Mid Counterintelligence SME (Cyber)

Location: Quantico, VA

Department: Engineering and Analysis

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Job Summary

Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) is first in all-source intelligence to prevent strategic surprise and deliver a decision advantage to war fighters, defense planners, and policy makers. CED, within the OCI conducts CI investigative and internal CI activities to protect DIA personnel, information, and missions from FIE and insider threats. CED identifies and creates opportunities to neutralize and exploit FIE efforts directed against DIA. CED is focused on three core Cl mission areas: 1) CI Investigative Activities, 2) CI Protective Activities and 3) Integration and Lead Development Activities. The overall objective involves conducting timely CI investigative and DIA internal Cl activities to accurately identify threats posed to DIA personnel, information, and missions from FIE and insider threats and identify and create opportunities to neutralize and exploit FIE efforts.


Key Accountabilities

Conduct technical interviews and interpret cyber data concerning suspicious CI and information assurance (IA) incidents to ascertain a Cl interest and document reportable information.
Be capable of extracting information from digital media to support a Cl activity.
Gather and analyze all data that supports the CT activity for which the media is being analyzed, in accordance with the latest forensics guidance from the digital forensics community and internal SOPs.
Retrieve workstation and network level information with the requisite approvals.
Identify potential high and critical FIE threats to the DIA supply chain.
Plan and develop measures to mitigate the threat and assist the CIO in integrating those measures into acquisitions.
Plan and conduct Cl Support to Computer Network Defense according to DoDl 5240.23 to include Cyber assessments of DIA networks.


Knowledge and Skills

All personnel shall be highly proficient in using basic computer applications such as Microsoft Office.
Comprehensive understanding of national and Defense guidance, community, and practices pertaining to CI.
Must have conducted digital forensic analysis on Personal Electronic Devices (PEDs), intrusion investigations, and CI collections on-line.


Experience and Education

Must be a graduate from an accredited CI Special Agent credentialing school. (Must provide documentation).
Must be a graduate of and provide documentation for:

Windows Forensics Exam (WFE)
Introduction to Networks and Computer Hardware (INCH)
the Computer Incident Response Course (CIRC)
Intrusion Investigations in a Windows Environment

Must have a minimum of five (5) years of experience conducting or supporting Cl operations, CI investigations and/or CI collections in the cyber environment.


Physical Requirements and Work Environment

Normal office environment.



Occasional travel CONUS and OCONUS.

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