BS degree required.  Experience working in an all source environment.  Familiarity with Intelligence Community tradecraft, conventions, and standards. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-FLRA-12-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
2-TA-52-17Training AnalystArlington, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Training Analyst. U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE is absolutely required. Required qualifications: The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Office of Intelligence and Analysis (OIA) Writing Excellence Program reviews intelligence products produced by OIA for quality and conformity to required tradecraft standards, then develops and delivers coaching and workshops to improve staff skills and product quality. The Junior Training Analyst will support program activities at various TSA offices in the Washington DC area in an effort to coordinate with TSA personnel and tradecraft experts to identify applicable standards; assisting in compiling and tracking TSA products for review; providing administrative and technical support to developing and delivering coaching and training materials; and performing ad hoc program tasks as required. Desired qualifications:
  • Four-Year college degree
  • At least 1 year experience as an instructor in a classroom or online setting
  • Documented (based on previous positions or education) writing skills (some intelligence analysis writing desirable, but sufficient writing and/or editing experience must be demonstrated)
  • Some intelligence experience, overseeing the creation, editing, or review of intelligence products
  • Familiarity with the NGA Writers Guide and Style Manual, ICDs 203 and 206, and security resources such as the CAPCO Register, the ISSO Marketing Handbook, the CAPCO Implementation Manual, and EOs 12333 and 13526; highly desired.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-TA-45-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
2-HSA-44-17Homeland Security AnalystWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaNoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Homeland Security Analyst. No CLEARANCE, but ability to obtain a Secret and retain Top Secret with SCI.  U.S. Citizenship is required. CENTRA Technology’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division is seeking qualified candidates to support Homeland Security programs and assist in preparing proposals in response to announced Government procurements. Required qualifications:
  • Undergraduate / Master’s Degree in relevant discipline
  • At least three years’ relevant work experience
  • Demonstrated ability to accurately compile and evaluate information and produce sound analytic conclusions
  • Exceptional attention to detail and writing abilities
Desired qualifications:
  • Experience analyzing homeland security threats or national issues security issues
  • Experience supporting risk analyses through calculation of threats, vulnerabilities, and consequences
  • Experience writing or editing proposals
The successful candidate will be submitted for a U.S. Government security clearance, so U.S. Citizenship is required. Continued employment is contingent on the ability to obtain and retain a security clearance. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
6-DST-14-17Desktop Support TechnicianArlington VATop SecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Desktop Support Technician. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret clearance are absolutely required. The Desktop Support Technician supports all IT infrastructures in the Arlington, VA facility, including audio-visual equipment, desktops, laptops, scanners, and printers.  We are searching for a candidate with a strong set of base skills that will help them manage multiple endpoints, resolve problems independently, and research emerging technologies. The ideal candidate must be self-motivated, hardworking and enjoy working with people. This person will have help desk and desktop support responsibilities in the support of a Windows based infrastructure, but will also play a key role in support of CENTRA’s conferencing center. Will assist other team members as needed on tasks, projects, etc. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following:
  • Image, deploy and operate corporate IT assets.
  • Provide end user support of applications, operating systems, and peripherals.
  • Maintains documentation and accountability of IT infrastructure inventory
  • Provide Audio Visual support to conference center
  • Documents, tracks and monitors problems to ensure a timely resolution.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned by Manager.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Requirements / Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • 2-5 years working in Information Technology operations with experience in end user support operations (A+, Network + or Security + is a plus).
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve technical problems and work independently in a MS Windows environment.
  • Must have good English communication and analytical skills
  • Must be able to work independently, be results-oriented, and be well-organized.
  • Ability to handle and protect confidential information.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. is a rapidly growing small business providing systems engineering and analysis services to Federal, state and local government and commercial customers.  We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 6-DST-14-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
2-DFIRA-42-17DOD Foreign Investment Risk Analyst (Finance)PentagonTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for DOD Foreign Investment Risk Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:   This position is part of a multidisciplinary team advising the Director for Global Markets and Investments (GMI) in the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics on risks facing the defense industrial base from foreign investment activity. The analyst reviews financial data on public and private companies and business units to assess their susceptibility to foreign investment and the potential risk arising from that investment. The analysts develop and implements scalable, repeatable methods for conducting these reviews on multiple market segments on an ongoing basis. Collaborating with colleagues, the analyst recommends actions to mitigate the identified risks, for example, government investment through the Defense Production Act Title III program or review by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). The analyst may also be called upon to assist in any facet of the CFIUS review process, including intra-agency and interagency coordination, senior leadership briefing and preparation, risk analysis, risk mitigation strategy development and implementation, and risk mitigation compliance monitoring and enforcement. The position may involve some domestic and international travel (potentially 3-5 days every few months) to support compliance and enforcement activities.   Desired qualifications:   Master’s degree (MBA/economics/finance) plus 5-10 years relevant professional experience strongly preferred. Candidates may also combine an international relations, national security or similar Master’s degree with an undergraduate degree in accounting, business, economics, or similar.   Relevant professional experience includes: o          Threat finance o          Public accounting o          Corporate finance o          Investment banking o          Private equity or venture capital   Candidates should also be comfortable working under tight and immutable deadlines, as the work requires significant direct interaction with the client regarding important time-sensitive tasks involving proprietary business sensitive and classified information.   Strong candidates will possess some combination of the following knowledge and experience: o          Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership o          Intra-agency in DoD and interagency coordination experience o          Experience as an all-source intelligence consumer   Candidates should possess demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, analysis, and writing skills and be: o          Well-organized o          Detail-oriented o          Team-focused   CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-DFIRA-42-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
4-FIO-15-17Financial Intelligence OfficerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Financial Intelligence. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: The Financial Intelligence Officer will provide financial intelligence support using a background in all-source analysis, targeting, operations support, or training. Applying their knowledge in the global finance and banking arenas, the Officer will carry out mission requirements against threat financiers, facilitators, and other specified financial operations and networks using their expertise in the areas of formal and informal banking systems, funds transfer processes, financial institution records, or virtual and emerging currencies. Desired qualifications:
  • Candidates will require 3+ years' experience analyzing financial data or relevant financial services; exploiting classified and open source databases to craft action plans; supporting operational activities; or communicating and training mission capabilities.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in Finance, Accounting, Business, or Economics; Master's degree in one of these disciplines desired.
  • Familiarity with anti-money laundering and combating financing of terrorism standards, in addition to the tools and methods used to perform financial analysis in these areas.
  • CAMS, CFE, CFCS, BSA/AML, or equivalent private sector certification preferred.
  • Foreign Language Proficiency desired.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-FIO-15-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
4-FTO-16-17Financial Targeting Officer – DeployedWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Financial Targeting Officer – Deployed.  U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: The Deployed Financial Targeting Officer will conduct specialized financial intelligence training and coordination with key identified foreign partners, providing analytic and training support on a rotational basis in overseas locations, including high threat/conflict areas. Desired qualifications:
  • A Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, or Economics OR 3 years related professional experience.
  • A minimum of one year experience working with identified foreign partners, preferably on threat finance topics.
  • Ability to deploy overseas on multiple 45 day assignments.
  • A minimum of 12 months living/working in high threat/conflict areas overseas.
  • Experience using targeting tools and databases.
  • Foreign Language Proficiency desired.
  • Background in counter threat finance preferred.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-FTO-16-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
15-SA-006-17System AdministratorSpringfield, VATS/SCIU.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Job Description A mid-level system administrator, with a strong networking background, to provide support for a geographically dispersed, medium-sized, DoD government agency. The senior system administrator will be a part of a small, cohesive team, supporting various Microsoft Windows 2008 Active Directory based networks. This position will require minimal travel, inside and outside of the Springfield, VA area, in support of remote client locations. Candidate must have superb communication skills, as they will be directly interfacing with the client, and must be able to manage and complete multiple tasks in a timely manner. Candidate should be knowledgeable in the configuration and support of Cisco routers and switches, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, Active Directory, Microsoft Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows 10, Microsoft Office Suite 2007/2010, as well as be familiar with Microsoft SQL Server administration. Candidate should be knowledgeable of current DoD IT Policy and Regulations. Familiarity with VM environment to include VM, VDI and Horizon View. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:  Installation, configuration, and administration of Microsoft based servers and workstations setup in an Active Directory based environment, ensuring all critical servers are operational.
  • Configures and manages Group Policy, host and client access, access rights, and user account maintenance.
  • Researches, evaluates, installs, configures, and troubleshoots all hardware, peripherals, and equipment necessary to meet integrated systems objectives.
  • Stays up to date with current and future technologies while identifying ways to leverage technological solutions against current problem sets.
  • Proficient in patch management, software installation, maintenance, and upgrades.
  • Maintain Exchange Server e-mail system, including directory, file permissions and user accounts.
  • Able to secure Servers and Workstations in compliance with the Defense Information Systems Agency's (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP/XCCDF) or similar standards.
  • Monitor system logs and activity on all servers and devices;
  • Ensures that all customer requests are logged and updates calls utilizing the designated call handling and tracking system.
  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled backups of critical information systems; verifying their success.
  • Coordinates efforts under the general supervision of the IT Manager; performs additional tasks as deemed necessary by IT Manager to meet customer requirements and deadlines.
  • Participates in the development and testing of custom software applications to support client needs.
Education and Experience
  • 4-8 years’ experience in Systems Administration
  • Candidates must also have 4-6 years’ experience with Microsoft Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, backup operation and maintenance, and basic TCP/IP troubleshooting.
  • Exceptional experience in the following Windows platforms; Windows 2003/2008 Server, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 10 Professional, MS Office Suite/Outlook 2007/2010.
  • Current Security+ or CISSP certification
Special Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of data security and disaster recovery systems and procedures.
  • Candidates must be able to lift 50 pounds.
  • Solid interpersonal and communications skills.
  • Strong Listening, Analysis, Reasoning and Problem-solving skills;
Ability to work within a team structure.
Physical Requirements             None. Working Conditions The job is performed in a general office or comparable working area; occasional distractions, such as noise, interruptions, or congested work area. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 15-SA-006-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
2-OPM-41-17OSINT Program ManagerWashington, DCTS/SCICENTRA are seeking an expert in Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) collection, assessment, and program management for support to DHS programs. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications:
  • Master's degree in intelligence- or security-related field required.
  • Ten years' experience serving as a program manager within the Intelligence Community required.
  • Over five years' experience implementing and leading OSINT programs, including collecting, assessing, and generating intelligence products from public sources of information, required.
  • Significant training experience required (instructor certification preferred).
  • Experience working with law enforcement agencies desired.
  • Experience with counter-IED, counter ordnance, and/or counter-CBRNE mission sets desired.
  • Facility with one or more foreign language (e.g., Russian, Arabic, Spanish, Farsi, etc.) desired.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
6-SA-13-17Systems AdministratorArlington, VATop SecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking to hire a Systems Administrator in support of our corporate IT systems in Arlington, VA. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret clearance are absolutely required. The successful candidate will serve as a Systems Administrator applying advanced knowledge of IA/IS concepts, practices, and procedures. The candidate will provide all touch labor and maintenance (software / hardware / configuration management etc.) for servers, networked printers, MS Active Directory administration, and SEP using independent judgment for resolution of problems with limited supervision. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following:
  • Administer and manage Active Directory, Group Policy, GPO creation, etc.
  • Maintains, analyzes, troubleshoots, and repairs PC computer systems, hardware and computer peripherals
  • Analyze system and network performance for potential security problems
  • Evaluate potential IA security risks and develop appropriate corrective and recovery actions
  • Configure, optimize, and test network servers, routers, switches, and other computing appliances
  • Recommend and implement approved security policies, procedures, and technical requirements
  • Analyze patterns of non-compliance and take appropriate administrative or programmatic actions to minimize security risks and insider threats; manage accounts, network rights, and access to systems and equipment
Requirements / Qualifications
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Active Directory, DHCP, DNS in a server 2008/2012 mixed environment
  • Experience administering and configuring MS Hyper-V services
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or equivalent.
  • 3 years of sys admin experience, with a track record of progressive growth within the IT field, i.e. Helpdesk, desktop support experience.
  • Ability to solve practical problems with a variety of variables in situations with limited information
  • Excellent English communication, written and prioritization skills.
  • Highly developed research, analytical and conceptual skills.
  • Attentive to detail; able to document problems and solutions.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 6-SA-13-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
15-ISSO-004-17Information System Security OfficerSpringfield, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Information System Security Officer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Job Description and General Responsibilities An Information System Security Officer (ISSO) is an individual responsible for ensuring the appropriate operational security posture is maintained for an information system and as such, is responsible to and works in close collaboration with the Information System Security Manager (ISSM). The ISSO shall have the detailed knowledge and expertise required to manage the security aspects of both networked and stand-alone information system environments and is assigned responsibility for the day-to-day security operations of a system. In close coordination with the ISSM, the ISSO plays an active role in monitoring a system and its environment of operation to include developing and updating the SSP, managing and controlling changes to the system, and assessing the security impact of those changes.  The IAO assists the IT Staff when necessary.
  • Examples of Duties
  • Ensuring operational security, providing security guidance and IS validation utilizing the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Risk Management Framework, Department of Defense (DoD), and local security policies
  • Maintain awareness of changes to local and DoD security policies and modify policies or configurations to implement directed changes.
  • Review system security audit logs, and utilize network scanning software to monitor network activities for possible compromise and take corrective action as needed.
  • Provide annual information system security user training.
  • Perform self-inspections in conjunction with the local security manager.
  • Maintain vulnerability scanning tools and patch management utilities to ensure IT staff pushes patches to all systems in an effort to maintain compliance with all applicable directives.
  • Ensure all users that request network accounts have the requisite security clearances, authorization, need-to-know, and are aware of their security responsibilities before granting access to the IS.
  • Coordinate any changes or modifications to hardware, software, or firmware of a system with the ISSM/AO/DAO prior to the change.
  • Ensure all required approvals are granted and received prior to purchasing any hardware equipment or software applications.
  • Conduct periodic review of information systems to ensure compliance with the security authorization package.
  • Ensure systems are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with security policies and procedures as outlined in the security authorization package.
  • Report all security-related incidents to the ISSM and all applicable personnel and implement any corrective measures.
  • Ensure all IS security related documentation is current and accessible to properly authorized individuals.
  • Write System Security Policies for site networks, stand-alones and facility
  • Prepare System Security Plan (SSP) in accordance with the applicative governing directive for systems, and ensure all networks are in maintained according to their respective SSPs.
  • Develop and maintain local Information Assurance policies for the site facility as well as assist off-site locations.
  • Interface with information assurance managers and other security representatives as needed to discuss updates of security policies and make necessary changes to SSPs.
  • Assist Project Officers in getting approved for project equipment and software.
  • Review system policies and document findings.
  • Assist network manager with daily tasks as needed
  • Assist in validating servers and workstations security settings.
  • Assist with information system security incidents.
  • Assist in network user accounts creation or modification of accesses.
  • Assist in getting software and hardware approvals.
  • Assist in turning in or disposing of equipment and software.
  • Qualifications
  • Education and Experience
  • Current certification identified in DoD Manual 8570,01-M for IAM II
  • High-school diploma or an Associate’s degree (A.S.), with a BS preferred. Field experience can be substituted for education degree.
  • Familiarity in Information Systems security gained from higher education, trade certifications (MS or CISCO certifications), or a combination of the previous and direct job experience in the information technology / information security field.
  • Special Skills and Abilities
  • Experience working with patch management, network intrusion detection, audit reduction/filtering tool, data-at-rest, and encryption software.
  • Experience installing, configuring, maintaining, and troubleshooting operating system platforms such as Windows 7, Windows Server 2008/2012 to include security configuration knowledge of group and local policies.
  • Technical and professional writing expertise; experience with MS Office products.
  • Experience in information security that includes configuration of workstations and servers for proper security settings.
  • Experience using the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) tool.
  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
  • Physical Requirements
The job also requires the ability to lift 50 – 70lbs and escort personnel, as necessary.
  • Working Conditions
The job is performed in a general office or comparable working area; occasional distractions, such as noise, interruptions, or congested work area. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 15-ISSO-004-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
2-TCIA-50-17TRIPwire Counter-IED AnalystWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a TRIPwire Counter-IED Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking an intelligence analyst with experience supporting Counter-Improvised Explosive Device (C-IED) missions.  The individual will serve as the Analysis & Production Technical Lead with responsibility for production management (to include planning, developing and analyzing open-source data) as it relates to C-IED and associated Counter-Terrorism requirements.   Required qualifications:
  • BS/BA degree at a minimum; with 8+ years of experience as an intelligence analyst within the Intelligence Community (IC)
  • Experience with the intelligence cycle to include all activities from collection to report production
  • Understanding of the componentry, manufacturing and implementation of IEDs, including home-made explosives, and associated tactics and techniques and protocols associated with bomb threats
  • Experience supporting C-IED missions, weapons technical intelligence and/or explosive ordinance disposal (EOD) technical skills are a plus
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with the IC, law enforcement and/or DHS is highly desired
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-TCIA-50-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
2-EODS-39-17Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) SMEWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) SME.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking an Explosives Ordnance Disposal (EOD) and Counter-Improvised Explosives (C-IED) subject matter expert (SME) responsible for open source data collection, analysis and production to support the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).  The candidate will provide EOD expertise and analysis of explosives, bomb-making materials, including home-made explosive and precursors, and related threat tactics, techniques and protocols.   Required qualifications:
  • BS/BA degree at a minimum; with 4+ years of experience as an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) technician
  • 2+ years of analysis experience in supporting C-IED missions, including functioning as a Weapons Technical Intelligence (WTI) analyst, and highly knowledgeable of the global IED threat
  • Expert knowledge of and experience in analysis of IED componentry, manufacturing and implementation, including home-made explosives, and tactics, techniques and protocols (TTPs) for bomb threats
  • Expert in assessment, technical review and validation of explosives-related content and reporting
  • Experience in writing and editing of technical analytic products is desired.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with Law Enforcement community and/or DHS is highly desired
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-EODS-39-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
2-DOPM-38-16DHS DOMEX Program ManagerBethesda, MDTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a DOMEX Program Manager. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: The individual will orchestrate the team’s efforts, handle contract issues, and engage the Government’s technical lead to ensure satisfaction, produce reports, and guide the team to produce all deliverables on time. The PM will also serve as the senior intelligence analyst for this program with responsibilities to develop analytic products.   Desired qualifications:
  • Education requirements: BS/BA degree with a minimum of 8yrs OR MA with a minimum of 7rs OR a PhD with a minimum of 5yrs.
  • Must have knowledge of the following: Counterterrorism and Homeland Security intelligence topics; intelligence research and reporting methodologies; IC report writing and tradecraft standards; DHS and IC priority intel requirements; intelligence reporting, requirements evaluation, and reporting systems; EO 12333
  • Experience utilizing analytic methodologies to identify trends (e.g., link and trend analyses)
  • Experience using HOT-R
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-DOPM-38-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
15-PRS-003-16PR SpecialistTysons CornerTS/SCIU.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a PR Specialist to support a government customer’s current operations directorate.  This position is to provide Personnel Recovery (PR) training and support while providing input and guidance for the future direction of the agency’s mission. PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES   The PR Specialist is an experienced US Army Special Operations person with a minimum of ten years ground experience. The PR specialist serves as a subject matter expert in Non-conventional and Unconventional Assisted Recovery to include Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) doctrine; Evasion and Recovery (E&R); and Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape (SERE). The PR Specialist is responsible to facilitate and oversee doctrine and policy issues into the government’s planning, training, operational support and JTTP development. The PR specialist serves as a liaison with geographical combatant commands, other military units and inter-agency organizations. The PR specialist may deploy worldwide in support of the government’s theater support teams to assist in the training, joint planning and contingency support. Previous experience serving on military staffs of intelligence, operations or plans is mandatory. DESIRED SKILLS
  1. Requires knowledge of the Intelligence Community.
  2. Familiar with one or more computer database management systems to design, enter, correct, update, and retrieve data and to structure and retrieve specialized reports.
  3. Understanding of advanced technological concepts and envisions non-standard uses or adaptations of equipment.
  4. Capability to conduct concise, understandable and complete briefings on complex issues to senior personnel in supported units.
  5. Basic understanding of contracting procedures.
  6. Understanding of Current Operations.
  7. Army SOF experience.
  8. Well versed in PR and non-conventional assisted recovery issues.
  9. Knowledge of fieldcraft, tradecraft, survival skills and graduate of one or more JPRA PR courses.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 15-PRS-003-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
5-RA-16-16Research AnalystWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaNoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Research Analyst for the Arlington, VA office.  The Research Analyst will support the following:  
  • Research projects and the implementation of conferences, workshops, and games.
  • Supports research projects by conducting research on a wide variety of international affairs and national security regional and functional topics and prepares research reports on findings.
  • Supports conferences, workshops, and games on national security topics by contributing to the conceptualization, organization, and execution of the events.
  • Provides substantive, logistical, and administrative service to additional division work on a wide array of regional and functional topics.
  • Arranges for the participation of and interfaces directly with multiple outside experts from academia, think tanks, the private sector and a wide array of national security, defense, and homeland security agencies.
  Qualifications/Requirements:  
  • University degree. Graduate work in regional affairs, international relations, economics, sociology/anthropology, history, security studies, or similar programs a plus;
  • Eligibility for TS/SCI security clearance;
  • Strong communication and writing skills.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office tools required Word, Excel.
  • Academic study and/or field experience in the Middle East, Persian Gulf, North Africa, East Asia, South Asia, or Latin America.
  Desired Skills:  
  • Experience in a national security profession with either technical background in or experience in international relations, foreign policy, or intelligence disciplines. Experience with the Intelligence Community is a plus.
  • Clearance Level Required: None
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 5-RA-16-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
5-FLRA-15-16Junior- to Mid-Level Financial, Licensing, and Regulatory Policy AnalystWashington DCSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Junior- to Mid-Level Financial, Licensing, and Regulatory Policy Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Description of Duties: The Financial, Licensing, and Regulatory Policy Analyst will support the drafting of guidance in response to requests for licensing of transactions involving entities or nations specially designated under US economic sanctions and embargo programs (including terrorist financing, weapons proliferation, and transnational criminal organizations). The Analyst will communicate with representatives of the financial, international trade, and legal industries as well as with foreign government officials, senior US federal and state government officials. The Analyst will assist with the drafting and review of recommendations for approval or denial of license applications for personal, commercial, humanitarian, import/export, trade financing, travel, and other transactions. The Analyst will prepare reports, briefings, and memoranda for Senior US Government officials regarding licensing-related international trade and finance, domestic and international payment mechanisms/practices, Anti-Money Laundering practices, blocked assets, and other policy matters.   Required Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 1 year working experience with respect to foreign and regulatory policies and procedures for transactions related to personal, commercial, humanitarian, travel, financial, non-proliferation, and international trade and/or investment programs. Demonstrated experience and knowledge of regulatory analysis
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills, including interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability and knowledge of basic computer skills
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Active Secret clearance
  Desired qualifications: A background in threat finance, bank regulation, or Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) issues. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
4-RLRA-14-16Russian Linguist/Research AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Russian Linguist/Research Analyst with experience dealing with cyber-related activity.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Advanced ability to read and write in Russian.  Successful applicant will provide translations of Russian language materials, provide all-source analysis of Russian cyber-related activity, draft reports, analyze information shortfalls, and support government staff performing similar duties. Desired qualifications: BA or BS degree required.  Experience working in an all source environment.  Familiarity with Intelligence Community tradecraft, conventions, and standards. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-RLRA-14-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
4-MLRA-13-16Mandarin Linguist/Research AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Mandarin Linguist/Research Analyst with experience dealing with cyber-related activity.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Advanced ability to read and write Mandarin and Chinese dialects.  Successful applicant will provide translations of Chinese language materials, provide all-source analysis of Chinese cyber-related activity, draft reports, analyze information shortfalls, and support government staff performing similar duties. Desired qualifications: BA or BS degree required.  Experience working in an all source environment.  Familiarity with Intelligence Community tradecraft, conventions, and standards. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-MLRA-13-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
4-FLRA-12-16Farsi Linguist/Research AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Farsi Linguist/Research Analyst with experience dealing with cyber-related activity.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Advanced ability to read and write Farsi.  Successful applicant will provide translations of Farsi language materials, provide all-source analysis of Iranian cyber-related activity, draft reports, analyze information shortfalls, and support government staff performing similar duties. Desired qualifications: BA or BS degree required.  Experience working in an all source environment.  Familiarity with Intelligence Community tradecraft, conventions, and standards. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-FLRA-12-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
2-FDA-64-17FEMA Data AnalystWashington DCSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a FEMA Data Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Position Overview: The successful applicant will provide valuable analytic support in regards to data analysis efforts to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to protect against acts of terrorism and will be a key member of CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRA).  U.S. citizenship and a Secret clearance are required.   Required qualifications:
  • Must possess excellent writing skills and be able to clearly convey complex concepts to non-technical audiences.
  • Strong Excel skills (advanced formulas, pivot tables, etc.) and ability to work with and manage large data sets.
