Senior Technical Desk Officer

Job Locations US-VA-Chantilly
Requisition ID
Position Category
Data Analytics / Intelligence
Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
Space & Intelligence


Responsible for supporting operational elements as a desk analyst; providing research and analysis in furtherance of the objective to acquire intelligence; and using client-specific databases to conduct multiple layers of research and to write and coordinate guidance and official correspondence. Also responsible for applying advanced knowledge of intelligence priorities, authorities, trade craft, and operations for general case management and assessment of CI risk; objectively reviewing on-going and potential operations to identify solutions, technical tools and capabilities, and resources for advancing operational priorities, campaigns, initiatives, and activities; and coordinating U.S. Government and partner efforts.

Must have personal integrity; exhibit initiative, creativity, and flexibility; apply interpersonal, communications, and problem-solving skills; and demonstrate ability to collaborate, build a network of IC relationships, and continually learn.


Bachelors of Science or Bachelors of Arts – from an accredited college or university – with 12 years of relevant professional experience -OR- High School Diploma and 16 years of relevant professional work experience (within the sponsor's organization or other relevant Intel Community organization) in lieu of degree.

  • IC experience
  • Must have a current TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph.
  • Ability to deal effectively, comfortably, and confidently with people at all levels of responsibility, authority, and rank
  • Knowledge of operational lifecycles and project management and facilitation skills
  • Understanding of the Intelligence Community, their partners, and supporting/driving intelligence operational activities.

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$112,000 - $179,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

EEO Tagline (Text Only)

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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