Technology Targeting Specialist – Mid

Cherokee Federal

Tampa, FL

Technology Targeting Specialist - Mid


***This position requires an active TS/Sensitive Compartmental Information (SCI) security clearance with the ability to obtain a Counterintelligence Polygraph clearance.***


Cherokee Preting is seeking ana Technology Targeting Specialist  to leverage publicly available information and provide all source analytic products in support of defense intelligence. 


Compensation & Benefits:

Pay commensurate with experience.


Full time benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other possible benefits as provided. Benefits are subject to change with or without notice.


Technology Targeting Specialist - Mid Responsibilities Include: 

  • Conduct Technology Targeting surveys.
  • Identify physical and acoustical security deficiencies and develop corrective actions to mitigate the identified deficiencies.
  • Provide covert and overt video support including installation and monitoring of closed- circuit systems.
  • Monitor radio frequency emissions and provides surveillance support.
  • Detect and analyze signals of interest for RF, power-line, telephony and digital information infrastructure.
  • Evaluate electronic processing equipment for security vulnerabilities.
  • Evaluate current and future equipment and produce information paper on the functionality, limitations and executability of all locally stored equipment.
  • Identify physical and acoustical security deficiencies and develop corrective actions to mitigate identified deficiencies.
  • Provide complex physical and technical security SME support to facilities under construction and provide cost-effective recommendations that meet policy requirements.
  • Recommend countermeasures to mitigate technical hazards and vulnerabilities and log them.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.


Technology Targeting Specialist - Mid Experience, Education, Skills, Abilities requested: 

  • Desired to have a minimum of eight (8) years of experience related to the Technology Targeting Specialist role with at least a portion of the experience within the last two (2) years.
  • Desired to have a bachelor’s degree in an area related to the Technology Targeting Specialist position.
  • Current TS/SCI security clearance with the ability to obtain a Counterintelligence polygraph.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of the Technology Targeting Specialist activities required to meet mission requirements.
  • Demonstrates mastery of qualitative and quantitative analytic methodologies and pursue developments in academia or other fields that affect tradecraft methodology.
  • Ability to define comprehensive, new, or unique research approaches that enable rigorous assessments to address and contribute to high-level tasks.
  • Ability to demonstrate in-depth analysis of analytic operations and knowledge management issues across organizational and intra-IC boundaries and clearly articulates key findings.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal oversight.
  • Ability to communicate understanding from information that may be incomplete, indirect, highly complex, seemingly unrelated, and / or technically advanced. 
  • Demonstrates ability to collaborate and work with other IC members on information sharing, driving collection, and addressing analytic disputes and conflict resolution.
  • Ability to develop concise, insightful, and comprehensive products for defense intelligence.
  • Must pass pre-employment qualifications of Cherokee Federal.


Company Information:

Cherokee Preting (Preting) provides support, services, and solutions to federal and commercial customers.  The company takes a personalized approach to solving our clients' toughest challenges, helping you make the most of your skills.  Preting is part of Cherokee Federal – a team of tribally owned federal contracting companies.  For more information, visit


#CherokeeFederal #LI-CK2


Searchable job titles

  • Counterintelligence Agent
  • TSCM
  • Radio Frequency Technician
  • Countermeasures Engineer
  • COMSEC Specialist



  • Radio Frequency
  • Countermeasures
  • Security Vulnerabilities
  • Digital Information Infrastructure
  • Surveillance Support


Legal Disclaimer: Cherokee Federal is an equal opportunity employer. Please visit for information regarding our Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Statement, Accommodation request, and Presidential EO 14042 Notice.