Targeting Instructor

Job Locations US-VA-Reston
Full Time


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Intrepid Solutions is currently seeking a Targeting Instructor to support the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)'s Joint Improvised-Threat Defeat Organization or JIDO.

The Targeting Instructor will develop coursework as well as conduct training that reflects current and relevant improvised threat curricula to DTRA personnel; Combatant Commands and their conventional and special operations forces; NATO and Coalition forces; Interagency partners; and Other Government agencies as requested. The Instructor / Training Specialist will ensure that all materials, educational processes and curricula delivery are in compliance with National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) accreditation requirements and Defense Intelligence Education and Training Board (DITEB) requirements.



  • Provide classroom, distance learning, or MTT instruction for JIDO curricula on Targeting and Targeting Support products, advanced analytics, analytic tradecraft, and technology integration to personnel in Continental United States (CONUS) or Outside the Continental United States (OCONUS) sites, including hazardous duty areas.
  • Specific responsibilities include providing instruction to analysts and warfighters on the research, analysis and assessments required in the development of targeting packages.
  • Maintain current instructor certification IAW JIDO J7 Standard Operating Procedures and DoD Defense Intelligence Training and Education Board requirements.
  • Comply with Foreign Disclosure Office and Intelligence Community Authorized Classification and Control Markings.
  • Provide for routine review and updating of course material to maintain currency and utility.
  • Other duties may be assigned as necessary



  • This position operates on a standard 8 hour schedule Monday - Friday.
  • Position currently allows for remote support due to COVID guidelines, but ultimately the position will require 100% onsite support based on changes in guidelines and/or restrictions.  Qualified candidates will only be considered in commutable proximity to the Reston, VA work location, or with intention of relocation. 


TRAVEL: Position does not anticipate regular travel, but candidates should be open to short periods of travel as requested.



CLEARANCE: Active Top Secret / SCI ***TS/SCI required upon application for initial consideration.   This position is not open for any clearance upgrades reactivation, or sponsorship.***



  • Bachelors degree, required.




  • Five to Eight or more(5-8+) years' experience working with military tactical, operational, and strategic level units to include recent experience developing targeting packages consisting of detailed, actionable intelligence for nominated targets based on detailed analysis of relevant all source intelligence information, including related intelligence disciplines and network analysis of potential targets
  • Experience using analytic software such as Palantir, Analyst Notebook, or JIDO's Attack the Network Tools Suite
  • 2+ years of Formal instructor training/certification and experience teaching in the intelligence field or on topics involving improvised threats
  • Experience as a Targeteer or Targeting Analyst
  • Strong, detail-oriented analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills




Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


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