Technical Security Analyst/Researcher Primary Location: Germantown, MD Must be a U.S. citizen Security Clearance: Active DOE "Q" or TOP SECRET equivalent with SCI access This position is contingent upon award Job Summary The Technical Security Analyst will provide research and analysis service according to or directly related to the scope of work. Primary Accountabilities * Provide research and analysis service in accordance with or directly related to the scope of work. * Provide briefings, on analysis results, to members of management, the professional staff, and to the customer. * Exercise independent judgment and initiative in solving problems and performing complex technical efforts in specialty area by conducting research and analysis and provide professional national level assessments of technical security issues. * Conduct research and analyze data to establish trends, identify threats, vulnerabilities, and potential areas of interest for technical security programs. * Support TSP by utilizing specialized software provided for data mining and link analysis. * Establish a fundamental understanding of DOE and TSP operations to include policies and procedures, and data sources available for analysis. * Demonstrate fundamental understanding of investigative and intelligence processes to include the intelligence cycle. * Proactively develop intelligence to provide support in accomplishing TSP objectives and mission. * Provide TSP support by utilizing specialized software provided for data mining and link analysis. * Submit detailed reports to DOE regarding research and intelligence findings. * Other functions are to provide, within the specialty area, plan and initiate studies for original or advanced areas of customer problems and determines the techniques or methods involved that will accomplish the objectives. * Develop and analyze analytical data, techniques and methodology for the solution of highly complex problems. * Review reports and other products intended for release to the customers to ensure that technical merit and style of presentation reflect the highest quality. * Analyze problem studies and problem history and prepare technical and managerial reports, including feasibility and desirability of extensions or modifications to the problem, program or system. * Generally, provide knowledge and problem-solving abilities that are integral to the project in a specialty area of study. Knowledge and Skills * Excellent verbal and written communication skills. * Proficient in Microsoft Windows OS and Microsoft Suite. * Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines. * Strong problem-solving skills with an interest and ability to conduct analysis and report on findings. * The candidate must demonstrate the ability to work independently in providing consulting, research and analytical products (Classified and Unclassified) on specialized projects that are professional in nature. * The ability to plan and manage an activity with committed objectives, schedules, and costs. Experience and Education * Minimum seven (7) years of experience in a specific field related to the scope of work. * Requires thorough knowledge of the principles and concepts of National Level Analytical and Research Products. Physical Requirements and Work Environment * The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. * Employee is required to be able to occasionally stand; walk; sit; use hands and /or fingers to handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; operated vehicles and office equipment, reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop; kneel; talk or hear; taste or smell. * Physical and psychological capabilities are required which allow him/her to perform activities during sustained periods of intense concentration, working with electrical hazards, under adverse weather conditions, in confined and restricted areas. * The ability to climb and work at heights; lift and carry heavy loads of at least 50 pounds Travel * TBD Disclaimer The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Company Overview Obsidian Solutions Group (OSG) is a diversified consulting and technology company providing flexible and responsive solutions to federal, state, and local agencies and organizations. Our core domains are overseas and domestic mission support operations, collection/analysis/identification, and information technology. Obsidian Solutions Group is comprised of strategic and operational personnel who provide its clients deep domain expertise across a comprehensive spectrum of skill sets, allowing mission accomplishment and development of long-term capabilities. Obsidian Solutions Group is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, any other non-merit factor, or any other characteristic protected by law.