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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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8-SAPS-27-18Security Assistance Program SupportFort BelvoirTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Security Assistance Program Support. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Description of Duties: The contractor shall provide security program expertise to the SOCOM CWMD Fusion Cell – CSD (Fort Belvoir) personnel. The contractor shall provide daily security assistance program support and coordination in a wide range of security functional areas that include personnel, physical, information, and general security administration. The contractor advises on and assures compliance with established security procedures and policies and coordinates command security requirements as required. The contractor 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 Foreign Disclosure Office (FDO) related policies and procedures. The contractor shall: Advise and Assist the Command Security Officer in the development, and implementation of the Command security program (i.e. Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Command Instructions, maintain databases, etc.).  The contractor must also be able to pass personnel clearances for meetings/training; PERMCERTS and long term VARs via JPAS. Desired qualifications: Bachelor’s degree 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 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-MPME-20-18Mid-Level Program Manager – EEODBethesda, MDTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Mid-Level Program Manager – EEOD. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Description of Duties:
  • Provide program management support for planning and assistance to the sustainment of the ODNI Employee Resource Groups and IC Affinity Networks, which may include but is not limited to communication support, meeting facilitation, sustaining partnerships, and compiling lessons learned/best practices
  • Support IC EEOD-led interagency working groups and communities of interest for outreach to under-represented communities. Compile data on outreach to minorities, women, and persons with disabilities to support inquiries and assessments of performance against annual goals, objectives and/or critical focus areas.
  • Program Manager for the consultation regarding instructional design of courses and EEOD sponsored training programs.
  • National Intelligence Professional Awards (NIPA) Program. Program Manager for support to the administration of the nominations process, vetting, and delivery of the annual awards. Assist in preparing letters and memoranda for Department/Cabinet decisions at the Secretary level
  • Prepare packages for award board deliberations, review nominations for correctness and completeness, and coordinate/manage annual award ceremonies hosted by Chief, IC EEOD. Order, inventory, and distribute IC Awards to authorized recipients. Assist in other matters that contribute to the success of the NIPA management and planning.
Prerequisites:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, or other project-management related field.
  • Four (4) years of relevant project management experience, and three (3) years of experience in human resources, organizational development, and diversity and inclusion related talent management.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop strategic communications to address organization strategies, and the ability to present planning and execution clearly.
  • Excellent oral and written presentation skills, to include data visualization.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Experience in developing strategic communication.
  • Experience delivering presentations to senior level officials with minimal guidance and on short notice; seasoned facilitation skills; polished oral communication skills that encourage collaboration; and superb written communication skills that require minimal edits.
  • The following are DESIRED qualifications for all IC EEOD Program Manager position(s):
  • Experience with annual and quarterly congressional reporting requirements.
  • Experience working in an intelligence community organization.
  • Analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills, including the ability to interpret complex information from multiple sources.
  • Progressive experience in diversity and inclusion (D&I), Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), Human Resources (HR), or organizational development to include knowledge of D&I principles, EEO, affirmative action laws and regulations, and organizational development or talent management.
  • Familiarity with annual and quarterly congressional reporting requirements.
  • Experience with web graphics, social media, and online marketing.
  • Technical experience with MS Office products (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Pro).
  • Strong ability to translate requirements into viable products (i.e., talking points, briefings/presentations, articles, pamphlets, brochures, infographics).
  • Experience with cultural competencies and skill development.
  • Skills in developing course content in a variety of formats.
  • Experience in instructional design for a professional services organization. STRONGLY 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-FMA-19-18Financial Management AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Financial Management Analyst. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Description of Duties:
  • Assist with NIP budget formulation and data balancing for the IC, to include: coordination of Program budgets; supporting the management of budget decisions; maintenance of OMB Fiscal Topline Controls; and, coordinating NIP resources within Department of Defense and OMB budget and programming systems.
  • Provide data integrity control and technical support for the Intelligence Resource Information System (IRIS);
  • Provide Congressional Budget Justification Book (CBJB) production support and resource exhibit generation for the DNI NIP Summary Volume I and NIP program volumes;
  • Provide CBJB budget briefings, studies and analysis support;
  • Facilitate the development of tools for the recording, tracking and analysis of Congressional Budget Marks and the production of management reports;
  • Conduct budget review of relevant NIP authorization and appropriation acts;
  • Analyze and maintain IC historical budget trends to include assessments using inflation and deflation factors;
  • Conduct budget analysis and studies for CFO management and staff, DNI leadership, OMB and Congress utilizing IRIS and program office data;
  • Perform NIP budget execution data collection, monitoring, and reporting to the ODNI leadership, OMB, and Congress;
  • Assist with NIP reprogramming and transfer actions internal operations and management support;
  • Assist with NIP apportionment and allotment of appropriated resources operations to include generation and review of classified 0MB Apportionment requests; and the generation of other funds control documents.
  • Perform Ad Hoc budget analysis and data collection utilizing the Microsoft and IRIS installed analytical and financial software tools. Data collection activities may require collaboration with other CFO staff, Program Offices and contractor groups.
  • Produce integrated visualization products to include the generation of graphical and tabular summary status reports utilizing latest ODNI visualization software.
  • Conduct new employee orientation training on the budget process, execution reviews, apportionment, funds allocation, reprogramming and IRIS tools.
  • Provide advice, opinions, recommendations, ideas, reports analysis, and all other work products as required.
Desired qualifications:
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience working with the Intelligence Community (IC) within the financial management discipline, with at least three (3) years of experience as a financial management analyst.
  • Bachelor's Degree or four (4) years of equivalent, related work experience (if equivalent, related work experience is substituted for the Bachelor's degree, and then the experience is in addition to the five (5) years of work experience required above and any other required experience listed under the position description).
  • The candidates must possess at a minimum one (1) or more of the following certifications: Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM}; Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM); Certified Public Accountant (CPA); Program Management Professional (PMP}; or Similar professional society certifications in financial management.
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 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
5-EPAS-5-18Event Planning and Administrative SupportBethesda, MD and Arlington VATS/SCIU.S. Citizenship and current Top Secret, SCI clearance are required Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology has an open position for a junior or mid-level Event Coordinator to support a dynamic, large office. The successful candidate will support the implementation of conferences, workshops, and meetings on national security topics by contributing to the conceptualization, organization, and execution of the events and by providing substantive, logistical, and administrative services.  The position requires event planning experience, such as experience carrying out administrative and logistical functions required for successful execution of meetings, conferences, workshops, and other types of events. The successful candidate will work closely with the offices hosting the events along with support staff for each event. The position requires strong interpersonal, writing, and oral communication skills. Required Skills:
  • BS/BA degree at a minimum; degrees in international affairs, national security, economics, political science, or history are a plus
  • Strong writing and oral communication skills required
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated event planning experience
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office tools required (Word, Excel)
Desired Skills
  • Previous experience in research and analysis within the Intelligence Community a plus
  • Experience with populating and maintaining the content of databases
  • Experience writing conference reports, meeting minutes, memos and other documents in executive style writing
  • Experience maintaining and tracking detailed schedules and event planning calendars
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-SOO-18-18Staff Operations OfficerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Staff Operations Officer at various levels of seniority. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Staff Operations Officer (SOO) duties include managing operational and support activities, in addition to serving as primary point of contact for overseas offices; maintaining detailed knowledge of assigned AOR countries; providing operational case guidance to mitigate possible CI issues; conducting operational research to write summaries, reports, and official correspondence; attending meetings and working groups; and briefing senior customer officials regarding ongoing cases and any potential adverse case-related issues. Desired qualifications:
  • Experience supporting HUMINT Field Operations, preferably as a SOO / Desk Officer.
  • Experience using customer-specific databases to monitor field traffic and communicate with field offices.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college / university.
  • Proficiency with databases used in support of field operations.
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-SOO-18-18 in the subject line. #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-ASTO-17-18All-Source Targeting OfficerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an All-Source Targeting Officer. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: The All-Source Targeting Officer will work in an integrated government-contractor team fusing intelligence information from multiple intelligence disciplines.  Responsibilities include all-source intelligence research, analysis, and report writing; operational concept development; stakeholder engagement; and preparation and presentation of reports to all levels of customer management. Desired qualifications:
  • Experience identifying targeting leads through the exploitation of all-source databases to craft targeting packages.
  • Demonstrated experience in Intelligence Operations / Analysis / Support to Field Operations.
  • Experience using customer databases to monitor field traffic and communicate with field offices.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university.
  • Foreign Language Skills; Proficiency with software/databases used in support of research and analysis for the US Government; relevant Targeting Certifications; and previous overseas experience supporting operations 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 8-ASTO-17-18 in the subject line. #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-CMO-16-18Collection Management Officer (CMO)Northern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Collection Management Officer (CMO). U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Collection Management Officer (CMO) duties include evaluating reports for completeness, validity, relevance, and quality; Supporting the identification of targets of operational interest and providing collection guidance; Assisting in source review by evaluating production and identifying any potential reporting concerns; Reviewing, coordinating, and approving report dissemination; Providing guidance on report writing tradecraft. Desired qualifications:
  • Experience supporting field operations, preferably as a CMO / Reports Officer.
  • Experience using customer-specific databases to process, coordinate, and disseminate reporting.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college / university.
  • Foreign Language Skills; Customer certification as a CMO; and previous overseas experience supporting collection operations and information sharing 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. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-CMO-16-18 in the subject line. #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-EAS-15-18Executive Administrative SpecialistFort Belvoir, VASecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Executive Administrative Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and a Minimum of a Secret (interim acceptable), TS preferred.   Seeking candidates to provide first-class technical, administrative, and logistical support for planning, implementing, and evaluation programs activities   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Coordinating a Front Office’s responses to internal and external tasking’s via the Enterprise Information System (EIS).
  • Assisting DVs with use of the Defense Travel System (DTS) to coordinate travel.
  • Editing documents and routing of correspondence.
  • Obtaining documentation and following-up on open action items.
  • Recording meeting notes and the production of meeting minutes.
  • Coordinating for and supporting conferences, meetings and VTCs.
 
  • Prerequisites:
  • BA/BS in related field or comparable military training/experience.
  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. 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
4-SEPR-4-18Senior Editorial / Product ReviewerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Editorial/Product Reviewer. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology has an open position for an editor/product reviewer join a dynamic, large, analytically focused CENTRA team serving a critical IC customer whose mission is supporting senior policy officials. 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: Edit and format pieces of analysis of national security developments submitted by analysts for publication. Edit for flow and clarity, occasionally applying lessons of intelligence tradecraft for presenting evidence and conveying uncertainty.. Apply agency style guide where needed. Work cooperatively and collegially with analysts, authoring offices, and management teams. Experience Required: Experience with all source analysis and writing in 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. Sound analytic tradecraft skills. 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. #M #LI-EG1 #CJPost
5-RA-1-18Research AnalystWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has occasional openings for a Research Analyst for the Arlington, VA office. CENTRA interviews and requests writing samples from the most qualified candidates.   The Research Analyst typically does the following:
  • Conducts research on international affairs and national security topics, investigates 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.
  • Drafts analytic summaries of the events for government clients.
  • Provides substantive, logistical, and administrative services on a wide array of regional and functional topics.
  • Interfaces directly with experts from academia, think tanks, war colleges, and the private sector and works with a wide array of national security, defense, and homeland security agencies.
Qualifications/Required:
  • Undergraduate degree in regional affairs, international relations, economics, sociology/anthropology, history, security studies, proliferation and arms control, or similar programs. Strong academic record.
  • Superior communication and writing skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools, in particular Word, PowerPoint, Excel.
  • Field experience in the Middle East, Persian Gulf, North Africa, East Asia, South Asia, Europe, or Latin America.
  • Eligibility for TS/SCI security clearance.
Desired Skills:
  • Graduate work in regional affairs, international relations, economics, sociology/anthropology, history, security studies, or similar programs.
  • A foreign language, such as Chinese, Arabic, Farsi, or Spanish, and the ability to conduct research in that language.
  • Experience in a national security profession with either technical background in or experience in international relations, foreign policy, or intelligence disciplines.
  • Experience, such as an internship, with a policy agency.
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                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-SAPS-14-18Security Assistance Program SupportFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Security Assistance Program Support.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: The contractor shall provide security program expertise to the SOCOM CWMD Fusion Cell – CSD (Fort Belvoir) personnel. The contractor shall provide daily security assistance program support and coordination in a wide range of security functional areas that include personnel, physical, information, and general security administration. The contractor advises on and assures compliance with established security procedures and policies and coordinates command security requirements as required. The contractor 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 Foreign Disclosure Office (FDO) related policies and procedures. The contractor shall: Advise and Assist the Command Security Officer in the development, and implementation of the Command security program (i.e. Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Command Instructions, maintain databases, etc.).  The contractor must also be able to pass personnel clearances for meetings/training; PERMCERTS and long term VARs via JPAS.   Desired qualifications: Bachelor’s degree   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-14--18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-RAM-13-18Resource Analyst, Mid-levelNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Resource Analyst, Mid-Level.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • Assist with administrative and resource management tasks that allow Sponsor to establish and maintain interagency agreements that facilitate continuity and exercise program execution.
  • Document financial commitments, obligations, and expenses in accordance with Sponsor requirements.
  • Record interagency agreements to assist with facilitating Economy Act and other financial transactions.
  • Maintain resource management documentation to ensure compliance with audit requirements including researching and resolving unliquidated obligations and undelivered orders.
  • Research invoices to ensure they are correct and properly supported with documentation.
  • Experience with Manpower
  Desired qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, Operations Research, Data Analytics, Mathematics or a related field.   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-RAM-13-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
4-SOO-2-18Staff Operations OfficerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Staff Operations Officer at various levels of seniority.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Staff Operations Officer (SOO) duties include managing operational and support activities, in addition to serving as primary point of contact for overseas offices; maintaining detailed knowledge of assigned AOR countries; providing operational case guidance to mitigate possible CI issues; conducting operational research to write summaries, reports, and official correspondence; attending meetings and working groups; and briefing senior customer officials regarding ongoing cases and any potential adverse case-related issues.   Desired qualifications:
  • Experience supporting HUMINT Field Operations, preferably as a SOO / Desk Officer.
  • Experience using customer-specific databases to monitor field traffic and communicate with field offices.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college / university.
  • Proficiency with databases used in support of field operations.
  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-SOO-2-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-COS-12-18CI and Insider Threat Education and Awareness Outreach SpecialistDC Metro AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CI and Insider Threat Education and Awareness Outreach Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Serves as Counterintelligence (CI) and Insider Threat (InTh) Education and Awareness Outreach Specialist, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Conduct education, awareness and outreach activities in support of the customer’s CI and InTh programs.
  • Conduct outreach across the Intelligence Community (IC) to identify training courses for delivery to the customer’s workforce and to offer the customer’s courses to other IC members.
  • Assist in the design, development and documentation of an overarching CI and InTh training curriculum.
  • Assist with the coordination and execution of training courses; maintain an awareness of evolving CI and InTh trends, issues, and policies, vulnerabilities of customer supported technologies, and incorporate that knowledge into customer training courses and briefings.
  • Serve as technical team or task leader or member of special project teams.
  Desired qualifications: Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in adult education, training development or instructional systems design.   Experience: Individual must have 12 years of experience in the development of training materials including multi-media tools for both classroom and virtual environments. A  Minimum of five (5) years’ experience conducting training and briefings on CI and InTh awareness for senior audiences in the IC or civilian Government organization.  Demonstrated exceptional oral and written communication skills; ability to research, analyze, synthesize apply and produce literature for training and outreach purposes.  Ability to complete the full training cycle (assess needs, plan, develop, coordinate, monitor, evaluate).  Understanding of Federal and IC policy and standards governing CI and InTh.   Being a certified USG instructor, having knowledge of adult instructional and learning theory and principles and having knowledge of eLearning tools and methodologies is desired but not required.   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-COS-12-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-TEA-11-18CI and Insider Threat Education and Awareness Instructional Systems DesignerDC Metro AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CI and Insider Threat Education and Awareness Instructional Systems Designer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Serves as Counterintelligence (CI) and Insider Threat (InTh) Education and Awareness Instructional Systems Designer, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Accurately document all learning and business requirements, assist in defining scope and objectives, and formulate recommendations for appropriate training initiatives and associate modalities of delivery.
  • Lead and coordinate training design and development efforts with multimedia developers, culminating in the successful delivery of both prototypes and final products.
  • Assess and develop recommendations for the redesign, development and update of classroom and eLearning products.
  • Develop and implement evaluation strategies.
  • Manage and track all training projects/activities.
  • Document all training projects and participate in progress meetings both formal and informal.
  • As directed by the Government customer, serve as technical team or task lead or team member in special projects.
  Desired qualifications: Education: Bachelor’s degree.   Experience: Individual must have a minimum of ten (10) years of experience in instructional design and development. Experience designing complex and customer specific learning solutions for delivery in traditional classroom, on-line, or in blended formats.  Experience conducting user population needs assessments, identifying training gaps, analyzing findings and developing recommendations for training solutions.  Experience developing and implementing advanced evaluation protocols.  Experience with technical writing and presentation (oral and written).   A Master’s degree in adult education is desired but not required.   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-TEA-11-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-ITD-10-18CI and Insider Threat Data and Trend Analysis SpecialistDC Metro AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CI and Insider Threat Data and Trend Analysis Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Serves as Counterintelligence (CI) and Insider Threat (InTh) Data and Trend Analysis Specialist, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Collate, study and manipulate metrics and data collected from CI and InTh training programs to conduct trend analysis
  • Prepare and deliver reports, including graphical reports, on the analysis of student feedback and program statistics.
  • Conduct surveys of relevant CI and InTh topics, analyze/study the results and produce reports
  • Collaborate with members of the Intelligence Community (IC) on joint studies beneficial to the IC.
  Desired qualifications: Education: Associate’s degree.   Experience: Individual must have a minimum of five (5) years of experience working in a professional environment supporting CI or security programs.  Demonstrated experience in the study, collation and manipulation of data for trend analysis. Excellent command of MS Office products.   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-ITD-10-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-BA-9-18Budget AnalystCollege Park, MDTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Budget Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Serves as finance and budget specialist, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to:
  • Conducts budgetary and financial analyses of the National Intelligence Program as a part of the Intelligence Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Evaluation (IPPBE) process for the CI and security communities.
  • Supports the National Intelligence Program’s strategic budget formulation and planning and resource advocacy for the CI and security communities’ programs.
  • Supports budget and finance coordination efforts between the National Intelligence Program and the Military Intelligence Program relating to the CI and security communities.
  • Supports assessments and evaluations of the CI and security communities’ programs as they relate to budgetary planning and execution.
  • 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 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 structure, organization, roles, responsibilities, and capabilities of the Intelligence Community and its security and CI communities 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-BA-9-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-PA-7-18Program Analyst, Senior and Mid-levelNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Analyst, Senior and Mid-Level.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • Assist and facilitate the functions and capabilities of the Continuity Program and the Intelligence Enterprise Exercise Program
  • Assist with reviews of continuity programs and capabilities to address interdependencies and assess compliance with applicable authorities.
  • Facilitate and evaluate exercises
  • Maintain and update as necessary, a Continuity Operations Plan
  • Assist in the development of Continuity Program guidance and recommend courses of action to ensure compliance
  • Develop training courses and provide instruction, based on FEMA guidance
  • Assist and facilitate the functions and capabilities of the ODNI Mission Assurance Program
  • Assist in the development and administration of the Continuity and Emergency Preparedness Programs.
  • Draft standards, policies, procedures, and assist in their assimilation by interfacing with staff at all levels.
  • Conduct COOP Business Process Analysis (BPA), Business Impact Analysis (BIA) updates to document critical mission functions, personnel, risks and ITIDR requirements.
  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-7-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-EP-5-18Exercise 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.   Required qualifications: Exercise expertise that is required for planning, developing, executing and assessing activities within the Joint Event Life Cycle (JELC) for a Countering WMD (CWMD) focused exercise, including realistic scenario planning; development, implementation, and execution of exercise controls; operation of a user defined operational/intelligence picture (UDOP/UDIP), and development, management and execution of items in the Joint Master Scenario Event List (JMSEL).
  • Experience with the Joint Training System (JTS) doctrine, and its associated systems: Universal Joint Task List Development Tool (UTDT), Joint Training Information Management System (JTIMS); and Joint Lessons Learned Information System (JLLIS).
  • Experience with implementation and maintenance of DoD and Combatant Command (CCMD) individual augmentation readiness systems required to comply with theater specific training requirements.
  • Familiarity with assisting a military unit to execute its annual training cycle and all associated data and documents, maintaining personnel training requirements, and scheduling/managing collective and classroom readiness and CBRNE training.
  Desired qualifications:
  • BA/BS in related field or comparable military training/experience and 6 years’ experience.
  • Willingness to support 24 hour operations for limited durations (2- 3 weeks) at a CONUS or OCONUS location as required.
  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-5-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-ERS-4-18Exercise and Readiness SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Exercise and Readiness Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Seeking candidates to provide first-class Training, Exercise, Assessments and Augmentation Readiness Support and assist a USG sponsor with planning, development, execution and assessment of training, exercises and maintaining personnel and unit deployment readiness.   Required qualifications:
  • Exercise expertise that is required for planning, developing, executing and assessing activities within the Joint Event Life Cycle (JELC) for a Countering WMD (CWMD) focused exercise, including realistic scenario planning; development, implementation, and execution of exercise controls; operation of a user defined operational/intelligence picture (UDOP/UDIP), and development, management and execution of items in the Joint Master Scenario Event List (JMSEL).
  • Experience with the Joint Training System (JTS) doctrine, and its associated systems: Universal Joint Task List Development Tool (UTDT), Joint Training Information Management System (JTIMS); and Joint Lessons Learned Information System (JLLIS).
  • Experience with implementation and maintenance of DoD and Combatant Command (CCMD) individual augmentation readiness systems required to comply with theater specific training requirements.
  • Familiarity with assisting a military unit to execute its annual training cycle and all associated data and documents, maintaining personnel training requirements, and scheduling/managing collective and classroom readiness and CBRNE training.
  • Experience maintaining the individual deployment readiness data and personnel accountability systems.
  Desired qualifications:
  • BA/BS in related field or comparable military training/experience and 10 years’ experience.
  • Willingness to support 24 hour operations for limited durations (2- 3 weeks) at a CONUS or OCONUS location as required.
  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-ERS-4-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-SRA-27-18Senior Resource AnalystMcLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Resource Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Minimum of five (5) years of experience in federal government budget execution and justification. Minimum two (2) of the five (5) years must be in the IC.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or a related field.
  • Shall have five (5) years of experience working with and briefing senior program managers.
  • Shall have experience working with manpower models.
  • Shall have budget justification and formulation experience.
  • Budget execution experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of quality assurance procedures to ensure the integrity of data recorded in Sponsor financial systems.
Experience in financial execution and working with BASIS and COGNOS Shall provide a variety of resource management support including, but not limited to, the following specific tasks: Desired qualifications:
  • Assist in the preparation of budget exercise submissions, assimilate information about program goals, requirements, costs, and schedules; ensure that submissions are rational, defensible, and executable; ensure that the submission is aligned with strategic goals of the office.
  • Ensure that program execution proceeds within available resource constraints and remains consistent with goals; recommends resource realignment if necessary.
  • Exhibit command of relevant statutes, regulations, and policies in resource utilization and in the budget development and execution process.
  • Assist the component's effort to construct and maintain background documentation on programmatic and resource analyses, discussions, thinking, and decisions to aid the components resource management continuity.
  • Assist in developing final draft responses to ad hoc tasking's such as those arising from Congressionally Directed Actions and Questions for the Record; coordinate with components in these tasking's.
  • Conduct research and analysis to deliver reports and presentations in response to internal and external tasking's.
  • Build and assess decision support tools and develop complex methodologies to support the Sponsor mission.
  • Develop and perfect strategies to obtain accurate information consistently and comprehensively.
Typical projects may include:
  • Detailed yearly fiscal guidance that will assist IC components during the execution year.
  • Detailed implementation schedule for each budget phase, spend plan templates; documentation for ulessons learned" meetings after each fiscal year.
  • Process Analysis Documents for (among other items) (i) Personnel Service funding (ii) execution of funds (iii) preparing and justifying the budget.
  • Improved solution to management of Unliquidated Obligation, execution and expensing Sponsor funds.
  • Completed Financial Data Calls, including templates to collect and analyze data, a spreadsheet to act as a repository for data, and supporting documentation.
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                             #LI-EG1                                                                      #CJPost  
8-SPDS-10-17Senior Program Development Support SpecialistWashington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Program Development Support Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking a candidate to provide first-class program development support on a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrated experience in two or more of the following subject areas: plans, operations, personnel management, and training and exercises.
  • Provide expertise in radiological detection technologies and systems used by federal, state and local responders.
  • Needs a working knowledge of the Federal grants process.
  • Requires knowledge of government preventive radiological detection and communication plans.
  • Needs familiarity with issues concerning United States Government interagency coordination as it relates to integration of radiological/nuclear detection capabilities.
  Prerequisites:   Minimum 15 years’ experience; BS degree in a related field.   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-SPDS-10-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-PDA-7-17Program Development AnalystWashington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Development Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking a candidate to provide first-class program development support on a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Experience in DoD, homeland security, or first responder operations and exercise development to include working knowledge of Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP).
  • Strong background in technology operational test and evaluation and interagency integration and coordination.
  • Knowledge of government response and communication plans, radiological/Nuclear experience, and Reach back experience to Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) at the National Laboratories, Intelligence Community, and/or State/Local governments.
  Prerequisites:  BS and 15 years of experience in the appropriate specialty area.   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-PDA-7-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-OMA-9-17Operations/Mission AnalystWashington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Operations/Mission Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking a candidate to provide first-class operations and mission analysis support on a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Knowledge in a nuclear-related applied discipline with mission analysis/operations research and analysis experience.
  • Familiarity with nuclear physics/radiological science and familiarity with radiation detectors and material science.
  Prerequisites:   Minimum 5 years’ experience; MS degree in related field. 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-OMA-9-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-MA-6-17Mission AnalystWashington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Mission Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking a candidate to provide first-class mission analysis support on a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Experience in nuclear technology, systems, and applications preferred, including radiation detection and monitoring technology and programs, planning, initiating, coordinating, and executing a variety of tasks or special projects of varying scope and complexity.
  • Expertise with modal and multi-modal CONOPS design and/or analysis experience.
  • Understanding of sensor integration design or analysis, detector modeling, architecture modeling, measures of effectiveness and/or measures of performance.
  • Experience with comparative systems analysis, trade-off studies, quantitative risk analysis, cost-benefit analysis, and decision analysis.
  Prerequisites:  BS and 7 years of experience in the appropriate specialty area.   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-MA-6-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-LPS-8-17Lead Project Support SpecialistWashington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Lead Project Support Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking a candidate to provide support subject matter expertise on a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Experience in coordinating the planning, acquisition, development, test and evaluation, delivery, installation and deployment of systems/equipment to support the global and domestic radiation and nuclear detection architecture.
  • Expertise in preparing draft acquisition documents (i.e. Acquisition Plan, Acquisition Program Baseline, Program/Project Plans, Mission Needs Statement, CONOPS etc.)
  • Understanding of Directive 102-1 Revision 1 for all systems/equipment acquired to support the global and domestic radiation and nuclear detection architecture.
  Prerequisites:  BS and 10 years of experience in the appropriate specialty area.   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-LPS-8-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-PA-5-17Program Analysts (Junior, Mid, Senior)Washington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Analyst (Junior, Mid, Senior).   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking candidates to provide first-class program analytic support for a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Junior level:
  • Experience in coordinating multi-organization programs, identifying performance gaps and lessons learned, operational exercise planning, and/or program management analysis and support.
  • Experience should also include planning, initiating, coordinating, and executing a variety of tasks or special projects of varying scope and complexity. Tasks, projects, and programs are technical and/or policy in nature.
  • Mid- level:
  • General experience in the nuclear security enterprise, with specific experience in coordinating and leading multi-organization programs and efforts, identifying performance gaps and lessons learned, implementing corrective actions, planning and leading operational exercises, or performing as a lead program management analysis and support individual.
  • Experience should also include leading, planning, initiating, coordinating, and executing a variety of tasks or special projects of varying scope and complexity. Tasks, projects, and programs are technical and/or policy in nature.
  • Senior level:
  • Specific experience in advising on policy and program requirements and implementation; coordinating and leading multi-organization programs and efforts; identifying performance gaps and lessons learned; implementing corrective actions; analyzing program and policy effectiveness; analyzing new or proposed legislation or regulations to determine impact on missions, strategic goals, objectives and priorities; planning and leading operational exercises; or leading teams that provide program management analysis and support.
Experience should also include leading, planning, initiating, coordinating, and executing a variety of tasks or special projects of varying scope and complexity.  Tasks, projects, and programs may be technical or policy in nature.  This position requires the strong oral communication and writing skills necessary to prepare and conduct technical or policy briefings and to prepare technical or policy reports.  
  • Prerequisites:
  • For Jr level: BA/BS in related field (e.g., public policy, business, science, engineering, etc.); minimum 5 years’ experience.
  • For Mid-Level: BA/BS in related field (e.g., public policy, business, science, engineering, etc.); minimum 10 years’ experience.
  • For Senior level: MS/MA in related field (e.g., public policy, business, communication, science, engineering, etc.); 15 years of general experience in the nuclear security enterprise experience  (20 years of experience in lieu of a master’s degree).
  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-PA-5-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
4-ASTO-24-17All-Source Targeting OfficerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an All-Source Targeting Officer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:   The All-Source Targeting Officer will work in an integrated government-contractor team fusing intelligence information from multiple intelligence disciplines. Responsibilities include all-source intelligence research, analysis, and report writing; operational concept development; stakeholder engagement; and preparation and presentation of reports to all levels of customer management.   Desired qualifications:  
  • Experience identifying targeting leads through the exploitation of all-source databases to craft targeting packages.
  • Demonstrated experience in Intelligence Operations / Analysis / Support to Field Operations.
  • Experience using customer databases to monitor field traffic and communicate with field offices.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university.
  • Foreign Language Skills; Proficiency with software/databases used in support of research and analysis for the US Government; relevant Targeting Certifications; and previous overseas experience supporting operations 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 4-ASTO-24-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
4-ATJA-23-17Analyst Targeter/Junior AnalystWashington DC Metro AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Analyst Targeter/Junior Analyst   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required.  
  • CENTRA Technology, Inc., (CENTRA) has an immediate requirement to fill a vacancy with a client in the Washington Metropolitan Area (WMA). The successful candidate will have experience providing analytic support to aide in foreign threat assessments, targeting, all-source analysis, operational efforts, or, technical exchanges and/or projects.  The successful candidate will be a self-starter, strong writer and briefer, and, have prior, relevant experience in cyber and counter cyber activities with national intelligence agencies or with the DoD.
 
