The KeyW Corporation Sr. Watch Analyst in Washington, District Of Columbia


KeyW Corporation is currently seeking a Sr. Watch Analyst with a current Top Secret clearance located in Washington, D.C.


The Intelligence Watch Analyst will be responsible for:

  • Providing analytic support to a 24/7/365 Government Watch Center.

  • Maintaining awareness of current, relevant, and actionable intelligence.

  • Conducting current intelligence research and analysis across open-source and classified information platforms, focusing on indicators and warnings of threats, infrastructure protection, border security, and cybersecurity.

  • Identifying and assessing current and emerging threats and vulnerabilities as they relate to Homeland Security and its daily delivery to the Department's Chief Intelligence Officer

  • Maintaining operational awareness of key resources and flows of information.

  • Using IC-derived best practices to work independently on complex problems in all phases of the intelligence/law enforcement analysis.

  • Triaging intelligence and preparing analytical assessments to provide strategic and operational support to decision-makers.

  • Coordinating with DHS Component, SLTT, and IC members, as needed, on current intelligence and emerging threats.

  • Participating in multi-agency outreach activities between DHS and other members of the IC.

  • Interacting daily with Senior Leadership on various matters concerning branch duties and tasks.

  • Writing intelligence-related reports and summaries under tight timelines and strict guidelines.

The position involves performing critical duties and responsibilities during crisis situations and contingency operations. Responsiveness to elevated threat levels may requires special consideration, such as temporary relocation and extended or rotational hours of work.

The preferred candidate will have the following:

  • Ability to work in 24/7/365 Watch Center environment

  • Exercise creative thinking and ideation to advance our business performance.

  • Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet the customer’s changing business needs.

  • Strong professional writing skills


Minimum requirements include:

  • Top Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree and 8 years of relavent experience

This position requires a Top Secret clearance and the ability to obtain and maintain DHS suitability

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.


Top Secret clearance

KeyW EEO Statement

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.

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ID 2019-18755

# of Openings 1

Posted Date Intelligence Analyst

Job Locations US-DC-Washington