Watch Analyst (Watch Stander)

Alexandria, VA
Army and Other Agencies – Mission Support Services /
Full-time /
CSA is seeking a Watch Analyst to support the Federal Protective Services (FPS) Incident Management Division - Watch and Briefing Support Services. This position is in the Washington, DC area.

How Your Role Will Make an Impact:

    • Maintains situational awareness of DHS related events, incidents, and threats.
    • Collects and analyzes data and develops decision support software, service, or products.
    • Produces incident reports, reporting products, and briefs.
    • Maintains RFI database, tracks RFI’s, and ensures RFI’s are reviewed and approved.
    • Conducts limited analysis on data in the response to RFI’s.
    • Ensures Blotter is received and reviewed.
    • Produces, reviews, and briefs the DISAR. Distributes DISAR.
    • Updates watch turnover/pass down report.
    • Ensures SigAct Roll Up is received and reviewed.
    • Drafts Future Ops Report.
    • Drafts Alert Bulletin, Flash report and NPPD Daily Update.
    • Requests data from FPS and NPPD entities.
    • Accesses, navigates, and utilize WebRMS, EIS, HSDN, HSIN, MIST, SharePoint, and Major Events Dashboard.
    • Reserves, setups, and connects VTC.

What You Will Need to Join Our Award-Winning Team:

    • Clearance: Must possess and maintain an active Secret Clearance/Ability to obtain and maintain an active Secret Clearance.
    • Three (3) years of related experience.
    • Bachelor's Degree.
    • Must be able to pass DHS Suitability.
    • Ability to works shifts supporting 24/7/365 requirements.

What Sets You Apart:

    • Knowledge of WebRMS, EIS, HSDN, HSIN, MIST, SharePoint, and Major Events Dashboard.

Why You’ll Love This Job:

    • Purpose filled roles that contribute to impactful solutions to advance our federal clients' mission.
    • Daily opportunities to develop new skills.
    • Collaborative team environment.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.

Applicants may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; an active United States Department of Defense security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

As a federal contractor, CSA will abide by the client’s infectious disease protocols.

WE BELIEVE great companies know who they are and what they stand for. CSA’s common purpose and core values were purposefully developed to create a culture focused on unlocking the full potential of our people—so they are inspired to solve our clients’ toughest challenges. It’s no secret, we owe the past 18 years of our success to our outstanding and ambitious team members. To support our hard working team, we offer an environment focused on learning and growth, an awesome benefits package, and opportunities to build a long and successful career.
We are constantly on the hunt for talented, forward-thinking problem solvers with an energetic attitude and a strong work ethic to join our elite team of CSAers.   

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