  • Experienced in data visualization, extraction, cleansing, and analysis.
  • Must be able to work well under tight deadlines and in a team environment.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Experience with the following data analysis tools is desired: SQL Server, Access, R, SAS, ArcGIS.
  • Knowledge or experience working with data relating to economic/financial analysis, military personnel, port facilities, waterborne commerce, mass transit agencies, and critical infrastructure/key resources, threats from terrorism, environmental hazards, or spatial analysis will be considered strength for this position.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-FDA-64-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-DFIE-51-17DHS DOMEX Forensic IT EngineerBethesda, MDTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a DHS DOMEX Forensic IT Engineer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:   DHS I&A is seeking support to its DOMEX collection, analysis, and reporting program. Forensic IT Engineers will develop and expand DHS DOMEX technical capabilities.   Desired qualifications:  
  • Bachelor's Degree with at least 25 years of experience OR MA w/ 20yrs experience
  • Experience with computer forensics and technology exploitation, including media ingest, conversion, and normalization
  • Proficiency with digital forensic tools
  • Knowledge of computer operating systems, hardware, software, and networks, including downloading, testing, and installing software updates
  • Experience with examination of computers and digital devices, including extracting information from digital formats
  • Proficiency with procurement, installation, configuration, and maintenance of data storage
  • Advanced skills in digital forensics and technical DOMEX, including operating, maintaining, and supporting commercial-off-the-shelf forensic software
  • 4 years of general programming experience, including DOMEX-focused technical programming
  • Experience with Python, Perl, Unix-based, R, C#, C++, .Net, HTML CSS, Tableau, FOSS software that interacts with SQL-based databases, Linux or Windows software development, inter-process communication socket programming multithreading, multicore CPU software architecture, and Guidance Software’s EnScript language
  • Knowledge of EO 12333
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-DFIE-51-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
8-PA-56-16Program AnalystFort Belvoir, VATop SecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:   Provide project analysis/support to assist the department leadership in the development and execution of current and future requirements. Primary tasks include:
  • Manage correspondence process and develop/submit coordinated responses for a wide range of actions using automated (SharePoint based) tools;
  • Assist planning and execution of the Directorate’s strategic management and communications initiatives as well coordination of these efforts;
  • Support daily synchronization of the Directorate with the rest of the Agency, DoD Components, and inter-agency efforts
  • Provide assistance in identifying opportunities where the Directorate can improve its operations, and/or recommendations where it may assist with various stakeholders’ requirements/programs
  • Support program management requirements, provide planning and analytical support, and assist with the development, management and maintenance of the Directorate’s SharePoint site;
  • Assist planning, coordination, and execution of Directorate events;
  • Assist Directorate leadership with development and implementation of near and long-term goals and objectives.
  Desired qualifications:
  • At least five (5) years of experience in planning and analytical support, records management, task allotment and tracking, and quality control and assurance.
  • Experience in understanding organizational requirements and relationships and have a general familiarity with DoD processes.
  • Demonstrated understanding of staff procedures and processes, problem solving and overcoming technical difficulties such as changes in approach, criteria, and requirements.
  • Experienced in MS SharePoint.
  Additional Comments:
  • Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F
  • Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-PA-56-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
8-RAML-51-16Requirements Analyst, Mid-LevelMcLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Analyst, Mid-Level.   U.S. Citizenship and existing TS/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE is absolutely required.   Required qualifications:   CENTRA is seeking a mid-level Requirements Analyst to support the customer’s efforts to provide an independent source of system, program and cost analyses and to monitor the overall planning, programming, and budget process across the IC.  The Requirements Analyst will provide support for:
  • Reviewing or conduct top-level requirements analyses for major systems acquisitions and new initiatives
  • Reviewing or conduct alternative analyses on major systems acquisitions
  • Ensuring IC capabilities requirements for funded acquisitions are documented and follow the IC Capability Requirements (ICCR) process.
  • Providing assessments of proposed policy changes.
  • Improve and promote processes and standards.
The Requirements Analyst will work with the customer to facilitate implementation and maturation of the ICCR process to including supporting alternative analyses, requirements formulations, requirements tracking, evaluation, and validation, as well as budget and planning.   Desired qualifications:  
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree from an accredited college/university, preferably in a scientific or technical field.
  • 5 years of work experience related to requirements analysis, including experience in at least one collection discipline (GEOINT, SIGINT, MASINT, Open Source, or HUMINT) or as an all-source collection manager or analyst with collection knowledge.
  • 1 year of experience working in the IC either as an employee or a contractor.
  • A thorough understanding of the roles, responsibilities, and working of the IC.
  • Strong communication skills, interpersonal, teamwork, and independent problem solving skills.
  • Experience working multiple headquarters-level tasks, preferably across various agencies.
  • Well-developed writing and briefing skills.
  • Excellent research and statistical analysis skills.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-RAML-51-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
8-ORA-52-16Operations Research Analyst, Mid-LevelMcLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Operations Research Analyst, Mid-Level.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:  
  • CENTRA is seeking a mid-level Operations Research Analyst (ORA) to support the customer’s efforts to provide an independent source of system, program and cost analyses and to monitor the overall planning, programming, and budget process across the IC. The ORA will provide support for:
  • Conducting long-range analyses of IC capabilities, programs, plans and alternatives.
  • Leading analytical issue team studies using qualitative and quantitative analysis
  • Developing best practices, standards, and analytical methods for IC analyses
  • Providing analytical support to other strategy, policy or review efforts.
  • The mid-level ORA will work with the customer in planning and conducting independent studies and analyses of IC capabilities. The analyst will use sound analytic methods, incorporating effective data visualization methods.  This includes presenting clear alternatives, cost, and mission impacts; devising a common basis for comparing options, and providing an analytic basis for proposed solutions.
  Desired qualifications:  
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree from an accredited college/university in Operations Research or related technical field.
  • 5 years of work experience related to Operations Research, including expertise in operations research analysis skills and techniques, especially those concerning cost-effectiveness analysis.
  • 1 year of experience working in the IC either as an employee or a contractor.
  • A thorough understanding of the roles, responsibilities, and working of the IC.
  • Strong communication skills, interpersonal, teamwork, and independent problem solving skills.
  • Experience working multiple headquarters-level tasks, preferably across various agencies.
  • Well-developed writing and briefing skills.
  • Excellent research and statistical analysis skills.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-ORA-52-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
8-SORA-53-16Subject Matter Expert, Operations Research AnalystMcLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Subject Matter Expert, Operations Research Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:  
  • CENTRA is seeking an Operations Research Analyst (ORA) SME to support the customer’s efforts to provide an independent source of system, program and cost analyses and to monitor the overall planning, programming, and budget process across the IC. The ORA SME will provide support for:
  • Conducting long-range analyses of IC capabilities, programs, plans and alternatives.
  • Leading analytical issue team studies using qualitative and quantitative analysis
  • Developing best practices, standards, and analytical methods for IC analyses
  • Providing analytical support to other strategy, policy or review efforts.
  • The ORA SME will work with the customer in planning and conducting independent studies and analyses of IC capabilities. The analyst will use sound analytic methods, incorporating effective data visualization methods.  This includes presenting clear alternatives, cost, and mission impacts; devising a common basis for comparing options, and providing an analytic basis for proposed solutions.
  Desired qualifications:  
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree from an accredited college/university in Operations Research or related technical field.
  • 10 years of work experience related to Operations Research, including expertise in operations research analysis skills and techniques, especially those concerning cost-effectiveness analysis.
  • 3 year of experience working in the IC either as an employee or a contractor.
  • 10 years of work experience in Operations Research.
  • A thorough understanding of the roles, responsibilities, and working of the IC.
  • Strong communication skills, interpersonal, teamwork, and independent problem solving skills.
  • Experience working multiple headquarters-level tasks, preferably across various agencies.
  • Executive level writing and briefing skills.
  • Excellent research and statistical analysis skills.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-SORA-53-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
8-ORAS-55-16Senior Operations Research AnalystMcLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Operations Research Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/ SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:  
  • CENTRA is seeking a senior-level Operations Research Analyst (ORA) to support the customer’s efforts to provide an independent source of system, program and cost analyses and to monitor the overall planning, programming, and budget process across the IC. The senior-level ORA will provide support for:
  • Conducting long-range analyses of IC capabilities, programs, plans and alternatives.
  • Leading analytical issue team studies using qualitative and quantitative analysis
  • Developing best practices, standards, and analytical methods for IC analyses
  • Providing analytical support to other strategy, policy or review efforts.
  • The senior-level ORA will work with the customer in planning and conducting independent studies and analyses of IC capabilities. The analyst will use sound analytic methods, incorporating effective data visualization methods.  This includes presenting clear alternatives, cost, and mission impacts; devising a common basis for comparing options, and providing an analytic basis for proposed solutions.
  Desired qualifications:  
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree from an accredited college/university in Operations Research or related technical field.
  • 10 years of work experience related to Operations Research, including expertise in operations research analysis skills and techniques, especially those concerning cost-effectiveness analysis.
  • 3 year of experience working in the IC either as an employee or a contractor.
  • A thorough understanding of the roles, responsibilities, and working of the IC.
  • Strong communication skills, interpersonal, teamwork, and independent problem solving skills.
  • Experience working multiple headquarters-level tasks, preferably across various agencies.
  • Executive level writing and briefing skills.
  • Excellent research and statistical analysis skills.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-ORAS-55-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
8-ITA-54-16IT Administrator, Mid-LevelMcLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an IT Administrator, Mid-Level.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:   CENTRA is seeking a mid-level IT Administrator to support the customer’s efforts to provide an independent source of system, program and cost analyses and to monitor the overall planning, programming, and budget process across the IC.  to the IT Administrator will provide support for:
  • Enhancing access to data and databases and provide data as a service.
  • Developing analytic software and other tools to enhance analysis.
  • Maintaining hardware and software for secure mobile devices.
  • Developing and integrating software applications for secure mobile devices.
  • Identifying new data sources for integration. Identifying, evaluating, and exercising new analytic methodologies.
  Desired qualifications:  
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related information systems technology field.
  • 5 years of work experience related to the technical area.
  • 1 year of experience working in the IC either as an employee or a contractor.
  • Experience supporting IC classified and unclassified information systems, including secure mobile devices.
  • Experience supporting senior US Government clients in a time-sensitive, fast-paced environment.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-ITA-54-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
2-IAH-34-16DHS Intelligence Analyst – HomelandArlington VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a DHS Intelligence Analyst - Homeland.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:   CENTRA Technology Inc.is looking for a Mid-level Intelligence Analyst to work on site with a Department of Homeland Security Office of Intelligence and Analysis and to support the counterterrorism mission.  US Citizenship and a current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility are required.   Desired qualifications:  
  • Must have at least 4+ years’ experience with a bachelor’s degree OR 3+ years’ experience with a Master’s degree OR at least 1+ years’ experience with a PhD..
  • Minimum 2 years’ IC experience in analytic fields related to: US border security, legal and illicit immigration, counter-narcotics, smuggling, and trade security.
  • Demonstrated ability to write for a wide range of audiences to include executive consumers of intelligence.
  • Ability to author products requiring little or no editing; demonstrated ability to summarize and present complex issues in written and graphical forms in an accurate, concise manner.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with officials at all levels in an inter-agency environment and the ability to find and forge consensus on complex and contentious issues and conflicting bureaucratic interests.
  • Familiarity with IC computer systems and databases is required, with knowledge of unique DHS systems and databases highly desirable; high level of proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Experience producing finished all-source analytical intelligence products in accordance with IC analytical standards for senior U.S. government officials and customers with varying access to classified information.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-IAH-34-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
2-PAIS-30-16Program Analyst, Information SharingWashington DC areaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Program Analyst, Information   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:   DHS I&A requires a mid-level Intelligence Analyst to advise and support its role in interagency information sharing activities. These include interaction with the Program Manager for the Information Sharing Environment (PM-ISE), the White House, and multiple coordination or governance bodies. The responsibilities would include providing:  
  • Track and ensure participation of the appropriate personnel in all meetings
  • Analyze interagency efforts and prepare DHS personnel for meetings
  • Track and coordinate responses to interagency requests for information on policies or programs
  • Assess interagency efforts and make recommendations for DHS policy and actions
  • Support to communications packages, to include working with Excel and PowerPoint to visualize and explain interagency or DHS activities
  • Support to developing DHS policy for information sharing.
 
  • Knowledge of interagency information sharing governance bodies are desired but not required.
  Desired qualifications:   Minimum of 3 years with Masters OR 5 years with a Bachelor   CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-PAIS-30-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
7-PFM-29-16Programs Financial ManagerSuitland, MDTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Programs Financial Manager. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications:
  • Provide financial management support to the technology acquisition office of a DoD Service Level Intelligence Command. Role is a SETA position providing advisory services to the Command's IT PMO & CIO. Support budget analysis, planning and execution of acquisition funding across a range of technical acquisition programs.
  • Recommend proposals for dealing with areas of possible improvements, researches and analyzes relevant facts, and formulates conclusions, for shortfalls or over-expenditures or acquisition solutions, and assist/advise with the management of resources accordingly. Provide procedural and program guidance to Contracting Officer Representatives (CORs) and project managers regarding procurement processes and financial data requirements and allocation
  • Provide advice and assistance across the full spectrum of contract management, support, and funding, preparing financial documents, and routing final approved documents through acquisition channels for contract award
  • Track Spend Plans and brief leadership monthly on contract / program status for multiple prime contractors and related programs of record.
  • Assist in the financial monitoring, oversight and reporting (e.g., personnel travel; tracking commitments, obligations and expenditures; CPI (cost performance index) and SPI (schedule performance index), contractor cost data, burn rates, trends, and shortfalls)
  • Cross-analyze program execution metrics with resource allocation and provide advisory and assistance on how programs can increase efficiencies
  • Support long-term budget planning as required
Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in business administration or accounting
  • 5+ years of experience managing federal contracts with IT requirements
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
  • Experience as a COR or COTR on complex IT acquisition programs is desired
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.

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2-DFIRA-27-16DHS Foreign Investment Risk AnalystWashington DC areaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for DHS Foreign Investment Risk Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: The individual holding the position will form part of a multidisciplinary team advising the Director for Foreign Investment Risk Management (FIRM), the Assistant Secretary for Policy, and other senior DHS leadership on the national security risks posed by transactions before the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), the informal interagency working group known as Team Telecom and related transactional risk management programs, particularly as they relate to direct DHS equities and critical infrastructure for which DHS has Sector-Specific Agency responsibilities under Presidential Policy Directive 21. The position holder will be involved in all facets of the case review process including: intra and interagency coordination; senior leadership briefing and preparation; threat, vulnerability, consequence, and risk analysis; risk mitigation strategy development and implementation; and compliance monitoring and enforcement. The position may involve some domestic and international travel (typically 3-5 days every few months) to support risk mitigation compliance monitoring and enforcement activities.   Desired qualifications:
  • Master’s degree (business/public policy/international affairs/national security) or juris doctor (JD) plus 4-6 years professional experience strongly preferred.
  • No specific professional background is required, but beneficial previous professional experience includes:
  • Legal/paralegal work (particularly in a large law firm context)
  • Auditing/corporate compliance
  • Security risk analysis
  • Financial intelligence
  • Export controls
  • Cybersecurity/telecoms policy
  • Candidates should also be comfortable working under tight and immutable deadlines, as the work requires significant direct interaction with the client regarding important time-sensitive tasks involving proprietary business sensitive and classified information.
  • Strong candidates will possess some combination of the following knowledge and experience:
  • Broad working knowledge of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS),
  • Broad understanding of homeland security issues and programs
  • Broad working knowledge of the telecommunications industry and cybersecurity issues
  • Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership
  • Intra- and interagency coordination experience
  • Experience as an intelligence consumer
  • Candidates should possess demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, analysis, and writing skills and be:
  • Well-organized
  • Detail-oriented
  • Team-focused
  Additional Comments: The position has a standard work schedule, with potential but very rare requirements for evening or weekend work.  The primary work location will be DHS Headquarters at the Nebraska Avenue Complex (NAC), though the position requires frequent attendance at meetings throughout the DC metro area and potentially some domestic and international travel.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-DFIRA-27-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
10-DS-28-16Data ScientistArlington VATS/SCI w/ polyUS Citizenship and a current TS/SCI clearance with Poly are required for the position. Courage Services, a CENTRA Technology company, is looking for a Data Scientist who:
  • Brings passion, comfort with ambiguity, and desire to solve problems that matter.
  • Communicates ideas in a clear and concise manner to diverse audiences.
  • Has the ability to excel in fast pace environment
  • Maintains a current TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph (no exceptions)
Required Qualifications:
  • MS or equivalent in Computer Science, Applied Math and Statistics, Computer Engineering, with 2 years of relevant work, or a BS in the same disciplines with 4 years of relevant work experience
  • Working knowledge of any three of the following programming languages: Python, Scala, PHP, Ruby, JAVA, HTML, or Javascript.
  • Working knowledge of one of the following statistical/mathematical software packages: R and/or SAS
  • Working knowledge of any two of the following programming languages: C++, C, C#, Visual Basic, and Visual Basic with Applications, SQL.
  • Experience with Apache Spark, Flink, Storm, Kafka and Hadoop
  • Experience delivering solutions using AWS
Desired Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of Geographic Information Systems such as ArcGIS
  • Familiarity with NLP and data–driven predictive model development
Courage Services Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 10-DS-28-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
8-SEP-45-16Senior Exercise PlannerFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Exercise Planner.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Assist in the development and execution of exercises comprised of event design, planning, preparation, execution, and evaluation, to include table-top exercises (TTX), senior leader seminars (SLS), and other activities as required. Primary tasks include support to the Senior Exercise Planner:  
  • Organizing, coordinating, executing, and supporting meetings, planning exercises, and providing evaluation testing, studies, and crisis support and emergency responses pertaining to CBRN mitigation, response, and recovery operations, This shall include providing support and administration to working groups, conferences, and pre-/post-meeting support.
  • Assist in the development, maintenance, execution and presentation of the CBRN accident and incident response procedures courses.
  • Review, validate, assess, and assist in the development CBRN accident and incident response policy and procedures.
  • Plan, organize, coordinate, execute and track multiple concurrent training, exercises, tabletop exercises (TTXs), workshops, seminars, meetings and conferences.
  • Review agreements, joint plans and other documents at the strategic, operational and tactical levels of command and control.
  • Oversee implementation and effectiveness of CBRN incident readiness through participation in and support to the senior level CBRN accident and incident response and recovery exercises and training, and high-level interagency working groups and conferences.
Desired qualifications:  
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of practical experience in DOD and US Government Interagency exercises, such as the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Exercise Program, Combatant Commanders Exercises, and the National Exercise Programs related to CBRN Responses.
  • Experience as a professional on a multi- disciplinary team.
  • Experience with all aspects of organizing, planning, and executing DOD and Interagency exercises.
  • Subject matter expertise in planning and execution of joint CBRN defense training at the combatant commands and/or component commands levels.
  • Experience leading Exercise Planning, Development, and Execution efforts inclusive of Full Scale, Command Post, Table Top Exercises, the Joint Event Life Cycle Management, Planning Conference Organization, Exercise Plan Development and Master Scenario of Events List Development and documenting events (e.g. AARs, programmatic strategic documentation, Master Scenario Events List (MSEL), Joint Training Information Management System (JTIMS), information papers).
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
Additional Comments (Include anticipated non-standard offer requirements):
  • Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F
  • Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA
  Desired Requirements: 
  • Willingness to travel worldwide within 24 hours of notification
  • Maintain a standard level of deployment readiness to include training and medical certifications.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-SEP-45-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
8-BPA-43-16Budget and Program AnalystFort Belvoir, VASecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Budget and Program Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Provide budget and program support to assist the department leadership in the development and execution of current and future requirements. Primary tasks include:
  • Provide advice and assistance to the Division Chief, Branch Chiefs and project managers on their assigned areas of responsibility (e.g., logistics, Military Interdepartmental Purchase Requests (MIPRs), Inter Agency Cost Reimbursement Orders (IACROs), program plans, procedures, policies, program expenditures, programs and contracts)
  • Recommend proposals for dealing with areas of possible improvements, researches and analyzes relevant facts, and formulates conclusions, for shortfalls or over-expenditures or acquisition solutions, and assist/advise with the management of resources accordingly. Provide procedural and program guidance to Contracting Officer Representatives (CORs) and project managers regarding procurement processes and financial data requirements and allocation
  • Provide advice and assistance to the Division across the full spectrum of contract management, support, and funding, preparing financial documents, MIPRs & IACROs, and routing final approved documents through acquisition channels for contract award
  • Track annual Spend Plans
  • Assist in the financial monitoring, oversight and reporting (e.g., personnel travel; tracking commitments, obligations and expenditures; contractor cost data, burn rates, trends, and shortfalls)
  • Cross-analyze program execution metrics with resource allocation and provide advisory and assistance on how programs can increase efficiencies
  • Support long-term budget planning as required
  • Support short-turn budget drills/taskers
  Required qualifications:  
  • Bachelor’s degree; advanced degree relevant to position requirements preferred
  • At least five (5) years of experience providing analytical, technical, and administrative duties in the phases of the budgetary process, to include budget formulation and justification, presentation and enactment, or execution.
  • Experience with monitoring an organization's budget, programs, and/or the full scope of budgetary operations for the organizational component as well as the development of budgetary guidance
  • Familiarity with the FAR/DFAR, PPBE, and Nuclear/CBRNE community is desired
  • Ability to produce products requiring little or no editing; demonstrated ability to summarize and present complex issues in written and graphical forms in an accurate, concise, and straightforward manner
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with officials at all levels and across several agencies and the ability to find and forge consensus on complex and contentious issues and conflicting bureaucratic interests
Additional Comments:
  • Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F
  • Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA
  Desired Requirements: 
  • Professional certification in budget or financial management activities
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-BPA-43-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
8-TCSA-47-16Tactical CBRN Senior AnalystFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Tactical CBRN Senior Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Provide CBRN technical expertise, CWMD doctrinal and planning support, consequence of execution assessments, and CBRN hazard prediction analysis capabilities to determine worst case and/or most likely effects and to assist with crisis action planning in developing courses of action for resolving CBRN situations. Also to ensure the Agency can provide trained, equipped, and organized CBRN advisory capabilities for DoD components, interagency partners, and operational commanders for anticipated or emergent requirements. The employee provides rapid, worldwide deployable, 24/7 operational and technical expertise to augment CMAT Ready Teams and assist CBRN Response support to combatant commands and joint task forces through on-site operational advice, training, exercises, and reach back.   Primary duties include:    
  • Serve as a trusted Agent to government leadership and personnel in the execution of the CMAT mission.
  • Be assigned to a CMAT Ready Team one (1) month every four (4) months, capable of deploying worldwide within 4 hours of notification.
  • Serve as part of a worldwide deployable team within CMAT to advise and assist government personnel during exercises and real-world operations on WMD/CBRN incidents, with specific emphasis on mitigation, response, and recovery efforts.
  • Maintain a standard level of deployment readiness to include training and medical certifications.
  • Develop and present briefing materials, white papers, presentations and other forms of communication to senior leadership, the Interagency or foreign governments upon request on WMD incidents and their impact.
  • Support the planning, coordination and execution of the CMAT mission with the Combatant Commands, Components, Joint Task Forces, the Interagency and foreign partners.
  • Conduct research for use in a wide variety of technical publications and planning documents.
  • Operate and interpret computer models on WMD incidents (prediction and post-blast).
  • Attain and maintain all training certifications to meet CMAT mission objective (including specific CMAT Training Requirements.)
  Desired qualifications:  
    • Experience and discipline applicable to CBRN Defense and a minimum of ten (10) years of practical experience as a professional on a multi- disciplinary team.
    • Subject matter expertise in support of the planning and execution of joint CBRN defense training at the combatant commands, component commands, Joint task forces and/or foreign partners.
    • CBRN technical expertise, CWMD doctrinal and planning support, consequence of execution assessments, and CBRN hazard prediction analysis capabilities to determine worst case and/or most likely effects and to assist with crisis action planning in developing courses of action for resolving CBRN situations.
    • Experience conducting research for use in a wide variety of technical publications and knowledge and understanding of CBRN and allied fields in support of all customer mission-oriented business functions, programs, or initiatives (including Multi-Service Tactics, Techniques and Procedure publications, Joint Publications, and Allied Technical Publications).
    • Experience coordinating with outside sources to ensure that technical documentation is accurate and complete, meets editorial guidelines and Government specifications, and adheres to standards for quality, graphics, coverage, format, and style.
    • Knowledge of the development and/or enhancement of CBRN Defense, Combating WMD, CBRN Consequence Management (CM), Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA), and Medical CBRN Defense curriculum and wargaming, to include operating and interpreting computer models on WMD incidents (prediction and post-blast).
    • Available, on short notice, to deploy in support of CMAT Assessments, be part of the CBRN Military Advisory Teams, and perform all duties required.