  • Specific duties of this position include, but are not limited to:
 
  • Conduct in-depth targeting research and analysis and generate leads in support of operational and targeting efforts
  • Provide timely support to field offices; track progress on ongoing accounts; write targeting and planning cables; conduct all-source research on case histories
  • Screen and evaluate operational proposals from field offices and provide comments on their viability
  • Travel domestically and overseas as required to meet and brief colleagues and foreign interlocutors, providing guidance and background as appropriate.
    Prerequisites: U.S. Citizenship, a B.A. /B.S. degree or two (2) years related professional experience, and, a current TS/SCI clearance and a polygraph are required.  Experience with the sponsor’s tools and a system is desired, but not required.  A working knowledge of Russian is a plus, but not required.   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-ATJA-23-17 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
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  
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-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-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
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-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
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
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3-FMCE-8-18Flight Mechanics / Flight Controls EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Flight Mechanics/Flight Controls Engineer. U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required. 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 professional experience. An advanced degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of a B.S. in Engineering with at least 8 years of experience or an M.S degree with 6 years of flight mechanics design experience.
  • 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. 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
3-SE-7-18Sensor (Radar/EO/IR/LIDAR) EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Sensor (Radar/EO/IR/LIDAR) Engineer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are 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 engineers to support cutting-edge, advanced active and passive electro-optical systems technology development efforts to include trade studies, performance analysis, hardware design, development and test. 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 system 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.
Desired qualifications in all or some of the areas below:
  • Demonstrated experience in the design, performance analysis, and system testing of radar, electro-optical, infrared, or LIDAR systems used for imaging and object tracking.
    • Deep understanding of one of these phenomenologies with familiarity with the others is desired.
  • Experience in component level technology development.
  • Experience in image/signal processing technology development, such as object tracking, and communication and ranging waveforms.
  • Demonstrated experience in sensor system design challenges such as alignment and calibration, sensitivity, or pointing and tracking.
  • 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
Required Experience and Qualifications:
  • A minimum of a Master’s degree in Engineering, Physics or a related field is desired.
  • At least 10 years of experience either radar, EO/IR, or LIDAR components or systems and familiarity with others is required
  • Specific experience with component and system level design and test.
  • A SECRET CLEARANCE
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. 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-SE-7-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
3-ASML-5-18Autonomous System and Machine Learning EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Autonomous System and Machine Learning Engineer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing 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.   The Arlington, Virginia office is seeking an engineer to support cutting-edge, advanced technology development efforts at DARPA to include advising program managers on autonomous systems engineering, autonomy algorithms, machine learning, and robotics.   Required technical qualifications: * Subject matter expertise in the areas of autonomy algorithms, machine learning, human machine interface and/or robotics * Demonstrate experience and understanding of the autonomous system state of the art, technology development challenges and risk areas. * Experience in supporting autonomous systems development efforts for defense-related technology research and/or development programs * Experience with software and hardware in the loop testing * Ability to quickly identify and resolve program execution issues   Desired technical qualifications: * Experience with machine learning algorithms * Understanding of Agile software development and test approaches * Experience with open architecture, network protocols, real time operating systems and various government standards (e.g., UCS, UCI, FACE) * Understanding of software systems engineering to include requirements and UML artifact development   Program technical support 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 the autonomy aspects 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 *Authoring and presenting program plans, status briefings and technical reports *Supporting a geographically dispersed Government team   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.   Candidates should have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or other relevant degree with 7 years of relevant experience.  A PhD or Master’s degree will not offset experience required.   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-ASML-5-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
3-SEEV-6-18Systems Engineer – Earned Value ManagementWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Systems Engineer – Earned Value Management.   U.S. Citizenship and existing 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 (DHS) 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 system engineers to support the execution of cutting-edge, advanced military systems and technology development/transition efforts. Desired qualifications (one or more of the following):
  • Systems engineering background with experience managing schedule, budget and program risks for fast-paced advanced technology programs
  • 5 or more years’ experience with assessing progress in completing component/subsystem and system level designs, development and test activities.
  • Experience in conducting program technical, schedule, and cost assessment activities within highly technical teams for large system development programs (>$100M).
  • Ability to quickly identify program execution issues and recommend mitigation strategies.
  • Hands-on detailed analysis of contractor, academia, and/or government organization’s technical, schedule, risk and cost reporting data to include quantitative and qualitative assessment of proposal, initial baseline and monthly progress information and to utilize this data to forecast a defensible range of estimate at completion (EACs) for DoD leadership.
  • Experience in EVM across requirements generation, acquisition strategy development, Request for Proposal development, source selection, risk management, Integrated Baseline Review (IBR), and comprehensive analyses during program execution.
  • Proficient in the language, data reports, metrics, graphs, and management processes associated with Earned Value Management (EVM) as they apply to DoD acquisition management.
  • DAWIA Certification (or commercial equivalent) in EVM, Cost Estimating, Financial Management or Engineering
Program technical support and management responsibilities may include:
  • Providing technical support and subject matter expertise in actively assessing the execution of advanced technology development and demonstration programs.
  • Supporting technical/cost trade studies, assessment of system performance (technical, schedule, risk and cost), and independent analyses on the progress to date across hardware/software design, development and test activities.
  • Providing program management and acquisition support to include earned value management, source selection, contract modifications, cost estimating, financial management, schedule assessment, and applicable special studies to facilitate transition opportunities.
  • Aiding in the planning, monitoring, and reporting on system design, development, testing 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 and monthly statuses are appropriate.
  • 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 oriented 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. A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Science is required. 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-SEEV-6-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
3-MSSE-4-18DARPA Aircraft/Missile Software Systems EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a DARPA Aircraft/Missile Software Systems Engineer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are 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.   The Arlington, Virginia office is seeking an engineer to support cutting-edge, advanced aerospace technology development efforts at DARPA to include advising program managers on complex flight software development for missile and unmanned aircraft applications.   Required technical qualifications: * Experience in leading programs or development activities with technical teams in the software domain * Experience with aircraft or missile flight critical software development and certification of mission critical software * Experience in the application of software and hardware in the loop testing * Experience with real time operating systems * Experience in Agile software development and test approaches * Demonstrated experience managing software development schedule, budget and program risks * Systems engineering experience to include requirements and UML artifact development * Experience in defense-related technology research and/or development programs   Desired technical qualifications: *Familiarity with cyber security related software requirements and test techniques *Experience with various government standards (ex. UCS, UCI, FACE) *Experience with machine learning algorithms *Experience managing suppliers *Ability to quickly identify and resolve program execution issues   Program technical support 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 the software aspects 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 oversight of program activity scheduling and milestones to ensure all critical elements are addressed *Providing program management and acquisition support *Authoring and presenting program plans, status briefings and technical reports *Supporting a geographically dispersed Government team   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.   Candidates should have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other relevant degree with 7 years of relevant experience.  A PhD or Master’s degree will not offset experience required.   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-MSSE-4-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
3-FA-3-18Financial AnalystArlington, VA (Ballston)Secret  CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Financial Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA is currently seeking junior to mid-level analysts to provide program management and financial analyst support to government program managers within the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) in support of ongoing R&D programs. Applicants must possess the ability to communicate effectively and have excellent verbal and written skills.  Candidates should be self-starters capable of working both independently and as part of a team. Business, financial, and management responsibilities include:
  • Manage and monitor program budget execution and perform tracking analysis of commitments, obligations and disbursement performance
  • Assist in the preparation of phase/expenditure program plans
  • Prepare financial information for briefings, presentations, and status reports
  • Programmatic and administrative program office support to chief of staff
Required qualifications:
  • BA/BS degree
  • US citizenship and Secret clearance
  • Proficient with Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Experience with DoD financial system(s) and processes
  • Defense Agencies Initiative (DAI) system experience is highly desirable
  • Experience with DARPA programs highly desirable
  Active Secret Clearance required and the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance. 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-FA-3-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
3-FTEM-11-17Flight Test Engineer / Test ManagerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretU.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain SECRET Clearance are 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:
  • At least 10 years of 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. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com.  Please reference job code 3-FTEM-11-17 in the subject line.   #CJPost                                                #LI-EG1                                                            #M
3-DSE-12-17DARPA Systems EngineerArlington, VA (Ballston)TS/SCIU.S. Citizenship and Secret clearance is 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 at least 8 years of experience, or  MS in Engineering or Science field and at least 5 years of experience
  • TS clearance
  • Military and/or DARPA program support 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 3-DSE-12-17 in the subject line.   #CJPost                                                #LI-EG1                                                            #M
3-DPSL-9-17DARPA Program SETA LeadArlington, VATS/SCIU.S. Citizenship and Secret clearance is absolutely required.  TS/SCI is highly desired. 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 10 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. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com.  Please reference job code  3-DPSL-9-17 in the subject line.   #CJPost                                                #LI-EG1                                                            #M
3-TMSE-7-17Tactical Missile Systems EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Tactical Missile Systems Engineer. U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are 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 engineers to support cutting-edge, advanced ground launched tactical missile systems and technology development efforts to include trade studies, performance analysis, hardware design, development and test. 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 rocket system 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.
Desired qualifications in all or some of the areas below:
  • Demonstrated experience in the design and performance analysis of rocket based artillery systems, to include solid rocket motors or hybrid variants, and mobile rocket launchers.
  • Experience in the development and test of advanced rocket propulsion technologies and systems including familiarity with the capabilities of pertinent Government test facilities
  • Experience in component level technology development and integrated rocket propulsion system testing.
  • Demonstrated experience in booster technology challenges such as energy management techniques, propellant formulations, and propulsion integration
  • 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
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.  A Master’s degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering is desired with a minimum requirement of 5 years of experience with rocket based weapon systems.  A Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering with at least 10 years of experience with rocket based weapon systems would also be acceptable.  Specific experience with component and system level design and test being 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 3-TMSE-7-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
3-PE-3-17Propulsion EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Propulsion Engineer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are 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 engineers to support cutting-edge, advanced propulsion technology development efforts to include trade studies, performance analysis, hardware design, development and test. 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 propulsion 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.
Desired qualifications:
  • Demonstrated experience in the design and performance analysis of air-breathing turbine engine technologies and high speed propulsion systems, ram/scramjets, etc.
  • Experience in the development and test of advanced propulsion technologies and systems including familiarity with the capabilities of pertinent Government test facilities
  • Experience in component level technology development and integrated propulsion system testing.
  • Demonstrated experience in propulsion technology challenges such as engine controls, inlet and exhaust nozzle performance, and propulsion integration
  • 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
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.  A minimum of a Master’s degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering is desired.  At least 7 years of experience with propulsion systems is required.  Specific experience with component and system level design and test being 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 3-PE-3-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
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.
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2-CA-33-18Classification AnalystArlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Classification Analyst. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Position Overview: CENTRA Technology’s Homeland Security & Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a Classification Analyst to support their DoD customer in Arlington, VA. The contractor shall provide analytic support to the Counterintelligence & Security Directorate. Tasks may include but not limited to:
  • Support the development and implementation of national and DoD policy, guidance, and training on Classification management and Program Protection.
  • Facilitate and oversee the conduct of security reviews, assess and recommend security classification guidance and Program Protection Plans.
  • Establish relationships and collaborate routinely with AT&L, DoD Chief Information Officer (CIO), Defense Security Services, Joint Staff (J28), and other federal entities to ensure integration of DoD program protection, SCRM, CI and information security policies.
Requirements:
  • Active Top Secret with SCI security clearance (TS/SCI).
  • Minimum 5 years of demonstrated knowledge of national and DoD and information security policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of national level information security related issues impacting DoD and non-DoD entities.
  • Demonstrated expertise in policy development; drafting, formatting, tracking, staffing, reviewing and reconciling inputs to DoD Directive(s), Instruction(s), Manual(s) and other publications; as well as reviewing other policy documents for information security equities.
  • Demonstrated experience in of developing, updating, and coordinating policy and developing action memos, congressional responses, briefings, background research, oversight visits, and participate in inter and intra agency meetings.
  • Demonstrated experience working in an unstructured operating environment.
  • Minimum 4 years of security policy or operational experience and experience as a staff action officer on an OSD, JCS, or Military Department headquarters staff.
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 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-CMA-32-18CFIUS Mitigation AttorneyArlington, VATS/SCIDescription of Duties CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) Mitigation Attorney.  CFIUS is an interagency committee that reviews foreign investments for national security concerns. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, & Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description
  • The successful candidate will be primarily supporting portions of the CFIUS case review process related to:
    • Risk mitigation strategy development and implementation;
    • Compliance monitoring and enforcement.
Additionally, successfully candidates may make contributions to CIFUS case reviews in other parts of the process:
  • Intra-agency and interagency coordination;
  • Threat, vulnerability, consequence, and risk analysis.
Prerequisites
  • Juris Doctor or Master’s degree in business, public policy, and/or national security, with 4-6 years professional experience;
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, and critical thinking skills;
  • Comfortable working under tight and immutable deadlines;
  • Strong candidates will also possess a combination of the following:
    • Broad working knowledge of defense issues and programs
    • Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership
    • Intra-agency and interagency coordination experience
    • Experience as an intelligence consumer
    • 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;
    • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 3-5 days on a quarterly basis to support compliance monitoring 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-CLSA-31-18COUNTERINTELLIGENCE (CI) AND LAW ENFORCEMENT (LE) SUPPORT ANALYSTPentagon, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Counterintelligence (CI) and Law Enforcement (LE) Support Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Description: This position is part of a multidisciplinary team advising the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence (OUSD/I), on current and future DoD and interagency counterintelligence (CI), law enforcement (LE), security policies and programs. The analyst will support the review, analysis, and development of OUSD/I responsibilities for DoD policy and guidance as they pertain to CI/LE, and related national security and police matters. The analyst will make recommendations on how to properly conduct oversight of all DoD CI activities, oversight of subordinate OUSD/I police agencies, and assigned OUSD/I LE policy support responsibilities. The analyst will provide CI/LE subject matter expertise with national security policy and strategy as it pertains to OSD and the Military Departments, and how such policy and strategy interface throughout the larger Intelligence, national security, and related law enforcement communities. The analyst will also interface on OUSD/I issues pertaining to CI/CT/LE with senior counterparts in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the National Counterintelligence and Security Center; the National Security Council; OSD; Defense Agencies and Field Activities; Military Departments; Combatant Commands; and the Departments of Justice, Homeland Security, Energy, Commerce, and Treasury, and provide senior level advice and subject matter expertise on CI and counterespionage investigation and inquiries that fall under the responsibility and purview of the USD(I). Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university. Strong candidates will possess some combination of the following knowledge and experience:
  • 10 years of experience in CI and especially LE matters as they pertain to counterespionage and law enforcement.
  • Understanding of DoD, Military Department, Joint Staff, CCMD, and sub-unified Command organizations, responsibilities and processes (OUSD/I, OUSD(P), J39, etc.) and how they interface with the CI/LE components both within DoD and externally throughout USG.
  • Experience as an accredited federal law enforcement officer is strongly preferred.
  • Experience with supporting OUSD/I.
  • Military Experience (includes military service, civilian DoD employment, and DoD contractor employment).
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-TIA-30-18Targeting Intelligence AnalystWashington DC areaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Targeting Intelligence Analyst. U.S. Citizenship and Top Secret with SCI eligibility CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to Intelligence Community agencies, the Department of Justice, DHS, DOD, and similar Government clients. CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division is seeking mid-level and senior-level Intelligence Analysts who have experience performing intelligence collection and developing reporting products in support of homeland security and law enforcement missions.  The successful candidates will provide professional analysis and operational support to identify HUMINT opportunities, review technical data, and identify reportable intelligence. Work will be performed at a client site in the Washington, DC area, Monday through Friday during the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. with flexibility from 6:00 AM to 8:00PM.  Work outside of normal operating hours may be required on occasion.  Additionally some limited CONUS and OCONUS travel may be required. Required qualifications: A current Top Secret security clearance (with SCI eligibility) is required.  Continued employment is contingent on the ability to retain a Top Secret/SCI clearance. Required qualifications are as follows:
  • The education/experience requirement for the Intelligence Analyst (IA) SME Level 1 positions is either MA with 7+ years of relevant experience, or BA with 9+ years of relevant experience, or AA with 11+ years of relevant experience.
  • The education/experience requirement for the IA SME Level 2 positions is either MA with 10+ years of relevant experience, or BA with 12+ years of relevant experience, or AA with 14+ years of relevant experience.
  • Technical certifications in the telecommunications industry preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience as a targeting analyst with the FBI, DoD or broader intelligence community
  • Ability to draw from experience to assess organizational and operational baseline for law enforcement, homeland defense, and security programs and provide recommendations using best practices.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with senior government officials and executives to provide industry vision and enterprise strategic direction.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and engage a range of stakeholders.
  • Ability to help guide identification of systems, mission engineering, and business process inadequacies and deficiencies that affect the functional area’s ability to support/meet organizational threats.
  • Ability to participate in strategy sessions, strategic assessments, and design reviews to validate the enterprise approach and associated work products.
  • Ability to analyze data, develop information, and assess available solutions or alternative methods of proceeding.
  • Proven ability to provide expert consulting and advisory expertise in organizational and vulnerability assessments, intelligence and threat analysis, and resolution of highly complex projects and problems.
  • Recognized for expertise and ability to identify industry issues and trends.
  • Ability to oversee and manage projects, programs, and/or tasks.
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-TCIA-28-18TRIPwire 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-TOCS-29-18TRIPWire OSINT Collector (Spanish)Washington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Tripwire OSINT Collector (Spanish). U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking an Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) Collector with proficient language skills focused on Spanish. This collector will conduct research, collect and analyze information in support of the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Bombing Prevention. Duties also include drafting analytic products and database management. US Citizenship and a current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility are required. Required qualifications:
  • BS/BA degree is strongly preferred
  • 2+ years of experience providing open source intelligence (OSINT) support; research, collect and analysis activities
  • Strong language skills in Spanish with skills equivalent to a Level Three on the Interagency Language Roundtable scale in reading and comprehension, or DLPT 3/3 in primary, and DLPT 2/2 in secondary languages
  • Experience using a variety of research methods and an ability to identify emerging trends or important developments
  • Experience in analytics and datamining, including Access, Excel, Tableau, etc.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Analytic writing and production management experience is highly desired
  • Experience working with the Intelligence Community (IC), DoD, Law Enforcement and/or DHS experience is desired, but not critical
  • Experience with CT, C-IED and/or explosive ordnance disposal topics 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-VVA-27-18Visa Vetting AnalystWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTop SecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Visa Vetting Analyst. Clearance Level Required:   Current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility. Description of Duties:   CENTRA Technology’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division is seeking Visa Vetting Analysts to help compile data from relevant data streams to identify and exclude national security bad actors from entering the United States. The successful candidates will carry out various database checks and evaluate potential threats from foreign nationals. Work will be performed at client site in the National Capital Region for an eight hour shift, Monday through Friday, between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.  On occasion, work beyond normal operating hours may be required. Candidates will be required to commit for a minimum of 1 year on this program, with incentives given for longer-term retention on contract. Required qualifications: Current Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility is absolutely required. Continued employment is contingent on the ability to retain a Top Secret//SCI security clearance. Required qualifications are as follows:
  • Bachelor’s Degree OR Associate Degree with 2 years of relevant experience OR No College Degree with 4 years of relevant experience.
  • Ability to identify relevant data sources to clarify or corroborate investigative or operational initiatives.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret information from a variety of classified and open source databases.
  • Ability to evaluate information using good judgment and decision making.
  • Demonstrated written communication skills sufficient to explain actions taken and how recommendations were derived.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability, tenacity, and patience to follow detailed procedures in a repetitive process.
  • Ability to display a professional demeanor at all times regardless of the circumstance.
  • Demonstrated oral communication and interpersonal skills to work within a team environment.
  • Ability to not share work information with others outside of work.
  • Ability to navigate Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Access, and Excel).
  • Ability to navigate within classified and open source databases.
  • Ability to evaluate incoming reports and information.
  • Access information from classified and open source databases.
  • Ability to extract and analyze precise and exact information and details obtained from observation and research.
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-ISD-26-18Instructional Systems DesignerWashington DCTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Instructional Systems Designer. U.S. Citizenship and CLEARANCE, None, but the ability to obtain and retain a Top Secret with SCI is required. Required qualifications: Provide intelligence training design and development to include developing intelligence training course content in the appropriate delivery mode, such as in-resident classroom instruction, E-learning, and mobile training. Duties also include writing course objectives, designing test and exercises and pre- and post-course activities, as well as methods to build participation, practical exercises, and ways to engage the adult learner. The selected candidate will build course materials including all administrative course documentation and conduct supporting research. Desired qualifications: A four-year degree from an accredited institution of higher learning is required. (Degrees in education are desirable). A minimum of 24 college credit hours in training design is highly desirable.  Must have five years of experience in formal workforce development, education, and training programs. 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-IRA-14-18Foreign Investment Risk Analyst, FinancialArlington, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Foreign Investment Risk Analyst, Financial. Clearance Level Required:  TS//SCI is absolutely required. Description of Duties CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking an Investment Risk Analyst with a focus in finance. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, and Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description The successful candidate would be a 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. Some responsibilities of the analyst include:
  • Reviewing 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;
  • Developing and implementing scalable, repeatable methods for conducting these reviews on multiple market segments on an ongoing basis;
  • Collaborating with colleagues to recommend 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);
  • Assisting in the development of strategic alternatives for susceptible companies contemplating new investments, mergers, or acquisitions;
  • Supporting 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.
Prerequisites
  • BA and MA with 3-7 years of relevant professional experience. Relevant professional experience includes the following subject matters:
    • Capital markets experience
    • Sell-side banking
    • Threat finance
    • Public accounting
    • Corporate finance
    • Investment banking
    • Private equity
    • Venture capital
    • M&A.
  • Comfortable working under aggressive timelines.
  • Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership.
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, and critical thinking skills.
  • Coordination experience with intra-agency and interagency in DoD.
  • All-source intelligence consumer experience.
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 3-5 days on a quarterly basis.
Additional Comments Master’s degree in business administration, economics, and/or finance is strongly preferred OR master’s degree in international relations, national security, or similar with an undergraduate degree in finance, accounting, business, or similar   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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-TM-24-18Talent ManagerArlington, VATop SecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Talent Manager. U.S. Citizenship and eligible to receive and maintain a Top Secret Clearance   The Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a Talent Manager to provide full-time support to Division staffing and management activities. This pivotal position is part of HSRAD’s management team and is engaged in the full staffing lifecycle for each position. Position Description: The Talent Manager will work with HSRAD Program Managers (PM) to develop position-specific recruitment plans, identify needs, develop position descriptions, and enhance our broader techniques for talent acquisition to effectively support the Division. This will include working with CENTRA recruiters to guide sourcing activities, review candidates, and participate in interviews as a trusted agent to PMs. Responsibilities may also include interfacing with clients to help PMs develop staffing requirements. The Talent Manager will work with HSRAD senior management to address staffing challenges. They will also collaborate with CENTRA subcontractors and teaming partners to communicate program staffing needs and review candidate referrals for consideration. The Talent Manager will foster and expand relationships with various types of public and private professional development offices to enhance our strategies for identifying future talent.   Prerequisites:
  • BA or BS degree with a 6+ of relevant experience supporting, managing, and staffing homeland security or intelligence analysis programs for Federal agencies
  • Experience developing and implementing staffing strategies and supporting a full range of talent management activities
  • Experience developing position descriptions; working with clients/program staff to understand staffing requirements to develop formal/targeted position descriptions
  • Experience staffing positions within Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Intelligence Community, and/or Federal Law Enforcement environments; specifically, intelligence analysis and policy positions
  • Recruiting experience: sourcing using job boards, etc.
  • Outreach and engagement experience with universities/colleges/associations
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a TS Clearance with SCI eligibility
 
