NANA Regional Corporation Intelligence Analyst Subject Matter Expert 1 (Must have a Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility and be able to pass a CI polygraph) in Vienna, Virginia

Intelligence Analyst Subject Matter Expert 1 (Must have a Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility and be able to pass a CI polygraph)


SAVA services and solutions, an Akima, LLC company helps our federal clients provide for national security, improve communications and collaboration, secure the integrity of information systems and networks, enhance data collection and analysis, and increase efficiency and mission effectiveness. We’re at the forefront of the communications breakthroughs that bring Federal, state, local and International organizations together for leading edge collaborative solutions in our fight against global crime and terrorism.


SAVA is seeking candidates to serve as a resource relative to all aspects of terrorist watchlisting nominations and shall focus on the nominations review and approval process, including quality assurance (QA) and data integrity measures, for inclusion of information into electronic systems, and perform a variety of highly complex and detailed analytical functions relative to the compliance with various laws, Executive Orders (EOs), directives and policies. Candidates will conduct complicated searches of various database systems to locate any data regarding a particular subject / topic and shall work effectively with a variety of partners to accomplish mission, navigating differing priorities, goals, and opinions. As appropriate and necessary, they will consistently and appropriately interpret guidance and policy documents in the most difficult circumstances and shall provide mentorship and training to less experienced personnel and ensure consistent quality across work unit. As appropriate and necessary, candidates will serve as leaders in relation to the nominations review and approval process, including QA and data integrity measures; and conduct scheduling of other personnel and serve as reviewers of work performed by other analysts in addition to their own duties.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Possess a Top Secret Clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) eligibility and the ability to pass a US Government counterintelligence polygraph examination.

  • Advanced Degree required.

  • Minimum of seven (7) years of relevant experience are required (Intelligence Analysis).

  • Possess expert knowledge and mastery in the application of a wide range of qualitative and/or quantitative methods for the assessment and improvement of program effectiveness and/or the improvement of complex management processes, systems, and procedures.

  • Possess mastery knowledge of applicable theories, principles, practices, approaches, and techniques of research, survey methodology, and analysis concepts.

  • Possess comprehensive knowledge of the range of administrative laws, executive orders, directives, policies, regulations, and precedents applicable to the administration of customer programs.

  • Possess analytical ability to design and conduct comprehensive management and/or program studies where the boundaries are extremely broad and difficult to determine and to develop logical, clear, and well-documented recommendations and conclusions.

  • Possess expert ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing, in order to tactfully and persuasively advise and guide executive management relative to a variety of issues which can be delicate in nature; includes making presentations and preparing complete, clear, and concise formal and informal reports, correspondence, briefings, charts, tables, and graphs that are distributed throughout the customer and its partner agencies.

  • Possess the ability to plan, organize, and direct team study work and to negotiate effectively with management to accept and implement recommendations, where theproposals involve substantial customer resources, and require extensive changes in established procedures.

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required.Subject to the terms of an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as may be necessary.

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Job: Security, Intelligence & Defense Analysis

Primary Location: US-VA-Vienna

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: SAV03737