    Additional Comments (Include anticipated non-standard offer requirements):
  • Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F
  • Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA
  Desired Requirements: 
  • Willingness to travel worldwide within 24 hours of notification
  • Maintain a standard level of deployment readiness to include training and medical certifications.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-TCSA-47-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
8-SEA-50-16Strategic CBRN (CP2) AnalystFort Belvoir, VASecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Strategic CBRN (CP2) Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   The CBRN Preparedness Program (CP2) increases the tactical, operational, and strategic capabilities of partner nations to respond to and mitigate the effects of WMD incidents. It further, supports Combatant Command (CCMDs) Intermediate Military Objectives and Lines of Effort focused on aiding partner nations in building capacity and capability to respond to and mitigate WMD threats.  CP2’s mission is to improve the CCMD’s ability to provide targeted CBRN preparedness assistance to Partner Nations (PNs) before, during, and after a CBRN incident.  The specialist will provide the following support to CP2: Required qualifications:  
  • Develop technical guidance and plans on the CCMDs areas of responsibilities.
  • Develop and track program metrics to capture essential program execution data.
  • Review CCMD Theater Campaign Plans (TCPs) and derive proposed training objectives and events in support of the TCPs.
  • Coordinates with CCMD country desk officers and other staff members.
  • Advise on process improvement to increase efficiencies and provide higher quality products to the end-user.
  • Standardize, track, and support the implementation of Country Engagement Plans for designated National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) Section 1204 Partner Nations
  • Review and advise on agreements, joint plans and other documents at the strategic, operational and tactical levels of command and control.
  • Increase effectiveness of knowledge management tools to increase document sharing, transparency in operations, and metric tracking.
  • Provide support for facilitating interagency communications, training and aiding the Division to ensure cohesive, effective, and efficient responses to CBRN accidents and incidents across other government agencies.
  • Provide pre-mission advisory and assistance to support strategic plans development for new country engagement.
  • Lead execution of engagements and/or equipment delivery in partner nations.
  • Advise in the implementation and effectiveness of CP2 engagement execution through participation and oversight.
  • Assist in development and delivery of after-action and trip reports.
  • Provide advisory assistance on on-going Interagency activities in the region and how CP2 can best collaborate with complementing programs.
  • Track metrics for country-level execution.
  • Assist DTRA Leadership with developing or adapting web based systems to capture/record planned events, outcomes, metrics and other vital data, and enable these systems to integrate with existing DTRA tools such as SharePoint.
Desired qualifications:  
    • Needs CBRN analytic/defense experience and a minimum of five (5) years of practical experience in engagement plan development.
    • Experience with assisting in the organization, planning, and execution of international engagements, overseeing classroom instruction, and development of tailored engagement plans.
    • Expertise in support of the planning and execution of joint CBRN defense training at the combatant commands, component commands, Joint task forces and partner nations.
    • Expertise to advise and assist Leadership with coordination to synchronize and integrate both the Strategic and Implementation Plan with DTRA’s and Geographic Combatant Commander’s Theater Campaign Plans and other U.S. Government agencies.
    • Knowledge in the development and/or enhancement of CBRN Defense, Combating WMD, CBRN Consequence Management (CM), Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA), and Medical CBRN Defense curriculum.
    Additional Comments (Include anticipated non-standard offer requirements):
  • Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F
  • Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA
  Desired Requirements: 
  • Willingness to travel worldwide within 24 hours of notification
  • Maintain a standard level of deployment readiness to include training and medical certifications.
    CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-SEA-50-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
8-EP-46-16Exercise PlannerFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Exercise Planner.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Assist in the development and execution of exercises comprised of event design, planning, preparation, execution, and evaluation, to include table-top exercises (TTX), senior leader seminars (SLS), and other activities as required.   Primary tasks include support to the Senior Exercise Planner:  
  • Organizing, coordinating, executing, and supporting meetings, planning exercises, and providing evaluation testing, studies, and crisis support and emergency responses pertaining to CBRN mitigation, response, and recovery operations, This shall include providing support and administration to working groups, conferences, and pre-/post-meeting support.
  • Assist in the development, maintenance, execution and presentation of the CBRN accident and incident response procedures courses.
  • Review, validate, assess, and assist in the development CBRN accident and incident response policy and procedures.
  • Plan, organize, coordinate, execute and track multiple concurrent training, exercises, tabletop exercises (TTXs), workshops, seminars, meetings and conferences.
  • Review agreements, joint plans and other documents at the strategic, operational and tactical levels of command and control.
  • Oversee implementation and effectiveness of CBRN incident readiness through participation in and support to the senior level CBRN accident and incident response and recovery exercises and training, and high-level interagency working groups and conferences.
  Desired qualifications:  
  • Minimum of five (5) years of practical experience in DOD exercises, and platform instruction.
  • Experience organizing, planning, and executing DOD exercises, and classroom instruction related to CBRN Responses.
  • Expertise in support of the planning and execution of joint CBRN defense training at the combatant commands and/or component commands.
  • Experience assisting in Exercise Planning, Development, and Execution efforts inclusive of Full Scale, Command Post, Table Top Exercises, the Joint Event Life Cycle Management, Planning Conference Organization, Exercise Plan Development and Master Scenario of Events List Development, documenting events (e.g. AARs, programmatic strategic documentation, Master Scenario Events List (MSEL), Joint Training Information Management System (JTIMS),and information papers).
  • Ability to work independently at the highest level of all phases of documentation
Additional Comments (Include anticipated non-standard offer requirements):
  • Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F
  • Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA
Desired Requirements: 
  • Willingness to travel worldwide within 24 hours of notification
  • Maintain a standard level of deployment readiness to include training and medical certifications.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-EP-46-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
8-TCA-48-16Tactical CBRN AnalystFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Tactical CBRN Analyst. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Provide CBRN technical expertise, CWMD doctrinal and planning support, consequence of execution assessments, and CBRN hazard prediction analysis capabilities to determine worst case and/or most likely effects and to assist with crisis action planning in developing courses of action for resolving CBRN situations. Also to ensure the Agency can provide trained, equipped, and organized CBRN advisory capabilities for DoD components, interagency partners, and operational commanders for anticipated or emergent requirements. The employee provides rapid, worldwide deployable, 24/7 operational and technical expertise to augment CMAT Ready Teams and assist CBRN Response support to combatant commands and joint task forces through on-site operational advice, training, exercises, and reach back.   Primary duties include:  
  • Serve as a trusted Agent to government leadership and personnel in the execution of the CMAT mission.
  • Be assigned to a CMAT Ready Team one (1) month every four (4) months, capable of deploying worldwide within 4 hours of notification.
  • Serve as part of a worldwide deployable team within CMAT to advise and assist government personnel during exercises and real-world operations on WMD/CBRN incidents, with specific emphasis on mitigation, response, and recovery efforts.
  • Maintain a standard level of deployment readiness to include training and medical certifications.
  • Develop and present briefing materials, white papers, presentations and other forms of communication to senior leadership, the Interagency or foreign governments upon request on WMD incidents and their impact.
  • Support the planning, coordination and execution of the CMAT mission with the Combatant Commands, Components, Joint Task Forces, the Interagency and foreign partners.
  • Conduct research for use in a wide variety of technical publications and planning documents.
  • Operate and interpret computer models on WMD incidents (prediction and post-blast).
  • Attain and maintain all training certifications to meet CMAT mission objective (including specific CMAT Training Requirements.)
  Desired qualifications:  
  • Experience and discipline applicable to CBRN Defense and a minimum of five (5) years of practical experience as a professional on a multi- disciplinary team.
  • Expertise in supporting the planning and execution of joint CBRN defense training at the combatant commands, component commands, and/or foreign partners.
  • CBRN technical expertise and CBRN hazard prediction analysis capabilities to determine worst case and/or most likely effects and to assist with crisis action planning in developing courses of action for resolving CBRN situations.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the subject matter and allied fields in support of all customer mission-oriented business functions, programs, or initiatives to include but not limited to Multi-Service Tactics, Techniques and Procedure publications, Joint Publications, and Allied Technical Publications.
  • Experience with coordination with outside sources as needed and ensure that technical documentation is accurate and complete, meets editorial guidelines and Government specifications, and adheres to standards for quality, graphics, coverage, format, and style.
  • Expert knowledge of the development and/or enhancement of CBRN Defense, Combating WMD, CBRN Consequence Management (CM), Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA), and Medical CBRN Defense curriculum and wargaming to include operating and interpreting computer models on WMD incidents (prediction and post-blast).
  • Available, on short notice, to deploy in support CMAT Assessments, be part of the CBRN Military Advisory Teams, and perform all duties required.
Additional Comments (Include anticipated non-standard offer requirements):
  • Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F
  • Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA
  Desired Requirements: 
  • Willingness to travel worldwide within 24 hours of notification
  • Maintain a standard level of deployment readiness to include training and medical certifications.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-TCA-48-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
8-SCSA-49-16Strategic CBRN (CP2) Senior AnalystFort Belvoir, VASecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Strategic CBRN (CP2) Senior Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   The CBRN Preparedness Program (CP2) increases the tactical, operational, and strategic capabilities of partner nations to respond to and mitigate the effects of WMD incidents. It further, supports Combatant Command (CCMDs) Intermediate Military Objectives and Lines of Effort focused on aiding partner nations in building capacity and capability to respond to and mitigate WMD threats.  CP2’s mission is to improve the CCMD’s ability to provide targeted CBRN preparedness assistance to Partner Nations (PNs) before, during, and after a CBRN incident.  The specialist will provide the following support to CP2: Required qualifications:  
    • Provide strategic planning support for program execution across all six (6) geographic CCMDs.
    • Develop technical guidance and plans on the CCMDs areas of responsibilities.
    • Develop and track program metrics to capture essential program execution data.
    • Review CCMD Theater Campaign Plans (TCPs) and derive proposed training objectives and events in support of the TCPs.
    • Coordinates with CCMD country desk officers and other staff members.
    • Advise on process improvement to increase efficiencies and provide higher quality products to the end-user.
    • Standardize, track, and support the implementation of Country Engagement Plans for designated National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) Section 1204 Partner Nations
    • Review and advise on agreements, joint plans and other documents at the strategic, operational and tactical levels of command and control.
    • Increase effectiveness of knowledge management tools to increase document sharing, transparency in operations, and metric tracking.
    • Provide support for facilitating interagency communications, training and aiding the Division to ensure cohesive, effective, and efficient responses to CBRN accidents and incidents across other government agencies.
    • Provide pre-mission advisory and assistance to support strategic plans development for new country engagement.
    • Lead execution of engagements and/or equipment delivery in partner nations.
    • Advise in the implementation and effectiveness of CP2 engagement execution through participation and oversight.
    • Assist in development and delivery of after-action and trip reports.
    • Provide advisory assistance on on-going Interagency activities in the region and how CP2 can best collaborate with complementing programs.
    • Track metrics for country-level execution.
    • Assist DTRA Leadership with developing or adapting web based systems to capture/record planned events, outcomes, metrics and other vital data, and enable these systems to integrate with existing DTRA tools such as SharePoint.
    Desired qualifications:  
  • Experience and discipline applicable to CBRN Defense and a minimum of ten (10) years of practical experience in engagement plan development.
  • Experience in all aspects of organizing, planning, and executing DOD, Interagency and Partner Nation events.
  • Subject matter expertise in support of the planning and execution of joint CBRN defense training events at the combatant commands, component commands, Joint task forces and partner nation level.
  • Experience coordinating with outside sources as needed to: ensure that technical documentation is accurate and complete; develop plans for Strategic Partner Nation (PN) engagement support requirements; support multiple PN engagements simultaneously; advise on assessments of PN CBRN capabilities; and provide PN CBRN workshop recommendations.
  • Capable of providing expert advice and assistance to Leadership with coordination to synchronize and integrate both the Strategic and Implementation Plan with DTRA’s and Geographic Combatant Commander’s Theater Campaign Plans and other U.S. Government agencies.
  • Expert knowledge in the development and/or enhancement of CBRN Defense, Combating WMD, CBRN Consequence Management (CM), Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA), and Medical CBRN Defense curriculum.
  Additional Comments (Include anticipated non-standard offer requirements):
  • Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F
  • Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA
  Desired Requirements: 
  • Willingness to travel worldwide within 24 hours of notification
  • Maintain a standard level of deployment readiness to include training and medical certifications.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-SCSA-49-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
2-TAO-49-17TSA Administrative OfficerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Administrative Officer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI Clearance are absolutely required.   DHS TSA is seeking an individual to serve as a senior administrative officer to provide program management office (PMO) support to an entity tasked with coordinating intra- and inter-agency activities. This individual will support administration and facilitation of integrated project teams/working groups.   Required qualifications:  
  • BA/BS degree required with 10(+) yrs. experience
  • Experience providing administrative support to senior officials / executives, including scheduling meetings, developing agendas, and tracking calendars.
  • Experience with coordinating meeting logistics (classified and unclassified), including tracking attendance and submitting visitor request forms
  • Experience with SharePoint sites, primarily maintaining and updating information regularly
  • Experience supporting the facilitation of Integrated Project Teams and Working Groups, including tracking attendance, taking notes, and preparing meeting minutes
  • Experience supporting the development of white papers, charters, and action plans
  • Experience drafting and coordinating requirements across multiple offices
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • TSA and/or DHS experience is strongly preferred
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-TAO-49-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
2-DOA-24-16DHS DOMEX AnalystBethesda, MDTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a DOMEX Analyst. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required. Required qualifications: DHS I&A is seeking support to its DOMEX collection, analysis, and reporting program. DOMEX analysts will execute a broad range of DOMEX tasks in support of this program. Desired qualifications:
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of DOMEX processes, technologies, stakeholders, and/or analytic techniques is strongly preferred
  • Experience with research, intelligence reporting, requirements evaluation and reporting systems
  • Experience with counterterrorism and Homeland Security intelligence topics
  • Knowledge of EO 12333
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-DOA-24-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
2-OSCR-22-16Open Source Collector – RussianWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Open Source Collector - Russian. U.S. Citizenship and TS clearance are absolutely required.  SCI eligibility required. Prerequisites:
  • BS/BA degree at a minimum; degrees in international affairs, national security, and history are a plus
  • 2+ years’ experience providing open source research and collection support
  • Strong Russian language reading and aural skills, equivalent to a Level Three on the Interagency Language Roundtable scale in reading and comprehension
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Experience using a variety of research methods and an ability to identify emerging trends or important developments
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with the IC and/or DHS is highly desired
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-OSCR-22-16 in the subject line. #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
7-EASA-27-16East Asia All Source AnalystsMarylandTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for East Asia All Source Analysts.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret / SCI clearance are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • Junior-level positions: BA/BS in National Security Studies, Asian Studies, or related fields with 2-3 years' intelligence analysis experience
  • Mid-level positions: BA/BS in National Security Studies, Asian Studies, or related fields with 4-6 years’ intelligence analysis experience
  • Senior-level positions: BA/BS in National Security Studies, Asian Studies, or related fields with 7+ years’ intelligence analysis experience
  • Possess a deep knowledge of and skill in applying advanced intelligence concepts, principles, practices, laws, regulations, methods, and techniques.
  • Ability to perform all work in compliance with analytic standards identified in ICD 203.
  • Possess an advanced knowledge of the Intelligence Community and/or Department of Defense missions and functions.
  • Demonstrated analytical experience in one or more of the following areas required:
  • Military capabilities and order of battle all-source analysis
  • East Asia military/strategic issues
  • Cyber Threat Analysis
  • Defense Resources and Infrastructure Analysis
  • Defense Warning Analysis
  • Military Forces Analysis
  • Missile and Space Analysis
  • Counterterrorism Analysis
  • Underground Facility Analysis
  • Stability, security, leadership and political issue analysis
  • Proven analytic, research, writing and briefing and communication skills;
  • Additional Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with allied partner engagement and briefing senior U.S. Government civilian and military personnel;
  • Experience collaborating/coordinating all source analytic assessments with agencies across the IC;
  • Experience producing finished all-source analytical intelligence products in accordance with IC analytical standards for senior Defense of Department and other U.S. government officials, to include U.S. Combatant Commands;
  Desired qualifications:
  • Mandarin Chinese with a DLPT score of 2/2 or higher is highly desired
  • Knowledge of foreign entities, political structures, economic systems, social structures, and information networks in the PACOM AOR is desirable
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 7-EASA-27-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
7-CMT-26-16Collection Management TechnicianMarylandTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Collection Management Technician.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret / SCI clearance are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • Knowledge of a full-range of concepts, principles, and practices in collection management and skills in applying this knowledge to challenging, multi-agency work assignments.
  • Assist in developing new or modified work methods, innovative approaches, and alternate uses of new or available data sources. Innovation and creativity, plus a “self-starter” attitude, are important.
Desired qualifications:
  • BA/BS in National Security Studies, Asian Studies, or related fields
  • Mandarin Chinese with a DLPT score of 2/2 or higher is highly desired
  • Knowledge of foreign entities, political structures, economic systems, social structures, and information networks in the PACOM AOR is desirable.
  • Familiarity with InfoSphere Management, HUMINT Online Tasking and Reporting (HOTR)/Defense Digital Interface and Microsoft Office tool Suite.
    CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 7-CMT-26-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
7-IM-25-16Issue ManagerMarylandTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Issue Manger.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret / SCI clearance are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • Knowledge of a full range of concepts, principles, and practices in HUMINT collection and collection management and skill in applying this knowledge to difficult work assignments.
  • Inter-agency requirements coordination
  • Thorough knowledge of and skill in applying analytical and evaluative techniques or developing new or modified work methods, approaches, or procedures AND to identify, evaluate, and recommend solutions to issues or problems.
    Desired qualifications:
  • BA/BS in National Security Studies, Asian Studies, or related fields
  • Mandarin Chinese with a DLPT score of 2/2 or higher is highly desired
  • Familiarity with Palantir, Analyst Notebook, or similar network analysis method is highly desirable
    CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 7-IM-25-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
7-TO-24-16Targeting OfficerMarylandTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Targeting Officer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret /SCI clearance are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • Knowledge of full-range of concepts, principles, and practices in all-source analysis, raw data fusion, and skills applying this knowledge to difficult work assignments.
  • Assist in developing new or modified work methods, innovative approaches, and alternate uses of new or available data sources. Innovation and creativity, plus a “self-starter” attitude, are important.
  • Professional knowledge of a wide-range of human intelligence targeting principles, concepts, and techniques to accomplish difficult and complex work assignments.
  • Knowledge of applying HUMINT collection capabilities and targeting development strategies and processes against prioritized regional and transnational target sets.
  • Ability to apply all-source analysis to HUMINT targeting.
  • Provide research and analysis to support intelligence organizations; supports development and analysis of intelligence products.
  • Presents analysis or products to customers.
  • Works complex problems.
  • Frequently interacts with customers and functional peer group managers and senior management.
  • Experienced at leveraging solid written and verbal communication skills to prepare and confidently deliver briefings and papers for senior officials.
  • Experience providing analytic support to HUMINT, Law Enforcement, or other DoD field operations.
Desired qualifications:
  • BA/BS in National Security Studies, Asian Studies, or related fields
  • Mandarin Chinese with a DLPT score of 2/2 or higher is highly desired
  • Proficient in use of computer tools common to the Intelligence Community such as HOTR, WISE (Web Intelligence Search Engine)-ISM, CRME, Pathfinder, M3 (Multimedia Message Manager, a Defense messaging system), Analyst Notebook, Palantir, and others.
  • Experience preforming all-source analysis and fusion to provide actionable intelligence to war fighters.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 7-TO-24-16 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
2-ARA-55-17AEP Research AnalystWashington DC areaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for AEP Research Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing TS/SCI Clearance are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: DHS is seeking an individual to serve as a research analyst to support information sharing with the private sector.  The selected candidate will perform a myriad of duties to include meeting coordination and developing briefings.   Desired qualifications:
  • BA w/1-2yrs OR HS w/3yrs
  • Experience planning and coordinating meetings
  • Experience drafting formal notes for meetings and events
  • Experience providing support to public and private sector partnership entities (e.g., DSAC, OSAC, US Chamber of Commerce); experience with national security related trade associations (e.g., AFCEA, ASIS, Business Executives for National Security) would also be acceptable.
  • Experience with developing SOPs is desired
  • DHS experience is preferred
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-ARA-55-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
4-JESDM-11-16Junior Editorial Support/ Document ManagementDulles CorridorTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and a current Top Secret clearance with polygraph are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Junior Editorial Support/ Document Management. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology has an open position for a junior editorial support /document management to support a dynamic, large office. The position requires strong writing skills and editing and product review capabilities. The successful candidate will work closely with the editorial and production support staff of the sponsoring office at a Northern Virginia location.
  • Experience with editing, document management required. Strong writing skills required.
  • BS/BA degree at a minimum; degrees in international affairs, national security, economics, political science, or history are a plus.
  • Previous experience in research and analysis within the Intelligence Community a plus.
  • Experience reviewing analytic products.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-JESDM-11-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
10-CM-27-16Cartographer (Maritime)Springfield, VA and St. Louis, MOTS/SCIUS Citizenship and a current TS/SCI clearance are required for the position. Courage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, is currently looking for Cartographers at multiple experience levels to serve as a member of a government-contractor team providing maritime safety cartographic production. Successful candidates will possess the ability to analyze imagery and non-imagery source information for application to NGA hydrographic products and databases. In addition, candidates must also be able to generate corrections for and new editions of electronic and paper nautical charts and publications. Qualifications:
  • BA/BS with 3+ years of experience in geography, cartography and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) (advanced degrees may count toward additional experience)
  • Knowledge of geospatial analysis software suites (GIS commercial software packages such as ArcGIS, ERDAS & SocetSet, including common office software to include spreadsheets and word processing) used by NGA to accomplish its mission.
  • Expertise and experience in creating shapefiles, geo-databases, and features.
  • Expertise in research information gathering for the following sources:
    • Primary legal documents that pertain to the delimitation, demarcation and maintenance of the boundary, including textual descriptions, coordinate lists, reports and accompanying maps, native maps, secondary source maps, historic maps used for extraction and comparison.
    • Mapping imagery for stereo and mono extraction at various resolutions using digital terrain elevation data sets.
  • Expertise in preparing source material for digitizing, attribution, digitizing boundaries from georeferenced and ortho-rectified sources, applying projection, datum, and coordinate transformations, geo-referencing and ortho-rectifying source materials (maps, imagery) and extracting vectors from stereo imagery or elevation data.
  • Ability to utilize geographic names information from the GNDB.
  • Active TS/SCI clearance
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-CM-27-16 in the subject line.  
10-CB-26-16Cartographer (Bathmetry)Springfield, VA and St. Louis, MOTS/SCIUS Citizenship and a current TS/SCI clearance are required for the position. Courage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, is currently looking for Cartographers at multiple experience levels to serve as a member of a government-contractor team providing maritime safety cartographic production. Successful candidates will possess a demonstrated ability to use GIS knowledge and skills to evaluate and merge new bathymetric data and update existing navigational products. Candidates qualifying for senior-level positions must also possess a demonstrated understanding of several NGA products such as Controlled Image Base (CIB1), Topographic Line Maps (TLMs), Digital Terrain Elevation Data (DTED), Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM), and National Technical Means (NTM) in boundary recovery processes, including data retrieval and storage. In addition, senior-level candidates must also have the ability to process and clean single and multi-beam echosounder and backscatter data.   Qualifications: BA/BS with 3+ years of experience in geography, cartography and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) (advanced degrees may count toward additional experience) Knowledge of geospatial analysis software suites (GIS commercial software packages such as ArcGIS, ERDAS & SocetSet, including common office software to include spreadsheets and word processing) used by NGA to accomplish its mission.
  • Expertise and experience in creating shapefiles, geo-databases, and features.
  • Expertise in research information gathering for the following sources:
  • Primary legal documents that pertain to the delimitation, demarcation and maintenance of the boundary, including textual descriptions, coordinate lists, reports and accompanying maps, native maps, secondary source maps, historic maps used for extraction and comparison.
  • Mapping imagery for stereo and mono extraction at various resolutions using digital terrain elevation data sets.
  • Expertise in preparing source material for digitizing, attribution, digitizing boundaries from georeferenced and ortho-rectified sources, applying projection, datum, and coordinate transformations, geo-referencing and ortho-rectifying source materials (maps, imagery) and extracting vectors from stereo imagery or elevation data.
  • Ability to utilize geographic names information from the GNDB.
  • Active TS/SCI clearance
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-CB-26-16 in the subject line.  