  • Additional Comments:
  • Preferred but not requirement skills in:
    • Program management experience, including managing staff
    • Experience developing staffing plans and supporting, managing, and staffing programs in support of DHS
    • Knowledge of DHS-related markets, programs, and staffing challenges
  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 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. CENTRA’s HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies, as well as private sector clients. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include:
  • Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Strategy & Management Consulting
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2-CE-23-18Copy EditorBurlington, MANoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Copy Editor. Clearance Level Required:   None, but ability to obtain and retain a SECRET clearance.   CENTRA Technology’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division is seeking a Copy Editor to join its in-house Proposal team. The successful candidate will edit and proofread responses to Government Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and other technical documents to ensure proper grammar, punctuation, and spelling and to enforce consistent style. The successful candidate will also carry out a wide range of proposal-related activities, such as compiling data; fact checking; ensuring compliance with submission instructions; and preparing matrices, tables, and charts. Occasional evening and weekend support will be necessary to meet proposal schedules and submission deadlines.   Required qualifications: Required qualifications are as follow:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in English or similar field.
  • Minimum of one year’s experience copy editing.
  • Experience supporting production and delivery of proposals or similar time-sensitive written products.
  • Ability to effectively support concurrent projects and adapt to changing priorities and timelines.
  • Interpersonal and team skills necessary to work effectively with authors, support personnel, and partner company staff.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; familiarity with desktop publishing software.
  • Certificate in copy editing or similar discipline from an accredited university program is a plus.
  • A copy editing test may be required of candidates.
  Candidates with current U.S. Government security clearances are preferred, but a current clearance is not required. 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. 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-CPM-21-18CI Program ManagerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CI Program Manager. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: The individual holding the position will manage and be the senior 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:
  • 25 years relevant professional experience and a bachelor’s degree OR
  • 20 years relevant professional experience and a master’s degree OR
  • 15 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:
  • Program management 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.
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-ITI-22-18Intelligence Training InstructorWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Intelligence Training Instructor. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Provide intelligence training planning, analysis, and delivery.  Duties will include supporting intelligence training planning and analysis, to include planning and executing instructional systems design projects; determining constraints affecting course design; analyzing training recipients to target course content; conducting task analysis to determine course content; and determining most suitable course delivery methodology (in-resident, distance learning, computer based training, etc.). Duties also include delivering training, including intelligence training in blended learning environments; providing subject matter expertise in training methodologies, providing mentoring to improve student performance; delivering lectures and presentations and evaluating student performance. Desired qualifications:
  • Ten (10) years of intelligence experience that can be met through combined years of intelligence experience at the Federal, State, or Local level is required.
  • Five (5) years of direct operational experience as a Reports Officer, preferably within the DHS Intelligence Enterprise or FBI.
  • Two (2) years of experience operating in the DHS Intelligence Enterprise.
  • HOT-R experience is preferred.
  • A four-year degree from an accredited institution of higher learning is required. (Degrees in law enforcement, intelligence studies, and education are desirable); Federal or State experience exceeding 15 years in the subject that the instructor will teach and a 2-year associate’s degree may be substituted for a 4-year degree with approval from the government.
  • Experienced with Microsoft-compatible desktop applications, audio-visual equipment including laptops, audio video projectors, screens, pointers, and other classroom devices. Instructors must be experience in curriculum development software such as Adobe Captivate and curriculum delivery systems such as Black Board.
Additional Comments: We are open to candidates who are interested in being a consultant or a part-time employee. 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-ITA-20-18Intelligence Training AdministratorWashington DCTop SecretRequired qualifications: Provide intelligence training administration to include conducting training needs analysis; registering students and maintaining records; producing training information papers and products; producing training marketing and communications materials, after action reports; supporting training working groups and meetings; and conducting training review boards.  Duties also include administering Learning Management Systems, records maintenance and statistical reporting, and developing training marketing materials, and work closely with training recipients and customers. Desired qualifications: A two-year degree from an accredited institution of higher learning is required.(Degrees in education or administration are desirable). Must have five years of experience in training and education administration. 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-FIRAB-18-18Foreign Investment Risk Analyst (Boston Area)Burlington, MANoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Foreign Investment Risk Analyst. Clearance Level Required: None, but ability to obtain and retain TS/SCI. CENTRA Technology’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division is seeking qualified candidates that will form part of a multidisciplinary team focused on helping DHS evaluate and address national security risks posed by transactions under review by the Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States (CFIUS), particularly as they relate to homeland security and critical infrastructure interests. The successful candidate will review documents submitted by parties to transactions involving the acquisition of a U.S. business by foreign entities that may affect DHS equities. Prerequisites/ Required Qualifications: Required qualifications are as follow:
  • Bachelors’ degree (intelligence analysis/public policy/national security/international affairs/business preferred) plus at least 3 years of experience, or Graduate degree with at least 1 year of experience.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines with a strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability to accurately compile and evaluate information and produce sound analytic conclusions.
  • Exceptional writing abilities.
  • Strong open source research skills.
  • Prior work experience regarding mergers, acquisitions, government or law a plus.
  • A writing sample is required.
Candidates with current U.S. Government security clearances are preferred, but a current clearance is not required. 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M #LI-EG1 #CJPost
2-FIRAW-19-18Foreign Investment Risk AnalystWashington, DCTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Foreign Investment Risk Analyst. Clearance Level Required:   TS/SCI Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients. CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a Foreign Investment Risk Analyst. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Position Description:
  • The Foreign Investment Risk Analyst will form part of a multidisciplinary team advising the Director for Foreign Investment Risk Management (FIRM), the Under Secretary for Policy, and other senior Department of Homeland Security 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. More specifically, the analyst will coordinate Department-wide analysis of risks to national security arising from foreign investment in U.S. businesses in a wide variety of market sectors as well as in certain regulated telecommunications areas. The successful candidate will be involved in all facets of the risk analysis process for CFIUS and Team Telecom, including:
    • Intra and interagency coordination
    • Senior leadership briefing and preparation
    • Threat, vulnerability, consequence, and risk analysis
    • Risk mitigation strategy development and implementation.
Prerequisites:
  • Master’s degree (business/public policy/international affairs/national security) or juris doctor (JD) plus 5-8 years of professional experience
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, writing, and critical thinking skills
  • Capable of working under multiple competing and immutable deadlines with senior government officials on time-sensitive tasks involving proprietary business sensitive and classified information
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively across different organizational cultures to achieve consensus
  • Experience as a critical consumer of Intelligence Community information
Additional Comments:
  • Familiarity in the following is not required but preferred:
  • Broad working knowledge of the missions issues and programs of the Department of Homeland Security
  • General knowledge of the telecommunications industry, technologies, and cybersecurity policy and issues
  • Experience using collaborative IT tools such as SharePoint
  • Experience in one or more of the following fields:
    • Security risk management and analysis
    • Financial intelligence analysis
    • Export control policy or administration
    • International trade policy or administration
    • Foreign Ownership, Control, and Influence (FOCI) policy or administration
    • Cybersecurity policy
    • Telecommunications policy
    • Legal/paralegal analysis (particularly in a federal agency or large law firm context)
    • Auditing/corporate compliance/investigations
The position has a standard work schedule, with potential but very 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-TPA-17-18TSA Program AnalystAnnapolis Junction, MDSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a TSA Program Analyst. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a TSA Program Analyst. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security and Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description
  • The Program Analyst will provide onsite business architecture, process, and planning activities to a US Government client. Other responsibilities will include:
    • Meeting preparation and facilitation
    • Updating and maintaining current business architecture and requirements contained in requirement artifacts and tools, and independent evaluation of processes to identify improvement opportunities
    • Proposing and/or drafting new business processes to streamline or support the client’s existing business model
    • Maintaining the core mission activities needed to respond to intelligence-driven, risk-based requests for system changes or analysis
    • Supporting business continuity planning by providing subject matter expertise and maintaining knowledge sharing
    • Assist with managing reporting requests, including:
      • Analyzing reporting and confirming requirements with stakeholders
      • Researching data to satisfy requests, using available analytic tools
      • Coordinating with the customer and technical teams to identify opportunities for process improvement, and documenting the necessary steps
      • Coordinating with the customer and technical teams to modify existing reports and develop new reporting products to account for program improvements and new analytical reporting requirements generated by field operations, analysts, and senior leadership
Prerequisites:
  • Possess a Bachelor’s Degree in business, public policy, international affairs, and/or national security from an accredited college or university and three (3) to ten (10) years of relevant work experience in business management, project management, financial management, business analysis, or systems engineering
  • Ability to conduct meeting facilitation independently, as well as knowledge and understanding of how to conduct a thorough analysis of processes to identify areas of improvement
  • Working knowledge and experience with government regulations, policies, and limitations within their scope of responsibilities
  • Experience multi-tasking and handling several portfolios at one time while working under tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated experience in oral communication and interpersonal skills and a willingness to work in a team environment
  • Demonstrated written communication skills sufficient to explain actions taken and rationale behind actions and recommendations
  • Knowledgeable with software programs such as Microsoft Office (Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, Excel Access)
Additional Comments :
  • Master’s Degree preferred
  • Lean Six Sigma, PMP, or ITIL Certification preferred
  • Project Management experience in a vetting or national security environment 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-CM-15-18CFIUS Case ManagerArlington, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Case Manager. Clearance Level Required:  TS//SCI. CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a case manager to form part of a multidisciplinary team advising the Director for Global Markets and Investments (Director of GMI), the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Manufacturing Industrial Base Policy, and other senior DoD leadership on the national security risks posed by transactions before the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), particularly as they relate to DoD programs and the Defense Industrial Base. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, and Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting all facets of the CFIUS case review process including:
    • Intra-agency and interagency coordination
    • Threat, vulnerability, consequence, and risk analysis
    • Risk mitigation strategy development and implementation
    • Compliance monitoring and enforcement.
Prerequisites:
  • Juris Doctor or Master’s degree in business, public policy, and/or national security, with 4-6 years professional experience.
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, and critical thinking skills.
  • Comfortable working under tight and immutable deadlines.
  • Strong candidates will also possess a combination of the following:
    • Broad working knowledge of defense issues and programs
    • Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership
    • Intra-agency and interagency coordination experience
    • Experience as an intelligence consumer
    • 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.
    • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 3-5 days on a quarterly basis to support compliance monitoring 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-CJA-13-18CFIUS Junior AnalystArlington, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CFIUS Junior Analyst. Clearance Level Required:  TS//SCI. Description of Duties CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients. CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking an energetic, dynamic, and resourceful Junior Analyst. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, and Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description
  • The successful candidate will primarily be responsible for directly supporting the Director of Global Markets and Investments (GMI) within the Department of Defense’s Office of Manufacturing and Industrial Base Policy (DoD MIBP) by:
    • Managing the Director’s calendar;
    • Scheduling meetings and travel commitments for the Director and other staff members based on an understanding of programs and priorities;
    • Attending meetings in order to note topics discussed, assignments issued or accepted by the Director, and commitments made on behalf of the Director;
    • Tracking and following up on commitments and activities and ensuring that actions are fulfilled on behalf of the Director;
    • Coordinating and facilitating administrative work internally and externally with other offices throughout DoD.
  • The analyst’s secondary responsibility will be to provide additional support for the review and analysis of transactions filed with the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). Those duties may include, for example:
    • Reviewing and summarizing the CFIUS filing and all supporting materials;
    • Compiling and reconciling comments from DoD stakeholders;
    • Drafting an initial Risk-Based Assessment (RBA) (where necessary);
    • Preparing and managing the routing of any associated staffing packages.
  • The analyst’s tertiary responsibility will be to support GMI’s mitigation monitoring team. Support includes:
    • Participating in meetings and attending site visits with representatives of the Defense Industrial Base, taking notes and documenting action items as appropriate;
    • Documenting the electronic receipt of deliverables via a Microsoft SharePoint database;
    • Monitoring the status of upcoming and overdue deliverables on behalf of the mitigation monitoring team.
Prerequisites
  • BA or BS from an accredited college or university.
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, and critical thinking skills.
  • Comfortable working under tight and immutable deadlines.
  • Strong candidates will also possess a combination of the following:
    • Broad working knowledge of defense issues and programs
    • Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership
    • Intra-agency and interagency coordination experience.
  • 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.
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-EOD-12-18Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD) SMEWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD) SME. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients. CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking an Explosives Ordinance Disposal (EOD) and Counter-Improvised Explosives (C-IED) subject matter expert (SME) responsible for open source data collection, analysis and production. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, & Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description: The successful candidate with support the Department of Homeland Security by providing EOD expertise and analysis of explosives, bomb-making materials, including home-made explosive and precursors, and related threat tactics, techniques, and protocols. Prerequisites:
  • BS/BA degree at a minimum with 4+ years of experience as an Explosive Ordinance 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 tactics, techniques, and protocols (TTPs) for bomb threats
  • Experience in writing and editing of technical analytic products
  • Expert in assessment, technical review, and validation of explosives-related content and reporting
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
Additional Comments: 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-ISSA-11-18Industrial Security Support AnalystArlington VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Industrial Security Support Analyst. Clearance Level Required:  TS/SCI is required. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking an Industrial Security Support Analyst with knowledge of the DoD Intelligence Community and national level industrial security policies and procedures. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, & Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description:
  • This position is part of a multidisciplinary team advising the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence (OUSD/I), on current and future DoD and interagency counterintelligence (CI), law enforcement (LE), security policies and programs. The successful candidate will be responsible for:
    • Supporting the reviewing, analysis, and development of the OUSD/I recommendations related to the Department of Defense (DoD) decisions on the national security implications of proposed transactions submitted to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)
    • Participating in the development, review, and coordination of all policy issuances for industrial security in the Office of the Secretary of Defense and review pertinent policy documents from other DoD components for industrial security equities
    • Contributing to the review of industrial security letters about national level industrial security related issues affecting DoD, non-DoD, and the defense industrial base
    • Collaborating with working groups in the defense industrial arena such as the National Industrial Security Program Policy Advisory Committee (NISPPAC), a body of government and industry representatives responsible for recommending changes to industrial security policy
Prerequisites:
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 4 years of demonstrated knowledge of DoD Intelligence Community, and national level industrial security policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of national level industrial security related issues affecting DoD, non-DoD, and the defense industrial base and demonstrated experience in providing recommendations to resolve the issues based on policy
  • Expertise in policy development, i.e.:
    • Drafting, formatting, tracking, staffing, reviewing and reconciling inputs to DoD Directive(s), Instruction(s), Manual(s) and other publications
    • Reviewing other policy documents for industrial security equities
  • Capable of providing support for key working groups such as the National Industrial Security Policy Program Advisory Committee and Defense Industrial Base Cyber Security Program
  • Capable of developing, updating, and coordinating policy and developing action memos, congressional responses, briefings, background research, oversight visits, and participate in inter and intra agency meetings
  • 3 years of policy or operational experience and experience as a staff action officer within the DoD IC, OSD, and/or a Military Component.
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                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-TPW-8-18Technical Proposal Writer (Mid-Level)Arlington VA or Burlington, MATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening a Technical Proposal Writer (Mid-Level).   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a mid-level Technical Proposal Writer with intelligence experience. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include:   Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, & Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
  Position Description: The successful candidate will help author the technical, management, and past performance sections of proposals for HSRAD’s support to Government intelligence and security programs.  Responsibilities include the following:
  • Working closely with senior proposal writers, proposal managers, and corporate staff to develop, review, and produce materials in response to Government RFPs, RFIs, and related documents
  • Working with and leading subject-matter experts to conceive technical solutions addressing Government requirements and tailored to specific agency audiences. This includes effectively engaging and working with technical experts and proposal staff from partner companies
  • Fully grasping proposed technical solutions and developing persuasive response materials compliant with required formats and structured to address Government evaluation factors
  • Copyediting, fact checking, and—as necessary—rewriting materials produced by others to enforce technical compliance and style and to enhance clarity and persuasive force
  • Helping conceive and design tables, figures, and other graphics
  • Working quickly and efficiently in a deadline-oriented environment and adhering to established schedules. Occasional evening and weekend support will be necessary to meet proposal schedules and submission deadlines
  • Managing data calls to partner companies, maintaining proposal support portals and databases, and carrying out similar coordinative tasks to enable effective business development by HSRAD
  Prerequisites:
  • BA/BS degree
  • Three years’ experience in proposal writing and editing or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of federal contracting and RFP response processes
  • Deep familiarity with intelligence collection, analysis, production, and dissemination
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Expert-level proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • U.S. Citizenship is required
  • Continued employment is contingent on the ability to obtain and retain a Top Secret clearance with SCI. A current U.S. Government security clearance is preferred but not required
  Applicants will be required to provide three writing samples.   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-TPW-8-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-II-2-18Intelligence InstructorWashington DCTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Intelligence Instructor.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Provide intelligence training planning, analysis, and delivery.  Duties will include supporting intelligence training planning and analysis, to include planning and executing instructional systems design projects; determining constraints affecting course design; analyzing training recipients to target course content; conducting task analysis to determine course content; and determining most suitable course delivery methodology (in-resident, distance learning, computer based training, etc.). Duties also include delivering training, including intelligence training in blended learning environments; providing subject matter expertise in training methodologies, providing mentoring to improve student performance; delivering lectures and presentations and evaluating student performance.   Desired qualifications: In addition to Intelligence Instruction, experience in intelligence Watchlisting and/or Data Analytics – instructing Watchlisting and Data analytics a plus; experience coordinating and writing intelligence training content for e-learning development.   A four-year degree from an accredited institution of higher learning is required. (Degrees in law enforcement, intelligence studies, and education are desirable); Must have 10 years of experience at the Federal intelligence level.  Completion of a Basic Instructor Certification 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.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-II-2-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-DOSC-73-17DHS Open Source Collector – Mandarin, Korean, Farsi, Arabic, Spanish, French, and RussianWashington DCTop SecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a DHS Open Source Collector – Mandarin, Korean, Farsi (highly desired), Arabic, Spanish, French, and Russian.   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 Mandarin, Korean, Farsi, Arabic, Spanish, French, and Russian or 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-73-17 in the subject line.   #M                                               #LI-EG1                                                                    #CJPost
2-OCPU-67-17TRIPWire OSINT Collector (Pashto/Urdu)Washington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Tripwire OSINT Collector (Pashto/Urdu).   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking an Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) Collector with proficient language skills focused on Pashto/Urdu.  This collector will conduct research, collect and analyze information in support of the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Bombing Prevention. Duties also include drafting analytic products and database management.  US Citizenship and a current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility are required.   Required qualifications:  
  • BS/BA degree is strongly preferred
  • 2+ years of experience providing open source intelligence (OSINT) support; research, collect and analysis activities
  • Strong language skills in Pashto/Urdu with skills equivalent to a Level Three on the Interagency Language Roundtable scale in reading and comprehension, or DLPT 3/3 in primary, and DLPT 2/2 in secondary languages
  • Experience using a variety of research methods and an ability to identify emerging trends or important developments
  • Experience in analytics and datamining, including Access, Excel, Tableau, etc.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Analytic writing and production management experience is highly desired
  • Experience working with the Intelligence Community (IC), DoD, Law Enforcement and/or DHS experience is desired, but not critical
  • Experience with CT, C-IED and/or explosive ordnance disposal topics 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-OCPU-67-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #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
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
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6-AA-6-18Administrative AssistantArlington, VANoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking an experienced Administrative Assistant to support the Arlington, VA office. Requirements of the position include:
  • Greet all guests and verify identification; maintain log of all visitors
  • Check-in conference attendees and verify identification
  • Answer all incoming calls
  • Monitor and maintain fax machine
  • Arrange for FedEx deliveries
  • Schedule teleconferences and other meetings
  • Order and issue parking validations
  • Maintain and distribute office directories and extension lists
  • Administer Stamp and Soda Funds
  • Order stamps when needed
  • Issue door and mail room tags
  • Monitor and maintain business card ordering process
  • Assist with purchase orders and supply ordering
  • Assist with building maintenance matters
  • Prepare new-hire information packets
  • Complete other duties as assigned
Candidates should be highly motivated and able to work with minimal supervision or direction.  U.S. Citizenship/eligibility for clearance is required. 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
6-CCA-4-18Conference Center AssistantArlington VASecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Conference Center Assistant. U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Organizes and executes conference registration; serves as receptionist for the conference center; back up for scheduling meeting rooms throughout CENTRA’s Ballston facility,  assist in preparation and break-down of  conference rooms and break-out rooms as required for individual events (e.g. open/close air walls, move furniture, set up speaker platforms, assist with movement/ of IT equipment, move furniture from and into storage areas); set up buffet tables and move/lift food and beverages; prepare coffee and ice beverages for events, and refresh both as required;  works directly with caterers when F&B is required; maintain and clean all conference areas daily;  research and obtain quotes for conference center repairs, equipment, and rentals;  maintains data bases for event attendees, local, national, and international hotels/facilities,  receive and distribute supply orders; stock all  supply areas (including refrigerators) throughout the conference center; order office supplies/equipment as needed;  perform other administrative tasks as assigned. Desired qualifications: A High School Diploma is required - some post-high school education preferred.  Must have ability to lift at least 50 lbs.  Proficiency in Microsoft desktop applications is required, including Excel.  Strong Math and language skills are also required.  Must have strong organizational skills, attention to detail, timeliness, flexibility in accepting tasking, and ability/desire to work with a team. 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                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
6-PCFA-2-18Program Control Financial AnalystBurlington, MANoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Control Financial Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain a Security CLEARANCE are required for this position.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. in Burlington, Massachusetts currently has an opportunity for a Program Control Financial Analyst in its Program Finance Department reporting to the Director of Program Control. The Program Control Analyst will be an organized and self-motivated team player responsible for finance and accounting support to programs within one or more of CENTRAs Business Units. He or She will possess strong communication and analytical skills capable of working closely with the program management and other financial analysts in all aspects of program financial management. Primary Responsibilities:
  • Perform monthly program cost validation, revenue recognition, customer invoicing and reporting, and A/R reconciliation
  • Prepare and maintain program workforce planning forecasts
  • Prepare quarterly program Estimates-to-Complete and Estimates-At-Completion
  • Prepare monthly Business Unit reporting package for internal management review
  • Provide support to new and follow-on business pricing proposals
  • Provide guidance to program management on key financial metrics
  • Other duties as assigned, commensurate with the level and scope of the position
  Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance
  • 0-2 years of progressive accounting experience
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products, including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience with Deltek GCS, Costpoint, or similar accounting systems a plus
  • Basic understanding of US GAAP
  • Basic understanding of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) preferred a plus
  • Ability to multitask, adapt with change quickly and follow tasks through to completion. 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, ESOP, and a generous educational reimbursement program. This position is bonus eligible.CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA, and NC. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.
  • #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
  • Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 6-PCFA-2-18 in the subject line.
  • As we provide services for US Government customers in the national security arena, US citizenship is required for all positions. Additionally, the candidate should have the ability to obtain security clearance as it will be required for this position.
6-DP-1-18Desktop PublisherArlington VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Desktop Publisher.   U.S. Citizenship and current Top Secret with SCI clearance are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Desktop Publisher is to provide desktop publishing and production activities primarily in support of Federal proposal responses. The candidate will interact with proposal management, proposal consultants, graphic designers, technical subject matter experts, internal IT and others to ensure the final output is of the highest quality. The candidate is required to meet tight turnaround times and work extra hours to meet proposal deadlines as necessary and be willing to work varied shifts if needed. Primary tasks include:
  • Review solicitations to ensure full understanding of relevant response submission requirements.
  • Perform desktop publishing in MS Word and Adobe Acrobat to ensure proposal documents are formatted in accordance with solicitation requirements.
  • Design compliant response templates according to solicitation requirements and are easy to read and visually appealing.
  • Work with authors to ensure they know how to best use the templates.
  • Format and incorporate proposal input from multiple authors or reviewers.
  • Ensure final versions of graphics are inserted into final proposal documents.
  • Prepare all review and final proposal documents in hard copy and electronic in Microsoft Word and, if required, convert to Adobe Acrobat.
  • Work with proposal management, technical staff, and graphics to develop proposal covers, spines, CD covers, and other proposal graphics.
  • Prepare proposal related documents such as kickoff meeting presentations, proposal-specific style guides, and review team instructions.
  • Perform print production and ready the electronic and/or physical delivery.
  • Ensure production resources are stocked, organized, and operational to support production schedules and needs.
  • Assist in the reproduction and binding/packaging of all proposal volumes.
  • Assist in final package (white glove) review.
  • Maintain a logical and searchable central knowledge repository of proposals and proposal content.
  • Works closely with proposal manager.
  • Develop Corporate and Division marketing materials.
  • Support Division-level programs as needed.
  • Assist in preparation of contract deliverables and conference/meeting materials.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Minimum 6 years’ experience using Microsoft Word.
  • Minimum 4 years of proposal specific desktop publishing using Microsoft Word.
  • Must be thoroughly proficient (expert level) in Microsoft Word and intermediate level in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to work quickly, accurately, and efficiently under tight deadlines.
  • Must be highly organized, proactive, and collaborative.
  • Possess an excellent command of the English language, including grammar and punctuation.
  • Ability to develop simple graphics such as organizational charts and flow diagrams in PowerPoint.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team and be flexible and agile to meet quick turnarounds and hard deadlines.
  • Ability to multi task and prioritize.
  • Must offer reasonable schedule flexibility to meet proposal requirements.
  Additional Comments (Include anticipated non-standard offer requirements):
  • Hours: 8 hours daily/M-F
  • Location: Arlington, VA
  Desired Requirements: 
  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator to create graphics 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. 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 6-DP-1-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                       #LI-EG1                                               #CJPost
6-SA-17-17Subcontract AdministratorBurlington, MANoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Subcontract Administrator in our Burlington Office.   U.S. Citizenship is absolutely required.   Description: Experienced Subcontract Administrator needed to provide full spectrum of subcontract administration, including proposal solicitations and evaluation, cost or price analysis, negotiation, preparation of subcontract documents and terms and conditions, and subcontract change management. Qualifications: Education:  BS/BA in Business or related field.   Experience: The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 3 years subcontract negotiation and administration experience, knowledge of FAR/DFAR and other government regulations, proposal preparation and pricing strategy experience.  Position also requires fluency with standard desktop computer and software skills, excellent written and oral communication skills and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work in a fast paced team 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 acct@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 6-SA-17-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
6-DST-14-17Desktop Support TechnicianArlington VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Desktop Support Technician. U.S. Citizenship and existing TS/SCI 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-14-19 in the subject line.   #M                                                                                                                               #CJPost  
6-SA-13-17Systems AdministratorArlington, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking to hire a Systems Administrator in support of our corporate IT systems in Arlington, VA. U.S. Citizenship and existing TS/SCI 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
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7-PI-5-18Program IntegratorHerndon, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Integrator.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: The Program Integrator works within the program management specialty with an emphasis on planning, organizing, monitoring and controlling large scale programs comprising multiple related projects in support of the government program manager in complex intelligence community collection activities.  The individual shall provide support in determining the overall strategy for major programs and communicating the resulting strategy.  This work includes, but is not limited to, reviewing and analyzing program requirements and information, providing input into strategy options, researching available technologies or capabilities, documenting strategy decisions, providing support for linking the strategy to the funding, and developing briefings and other material necessary to communicate the strategy.  The Program Integrator activities shall involve complex considerations of risk tolerance throughout the life of a program, multiple parallel task tracks, multiple dependencies, and complex interfaces to existing IC collection systems.  The individual is expected to have extensive ability to clearly present information; read and interpret complex information; interact with customers, partners, colleagues, and senior management; listen well; and, resolve issues identified by stakeholders.  The individual shall support the Government Program Manager with all tasks needed to make decisions about the execution of program resources, planning and implementation.   Primary responsibilities include coordinating mission priorities with stakeholders across the organization, resolving policy issues surrounding data sharing with partner organizations, writing cables to document programs, and coordinating partner visits and workshops.   Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 10+ years of experience as a program integrator, project manager, program manager, project lead, systems integrator, systems engineer, Case Management Officer (CMO) or similar lead role
  • 10+ years of experience working in the IC
  • Demonstrated experience writing cables
  • Demonstrated experience or thorough knowledge of IC data sharing policies
  • Demonstrated ability to foster collaborative relationships, encourage teamwork, and promote cooperation to address concerns and issues
  • Desired qualifications:
  • Relevant professional certifications, such as Project Management Professional (PMP), Program Management Professional (PgMP), and Information Assurance Management (IAM) certifications.
  • Experience working as a Case Management Officer (CMO) or Reports Officer
  • Interest in IC technology
  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-PI-5-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
7-TTA-4-18Technical Targeting AnalystHerndon, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Technical Targeting Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   The All-Source Technical Targeting Analyst (TTA) is responsible for short to long term analytical studies to include 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.   Required qualifications:
  • 5+ years of relevant experience with the DoD or the IC as a Technical Targeting Analyst
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Strong signals intelligence experience is key
  • Experience with network analysis and signals development
  • Understanding of SIGINT reporting formats, dissemination guidelines, and policies
  • Demonstrated expertise analyzing telecom networks
  • Familiarity with customer databases and communication methods is required
  • Experience fusing datasets from multiple collection sources
  • Experience developing or using targeting / analysis tools is required
  • Demonstrated report-writing skills are required
  • Experience excelling in multiple national agencies
  • Understanding of data sharing policies between multiple national customers
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with team members and mission partners with minimum supervision is required
  Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, IT or other related technical field
  • Experience working counter-terrorism, hard target, and denied area issues 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 7-TTA-4-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
7-SI-6-18Systems IntegratorHerndon, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Systems Integrator.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: The Systems Integrator (SI) shall provide total system integration solutions including support in establishing cross community relationships and supporting governance practices for complex programs.  The SI should be knowledgeable in intelligence collection systems, identifying and gathering requirements, and supporting operational planning.  The SI shall be responsible for coordinating the efforts of other SI support and for coordinating with the system engineering activities to document program requirements.  The SI shall create, draft, and review program documentation including schedules and shall create formal review documentation for presentations.  This includes, but is not limited to, developing portfolio documentation such as planning documents, board charters and schedules, documenting meeting results, tracking action items, developing briefings such as project overviews or charts required for ad-hoc meetings, and coordinating project events such as monthly VTCs and quarterly off-sites.  The SI shall also ensure coordination and information flow between multiple projects in multiple parts of the organization IC and DOD communities.   Primary responsibilities include the following: - developing and coordinating system requirements documentation - coordinating mission priorities with stakeholders across the organization - negotiating data sharing approvals between program and IC data owners - assisting with process improvements to the program's Extraction, Transformation, and Loading (ETL) pipeline - assisting with system security documentation to help usher projects through the accreditation process.   Desired qualifications:
  • 7+ years of experience as a program integrator, project manager, project lead, systems integrator, systems engineer, or similar role in the IC
  • Demonstrated experience working on classified system development efforts
  • Demonstrated ability to foster collaborative relationships, encourage teamwork, and promote cooperation to address concerns and issues
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, IT or other related technical field
  • Knowledge of common IC data types used by targeters
  • Understanding of how raw data is processed into usable formats
  • Experience or working knowledge of cost estimates or budgets
  • Relevant professional certifications, such as Project Management Professional (PMP), Program Management Professional (PgMP), and Information Assurance Management (IAM) certifications.
  • Experience working as a Case Management Officer (CMO) or Reports Officer
  • Interest in IC technology
  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-SI-6-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
7-PC-3-18Project CoordinatorMarylandTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Project Coordinator.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   The Project Coordinator will have the following roles and responsibilities:
  • Types and tracks correspondence, reports, and tabular data from drafts provided by government personnel and edits for spelling, punctuation and grammar. Ensures formats are in compliance with the Department of the Navy procedures.
 
