Acoustic Intelligence Analyst

Job Locations US-MD-Suitland
Requisition ID
Position Category
Data Analytics / Intelligence
Top Secret/SCI
Defense Mission & Health Solutions



On-site at Office of Naval Intelligence in Suitland MD.



We are seeking an experienced Acoustic Analyst to support the US Navy's Office of Naval Intelligence.  In this role you will screen and analyze recorded acoustic data for signals of interest.


As an Acoustic Intelligence Analyst, you will contribute to the operational advantage of the US Navy's Undersea Warfare community.  This work includes, but is not limited to:


  • Analyze acoustic data sets to derive qualitative and quantitative technical measurements from recorded acoustic data.
  • Perform Acoustic Intelligence screening of acoustic data collections to develop acoustic tracks and signatures. Candidate will apply environmental data to the analyses to conduct technical measurements.
  • Manipulate hardware/software configurations to permit reading of data from multiple sources.
  • Attend and participate in ONI data reviews and analyst exchanges as required. Document analyses in presentations, briefings, or technical papers.


Required Experience / Education: 


  • HS diploma and 6+ years of experience OR BS and 2+ years of experience OR MS and 0+ years of experience.
  • Experience in acoustic data screening of threat targets, development of target tracks using acoustic data, acoustic detection, and acoustic classification.
  • Requires an understanding of platform signature analysis and the methods of conducting technical measurements.
  • Background as submarine sonar technician, IUSS analyst, or air ASW analyst required.
  • Requires a TS/SCI clearance.


At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best, beyond the work you do with us daily. We are fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans, to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way. Stable employment, we have had the same customer for over 30 years, the challenges never end.

Peraton Overview

Peraton is a next-generation national security company that 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, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can’t be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.

Target Salary Range

$86,000 - $138,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


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