Legion Systems, LLC

Technical Targeting Subject Matter Expert

Job Locations US-NC
Job ID 2021-1279
# of Openings


Legion Systems seeks exceptionally qualified individuals to serve as a Technical Targeting Subject Matter Expert (TT SME) to support USSOCOM. TT SME provides support to assist USSOCOM Staff in the conduct of targeting analysis and operations. The contractor shall provide all necessary specialized non-personal labor, material, and services necessary to perform intelligence operations, coordination, product production, data integration, synchronization, and prioritization of USSOCOM missions and operational objectives.

Employees must maintain global readiness and be available to deploy on a no-notice basis to hazardous duty/combat zones. Deployments may be to a theater of operations with permissive, uncertain, or hostile environments while living in austere conditions for extended periods.


Job Responsibilities: Technical Targeting SME shall provide comprehensive assessments of multiple types/sources of intelligence data and support the F3EAD Targeting Cycle in order to answer intelligence questions and provide recommendations for further action or collection. TT SMEs shall have experience in multiple analytic fields and be capable of applying each intelligence discipline to solve complex problems. The TT SME shall have firsthand experience targeting networks or individuals within networks and identifying vulnerabilities for exploitation.


Technical Targeting Subject Matter Expert (TT SME) shall possess the following qualifications:


  • Shall have ten (10) or more years of operational analysis in their analytical field and five (5) years of experience in a managerial level position in support of special operations and combat overseas tours with a SMU and or SOF in an operational environment providing a direct analysis support function.


  • Shall have advanced SIGINT knowledge to identify and or confirm individuals, organizations, facilities, locations, trends, or patterns of interest associated with objectives or network of interest in a collaborative environment. The contractor shall be highly proficient in utilizing current intelligence applications, tools, and databases to support target development, analytical efforts, and product development.


  • Shall have a minimum of two (2) years of experience exploiting large datasets, combining data with rules, algorithms, and layering with other data types to determine future possible outcomes, applicability to assigned target sets, and implementation of data.


  • Shall have advanced skillsets with the F3EAD Targeting Methodology to include broad knowledge of additional intelligence disciplines and significant demonstrable experience in their field capable of leading analytical efforts culminating in products.


  • Shall have demonstrated expertise in the Intelligence Cycle, HVI Targeting, Social Network Analysis, Patterns of Life Analysis and one or more of the following areas: Human Factors Analysis, Human Terrain Analysis, SIGINT Targeting, Convergence Analysis, and Intelligence training.


  • Shall possess an understanding of data structures and standards {e.g., Lists, Arrays, Stack, or Sorting and Searching), to assist in data model development necessary to support a cohesive data environment that is searchable across multiple data sets, and have the ability to evaluate new or unfamiliar datasets, for potential applicability to mission requirements, and integrate them into an analytic workflow.


  • Shall possess the ability to write basic scripts in either JavaScript, Python, C++, or Java in order to retrieve and manipulate unstructured and structured datasets, and have experience working with data formats such as JSON, XML, CSV, etc. in order to make knowledgeable decisions on which format will best meet the customer(s) needs and to complete routine tasks that may encounter one or many of the mentioned formats.


  • Shall have extensive knowledge in programming languages (e.g., Python, Pig, Anaconda, Visual Basic, or R}, spatial analysis tools and concepts, data mining methods, database structures and processing, and analytic information extraction and visualization.


  • Shall have experience in or demonstrated ability to learn and work with Multi-threaded, Big Data, distributive cloud architectures and frameworks such as, but not limited to Hadoop, MapReduce, Cloudera, Hive, Spark, Elastic Search, etc. for the purposes of performing data discovery, conducting analytic queries, and data processing.


  • Current Top Secret clearance and SCI eligible.


  • Must possess a valid US passport


  • Must be able to pass all pre-deployment requirements including a medical, dental, psychological, background, credit, and security screens as deemed necessary to be considered deployable.


  • Must be able to obtain all required immunizations deemed necessary by the contract.


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