Counterterrorism Iris Recognition Analyst (Senior)

    • McLean, VA

Job Description
BAE Systems is seeking to hire multiple Sr. Counterterrorism Iris Recognition Analysts to help support counterterrorism intelligence integration on a multifaceted U.S. Government program. The ideal Sr. Counterterrorism Iris Recognition Analyst will leverage numerous analytic tools and databases to evaluate information that bolsters the U.S. Government's response to and prevention of potential threats to the homeland and interests abroad.

The Sr. Counterterrorism Iris Recognition Analyst will conduct comparisons of iris images from known and unknown media sources to resolve identities, perform iris image quality assurance reviews, and identify and resolve identity gaps for terrorist identification. The Sr. Counterterrorism Iris Recognition Analyst will support and provide expert guidance in all areas of iris recognition to Biometrics Intelligence Analysts.

Required Skills and Education

  • Years of Experience: 10+ years
  • Degree: MA/MS (BA/BS plus 6 years of work experience may be substituted for a Master's degree)
  • Expert Experience level performing biometric iris analysis
  • Knowledge of IC organizations, policies, procedures, and requirements
  • Knowledge of terrorist identities analysis with extensive knowledge of associated databases and watchlisting procedures
  • Experience in logically analyzing, synthesizing, and assessing multiple sources of information for adjudications
  • Strong problem-solving, analytic, and written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to accurately follow SOPs
  • Ability to work shift work/extended hours
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well both independently and in a team environment
Preferred Skills and Education
  • Demonstrated knowledge of biometrics intelligence analysis and experience with synthesizing large amounts of data
  • Experience with iris biometrics tool sets
  • Proficiency with software applications/databases used in support of research and analysis for the U.S. Government
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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