Tactical Intelligence Analyst
Fremont, CA - United States

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Job Summary:

The Tactical Intelligence Analyst, assigned to a specific client, is responsible for collecting, analyzing and disseminating real-time, open source incidents in the North American region, and may support other regions. The Analyst may seek information regarding mis- or disinformation campaigns by state or non-state actors, violent incidents, dangerous organizations (terrorist, OCG), civic integrity, and areas related to cybersecurity.

Essential Functions:

  1. Represent Pinkerton's core values of integrity, vigilance, and excellence.
  2. Monitor open source platforms and analyze North American events including its impact to assets.
  3. Monitor for threats against user's open source tools.
  4. Conduct damage assessments on violent incidents and human-made disasters.
  5. Send communications to cross-functional partners and complete safety check activations.
  6. Create operational briefs for leadership, as requested.
  7. Develop forecast reports on regional threats, as requested.
  8. Identify new and emerging incidents that may pose a risk to the client's people, users, assets, or reputation.
  9. Investigate potential malicious activity or miscommunication on user pages;
    • Initiate appropriate actions, as necessary.
  10. All other duties, as assigned.

Education, Experience, and Certifications:

Bachelor's degree in political science, international relations, philosophy, STEM or other related studies, with two or more years of experience in corporate security or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to perform the essential functions of the job, as determined by the company will be considered. Pinkerton is an inclusive employer who seeks candidates with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.


  • Customer service experience within a fast-paced environment.
  • Open source research experience.
  • Strong statistical and geospatial analysis experience.
  • Background in Geospatial Analysis (i.e., ArcGIS Pro, QGIS) preferred.
  • Travel, educational, and language experience abroad, preferred.
  • Critical thinking and problem resolution skills.
  • Knowledge of viewing graphic images/videos.
  • Effective time management skills.
  • Able to write clear and concise reports.
  • Serve as an effective team player.
  • Able to remain calm and professional within a fast-paced/high-stress situation.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment under multiple deadlines and competing priorities.
  • Able to carry out responsibilities with little or no supervision.
  • Computer skills; Microsoft Office, Statistics (qualitative or quantitative) using SPSS, R or other stats analysis software, Python and/or SQL.

Working Conditions:

With or without reasonable accommodation, requires the physical and mental capacity to perform effectively all essential functions. In addition to other demands, the demands of the job include:

  • Must undergo and meet company standards for background and reference checks, drug testing, and/or behavioral selection survey.
  • Maintain composure in dealing with authorities, executives, clients, staff, and the public occasionally under conditions of urgency and in pressure situations.
  • Exposure to sensitive, traumatic and confidential information.
  • Regular computer usage.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently.
  • Manual dexterity required for occasional reaching and lifting of small objects and operating office equipment.
  • Close and distance vision and ability to adjust focus.
  • Travel, as required.

Pinkerton is an equal opportunity employer and provides equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race/ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/prenatal status, pregnancy/childbirth or related conditions, religion, creed, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any protected status by local, state, federal or country-specific law.

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