  • Uses a variety of software programs including word processing, database, graphics, spreadsheet, and project management applications, as well as other custom applications to perform agency specific administrative tasks. Some of these administrative tasks include but are not limited to supporting contract execution and administration.
 
  • Assists staff with follow-up phone calls on outstanding documents / actions. Greets visitors, communicates messages, and answers telephones, using judgment for routing calls. Takes and forwards accurate and complete messages.
 
  • Duplicates, collates and assembles material in proper order. Provides and maintains copy duplicates as required. Prepares and updates contracting files.
 
  • Prepares entries and inputs, tracks and monitors data for inclusion in various information systems. Executes database inputs for both commercial and agency specific systems as required.
 
  • Coordinates and monitors meetings, appointments, schedules, and facilities as requested. Provides direct support for presentations, conferences, events, and other meetings as requested.
 
  • Maintains hard copy and electronic filing and record keeping systems to facilitate retrieval and historical record maintenance as required. Maintains logs in various databases and prints standard reports.
 
  • Uses professional judgment to refer matters / questions requiring action to appropriate office, department, and point of contact or agency.
 
  • Maintains and administers office operating supplies.
 
  • Understands and follows administrative protocols followed by clerical and secretarial staff within the work group.
 
  • Delivers/picks-up correspondence and reports within the agency and from other local commands.
 
  • Maintain and support various software and web-based applications and databases in support of acquisition initiatives and objectives. Provides electronic data interchange support services between office information systems and various Navy/DOD systems.
 
  • Support conduct of office reviews, inquiries, and inspections.
 
