Intelligence Watch Officer – Mid #3272


  • US-VA-Winchester
  • Cybersecurity & Intelligence
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Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers–people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation that improves governmental operations each day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?


Provides analysis and research for industry, infrastructure, technology, country, geographic area, biographic and targeted vulnerability. Prepares assessments of current events based on the sophisticated collection, research and analysis of classified and open source information. Develops and maintains analytical procedures to meet changing requirements and ensure maximum operations. Collects data using a combination of standard intelligence methods and business processes.

1. Monitors and analyzes all strategic and operational aspects of political, military, and economic developments for the countries in the Areas of Operational Responsibility (AOR) and Areas of Interest (AOI).
2. Connects pieces of information that is available from different sources like field agents and form reliable reports on anti-terrorism and national security to deal with potential threats.
3. Assesses the believability of the information from the reliable sources, collects it and validates intelligence to protect the nation.
4. Assesses future and on-going political-military developments, military capabilities and doctrine, weapons acquisitions, and employment of military forces within each country.
5. Researches, authors, and coordinates threat assessments to support the Commander and the other senior leadership.


Bachelor’s with 5 – 8 years (or commensurate experience)

Required Skills and Experience
  • Must have previous watch officer experience working in an intelligence watch center.
  • Utilizing multiple forms of communications systems (e.g. telephone, fax, radio, etc.);
  • Proficient in the operation of all continuity communications platforms required by the Office of Science and Technology Policy/Office of management and Budget (OSTP/OMB) Directive D-16-1
  • TS SCI and CI POLY required

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Experience working in a high stress environment;
  • Utilizing emergency response team rosters and emergency notification tools;
  • Recognizing situational awareness indicators and executing judgment of potential impact on mission operations;
  • Developing clear and concise written products that require minimal revision;
  • Facilitating emergency communications;
  • Monitoring facility infrastructure to ensure readiness for emergency conditions;
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Continuous information sharing, knowledge management, communications, and reporting support.
  • Conduct alert notification of individuals and teams for the orderly transition to crisis team operations and processes, if required.
  • Draft daily and event driven Situational Awareness Reports providing daily situational awareness of ongoing and emerging events.
  • Provide support to ongoing IC continuity response activities, to include the ROC and alternate facility plans and procedures.




COVID Policy: New employees will be required to adhere to the Company’s and its clients’ COVID-19 safety procedures. In the event that the COVID-19 vaccination mandate for Federal Contractors is enforced, you must become fully vaccinated or request and be approved for an exemption. Employees working onsite at a client location must comply with our client’s COVID-19 requirements.

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disabled

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