Job Title: Science, Technology, and Weapons Analyst
Job Category: Engineering/Mathematics
The Directorate of Intelligence (DI) seeks engineers and scientists to analyze challenging national security issues, such as foreign weapons development, weapons proliferation, information warfare and emerging technologies. These engineers and scientists will serve as professional intelligence officers, applying their scientific and technical knowledge to solving complex intelligence problems, and presenting their assessments to senior policymakers. This work demands initiative, creativity, analytical skills and technical expertise. Agency analysts are encouraged to maintain and broaden professional ties through academic study, contacts, and attendance at professional meetings. They may also choose to pursue additional studies in fields relevant to their areas of responsibility. Opportunities exist for foreign travel, language training, analytic and management training, and assignments in other offices in the Agency and throughout the US Government.
*Higher starting salary possible depending on experience level.
Minimum requirements include a bachelor’s or master’s degree in: Aerospace Engineering; Mechanical Engineering; Electrical Engineering; Computer Engineering; Computer Science; Nuclear Engineering; Physics; Mathematics; Chemistry and Chemical Engineering; Biological Sciences; Biotechnology and Microbiology; Physical Sciences; or Remote Sensing/GIS. Applicants must also possess strong written and oral English communications skills. A GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale is required.
Because of CIA’s national security role, all applicants must successfully complete a thorough medical and psychological exam, a polygraph interview and an extensive background investigation.
The CIA is America’s premier intelligence agency, and we are committed to building and maintaining a workforce as diverse as the nation we serve.
An equal opportunity employer and a drug-free work force.
For more information and to apply, please visit www.cia.gov
* Full Time
Salary Range: 63,135 – 93,157 USD annual