10-FMVA-21-16Full Motion Video AnalystSpringfield, VA and St. Louis, MOTS/SCIUS Citizenship and a current TS/SCI clearance are required for the position. TS/SCI (with ability to obtain Polygraph) Courage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, is currently looking for Full-Motion Video (FMV) Analysts at multiple experience levels to serve as a member of a government-contractor team providing direct support to US government counterterrorism operations. As an FMV analyst, the individual will exploit Full Motion Video (FMV) imagery in a 24/7 intelligence fusion environment. The FMV Analyst candidate will be required to produce imagery-derived intelligence products and reports for publication and distribution to a wide range of customers across the DoD, policy domain, and the Intelligence Community as well as prepare and present briefings to senior government officials. The successful candidate will exploit FMV imagery collected by ISR sensors; however, the position also requires the FMV Analyst candidate to exploit and analyze a variety of imagery sources across multiple platforms. The analyst must be familiar with a range of intelligence collection capabilities, including HUMINT and SIGINT to produce fused, and operationally relevant finished intelligence products and briefings. Qualifications:
  • Preferred Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years of experience relevant experience
  • Completion of a basic imagery intelligence course or other relevant intelligence occupation schoolhouse program
  • TS/SCI clearance with ability to obtain a polygraph
  • Experience with MAAS, SmartTrack, Falcon View, and traditional electronic light table (ELT) software
  • National Intelligence database reporting experience (NES, IESS, etc.)
  • Experience with the MS Office suite and strong typing skills
Desired Skills:
  • Background in Counter-Terrorism analysis.
  • Understanding of National imagery product standards.
  • Full Motion Video exploitation experience.
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-FMVA-21-16 in the subject line.
10-IMA-20-16Imagery AnalystSpringfield, VA and St. Louis, MOTS/SCIUS Citizenship and a current TS/SCI clearance are required for the position (no exceptions). TS/SCI (an ability to obtain a Polygraph, if required) Courage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, is currently looking for Imagery Analysts at multiple experience levels to serve as members of a government-contractor team. Candidates will provide GEOINT analysis on current and dynamic requirements within the customer’s mission to support the Warfighter, policymakers, and the Intelligence Community. The candidate must understand intelligence issues and military affairs and the ability to conduct ad hoc research to support analysis. This position requires the candidate to exploit and analyze a variety of imagery types including NTM, Commercial, and potentially FMV, while also possessing a familiarity with multiple intelligence disciplines (including SIGINT and HUMINT) in order to develop fused GEOINT products and briefings. Candidates must also possess an in-depth knowledge of the following systems and software programs: RemoteView, IEC, NES, and common office software to include MS PowerPoint, Excel, and Word. Qualifications:
  • BA/BS preferred (advanced degrees may count toward additional experience)
  • 3+ years of relevant experience in the GEOINT domain
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Experience with RemoteView, IEC, NES and other common softcopy imagery exploitation and database tools
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Active TS/SCI clearance is required with ability to successfully complete a polygraph, if requested.
Desired Skills:
  • Ability to work independently with minimal to no oversight
  • Understanding of multispectral data exploitation functions
  • Ability to brief seniors officials and affect decisions
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-IMA-20-16 in the subject line.      
10-IA-19-16Intelligence AnalystSpringfield, VA and St. Louis, MOTS/SCIUS Citizenship and a current TS/SCI clearance are required for the position (no exceptions). Courage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, is currently looking for Intelligence Analysts at multiple experience levels to serve as members of a government-contractor team. Candidates will enable the GEOINT mission with data research and development (derived from classified and open sources) on current and dynamic requirements within the customer’s mission to support the Warfighter, policymakers, and the Intelligence Community. Successful candidates will develop target folders, provide graphic support, and will also be responsible for organizing and maintaining imagery and geospatial source data. Qualifications:
  • Entry-level positions with HS diploma and minimal work experience may be available.
  • BA/BS degree preferred with 3+ years of relevant experience in the GEOINT domain (advanced degrees may count toward additional experience)
  • Ability to perform administrative tasks, data searches, data input and retrieval
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Active TS/SCI clearance is required with ability to successfully complete a polygraph, if requested.
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-IA-19-16 in the subject line.
10-TL-18-16Toponymist/LinguistSpringfield, VA and St. Louis, MOTS/SCIUS Citizenship and a current TS/SCI clearance are required for the position (no exceptions).   Courage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, is currently looking for Toponymists/Linguists at multiple experience levels for a wide range of foreign languages to serve as a member of a government-contractor team to analyze and conflate information associated with the Geographic Names Database (GNDB). Candidates must possess a minimum proficiency of Level 2 for Reading as defined by the Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) Proficiency Levels or the equivalent that meets or exceeds the ILR skill Level 2.  Testing must have taken place within the last two years prior, and the candidate must maintain a Level 2 or higher, verified through accepted proficiency testing every two years. Candidates will be required to follow customer guidance and policies to respond to questions concerning the proper and correct usage of names, various Romanization systems, and the treatment of descriptive information on customer products. Successful candidates will prepare files, maps, and associated reference datasets for production, accurately entering data to maintain and update the associated GNDB records. In addition, candidates must also be able to interpret and apply policies governing the treatment of names as well as general guidelines emanating from the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (U.S. BGN), the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), and other related organizations. Qualifications:
  • HS School Diploma or equivalent minimum
  • Most positions will require a BS/BA degree and 3+ years of relevant language and/or GEOINT experience. Advanced degrees may count toward additional experience.
  • Interagency Language Round Table (ILR) level 2 in the target language and an advanced working proficiency in English (ILR level 2+ based on the DLPT 4)
    • NOTE: proficiency level must be maintained every two years
  • Experience with MS Office applications
  • Strong map reading skills and basic knowledge of geography, cartography, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Open Source research skills
  • Active TS/SCI clearance
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-TL-18-16 in the subject line.
10-GA-17-16Geospatial AnalystSpringfield, VA and St. Louis, MOTS/SCIUS Citizenship and a current TS/SCI clearance are required for the position. Courage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, is currently looking for Geospatial Analysts at multiple experience levels to serve as a member of a government-contractor team providing geospatial intelligence analysis on issues supporting current and future areas of responsibility within the customer’s mission. The candidates will serve as an intelligence specialist and leverage a background in geospatial analysis. The candidate must understand intelligence issues and military affairs and use geographic information systems (GIS) to develop geospatial intelligence reports and products to solve problems. The candidate must also demonstrate knowledge working with Microsoft Word, Power Point, database entry, and graphics design principles expertise. Candidates must be able to employ knowledge and expertise with digital cartography, image processing, computer technology, GIS software, geospatial production techniques, remote sensing, and photogrammetry. Furthermore, the candidate must be able to apply knowledge of commercial imagery, products, processes, and sensors and demonstrate customer support expertise. Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of experience with intelligence, geospatial intelligence, reading and understanding intelligence issues and military affairs, or GIS to develop geospatial intelligence reports
  • Experience with ArcSDE, ArcView, ArcIMS, ArcTools, IEC, SocetSet, TerraExplorer, Buildier, Remoteview, ERDAS Imagine, MrSID, Oracle, and other appropriate software to analyze geospatial data
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, database entry, and graphics design principles
  • Experience with digital cartography, image processing, computer technology, GIS software, geospatial production techniques, remote sensing, and photogrammetry
  • Experience with ArGIS and VB or VBA language
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • HS diploma or GED, BA/BS or advanced degree preferred
  Desired Skills:
  • Demonstrated knowledge of commercial imagery, products, processes and sensors
  • Demonstrated ability to harness all geospatial tools and techniques with available data to provide relevant and insightful intelligence
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-GA-17-16 in the subject line.
8-SAPS-29-16Security Assistance Program SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Security Assistance Program Specialist to provide day-to-day support, services, and coordination across all security disciplines, to include personnel, physical, information security and Foreign Disclosure Office (FDO) coordination in support of operations and activities.   U.S. Citizenship and must have current Top Secret with SCI; DIA/DOD preferred. Required qualifications:
  • Must have requisite training and knowledge of DOD foreign disclosure procedures and policies, along with the ability to recommend and execute feasible and effective command FDO related policies and procedures.
  • Bachelor’s degree with 4-6 years of security experience.
ALL (PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE):
  • Experience with Combatant Command (CCMD) and DOD security processes, policies, and procedures.
  • Experience advising and assisting Command Security Officer in the development, and implementation of the Command security program (i.e. Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Command Instructions, maintain databases, etc).
  • Experience providing daily support, services, and coordination across all security disciplines, to include personnel, physical, information security and foreign disclosure.
  • Knowledge of DOD foreign disclosure procedures and FDO in support of operations and activities.
  • Understanding of and experience with USSTRATCOM, Geographic Combatant Commanders (GCCs) and DTRA security offices that provide direct and indirect support to the unit.
Additional Comments: Work is performed at a USG facility at Fort Belvoir, VA.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-SAPS-29-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost  
10-WD-16-16Web DeveloperMcLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyCourage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening Web Developer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph are absolutely required. This position involves partnering with analysts to craft requirements and design of geospatial web applications, end-to-end development of web applications supporting a variety of geospatial methodologies, and keeping system operational and current with security requirements and up to date technologies. Candidates must have experience with Esri’s JavaScript API or open source equivalent, Python, HTML/CSS and ArcGIS Server. Multitasking skills, the ability to adapt to highly dynamic customer requirements, and the ability to produce in a team environment are a must. Required Qualifications and Competencies:
  • TS//SCI clearance with Polygraph
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Geography, or technical/science-related fields
  • Experience with ESRI’s JavaScript API or open source geospatial equivalents
  • Python
  • JavaScript
  • HTML/CSS
  • ArcGIS Server experience
  • Web application deployment to web server experience
Desired Competencies:
  • Experience with relational database management systems (RDBMS) (e.g. Oracle, MSSQL, Postgres, etc.)
  • Apache Web Server and/or Tomcat
  • WebLogic Web Server
  • PKI/SSL implementation
  • Java
  • Adobe Suite
  • Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program.
  • Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-WD-16-16 in the subject line.
   
10-HGRA-14-16Human Geographer/Regional AnalystSpringfield, VA and St. Louis, MOTS/SCICourage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Human Geographer/Regional Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required. Human Geographer/Regional Analyst will serve as a subject matter expert on issues related to human geography, socio-cultural analysis, and geospatial analysis in support of Intelligence Community (IC) or Department of Defense (DoD) missions.  A successful candidate will proactively initiate open source and classified research and data mining to identify, analyze, evaluate, and acquire sources and data necessary to further GEOINT analysis and Human Geography data development.  They will build regional and subject expertise in order to provide geospatially-enabled cultural information tailored to mission requirements.  They will leverage a variety of geospatial data holdings to provide human geography centric analytical support relevant to counterterrorism, regional and political stability, humanitarian relief, and military issues. Required qualifications:
  • TS//SCI clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree in geography, social/cultural sciences, geospatial analysis, and/or geospatial information systems (GIS) and a minimum of three (3) years of relevant work experience (or equivalent advanced degrees).
  • Basic functional experience with ArcGIS
  • Experience conducting open and classified source data mining with expertise in identifying, analyzing, evaluating, and acquiring sources and data necessary to further GEOINT analysis and data development.
Desired qualifications:
  • Foreign language(s).
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-HGRA-14-16 in the subject line.
10-GA-15-16Geospatial Analyst (Senior)McLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyCourage Services, a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Geospatial Analyst (Senior).   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph are absolutely required. The candidate will use their understanding of digital cartography, remote sensing, spatial analysis, GIS and situational awareness technology to develop geospatial-based intelligence products and visualizations. They will research, collect, integrate and analyze a variety of spatially enabled intelligence to characterize events, discover relationships, identify patterns, and fix locations. Also they will collaborate with USMIL, NSA, NGA and numerous other Intelligence Community entities during the collection, research, analysis, and product generation process and perform raster geo-referencing and re-projection, feature extraction and digitization, feature and attribute manipulation, and file format conversion. Duties also include creating, updating and managing GIS databases and products.   Required qualifications and Competencies:
  • TS//SCI clearance with Polygraph
  • Minimum 8 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Proficiency with ArcGIS and working with data in ESRI file geodatabases, raster catalogs, and Oracle databases
  • Experience with open source geospatial tools and technology
  • Experience using geospatial data sources from industry, academia, the Intelligence Community (IC), the Military, and the scientific community
  • Experience with the IC and external geospatial data
  • The ability to perform complex analyses and to communicate its results using accurate, concise, and effective writing and through descriptive and graphical representations.
  • Sound judgment and creative problem solving and independent working skills.
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-GA-15-16 in the subject line.
8-TOS-28-16Information Technology SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Information Technology Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
  • Provide system administration support
  • Perform security requirements for transferring information between networks.
  • Maintain network equipment, including accomplishing anti-virus updates and installing patches.
  • Resolve IT-related problems, and obtaining network operating approvals.
  • Establish and maintain network accreditation requirements.
  • Perform property and equipment management duties associated with the government furnished equipment to include maintaining computers and other related equipment.
  • Perform hardware and software configuration control for all field computers and equipment.
Maintain all assigned equipment and provide status reports on a routine basis regarding defective equipment and new/replacement equipment needs. Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology related field.
  • Minimum 10 years of applicable experience either military or comparable civilian experience with a focus on information technology.
  • DoD Level II IT Certification or equivalent.
  • Strong organization skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.Additional Comments:Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA
  • Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F
  Desired Requirements: 
  • Master’s degree in related field
  • Experience with DoD Information Assurance policies and procedures.
  • Experience with networking in a small business environment.
  • Experience with shipping and deploying classified information and equipment.
  • Experience with audio and video teleconferencing equipment.
  • Experience with satellite Internet configurations and associated network.
  • Experience with procurement of Information Technology within DoD.
  • Experience supporting Microsoft suites, Adobe Acrobat suite, Retina, Gold disk, Document Detective, VMware, Snagit, Skybox, MapPoint, VAPO, Hazard Prediction and Assessment Capability (HPAC), High Explosive (HE) Blast, Integrated Munitions Effects Assessment (IMEA), Antiterrorism (AT) Blast Component Explosive Damage Assessment Workbook (CEDAW).
  • Experience building and deploying workstations through the use of imaging software.
  • Experience troubleshooting complex desktop issues in complex environments.
  • Experience performing auditing functions for IT systems within classified environments.
  • Experience with IT call tracking systems.
  • Willingness to travel.
  Special/Physical Requirements: 
  • Ability to lift and move heavy objects such as CRT monitors and computers.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-TOS-28-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
8-IOS-27-16Information Operations SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Information Operations Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
    • Review and assess cyber issues and integration employment of the core capabilities of electronic warfare (EW); computer network operations (CNO); military information support to operations (MISO); military deception and operations security (OPSEC)
  • Identify IO-related issues and provide recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities.
 
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Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline.
  • Minimum 10 years operational experience in the military, other Federal Government or comparable civilian position in information operations.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Working knowledge of DoD’s IT system and network certification and accreditation processes to include system security authorization agreements.
  • Possess or be able to gain CompTIA Security+CE and CEH, GSNA or CISA as listed in DoD 8570.01-M certifications.
  • Ability to progress through Minimum, Intermediate, Advanced, Expert, and Elite professional technical and IA certification tier levels.
  • Working knowledge of DoD’s Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert processes.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.
  Additional Comments: Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F   Desired Requirements: 
  • Master’s degree in scientific or technical field.
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based assessments.
  • Experience with SkyBox Security software.
  • Possess CEH, WCNA, GCIH, and MCSE information technology certifications.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-IOS-27-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
8-EOS-26-16Emergency Operations SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Emergency Operations Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
  • Review designated site’s policies, plans, procedures, training, equipment, organization, and response management to a wide variety of emergencies; identifies all aspects of emergency related issues and providing recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities.
  • Recommend methods to reduce vulnerabilities and improve response capabilities, in addition to evaluating the site/facility continuity of operations planning (COOP) capability to prepare for, respond to, and recover from, various mission-threatening emergencies.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Professional certification or degree in emergency management, fire protection, or business continuity with cross training or experience in areas related to continuity of operations.
  • Minimum 10 years operational experience in the military or other comparable civilian position in emergency operations.
  • Knowledge and understanding of National Incident Management System (NIMS), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and DoD Standards.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.
  Additional Comments: Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F   Desired Requirements: 
  • Bachelor’s or Masters of Science degree in a related field.
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based assessments
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-EOS-26-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
8-EPS-25-16Electromagnetic Protection SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Electromagnetic Protection Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
  • Perform EMP analysis that applies across all segments of site operations for a given mission; identify all aspects of EMP-related issues and providing recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities.
  • Specific EMP analysis is focused on the broad radio frequency (RF) spectrum, where a threat could be directed through any of the following electromagnetic (EM) pathways to affect human or automated information-based processes: electrical power systems, building, lightning, and equipment grounding to include tempest accreditation; adequately secured and non-secured communications systems; and computer-based information systems.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in scientific discipline or Electrical Engineering.
  • Minimum 10 years operational experience in the military or other comparable civilian position with focus on Electromagnetic Effects.
  • Competency in Electromagnetic Phenomenology and associated Technologies.
  • Experience in addressing EM protection as it applies across a broad RF spectrum from threats from external or internal sources that could potentially affect human or automated information- based processes.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.
  Additional Comments: Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F   Desired Requirements: 
  • MS/PhD degree in Physics or Electrical Engineering.
  • Experience working as a Licensed Professional Engineer.
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based assessments
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-EPS-25-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
8-TS-24-16Telecommunications SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Telecommunications Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
    • Review and assess telecommunications infrastructure; identify communications-related issues and provide recommendations to mitigate or eliminate vulnerabilities.
  • Identify critical mission systems, their vulnerabilities and the impact on the broader strategic, operational and tactical implications on higher DoD or National level missions.
 
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Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Telecommunications related discipline.
  • Minimum 10 years primary job experience in two or more of the areas of telecommunications system design, telecom program/project management, telecommunications systems performance and acceptance testing, and network operations management in multiple sub-disciplines of telecommunications systems and operations in the military or other comparable civilian position.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Expert on Ku/X/L Band and tactical satellite terminals.
  • Experience with tactical military and civilian land mobile radios.
  • Broad experience in general military command and control operations.
  • Knowledge with configuration, operation, and management of the DISN and other DoD and commercial terrestrial and satellite communications systems and networks.
  • Knowledge and operational experience with commonly used DoD data and voice networks and transmission systems.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  Additional Comments: Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA   Desired Requirements: 
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with: Fiber optic distribution systems; Optical transport networks; SONET/SDH, ATM, IP, and TDM protocols, equipment and networks; Encryptions systems.
  • Experience in one or more of the following: DISN, DSN, DRSN, DMS SIPRNet, NIPRNet, JWICS, DSCS, Milstar, AFSCN, GMD, GPS, cellular, Microwave, and various other DoD and commercial architectures and SATCOM systems.
  • Recent course work and certifications in the broader area of Information Systems Security and networks such as Telecommunications Systems, VoIP Systems Security and, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-TS-24-16 in the subject line.#CJPost
8-WMDS-23-16Weapons of Mass Destruction SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Weapons of Mass Destruction Specialist. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
    • Determine and evaluate the effects of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD), Chemical / Biological / Nuclear (CBRN) threats, Toxic Industrial Chemicals / Materials (TIC/TIM), and Hazmat hazards, on the assessed mission with a focus on health effects; CBRN/hazmat detection; identification sampling; and Emergency Response and Consequence Management tailored to the specific and local threats of the assessed mission.
    • Identify all aspects of WMD- related issues and providing recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in a related field.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience assessing and analyzing WMD hazards and their impact.
  • Experience using Hazard Prediction and Assessment Capability (HPAC) and Area Locations of Hazardous Atmospheres (Aloha) and other current WMD computer simulations modeling tools.
  • Expert in Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and high Explosives (CBRNE) weapons effects.
  • Understanding of the WMD threat environment and potential methods of employing WMD in a variety of scenarios and conditions and understands threats posed by hazardous industrial materials.
  • Understanding of WMD mitigation measures, technologies, and applicable U.S. government standards
  • Possess ability to develop plausible threat scenarios and provide coherent reports on vulnerabilities and mitigation measures to include engineering design reviews.
  • Possesses an understanding of DoD and Federal, State and local doctrine and guidelines on WMD defense and associated security, safety, and reliability programs.
  • Understand force protection and emergency management programs as they apply to managing WMD incidents and response measures and be knowledgeable of current WMD/CBRNE R&D programs.
  • Knowledge of health effects, CBRN/hazmat detection, identification sampling, Emergency Response and Consequence Management.
  • Experience with personal protective equipment/facility/infrastructure protection, including mail-handling and hazard plume modeling.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.
  Additional Comments: Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA   Desired Requirements: 
  • PhD or Master’s degree in Medical or Scientific field.
  • Prior Active or Reserve/National Guard Duty Military as a Branch or MOS qualified Chemical or Medical Corps Officer/Senior Enlisted, or comparable civilian experience
  • Previous experience in a chemical or biological defense position.
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based assessments
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-WMDS-23-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
8-US-22-16Utilities SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Utilities Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
  • Review and assess utility systems supporting the customer’s missions with a focus on three primary categories of systems: (1) electrical power, (2) environmental control, and (3) life support.
  • Identify all aspects of utility-related issues and providing recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities.
  • Identify information operations-related issues and provide recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities
  Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
  • Minimum 10 years operational experience in the military or other comparable civilian position with focus on utilities infrastructure.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Experience with identifying vulnerabilities as it pertains to power and water; HVAC and environmental life support systems; and all mission critical utilities systems.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.
Additional Comments: Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA   Desired Requirements: 
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based assessments.
  • Experience working as a Licensed Professional Engineer.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-US-22-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
8-TIVA-21-16Technical Integrator (Vulnerability Assessments)Fort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Technical Integrator (Vulnerability Assessments)   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
  • Prepare briefings and present technical findings.
    • Provide logistical and administrative support.
    • Perform equipment delivery, deployment, and recovery.
    • Provide technical reviews of documents.
    • Prepare correspondence for senior leadership.
    • Coordinate program activities involving multiple government agencies and contractors.
  • Provide support to multiple programs.
    Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in technical or science field.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Experience in at least one of the following areas: intelligence/strategic/planning/operations.
  • Understanding of DoD strategic telecommunications, national level systems and architectures assets and platforms.
  • Experience conducting vulnerability assessments.
  • Ability to work with Senior Leaders.
  • Ability to establish and maintain deadlines.
  • Strong writing skills.
  • Technical review experience (grammar and punctuation).
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.
  Additional Comments: Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA   Desired Requirements: 
  • Understanding of CONUS/OCONUS civilian/military relations and government operations both foreign and domestic.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-TIVA-21-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
8-SPRS-20-16Structural Protection and Response SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Structural Protection and Response Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
  • Evaluate the ability of the critical assets to survive various threats and hazards by conducting analyses of the response of structures, above and below ground, such as buildings, bridges, dams and those structures that house and protect critical assets and their supporting infrastructures and their contents to diverse threats and hazards
  • Identify all aspects of structural related issues and providing recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities.
Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • Minimum 10 years operational experience in the military or other comparable civilian position in structural or civil engineering role.
  • Extensive experience with all the following blast software: Vulnerability Assessment and Protection Option (VAPO), Component Explosives Damage Assessment Workbook (CEDAW), Conventional Weapons Effects Calculations (CONWEP), Window Glazing Analysis Response and Design (WinGARD), and Single Degree of Freedom Blast Effects Design Spreadsheets (SBEDS).
  • Intimate understanding of regulations and requirements outlined in United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) directives, specifically the Unified Facility Criteria related to the DoD Minimum Standoff Distance and Design Manual.
  • Working knowledge of those issues and threats driving Design Based Threat (DBT) for military and Government facilities and construction programs.
  • Thorough understanding of all blast modeling programs used by the military and the Federal Government.
  • Ability to work with targeting specialists and physical security specialists to determine effects of blast, damage assessment, and physical barriers to mitigate blast affects.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.
  Additional Comments: Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA   Desired Requirements: 
  • PhD or Masters of Science degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Experience working as a Licensed Professional Engineer.
  • Former work assignment with the USACE.
  • Prior experience as a military civil engineering officer.
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based assessments.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment.
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-SPRS-20-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
8-PSS-19-16Physical Security SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Physical Security Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
  • Review and assess the overall physical security system and its ability detect, delay, and provide response to applicable threats.
  • Assess the protection of critical assets at a level commensurate with the criticality of the missions, with a specific focus on the below categories:
    • Protection Planning and Execution. Involves the sufficiency of protection planning, resources and materials, training, and exercises that comprise an organization’s ability to prepare for, respond to, and recover from an incident or emergency are evaluated with regard to the organization’s missions, capabilities, threats, and hazards.
    • Access/Circulation Control. Involves determining whether measures are taken to screen out unauthorized personnel and vehicles and, if so, whether the measures are sufficient and effective.
    • Detection/Assessment. Involves determining whether the site has the capability to detect unauthorized entry/access and assess the nature of the penetration.
    • Reaction/Response. Involves evaluating in-place reaction and response force planning, management, capabilities, available equipment, manning, and training.
    • Site Security Adjustments. Incorporates all survivability assessments as they tie into the overall security assessment and includes making adjustments to mitigate or correct vulnerabilities found.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in a security/law enforcement related field.
  • Minimum 10 years operational experience in the military or other comparable civilian security or law enforcement position.
  • Understanding of Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Joint DoD security directives.
  • Experience in conducting vulnerability assessment for a wide-variety of mission critical infrastructure to include network and data centers, telecommunications systems, airfields, intrusion detection systems, nuclear weapons security systems, forward operating bases, and the defense industrial base.
  • Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles.
  • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.
  • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
  • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.
  Additional Comments: Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA   Desired Requirements:  
  • Master’s degree in a related field.
  • Thorough understanding of all DoD Mission Assurance Programs and requirements.
  • 10 years Military or comparable civilian experience in the areas of security management, operations, antiterrorism and physical security system analysis.
  • Experience with CBRNE detection systems, programs, and capabilities.
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based assessments
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-PSS-19-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
8-TE-18-16Technical EditorFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Technical Editor.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
    • Edit reports, briefings and other technical documents.
    • Assist the IT Specialists with the duties and responsibilities related to property and equipment management.
    Desired qualifications:
    • Bachelor's degree or minimum 5 years of closely related technical editing experience.
    • Ability to coordinate program activities involving multiple government agencies and contractors.
    • Ability to support multiple programs; multi-tasking ability critical.
    • Excellent time management skills.
    • Ability to prepare correspondence for senior leadership (military or civilian).
    • Experience handling and marking classified materials, experience with classified computer systems.
    • Experience preparing classified documents for final distribution outside working SCIF.
    • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
    • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
  Additional Comments: Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA   Desired Requirements: 
  • Knowledge of CONUS/OCONUS military/government operations.
  • Willingness to travel.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code #8-TE-18-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
8-SO-17-16Surveillance OperatorFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Surveillance Operator.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include:
    • Perform simulation of collection activities/operations normally associated with a hostile agent operating in the local area. Topics include mission details, personnel and manning, facility security, and constructing possible attack scenarios that could severely deny, damage, or destroy the operational capability of the organization or Installation.
    • Use a variety of collection techniques to assemble a Targeting Intelligence Packet.
    Desired qualifications:
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience as a US Navy SEAL, US Army Special Forces, Marine Corps Special Forces, or Special Mission Unit experience.
  • Army Advanced NCO Course (ANCOC) or service equivalent.
  • SFQC graduate or service school equivalent.
  • Knowledge of identifying and targeting mission critical systems to include: telecommunications systems and supporting infrastructure; IT networks; operational command and control platforms (ground and air based); utilities systems; and security systems.
  • Experience in planning and executing attack scenarios designed to destroy or severely degrade the above mentioned mission critical systems.
  • Working level experience in carrying out undetected surveillance operations tactics, techniques and procedures.
  • Experience with the tools essential in carrying out undetected surveillance operations.
  • Experience in circumventing established surveillance detection tactics, techniques and procedures.
    • Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance.
    • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
    • Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel.
    • Willing to accept worldwide deployments which include high threat permissive areas presenting some risks to personal safety.
    • Be capable of operating in all operational and physical environments and work closely with USG military, US Department of State and/or civilian personnel.
  Additional Comments:
  • Hours: 0730-1600 hours M-F
  • Location:  Fort Belvoir, VA
Desired Requirements: 
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based assessments.
  • Willingness to travel.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code #8-SO-17-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost
2-BSIA-48-17Border Security Intelligence AnalystWashington DC areaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. an opening for a Senior Intelligence Analyst to work on site with a Department of Homeland Security Office of Intelligence and Analysis client engaged in the Border Security mission.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Successful candidate will provide all-source intelligence support to DHS, specifically in the area of border security.  Candidate will have responsibility for drafting and briefing analytic products to senior leadership.   Desired qualifications: The applicant must have at least 8+ years’ experience with a  bachelor’s degree OR 7+ years’ experience with a Master’s degree OR at least 5+ years’ experience with a PhD.   Minimum 5 years’ IC experience in analytic fields related to: illicit migration, migration patterns, Central and/or South America issues, Southwest Border issues, and/or trade security, with strong analytic skills, and tradecraft experience.   Demonstrated ability to write for a wide range of audience types, including executive consumers of intelligence   Demonstrated ability to work effectively in an inter-agency environment with government staff (varying levels of seniority); ability to find/forge consensus on complex and contentious issues   Applicant must be familiar with IC computer systems and databases. Knowledge of DHS databases is highly desired.   Experience producing finished all-source analytical intelligence products in accordance with IC analytical standards for senior U.S. government officials and customers with varying access to classified information.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code #2-BSIA-48-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
4-ESPR-009-16Senior Editorial / Product ReviewerNorthern VirginiaTop SecretU.S. Citizenship and a current Top Secret clearance are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology has an open position for an editor/product reviewer to support a dynamic, large, analytically focused office. The position requires excellent writing skills and editing and product review experience within the sponsoring directorate. The successful candidate will work independently amid the editorial and production support staff of the sponsoring office. Description of Duties:
  • Experience with all source analysis and writing with the IC.
  • BS/BA degree at a minimum; degrees in international affairs, national security, economics, political science, or history are a plus.
  • Experience reviewing analytic products and working with analysts.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 4-ESPR-009-16 in the subject line.   #CJPost  
2-DQA-54-17DHS Quantitative AnalystWashington DC areaTop SecretU.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a TOP SECRET is absolutely required. CENTRA Technology Inc.is looking to fill a quantitative analyst focusing on a variety of homeland security matters (to include preparedness, transnational organized crime and aviation) in the Washington DC area.   Required Qualifications:
  • Applicant should have a bachelor’s degree with a focus in statistics, engineering, mathematics, economics, operations research, computer science, spatial analysis or a similar field. Other degrees are permissible if the applicant can demonstrate experience with the outlined duties and position requirements.
  • Familiarity with techniques to extract, transforms, and load various data sets for both high volume and complex “big data” data sets is desired.
  • Build and modify complex Excel-based tools to generate relative risk scores, implement policy decisions, and produce grant allocations.
  • Develop analytic models (statistical and predictive) in Excel based on best practices in modeling science and utilizing advanced Excel tools.
  • Applicant should have familiarity with the following: writing VBA code; statistical platforms (i.e., “R”); SQL Server; ArcGIS
  • Applicant must possess excellent writing skills and be able to clearly convey complex concepts to non-technical audiences.
  • Experience in the intelligence community and/or DHS is highly desired.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.  If you would like to apply for this position, please email your resume to recruiting@centratechnology.com.  Please reference job code on the subject line 2-DQA-54-17. #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost
04-RA-005-16Cyber Research AnalystDulles Corridor AreaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship is absolutely required. Top Secret/SCI Clearance with Polygraph is required. CENTRA Technology is looking to fill a position for a Cyber Research Analyst. Required Qualifications Successful applicant will provide all-source analysis of Chinese cyber related activity, draft reports, analyze information shortfalls, and support government staff performing similar duties. Desired Qualifications BA or BS degree required.  Advanced ability to read Mandarin and Chinese dialects. Experience working in an all source environment. Familiarity with Intelligence Community tradecraft, conventions, and standards CENTRA Technology, Inc. is a rapidly growing small company providing systems engineering and analysis services to local, state, and federal government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. If you would like to apply for this position, please e-mail your resume and a writing sample to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference 04-RA-005-16 in subject line.   #CJPost
8-SSPPE-15-16Senior Strategic Planning and Performance Evaluation AnalystsWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has immediate openings for Senior Strategic Planning and Performance Evaluation Analysts. U.S. Citizenship and current TS/SCI with Poly is absolutely required. Description of Duties (Specific contract if applicable):
  • Serves as a Senior Strategic Planner, Performance Evaluation Analyst or hybrid of both for Government customer; specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to, the following: Assisting with the development, preparation and coordination executive-level strategies including overarching functional community strategies as well as those targeted on specific intelligence threats providing vision, goals, objectives and metrics for members of the community to use in addressing identified threats; of organizational strategies laying out vision, goals, approaches and metrics for the parent organization’s role in the those strategies and within the community; and of implementation plans designed to accomplish those strategies
  • Assisting in the identification of senior-level policy needs and with preparation and coordination of the policies, including researching emerging and evolving intelligence and other security threats and the corresponding environment, identifying policy issues, preparing proposed new or changing policies, preparing associated staff actions and briefings, and coordinating with stakeholders
  • Assisting with ensuring executive-level strategies are incorporated into other Government, Intelligence Community, and organizational strategies and plans
  • Assisting with the evaluation of Executive Branch, Intelligence Community, and specific organizational programs, including developing performance metrics, tracking metrics and other performance indicators, coordinating and attending Departmental, Agency, or other Organizational presentations of their Programs and the performance of their programs, preparing staff actions related to those evaluation activities and assisting the Government with the evaluations
Education: Position requires the individual to have earned an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university. A Master’s Degree is desired. Particularly relevant majors would be in Business Management, Business Process Analysis, Business Administration, Risk Management or similar areas. Sigma Six, PMP and similar certifications desirable. Experience:
  • Individual must have a minimum of ten (10) years of relevant experience in intelligence, counterintelligence, or security including at least three (3) years’ experience in strategic planning and/or performance management. Conversely, an individual may have ten (10) years’ experience in strategic planning and/or performance management with at least five (5) years’ demonstrated background conducting these types of activities at the executive-level, preferably in the intelligence realm.
  • Individual must have three (3) years of experience in or supporting the Intelligence Community. The individual must demonstrate an understanding of the roles and responsibilities of IC agencies and their programs. The individual must also understand the intelligence budget process and the inter-relationship of that process with strategic planning and program evaluation. Individual must demonstrate strong communication and coordination skills and background. Individual must be able to readily understand complex intelligence documents and presentations, be able to prepare both documents and briefings as well as present those documents and briefings in both written and verbal form to audiences that may be very National Security savvy to those that have little depth in the field. Individual must demonstrate the ability to successfully coordinate actions within and external to the parent organization.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-MSPPE-15-16 in the subject line. #CJPOST
8-MSPPE-14-16Mid-level Strategic Planning and Performance Evaluation AnalystsWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has immediate openings for Mid-level Strategic Planning and Performance Evaluation Analysts. U.S. Citizenship and current TS/SCI with Poly is absolutely required. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Education: Position requires the individual to have earned an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university.  Particularly relevant majors would be in Business Management, Business Process Analysis, Business Administration, Risk Management or similar areas. Sigma Six, PMP, and similar certifications are desirable. Experience:
  • Individual must have a minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience in intelligence, including at least one (1) years’ experience in strategic planning and/or performance management. Conversely, an individual may have five (5) years’ experience in strategic planning and/or performance management with at least one (1) years’ demonstrated background conducting these types of activities at the National, Departmental or Agency level, preferably in the intelligence realm.
  • Individual must have one (1) years of experience in or supporting the Intelligence Community. The individual must demonstrate familiarity with the roles and responsibilities of IC agencies.  The individual must be generally familiar with the intelligence budget process and the inter-relationship of that process with strategic planning and program evaluation.
Individual must demonstrate strong communication and coordination skills and background.  Individual must be able to understand complex intelligence documents and presentations, be able to prepare both documents and briefings as well as present those documents and briefings in both written and verbal form to audiences that may be very National Security savvy to those that have little depth in the field.  Individual must demonstrate the ability to successfully coordinate actions within and external to the parent organization. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-MSPPE-14-16 in the subject line.
8-SFBS-07-16Senior Finance and Budget SpecialistWashington DC areaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an opening for a Senior Finance and Budget Specialist.   Description of Duties:   Serves as senior finance and budget specialist, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to:
  • Conducts and coordinates budgetary and financial analyses of the National Intelligence Program as a part of the Intelligence Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Evaluation (IPPBE) process for the Intelligence Community.
  • Participates in the National Intelligence Program’s strategic budget formulation and planning and resource advocacy for the IC.
  • Participates in budget and finance coordination efforts between the National Intelligence Program and the Military Intelligence Program.
  • Provides significant contributions to assessments and evaluations of IC programs as they relate to budgetary planning and execution.
  • Drafts language for resource planning, guidance, and advocacy efforts.
  • Provides relevant expertise and support to other customer components and working groups.
  Required Qualifications:
  • Education: This position requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, or other related discipline. A Master's Degree in similar fields is desirable.
  • Experience: Individual must have a minimum of ten (10) years of experience with budgetary formulation and resource execution processes and have a minimum of three (3) years of experience within the Intelligence Community. Individual should have knowledge of the Intelligence Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Evaluation (IPPBE) cycle for the National Intelligence Program and its relationship to other Government Departments and Agencies. Individual should have superior written and oral communication skills; the ability to identify, research, and produce documentation and briefings under tight deadlines; and leadership skills and ability to work with Intelligence Community budgetary and financial program components. Professional experience with Intelligence Community financial analysis tools, and knowledge of its structure, organization, roles, responsibilities, and capabilities are desirable.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
8-SISSS-08-16Senior Information System Security SpecialistWashington DC areaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an opening for a Senior Information System Security Specialist. Description of Duties:   Serves as senior information system security specialist, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to:
  • Provides senior technical support and oversight of secure information sharing of sensitive and classified public and private information.
  • Conducts and coordinates evaluations, designs, and implementations of security and cloud computing solutions of sensitive and classified public and private information.
  • Drafts language for Intelligence Community guidelines and directives related to secure interagency sharing of sensitive and classified public and private information.
  • Provides relevant expertise and support to other customer components and working groups.
Required Qualifications: Education: This position requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related discipline. A Master's Degree in similar fields is desirable. Experience: Individual must have a minimum of ten (10) years of experience with information technology and information system security issues and have a minimum of three (3) years of experience within the Intelligence Community. Individual must be an experienced information technology professional, preferably as an information systems security specialist with secure interagency information sharing experience. Individual should have knowledge of secure database management and operation. An individual with knowledge of Intelligence Community Directives related to information system security issues is desired. Individual should have superior written and oral communication skills; the ability to identify, research, and produce documentation and briefings under tight deadlines; and leadership skills and ability to forge consensus across Government information system security components. Knowledge of the structure, organization, roles, responsibilities, and capabilities of the Intelligence Community are desired. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
8-MSS-11-16Mid-Level Security SpecialistWashington DC areaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an opening for a Mid-Level Security Specialist. Description of Duties:   Serves as a Mid-level Personnel, Physical or Information Security Specialist for National-level organizations; specific duties and functions include:
  • Assisting with the preparation and coordination of National-level security policy, including insider threat mitigation, security investigations, adjudication, clearances and access, sensitive compartmented information facilities, and safeguarding classified information
  • Assisting with the identification, coordination and resolution of National-level security issues
  • Assisting with the research and other innovative activities designed to improve security practices
  • Employing National-level security databases
  • Assisting with implementation of policies and procedures that result in obtaining the proper balance between the protection of and sharing of National Security Information
Required Qualifications: Education: Position requires the individual to have earned an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university. Experience:
  • Individual must have a minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience in one or more of the following security functions: personnel security, physical security, information security – this experience should demonstrate a solid background in both conducting security activities and in executing security staff officer duties for large organizations/agencies. Individual must demonstrate be familiar with Federal statutes and regulations as well as National policies that govern US security activities.  The individual must be able to assist in identifying the strengths and weaknesses of security issuances, programs and policies and have the ability to identify and develop initiatives to improve those areas.
  • Individual must have one (1) year of experience in or supporting the Intelligence Community. The individual must be generally familiar with the security challenges these agencies face, the differences in their programs, and have the ability to work across multiple organizations to assist in integrating their activities for the overall protection of US National Security.
  • Individual must demonstrate good communication and coordination skills and background. Individual must be able to understand complex security documents and presentations, be able to prepare both documents and briefings as well as present those documents and briefings in both written and verbal form to audiences that may be very security savvy as well as to those that have little depth in the field.  Individual must demonstrate the ability to successfully coordinate security actions within and external to the parent organization.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   #CJPost
8-KM-10-16Knowledge Manager (SharePoint, Database Management)Washington DC areaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an opening for a Knowledge Manager (SharePoint, Database Management). Description of Duties Serves as the Knowledge Manager for SharePoint and database management, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to:
  • Manages the SharePoint collaboration tool and other relevant databases for the Government customer.
  • Develops and maintains tracking and retrieval mechanisms for requirements, products, meetings, and activities related to Intelligence Community employee suitability evaluations.
  • Drafts recommendations for improvements to appropriate Government databases.
  • Provides relevant expertise and support to other customer components and working groups.
Required Qualifications:
  • Education: This position requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related discipline. A Master's Degree in similar fields is desirable.
  • Experience: Individual must have a minimum of five (5) years of experience with information technology and database management and have a minimum of one (1) year of experience within the Intelligence Community. Professional experience with Intelligence Community analytic and database tools and knowledge of the structure, organization, roles, responsibilities, and capabilities of the Intelligence Community are desired.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   #CJPost
8-FBS-09-16Finance and Budget SpecialistWashington DC areaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an opening for a Finance and Budget Specialist. Description of Duties Serves as finance and budget specialist, specific duties and functions include:
  • Conducts budgetary and financial analyses of the National Intelligence Program as a part of the Intelligence Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Evaluation (IPPBE) process.
  • Supports the National Intelligence Program’s strategic budget formulation.
  • Supports budget and finance coordination efforts between the National Intelligence Program and the Military Intelligence Program.
  • Supports assessments and evaluations of Intelligence Community programs as they relate to budgetary planning and execution.
  • Provides relevant expertise and support to other customer components and working groups.
Required Qualifications: Education: This position requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, or other related discipline. A Master's Degree in similar fields is desirable. Experience: Individual must have a minimum of five (5) years of experience with budget formulation and resource execution processes and have a minimum of one (1) year of experience within the Intelligence Community. Knowledge of the Intelligence Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Evaluation (IPPBE) cycle for the National Intelligence Program and its relationship to other Government Departments and Agencies are desired. Individual should have superior written and oral communication skills; the ability to research and produce documentation and briefings under tight deadlines; and the ability to work with Intelligence Community budgetary and financial program components. Professional experience with Intelligence Community financial analysis tools, and knowledge of the IC’s structure, organization, roles, responsibilities, and capabilities are desired. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
8-SSS-13-16Senior Security SpecialistsWashington DC areaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an opening for a Senior Security Specialists. Description of Duties Serves as a Senior Personnel, Physical or Information Security Specialist for National-level organizations; specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Assisting with the development and coordination of National-level security policy, including but not limited to that impacting insider threat mitigation, security investigations, adjudication, clearances and access, sensitive compartmented information facilities, and safeguarding classified information
  • Assisting with the identification, coordination and resolution of National-level security issues
  • Assisting with the integration of security activities across the Intelligence Community, Executive Branch, and other Federal agencies and elements
  • Assisting with the research and other innovative activities designed to improve security practices
  • Employing and improving National-level security databases
  • Assisting with development and implementation of policies and procedures that result in obtaining the proper balance between the protection of and sharing of National Security Information
Required Qualifications: Education: Position requires the individual to have earned an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university. Experience:
  • Individual must have a minimum of ten (10) years of relevant experience in one or more of the following security functions: personnel security, physical security, information security – this experience should demonstrate a solid background in both conducting security activities and in developing programs, policies, and procedures for large organizations/agencies. Individual must demonstrate a depth of knowledge about Federal statutes and regulations as well as National policies that govern US security activities.  The individual must be able to identify the strengths and weaknesses of security issuances, programs and policies and have the ability to identify and develop initiatives to improve those areas.
  • Individual must have three (3) years of experience in or supporting the Intelligence Community. The individual must demonstrate an understanding of the security challenges these agencies face, the differences in their programs, and the ability to work across multiple organizations to integrate their activities for the overall protection of US National Security.
  • Individual must demonstrate strong communication and coordination skills and background. Individual must be able to readily understand complex security documents and presentations, be able to prepare both documents and briefings as well as present those documents and briefings in both written and verbal form to audiences that may be very security savvy to those that have little depth in the field.  Individual must demonstrate the ability to successfully coordinate security actions within and external to the parent organization.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
7-TDNA-07Target Digital Network AnalystMD, GA, TX, HI, UTTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has immediate openings for a Target Digital Network Analyst. Description of Duties: The Target Digital Network Analyst conducts advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity, to profile targets and their activities, and develop techniques to gain more target information. The Target Digital Network Analyst has an understanding the principles and methods of exploiting foreign communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities; analyzes DNI data for reportable intelligence information and building target profiles; maintains appropriate databases for targeting, tasking, and analysis; performs sustained target analysis and enhancement through the use of DNI and DNR analytic techniques; analyzes DNI data to identify new access development opportunities for follow-on collection requirements; performs research using open source and classified sources to develop comprehensive baseline profiles of designated target sets; identifies intelligence gaps and evaluating the intelligence gathered in order to either tailor current collection or enable new collection to close the gaps. Prerequisites:
  • TDNA Level: 1
    • At least 3 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • Prior demonstrated experience in the use of software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development
    • Capable of running basic DNI and DNR queries to answer specific questions with existing Agency tools
    • Can task own selectors with assistance of senior analysts
    • Possess a basic understanding internet protocols, digital telecommunications technologies, and internet routing
    • Possess a basic understanding of SIGINT collection
    • Capable of basic target discovery and collection triage
    • Able to evaluate leads for tasking and able to use appropriate tasking authorities
  • TDNA Level: 2
    • At least 8 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Prior demonstrated experience in the use of software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development
    • Ability to monitor and develop target across several communications technologies
    • Capable of executing own and others’ tasking
    • Able to independently task across all authorities, maintaining compliance, without releaser, oversight officer or legal rejection/modification
    • Capable of building analytics for more complex discovery and analysis tasks
    • Understands multiple internet protocols, telecommunications technologies, and internet routing Understands multiple communications protocols and can analyze technical data from collected information for new collection opportunities
    • Can evaluate information for signs of communications changes and identify alternate means of communication.
  • TDNA Level: 3
    • At least 12 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Prior demonstrated experience in the use of software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development
    • Runs complex queries using a variety of different tools
    • Can provide guidance to others on how to run better queries or use different tools or task selectors so as to take advantage of all available collection opportunities
    • Takes advantage of new collection resources and shares this information with others who would benefit from it
    • Takes initiative to review scripts/traffic from other streams of collection to look for leads or complimenting data to enhance overall story
    • Expert level understanding internet protocols, digital telecommunications technologies, and internet routing and the merging packet and circuit switched networks
    • Performs DNR development to ID other methods of target communications, and works with language analysts to analyze importance of selectors and tie them to targets of interest
    • Target development results in discovery of reportable information
    • Understands computer network infrastructure enabling discovery of new avenues of target development
    • Works with other SIGDEV elements to introduce new tools/avenues of pursuit in an effort to find new collection
    • Ability to discover alternate means of communication for complex and operationally sophisticated targets
    • Able to develop custom analytics for target discovery and analysis of complex targets
    • Can mentor junior analysts on how to use tools and teach basic development.
  • TDNA Level: 4
    • At least 12 years demonstrated experience in the duty description and at least 20 years in the SIGINT discipline
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Prior demonstrated experience in the use of software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development
    • Runs complex queries using a variety of different tools
    • Can provide guidance to others on how to run better queries or use different tools or task selectors so as to take advantage of all available collection opportunities
    • Takes advantage of new collection resources and shares this information with others who would benefit from it
    • Takes initiative to review scripts/traffic from other streams of collection to look for leads or complimenting data to enhance overall story
    • Expert level understanding internet protocols, digital telecommunications technologies, and internet routing and the merging packet and circuit switched networks
    • Performs DNR development to ID other methods of target communications, and works with language analysts to analyze importance of selectors and tie them to targets of interest
    • Target development results in discovery of reportable information
    • Understands computer network infrastructure enabling discovery of new avenues of target development
    • Works with other SIGDEV elements to introduce new tools/avenues of pursuit in an effort to find new collection
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
7-SGA-06SIGINT Geospatial AnalystMD, GA, TX, HI, UTTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has immediate openings for a SIGINT Geospatial Analyst. Description of Duties: The SIGINT Geospatial Analyst leverages their skills, knowledge, and experience to apply geospatial analysis techniques against SIGINT metadata collected from foreign communications systems in order to identify, locate and track SIGINT targets, and to accurately report the intelligence gained from geospatial metadata analysis to SIGINT customers. The SIGINT Geospatial Analyst develops end-product SIGINT-derived GIS reports; performs analysis of SIGINT metadata for the purpose of improving the geolocation, contact chaining, and additional communications characterizations of targets of interest; analyzes SIGINT content and metadata to support the development of existing targets and the discovery of other analytic vectors through the reconstruction and documentation of target communications networks; performs sustained target analysis and enhancement through the use of DNI and DNR analytic techniques; maintains appropriate databases for targeting, tasking, and analysis. Prerequisites:
  • SGA Level: 1
    • At least 3 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • Can geolocate specific targets across multiple communications methods and display in ArcGIS (or other appropriate Agency tools if ArcGIS is replaced)
    • Capable of working with others to publish geolocational data in formal reporting
    • Possess a basic understanding of SIGINT collection
    • Can task own selectors with assistance of senior analysts
    • Possess a basic understanding internet protocols, internet routing, and of at least one communications technology (e.g. GSM, CDMS, Thurya, etc.)