  • Provide support in business transformation efforts and modernization of acquisition processes.
  Required qualifications:  
  • 5 years projects and administrative experience
  • Experience with MS Project
  • TS/SCI security clearance
  Desired qualifications:  
  • Experience supporting a DoD Flag level staff
  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-PC-3-18 in the subject line.   #M                                             #LI-EG1                                                          #CJPost  
10-AFSG-5-17Advanced Full Spectrum GEOINT (FSG) AnalystFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Advanced Full Spectrum GEOINT (FSG) Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Minimum of six years analytical experience within DOD or a relevant non-DOD employer required, with four out of the previous six years at the operational level. Experience directly supporting military operations in both garrison and deployed environments. Highly proficient in utilizing Electronic Light Table (ELT) applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development. Performs and conducts quality control of advanced imagery processing and analysis to solve complex tactical intelligence problems. Proficient in integrating FSG data with other intelligence disciplines. Demonstrates a capability to interact professionally with senior staff members and partner organizations. Shall demonstrate a working knowledge of geospatial and intelligence data management within a variety of OGC compliant applications and databases. Proficient in utilizing GIS applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development. Possesses a strong understanding of collection processes and management, with a demonstrated capability to build a collection plan against a defined problem set. Shall possess advanced knowledge of sensor phenomenology and their application towards tactical intelligence problems.   Desired qualifications: A typical desired candidate should be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of how FSG techniques are used to support the F3EA targeting cycle. Should possess a basic knowledge of computer scripting languages such as Python, Java Script, HTML, R, or SAS.   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 jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-AFSG-5-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
10-FSG-4-17Senior Full Spectrum GEOINT (FSG) AnalystFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Full Spectrum GEOINT (FSG) Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Minimum of ten years analytical experience within DOD or relevant non-DOD employer required, with eight out of the previous ten years at the operational level. Experience directly supporting SOF military operations in both garrison and deployed environments. Shall be highly proficient in utilizing ELT applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development. Researches, trains, documents, and implements emerging FSG processes and technologies. Performs and conducts quality control of advanced imagery processing and analysis to solve complex tactical intelligence problems. Highly proficient in integrating FSG data with other intelligence disciplines. Demonstrates an established capability to interact professionally with senior staff members and partner organizations. Shall demonstrate an advanced knowledge of geospatial and intelligence data management within a variety of OGC compliant applications and databases. Shall be highly proficient in utilizing GIS applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development. Possesses a superior knowledge of collection processes and management, with a demonstrated expert capability to build a collection plan against a defined problem set. Can provide training on FSG data and techniques to non-FSG analysts and develop curriculum and training aids. Shall possess expert knowledge of sensor phenomenology and their application towards tactical intelligence problems. Basic knowledge of computer scripting languages such as Python, Java Script, HTML, R, or SAS. Shall possess an expert knowledge of multiple FSG disciplines. Shall possess a basic knowledge of geospatial and terrain analysis and cartographic concepts.   Desired qualifications: A typical desired candidate should possess a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study (including, but not limited to Remote Sensing, Imaging Science, and Applied Mathematics). Demonstrates an advanced knowledge of how FSG techniques are used to support the F3EA targeting cycle. Advanced knowledge of computer scripting languages such as Python, Java Script, HTML, R, or SAS.   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 jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-FSG-4-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
7-SD-2-17SharePoint DeveloperMarylandTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for SharePoint Developer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • The Knowledge Management Consultant will be part of a team supporting a Department of Defense (DoD) Intelligence Community (IC) organization. The candidate will work closely with the client to redesign the organization's SharePoint websites and Information repositories, to facilitate better business processes and knowledge management.  This role requires an extensive amount of self-initiative and the ability to work independently. The responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
  • Leading workshops and documenting the optimal SharePoint site design(s) for customer’s document-sharing requirements.
  • Designing and developing custom SharePoint sites, pages, libraries, lists, and view.
  • Providing support and guidance to users on SharePoint features and functionalities.
  • Performing SharePoint user management and group management.
  • Translating wireframes and design mocks into SharePoint prototypes.
  • Crafting Job Aids and Communications to support faster and better user adoption of SharePoint.
  • Contributing to deliverables in support of the customer's Enterprise Knowledge Management efforts, and providing content management strategies for intranet sites on the SharePoint platform.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree (in Business, Information Management, or IT related field preferred)
  • 4 years client-facing consulting experience
  • 2 years customer requirements gathering experience
  • 2 years change management experience
  • 2 years' experience as an experienced SharePoint administrator and SharePoint Designer
  Additional Comments:
  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Excellent business acumen
  • Proven ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Proven track record of strong communication and collaboration skills (oral and written; good briefing 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 7-SD-2-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
10-SIP-4-17Senior IO PlannerFort Belvoir, VATS/SCIUS Citizenship and a current TS/SCI clearance are required for the position (no exceptions). Courage Services is seeking Senior IO Planners for the support of 1st Information Operations Command.  Senior IO Planners are expected to provide expert analysis and assessment of information operations (IO), information systems, information related activities (IRC), adversarial use of information, significant or key cultural considerations that affect operational and tactical planning, security, accreditation and risk assessment, and demonstrate the ability to review and analyze tactical and operational-level IO-related directives and initiatives. IO subject matter (SME) operational and tactical planning, execution, and assessment expertise. A strong candidate will have technical knowledge or understanding of:
  • Tactical IO related capabilities
  • Cyberspace Operations
  • Tactical Electronic Warfare (EW)
  • Military Deception (MILDEC)
  • Operations Security (OPSEC)
  • Military Information Support Operations (MISO), formerly Psychological Operations (PSYOP) and their integration in support of military (tactical to strategic) operations
  Requirements: Bachelor's Degree and at least 5 years of experience with the following:
  • Army/Joint Targeting, IPB, and COG analysis process as well as a general understanding of Army Training doctrine and procedures
  • Coordinating with interagency and intelligence community and to work effectively within a task organized "working group"
  • Organization of tactical and operational staffs
Preferred: Experience with integrating, coordinating, and synchronizing adjacent and supporting operations, as well as developing support for related capabilities and their activities. Highly desired is a candidate with knowledge in JOPP, MDMP, and MCPP planning and targeting processes and expertise in developing and accessing tactical and operational level IO plans and orders. Highly preferred that candidate has successfully developed, implemented, and assessed IO plans. COURAGE Services 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-SIP-4-17 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
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  
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  
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  
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
7-CMT-26-16Collection Management TechnicianWashington DC areaTS/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 ManagerWashington DC areaTS/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 OfficerWashington DC areaTS/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
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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8-SAPS-27-18Security Assistance Program SupportFort BelvoirTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Security Assistance Program Support. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Description of Duties: The contractor shall provide security program expertise to the SOCOM CWMD Fusion Cell – CSD (Fort Belvoir) personnel. The contractor shall provide daily security assistance program support and coordination in a wide range of security functional areas that include personnel, physical, information, and general security administration. The contractor advises on and assures compliance with established security procedures and policies and coordinates command security requirements as required. The contractor 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 Foreign Disclosure Office (FDO) related policies and procedures. The contractor shall: Advise and Assist the Command Security Officer in the development, and implementation of the Command security program (i.e. Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Command Instructions, maintain databases, etc.).  The contractor must also be able to pass personnel clearances for meetings/training; PERMCERTS and long term VARs via JPAS. Desired qualifications: Bachelor’s degree 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 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
6-AA-6-18Administrative AssistantArlington, VANoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking an experienced Administrative Assistant to support the Arlington, VA office. Requirements of the position include:
  • Greet all guests and verify identification; maintain log of all visitors
  • Check-in conference attendees and verify identification
  • Answer all incoming calls
  • Monitor and maintain fax machine
  • Arrange for FedEx deliveries
  • Schedule teleconferences and other meetings
  • Order and issue parking validations
  • Maintain and distribute office directories and extension lists
  • Administer Stamp and Soda Funds
  • Order stamps when needed
  • Issue door and mail room tags
  • Monitor and maintain business card ordering process
  • Assist with purchase orders and supply ordering
  • Assist with building maintenance matters
  • Prepare new-hire information packets
  • Complete other duties as assigned
Candidates should be highly motivated and able to work with minimal supervision or direction.  U.S. Citizenship/eligibility for clearance is required. 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-CA-33-18Classification AnalystArlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Classification Analyst. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Position Overview: CENTRA Technology’s Homeland Security & Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a Classification Analyst to support their DoD customer in Arlington, VA. The contractor shall provide analytic support to the Counterintelligence & Security Directorate. Tasks may include but not limited to:
  • Support the development and implementation of national and DoD policy, guidance, and training on Classification management and Program Protection.
  • Facilitate and oversee the conduct of security reviews, assess and recommend security classification guidance and Program Protection Plans.
  • Establish relationships and collaborate routinely with AT&L, DoD Chief Information Officer (CIO), Defense Security Services, Joint Staff (J28), and other federal entities to ensure integration of DoD program protection, SCRM, CI and information security policies.
Requirements:
  • Active Top Secret with SCI security clearance (TS/SCI).
  • Minimum 5 years of demonstrated knowledge of national and DoD and information security policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of national level information security related issues impacting DoD and non-DoD entities.
  • Demonstrated expertise in policy development; drafting, formatting, tracking, staffing, reviewing and reconciling inputs to DoD Directive(s), Instruction(s), Manual(s) and other publications; as well as reviewing other policy documents for information security equities.
  • Demonstrated experience in of developing, updating, and coordinating policy and developing action memos, congressional responses, briefings, background research, oversight visits, and participate in inter and intra agency meetings.
  • Demonstrated experience working in an unstructured operating environment.
  • Minimum 4 years of security policy or operational experience and experience as a staff action officer on an OSD, JCS, or Military Department headquarters staff.
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 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-CMA-32-18CFIUS Mitigation AttorneyArlington, VATS/SCIDescription of Duties CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) Mitigation Attorney.  CFIUS is an interagency committee that reviews foreign investments for national security concerns. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, & Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description
  • The successful candidate will be primarily supporting portions of the CFIUS case review process related to:
    • Risk mitigation strategy development and implementation;
    • Compliance monitoring and enforcement.
Additionally, successfully candidates may make contributions to CIFUS case reviews in other parts of the process:
  • Intra-agency and interagency coordination;
  • Threat, vulnerability, consequence, and risk analysis.
Prerequisites
  • Juris Doctor or Master’s degree in business, public policy, and/or national security, with 4-6 years professional experience;
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, and critical thinking skills;
  • Comfortable working under tight and immutable deadlines;
  • Strong candidates will also possess a combination of the following:
    • Broad working knowledge of defense issues and programs
    • Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership
    • Intra-agency and interagency coordination experience
    • Experience as an intelligence consumer
    • 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;
    • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 3-5 days on a quarterly basis to support compliance monitoring 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-MPME-20-18Mid-Level Program Manager – EEODBethesda, MDTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Mid-Level Program Manager – EEOD. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Description of Duties:
  • Provide program management support for planning and assistance to the sustainment of the ODNI Employee Resource Groups and IC Affinity Networks, which may include but is not limited to communication support, meeting facilitation, sustaining partnerships, and compiling lessons learned/best practices
  • Support IC EEOD-led interagency working groups and communities of interest for outreach to under-represented communities. Compile data on outreach to minorities, women, and persons with disabilities to support inquiries and assessments of performance against annual goals, objectives and/or critical focus areas.
  • Program Manager for the consultation regarding instructional design of courses and EEOD sponsored training programs.
  • National Intelligence Professional Awards (NIPA) Program. Program Manager for support to the administration of the nominations process, vetting, and delivery of the annual awards. Assist in preparing letters and memoranda for Department/Cabinet decisions at the Secretary level
  • Prepare packages for award board deliberations, review nominations for correctness and completeness, and coordinate/manage annual award ceremonies hosted by Chief, IC EEOD. Order, inventory, and distribute IC Awards to authorized recipients. Assist in other matters that contribute to the success of the NIPA management and planning.
Prerequisites:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, or other project-management related field.
  • Four (4) years of relevant project management experience, and three (3) years of experience in human resources, organizational development, and diversity and inclusion related talent management.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop strategic communications to address organization strategies, and the ability to present planning and execution clearly.
  • Excellent oral and written presentation skills, to include data visualization.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Experience in developing strategic communication.
  • Experience delivering presentations to senior level officials with minimal guidance and on short notice; seasoned facilitation skills; polished oral communication skills that encourage collaboration; and superb written communication skills that require minimal edits.
  • The following are DESIRED qualifications for all IC EEOD Program Manager position(s):
  • Experience with annual and quarterly congressional reporting requirements.
  • Experience working in an intelligence community organization.
  • Analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills, including the ability to interpret complex information from multiple sources.
  • Progressive experience in diversity and inclusion (D&I), Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), Human Resources (HR), or organizational development to include knowledge of D&I principles, EEO, affirmative action laws and regulations, and organizational development or talent management.
  • Familiarity with annual and quarterly congressional reporting requirements.
  • Experience with web graphics, social media, and online marketing.
  • Technical experience with MS Office products (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Pro).
  • Strong ability to translate requirements into viable products (i.e., talking points, briefings/presentations, articles, pamphlets, brochures, infographics).
  • Experience with cultural competencies and skill development.
  • Skills in developing course content in a variety of formats.
  • Experience in instructional design for a professional services organization. STRONGLY 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-CLSA-31-18COUNTERINTELLIGENCE (CI) AND LAW ENFORCEMENT (LE) SUPPORT ANALYSTPentagon, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Counterintelligence (CI) and Law Enforcement (LE) Support Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Description: This position is part of a multidisciplinary team advising the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence (OUSD/I), on current and future DoD and interagency counterintelligence (CI), law enforcement (LE), security policies and programs. The analyst will support the review, analysis, and development of OUSD/I responsibilities for DoD policy and guidance as they pertain to CI/LE, and related national security and police matters. The analyst will make recommendations on how to properly conduct oversight of all DoD CI activities, oversight of subordinate OUSD/I police agencies, and assigned OUSD/I LE policy support responsibilities. The analyst will provide CI/LE subject matter expertise with national security policy and strategy as it pertains to OSD and the Military Departments, and how such policy and strategy interface throughout the larger Intelligence, national security, and related law enforcement communities. The analyst will also interface on OUSD/I issues pertaining to CI/CT/LE with senior counterparts in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the National Counterintelligence and Security Center; the National Security Council; OSD; Defense Agencies and Field Activities; Military Departments; Combatant Commands; and the Departments of Justice, Homeland Security, Energy, Commerce, and Treasury, and provide senior level advice and subject matter expertise on CI and counterespionage investigation and inquiries that fall under the responsibility and purview of the USD(I). Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university. Strong candidates will possess some combination of the following knowledge and experience:
  • 10 years of experience in CI and especially LE matters as they pertain to counterespionage and law enforcement.
  • Understanding of DoD, Military Department, Joint Staff, CCMD, and sub-unified Command organizations, responsibilities and processes (OUSD/I, OUSD(P), J39, etc.) and how they interface with the CI/LE components both within DoD and externally throughout USG.
  • Experience as an accredited federal law enforcement officer is strongly preferred.
  • Experience with supporting OUSD/I.
  • Military Experience (includes military service, civilian DoD employment, and DoD contractor employment).
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-TIA-30-18Targeting Intelligence AnalystWashington DC areaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Targeting Intelligence Analyst. U.S. Citizenship and Top Secret with SCI eligibility CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to Intelligence Community agencies, the Department of Justice, DHS, DOD, and similar Government clients. CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division is seeking mid-level and senior-level Intelligence Analysts who have experience performing intelligence collection and developing reporting products in support of homeland security and law enforcement missions.  The successful candidates will provide professional analysis and operational support to identify HUMINT opportunities, review technical data, and identify reportable intelligence. Work will be performed at a client site in the Washington, DC area, Monday through Friday during the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. with flexibility from 6:00 AM to 8:00PM.  Work outside of normal operating hours may be required on occasion.  Additionally some limited CONUS and OCONUS travel may be required. Required qualifications: A current Top Secret security clearance (with SCI eligibility) is required.  Continued employment is contingent on the ability to retain a Top Secret/SCI clearance. Required qualifications are as follows:
  • The education/experience requirement for the Intelligence Analyst (IA) SME Level 1 positions is either MA with 7+ years of relevant experience, or BA with 9+ years of relevant experience, or AA with 11+ years of relevant experience.
  • The education/experience requirement for the IA SME Level 2 positions is either MA with 10+ years of relevant experience, or BA with 12+ years of relevant experience, or AA with 14+ years of relevant experience.
  • Technical certifications in the telecommunications industry preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience as a targeting analyst with the FBI, DoD or broader intelligence community
  • Ability to draw from experience to assess organizational and operational baseline for law enforcement, homeland defense, and security programs and provide recommendations using best practices.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with senior government officials and executives to provide industry vision and enterprise strategic direction.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and engage a range of stakeholders.
  • Ability to help guide identification of systems, mission engineering, and business process inadequacies and deficiencies that affect the functional area’s ability to support/meet organizational threats.
  • Ability to participate in strategy sessions, strategic assessments, and design reviews to validate the enterprise approach and associated work products.
  • Ability to analyze data, develop information, and assess available solutions or alternative methods of proceeding.
  • Proven ability to provide expert consulting and advisory expertise in organizational and vulnerability assessments, intelligence and threat analysis, and resolution of highly complex projects and problems.
  • Recognized for expertise and ability to identify industry issues and trends.
  • Ability to oversee and manage projects, programs, and/or tasks.
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-TCIA-28-18TRIPwire 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-TOCS-29-18TRIPWire OSINT Collector (Spanish)Washington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Tripwire OSINT Collector (Spanish). U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking an Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) Collector with proficient language skills focused on Spanish. This collector will conduct research, collect and analyze information in support of the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Bombing Prevention. Duties also include drafting analytic products and database management. US Citizenship and a current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility are required. Required qualifications:
  • BS/BA degree is strongly preferred
  • 2+ years of experience providing open source intelligence (OSINT) support; research, collect and analysis activities
  • Strong language skills in Spanish with skills equivalent to a Level Three on the Interagency Language Roundtable scale in reading and comprehension, or DLPT 3/3 in primary, and DLPT 2/2 in secondary languages
  • Experience using a variety of research methods and an ability to identify emerging trends or important developments
  • Experience in analytics and datamining, including Access, Excel, Tableau, etc.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Analytic writing and production management experience is highly desired
  • Experience working with the Intelligence Community (IC), DoD, Law Enforcement and/or DHS experience is desired, but not critical
  • Experience with CT, C-IED and/or explosive ordnance disposal topics 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-FMA-19-18Financial Management AnalystNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Financial Management Analyst. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Description of Duties:
  • Assist with NIP budget formulation and data balancing for the IC, to include: coordination of Program budgets; supporting the management of budget decisions; maintenance of OMB Fiscal Topline Controls; and, coordinating NIP resources within Department of Defense and OMB budget and programming systems.
  • Provide data integrity control and technical support for the Intelligence Resource Information System (IRIS);
  • Provide Congressional Budget Justification Book (CBJB) production support and resource exhibit generation for the DNI NIP Summary Volume I and NIP program volumes;
  • Provide CBJB budget briefings, studies and analysis support;
  • Facilitate the development of tools for the recording, tracking and analysis of Congressional Budget Marks and the production of management reports;
  • Conduct budget review of relevant NIP authorization and appropriation acts;
  • Analyze and maintain IC historical budget trends to include assessments using inflation and deflation factors;
  • Conduct budget analysis and studies for CFO management and staff, DNI leadership, OMB and Congress utilizing IRIS and program office data;
  • Perform NIP budget execution data collection, monitoring, and reporting to the ODNI leadership, OMB, and Congress;
  • Assist with NIP reprogramming and transfer actions internal operations and management support;
  • Assist with NIP apportionment and allotment of appropriated resources operations to include generation and review of classified 0MB Apportionment requests; and the generation of other funds control documents.
  • Perform Ad Hoc budget analysis and data collection utilizing the Microsoft and IRIS installed analytical and financial software tools. Data collection activities may require collaboration with other CFO staff, Program Offices and contractor groups.
  • Produce integrated visualization products to include the generation of graphical and tabular summary status reports utilizing latest ODNI visualization software.
  • Conduct new employee orientation training on the budget process, execution reviews, apportionment, funds allocation, reprogramming and IRIS tools.
  • Provide advice, opinions, recommendations, ideas, reports analysis, and all other work products as required.
Desired qualifications:
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience working with the Intelligence Community (IC) within the financial management discipline, with at least three (3) years of experience as a financial management analyst.
  • Bachelor's Degree or four (4) years of equivalent, related work experience (if equivalent, related work experience is substituted for the Bachelor's degree, and then the experience is in addition to the five (5) years of work experience required above and any other required experience listed under the position description).
  • The candidates must possess at a minimum one (1) or more of the following certifications: Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM}; Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM); Certified Public Accountant (CPA); Program Management Professional (PMP}; or Similar professional society certifications in financial management.
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 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
3-FMCE-8-18Flight Mechanics / Flight Controls EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Flight Mechanics/Flight Controls Engineer. U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required. 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 professional experience. An advanced degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of a B.S. in Engineering with at least 8 years of experience or an M.S degree with 6 years of flight mechanics design experience.
  • 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. 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-VVA-27-18Visa Vetting AnalystWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTop SecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Visa Vetting Analyst. Clearance Level Required:   Current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility. Description of Duties:   CENTRA Technology’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division is seeking Visa Vetting Analysts to help compile data from relevant data streams to identify and exclude national security bad actors from entering the United States. The successful candidates will carry out various database checks and evaluate potential threats from foreign nationals. Work will be performed at client site in the National Capital Region for an eight hour shift, Monday through Friday, between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.  On occasion, work beyond normal operating hours may be required. Candidates will be required to commit for a minimum of 1 year on this program, with incentives given for longer-term retention on contract. Required qualifications: Current Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility is absolutely required. Continued employment is contingent on the ability to retain a Top Secret//SCI security clearance. Required qualifications are as follows:
  • Bachelor’s Degree OR Associate Degree with 2 years of relevant experience OR No College Degree with 4 years of relevant experience.
  • Ability to identify relevant data sources to clarify or corroborate investigative or operational initiatives.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret information from a variety of classified and open source databases.
  • Ability to evaluate information using good judgment and decision making.
  • Demonstrated written communication skills sufficient to explain actions taken and how recommendations were derived.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability, tenacity, and patience to follow detailed procedures in a repetitive process.
  • Ability to display a professional demeanor at all times regardless of the circumstance.
  • Demonstrated oral communication and interpersonal skills to work within a team environment.
  • Ability to not share work information with others outside of work.
  • Ability to navigate Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Access, and Excel).
  • Ability to navigate within classified and open source databases.
  • Ability to evaluate incoming reports and information.
  • Access information from classified and open source databases.
  • Ability to extract and analyze precise and exact information and details obtained from observation and research.
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-ISD-26-18Instructional Systems DesignerWashington DCTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Instructional Systems Designer. U.S. Citizenship and CLEARANCE, None, but the ability to obtain and retain a Top Secret with SCI is required. Required qualifications: Provide intelligence training design and development to include developing intelligence training course content in the appropriate delivery mode, such as in-resident classroom instruction, E-learning, and mobile training. Duties also include writing course objectives, designing test and exercises and pre- and post-course activities, as well as methods to build participation, practical exercises, and ways to engage the adult learner. The selected candidate will build course materials including all administrative course documentation and conduct supporting research. Desired qualifications: A four-year degree from an accredited institution of higher learning is required. (Degrees in education are desirable). A minimum of 24 college credit hours in training design is highly desirable.  Must have five years of experience in formal workforce development, education, and training programs. 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-IRA-14-18Foreign Investment Risk Analyst, FinancialArlington, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Foreign Investment Risk Analyst, Financial. Clearance Level Required:  TS//SCI is absolutely required. Description of Duties CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking an Investment Risk Analyst with a focus in finance. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, and Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description The successful candidate would be a 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. Some responsibilities of the analyst include:
  • Reviewing 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;
  • Developing and implementing scalable, repeatable methods for conducting these reviews on multiple market segments on an ongoing basis;
  • Collaborating with colleagues to recommend 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);
  • Assisting in the development of strategic alternatives for susceptible companies contemplating new investments, mergers, or acquisitions;
  • Supporting 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.
Prerequisites
  • BA and MA with 3-7 years of relevant professional experience. Relevant professional experience includes the following subject matters:
    • Capital markets experience
    • Sell-side banking
    • Threat finance
    • Public accounting
    • Corporate finance
    • Investment banking
    • Private equity
    • Venture capital
    • M&A.
  • Comfortable working under aggressive timelines.
  • Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership.
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, and critical thinking skills.
  • Coordination experience with intra-agency and interagency in DoD.
  • All-source intelligence consumer experience.
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 3-5 days on a quarterly basis.
Additional Comments Master’s degree in business administration, economics, and/or finance is strongly preferred OR master’s degree in international relations, national security, or similar with an undergraduate degree in finance, accounting, business, or similar   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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-TM-24-18Talent ManagerArlington, VATop SecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Talent Manager. U.S. Citizenship and eligible to receive and maintain a Top Secret Clearance   The Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a Talent Manager to provide full-time support to Division staffing and management activities. This pivotal position is part of HSRAD’s management team and is engaged in the full staffing lifecycle for each position. Position Description: The Talent Manager will work with HSRAD Program Managers (PM) to develop position-specific recruitment plans, identify needs, develop position descriptions, and enhance our broader techniques for talent acquisition to effectively support the Division. This will include working with CENTRA recruiters to guide sourcing activities, review candidates, and participate in interviews as a trusted agent to PMs. Responsibilities may also include interfacing with clients to help PMs develop staffing requirements. The Talent Manager will work with HSRAD senior management to address staffing challenges. They will also collaborate with CENTRA subcontractors and teaming partners to communicate program staffing needs and review candidate referrals for consideration. The Talent Manager will foster and expand relationships with various types of public and private professional development offices to enhance our strategies for identifying future talent.   Prerequisites:
  • BA or BS degree with a 6+ of relevant experience supporting, managing, and staffing homeland security or intelligence analysis programs for Federal agencies
  • Experience developing and implementing staffing strategies and supporting a full range of talent management activities
  • Experience developing position descriptions; working with clients/program staff to understand staffing requirements to develop formal/targeted position descriptions
  • Experience staffing positions within Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Intelligence Community, and/or Federal Law Enforcement environments; specifically, intelligence analysis and policy positions
  • Recruiting experience: sourcing using job boards, etc.
  • Outreach and engagement experience with universities/colleges/associations
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a TS Clearance with SCI eligibility
 
