HOT JOBS / Irregular Warfare Staff Operations Officers, Tampa, Florida (410)

IntelligenceCareers.comOrbis Operations is a leading irregular warfare training and consulting firm supporting the US Department of Defense and Intelligence Community as well as commercial clients.

Orbis is currently seeking a Staff Operations Officer to support a client’s operational requirements in the Tampa, FL area. The position requires an active Top Secret and Sensitive Compartmented Information eligible with a polygraph examination.  Successful candidate will work well in team environments and will be capable of operating independently with minimal supervision.  Candidate will interact with customer personnel at all levels within the customer organization. The position requires prior experience in supporting HUMINT operations and the Intelligence Community.

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The primary function of a Staff Operations Officer is to support operational elements by providing operational research and analysis in furtherance of the client’s operational objectives.  Officers will utilize customer-specific databases to conduct multiple layers of research and write summaries, reports, official correspondence, and guidance.  Officers will also be expected to provide thorough and knowledgeable briefings on the analysis to customer management.  Daily activities include:

  • Manage a full range of operational and support activities for overseas missions
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for a volume of ongoing cases
  • Provide operational guidance for ongoing cases, ensuring any CI issues are identified to protect the client’s personnel and facilities
  • Design particular classified activities, propose recommendations, and identify the pros/cons of possible operational scenarios
  • Coordinate legal and policy issues affecting cases
  • Provide briefings on cases to senior customer officials, identifying potential issues on cases

Additionally, officers will provide a limited amount of administrative assistance in support of team personnel.  Candidates will be expected to demonstrate proficiency in classified databases and develop relationships with various operational components to meet the client’s requirements.

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  • TS/SCI with Polygraph and 7 years of experience as a Staff Operations Officer and prior experience in supporting DoD HUMINT operations.
  • Ability to plan and organize tasks independently
  • Exercise sound operational judgment
  • Strong written and oral communication, organization, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to pose creative solutions to operational challenges

Orbis Operations is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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