  • SGA Level: 2
    • At least 8 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Can discover new targets based on geographic patterns or changing communications patterns in the data
    • Independently process and develop SIGINT Geospatial information across DNI and DNR disciplines, recognizing the convergence of circuit based and packet based telephony, and the increased emphasis on development of internet based tasking and targeting
    • Able to ensure the value of the branch’s SGA production by performing quality control on reporting and/or gesospatial products for accuracy, readability, and relevance
    • Able to augment others’ product reporting and development efforts with geospatial analysis
    • Capable of working with others to publish geolocational data in formal reporting
    • Possess a basic understanding of SIGINT collection
    • Can task own selectors with assistance of senior analysts
    • Knowledgeable in internet protocols, internet routing, and multiple communications technologies (e.g. GSM, CDMS, Thurya, etc.)
  • SGA Level: 3
    • At least 12 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Advanced ArcGIS user
    • Independently process and develop SIGINT Geospatial information across DNI and DNR disciplines, recognizing the convergence of circuit based and packet based telephony, and the increased emphasis on development of internet based tasking and targeting
    • Able to ensure the value of the branch’s SGA production by performing quality control on reporting and/or gesospatial products for accuracy, readability, and relevance
    • Take initiative to suggest where Geospatial Analysis could augment others’ current reporting and development efforts
    • Takes the initiative to review scripts/traffic that reference locational data and performs the necessary steps to locate targets/persons of interest
    • Seeks to introduce new SGA tools in to the office to enhance current office capabilities.
    • Understands the need to use a suite of tools to find a target/person of interest
    • Understands the offices’ frequent changes in priority or focus and adapts quickly. Shows flexibility and initiates new locational searches depending on ever changing office environment
  • SGA Level: 4
    • At least 12 years demonstrated experience in the duty description and at least 20 years in the SIGINT discipline
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Advanced ArcGIS user
    • Independently process and develop SIGINT Geospatial information across DNI and DNR disciplines, recognizing the convergence of circuit based and packet based telephony, and the increased emphasis on development of internet based tasking and targeting
    • Able to ensure the value of the branch’s SGA production by performing quality control on reporting and/or gesospatial products for accuracy, readability, and relevance
    • Take initiative to suggest where Geospatial Analysis could augment others’ current reporting and development efforts
    • Takes the initiative to review scripts/traffic that reference locational data and performs the necessary steps to locate targets/persons of interest
    • Seeks to introduce new SGA tools in to the office to enhance current office capabilities. Understands the need to use a suite of tools to find a target/person of interest
    • Understands the offices’ frequent changes in priority or focus and adapts quickly. Shows flexibility and initiates new locational searches depending on ever changing office environment
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
7-TAR-05Target Analyst ReporterMD, GA, TX, HI, UTTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has immediate openings for a Target Analyst Reporter.   Description of Duties: The Target Analyst Reporter prioritizes, assesses, evaluates and reports information obtained from passive and active collection, network evaluation and analysis, combined with related collateral sources when appropriate to provide synthesized product to customers. The Target Analyst Reporter writes reports which may require significant editing; may require assistance in determining reportability of an activity; requires assistance in locating reportable information (i.e. can only run basic queries or may require raw information to be provided); may require assistance in determining the focus of report; is familiar with basic SIGINT reporting policies; may require familiarization with SIGINT and collateral report repositories to conduct research that would enhance reporting the ability to pull information from multiple sources and combine it into reports/products in response to requests by management and external customers; and requires mentorship and/or significant guidance from Government personnel. Prerequisites:
  • TAR Level: 1
    • At least 3 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • Experience in drafting and/or editing for release finished, serialized SIGINT product reports
    • Knowledgeable of various technologies and/or topics to identify analytic vectors
    • Experienced in the principles and methods of exploiting foreign communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate SIGINT information in accordance with established requirements and priorities
    • Experienced in the use of software applications and databases associated with SIGINT report writing and target development
  • TAR Level: 2
    • At least 8 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Experience in drafting and/or editing for release finished, serialized SIGINT product reports
    • Ability to author reports based off simple traffic or a limited amount of traffic
    • Knowledgeable of various technologies and/or topics to identify analytic vectors
    • Experienced in the principles and methods of exploiting foreign communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate SIGINT information in accordance with established requirements and priorities
    • Experienced in the use of software applications and databases associated with SIGINT report writing and target development
    • Familiar with more advanced SIGINT reporting policies, e.g. the use of STI, unusual tearlines, Post-Publication actions, RFIs, etc.
    • Familiar with SIGINT and collateral report repositories and demonstrates incorporating independent research to enhance reporting
  • TAR Level: 3
    • At least 12 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Experience in drafting and/or editing for release finished, serialized SIGINT product reports
    • Ability to author reports based off simple traffic or a limited amount of traffic
    • Knowledgeable of various technologies and/or topics to identify analytic vectors
    • Experienced in the principles and methods of exploiting foreign communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate SIGINT information in accordance with established requirements and priorities
    • Experienced in the use of software applications and databases associated with SIGINT report writing and target development
    • Demonstrated application of advanced SIGINT reporting, e.g. the use of STI, unusual tearlines, Post-Publication actions, RFIs, etc.
    • Familiar with SIGINT and collateral report repositories and demonstrates incorporating independent research to enhance reporting
    • Demonstrated ability to independently discover reportable information within office workflow tools
  • TAR Level: 4
    • At least 12 years demonstrated experience in the duty description and at least 20 years in the SIGINT discipline
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Experience in drafting and/or editing for release finished, serialized SIGINT product reports
    • Ability to author reports based off simple traffic or a limited amount of traffic
    • Knowledgeable of various technologies and/or topics to identify analytic vectors
    • Experienced in the principles and methods of exploiting foreign communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate SIGINT information in accordance with established requirements and priorities
    • Experienced in the use of software applications and databases associated with SIGINT report writing and target development
    • Demonstrated application of advanced SIGINT reporting, e.g. the use of STI, unusual tearlines, Post-Publication actions, RFIs, etc.
    • Familiar with SIGINT and collateral report repositories and demonstrates incorporating independent research to enhance reporting
    • Demonstrated ability to independently discover reportable information within office workflow tools
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled.   CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
7-NEA-04Network Exploitation AnalystMD, GA, TX, HI, UTTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has immediate openings for a Network Exploitation Analyst. Description of Duties: The Network Exploitation Analysts (NEA) evaluates target opportunities and strategizes activities against particular networks using all source data to understand and map target networks and assist in developing detailed exploitation and operations plans. The Network Exploitation Analyst has a solid understanding of logical/physical IP core infrastructure, communication devices and how they connect to networks, and the traffic movements in a network; has a working knowledge of the principles and methods utilized by Requirements and Targeting to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities; possesses an understanding of and experience in the SIGINT disciplines of collection, target development, and tasking; actively analyzes and manages collection of TAO projects, capabilities, policies and procedures; analyzes collection-related information to guide tasking, identify problems, and assist with collection management; and recognizes essential elements of information to enable endpoint opportunities. Prerequisites:
  • NEA Level: 1
    • At least 3 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • Ability to leverage TAO capabilities with assistance to enhance access and target development
    • Ability to task and retrieve TAO collected information with TOPI accessible tools to maintain target
    • Understands TAO capabilities
    • Ability to run basic DNI and DNR queries to answer specific questions with existing Agency tools
    • Ability to task own selectors
    • Understanding of SIGINT collection
    • Experience with basic target discovery and collection triage
    • Ability to evaluate leads for tasking and able to use appropriate tasking authorities
  • NEA Level: 2
    • At least 8 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Ability to independently leverage TAO capabilities to enhance access and target development
    • Ability to task and retrieve TAO collected information with TOPI accessible tools to maintain target and identify new collection opportunities
    • Ability to independently task across all authorities, maintaining compliance, without releaser, oversight officer or legal rejection/modification
    • Capable of building analytics for more complex discovery and analysis tasks
    • Understands multiple communications protocols and can analyze technical data from collected information for new collection opportunities
    • Ability to evaluate leads for tasking and to use appropriate tasking authorities
    • Ability to assist in creation of TAO plans
    • Ability to write justifications for TAO prioritization
  • NEA Level: 3
    • At least 12 years demonstrated experience in the duty description
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Able to independently leverage TAO capabilities to enhance access and target development
    • Able to task and retrieve TAO collected information with TOPI accessible tools to maintain target and identify new collection opportunities
    • Runs complex queries using a variety of different tools
    • Can provide guidance to others on how to run better queries or use different tools or task selectors so as to take advantage of all available collection opportunities
    • Takes advantage of new collection resources and shares this information with others who would benefit from it
    • Takes initiative to review scripts/traffic from other streams of collection to look for leads or complimenting data to enhance overall story
    • Performs call chaining, works with language analysts to analyze importance of selectors and tie them to targets of interest
    • Able to write and collaborate with all echelons of TAO planning
    • Able to write justifications for TAO prioritization
  • NEA Level: 4
    • At least 12 years demonstrated experience in the duty description and at least 20 years in the SIGINT discipline
    • At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years
    • Able to independently leverage TAO capabilities to enhance access and target development
    • Able to task and retrieve TAO collected information with TOPI accessible tools to maintain target and identify new collection opportunities
    • Runs complex queries using a variety of different tools
    • Can provide guidance to others on how to run better queries or use different tools or task selectors so as to take advantage of all available collection opportunities
    • Takes advantage of new collection resources and shares this information with others who would benefit from it
    • Takes initiative to review scripts/traffic from other streams of collection to look for leads or complimenting data to enhance overall story
    • Performs call chaining, works with language analysts to analyze importance of selectors and tie them to targets of interest
    • Able to write and collaborate with all echelons of TAO planning
    • Able to write justifications for TAO prioritization
  • Desired Qualifications at all Levels:
    • BS in a technical field
    • Network+ or similar certification
    • Security+ or similar certification
    • Certified Ethical Hacker certification
    • Cisco Certified Network Associate certification
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
7-TTA-UD-03Technical Targeting Analysts/Operator (SIGINT)Washington DC areaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has immediate openings for a Technical Targeting Analyst/Operator. Description of Duties:
  • Conducts SIGINT and other technical collection, analysis and reporting
  • Travel / deploy as required to support national and combatant command mission priorities, operations or training exercise events
  • Support shift work as required at a 24/7 WDC area watch center
  • Plans and executes tactical technical collection missions
  • Analyzes, fuses and reports on multi-discipline and technical intelligence
  • Briefs senior government leaders and decision-makers
  • Conducts after action reviews and develops lessons learned to enhance effectiveness of operations and related tactics, techniques and procedures (TTP
Prerequisites:
  • Demonstrated knowledge of SIGINT and Cyber systems and tools, as well as analytic methodologies and technical collection tradecraft
  • Comprehensive understanding of intelligence tasking, collection, processing, exploitation, analysis and dissemination processes within the IC
  • Familiarity with all major intelligence disciplines (e.g., SIGINT, HUMINT, MASINT, OSINT, etc.)
  • Advanced user operation of common Intelligence Community (IC) networks (JWICS, SIPRNET, NIPRNET and NSANET, as required) to coordinate and collaborate with IC partners
  • Advanced user operation of Microsoft Windows-based word processing, data base systems, and search, analysis and dissemination tools
  • Proven critical thinking skills and mission planning experience
  • Strong writing, editing and reporting skills
  • Strong verbal communication abilities
  • Desired Qualifications and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in intelligence-related field (e.g., computer or data science, engineering, regional security studies, etc.)
  • Experience with Special Operations forces (SOF) Train, Equip, Advise and Assist missions
  • Experience with Special Technical and SIGINT Geolocation and direction finding operations, methodologies and analysis, to include Sensitive Site Exploitation, DOMEX and biometric collection
  • SOF training and exercise design and delivery
  • Foreign language capability
  • Recent experience supporting national or military Combatant Command-level intelligence missions and programs
  • Experience using the following databases and analytical tools within the last 3 years: Agility, ArcView, Chalkfun, Dishfire, Banyan, Mainway, SEEKER, SYNAPSE, DataXplorer, Nucleon, Bellview, CPE, Crest, Association, Bellview, Cineplex, Fastscope, GRAPEVINE, Marina, SEDB, SPYDER, TargetCop, Tuningfork, UIS, UTT
  CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
3-SDTE-04Software Development and Test EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTop SecretU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET Clearance is absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is a leading provider of engineering, scientific, and program management support services to some of the top agencies in the U.S. government, including the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), NASA, the Department of Homeland Security and the intelligence community.  CENTRA is currently seeking talented, enthusiastic, and dynamic individuals to support DARPA in formulating, coordinating, monitoring, and transitioning advanced research and development programs to the U.S. military. Currently, Arlington, Virginia office is seeking an engineer to support cutting-edge, advanced aerospace technology development efforts at DARPA to include trade studies, performance analysis, hardware design, development and test. Required technical qualifications:
  • Demonstrated experience in modern software development and test approaches
  • Familiarity with cyber security related software requirements and test techniques
  • Experience in the application of software and hardware in the loop testing
  • Experience with real time operating systems
  • Experience in the development and certification of mission critical software
  • Experience in leading program and development activities with technical teams
  • Demonstrated experience managing schedule, budget and program risks for fast-paced advanced technology programs
  • Ability to quickly identify and resolve program execution issues
  • Experience in defense-related technology research and/or development programs
  • Recognized as a leader or expert in aerospace subsystems
Program and management responsibilities may include:
  • Providing technical support and subject matter expertise in monitoring the execution of advanced technology development and demonstration programs.
  • Performing independent technical assessments and feasibility analyses of new technologies and system designs.
  • Aiding in the test planning, monitoring, and reporting on tests and demonstrations.
  • Supporting technical interchange meetings and design reviews.
  • Leading programmatic and technical discussions with government and industry teams.
  • Performing program oversight of program activity scheduling and milestone and ensuring all critical elements are addressed.
  • Providing program management and acquisition support.
  • Authoring and presenting program plans, status briefings and technical reports.
Candidates will work closely with Government Program Managers as well as high level personnel throughout the government and industry research and development communities.  Applicants must be technically strong and possess superior oral and written communications skills.  Candidates should be self-starters capable of working both independently and as part of a team.  Travel is required up to 33%.  Bachelor’s degree with 9 years of relevant experience. An advanced degree is preferred. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
4-RLI-001Russian Language InstructorNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an opening for a Russian language instructor. Description of Duties: Duties include planning and conducting Russian language instruction for small groups of students as well as individual one-on-one instruction as required.
  • Conduct in-depth research and analysis in Russian language collections and written, tailored products.
  • Prepare briefings on key issues and represent the unit interagency meetings and forums. Travel to US and overseas locations as require.
Required qualifications Knowledge and experience teaching Russian language with an emphasis on enhancing reading skills of the students is required. A degree in language education and experience in the national security community are highly desirable.
  • Security clearance at TS/SCI level, with POLY.
  • Russian Language reading and understanding capability at least at the 3 level.
  • At least three years of experience in the national security community as a Targeter, Desk Officer or all-source analyst.
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Outstanding communication skills (writing and briefing emphasized).
Desired Qualifications
  • Graduate Degree desired.
  • Five or more years of experience in the national security community.
  • Russian language reading and understanding proficiency at the 4+ level.
  • Area familiarization with Russia and or the former Soviet Union.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.   #CJPost
03-FTEM-01Flight Test Engineer / Test ManagerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretU.S. Citizenship and existing SECRET Clearance is absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Flight Test Engineer / Test Manager. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. is a leading provider of engineering, scientific, and program management support services to some of the top agencies in the U.S. government, including the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), NASA, and the Department of Homeland Security and the intelligence community. CENTRA is currently seeking talented, enthusiastic, and dynamic individuals to support DARPA in formulating, monitoring, and transitioning advanced research and development programs to the U.S. military.  CENTRA is actively involved in DARPA’s Tactical Technology, Strategic Technology, Defense Sciences and Information Processing Techniques Offices.  More information about DARPA can be found at: http://www.darpa.mil CENTRA is a rapidly growing defense consulting firm with major offices in Arlington, VA and Boston, MA. The Virginia office is looking for a qualified flight test engineer / test manager to provide technical and programmatic oversight of various research and development projects for DARPA. Candidates will work closely with DARPA Program Managers as well as high level personnel throughout the government and also with industry research and development communities. Applicants must be technically strong and possess superior oral and written communications skills.  Candidates should be self-starters capable of working both independently and as part of a team.  25% travel duty time is required. Technical and management responsibilities may include:
  • Providing technical support and subject matter expertise in monitoring the execution of advanced technology development and demonstration programs.
  • Performing independent technical assessments and feasibility analyses of new technologies and system designs.
  • Planning, managing, attending, monitoring, and reporting on system flight and ground testing and demonstrations.
  • Supporting technical interchange meetings and design reviews.
  • Identifying and implementing new program concepts.
  • Providing program management and acquisition support.
  • Authoring program status briefings and technical reports.
Required qualifications: Technical Qualifications Required:
  • 8 years of relevant professional experience. Graduate from a Service or private Test Pilot School is preferred.
  • Minimum of a B.S. in Engineering, Mathematics, or Physics with at least 8 years of flight test experience or an M.S degree with 6 years of flight test experience.
  • Platform concept development, requirements definition, and program support.
  • Test Program Management including planning, execution, and reporting
  • Ground and flight Test Conductor experience
  • Unique or non-standard flight test experience
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost                                                                                               #M
SSU-ASTA-01All-Source/Targeting Analyst – MidFayetteville, NCTS/SCIJob Description: Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. (SSU) seeks exceptionally qualified individuals to serve as an All-Source/Targeting Analyst at the Mid-Level to support a USSOCOM contract. All-Source/Targeting Analysts shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation. Employees on this contract will be responsible for providing intelligence analysis and all aspects of information gathering, research, threat assessments, Client development and predictive analysis as part of a Special Operations Forces (SOF) analytical team. Employees must maintain global readiness and be available to deploy on a no-notice basis to hazardous duty/combat zones. Deployments may be to a theater of operations with permissive, uncertain, or hostile environments while living in austere conditions for extended periods. Job Responsibilities: The All-Source/Targeting Analyst must possess the capability of fusing intelligence information from multiple disciplines, to include Human Intelligence (HUMINT), Signals Intelligence (SIGINT), Communications Intelligence (COMINT), Imagery Intelligence (IMINT), and Measurement and Signature Intelligence (MASINT). Analysts are responsible for providing intelligence analysis and all aspects of information gathering, research, threat assessments and predictive analysis as part of an analytical team. The All-Source/Targeting Analyst will have advanced targeting skills and a comprehensive understanding of the operational cycle as well as the data, tools, and techniques used for each phase of targeting. The All-Source/Targeting Analyst shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation and have a thorough of the F3EA targeting methodology. Job Requirements: The position of All-Source/Targeting Analyst at the Mid- Level shall possess the following qualifications:
  • Minimum of six years analytical experience with DoD or equivalent Government agencies required with to support SOF operations.
  • Shall be proficient in utilizing basic computer applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development.
  • Shall possess strong briefing skills and be capable of effectively directing subordinate analysts in the accomplishment of intelligence products and assessments.
  • Acute knowledge of SOF and/or counterterrorism intelligence experience.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills and be highly proficient in all source analytical support tools.
  • Recent experience in Afghanistan, Iraq or other hostile fire zone supporting SOF operations.
  • Bachelor's degree is preferred.
  • Current Top Secret clearance and SCI eligible.
  • Must possess a valid U.S. passport.
  • Must be able to pass all pre-deployment requirements including a medical, dental, psychological, background, credit, and security screens as deemed necessary to be considered deployable.
  • Must be able to obtain all required immunizations deemed necessary by the contract.
Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. specializes in all things intelligence, including services, training, and risk and security expertise. Our mission is to provide the US Department of Defense and national intelligence agencies the best intelligence support available. Located near Fort Bragg, North Carolina in Fayetteville, our team of professionals is ready and able to assist clients with exploitation training, software tools, intelligence personnel, intelligence analysis, technical surveillance and consulting. Founded in 2007, we are committed to providing expert solutions to our clients with integrity, honesty, and unmatched competence. SSU, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more, please view our website at: http://www.ssuinc.us.  Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental and vision coverage, 401(k) plan with company match, workers compensation, professional development training and healthcare advocacy services. Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc. If you would like to apply for this position, please email your resume to harrisonl@ssuinc.us or resumes@ssuinc.us.
3-FMCE-20Flight Mechanics-Flight Controls EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretU.S. Citizenship and SECRET Clearance absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Flight Mechanics / Flight controls Engineer. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. is a leading provider of engineering, scientific, and program management support services to some of the top agencies in the U.S. government, including the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), NASA, and the Department of Homeland Security and the intelligence community.  CENTRA is currently seeking talented, enthusiastic, and dynamic individuals to support DARPA in formulating, monitoring, and transitioning advanced research and development programs to the U.S. military.  CENTRA is actively involved in DARPA’s Tactical Technology, Strategic Technology, Defense Sciences and Information Processing Techniques Offices.  More information about DARPA can be found at: http://www.darpa.mil CENTRA is a rapidly growing defense consulting firm with major offices in Arlington, VA and Boston, MA.  The Virginia office is looking for a qualified flight mechanics / flight controls engineer to provide technical and programmatic oversight of various research and development projects for DARPA. Candidates will work closely with DARPA Program Managers as well as high level personnel throughout the government and also with industry research and development communities.  Applicants must be technically strong and possess superior oral and written communications skills.  Candidates should be self-starters capable of working both independently and as part of a team.  Some travel is required. Technical and management responsibilities may include:
  • Providing technical support and subject matter expertise in monitoring the execution of advanced technology development and demonstration programs.
  • Performing independent technical assessments and feasibility analyses of new technologies and system designs.
  • Attending, monitoring, and reporting on system field testing and demonstrations.
  • Supporting technical interchange meetings and design reviews.
  • Developing and running simulation models.
  • Identifying and implementing new program concepts.
  • Providing program management and acquisition support.
  • Authoring program status briefings and technical reports.
Required qualifications: Technical Qualifications Required:
  • At least 10 years of relevant experience.
  • Minimum of a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering with at least 10 years of experience or an M.S degree with 8 years of flight mechanics design experience. An advanced degree is preferred.
  • Platform concept development, requirements definition, and program support.
  • Emphasis on flight dynamics and controls.
  • Trajectory and performance optimization.
  • Guidance and relative navigation for air platforms.
  • Programming skills include Matlab /Simulink and a high-level language such as C++.
  • Experience with POST or OTIS, Missile DATCOM, and/or STK is beneficial.
  • Aircraft platform software development process including scrum master experience is a plus.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost                                                                                                                       #M
SSU-HASME-1HUMINT Analyst Subject Matter ExpertFort Bragg, NCTS/SCIJob Description: Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. (SSU) seeks exceptionally qualified individuals to serve as a HUMINT Analyst Subject Matter Expert to support a USSOCOM contract.  Employees on this contract will be responsible for providing intelligence analysis as part of a Special Operations Forces (SOF) analytical team.  Employees must maintain global readiness and be available to deploy on a no-notice basis to hazardous duty/combat zones.  Deployments may be to a theater of operations with permissive, uncertain, or hostile environments while living in austere conditions for extended periods. Job Responsibilities: The HUMINT Analyst Subject Matter Expert will have advanced targeting skills and a comprehensive understanding of the operational cycle as well as the data, tools, and techniques used for each phase of targeting.  The HUMINT Analyst Subject Matter Expert shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation and have a thorough understanding of the F3EA targeting methodology. Job Requirements: The position of HUMINT Analyst Subject Matter Expert shall possess the following qualifications:
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience in HUMINT related operations.
  • No less than five (5) years of experience in collection management, all-source analysis, and desk officer/reports, two (2) years of experience in a managerial level position in support of HUMINT programs and analysis, and at least one (1) combat overseas tour with a Special Missions Unit (SMU) and/or Special Operations Forces (SOF) operating in a HUMINT analysis support function.
  • Satisfactorily completed the Strategic Debriefing Course (SDC) or equivalent. SME shall possess sufficient interpersonal skills and ability to write/speak clearly so as to accurately brief HUMINT-related matters at all levels of the supported Chain of Command.
  • Possess expert-level skill-sets in HUMINT Online Tasking and Reporting (HOTR) and Global Controlled Operations Management System (GCOMS).
  • Possess expert-level skills and proficiency using analytic tools and databases including, but not limited to: Multimedia Message Manager (M3), GoogleEarth, ArcGIS Geographic Information System (ARC), Inforsphere Management System (ISM/Wise), Harmony, Skope, Counter IED Operations Integration Center (COIC), Proton, Think Analyze Connect Analytic Database (TAC), Terrorist Identities Datamart Environment (TIDE), Firetruck/Voltron, IC Reach, Palantir, CP Clear, and Consolidated Consular Database (CCD).
  • Expert knowledge and understanding of HUMINT theory, doctrine, rules, regulations, directives, systems, concepts, methodologies and relevant skills related to HUMINT analysis and operations.
  • Expert knowledge of applying tradecraft, tools, and methods to collect, analysis, and integrate complex information related to HUMINT analysis.
