Counterintelligence Referent - Mid to Senior-level

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


  • Evaluate, prioritize, and manage risk within assigned portfolio.
  • Analyze intelligence gathered from a variety of outlets to detect and counter potential threats to national security; coordinate with foreign partners to identify patterns, vulnerabilities, and emerging threats.
  • Collaborate with intelligence agencies and law enforcement to assess and analyze potential threats including espionage and sabotage.
  • Recommend comprehensive CI awareness and vulnerabilities assessments.
  • Provide guidance on the development of new countermeasures and threat detection.
  • Prepare accurate reports that document processes, outcomes, and findings of investigations/interviews.


  • BA/BS with 12+ years of relevant experience; an additional five years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph level clearance is required.
  • CI experience with a focus on HUMINT operations.
  • Proficiency conducting CI related research, analysis, and critical thinking.
  • Demonstrated experience developing collaborative relationships across IC agencies and law enforcement.
  • Experience with targeting tools, operational activities, technical collection capabilities, and operational processes.
  • Familiarity with customer databases.



Peraton offers enhanced benefits to employees working on this critical National Security program, which include heavily subsidized employee benefits coverage for you and your dependents, 25 days of PTO accrued annually up to a generous PTO cap and eligibility to participate in an attractive bonus plan.

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

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


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