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Security Operations & Intelligence Center Analyst

Cambridge, Massachusetts Position Type Full Time Req ID: 2023-1012647

Allied Universal® Executive Protection and Intelligence Services, North America’s leading specialized protection company, provides rewarding careers that give you a sense of purpose. While working in a dynamic, diverse and inclusive workplace, you will be part of a team that fuels a culture that will reflect in our communities and customers we serve.

Allied Universal Executive Protection and Intelligence Services is hiring a Level 3 Intelligence Analyst position for a Security Operations and Intelligence Center (SOIC) in Cambridge, MA. This position is Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm as well as flexible on-call times. The Level 3 Analyst should have a passion for analysis, problem-solving and advising decision makers. This is a multi-functional role that collaborates closely with numerous internal and external stakeholders/partners. The Level 3 Analyst must possess strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to write analytical reports and studies as required by SOIC supervisory chain. Analyst must be able to maintain a positive attitude and articulate their thoughts in a clear, concise and respectable manner during normal day-to-day business operations and times of increased frustration and stress.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and produce intelligence-driven support products that assess risk, analyzes data/information to mitigate vulnerabilities to the clients, assets, operations, strategy and brand reputation.
  • Assist in the review of incident reporting products that are delivered to higher level supervisors and client leadership.
  • Prepare and present intelligence briefings to management or targeted audience on a regular basis.
  • Work with highly confidential/proprietary information on a daily basis.
  • Complete multiple tasks simultaneously and function in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision.
  • Maintain proficiency with web-based social media platforms, search tools, productivity applications and communication technology, the ability to utilize all available OSINT resources.
  • Plan and implement intelligence reporting processes with little or no supervision, at times under stressful conditions.
  • Develop an expertise to discern trends and warnings and provide an accurate understanding of present and future threats.
  • Assist in identifying threats, exposures and make proactive recommendations to mitigate the confirmed and potential threats.
  • Maintain systematic threat assessment, information and records.
  • Provide direct support for regional security operations, event security, executive protection and intelligence needs.
  • Coordinate and communicate with various stakeholders regarding intelligence requirements.
  • Initiate, execute and maintain positive intelligence relationships inside and outside the organization. Safeguard and maintain highly sensitive and confidential information regarding the Client, the Client’s operations and its intellectual property.
  • Monitor national events and incidents; report on potential impact to Client and their critical infrastructure.
  • Provide travel risk management support to include traveler tracking and monitoring, pre-travel assessments and alerting.
  • Provide oversight and assistance with access control, access card procedures, Lenel reports and CCTV investigations.
  • Ability to interact effectively at all levels of the organization and across diverse cultural and language barriers.
  • Ability to quickly adapt as the external environment and organization evolves.
  • Use multiple sources to identify and analyze potential risks, business opportunities and/or threats to the client’s corporate critical infrastructure: it’s employees, customers, reputation, assets and executives.
  • Use analytical techniques, tools and tradecraft to mitigate risk and add value to business decisions.
  • Identify relevant emerging trends/threats and early warning indicators.
  • Conduct regular monitoring of online open source intelligence, social media platforms, the dark web and vendor tools for known and potential threats to the client, employees, assets and emerging incidents.
  • Collect, assess and organize intelligence and data into relevant, actionable reports.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • College degree or equivalent in any relevant field such as security studies, law enforcement, intelligence, political science, international affairs; advanced degree is not required.
  • 2+ years of relevant work experience in intelligence or in related (to include academic) fields.
  • Corporate intelligence, military intelligence or government intelligence agency experience preferred but not required.
  • Proven ability to work with highly confidential information.
  • Demonstrated ability to complete multiple tasks simultaneously and function in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision.
  • Strong analytic, oral and written presentation skills to include the ability to deliver communications centered on the target audience.
  • Advanced proficiency in, or the aptitude and willingness to rapidly learn, web-based social media platforms, search tools, productivity applications and communication technology.

Compensation, Benefits & Perks:

$100,000 to $108,000 annually, depending on experience

Allied Universal® Executive Protection and Intelligence Services offers industry leading benefits, which are available to all full-time employees:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision coverage
  • Free employee life insurance
  • 401K
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Paid holidays and flexible PTO (Paid Time Off)
  • Great company culture and work/life balance

Allied Universal® is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or relationship/association with a protected veteran, or any other basis or characteristic protected by law. For more information:

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