  • Academic background and/or other equivalent formal training and experience, for example, at a minimum an Associates of Arts degree from and accredited university or college with primary studies in Middle East and/or North Africa regional culture/sociology or multiple combat support deployments to CENTCOM or AFRICOM with attending pre-deployment familiarization training.
  • Current Top Secret clearance and SCI eligible.
  • Must possess a valid U.S. passport.
  • Must be able to pass all pre-deployment requirements including a medical, dental, psychological, background, credit, and security screens as deemed necessary to be considered deployable.
  • Must be able to obtain all required immunizations deemed necessary by the contract.
Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. specializes in all things intelligence, including services, training, and risk and security expertise. Our mission is to provide the US Department of Defense and national intelligence agencies the best intelligence support available. Located near Fort Bragg, North Carolina in Fayetteville, our team of professionals is ready and able to assist clients with exploitation training, software tools, intelligence personnel, intelligence analysis, technical surveillance and consulting. Founded in 2007, we are committed to providing expert solutions to our clients with integrity, honesty, and unmatched competence. SSU, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.   To learn more, please view our website at: http://www.ssuinc.us.  Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental and vision coverage, 401(k) plan with company match, workers compensation, professional development training and healthcare advocacy services. Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc.   If you would like to apply for this position, please email your resume to harrisonl@ssuinc.us or resumes@ssuinc.us.
5-DDBTA-20Due Diligence and Business Transactions AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET/SCI CLEARANCE with POLY are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Due Diligence and Business Transactions Analyst. Description of Duties: Responsible for conducting cutting-edge due diligence on a wide range of companies and industries spanning the globe. The position requires private sector experience conducting research in support of corporate transactions–such as mergers and acquisitions–or competitive intelligence, as well as experience working as an all-source analyst in the Intelligence Community. Candidate will research, draft, and present commercial due diligence reports and assessments. The successful candidate will also work well independently and have a proactive approach to research. Work is in the Metropolitan Washington area. Required qualifications: • Experience in the private sector as an analyst supporting due diligence and business intelligence activities. • Demonstrated strong open source research skills. Experience using a variety of public, commercial, or proprietary open source databases, such as LexisNexis or CLEAR, to locate business-related information. • Experience conducting research and all-source analysis in the Intelligence Community. • Strong critical thinking, oral and written communication skills. • Candidates should be well-organized, detail-oriented, and should demonstrate the ability to prioritize and reprioritize job tasks independently. Candidates should also be comfortable working under tight deadlines. • BS/BA degree. • Degree in business, economics, market analysis, financial analysis, or related fields is desired. • Experience conducting personnel security risk analysis and/or background investigations is desired. CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
SSU-ML-CI-ASR CI/ MID LEVEL CI Analyst for FVPWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCI w/ polyResponsibilities: Employees shall perform as the Senior CI Analyst for FVP.  The employee will Provide Project management oversight, supervision, and review/verify completion of assigned tasks to subordinate analysts; Conduct spot checks of analytical activities conducted by personnel IAT quality control their analytical efforts; Prepare briefings and provide training on intelligence analyst operations to correct identified deficiencies as requested by SVO; Provide Quality Control for ECs and Guardian Leads along with conducting spot checks of subordinate contract analysts’ findings; Ensure client ready work by performing quality control of white papers, LHMs, ECs, source packages, and presentations; Distribute, allocate, assign, and disseminate tasking; Implement process improvements; Liaise with FBI organizational elements, INSCOM I2X ACICA, and Army G-2 leadership to ensure compliance with customer requirements; Design and execute data calls, data gathering, evaluation, and consolidation of data sets, and information data presentations for non-technical audience; Implement process improvements; Prepare and conduct briefings related to FTTTF identified intelligence information, security vetting operations in support of FBI, DoD or the Army, and the FTTTF analytical operations as directed by the Army; Design and execute data calls, data gathering, evaluation and consolidation of data sets, clear and information data presentations for non-technical audience. Requirements:
  • Knowledge and experience with counter intelligence operations and activities, including
  • Experience drafting special assessments, intelligence reports, bulletins, alerts, threat assessments, or other intel products
  • Proficient with M3, TCOP, MS Office Suite, Analyst Notebook, Proton, IC Reach, NSA Pulse, TAC, CTKB, NCTC, WISE, CIA Wire, Intelink, QLIX, Swordfish, TIDE, DCGS-A, PORTICO, Harmony, DAIIS, Biometrics Identify Intelligence Resources, and other IC/Government databases
  • Experience producing reports incorporating text and graphics
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with the intelligence cycle, collection fusion, analysis and production
  • Must be familiar with the operations of the Biometric Automated Toolset (BAT) operation and the Handheld Interagency Identity Detection Equipment (HIIDE).
  • Knowledge of IC Systems and protocols
  • 4 yrs MID / 8 senior years experience with data analysis
  • 4 yrs MID / 8 senior years experience drafting expert assessments across operational priorities on behalf of a stakeholder
  • Experience producing reports incorporating text and graphics to convey complex concepts to senior leaders
  • Experience conducting assessments, data integration, governance, and metrics
  • Experience applying qualitative and quantitative analytic methods
  • Experience with geospatial mapping and overlay preparation
  • Experience conducting and participating in After Action Reviews
  • Experience working with FBI systems and databases including DIVS, QTIP, Sentinel, Guardian, WebPT
  • Operational knowledge of DoD and IC organizations, missions, and relationships concerning CI/HUMINT structures
  • Experience assimilating large volumes of data
Security Clearance: Current TS/SCI CI Polygraph, financial disclosure statement, task force non-disclosure agreement, as well as eligibility for SI, TK, G, and HCS. These positions are contingent on contract award.  If you would like to be considered for this opportunity please contact SSU today. Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. specializes in all things intelligence, including services, training, and risk and security expertise. Our mission is to provide the US Department of Defense and national intelligence agencies the best intelligence support available. Located near Fort Bragg, North Carolina in Fayetteville, our team of professionals is ready and able to assist clients with exploitation training, software tools, intelligence personnel, intelligence analysis, technical surveillance and consulting. Founded in 2007, we are committed to providing expert solutions to our clients with integrity, honesty, and unmatched competence. SSU, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more, please view our website at: http://www.ssuinc.us.  Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental and vision coverage, 401(k) plan with company match, workers compensation, professional development training and healthcare advocacy services. Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc. If you would like to apply for this position, please email your resume to harrisonl@ssuinc.us or resumes@ssuinc.us   For further information, please contact: (910) 222-8138.
SSU-IA-ELSenior Intelligence Analyst – Expert/LeadWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTop SecretStrategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. (SSU) seeks exceptionally qualified individuals to serve as Senior Intelligence Analyst – Expert/Leads to support a USSOCOM contract. Intelligence analysts must be capable of fusing intelligence information from multiple disciplines, to include Human Intelligence (HUMINT), Signals Intelligence (SIGINT), Communications Intelligence (COMINT), Imagery Intelligence (IMINT), Measurement and Signature Intelligence (MASINT), Counter Intelligence (CI), All-Source Analysts, Targeting Analysts, Collection Management, as well as Industrial Security Professionals.  The analysts will have advanced targeting skills and a through understanding of the operational cycle as well as the data, tools, and techniques used for each phase of targeting. The analysts shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation.  The analysts interested in this opportunity must have experience in several of the aforementioned disciplines.  Analysts on this contract will be responsible for providing intelligence analysis and all aspects of information gathering, research, threat assessments, Client development and predictive analysis as part of a Special Operations Forces (SOF) analytical team. Analysts must maintain global readiness and be available to deploy on a no-notice basis to hazardous duty/combat zones. Deployments may be to a theater of operations with permissive, uncertain, or hostile environments while living in austere conditions for extended periods. Job Responsibilities: The Senior Intelligence Analyst – Expert/Leads must be capable of fusing intelligence information from multiple disciplines.  The Senior Intelligence Analyst – Expert/Lead will interface with intelligence organizations to fully prepare teams for exploitation of personnel as well as prepare analytic support products and assessments supporting targeting efforts, source development and threat analysis.  The analysts may perform daily collateral/high side analysis, provide intelligence products and perform intelligence research to support HUMINT/detainee interviews. Job Requirements: The position of Senior Intelligence Analyst – Expert/Lead shall possess the following qualifications:
  • Minimum of ten years analytical experience with DoD equivalent Government agencies required with five years at the operational level with support to SOF operations.
  • Shall be proficient in utilizing basic computer applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development.
  • Shall possess strong briefing skills and be capable of effectively directing subordinate analysts in the accomplishment of intelligence products and assessments.
  • Strong background and firsthand experience is required in the following analytical areas:  Regional analysis, Geo-political analysis, HUMINT/SIGINT analysis and collection management. Acute knowledge of SOF and/or counterterrorism intelligence experience.
  • Recent experience in Afghanistan or Iraq or other hostile fire zone supporting SOF operations.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Current Top Secret clearance and SCI eligible.
Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. specializes in all things intelligence, including services, training, and risk and security expertise. Our mission is to provide the US Department of Defense and national intelligence agencies the best intelligence support available. Located near Fort Bragg, North Carolina in Fayetteville, our team of professionals is ready and able to assist clients with exploitation training, software tools, intelligence personnel, intelligence analysis, technical surveillance and consulting. Founded in 2007, we are committed to providing expert solutions to our clients with integrity, honesty, and unmatched competence. SSU, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more, please view our website at: http://www.ssuinc.us.  Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental and vision coverage, 401(k) plan with company match, workers compensation, professional development training and healthcare advocacy services. Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc. If you would like to apply for this position, please email your resume to harrisonl@ssuinc.us or resumes@ssuinc.us   For further information, please contact: (910) 222-8138.
SSU-SIGINT-GASIGINT Geospatial Analyst – ExpertWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTop SecretStrategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. (SSU) seeks exceptionally qualified individuals to serve as Geospatial Targeting Analysts to support a USSOCOM contract. Intelligence analysts must be capable of fusing intelligence information from multiple disciplines, to include Human Intelligence (HUMINT), Signals Intelligence (SIGINT), Communications Intelligence (COMINT), Imagery Intelligence (IMINT), Measurement and Signature Intelligence (MASINT), Counter Intelligence (CI), All-Source Analysts, Targeting Analysts, Collection Management, as well as Industrial Security Professionals.  The Geospatial Targeting Analyst will have advanced targeting skills and a comprehensive understanding of the operational cycle as well as the data, tools, and techniques used for each phase of targeting. Geospatial Targeting Analysts shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation.  Analysts on this contract will be responsible for providing intelligence analysis and all aspects of information gathering, research, threat assessments, Client development and predictive analysis as part of a Special Operations Forces (SOF) analytical team.  Analysts must maintain global readiness and be available to deploy on a no-notice basis to hazardous duty/combat zones. Deployments may be to a theater of operations with permissive, uncertain, or hostile environments while living in austere conditions for extended periods.  Job Responsibilities: The Geospatial Targeting Analyst shall have advanced targeting skills to create Geospatial data from disparate sources; supporting dynamic and rapidly changing analytical requirements to meet operational needs.  Analyst shall be well versed in geospatial predictive analytic techniques and the ability to gather, create, analyze, and manipulate new geospatial data using the appropriate tools/software  Job Requirements: The position of Geospatial Targeting Analyst/Expert-Level shall possess the following qualifications:
  • Minimum of 10(ten) years analytical experience with DoD equivalent Government agencies required with five years at the operational level with support to SOF operations.
  • Shall be proficient in utilizing basic computer applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development.
  • Analysts must have expertise in the following software:  SKOPE SIGINT Toolkit, ArcGIS, ArcGIS Model Builder, and GoogleEarth/KML.  Working knowledge of Signature Analyst, ArcSDE, Python Scripting, Spotfire, Tableau, Photoshop, and ERDAs Imagine is preferred.
  • Shall possess strong briefing skills and be capable of effectively directing subordinate analysts in the accomplishment of intelligence products and assessments.
  • Acute knowledge of SOF and/or counterterrorism intelligence experience.
  • Recent experience in Afghanistan or Iraq or other hostile fire zone supporting SOF operations.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Current Top Secret clearance and SCI eligible.
Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. specializes in all things intelligence, including services, training, and risk and security expertise. Our mission is to provide the US Department of Defense and national intelligence agencies the best intelligence support available. Located near Fort Bragg, North Carolina in Fayetteville, our team of professionals is ready and able to assist clients with exploitation training, software tools, intelligence personnel, intelligence analysis, technical surveillance and consulting. Founded in 2007, we are committed to providing expert solutions to our clients with integrity, honesty, and unmatched competence. SSU, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more, please view our website at: http://www.ssuinc.us.  Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental and vision coverage, 401(k) plan with company match, workers compensation, professional development training and healthcare advocacy services. Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc. If you would like to apply for this position, please email your resume to harrisonl@ssuinc.us or resumes@ssuinc.us   For further information, please contact: (910) 222-8138.
SSU-MLTA-SEMulti-Level Targeting Analyst – Senior/ExpertWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTop SecretStrategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. (SSU) seeks exceptionally qualified individuals to serve as Multi-Level Targeting Analyst’s (MLT analyst) to support a USSOCOM contract. Intelligence Analysts must be capable of fusing intelligence information from multiple disciplines, to include Human Intelligence (HUMINT), Signals Intelligence (SIGINT), Communications Intelligence (COMINT), Imagery Intelligence (IMINT), Measurement and Signature Intelligence (MASINT), Counter Intelligence (CI), All-Source Analysts, Targeting Analysts, Collection Management, as well as Industrial Security Professionals.  The MLT analyst will have advanced targeting skills and a comprehensive understanding of the operational cycle as well as the data, tools, and techniques used for each phase of targeting. MLT analyst shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation.  Analysts interested in this opportunity must have experience in several of the aforementioned disciplines.  Analysts will be responsible for providing intelligence analysis and all aspects of information gathering, research, threat assessments, Client development and predictive analysis as part of a Special Operations Forces (SOF) analytical team.  Analysts must maintain global readiness and be available to deploy on a no-notice basis to hazardous duty/combat zones. Deployments may be to a theater of operations with permissive, uncertain, or hostile environments while living in austere conditions for extended periods. Job Responsibilities: The Multi-Layer Targeting Analyst shall provide comprehensive assessment of multiple types/sources of intelligence data and support the F3EA targeting cycle in order to answer intelligence questions and provide recommendations for further action or collection.  MLT analysts shall have experience in multiple analytic fields and be capable of applying each intelligence discipline to solve complex problems.  MTL analysts shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation. Job Requirements: The position of Multi-Level Targeting Analyst /Senior/ Expert-Level shall possess the following qualifications:
  • Minimum of 8 (eight) years analytical experience for senior level and minimum of 10 (ten) years experience for expert level -with DoD or equivalent Government agencies required, with five years at the operational level and support to SOF operations.
  • Shall be proficient in utilizing intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development.
  • Must possess strong briefing skills and be capable of effectively directing subordinate analysts in accomplishments of intelligence product and assessments.
  • SOF and/or CT intelligence experience is highly desirable.
  • Recent experience in Afghanistan or Iraq or other hostile fire zone supporting SOF operations.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Current Top Secret clearance and SCI eligible.
Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. specializes in all things intelligence, including services, training, and risk and security expertise. Our mission is to provide the US Department of Defense and national intelligence agencies the best intelligence support available. Located near Fort Bragg, North Carolina in Fayetteville, our team of professionals is ready and able to assist clients with exploitation training, software tools, intelligence personnel, intelligence analysis, technical surveillance and consulting. Founded in 2007, we are committed to providing expert solutions to our clients with integrity, honesty, and unmatched competence. SSU, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

To learn more, please view our website at: http://www.ssuinc.us.  Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental and vision coverage, 401(k) plan with company match, workers compensation, professional development training and healthcare advocacy services. Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc.

If you would like to apply for this position, please email your resume to harrisonl@ssuinc.us or resumes@ssuinc.us   For further information, please contact: (910) 222-8138.

8-MEAASA-035Middle East and Africa All Source AnalystsWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and TS/SCI with Polygraph is required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking junior and mid-level all source intelligence professionals to analyze and produce finished all-source intelligence assessments on a broad range of substantive regional and military capabilities issues for work in the Metro DC, VA area. Minimum Qualifications:
  • Junior-level positions: Bachelor’s/master’s degree (preferably in Political Science or Middle East studies) or specialized training with 2-3 years of analytic experience OR 3-4 years’ U.S. Military experience as an intelligence analyst
  • Mid-level positions: Bachelor’s/master’s degree (preferably in Political Science or Middle East studies) with 4-6 years’ intelligence analysis experience OR 4-8 years’ U.S. Military experience as an intelligence analyst
  • Demonstrated analytical experience in one or more of the following areas required:
    • Military capabilities and order of battle all-source analysis (esp. Yemen)
    • Middle East military/strategic issues (esp. Yemen, Horn of Africa, and the Arabian Peninsula)
    • Stability, security, and leadership issues (esp. Yemen, Horn of Africa, and the Arabian Peninsula)
    • Counter-Insurgency issues; knowledge of groups/dynamics operating in Yemen, across the Middle East and North Africa
    • Political issues, to include militant Islamic organization and theory
  • Proven analytic, research, writing and briefing and communication skills;
  • Must be eligible to perform 24/7 crisis operations (shift work, and/or weekend duty) and to travel for temporary duty. There may be a need in the future to deploy to USCENTCOM area of responsibility. All staff supporting this contract should be willing and able to deploy for a minimum of 6 months should the need arise.
Additional Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with allied partner engagement and briefing senior U.S. Government civilian and military personnel;
  • Experience collaborating/coordinating all source analytic assessments with agencies across the IC;
  • Experience producing finished all-source analytical intelligence products in accordance with IC analytical standards for senior Defense of Department and other U.S. government officials, to include U.S. Combatant Commands;
  • Language proficiency in Arabic or Farsi (please cite DLPT level or other tests) is desired, as well as regional experience, deployments, and/or living in the region.
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost
SE2Cyber Systems EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking junior, mid-level, and senior Cyber Systems Engineers for computer/network systems security work in the Metro DC, VA area. U.S. Citizenship and existing TS/SCI is absolutely required. Description: Selected candidates will support technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems related to development and deployment of computer network security and intrusion detection/prevention systems. Analyses will be performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. Successful candidates will also ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. They will perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications. Work may include: requirements defination, architectural planning, business/mission analysis, system interoperability and integration, planning, scheduling and systems documentation, and other systems engineering tasks, Requirements: The individual holding this position must have a four year degree in a related subject, e.g. computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, systems engineering, computer security, etc. Individuals selected for the Cyber Systems Engineer, Associate will have up to four (4) years of relevant experience in systems engineering, preferably in computer/network systems, architectures, and /or security.  Individuals selected for the Cyber Systems Engineer, Senior will have five to eight (5-8) years of relevant experience computer/network systems engineering, architecture, and /or security.  A relevant MS degree may be substituted for two years of experience. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is a rapidly growing company providing systems engineering and analytical services to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.
10-IA-013Imagery AnalystWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaNoneCourage Services, Inc. (a subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc.) is seeking independent consultant Imagery Analysts to support our ongoing analysis programs.  The specific analysis projects vary in duration from approximately one to three months on average, and they are approximately 40 hours/week (with possible weekend hours).  The primary responsibilities of the positions are to conduct detailed urban studies using high-resolution commercial satellite imagery as well as handheld and aerial photography.  The qualified Imagery Analyst will possess a background in infrastructure analysis, battle damage assessment (BDA), line of communication analysis, and/or experience supporting humanitarian efforts.  Further, the positions require a strong understanding of high-resolution commercial satellite imagery capabilities and tasking strategies, and how they may be employed to best meet the information needs of a project.  Candidates must also possess excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a collaborative and fast-paced team environment. Currently, these positions are being filled with Independent Consultants; however, depending on the scale and duration of the projects, there is the potential for the positions to be converted to full-time employee positions over time. Required Skills / Qualifications: Candidates must be proficient in the use of RemoteView Pro (or similarly capable electronic light table software) and the ability to create product outputs in ArcGIS shapefile format. Work Experience: Minimum of five years combined work and/or military experience in the field of imagery analysis, with two years supporting BDA, infrastructure analysis, and/or humanitarian disaster missions. Education: A Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant discipline is preferred, or equivalent military experience in the Imagery Analyst occupation (successful completion of a military service imagery analysis training program or the National Geospatial-Intelligence College’s GITP or legacy imagery analysis training program). Security Clearance: None.  US Citizenship is required. Courage Services, Inc. offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested individuals should send their resume and cover letters to jobs@courageservices.com and reference job code 10-IA-013.
SSU-2015-05All-Source Intelligence AnalystsFort Bragg, NCTS/SCIFort Bragg, NC (30% OCONUS) and OCONUS (100%) positions available SSU is recruiting for All-Source/Targeting Analysts.  All-Source/ Targeting Analysts shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation. Analysts will be responsible for providing intelligence analysis and all aspects of information gathering, research, threat assessments, Client development and predictive analysis as part of a Special Operations Forces (SOF) analytical team. Analysts must maintain global readiness and be available to deploy on a no-notice basis to hazardous duty/combat zones. Deployments may be to a theater of operations with permissive, uncertain, or hostile environments while living in austere conditions for extended periods. Job Responsibilities: The All-Source/Targeting Analyst must possess the capability of fusing intelligence information from multiple disciplines, to include Human Intelligence (HUMINT), Signals Intelligence (SIGINT), Communications Intelligence (COMINT), Imagery Intelligence (IMINT), and Measurement and Signature Intelligence (MASINT). Analysts are responsible for providing intelligence analysis and all aspects of information gathering, research, threat assessments and predictive analysis as part of an analytical team. The All-Source/Targeting Analyst will have advanced targeting skills and a comprehensive understanding of the operational cycle as well as the data, tools, and techniques used for each phase of targeting. The All-Source/Targeting Analyst shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation and have a through of the F3EA targeting methodology. Job Requirements:  All-Source/Targeting Analyst at the Senior Level shall possess the following qualifications:
  • Minimum of eight (8) years analytical experience with DoD or equivalent Government agencies required with support to SOF operations.
  • Shall be proficient in utilizing basic computer applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development.
  • Shall possess strong briefing skills and be capable of effectively directing subordinate analysts in the accomplishment of intelligence products and assessments.
  • Acute knowledge of SOF and/or counterterrorism intelligence experience.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills and be highly proficient in all source analytical support tools.
  • Recent experience in Afghanistan, Iraq or other hostile fire zone supporting SOF operations.
  • Bachelor's degree is preferred.
  • Current Top Secret clearance and SCI eligible.
  • Must possess a valid U.S. passport.
  • Must be able to pass all pre-deployment requirements including a medical, dental, psychological, background, credit, and security screens as deemed necessary to be considered deployable.
  • Must be able to obtain all required immunizations deemed necessary by the contract.
Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. specializes in all things intelligence, including services, training, and risk and security expertise. Our mission is to provide the US Department of Defense and national intelligence agencies the best intelligence support available. Located near Fort Bragg, North Carolina in Fayetteville, our team of professionals is ready and able to assist clients with exploitation training, software tools, intelligence personnel, intelligence analysis, technical surveillance and consulting. Founded in 2007, we are committed to providing expert solutions to our clients with integrity, honesty, and unmatched competence. SSU, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more, please view our website at: http://www.ssuinc.us.  Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental and vision coverage, 401(k) plan with company match, workers compensation, professional development training and healthcare advocacy services. Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc.   If you would like to apply for this position, please email your resume to harrisonl@ssuinc.us or resumes@ssuinc.us   For further information, please contact: (910) 222-8138.
ssu-2015-01Senior Intelligence Analyst – Expert/Lead (multiple positions)Washington DC / Arlington VA AreaTop SecretAll-Source Analysts, Geospatial Targeting Analysts, OSINT Analysts, Social Network Analysts, Human Terrain Analysts- these positions available now. Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc.  seeks exceptionally qualified individuals to serve as Senior Intelligence Analyst – Expert/Leads and Senior Level Analysts to support a USSOCOM contract. The intelligence analysts must be capable of fusing intelligence information from multiple disciplines, to include Human Intelligence (HUMINT), Signals Intelligence (SIGINT), Communications Intelligence (COMINT), Imagery Intelligence (IMINT), Measurement and Signature Intelligence (MASINT), Counter Intelligence (CI), All-Source Analysts, Targeting Analysts, Collection Management, as well as Industrial Security Professionals.  The analysts will have advanced targeting skills and a thorough understanding of the operational cycle as well as the data, tools, and techniques used for each phase of targeting. The analysts shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation.  The analysts must have experience in several of the aforementioned disciplines.  Analysts will be responsible for providing intelligence analysis and all aspects of information gathering, research, threat assessments, Client development and predictive analysis as part of a Special Operations Forces (SOF) analytical team.  Employees must maintain global readiness and be available to deploy on a no-notice basis to hazardous duty/combat zones. Deployments may be to a theater of operations with permissive, uncertain, or hostile environments while living in austere conditions for extended periods. Job Responsibilities: The Senior Intelligence Analyst – Expert/Leads must be capable of fusing intelligence information from multiple disciplines.  The Senior Intelligence Analyst – Expert/Lead will interface with intelligence organizations to fully prepare teams for exploitation of personnel as well as prepare analytic support products and assessments supporting targeting efforts, source development and threat analysis.  The  analysts may perform daily collateral/high side analysis, provide intelligence products and perform intelligence research to support HUMINT/detainee interviews. Job Requirements: The position of Senior Intelligence Analyst – Expert/Lead shall possess the following qualifications:
  • Minimum of ten years analytical experience with DoD equivalent Government agencies required with five years at the operational level with support to SOF operations.
