Counterintelligence Officer

Idaho National Laboratory
  • Location
    Idaho Falls, Idaho
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
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  • Posted
    Jan 12

Position description

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The DOE Counterintelligence Directorate (IN-20), Idaho Field Office (IFO) for Idaho National Laboratory is seeking a forward-thinking, Counterintelligence Officer (CIO)

Responsibilities Include:

  • Conduct highly professional Counterintelligence (CI) and Counter Terrorism (CT) investigations.
  • Work closely with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), DOE CI headquarters elements and the United States Intelligence Community (USIC) to detect, deter and mitigate threats focused on Idaho National Laboratory (INL) entities, assets and personnel.
  • Make sound judgments and decisions in developing CI initiatives and investigative priorities.
  • Serve as an interface and liaison with local, state and federal law enforcement agencies or other applicable government departments.
  • Effectively conduct CI related briefings and debriefings to INL personnel.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college, fields such as law, national security or international relations are desirable and 8 years experience, a Master’s Degree and 6 years of experience, or a PhD and 4 years of experience.
  • (Preference given to candidates with a minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience as a CI officer or special agent conducting CI program activities to include sensitive inquiries or espionage investigations.)
  • A comprehensive understanding of applicable laws, orders, guidelines, directives, policies and procedures as related to all CI activities.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the USIC agencies’ missions and objectives.
  • Advanced interviewing and elicitation skills as well as demonstrated evidence of excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Functional computer literacy and be proficient in common computer applications and network applications.
  • Experience in providing CI support to Technology Protection.
  • Must be a US citizen and able to obtain a DOE security clearance at the Q/SCI levels. Individual is subject to a random CI scope polygraph examination.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Preference will be given to a candidate with expertise or advanced knowledge of foreign intelligence threats/methodologies targeting US Government, DOE, and Private Industry critical equities.

Job Information:

  • Salary Grade: 220

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