Principal or Senior Principal Technical Targeting Analyst - TS/SCI w/polygraph required - Multiple positions

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking multiple Principal or Senior Principal Technical Targeting Analyst(s) to join our teams of diverse individuals in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area.

How do cyber terrorists get past the industry's best? They don't. There are too many of us fighting virtual threats, protecting enterprises and entire countries from large-scale attacks. From creating a city-wide wireless network for our first responders, to protecting our nation from cyber threats, to building software-defined radios that change how our military communicates our Cyber & Intelligence Mission Solutions (CIMS) Division helps life run smoothly and safely.

If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and to be fully, directly engaged with the safeguarding of our nation's security, then what is happening in the CIMS Division is the place for you. This is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; people, teamwork, learning and delivering value to our customers. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to continue to push us to the next level.

Roles and Responsibilities:

You will perform all source analysis using a variety of tools to support customer mission. You will identify information to address intelligence gaps, and provide timely, concise, and accurate feedback to the customer. You will be prepared to present data and findings on an as needed basis. You will draft, coordinate, and disseminate data and findings. You will assist in the preparation of responses to tasking/requirements and provide briefings on assigned accounts. Must possess the ability to perform liaison work with the customer and the overall team.

This position is located in Northern Virginia. A TS/SCI with Polygraph is required.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.


This requisition may be filled at either a Principal or Senior Principal level.

Basic Qualifications
for a Principal Technical Targeting Analyst are a Bachelor's Degree and five years of professional experience. Four years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.

Basic Qualifications
for a Sr. Principal Technical Targeting Analyst are a Bachelor's degree and nine years of professional experience. Four years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.

Must have a working understanding of social media platforms

Must have experience with core targeting tools, and experience working across multiple groups for TTA

Must have experience driving full customer cycle, and experience in coordinating/writing customer documents

Must have experience working with CONUS and OCONUS elements

Active TS/SCI with poly clearance required

Preferred Qualifications:

Demonstrated outstanding verbal, written, and visual communication skills

Must be a team player and able to work in an open, collaborative, and ideas-driven environment

Strong interpersonal and outreach skills

Strong self-starter and self-initiator

Experience working with complex data

Understanding of partner organizations reporting

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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