Senior-SME WMD Analyst


Location: Charlottesville, VA
Clearance: TS/SCI (current), CI POLY
Travel: 5-10%

About Us:

Praetor Technologies is a Veteran Owned Company competitive with salaries and benefits that include health insurance, life insurance, disability Insurance, paid personal time off, and paid holidays.

Praetor is seeking an All Source Analyst focused on WMD CBRNE (Chemical , Biological, Radiological, Nuclear Effect) to support intelligence assessments, product development, and threat capability analysis of nuclear and radiological agents.



This is a unique position where you will assist to solve gaps and unknowns using innovative and possibly experimental theories and technology to detect, monitor, and assess nuclear and radiological WMD threats. The successful candidate will:

– Perform WMD analysis to develop creative and leading edge collection concepts and strategy
– Interface with academia, DoD, national labs, and IC to facilitate WMD issues
– Produce technical reports and briefings, project deliverables, and finished products
– Conduct long-term deep dive assessments
– Develop procedures and tradecraft
– Write reports detailing methods, results, and impacts to assigned WMD issues
– Determine patterns of life on associated activities, and build link diagrams or other charts to map key factors
– Assess transportation and security capabilities
– Evaluate WMD facilities and storage
– Support the team with expertise in nuclear and radiological agents and precursors, production processes, and emerging threats
– Ability to work on computer for long periods and communicate with individuals by telephone, email, and face to face
– Ability to travel, some may be required





– Bachelor’s degree in physics, nuclear engineering, chemical engineering, biology, or other relevant physical science
— Masters degree or PhD preferred
– Background in all-source intelligence research, collection, and analysis
– Background in nuclear weapon systems and security issues
– Experience with high energy materials and their exploitation
Familiarity with collaborative IC tools
– 16-18 years of related work experience with a Bachelor’s
– 10-12 years experience with a Masters degree or PhD
– Current US Passport or obtain one within 30 days of approval
– TS/SCI (active) or DOE Q security clearance, CI POLY

Praetor Technologies is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.