  • Additional Comments:
  • Preferred but not requirement skills in:
    • Program management experience, including managing staff
    • Experience developing staffing plans and supporting, managing, and staffing programs in support of DHS
    • Knowledge of DHS-related markets, programs, and staffing challenges
  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 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. CENTRA’s HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies, as well as private sector clients. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include:
  • Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Strategy & Management Consulting
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2-CE-23-18Copy EditorBurlington, MANoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Copy Editor. Clearance Level Required:   None, but ability to obtain and retain a SECRET clearance.   CENTRA Technology’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division is seeking a Copy Editor to join its in-house Proposal team. The successful candidate will edit and proofread responses to Government Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and other technical documents to ensure proper grammar, punctuation, and spelling and to enforce consistent style. The successful candidate will also carry out a wide range of proposal-related activities, such as compiling data; fact checking; ensuring compliance with submission instructions; and preparing matrices, tables, and charts. Occasional evening and weekend support will be necessary to meet proposal schedules and submission deadlines.   Required qualifications: Required qualifications are as follow:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in English or similar field.
  • Minimum of one year’s experience copy editing.
  • Experience supporting production and delivery of proposals or similar time-sensitive written products.
  • Ability to effectively support concurrent projects and adapt to changing priorities and timelines.
  • Interpersonal and team skills necessary to work effectively with authors, support personnel, and partner company staff.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; familiarity with desktop publishing software.
  • Certificate in copy editing or similar discipline from an accredited university program is a plus.
  • A copy editing test may be required of candidates.
  Candidates with current U.S. Government security clearances are preferred, but a current clearance is not required. 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. 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-CPM-21-18CI Program ManagerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CI Program Manager. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: The individual holding the position will manage and be the senior 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:
  • 25 years relevant professional experience and a bachelor’s degree OR
  • 20 years relevant professional experience and a master’s degree OR
  • 15 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:
  • Program management 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.
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-ITI-22-18Intelligence Training InstructorWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Intelligence Training Instructor. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Provide intelligence training planning, analysis, and delivery.  Duties will include supporting intelligence training planning and analysis, to include planning and executing instructional systems design projects; determining constraints affecting course design; analyzing training recipients to target course content; conducting task analysis to determine course content; and determining most suitable course delivery methodology (in-resident, distance learning, computer based training, etc.). Duties also include delivering training, including intelligence training in blended learning environments; providing subject matter expertise in training methodologies, providing mentoring to improve student performance; delivering lectures and presentations and evaluating student performance. Desired qualifications:
  • Ten (10) years of intelligence experience that can be met through combined years of intelligence experience at the Federal, State, or Local level is required.
  • Five (5) years of direct operational experience as a Reports Officer, preferably within the DHS Intelligence Enterprise or FBI.
  • Two (2) years of experience operating in the DHS Intelligence Enterprise.
  • HOT-R experience is preferred.
  • A four-year degree from an accredited institution of higher learning is required. (Degrees in law enforcement, intelligence studies, and education are desirable); Federal or State experience exceeding 15 years in the subject that the instructor will teach and a 2-year associate’s degree may be substituted for a 4-year degree with approval from the government.
  • Experienced with Microsoft-compatible desktop applications, audio-visual equipment including laptops, audio video projectors, screens, pointers, and other classroom devices. Instructors must be experience in curriculum development software such as Adobe Captivate and curriculum delivery systems such as Black Board.
Additional Comments: We are open to candidates who are interested in being a consultant or a part-time employee. 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-ITA-20-18Intelligence Training AdministratorWashington DCTop SecretRequired qualifications: Provide intelligence training administration to include conducting training needs analysis; registering students and maintaining records; producing training information papers and products; producing training marketing and communications materials, after action reports; supporting training working groups and meetings; and conducting training review boards.  Duties also include administering Learning Management Systems, records maintenance and statistical reporting, and developing training marketing materials, and work closely with training recipients and customers. Desired qualifications: A two-year degree from an accredited institution of higher learning is required.(Degrees in education or administration are desirable). Must have five years of experience in training and education administration. 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-FIRAB-18-18Foreign Investment Risk Analyst (Boston Area)Burlington, MANoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Foreign Investment Risk Analyst. Clearance Level Required: None, but ability to obtain and retain TS/SCI. CENTRA Technology’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division is seeking qualified candidates that will form part of a multidisciplinary team focused on helping DHS evaluate and address national security risks posed by transactions under review by the Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States (CFIUS), particularly as they relate to homeland security and critical infrastructure interests. The successful candidate will review documents submitted by parties to transactions involving the acquisition of a U.S. business by foreign entities that may affect DHS equities. Prerequisites/ Required Qualifications: Required qualifications are as follow:
  • Bachelors’ degree (intelligence analysis/public policy/national security/international affairs/business preferred) plus at least 3 years of experience, or Graduate degree with at least 1 year of experience.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines with a strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability to accurately compile and evaluate information and produce sound analytic conclusions.
  • Exceptional writing abilities.
  • Strong open source research skills.
  • Prior work experience regarding mergers, acquisitions, government or law a plus.
  • A writing sample is required.
Candidates with current U.S. Government security clearances are preferred, but a current clearance is not required. 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M #LI-EG1 #CJPost
2-FIRAW-19-18Foreign Investment Risk AnalystWashington, DCTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Foreign Investment Risk Analyst. Clearance Level Required:   TS/SCI Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients. CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a Foreign Investment Risk Analyst. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Position Description:
  • The Foreign Investment Risk Analyst will form part of a multidisciplinary team advising the Director for Foreign Investment Risk Management (FIRM), the Under Secretary for Policy, and other senior Department of Homeland Security 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. More specifically, the analyst will coordinate Department-wide analysis of risks to national security arising from foreign investment in U.S. businesses in a wide variety of market sectors as well as in certain regulated telecommunications areas. The successful candidate will be involved in all facets of the risk analysis process for CFIUS and Team Telecom, including:
    • Intra and interagency coordination
    • Senior leadership briefing and preparation
    • Threat, vulnerability, consequence, and risk analysis
    • Risk mitigation strategy development and implementation.
Prerequisites:
  • Master’s degree (business/public policy/international affairs/national security) or juris doctor (JD) plus 5-8 years of professional experience
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, writing, and critical thinking skills
  • Capable of working under multiple competing and immutable deadlines with senior government officials on time-sensitive tasks involving proprietary business sensitive and classified information
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively across different organizational cultures to achieve consensus
  • Experience as a critical consumer of Intelligence Community information
Additional Comments:
  • Familiarity in the following is not required but preferred:
  • Broad working knowledge of the missions issues and programs of the Department of Homeland Security
  • General knowledge of the telecommunications industry, technologies, and cybersecurity policy and issues
  • Experience using collaborative IT tools such as SharePoint
  • Experience in one or more of the following fields:
    • Security risk management and analysis
    • Financial intelligence analysis
    • Export control policy or administration
    • International trade policy or administration
    • Foreign Ownership, Control, and Influence (FOCI) policy or administration
    • Cybersecurity policy
    • Telecommunications policy
    • Legal/paralegal analysis (particularly in a federal agency or large law firm context)
    • Auditing/corporate compliance/investigations
The position has a standard work schedule, with potential but very 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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-TPA-17-18TSA Program AnalystAnnapolis Junction, MDSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a TSA Program Analyst. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a TSA Program Analyst. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security and Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description
  • The Program Analyst will provide onsite business architecture, process, and planning activities to a US Government client. Other responsibilities will include:
    • Meeting preparation and facilitation
    • Updating and maintaining current business architecture and requirements contained in requirement artifacts and tools, and independent evaluation of processes to identify improvement opportunities
    • Proposing and/or drafting new business processes to streamline or support the client’s existing business model
    • Maintaining the core mission activities needed to respond to intelligence-driven, risk-based requests for system changes or analysis
    • Supporting business continuity planning by providing subject matter expertise and maintaining knowledge sharing
    • Assist with managing reporting requests, including:
      • Analyzing reporting and confirming requirements with stakeholders
      • Researching data to satisfy requests, using available analytic tools
      • Coordinating with the customer and technical teams to identify opportunities for process improvement, and documenting the necessary steps
      • Coordinating with the customer and technical teams to modify existing reports and develop new reporting products to account for program improvements and new analytical reporting requirements generated by field operations, analysts, and senior leadership
Prerequisites:
  • Possess a Bachelor’s Degree in business, public policy, international affairs, and/or national security from an accredited college or university and three (3) to ten (10) years of relevant work experience in business management, project management, financial management, business analysis, or systems engineering
  • Ability to conduct meeting facilitation independently, as well as knowledge and understanding of how to conduct a thorough analysis of processes to identify areas of improvement
  • Working knowledge and experience with government regulations, policies, and limitations within their scope of responsibilities
  • Experience multi-tasking and handling several portfolios at one time while working under tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated experience in oral communication and interpersonal skills and a willingness to work in a team environment
  • Demonstrated written communication skills sufficient to explain actions taken and rationale behind actions and recommendations
  • Knowledgeable with software programs such as Microsoft Office (Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, Excel Access)
Additional Comments :
  • Master’s Degree preferred
  • Lean Six Sigma, PMP, or ITIL Certification preferred
  • Project Management experience in a vetting or national security environment 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
6-CCA-4-18Conference Center AssistantArlington VASecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Conference Center Assistant. U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Organizes and executes conference registration; serves as receptionist for the conference center; back up for scheduling meeting rooms throughout CENTRA’s Ballston facility,  assist in preparation and break-down of  conference rooms and break-out rooms as required for individual events (e.g. open/close air walls, move furniture, set up speaker platforms, assist with movement/ of IT equipment, move furniture from and into storage areas); set up buffet tables and move/lift food and beverages; prepare coffee and ice beverages for events, and refresh both as required;  works directly with caterers when F&B is required; maintain and clean all conference areas daily;  research and obtain quotes for conference center repairs, equipment, and rentals;  maintains data bases for event attendees, local, national, and international hotels/facilities,  receive and distribute supply orders; stock all  supply areas (including refrigerators) throughout the conference center; order office supplies/equipment as needed;  perform other administrative tasks as assigned. Desired qualifications: A High School Diploma is required - some post-high school education preferred.  Must have ability to lift at least 50 lbs.  Proficiency in Microsoft desktop applications is required, including Excel.  Strong Math and language skills are also required.  Must have strong organizational skills, attention to detail, timeliness, flexibility in accepting tasking, and ability/desire to work with a team. 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                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
5-EPAS-5-18Event Planning and Administrative SupportBethesda, MD and Arlington VATS/SCIU.S. Citizenship and current Top Secret, SCI clearance are required Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology has an open position for a junior or mid-level Event Coordinator to support a dynamic, large office. The successful candidate will support the implementation of conferences, workshops, and meetings on national security topics by contributing to the conceptualization, organization, and execution of the events and by providing substantive, logistical, and administrative services.  The position requires event planning experience, such as experience carrying out administrative and logistical functions required for successful execution of meetings, conferences, workshops, and other types of events. The successful candidate will work closely with the offices hosting the events along with support staff for each event. The position requires strong interpersonal, writing, and oral communication skills. Required Skills:
  • BS/BA degree at a minimum; degrees in international affairs, national security, economics, political science, or history are a plus
  • Strong writing and oral communication skills required
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated event planning experience
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office tools required (Word, Excel)
Desired Skills
  • Previous experience in research and analysis within the Intelligence Community a plus
  • Experience with populating and maintaining the content of databases
  • Experience writing conference reports, meeting minutes, memos and other documents in executive style writing
  • Experience maintaining and tracking detailed schedules and event planning calendars
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-SOO-18-18Staff Operations OfficerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Staff Operations Officer at various levels of seniority. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Staff Operations Officer (SOO) duties include managing operational and support activities, in addition to serving as primary point of contact for overseas offices; maintaining detailed knowledge of assigned AOR countries; providing operational case guidance to mitigate possible CI issues; conducting operational research to write summaries, reports, and official correspondence; attending meetings and working groups; and briefing senior customer officials regarding ongoing cases and any potential adverse case-related issues. Desired qualifications:
  • Experience supporting HUMINT Field Operations, preferably as a SOO / Desk Officer.
  • Experience using customer-specific databases to monitor field traffic and communicate with field offices.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college / university.
  • Proficiency with databases used in support of field operations.
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-SOO-18-18 in the subject line. #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-ASTO-17-18All-Source Targeting OfficerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an All-Source Targeting Officer. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: The All-Source Targeting Officer will work in an integrated government-contractor team fusing intelligence information from multiple intelligence disciplines.  Responsibilities include all-source intelligence research, analysis, and report writing; operational concept development; stakeholder engagement; and preparation and presentation of reports to all levels of customer management. Desired qualifications:
  • Experience identifying targeting leads through the exploitation of all-source databases to craft targeting packages.
  • Demonstrated experience in Intelligence Operations / Analysis / Support to Field Operations.
  • Experience using customer databases to monitor field traffic and communicate with field offices.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university.
  • Foreign Language Skills; Proficiency with software/databases used in support of research and analysis for the US Government; relevant Targeting Certifications; and previous overseas experience supporting operations 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 8-ASTO-17-18 in the subject line. #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-CMO-16-18Collection Management Officer (CMO)Northern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Collection Management Officer (CMO). U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Collection Management Officer (CMO) duties include evaluating reports for completeness, validity, relevance, and quality; Supporting the identification of targets of operational interest and providing collection guidance; Assisting in source review by evaluating production and identifying any potential reporting concerns; Reviewing, coordinating, and approving report dissemination; Providing guidance on report writing tradecraft. Desired qualifications:
  • Experience supporting field operations, preferably as a CMO / Reports Officer.
  • Experience using customer-specific databases to process, coordinate, and disseminate reporting.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college / university.
  • Foreign Language Skills; Customer certification as a CMO; and previous overseas experience supporting collection operations and information sharing 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. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 8-CMO-16-18 in the subject line. #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-CM-15-18CFIUS Case ManagerArlington, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Case Manager. Clearance Level Required:  TS//SCI. CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a case manager to form part of a multidisciplinary team advising the Director for Global Markets and Investments (Director of GMI), the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Manufacturing Industrial Base Policy, and other senior DoD leadership on the national security risks posed by transactions before the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), particularly as they relate to DoD programs and the Defense Industrial Base. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, and Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting all facets of the CFIUS case review process including:
    • Intra-agency and interagency coordination
    • Threat, vulnerability, consequence, and risk analysis
    • Risk mitigation strategy development and implementation
    • Compliance monitoring and enforcement.
Prerequisites:
  • Juris Doctor or Master’s degree in business, public policy, and/or national security, with 4-6 years professional experience.
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, and critical thinking skills.
  • Comfortable working under tight and immutable deadlines.
  • Strong candidates will also possess a combination of the following:
    • Broad working knowledge of defense issues and programs
    • Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership
    • Intra-agency and interagency coordination experience
    • Experience as an intelligence consumer
    • 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.
    • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 3-5 days on a quarterly basis to support compliance monitoring 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-CJA-13-18CFIUS Junior AnalystArlington, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CFIUS Junior Analyst. Clearance Level Required:  TS//SCI. Description of Duties CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients. CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking an energetic, dynamic, and resourceful Junior Analyst. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, and Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description
  • The successful candidate will primarily be responsible for directly supporting the Director of Global Markets and Investments (GMI) within the Department of Defense’s Office of Manufacturing and Industrial Base Policy (DoD MIBP) by:
    • Managing the Director’s calendar;
    • Scheduling meetings and travel commitments for the Director and other staff members based on an understanding of programs and priorities;
    • Attending meetings in order to note topics discussed, assignments issued or accepted by the Director, and commitments made on behalf of the Director;
    • Tracking and following up on commitments and activities and ensuring that actions are fulfilled on behalf of the Director;
    • Coordinating and facilitating administrative work internally and externally with other offices throughout DoD.
  • The analyst’s secondary responsibility will be to provide additional support for the review and analysis of transactions filed with the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). Those duties may include, for example:
    • Reviewing and summarizing the CFIUS filing and all supporting materials;
    • Compiling and reconciling comments from DoD stakeholders;
    • Drafting an initial Risk-Based Assessment (RBA) (where necessary);
    • Preparing and managing the routing of any associated staffing packages.
  • The analyst’s tertiary responsibility will be to support GMI’s mitigation monitoring team. Support includes:
    • Participating in meetings and attending site visits with representatives of the Defense Industrial Base, taking notes and documenting action items as appropriate;
    • Documenting the electronic receipt of deliverables via a Microsoft SharePoint database;
    • Monitoring the status of upcoming and overdue deliverables on behalf of the mitigation monitoring team.
Prerequisites
  • BA or BS from an accredited college or university.
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and team-focused, with demonstrably strong interpersonal, research, and critical thinking skills.
  • Comfortable working under tight and immutable deadlines.
  • Strong candidates will also possess a combination of the following:
    • Broad working knowledge of defense issues and programs
    • Experience writing for and briefing senior executives/leadership
    • Intra-agency and interagency coordination experience.
  • 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.
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-EAS-15-18Executive Administrative SpecialistFort Belvoir, VASecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Executive Administrative Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and a Minimum of a Secret (interim acceptable), TS preferred.   Seeking candidates to provide first-class technical, administrative, and logistical support for planning, implementing, and evaluation programs activities   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Coordinating a Front Office’s responses to internal and external tasking’s via the Enterprise Information System (EIS).
  • Assisting DVs with use of the Defense Travel System (DTS) to coordinate travel.
  • Editing documents and routing of correspondence.
  • Obtaining documentation and following-up on open action items.
  • Recording meeting notes and the production of meeting minutes.
  • Coordinating for and supporting conferences, meetings and VTCs.
 
  • Prerequisites:
  • BA/BS in related field or comparable military training/experience.
  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. 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.   EOE/Veterans/ Disabled   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-EOD-12-18Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD) SMEWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD) SME. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients. CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking an Explosives Ordinance Disposal (EOD) and Counter-Improvised Explosives (C-IED) subject matter expert (SME) responsible for open source data collection, analysis and production. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, & Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description: The successful candidate with support the Department of Homeland Security by providing EOD expertise and analysis of explosives, bomb-making materials, including home-made explosive and precursors, and related threat tactics, techniques, and protocols. Prerequisites:
  • BS/BA degree at a minimum with 4+ years of experience as an Explosive Ordinance 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 tactics, techniques, and protocols (TTPs) for bomb threats
  • Experience in writing and editing of technical analytic products
  • Expert in assessment, technical review, and validation of explosives-related content and reporting
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
Additional Comments: 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. 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
4-SEPR-4-18Senior Editorial / Product ReviewerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Editorial/Product Reviewer. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. CENTRA Technology has an open position for an editor/product reviewer join a dynamic, large, analytically focused CENTRA team serving a critical IC customer whose mission is supporting senior policy officials. 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: Edit and format pieces of analysis of national security developments submitted by analysts for publication. Edit for flow and clarity, occasionally applying lessons of intelligence tradecraft for presenting evidence and conveying uncertainty.. Apply agency style guide where needed. Work cooperatively and collegially with analysts, authoring offices, and management teams. Experience Required: Experience with all source analysis and writing in 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. Sound analytic tradecraft skills. 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. #M #LI-EG1 #CJPost
5-RA-1-18Research AnalystWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has occasional openings for a Research Analyst for the Arlington, VA office. CENTRA interviews and requests writing samples from the most qualified candidates.   The Research Analyst typically does the following:
  • Conducts research on international affairs and national security topics, investigates 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.
  • Drafts analytic summaries of the events for government clients.
  • Provides substantive, logistical, and administrative services on a wide array of regional and functional topics.
  • Interfaces directly with experts from academia, think tanks, war colleges, and the private sector and works with a wide array of national security, defense, and homeland security agencies.
Qualifications/Required:
  • Undergraduate degree in regional affairs, international relations, economics, sociology/anthropology, history, security studies, proliferation and arms control, or similar programs. Strong academic record.
  • Superior communication and writing skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools, in particular Word, PowerPoint, Excel.
  • Field experience in the Middle East, Persian Gulf, North Africa, East Asia, South Asia, Europe, or Latin America.
  • Eligibility for TS/SCI security clearance.
Desired Skills:
  • Graduate work in regional affairs, international relations, economics, sociology/anthropology, history, security studies, or similar programs.
  • A foreign language, such as Chinese, Arabic, Farsi, or Spanish, and the ability to conduct research in that language.
  • Experience in a national security profession with either technical background in or experience in international relations, foreign policy, or intelligence disciplines.
  • Experience, such as an internship, with a policy agency.
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                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-ISSA-11-18Industrial Security Support AnalystArlington VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Industrial Security Support Analyst. Clearance Level Required:  TS/SCI is required. Description of Duties: CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking an Industrial Security Support Analyst with knowledge of the DoD Intelligence Community and national level industrial security policies and procedures. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include: Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, & Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
  • Document and Media Exploitation (DOMEX)
  • Intelligence Analysis Tradecraft Mentoring & Product Evaluation
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Information Sharing
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
Position Description:
  • This position is part of a multidisciplinary team advising the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence (OUSD/I), on current and future DoD and interagency counterintelligence (CI), law enforcement (LE), security policies and programs. The successful candidate will be responsible for:
    • Supporting the reviewing, analysis, and development of the OUSD/I recommendations related to the Department of Defense (DoD) decisions on the national security implications of proposed transactions submitted to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)
    • Participating in the development, review, and coordination of all policy issuances for industrial security in the Office of the Secretary of Defense and review pertinent policy documents from other DoD components for industrial security equities
    • Contributing to the review of industrial security letters about national level industrial security related issues affecting DoD, non-DoD, and the defense industrial base
    • Collaborating with working groups in the defense industrial arena such as the National Industrial Security Program Policy Advisory Committee (NISPPAC), a body of government and industry representatives responsible for recommending changes to industrial security policy
Prerequisites:
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 4 years of demonstrated knowledge of DoD Intelligence Community, and national level industrial security policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of national level industrial security related issues affecting DoD, non-DoD, and the defense industrial base and demonstrated experience in providing recommendations to resolve the issues based on policy
  • Expertise in policy development, i.e.:
    • Drafting, formatting, tracking, staffing, reviewing and reconciling inputs to DoD Directive(s), Instruction(s), Manual(s) and other publications
    • Reviewing other policy documents for industrial security equities
  • Capable of providing support for key working groups such as the National Industrial Security Policy Program Advisory Committee and Defense Industrial Base Cyber Security Program
  • Capable of developing, updating, and coordinating policy and developing action memos, congressional responses, briefings, background research, oversight visits, and participate in inter and intra agency meetings
  • 3 years of policy or operational experience and experience as a staff action officer within the DoD IC, OSD, and/or a Military Component.
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                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-SAPS-14-18Security Assistance Program SupportFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Security Assistance Program Support.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: The contractor shall provide security program expertise to the SOCOM CWMD Fusion Cell – CSD (Fort Belvoir) personnel. The contractor shall provide daily security assistance program support and coordination in a wide range of security functional areas that include personnel, physical, information, and general security administration. The contractor advises on and assures compliance with established security procedures and policies and coordinates command security requirements as required. The contractor 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 Foreign Disclosure Office (FDO) related policies and procedures. The contractor shall: Advise and Assist the Command Security Officer in the development, and implementation of the Command security program (i.e. Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Command Instructions, maintain databases, etc.).  The contractor must also be able to pass personnel clearances for meetings/training; PERMCERTS and long term VARs via JPAS.   Desired qualifications: Bachelor’s degree   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-14--18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-TPW-8-18Technical Proposal Writer (Mid-Level)Arlington VA or Burlington, MATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening a Technical Proposal Writer (Mid-Level).   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. (CENTRA) is an employee-owned company providing analytic, consulting, and staffing support to U.S. Government national security agencies, including the Departments of Homeland Security and Defense, and similar Government clients.  CENTRA’s Homeland Security and Risk Analysis Division (HSRAD) is seeking a mid-level Technical Proposal Writer with intelligence experience. HSRAD provides a range of homeland security and law enforcement intelligence support, risk analysis and modeling, and program management services to Federal, state, and local agencies. We pride ourselves in developing creative, customized, and flexible approaches that meet our clients’ evolving and dynamic needs. Our core focus areas include:   Homeland Security & Law Enforcement Intelligence Support
  • All-Source Counterterrorism, Border and Immigration Security, Cyber Security, & Transportation Security Intelligence Analysis
  • Counterintelligence & Insider Threat Operations and Analysis
  • Open Source (OSINT) Intelligence Collection
Risk Analysis & Modeling
  • Risk-Informed Decision Support
  • Big Data & Geospatial Analysis
  • Foreign Investment Risk Management
Strategy & Management Consulting
  • Business Architecture Design & Process Improvement
  • Strategic & Workforce Communications
  • Workforce Training Curriculum Development & Delivery
  Position Description: The successful candidate will help author the technical, management, and past performance sections of proposals for HSRAD’s support to Government intelligence and security programs.  Responsibilities include the following:
  • Working closely with senior proposal writers, proposal managers, and corporate staff to develop, review, and produce materials in response to Government RFPs, RFIs, and related documents
  • Working with and leading subject-matter experts to conceive technical solutions addressing Government requirements and tailored to specific agency audiences. This includes effectively engaging and working with technical experts and proposal staff from partner companies
  • Fully grasping proposed technical solutions and developing persuasive response materials compliant with required formats and structured to address Government evaluation factors
  • Copyediting, fact checking, and—as necessary—rewriting materials produced by others to enforce technical compliance and style and to enhance clarity and persuasive force
  • Helping conceive and design tables, figures, and other graphics
  • Working quickly and efficiently in a deadline-oriented environment and adhering to established schedules. Occasional evening and weekend support will be necessary to meet proposal schedules and submission deadlines
  • Managing data calls to partner companies, maintaining proposal support portals and databases, and carrying out similar coordinative tasks to enable effective business development by HSRAD
  Prerequisites:
  • BA/BS degree
  • Three years’ experience in proposal writing and editing or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of federal contracting and RFP response processes
  • Deep familiarity with intelligence collection, analysis, production, and dissemination
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Expert-level proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • U.S. Citizenship is required
  • Continued employment is contingent on the ability to obtain and retain a Top Secret clearance with SCI. A current U.S. Government security clearance is preferred but not required
  Applicants will be required to provide three writing samples.   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-TPW-8-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-RAM-13-18Resource Analyst, Mid-levelNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Resource Analyst, Mid-Level.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • Assist with administrative and resource management tasks that allow Sponsor to establish and maintain interagency agreements that facilitate continuity and exercise program execution.
  • Document financial commitments, obligations, and expenses in accordance with Sponsor requirements.
  • Record interagency agreements to assist with facilitating Economy Act and other financial transactions.
  • Maintain resource management documentation to ensure compliance with audit requirements including researching and resolving unliquidated obligations and undelivered orders.
  • Research invoices to ensure they are correct and properly supported with documentation.
  • Experience with Manpower
  Desired qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, Operations Research, Data Analytics, Mathematics or a related field.   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-RAM-13-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
7-PI-5-18Program IntegratorHerndon, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Integrator.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: The Program Integrator works within the program management specialty with an emphasis on planning, organizing, monitoring and controlling large scale programs comprising multiple related projects in support of the government program manager in complex intelligence community collection activities.  The individual shall provide support in determining the overall strategy for major programs and communicating the resulting strategy.  This work includes, but is not limited to, reviewing and analyzing program requirements and information, providing input into strategy options, researching available technologies or capabilities, documenting strategy decisions, providing support for linking the strategy to the funding, and developing briefings and other material necessary to communicate the strategy.  The Program Integrator activities shall involve complex considerations of risk tolerance throughout the life of a program, multiple parallel task tracks, multiple dependencies, and complex interfaces to existing IC collection systems.  The individual is expected to have extensive ability to clearly present information; read and interpret complex information; interact with customers, partners, colleagues, and senior management; listen well; and, resolve issues identified by stakeholders.  The individual shall support the Government Program Manager with all tasks needed to make decisions about the execution of program resources, planning and implementation.   Primary responsibilities include coordinating mission priorities with stakeholders across the organization, resolving policy issues surrounding data sharing with partner organizations, writing cables to document programs, and coordinating partner visits and workshops.   Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 10+ years of experience as a program integrator, project manager, program manager, project lead, systems integrator, systems engineer, Case Management Officer (CMO) or similar lead role
  • 10+ years of experience working in the IC
  • Demonstrated experience writing cables
  • Demonstrated experience or thorough knowledge of IC data sharing policies
  • Demonstrated ability to foster collaborative relationships, encourage teamwork, and promote cooperation to address concerns and issues
  • Desired qualifications:
  • Relevant professional certifications, such as Project Management Professional (PMP), Program Management Professional (PgMP), and Information Assurance Management (IAM) certifications.
  • Experience working as a Case Management Officer (CMO) or Reports Officer
  • Interest in IC technology
  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-PI-5-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
7-TTA-4-18Technical Targeting AnalystHerndon, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Technical Targeting Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   The All-Source Technical Targeting Analyst (TTA) is responsible for short to long term analytical studies to include 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.   Required qualifications:
  • 5+ years of relevant experience with the DoD or the IC as a Technical Targeting Analyst
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Strong signals intelligence experience is key
  • Experience with network analysis and signals development
  • Understanding of SIGINT reporting formats, dissemination guidelines, and policies
  • Demonstrated expertise analyzing telecom networks
  • Familiarity with customer databases and communication methods is required
  • Experience fusing datasets from multiple collection sources
  • Experience developing or using targeting / analysis tools is required
  • Demonstrated report-writing skills are required
  • Experience excelling in multiple national agencies
  • Understanding of data sharing policies between multiple national customers
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with team members and mission partners with minimum supervision is required
  Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, IT or other related technical field
  • Experience working counter-terrorism, hard target, and denied area issues 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 7-TTA-4-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
7-SI-6-18Systems IntegratorHerndon, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Systems Integrator.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: The Systems Integrator (SI) shall provide total system integration solutions including support in establishing cross community relationships and supporting governance practices for complex programs.  The SI should be knowledgeable in intelligence collection systems, identifying and gathering requirements, and supporting operational planning.  The SI shall be responsible for coordinating the efforts of other SI support and for coordinating with the system engineering activities to document program requirements.  The SI shall create, draft, and review program documentation including schedules and shall create formal review documentation for presentations.  This includes, but is not limited to, developing portfolio documentation such as planning documents, board charters and schedules, documenting meeting results, tracking action items, developing briefings such as project overviews or charts required for ad-hoc meetings, and coordinating project events such as monthly VTCs and quarterly off-sites.  The SI shall also ensure coordination and information flow between multiple projects in multiple parts of the organization IC and DOD communities.   Primary responsibilities include the following: - developing and coordinating system requirements documentation - coordinating mission priorities with stakeholders across the organization - negotiating data sharing approvals between program and IC data owners - assisting with process improvements to the program's Extraction, Transformation, and Loading (ETL) pipeline - assisting with system security documentation to help usher projects through the accreditation process.   Desired qualifications:
  • 7+ years of experience as a program integrator, project manager, project lead, systems integrator, systems engineer, or similar role in the IC
  • Demonstrated experience working on classified system development efforts
  • Demonstrated ability to foster collaborative relationships, encourage teamwork, and promote cooperation to address concerns and issues
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, IT or other related technical field
  • Knowledge of common IC data types used by targeters
  • Understanding of how raw data is processed into usable formats
  • Experience or working knowledge of cost estimates or budgets
  • Relevant professional certifications, such as Project Management Professional (PMP), Program Management Professional (PgMP), and Information Assurance Management (IAM) certifications.
  • Experience working as a Case Management Officer (CMO) or Reports Officer
  • Interest in IC technology
  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-SI-6-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
7-PC-3-18Project CoordinatorMarylandTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Project Coordinator.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   The Project Coordinator will have the following roles and responsibilities:
  • Types and tracks correspondence, reports, and tabular data from drafts provided by government personnel and edits for spelling, punctuation and grammar. Ensures formats are in compliance with the Department of the Navy procedures.
 