  • Shall be proficient in utilizing basic computer applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development.
  • Shall possess strong briefing skills and be capable of effectively directing subordinate analysts in the accomplishment of intelligence products and assessments.
  • Strong background and firsthand experience is required in the following analytical areas:  Regional analysis, Geo-political analysis, HUMINT/SIGINT analysis and collection management. Acute knowledge of SOF and/or counterterrorism intelligence experience.
  • Recent experience in Afghanistan or Iraq or other hostile fire zone supporting SOF operations.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Current Top Secret clearance and SCI eligible.
Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. specializes in all things intelligence, including services, training, and risk and security expertise. Our mission is to provide the US Department of Defense and national intelligence agencies the best intelligence support available. Located near Fort Bragg, North Carolina in Fayetteville, our team of professionals is ready and able to assist clients with exploitation training, software tools, intelligence personnel, intelligence analysis, technical surveillance and consulting. Founded in 2007, we are committed to providing expert solutions to our clients with integrity, honesty, and unmatched competence. SSU, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more, please view our website at: http://www.ssuinc.us.  Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental and vision coverage, 401(k) plan with company match, workers compensation, professional development training and healthcare advocacy services. Strategic Solutions Unlimited, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc. If you would like to apply for this position, please email your resume to harrisonl@ssuinc.us or resumes@ssuinc.us   For further information, please contact: (910) 222-8138.
3-SEML-017Scientists & Engineers – Mid-LevelWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTop SecretU.S. Citizenship and existing TOP SECRET Clearance is absolutely required. CENTRA is currently seeking talented, enthusiastic, and dynamic individuals to support government program managers in formulating, monitoring, and transitioning advanced research and development programs to the U.S. military. Current opportunities are available to support cutting-edge advanced aircraft, space, ground weapon system, and cyber programs within the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Office of Naval Research (ONR).  Applicants must possess superior oral and written communications skills.  Candidates should be self-starters capable of working both independently and as part of a team.  Travel is required. Desired areas of technical expertise include:
  • Satellite systems and subsystems analysis, design, development, testing and integration (5+ years preferred)
  • Aerospace software system development, test and verification (10+ years preferred)
  • Air-breathing, hypersonic and hybrid propulsion (5+ years preferred)
  • Avionics hardware design, development, testing, and integration (10+ years preferred)
  • Aircraft design systems engineering (5+ years preferred)
  • Aircraft systems testing and integration (10+ years preferred)
  • Ground systems
  • Maritime systems
  • Information science and large-scale software testing and simulation environments
Technical and management responsibilities may include:
  • Providing technical support and subject matter expertise in monitoring the execution of advanced technology development and demonstration programs
  • Performing independent technical assessments and feasibility analyses of new technologies and system designs
  • Attending, monitoring, and reporting on system field testing and demonstrations
  • Supporting technical interchange meetings and design reviews
  • Developing and running simulation models
  • Identifying and implementing new program concepts
  • Providing program management and acquisition support
  • Authoring program status briefings and technical reports
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Mid-Level: BS with 7 years of relevant experience or MS with 5 years of relevant experience
  • US citizenship and Secret clearance and ability to obtain TS/SCI
  • Ability to provide practical and creative solutions in a demanding work environment
  • Ability to work in a dynamic team environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
Desired qualifications:
  • Experience in commercial or defense-related technology research and/or development programs
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic and systems engineering services to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.
3-ESJL-016Engineers & Scientists – Junior-LevelWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretU.S. Citizenship and existing SECRET Clearance is absolutely required. CENTRA is currently seeking talented, enthusiastic, and dynamic individuals to support government program managers in formulating, monitoring, and transitioning advanced research and development programs to the U.S. military. Current opportunities are available to support cutting-edge advanced aircraft, space, ground weapon system, and cyber programs within the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Office of Naval Research (ONR).  Applicants must possess superior oral and written communications skills.  Candidates should be self-starters capable of working both independently and as part of a team.  Travel is required. Desired areas of technical expertise include:
  • Air systems
  • Ground systems
  • Maritime systems
  • Information science and large-scale software testing and simulation environments
Technical and management responsibilities may include:
  • Providing technical support in monitoring the execution of advanced technology development and demonstration programs
  • Performing independent technical assessments and feasibility analyses of new technologies and system designs
  • Attending, monitoring, and reporting on system field testing and demonstrations
  • Supporting technical interchange meetings and design reviews
  • Developing and running simulation models
  • Identifying and implementing new program concepts
  • Providing program management and acquisition support
  • Authoring program status briefings and technical reports
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Jr-Level: BS with 2 years relevant experience of experience or MS with 1 year of relevant experience
  • US citizenship and Secret clearance and ability to obtain TS/SCI
  • Ability to provide practical and creative solutions in a demanding work environment
  • Ability to work in a dynamic team environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
Desired qualifications:
  • Experience in commercial or defense-related technology research and/or development programs
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic and systems engineering services to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.
3-DPSL-012DARPA Program SETA LeadWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretU.S. Citizenship and existing SECRET Clearance is absolutely required. CENTRA is currently seeking talented, enthusiastic, and dynamic individuals to lead program systems engineering and technical assistance (SETA) activities for government program managers at DARPA.   Candidates will lead technical and management support for formulating, coordinating, monitoring, and transitioning advanced research and development programs to the U.S. military. Program and management responsibilities may include:
  • Providing expertise and assistance to the Government Program Manager in the execution of multiple advanced technology development programs
  • Performing program portfolio oversight to ensure all critical elements are addressed
  • Integrating and coordinating program activities with the Program Manager and other government and SETA team members
  • Performing detailed task planning and overseeing execution progress
  • Overseeing scheduling of program activity and milestones, budget execution, and contractor progress
  • Leading programmatic and technical discussions with government and industry teams to initiate new program concepts and discuss program planning and execution approaches
  • Managing and prioritizing SETA team support activities to ensure efficient operations and that all products are completed accurately and on schedule
  • Providing contract management and acquisition support
  • Presenting program briefings to all levels of the government
  • Authoring program plans, briefings and technical reports
  • Organizing and hosting technical meetings and conferences
Candidates will work closely with DARPA Program Managers as well as high level personnel throughout the government and industry research, development and user communities.  Applicants must possess strong leadership, organizational, and oral and written communication skills.  Candidates should be self-starters capable of working both independently and as part of a team.  Travel may be required. Minimum qualifications:
  • BS in Engineering or Science field
  • US citizenship and Secret clearance.  Must be able to obtain and maintain TS/SCI clearance.
  • Demonstrated experience in planning, coordinating and executing advanced technology programs
  • Demonstrated organizational expertise in large programs or organizations with multiple components and diverse teams
  • Experience in leading and directing large teams in meeting program objectives
  • Demonstrated experience managing schedule, budget and program risks for fast-paced advanced technology programs
  • Ability to quickly identify and resolve program execution and personnel issues
  • Expertise in the acquisition of new programs, solicitations and contracting actions
Desired qualifications:
  • MS in Engineering or Science field
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • Military and / or DARPA program support experience
  • At least 7 years of defense related experience
  • Experience in defense-related technology research and/or development programs
  • Defense acquisition training
  • Military system developmental and operational test and evaluation
  • Experience in transitioning military systems to the user community
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.
3-DARPASE-011DARPA Systems EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretU.S. Citizenship and Secret clearance are absolutely required.  TS/SCI is highly desired. CENTRA is currently seeking talented, enthusiastic, and dynamic systems engineers to work closely with DARPA Program Managers as well as high level personnel throughout the government and industry research and development communities.  Applicants must be strong in systems engineering and possess superior oral and written communications skills.  Candidates should be self-starters capable of working both independently and as part of a team.  Travel is required. Technical and management responsibilities may include:
  • Identifying and translating user requirements into specific technology/system research and development objectives.
  • Defining system architectures and supporting subsystem performance requirements; and generating transition agreements.
  • Conducting quantitative analyses of system mission requirements as they pertain to the development of advanced technologies; evaluate alternatives and trade-offs; conduct cost-benefit analyses; and investigate compatibility, interoperability, and integration with existing systems.
  • Supporting program experimentation and testing efforts, including preparation of experiment/test plans; coordination with performers, government agents, ranges and test facilities; implementation and inspection of safety requirements within the time frame requested.
  • Developing and preparing documentation and accompanying briefing materials for senior management and stakeholders within DARPA as well as the services and industry.
  • Assisting in the development and transition of technology and systems to the DoD and commercial user community by supporting the activities of on-going and future work and through familiarity with the interaction of the technology/system program and the respective community at large.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • BS in Engineering or Science field
  • US citizenship and Secret clearance
  • Experience in commercial or defense-related technology research and/or development programs is preferred
  • Familiarity with systems engineering processes and procedures
  • Ability to provide practical and creative solutions in a demanding work environment
  • Ability to work in a dynamic team environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to obtain TS/SCI clearance
Desired qualifications:
  • BS in Engineering field and 8 years of experience, or  MS in Engineering or Science field and at least 6 years of experience
  • TS clearance
  • Military and/or DARPA program support experience
CENTRA Technology, Inc. is a rapidly growing small business providing systems engineering and analysis services to Federal, state and local government and commercial customers.  We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA.  EOE/Veterans/Disabled. We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, relocation assistance and a generous educational reimbursement program.
10-SD-010Software DeveloperWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaNoneCourage Services is looking for a software developer to work as part of a development team. Required qualifications:
  • Develop, test and implement software applications and products under the direct supervision of a technical lead.
  • Development of backend frameworks and backend optimization strategies.
  • Converts project specifications and procedures to detailed logical flow charts for coding into computer language.
  • Prepare and debug programs.
  • Assist in preparing program and operations documentation.
  • Design report and file layouts based on specifications by technical lead and then write programming code based on those specifications.
  • Make changes to the program as indicated by results of the testing.
Desired qualifications:
  • 0-3 years of experience in this field.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Data Science or related field preferred.
  • Strong understanding of Object Oriented programming concepts.
  • Strong understanding of Data Structures.
  • Current programming experience in HTML5, PHP, CSS, SQL, JS.
  • Experience in one or more of the following technologies strongly desired: XML, JSON, JSF, JSP, Maven, MongoDB, JQuery, Junit.
  • Experience with MySQL, or other relational databases preferred
Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send resume to jobs@courageservices.com, Please reference job code 10-SD-010 in the subject line.
8-SAE-030Senior Analyst/EvaluatorWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCI w/ polyU.S. Citizenship and existing TS/SCI with Polygraph is absolutely required. Required qualifications:
  • Evaluates IC analytic products for adherence to analytic tradecraft standards
  • Conducts studies on key issues as requested
  • Works in a small collaborative environment
Desired qualifications
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in evaluating national-level intelligence products
  • Minimum 10 years producing or managing the production of finished intelligence analysis at the national level
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in national security, foreign policy, science and technology, or economic policy
  • Expert knowledge of the IC mission, objectives, requirements, and organization
  • General knowledge of the capabilities, priorities, and processes of the analytical and production components across the IC
  • Superior communication skills (written, oral/briefing) and ability to convey issues to high-level multi-disciplinary audiences
  • Strong collaboration and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal guidance and manage competing priorities
  • BA/BS degree; Master’s degree preferred
Desired Requirements:
  • Familiarity with IC analytic tradecraft standards
  • Experience managing intelligence analysts
  • Familiarity with programs of analysis
  • Research and methodological experience
CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program.
10-GIFA-005GEOINT Imagery Fusion AnalystWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCITS/SCI (Must be Current) Full-time (Potential for On-Call and/or Shift Work) Travel: None anticipated Position Overview: Courage Services, Inc. is seeking GEOINT Imagery Fusion Analysts to support the Special Operations community.  Geospatial-Imagery Fusion Analysts are responsible for performing complex and timely GEOINT and imagery analysis in support of Combat Action Task Forces throughout the world.  Duties include, but not limited to, Processing, Exploitation, and Dissemination (PED) of remotely sensed imagery and spectral data sources.  These functions will support pattern of life analysis, order of battle analysis, Activity Based Intelligence (ABI), and Battle Damage Assessment (BDA) requirements. Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree and minimum of ten years analytical experience within DOD or equivalent Government agencies required, with five years at the operational level.
  • Shall be highly proficient in geospatial applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development.
  • Shall possess strong briefing skills and be capable of effectively directing subordinate analysts in the accomplishment of intelligence products and assessments.
  • Performs high level/expert imagery analysis, imagery product production, intelligence systems architecture and evaluation of procedures, processes, techniques, models and/or methodologies used to develop complex military imagery systems solutions to satisfy identified needs and requirements.
  • Performs high level/expert intelligence systems architecture design and evaluation of procedures, processes, techniques, models and/or methodologies used to develop complex military imagery systems solutions to requirements.
  • Shall possess strong working knowledge of geospatially oriented data and the ability to build geospatial databases.
(Note: 2 years of additional targeted hands on experience beyond the minimum experience level in lieu of a Bachelor's degree will be considered.) Desired Qualifications:
  • Master's degree with at least 2 years of additional experience with targeting and collection management. Additional years of general experience in the fields of targeting, intelligence systems architecture and geospatial systems experience are highly desirable.
Courage Services: Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to jobs@Courageservices.com.  Please reference job code 10-GIFA-005 in the subject line.
10-GIA-004Geospatial Intelligence AnalystFayetteville, NCTS/SCITS/SCI (Must be Current) and Must be willing to Deploy Full-time (Potential for On-Call and/or Shift Work) Travel: Up to 25% of time (CONUS and OCONUS locations) Position Overview: Courage Services, Inc. is seeking Geospatial Intelligence Analysts to support the Special Operations community.  Geospatial Intelligence Analysts are responsible for performing complex and timely geospatial, topographic, imagery and imagery derived MASINT analysis in support of combat operations throughout the world. Duties include, but are not limited to, the Processing, Exploitation, and Dissemination (PED) of ground feature data and remotely sensed data such as Multi-Spectral Images (MSI), Hyper-Spectral Imagery (HSI), Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR), Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) and Electro-Optical Imagery.  These functions will support pattern of life analysis, order of battle analysis, Activity Based Intelligence (ABI), and Battle Damage Assessment (BDA) requirements. Required Qualifications:
  • Minimum of ten years analytical experience within DOD or equivalent Government agencies required, with five years at the operational level.
  • Shall be highly proficient in administering and deploying enterprise level open source and commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) GIS server equipment in support of intelligence organizations.
  • Performs high level/expert intelligence systems architecture design and evaluation.
  • Shall be proficient in utilizing Geospatial Information System (GIS) applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development.
  • Performs high level/expert imagery analysis, imagery product production, intelligence systems architecture and evaluation of procedures, processes, techniques, models and/or methodologies used to develop complex military imagery systems solutions to requirements.
  • Shall possess an expert working knowledge of the discovery, analysis and exploitation of geospatially oriented data and the management of that data within a variety of Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) compliant applications and databases.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree with at least 2 years of additional experience with targeting and collection management.
  • Additional years of general experience in the fields of targeting, intelligence systems architecture and geospatial systems experience are highly desirable.
Courage Services: Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to jobs@Courageservices.com.  Please reference job code 10-GIA-004 in the subject line.
10-FMV/IA-002Senior Full Motion Video (FMV)/Imagery AnalystFayetteville, NCTS/SCITS/SCI (Must be Current) and Must be willing to Deploy Full-time (Potential for On-Call and/or Shift Work) Travel: Up to 25% of time (CONUS and OCONUS locations) Position Overview: Courage Services, Inc. is seeking Senior Full Motion Video (FMV)/Imagery Analysts to support the Special Operations community.  Candidates shall perform expert-level video and imagery analysis, imagery product production, intelligence systems architecture and evaluation of procedures, processes, techniques, models and/or methodologies used to develop complex solutions to requirements. Senior Full Motion Video (FMV)/Imagery Analysts shall have operational and tactical level intelligence experience to include general experience in the fields of targeting, intelligence systems, and geospatial systems. In addition, qualified candidates shall possess strong briefing skills and be capable of effectively directing subordinate analysts in the accomplishment of intelligence products and assessments. The primary task of the position will be focused on conducting Full Motion Video (FMV) processing, exploitation and dissemination of products from air, space, ground, and maritime Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) assets.  Analysts will be expected to produce extremely detailed analytical products to build Patterns of Life (PoL) and target descriptions. In addition, analysts will be conducting order of battle analysis, Activity Based Intelligence (ABI), Battle Damage Assessment (BDA), and employing traditional Imagery Intelligence (IMINT) tradecraft.  Analysts will also be trained and expected to deploy as ISR Tactical Controllers. Candidates must be willing to deploy to both CONUS and OCONUS locations for approximately 120-day periods, and such deployments are subject to shift-work and extended work days. Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree with a minimum of ten years of GEOINT Analytical experience within DOD or the Intelligence Community.
  • Five years of technical experience.
  • 5 years of leadership experience with the demonstrated ability to effectively manage junior personnel.
  • At least 2 years of experience within the past three years with GEOINT exploitation tools such as SOCET GXP, ArcGIS and MAAS.
  • At least 2 years of experience with GEOINT analysis, GEOINT production, intelligence architecture, intelligence databases, quality control, and training.
(Note: Two years of additional targeted hands on experience beyond the minimum years of experience in lieu of a Bachelor's degree will be considered.) Desired Qualifications:
  • Master's degree, with at least twelve years of experience with targeting and collection management.
Courage Services: Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to jobs@Courageservices.com.  Please reference job code 10-SFMVIA-003 in the subject line.
10-FMV/IA-003Full Motion Video (FMV)/Imagery AnalystFayetteville, NCTS/SCITS/SCI (Must be Current) and Must be willing to Deploy Full-time (Potential for On-Call and/or Shift Work) Travel: Up to 25% of time (CONUS and OCONUS locations) Position Overview: Courage Services, Inc. is seeking Full Motion Video (FMV)/Imagery Analysts to support the Special Operations community.  Candidates shall perform high-level video and imagery analysis, imagery product production, intelligence systems architecture and evaluation of procedures, processes, techniques, models and/or methodologies used to develop complex solutions to requirements. Full Motion Video (FMV)/Imagery Analysts shall have operational and tactical level intelligence experience to include general experience in the fields of targeting, intelligence systems, and geospatial systems. In addition, qualified candidates shall possess strong briefing and communication skills. The primary task of the position will be focused on conducting Full Motion Video (FMV) processing, exploitation and dissemination of products from air, space, ground, and maritime Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) assets.  Analysts will be expected to produce extremely detailed analytical products to build Patterns of Life (PoL) and target descriptions. In addition, analysts will be conducting order of battle analysis, Activity Based Intelligence (ABI), Battle Damage Assessment (BDA), and employing traditional Imagery Intelligence (IMINT) tradecraft.  Analysts will also be trained and expected to deploy as ISR Tactical Controllers. Candidates must be willing to deploy to both CONUS and OCONUS locations for approximately 120-day periods, and such deployments are subject to shift-work and extended work days. Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree with a minimum of six years of GEOINT Analytical experience within DOD or the Intelligence Community.
  • Four years of technical experience.
  • At least two years of experience within the past three years with GEOINT exploitation tools such as SOCET GXP, ArcGIS, and MAAS.
  • At least 2 years of experience with GEOINT analysis, GEOINT production, intelligence architecture, intelligence databases, quality control, and training.
(Note: 2 years of additional targeted hands on experience beyond the minimum experience level in lieu of a Bachelor's degree will be considered.) Desired Qualifications:
  • At least 8 years of additional experience with targeting and collection management.
Courage Services: Courage Services, Inc. provides geospatial intelligence analysis services and data production to US Government and commercial customers and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, paid time off, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and an educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to jobs@Courageservices.com.  Please reference job code 10-FMV/IA-003 in the subject line.
ASA10All-Source Analyst – Regional/Socio-Cultural FocusWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCourage Services, Inc. is seeking an "All-Source Analyst - Regional/Socio-Cultural Focus" in support of existing and projected contracts in the Metro DC, VA area. Analysts will be expected to apply innovative approaches to analysis utilizing advanced critical thinking skills while researching sociocultural dynamics of given areas in both a qualitative and quantitative context. We are seeking All-Source analysts that leverage:
  • Traditional all-source analytic tradecraft
  • Cultural subject knowledge
  • Social Scientific theory
  • Social network analytic concepts
  • Geospatial technology.
U.S. Citizenship and existing TS/SCI with Polygraph required. Geographic AOR: Analysts will be involved in issues spanning all regions of the world to include: Asia/ Pacific, Latin America, Europe/Eurasia, Africa, the Middle East and North Africa. Methodology: Analysts will plan and develop internal analysis strategies and participate in project/team meetings to provide both innovative methods and presentations of findings in support of other team members' analysis. Strategies and methods may focus on individuals, groups, events, locations, or special associations, based on the project needs. Analysts will:
  • Use traditional all-source analytic tradecraft and methodologies to understand relationships (leadership, affiliations, aliases, etc.), temporal and spatial interdependencies, and conceptual scenarios which yield draft and finished analyses. Focus is on specific target threat countries or events, but may also include non-state actors and insurgent/terrorist individuals or groups.
  • Perform appropriate methods of social network analysis to meet specific project needs. Methods may include classification, pattern analysis, trend-temporal studies, and link analysis based on analysis of transaction data, message (phone, e-mail, blog) traffic, and other data sources in collaboration with other project analysts.
  • Utilize geospatial technology to extract both qualitative and quantitative data in order to visualize sociocultural and other regional information by creating human terrain shape files and map products, with a focus on individual, small-group, organizational and demographic level data.
  • Study aspects of culture from various qualitative data sets, making elements of it actionable by focusing on the geospatial aspects of tribal, religious, ethnic, racial, language, occupational, and other social groups.
  • Integrate social scientific theories regarding culture from the behavioral sciences (e.g. sociology, psychology, criminology, anthropology, etc).
Production: The analyst shall serve in an all source analytic role, responsible for assisting in the development of intelligence products that impact the defense intelligence community. The analyst will maintain and update extensive intelligence databases, systems, and mechanisms for sharing relevant intelligence information to support on-going and projected projects. This analysis will provide regional situational awareness and enhanced understanding through sound, collaborative analytical assessments on military, political, and security related issues; and subject matter expertise to inform and shape intelligence and policy discussions and decisions affecting Department of Defense acquisition and military operations. Analysts will:
  • Locate, synthesize, and interpret large amounts of textual and technical data such as Intelligence Information Reports (IIRs), finished intelligence, filtered real-time data feeds, message traffic, directed-searches results, and task-specific, specialized data sources.
  • Assemble facts and information from a variety of data sources and work products made available by various federal, state, regional, and tribal enforcement and intelligence agencies.
  • Analyze the assembled and constructed sociocultural intelligence data for use in geospatial descriptive and predictive models for a wide variety of intelligence applications.
External Collaboration: Candidates will serve as a functional analyst for sociocultural intelligence at the individual-level, small group-level, organizational-level, and demographic levels by conducting analysis and liaising with recognized experts in academia and elsewhere. Tools:
  • Search & Discovery (Hercules, M3, Proton, TAC, TIDE, Trident)
  • Social Network Analytic (Spyglass, ORA, I2, Palantir, XMind)
  • Geospatial technology (ArcGIS, Google Earth, QGIS)
  • Visualization & Production (Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Professional, Page Maker Pro)
Education and Experience (varies by position and level of experience required):
  • For Junior Level: Bachelors Degree & 1-3 years of intelligence analysis experience
  • For Mid-Level: Bachelors Degree & 4-6 years of intelligence analysis experience
  • For Senior Level: Bachelors or Masters degree & 8+ years of intelligence analysis experience *specialized training or military intelligence experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's degree
Desired Requirements:
  • Familiarity with IC analytic tradecraft standards and analytic products.
  • Demonstrated all-source written production capability (preferably in defense intelligence product lines) and briefing experience.
  • COCOM experience in Joint Intelligence Operational Center (JIOC); joint experience/qualification; understanding of intelligence support to deliberate and crisis planning processes at operational and strategic HQs.
  • For senior level: program and/or personnel Management experience.
Courage Services is a leading cultural and geographic research organization serving the government, private, and academic sectors. Our most valued asset is our workforce. The Courage Services team represents a diverse mixture of highly qualified, client-focused individuals who are recognized leaders in the fields of cultural analysis and societal studies, remote sensing and geospatial sciences, national security and policy affairs, and humanitarian response and economic development issues. Courage Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Courage Services offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Courage Services is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CENTRA Technology, Inc. If you would like to apply for this position, please e-mail your to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code ASA10 in the subject line.