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Argonne National Laboratory Intelligence Research Analyst/Translator in Lemont, Illinois

Intelligence Research Analyst/Translator

Requisition Number: 408602 Location: Lemont, IL

Functional Area: Not Indicated Division: CI-Counterintelligence

Employment Category: Regular Shift: 8:30 - 5:00

Level (Grade): PA1 Share: Facebook LinkedIn Twitter

The Office of Counterintelligence is looking for an Intelligence Research Analyst/Translator to join their team.

The Argonne Counterintelligence Program’s mission focuses on combating foreign intelligence activities targeted against Argonne National Laboratory personnel, information, and technologies by detecting, deterring, and counteracting these efforts as well as by educating employees on counterintelligence threats, including the "Insider" threat. The program’s mission also includes efforts to address potential terrorism threats at the Laboratory or threats our employees may encounter when they travel. Working closely with the U.S. government agencies responsible for protecting our country, the CI staff strives to fulfill its responsibilities in a professional manner, sensitive to the needs of all Argonne employees.

The Intelligence Research Analyst/Translator will be responsible for:

  • Conducting all analytical activities to include research, analysis, and preparation of intelligence products that identify potential counterintelligence threats.
  • Conducting research and analysis in support of CI investigations.
  • Identifying, researching and analyzing matters that may result in published CI intelligence products.
  • Conducting CI awareness briefings for employees as it relates to the CI foreign intelligence threat.
  • Conducting translations of documents in support of the CI mission.
  • Identifying translations that may result in prepared intelligence products.
  • Supporting other CI Program initiatives under the direction of the SCIO, Lead Analyst and Lead CIO as required.
  • Attending Counterintelligence training as needed.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of the laws, practices, philosophies, methodologies, and programs of the counterintelligence field in order to understand the relevance and value of data and maximize its use.
  • Knowledge of research and analytical methodologies and approaches.
  • Foreign language reading and writing competency (Russian).
  • Some knowledge of political, economic, social, cultural, scientific, geographic, fiscal and military conditions to evaluate information in light of the current international environment.
  • Some knowledge of the principles, practices, and methodology in the collection, analysis, evaluation, interpretation, and dissemination of information primarily concerning national security.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with DOE CI’s order and authorities.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to collaborate with others.
  • Strong attention to detail, excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently, as well as set and adhere to deadlines to ensure timely completion of tasks and projects.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously with flexibility to adapt as priorities change.
  • Completion of formal training for Counterintelligence role.
  • Must provide proof of U.S. citizenship
  • Must be able to obtain a "Q" security clearance as well as higher level clearances (if applicable).
  • Steward of Lab Resources.
  • Passion for the mission of the national laboratory.
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience required
  • Ability to model Argonne’s Core Values: Impact, Safety, Respect, Integrity, and Teamwork.

As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, and in accordance with our core values of impact, safety, respect, integrity and teamwork, Argonne National Laboratory is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that fosters collaborative scientific discovery and innovation. In support of this commitment, Argonne encourages minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply for employment. Argonne considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Argonne employees, and certain guest researchers and contractors, are subject to particular restrictions related to participation in Foreign Government Talent Recruitment Programs, as defined and detailed in United States Department of Energy Order 486.1. You will be asked to disclose any such participation in the application phase for review by Argonne’s Legal Department.