Open Source Intelligence Integrator - French/Arabic Linguist

  • Reston, VA
  • Contract

Company Description

Quick Services LLC is an nine-year old U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). QSL draws upon generations of business and special operations expertise to deliver best-in-class services around the world. QSL excels at understanding the client’s needs, establishing lasting partnerships and surpassing client expectations. The ongoing business operations and reputation of QSL is built upon the principles of fair dealing and ethical conduct by everyone in the organization. Our reputation for integrity and excellence requires careful observance of the spirit and letter of all applicable laws and regulations, as well as scrupulous regard for the highest standards of conduct and personal integrity.

Job Description


QSL is currently seeking Open Source Intel Analysts with fluency in Arabic and French, as well as experience supporting Special Operations Forces. These analysts will serve on a unique, multi-discipline team assisting JIEDDO-COIC and deployed Special Operations Forces with fused intelligence products in order to enhance SOF efforts to disrupt enemy networks that employ or facilitate Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs).

Detailed Responsibilities:

The Open Source Intelligence Integrator will assist in developing processes that focus on developing SOF Situational Understanding of threat networks and the friendly communities of action focused on dismantling, disrupting, and defeating them. The Open Source Intelligence Integrator will prioritize and categorize requests for information, conduct near and long term analyses of device and network-centric problem sets through the analysis of open source information, as well as fuse and prioritize multiple open source data sources to facilitate disruption and defeat of threat networks that employ or facilitate IEDs.

The Open Source Intelligence Integrator will focus on problem sets at the tactical through operational levels while applying a thorough understanding of open source analysis as well as the ops/intelligence fusion process to compile, collate, analyze and evaluate all sources of intelligence and information associated with IEDs and their employment/facilitation by terrorist, insurgent, or criminal networks.

The Open Source Intelligence Integrator will work closely with other members of a multi-discipline team to identify capabilities and vulnerabilities of targeted enemy organizations and decipher and identify trends, patterns and key nodes highlighting their relationships to the targeted enemy networks. The Open Source Intelligence Integrator must understand the intelligence process to compile, collate, analyze, produce, and evaluate all-source intelligence as well as provide open source and language subject matter expertise.

The Integrator must be able to provide guidance and mentorship to other analysts and should be able to provide daily feedback to the team lead on product development. The Open Source Intelligence Integrator must also possess the ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing.

The Open Source Intelligence Integrator must have near-native or native-level understanding of the AO-related language as well as experience in shaping intelligence products that support tactical or strategic goals set forth by the supported unit commander in order to create actionable target support packages.

Successful applicants will have documented experience working with multidiscipline operations/intelligence teams and familiarity with other elements of the DoD, the interagency and coalition partners.

The Open Source Intelligence Integrator must have the ability to participate in and lead meetings, conferences, and engagements to exchange information, assist in making decisions, and/or provide updates. The Intelligence Integrator must have the ability to identify and analyze problems and generate recommended solutions based upon experience working with elements of the DoD, interagency and international elements.


Experience and Education:

The Open Source Intelligence Integrator should have the ability to perform tasks and provide training to support the client in the uses and capabilities of the following web-based intelligence tools, software, and databases: Multimedia Message Manager (M3), Terrorism Identities Datamart Environment (TIDE), ICReach SIGINT database, Analyst Notebook /Palantir link analysis software, ArcGIS spatial analysis software, and Microsoft productivity software and applications as needed. The Open Source Intelligence Integrator should also have an in-depth knowledge of social media platforms, blogging ecosystems, and a working knowledge of how social media communications can be analyzed to develop real-time understanding of ongoing events.

The Open Source Intelligence Integrator should have familiarity with the following methodologies: F3EAD, CALEB/IWA, Social Network Analysis and CARVER.

This position may require recurring domestic and international travel.

The applicant may be called upon to support 24-hour watch operations.

Additional Information

QSL offers a full benefits package to include:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) 30 days your first year, 35 after that.
  • Comprehensive Health, Dental and Life Insurance
  • Education/Tuition Assistance
  • Employee Referral Bonuses
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan—5% match after six months of employment.
  • QSL Profit Sharing Plan
  • QSL Flexible Spending Account