The KeyW Corporation OSR Analyst in Fort Belvoir, Virginia


Primary duties include:

  • Integrate foreign language open source information and data, conduct analysis, and produce open-source products in response to priority information requirements on political, military, economic, social, criminal, or counterterrorism issues.

  • Provide foreign language and cultural subject matter expertise support as part of an open source research (OSR) data analysis cell.

  • Provide analysis of foreign language media articles, to include social media content, from various and diverse sources of information, considering each source's unique biases.

  • Apply knowledge of history, local customs, and current events in targeting, assessment, and trend analysis processes.

  • Monitor local/regional print media sources, radio, television and satellite transmissions, social media platforms, and provide assessments of operational impacts.

  • Conduct internet searches of geographic and topical interest for inclusion into analytical OSR reports and products.

  • Conduct research using publicly available search engines, customer-defined software and applications, and tools for locating, identifying, and collecting information of interest.

  • Process open source information of interest to include translation and interpretation to determine community sentiment, identify cultural nuances, and enable metadata discovery to define an actor's social media presence and influence across one or more social media platforms.

  • Research, evaluate, correlate, analyze, integrate, and interpret information across multiple social media platforms to draw baseline inferences of the social media environment or define and describe the social media environment within a given topic area.

  • Analyze social media information to derive temporal and spatial correlations to support customer requirements.

  • Develop social networks and perform nodal network analysis.

  • Provide specialized analytical products.

  • Perform Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) as required.


Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 6 years of experience.

  • OR High School with 10 years of experience.

  • ILR L3/R3 Arabic language as measured by the DLPT or comparable test.

Desired Skills:

  • Military experience preferred.

  • Deployment experience strongly preferred.

  • Master's degree preferred.


  • High School.

Clearance Requirement:

  • Active TS/SCI clearance is required.

KeyW is an EEO employer . We are committed to providing fair and equal employment consideration, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

How to Apply?

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Recruiting Point of Contact:

Yafez Siddique:

About the Organization

KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.

KeyW, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun—because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.

ID 2018-18685

# of Openings 1

Posted Date Information Technology

Default: Location : Location US-VA-Fort Belvoir

Job Locations US-VA-Fort Belvoir