  • Uses a variety of software programs including word processing, database, graphics, spreadsheet, and project management applications, as well as other custom applications to perform agency specific administrative tasks. Some of these administrative tasks include but are not limited to supporting contract execution and administration.
 
  • Assists staff with follow-up phone calls on outstanding documents / actions. Greets visitors, communicates messages, and answers telephones, using judgment for routing calls. Takes and forwards accurate and complete messages.
 
  • Duplicates, collates and assembles material in proper order. Provides and maintains copy duplicates as required. Prepares and updates contracting files.
 
  • Prepares entries and inputs, tracks and monitors data for inclusion in various information systems. Executes database inputs for both commercial and agency specific systems as required.
 
  • Coordinates and monitors meetings, appointments, schedules, and facilities as requested. Provides direct support for presentations, conferences, events, and other meetings as requested.
 
  • Maintains hard copy and electronic filing and record keeping systems to facilitate retrieval and historical record maintenance as required. Maintains logs in various databases and prints standard reports.
 
  • Uses professional judgment to refer matters / questions requiring action to appropriate office, department, and point of contact or agency.
 
  • Maintains and administers office operating supplies.
 
  • Understands and follows administrative protocols followed by clerical and secretarial staff within the work group.
 
  • Delivers/picks-up correspondence and reports within the agency and from other local commands.
 
  • Maintain and support various software and web-based applications and databases in support of acquisition initiatives and objectives. Provides electronic data interchange support services between office information systems and various Navy/DOD systems.
 
  • Support conduct of office reviews, inquiries, and inspections.
 
  • Provide support in business transformation efforts and modernization of acquisition processes.
  Required qualifications:  
  • 5 years projects and administrative experience
  • Experience with MS Project
  • TS/SCI security clearance
  Desired qualifications:  
  • Experience supporting a DoD Flag level staff
  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-PC-3-18 in the subject line.   #M                                             #LI-EG1                                                          #CJPost  
4-SOO-2-18Staff Operations OfficerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Staff Operations Officer at various levels of seniority.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Staff Operations Officer (SOO) duties include managing operational and support activities, in addition to serving as primary point of contact for overseas offices; maintaining detailed knowledge of assigned AOR countries; providing operational case guidance to mitigate possible CI issues; conducting operational research to write summaries, reports, and official correspondence; attending meetings and working groups; and briefing senior customer officials regarding ongoing cases and any potential adverse case-related issues.   Desired qualifications:
  • Experience supporting HUMINT Field Operations, preferably as a SOO / Desk Officer.
  • Experience using customer-specific databases to monitor field traffic and communicate with field offices.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college / university.
  • Proficiency with databases used in support of field operations.
  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-SOO-2-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-COS-12-18CI and Insider Threat Education and Awareness Outreach SpecialistDC Metro AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CI and Insider Threat Education and Awareness Outreach Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Serves as Counterintelligence (CI) and Insider Threat (InTh) Education and Awareness Outreach Specialist, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Conduct education, awareness and outreach activities in support of the customer’s CI and InTh programs.
  • Conduct outreach across the Intelligence Community (IC) to identify training courses for delivery to the customer’s workforce and to offer the customer’s courses to other IC members.
  • Assist in the design, development and documentation of an overarching CI and InTh training curriculum.
  • Assist with the coordination and execution of training courses; maintain an awareness of evolving CI and InTh trends, issues, and policies, vulnerabilities of customer supported technologies, and incorporate that knowledge into customer training courses and briefings.
  • Serve as technical team or task leader or member of special project teams.
  Desired qualifications: Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in adult education, training development or instructional systems design.   Experience: Individual must have 12 years of experience in the development of training materials including multi-media tools for both classroom and virtual environments. A  Minimum of five (5) years’ experience conducting training and briefings on CI and InTh awareness for senior audiences in the IC or civilian Government organization.  Demonstrated exceptional oral and written communication skills; ability to research, analyze, synthesize apply and produce literature for training and outreach purposes.  Ability to complete the full training cycle (assess needs, plan, develop, coordinate, monitor, evaluate).  Understanding of Federal and IC policy and standards governing CI and InTh.   Being a certified USG instructor, having knowledge of adult instructional and learning theory and principles and having knowledge of eLearning tools and methodologies is desired but not required.   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-COS-12-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-TEA-11-18CI and Insider Threat Education and Awareness Instructional Systems DesignerDC Metro AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CI and Insider Threat Education and Awareness Instructional Systems Designer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Serves as Counterintelligence (CI) and Insider Threat (InTh) Education and Awareness Instructional Systems Designer, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Accurately document all learning and business requirements, assist in defining scope and objectives, and formulate recommendations for appropriate training initiatives and associate modalities of delivery.
  • Lead and coordinate training design and development efforts with multimedia developers, culminating in the successful delivery of both prototypes and final products.
  • Assess and develop recommendations for the redesign, development and update of classroom and eLearning products.
  • Develop and implement evaluation strategies.
  • Manage and track all training projects/activities.
  • Document all training projects and participate in progress meetings both formal and informal.
  • As directed by the Government customer, serve as technical team or task lead or team member in special projects.
  Desired qualifications: Education: Bachelor’s degree.   Experience: Individual must have a minimum of ten (10) years of experience in instructional design and development. Experience designing complex and customer specific learning solutions for delivery in traditional classroom, on-line, or in blended formats.  Experience conducting user population needs assessments, identifying training gaps, analyzing findings and developing recommendations for training solutions.  Experience developing and implementing advanced evaluation protocols.  Experience with technical writing and presentation (oral and written).   A Master’s degree in adult education is desired but not required.   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-TEA-11-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-ITD-10-18CI and Insider Threat Data and Trend Analysis SpecialistDC Metro AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a CI and Insider Threat Data and Trend Analysis Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Serves as Counterintelligence (CI) and Insider Threat (InTh) Data and Trend Analysis Specialist, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Collate, study and manipulate metrics and data collected from CI and InTh training programs to conduct trend analysis
  • Prepare and deliver reports, including graphical reports, on the analysis of student feedback and program statistics.
  • Conduct surveys of relevant CI and InTh topics, analyze/study the results and produce reports
  • Collaborate with members of the Intelligence Community (IC) on joint studies beneficial to the IC.
  Desired qualifications: Education: Associate’s degree.   Experience: Individual must have a minimum of five (5) years of experience working in a professional environment supporting CI or security programs.  Demonstrated experience in the study, collation and manipulation of data for trend analysis. Excellent command of MS Office products.   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-ITD-10-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-BA-9-18Budget AnalystCollege Park, MDTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Budget Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Serves as finance and budget specialist, specific duties and functions include, but are not limited to:
  • Conducts budgetary and financial analyses of the National Intelligence Program as a part of the Intelligence Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Evaluation (IPPBE) process for the CI and security communities.
  • Supports the National Intelligence Program’s strategic budget formulation and planning and resource advocacy for the CI and security communities’ programs.
  • Supports budget and finance coordination efforts between the National Intelligence Program and the Military Intelligence Program relating to the CI and security communities.
  • Supports assessments and evaluations of the CI and security communities’ programs as they relate to budgetary planning and execution.
  • 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 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 structure, organization, roles, responsibilities, and capabilities of the Intelligence Community and its security and CI communities 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-BA-9-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-PA-7-18Program Analyst, Senior and Mid-levelNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Analyst, Senior and Mid-Level.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • Assist and facilitate the functions and capabilities of the Continuity Program and the Intelligence Enterprise Exercise Program
  • Assist with reviews of continuity programs and capabilities to address interdependencies and assess compliance with applicable authorities.
  • Facilitate and evaluate exercises
  • Maintain and update as necessary, a Continuity Operations Plan
  • Assist in the development of Continuity Program guidance and recommend courses of action to ensure compliance
  • Develop training courses and provide instruction, based on FEMA guidance
  • Assist and facilitate the functions and capabilities of the ODNI Mission Assurance Program
  • Assist in the development and administration of the Continuity and Emergency Preparedness Programs.
  • Draft standards, policies, procedures, and assist in their assimilation by interfacing with staff at all levels.
  • Conduct COOP Business Process Analysis (BPA), Business Impact Analysis (BIA) updates to document critical mission functions, personnel, risks and ITIDR requirements.
  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-7-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
3-SE-7-18Sensor (Radar/EO/IR/LIDAR) EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Sensor (Radar/EO/IR/LIDAR) Engineer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are 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 engineers to support cutting-edge, advanced active and passive electro-optical systems technology development efforts to include trade studies, performance analysis, hardware design, development and test. 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 system 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.
Desired qualifications in all or some of the areas below:
  • Demonstrated experience in the design, performance analysis, and system testing of radar, electro-optical, infrared, or LIDAR systems used for imaging and object tracking.
    • Deep understanding of one of these phenomenologies with familiarity with the others is desired.
  • Experience in component level technology development.
  • Experience in image/signal processing technology development, such as object tracking, and communication and ranging waveforms.
  • Demonstrated experience in sensor system design challenges such as alignment and calibration, sensitivity, or pointing and tracking.
  • 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
Required Experience and Qualifications:
  • A minimum of a Master’s degree in Engineering, Physics or a related field is desired.
  • At least 10 years of experience either radar, EO/IR, or LIDAR components or systems and familiarity with others is required
  • Specific experience with component and system level design and test.
  • A SECRET CLEARANCE
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. 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-SE-7-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
3-ASML-5-18Autonomous System and Machine Learning EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Autonomous System and Machine Learning Engineer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing 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.   The Arlington, Virginia office is seeking an engineer to support cutting-edge, advanced technology development efforts at DARPA to include advising program managers on autonomous systems engineering, autonomy algorithms, machine learning, and robotics.   Required technical qualifications: * Subject matter expertise in the areas of autonomy algorithms, machine learning, human machine interface and/or robotics * Demonstrate experience and understanding of the autonomous system state of the art, technology development challenges and risk areas. * Experience in supporting autonomous systems development efforts for defense-related technology research and/or development programs * Experience with software and hardware in the loop testing * Ability to quickly identify and resolve program execution issues   Desired technical qualifications: * Experience with machine learning algorithms * Understanding of Agile software development and test approaches * Experience with open architecture, network protocols, real time operating systems and various government standards (e.g., UCS, UCI, FACE) * Understanding of software systems engineering to include requirements and UML artifact development   Program technical support 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 the autonomy aspects 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 *Authoring and presenting program plans, status briefings and technical reports *Supporting a geographically dispersed Government team   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.   Candidates should have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or other relevant degree with 7 years of relevant experience.  A PhD or Master’s degree will not offset experience required.   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-ASML-5-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
3-SEEV-6-18Systems Engineer – Earned Value ManagementWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Systems Engineer – Earned Value Management.   U.S. Citizenship and existing 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 (DHS) 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 system engineers to support the execution of cutting-edge, advanced military systems and technology development/transition efforts. Desired qualifications (one or more of the following):
  • Systems engineering background with experience managing schedule, budget and program risks for fast-paced advanced technology programs
  • 5 or more years’ experience with assessing progress in completing component/subsystem and system level designs, development and test activities.
  • Experience in conducting program technical, schedule, and cost assessment activities within highly technical teams for large system development programs (>$100M).
  • Ability to quickly identify program execution issues and recommend mitigation strategies.
  • Hands-on detailed analysis of contractor, academia, and/or government organization’s technical, schedule, risk and cost reporting data to include quantitative and qualitative assessment of proposal, initial baseline and monthly progress information and to utilize this data to forecast a defensible range of estimate at completion (EACs) for DoD leadership.
  • Experience in EVM across requirements generation, acquisition strategy development, Request for Proposal development, source selection, risk management, Integrated Baseline Review (IBR), and comprehensive analyses during program execution.
  • Proficient in the language, data reports, metrics, graphs, and management processes associated with Earned Value Management (EVM) as they apply to DoD acquisition management.
  • DAWIA Certification (or commercial equivalent) in EVM, Cost Estimating, Financial Management or Engineering
Program technical support and management responsibilities may include:
  • Providing technical support and subject matter expertise in actively assessing the execution of advanced technology development and demonstration programs.
  • Supporting technical/cost trade studies, assessment of system performance (technical, schedule, risk and cost), and independent analyses on the progress to date across hardware/software design, development and test activities.
  • Providing program management and acquisition support to include earned value management, source selection, contract modifications, cost estimating, financial management, schedule assessment, and applicable special studies to facilitate transition opportunities.
  • Aiding in the planning, monitoring, and reporting on system design, development, testing 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 and monthly statuses are appropriate.
  • 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 oriented 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. A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Science is required. 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-SEEV-6-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
3-MSSE-4-18DARPA Aircraft/Missile Software Systems EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a DARPA Aircraft/Missile Software Systems Engineer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are 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.   The Arlington, Virginia office is seeking an engineer to support cutting-edge, advanced aerospace technology development efforts at DARPA to include advising program managers on complex flight software development for missile and unmanned aircraft applications.   Required technical qualifications: * Experience in leading programs or development activities with technical teams in the software domain * Experience with aircraft or missile flight critical software development and certification of mission critical software * Experience in the application of software and hardware in the loop testing * Experience with real time operating systems * Experience in Agile software development and test approaches * Demonstrated experience managing software development schedule, budget and program risks * Systems engineering experience to include requirements and UML artifact development * Experience in defense-related technology research and/or development programs   Desired technical qualifications: *Familiarity with cyber security related software requirements and test techniques *Experience with various government standards (ex. UCS, UCI, FACE) *Experience with machine learning algorithms *Experience managing suppliers *Ability to quickly identify and resolve program execution issues   Program technical support 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 the software aspects 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 oversight of program activity scheduling and milestones to ensure all critical elements are addressed *Providing program management and acquisition support *Authoring and presenting program plans, status briefings and technical reports *Supporting a geographically dispersed Government team   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.   Candidates should have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other relevant degree with 7 years of relevant experience.  A PhD or Master’s degree will not offset experience required.   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-MSSE-4-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
3-FA-3-18Financial AnalystArlington, VA (Ballston)Secret  CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Financial Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA is currently seeking junior to mid-level analysts to provide program management and financial analyst support to government program managers within the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) in support of ongoing R&D programs. Applicants must possess the ability to communicate effectively and have excellent verbal and written skills.  Candidates should be self-starters capable of working both independently and as part of a team. Business, financial, and management responsibilities include:
  • Manage and monitor program budget execution and perform tracking analysis of commitments, obligations and disbursement performance
  • Assist in the preparation of phase/expenditure program plans
  • Prepare financial information for briefings, presentations, and status reports
  • Programmatic and administrative program office support to chief of staff
Required qualifications:
  • BA/BS degree
  • US citizenship and Secret clearance
  • Proficient with Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Experience with DoD financial system(s) and processes
  • Defense Agencies Initiative (DAI) system experience is highly desirable
  • Experience with DARPA programs highly desirable
  Active Secret Clearance required and the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance. 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-FA-3-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-EP-5-18Exercise 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.   Required qualifications: Exercise expertise that is required for planning, developing, executing and assessing activities within the Joint Event Life Cycle (JELC) for a Countering WMD (CWMD) focused exercise, including realistic scenario planning; development, implementation, and execution of exercise controls; operation of a user defined operational/intelligence picture (UDOP/UDIP), and development, management and execution of items in the Joint Master Scenario Event List (JMSEL).
  • Experience with the Joint Training System (JTS) doctrine, and its associated systems: Universal Joint Task List Development Tool (UTDT), Joint Training Information Management System (JTIMS); and Joint Lessons Learned Information System (JLLIS).
  • Experience with implementation and maintenance of DoD and Combatant Command (CCMD) individual augmentation readiness systems required to comply with theater specific training requirements.
  • Familiarity with assisting a military unit to execute its annual training cycle and all associated data and documents, maintaining personnel training requirements, and scheduling/managing collective and classroom readiness and CBRNE training.
  Desired qualifications:
  • BA/BS in related field or comparable military training/experience and 6 years’ experience.
  • Willingness to support 24 hour operations for limited durations (2- 3 weeks) at a CONUS or OCONUS location as required.
  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-5-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-ERS-4-18Exercise and Readiness SpecialistFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Exercise and Readiness Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Seeking candidates to provide first-class Training, Exercise, Assessments and Augmentation Readiness Support and assist a USG sponsor with planning, development, execution and assessment of training, exercises and maintaining personnel and unit deployment readiness.   Required qualifications:
  • Exercise expertise that is required for planning, developing, executing and assessing activities within the Joint Event Life Cycle (JELC) for a Countering WMD (CWMD) focused exercise, including realistic scenario planning; development, implementation, and execution of exercise controls; operation of a user defined operational/intelligence picture (UDOP/UDIP), and development, management and execution of items in the Joint Master Scenario Event List (JMSEL).
  • Experience with the Joint Training System (JTS) doctrine, and its associated systems: Universal Joint Task List Development Tool (UTDT), Joint Training Information Management System (JTIMS); and Joint Lessons Learned Information System (JLLIS).
  • Experience with implementation and maintenance of DoD and Combatant Command (CCMD) individual augmentation readiness systems required to comply with theater specific training requirements.
  • Familiarity with assisting a military unit to execute its annual training cycle and all associated data and documents, maintaining personnel training requirements, and scheduling/managing collective and classroom readiness and CBRNE training.
  • Experience maintaining the individual deployment readiness data and personnel accountability systems.
  Desired qualifications:
  • BA/BS in related field or comparable military training/experience and 10 years’ experience.
  • Willingness to support 24 hour operations for limited durations (2- 3 weeks) at a CONUS or OCONUS location as required.
  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-ERS-4-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-II-2-18Intelligence InstructorWashington DCTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Intelligence Instructor.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Provide intelligence training planning, analysis, and delivery.  Duties will include supporting intelligence training planning and analysis, to include planning and executing instructional systems design projects; determining constraints affecting course design; analyzing training recipients to target course content; conducting task analysis to determine course content; and determining most suitable course delivery methodology (in-resident, distance learning, computer based training, etc.). Duties also include delivering training, including intelligence training in blended learning environments; providing subject matter expertise in training methodologies, providing mentoring to improve student performance; delivering lectures and presentations and evaluating student performance.   Desired qualifications: In addition to Intelligence Instruction, experience in intelligence Watchlisting and/or Data Analytics – instructing Watchlisting and Data analytics a plus; experience coordinating and writing intelligence training content for e-learning development.   A four-year degree from an accredited institution of higher learning is required. (Degrees in law enforcement, intelligence studies, and education are desirable); Must have 10 years of experience at the Federal intelligence level.  Completion of a Basic Instructor Certification 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.   Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 2-II-2-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-SRA-27-18Senior Resource AnalystMcLean, VATS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Resource Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret/SCI with Poly CLEARANCE are absolutely required. Required qualifications: Minimum of five (5) years of experience in federal government budget execution and justification. Minimum two (2) of the five (5) years must be in the IC.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or a related field.
  • Shall have five (5) years of experience working with and briefing senior program managers.
  • Shall have experience working with manpower models.
  • Shall have budget justification and formulation experience.
  • Budget execution experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of quality assurance procedures to ensure the integrity of data recorded in Sponsor financial systems.
Experience in financial execution and working with BASIS and COGNOS Shall provide a variety of resource management support including, but not limited to, the following specific tasks: Desired qualifications:
  • Assist in the preparation of budget exercise submissions, assimilate information about program goals, requirements, costs, and schedules; ensure that submissions are rational, defensible, and executable; ensure that the submission is aligned with strategic goals of the office.
  • Ensure that program execution proceeds within available resource constraints and remains consistent with goals; recommends resource realignment if necessary.
  • Exhibit command of relevant statutes, regulations, and policies in resource utilization and in the budget development and execution process.
  • Assist the component's effort to construct and maintain background documentation on programmatic and resource analyses, discussions, thinking, and decisions to aid the components resource management continuity.
  • Assist in developing final draft responses to ad hoc tasking's such as those arising from Congressionally Directed Actions and Questions for the Record; coordinate with components in these tasking's.
  • Conduct research and analysis to deliver reports and presentations in response to internal and external tasking's.
  • Build and assess decision support tools and develop complex methodologies to support the Sponsor mission.
  • Develop and perfect strategies to obtain accurate information consistently and comprehensively.
Typical projects may include:
  • Detailed yearly fiscal guidance that will assist IC components during the execution year.
  • Detailed implementation schedule for each budget phase, spend plan templates; documentation for ulessons learned" meetings after each fiscal year.
  • Process Analysis Documents for (among other items) (i) Personnel Service funding (ii) execution of funds (iii) preparing and justifying the budget.
  • Improved solution to management of Unliquidated Obligation, execution and expensing Sponsor funds.
  • Completed Financial Data Calls, including templates to collect and analyze data, a spreadsheet to act as a repository for data, and supporting documentation.
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 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. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled #M                                             #LI-EG1                                                                      #CJPost  
6-PCFA-2-18Program Control Financial AnalystBurlington, MANoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Control Financial Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain a Security CLEARANCE are required for this position.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. in Burlington, Massachusetts currently has an opportunity for a Program Control Financial Analyst in its Program Finance Department reporting to the Director of Program Control. The Program Control Analyst will be an organized and self-motivated team player responsible for finance and accounting support to programs within one or more of CENTRAs Business Units. He or She will possess strong communication and analytical skills capable of working closely with the program management and other financial analysts in all aspects of program financial management. Primary Responsibilities:
  • Perform monthly program cost validation, revenue recognition, customer invoicing and reporting, and A/R reconciliation
  • Prepare and maintain program workforce planning forecasts
  • Prepare quarterly program Estimates-to-Complete and Estimates-At-Completion
  • Prepare monthly Business Unit reporting package for internal management review
  • Provide support to new and follow-on business pricing proposals
  • Provide guidance to program management on key financial metrics
  • Other duties as assigned, commensurate with the level and scope of the position
  Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance
  • 0-2 years of progressive accounting experience
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products, including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience with Deltek GCS, Costpoint, or similar accounting systems a plus
  • Basic understanding of US GAAP
  • Basic understanding of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) preferred a plus
  • Ability to multitask, adapt with change quickly and follow tasks through to completion. 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, ESOP, and a generous educational reimbursement program. This position is bonus eligible.CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA, and NC. CENTRA Technology, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/Veterans/ Disabled.
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  • Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 6-PCFA-2-18 in the subject line.
  • As we provide services for US Government customers in the national security arena, US citizenship is required for all positions. Additionally, the candidate should have the ability to obtain security clearance as it will be required for this position.
6-DP-1-18Desktop PublisherArlington VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Desktop Publisher.   U.S. Citizenship and current Top Secret with SCI clearance are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Desktop Publisher is to provide desktop publishing and production activities primarily in support of Federal proposal responses. The candidate will interact with proposal management, proposal consultants, graphic designers, technical subject matter experts, internal IT and others to ensure the final output is of the highest quality. The candidate is required to meet tight turnaround times and work extra hours to meet proposal deadlines as necessary and be willing to work varied shifts if needed. Primary tasks include:
  • Review solicitations to ensure full understanding of relevant response submission requirements.
  • Perform desktop publishing in MS Word and Adobe Acrobat to ensure proposal documents are formatted in accordance with solicitation requirements.
  • Design compliant response templates according to solicitation requirements and are easy to read and visually appealing.
  • Work with authors to ensure they know how to best use the templates.
  • Format and incorporate proposal input from multiple authors or reviewers.
  • Ensure final versions of graphics are inserted into final proposal documents.
  • Prepare all review and final proposal documents in hard copy and electronic in Microsoft Word and, if required, convert to Adobe Acrobat.
  • Work with proposal management, technical staff, and graphics to develop proposal covers, spines, CD covers, and other proposal graphics.
  • Prepare proposal related documents such as kickoff meeting presentations, proposal-specific style guides, and review team instructions.
  • Perform print production and ready the electronic and/or physical delivery.
  • Ensure production resources are stocked, organized, and operational to support production schedules and needs.
  • Assist in the reproduction and binding/packaging of all proposal volumes.
  • Assist in final package (white glove) review.
  • Maintain a logical and searchable central knowledge repository of proposals and proposal content.
  • Works closely with proposal manager.
  • Develop Corporate and Division marketing materials.
  • Support Division-level programs as needed.
  • Assist in preparation of contract deliverables and conference/meeting materials.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Minimum 6 years’ experience using Microsoft Word.
  • Minimum 4 years of proposal specific desktop publishing using Microsoft Word.
  • Must be thoroughly proficient (expert level) in Microsoft Word and intermediate level in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to work quickly, accurately, and efficiently under tight deadlines.
  • Must be highly organized, proactive, and collaborative.
  • Possess an excellent command of the English language, including grammar and punctuation.
  • Ability to develop simple graphics such as organizational charts and flow diagrams in PowerPoint.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team and be flexible and agile to meet quick turnarounds and hard deadlines.
  • Ability to multi task and prioritize.
  • Must offer reasonable schedule flexibility to meet proposal requirements.
  Additional Comments (Include anticipated non-standard offer requirements):
  • Hours: 8 hours daily/M-F
  • Location: Arlington, VA
  Desired Requirements: 
  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator to create graphics 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. 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 6-DP-1-18 in the subject line.   #M                                                       #LI-EG1                                               #CJPost
3-FTEM-11-17Flight Test Engineer / Test ManagerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretU.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain SECRET Clearance are 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:
  • At least 10 years of 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. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com.  Please reference job code 3-FTEM-11-17 in the subject line.   #CJPost                                                #LI-EG1                                                            #M
3-DSE-12-17DARPA Systems EngineerArlington, VA (Ballston)TS/SCIU.S. Citizenship and Secret clearance is 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 at least 8 years of experience, or  MS in Engineering or Science field and at least 5 years of experience
  • TS clearance
  • Military and/or DARPA program support 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 3-DSE-12-17 in the subject line.   #CJPost                                                #LI-EG1                                                            #M
3-DPSL-9-17DARPA Program SETA LeadArlington, VATS/SCIU.S. Citizenship and Secret clearance is absolutely required.  TS/SCI is highly desired. 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 10 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. Interested candidates should send a resume to recruiter@centratechnology.com.  Please reference job code  3-DPSL-9-17 in the subject line.   #CJPost                                                #LI-EG1                                                            #M
3-TMSE-7-17Tactical Missile Systems EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Tactical Missile Systems Engineer. U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are 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 engineers to support cutting-edge, advanced ground launched tactical missile systems and technology development efforts to include trade studies, performance analysis, hardware design, development and test. 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 rocket system 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.
Desired qualifications in all or some of the areas below:
  • Demonstrated experience in the design and performance analysis of rocket based artillery systems, to include solid rocket motors or hybrid variants, and mobile rocket launchers.
  • Experience in the development and test of advanced rocket propulsion technologies and systems including familiarity with the capabilities of pertinent Government test facilities
  • Experience in component level technology development and integrated rocket propulsion system testing.
  • Demonstrated experience in booster technology challenges such as energy management techniques, propellant formulations, and propulsion integration
  • 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
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.  A Master’s degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering is desired with a minimum requirement of 5 years of experience with rocket based weapon systems.  A Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering with at least 10 years of experience with rocket based weapon systems would also be acceptable.  Specific experience with component and system level design and test being 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 3-TMSE-7-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
10-AFSG-5-17Advanced Full Spectrum GEOINT (FSG) AnalystFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Advanced Full Spectrum GEOINT (FSG) Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Minimum of six years analytical experience within DOD or a relevant non-DOD employer required, with four out of the previous six years at the operational level. Experience directly supporting military operations in both garrison and deployed environments. Highly proficient in utilizing Electronic Light Table (ELT) applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development. Performs and conducts quality control of advanced imagery processing and analysis to solve complex tactical intelligence problems. Proficient in integrating FSG data with other intelligence disciplines. Demonstrates a capability to interact professionally with senior staff members and partner organizations. Shall demonstrate a working knowledge of geospatial and intelligence data management within a variety of OGC compliant applications and databases. Proficient in utilizing GIS applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development. Possesses a strong understanding of collection processes and management, with a demonstrated capability to build a collection plan against a defined problem set. Shall possess advanced knowledge of sensor phenomenology and their application towards tactical intelligence problems.   Desired qualifications: A typical desired candidate should be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of how FSG techniques are used to support the F3EA targeting cycle. Should possess a basic knowledge of computer scripting languages such as Python, Java Script, HTML, R, or SAS.   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 jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-AFSG-5-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
10-FSG-4-17Senior Full Spectrum GEOINT (FSG) AnalystFort Belvoir, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Full Spectrum GEOINT (FSG) Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications: Minimum of ten years analytical experience within DOD or relevant non-DOD employer required, with eight out of the previous ten years at the operational level. Experience directly supporting SOF military operations in both garrison and deployed environments. Shall be highly proficient in utilizing ELT applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development. Researches, trains, documents, and implements emerging FSG processes and technologies. Performs and conducts quality control of advanced imagery processing and analysis to solve complex tactical intelligence problems. Highly proficient in integrating FSG data with other intelligence disciplines. Demonstrates an established capability to interact professionally with senior staff members and partner organizations. Shall demonstrate an advanced knowledge of geospatial and intelligence data management within a variety of OGC compliant applications and databases. Shall be highly proficient in utilizing GIS applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development. Possesses a superior knowledge of collection processes and management, with a demonstrated expert capability to build a collection plan against a defined problem set. Can provide training on FSG data and techniques to non-FSG analysts and develop curriculum and training aids. Shall possess expert knowledge of sensor phenomenology and their application towards tactical intelligence problems. Basic knowledge of computer scripting languages such as Python, Java Script, HTML, R, or SAS. Shall possess an expert knowledge of multiple FSG disciplines. Shall possess a basic knowledge of geospatial and terrain analysis and cartographic concepts.   Desired qualifications: A typical desired candidate should possess a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study (including, but not limited to Remote Sensing, Imaging Science, and Applied Mathematics). Demonstrates an advanced knowledge of how FSG techniques are used to support the F3EA targeting cycle. Advanced knowledge of computer scripting languages such as Python, Java Script, HTML, R, or SAS.   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 jobs@courageservices.com. Please reference job code 10-FSG-4-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
7-SD-2-17SharePoint DeveloperMarylandTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for SharePoint Developer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:
  • The Knowledge Management Consultant will be part of a team supporting a Department of Defense (DoD) Intelligence Community (IC) organization. The candidate will work closely with the client to redesign the organization's SharePoint websites and Information repositories, to facilitate better business processes and knowledge management.  This role requires an extensive amount of self-initiative and the ability to work independently. The responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
  • Leading workshops and documenting the optimal SharePoint site design(s) for customer’s document-sharing requirements.
  • Designing and developing custom SharePoint sites, pages, libraries, lists, and view.
  • Providing support and guidance to users on SharePoint features and functionalities.
  • Performing SharePoint user management and group management.
  • Translating wireframes and design mocks into SharePoint prototypes.
  • Crafting Job Aids and Communications to support faster and better user adoption of SharePoint.
  • Contributing to deliverables in support of the customer's Enterprise Knowledge Management efforts, and providing content management strategies for intranet sites on the SharePoint platform.
  Desired qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree (in Business, Information Management, or IT related field preferred)
  • 4 years client-facing consulting experience
  • 2 years customer requirements gathering experience
  • 2 years change management experience
  • 2 years' experience as an experienced SharePoint administrator and SharePoint Designer
  Additional Comments:
  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Excellent business acumen
  • Proven ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Proven track record of strong communication and collaboration skills (oral and written; good briefing 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 7-SD-2-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
15-LST-008-17Logistics Support TechnicianSpringfield, VATS/SCITATE, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Logistics Support Technician. U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret CLEARANCE with SCI eligibility is absolutely required. Primary focus of this role is to develop and maintain a new enterprise-wide Logistics Program for a DoD customer. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Accountable Property:
  • Implement and maintain an Accountable Property System of Record
  • Select, implement and maintain an Accountability System to manage the inventory and disposition of assets and equipment (includes Information Technology equipment)
  • Serve as the DoD enterprise Property Custodian
  • Maintain Custodial Records
  Procurement:
  • Conduct credit card purchases of materials and goods with corresponding documentation to support the DoD customer mission as required
  • Generate and maintain required documentation for purchases (Purchase Requisitions, Purchase Orders, Cost Comparisons, DD250’s, Monthly Reports)
 Material Handling and Storage:
  • Receive, inventory,  document, store, issue, dispose, package, and ship equipment and materials as required
  • Identify, organize and maintain storage areas
 Information Data Flow:
  • Generate, maintain and submit the required data and information supporting the Logistics Program for both TATE Inc. and the DoD customer.
Required qualifications: Education and Experience:
  • 6 years' experience in DoD Logistics/Supply career field or equivalent;
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software products;
  • Knowledge of current asset tracking software products;
  • Military experience a plus but not required.
Special Skills and Abilities:
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to work independently or with minimal assistance;
  • Ability to use or operate material handling equipment ranging from pallet jacks to articulating fork trucks (occasionally).
Physical Requirements:
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds routinely.
Working Conditions:
  • The job is performed in a general office and light industrial area; occasional distractions, such as noise, interruptions, or congested work area.
  • Dust and debris are occasionally a factor.
Special Requirements:
  • Top Secret Clearance with SCI eligibility
TATE, 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. TATE 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-LST-008-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
6-SA-17-17Subcontract AdministratorBurlington, MANoneCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Subcontract Administrator in our Burlington Office.   U.S. Citizenship is absolutely required.   Description: Experienced Subcontract Administrator needed to provide full spectrum of subcontract administration, including proposal solicitations and evaluation, cost or price analysis, negotiation, preparation of subcontract documents and terms and conditions, and subcontract change management. Qualifications: Education:  BS/BA in Business or related field.   Experience: The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 3 years subcontract negotiation and administration experience, knowledge of FAR/DFAR and other government regulations, proposal preparation and pricing strategy experience.  Position also requires fluency with standard desktop computer and software skills, excellent written and oral communication skills and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work in a fast paced team 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 acct@centratechnology.com. Please reference job code 6-SA-17-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-SPDS-10-17Senior Program Development Support SpecialistWashington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Program Development Support Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking a candidate to provide first-class program development support on a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrated experience in two or more of the following subject areas: plans, operations, personnel management, and training and exercises.
  • Provide expertise in radiological detection technologies and systems used by federal, state and local responders.
  • Needs a working knowledge of the Federal grants process.
  • Requires knowledge of government preventive radiological detection and communication plans.
  • Needs familiarity with issues concerning United States Government interagency coordination as it relates to integration of radiological/nuclear detection capabilities.
  Prerequisites:   Minimum 15 years’ experience; BS degree in a related field.   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-SPDS-10-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-PDA-7-17Program Development AnalystWashington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Development Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking a candidate to provide first-class program development support on a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Experience in DoD, homeland security, or first responder operations and exercise development to include working knowledge of Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP).
  • Strong background in technology operational test and evaluation and interagency integration and coordination.
  • Knowledge of government response and communication plans, radiological/Nuclear experience, and Reach back experience to Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) at the National Laboratories, Intelligence Community, and/or State/Local governments.
  Prerequisites:  BS and 15 years of experience in the appropriate specialty area.   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-PDA-7-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-OMA-9-17Operations/Mission AnalystWashington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Operations/Mission Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking a candidate to provide first-class operations and mission analysis support on a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Knowledge in a nuclear-related applied discipline with mission analysis/operations research and analysis experience.
  • Familiarity with nuclear physics/radiological science and familiarity with radiation detectors and material science.
  Prerequisites:   Minimum 5 years’ experience; MS degree in related field. 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-OMA-9-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-MA-6-17Mission AnalystWashington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Mission Analyst.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking a candidate to provide first-class mission analysis support on a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Experience in nuclear technology, systems, and applications preferred, including radiation detection and monitoring technology and programs, planning, initiating, coordinating, and executing a variety of tasks or special projects of varying scope and complexity.
  • Expertise with modal and multi-modal CONOPS design and/or analysis experience.
  • Understanding of sensor integration design or analysis, detector modeling, architecture modeling, measures of effectiveness and/or measures of performance.
  • Experience with comparative systems analysis, trade-off studies, quantitative risk analysis, cost-benefit analysis, and decision analysis.
  Prerequisites:  BS and 7 years of experience in the appropriate specialty area.   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-MA-6-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
8-LPS-8-17Lead Project Support SpecialistWashington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Lead Project Support Specialist.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking a candidate to provide support subject matter expertise on a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Experience in coordinating the planning, acquisition, development, test and evaluation, delivery, installation and deployment of systems/equipment to support the global and domestic radiation and nuclear detection architecture.
  • Expertise in preparing draft acquisition documents (i.e. Acquisition Plan, Acquisition Program Baseline, Program/Project Plans, Mission Needs Statement, CONOPS etc.)
  • Understanding of Directive 102-1 Revision 1 for all systems/equipment acquired to support the global and domestic radiation and nuclear detection architecture.
  Prerequisites:  BS and 10 years of experience in the appropriate specialty area.   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-LPS-8-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
8-PA-5-17Program Analysts (Junior, Mid, Senior)Washington DC AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Program Analyst (Junior, Mid, Senior).   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE, DHS Suitability is preferred.   Seeking candidates to provide first-class program analytic support for a senior staff element overseeing operations across a USG agency.   Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Junior level:
  • Experience in coordinating multi-organization programs, identifying performance gaps and lessons learned, operational exercise planning, and/or program management analysis and support.
  • Experience should also include planning, initiating, coordinating, and executing a variety of tasks or special projects of varying scope and complexity. Tasks, projects, and programs are technical and/or policy in nature.
  • Mid- level:
  • General experience in the nuclear security enterprise, with specific experience in coordinating and leading multi-organization programs and efforts, identifying performance gaps and lessons learned, implementing corrective actions, planning and leading operational exercises, or performing as a lead program management analysis and support individual.
  • Experience should also include leading, planning, initiating, coordinating, and executing a variety of tasks or special projects of varying scope and complexity. Tasks, projects, and programs are technical and/or policy in nature.
  • Senior level:
  • Specific experience in advising on policy and program requirements and implementation; coordinating and leading multi-organization programs and efforts; identifying performance gaps and lessons learned; implementing corrective actions; analyzing program and policy effectiveness; analyzing new or proposed legislation or regulations to determine impact on missions, strategic goals, objectives and priorities; planning and leading operational exercises; or leading teams that provide program management analysis and support.
Experience should also include leading, planning, initiating, coordinating, and executing a variety of tasks or special projects of varying scope and complexity.  Tasks, projects, and programs may be technical or policy in nature.  This position requires the strong oral communication and writing skills necessary to prepare and conduct technical or policy briefings and to prepare technical or policy reports.  
  • Prerequisites:
  • For Jr level: BA/BS in related field (e.g., public policy, business, science, engineering, etc.); minimum 5 years’ experience.
  • For Mid-Level: BA/BS in related field (e.g., public policy, business, science, engineering, etc.); minimum 10 years’ experience.
  • For Senior level: MS/MA in related field (e.g., public policy, business, communication, science, engineering, etc.); 15 years of general experience in the nuclear security enterprise experience  (20 years of experience in lieu of a master’s degree).
  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-PA-5-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
3-PE-3-17Propulsion EngineerWashington DC / Arlington VA AreaSecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Propulsion Engineer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Secret CLEARANCE are 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 engineers to support cutting-edge, advanced propulsion technology development efforts to include trade studies, performance analysis, hardware design, development and test. 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 propulsion 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.
Desired qualifications:
  • Demonstrated experience in the design and performance analysis of air-breathing turbine engine technologies and high speed propulsion systems, ram/scramjets, etc.
  • Experience in the development and test of advanced propulsion technologies and systems including familiarity with the capabilities of pertinent Government test facilities
  • Experience in component level technology development and integrated propulsion system testing.
  • Demonstrated experience in propulsion technology challenges such as engine controls, inlet and exhaust nozzle performance, and propulsion integration
  • 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
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.  A minimum of a Master’s degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering is desired.  At least 7 years of experience with propulsion systems is required.  Specific experience with component and system level design and test being 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 3-PE-3-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
2-DOSC-73-17DHS Open Source Collector – Mandarin, Korean, Farsi, Arabic, Spanish, French, and RussianWashington DCTop SecretCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a DHS Open Source Collector – Mandarin, Korean, Farsi (highly desired), Arabic, Spanish, French, and Russian.   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 Mandarin, Korean, Farsi, Arabic, Spanish, French, and Russian or 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-73-17 in the subject line.   #M                                               #LI-EG1                                                                    #CJPost
4-ASTO-24-17All-Source Targeting OfficerNorthern VirginiaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an All-Source Targeting Officer.   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   Required qualifications:   The All-Source Targeting Officer will work in an integrated government-contractor team fusing intelligence information from multiple intelligence disciplines. Responsibilities include all-source intelligence research, analysis, and report writing; operational concept development; stakeholder engagement; and preparation and presentation of reports to all levels of customer management.   Desired qualifications:  
  • Experience identifying targeting leads through the exploitation of all-source databases to craft targeting packages.
  • Demonstrated experience in Intelligence Operations / Analysis / Support to Field Operations.
  • Experience using customer databases to monitor field traffic and communicate with field offices.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university.
  • Foreign Language Skills; Proficiency with software/databases used in support of research and analysis for the US Government; relevant Targeting Certifications; and previous overseas experience supporting operations 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 4-ASTO-24-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
4-ATJA-23-17Analyst Targeter/Junior AnalystWashington DC Metro AreaTS/SCI w/ polyCENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Analyst Targeter/Junior Analyst   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI with Polygraph CLEARANCE are absolutely required.  
  • CENTRA Technology, Inc., (CENTRA) has an immediate requirement to fill a vacancy with a client in the Washington Metropolitan Area (WMA). The successful candidate will have experience providing analytic support to aide in foreign threat assessments, targeting, all-source analysis, operational efforts, or, technical exchanges and/or projects.  The successful candidate will be a self-starter, strong writer and briefer, and, have prior, relevant experience in cyber and counter cyber activities with national intelligence agencies or with the DoD.
 
  • Specific duties of this position include, but are not limited to:
 
  • Conduct in-depth targeting research and analysis and generate leads in support of operational and targeting efforts
  • Provide timely support to field offices; track progress on ongoing accounts; write targeting and planning cables; conduct all-source research on case histories
  • Screen and evaluate operational proposals from field offices and provide comments on their viability
  • Travel domestically and overseas as required to meet and brief colleagues and foreign interlocutors, providing guidance and background as appropriate.
    Prerequisites: U.S. Citizenship, a B.A. /B.S. degree or two (2) years related professional experience, and, a current TS/SCI clearance and a polygraph are required.  Experience with the sponsor’s tools and a system is desired, but not required.  A working knowledge of Russian is a plus, but not required.   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-ATJA-23-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost  
2-OCPU-67-17TRIPWire OSINT Collector (Pashto/Urdu)Washington DC / Arlington VA AreaTS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Tripwire OSINT Collector (Pashto/Urdu).   U.S. Citizenship and existing Top Secret with SCI CLEARANCE are absolutely required.   CENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking an Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) Collector with proficient language skills focused on Pashto/Urdu.  This collector will conduct research, collect and analyze information in support of the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Bombing Prevention. Duties also include drafting analytic products and database management.  US Citizenship and a current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility are required.   Required qualifications:  
  • BS/BA degree is strongly preferred
  • 2+ years of experience providing open source intelligence (OSINT) support; research, collect and analysis activities
  • Strong language skills in Pashto/Urdu with skills equivalent to a Level Three on the Interagency Language Roundtable scale in reading and comprehension, or DLPT 3/3 in primary, and DLPT 2/2 in secondary languages
  • Experience using a variety of research methods and an ability to identify emerging trends or important developments
  • Experience in analytics and datamining, including Access, Excel, Tableau, etc.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Analytic writing and production management experience is highly desired
  • Experience working with the Intelligence Community (IC), DoD, Law Enforcement and/or DHS experience is desired, but not critical
  • Experience with CT, C-IED and/or explosive ordnance disposal topics 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-OCPU-67-17 in the subject line.   #M                                                  #LI-EG1                                                                 #CJPost
10-SIP-4-17Senior IO PlannerFort Belvoir, VATS/SCIUS Citizenship and a current TS/SCI clearance are required for the position (no exceptions). Courage Services is seeking Senior IO Planners for the support of 1st Information Operations Command.  Senior IO Planners are expected to provide expert analysis and assessment of information operations (IO), information systems, information related activities (IRC), adversarial use of information, significant or key cultural considerations that affect operational and tactical planning, security, accreditation and risk assessment, and demonstrate the ability to review and analyze tactical and operational-level IO-related directives and initiatives. IO subject matter (SME) operational and tactical planning, execution, and assessment expertise. A strong candidate will have technical knowledge or understanding of:
  • Tactical IO related capabilities
  • Cyberspace Operations
  • Tactical Electronic Warfare (EW)
  • Military Deception (MILDEC)
  • Operations Security (OPSEC)
  • Military Information Support Operations (MISO), formerly Psychological Operations (PSYOP) and their integration in support of military (tactical to strategic) operations
  Requirements: Bachelor's Degree and at least 5 years of experience with the following:
  • Army/Joint Targeting, IPB, and COG analysis process as well as a general understanding of Army Training doctrine and procedures
  • Coordinating with interagency and intelligence community and to work effectively within a task organized "working group"
  • Organization of tactical and operational staffs
Preferred: Experience with integrating, coordinating, and synchronizing adjacent and supporting operations, as well as developing support for related capabilities and their activities. Highly desired is a candidate with knowledge in JOPP, MDMP, and MCPP planning and targeting processes and expertise in developing and accessing tactical and operational level IO plans and orders. Highly preferred that candidate has successfully developed, implemented, and assessed IO plans. COURAGE Services 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-SIP-4-17 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
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
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  
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  
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-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  
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  
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
6-DST-14-17Desktop Support TechnicianArlington VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Desktop Support Technician. U.S. Citizenship and existing TS/SCI 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-14-19 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
6-SA-13-17Systems AdministratorArlington, VATS/SCICENTRA Technology, Inc. is seeking to hire a Systems Administrator in support of our corporate IT systems in Arlington, VA. U.S. Citizenship and existing TS/SCI 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
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
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
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
7-CMT-26-16Collection Management TechnicianWashington DC areaTS/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 ManagerWashington DC areaTS/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 OfficerWashington DC areaTS/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
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.
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
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-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
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.
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-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-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.

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.
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.
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.
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.