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24-1001: Operational Security (OPSEC) Analyst

Quantico, VA, USA

Job Type

Full Time - Active Top Secret w/ SCI Eligibility Required

About the Role

MeriTec Services, Inc. is looking for an eager and qualified OPSEC Analyst to join our team. The Operations Security Analyst shall have experience with associated Marine Corps, Department of the Navy, Joint, Department of Defense (DoD) and coalition OPSEC policies, doctrine, and processes. Task requirements include analysis and application of technical guidelines, operational requirements, and evaluation standards for MOST to accomplish its Marine Corps mission. Tasks may require off-site support and periodic CONUS and OCONUS travel.


  • Participate in OPSEC assessments and surveys of Marine Corps CONUS and OCONUS Commands, and gather information, provide advice, opinion, recommendations, and other non-distortionary services to the development of subsequent findings and reports

  • Support in the development of a systems engineering approach to continue the development of the MOST and supporting processes

  • Facilitate coordination with Deputy Commandant, Plans, Policies and Operations in ensuring USMC Policy on OPSEC meets all DoD and Joint Staff levied requirements

  • Assist the Service Enterprise, from Supporting Establishment to Operating Forces, with adhering to USMC Policy on OPSEC

  • Support the Service's combat development institutions and processes to assist Government personnel develop OPSEC capability across the enterprise that addresses DOTMLPF gaps

  • Facilitate the coordination of the development of USMC OPSEC capability with DON, and all Joint and DoD levied requirements

  • Provide advice, opinions, recommendations and other non-discretionary services for Marine Corps OPSEC doctrine and policy enhancements

  • Support the development of analytical approaches to integrate OPSEC planning initiatives and efforts into military operations and evaluating/validating its implementation

  • Assist with coordinating OPSEC support from military and Governmental agencies, as needed, to include, but not limited to: the Interagency OPSEC Support Staff (IOSS), Joint Information Operations Warfare Center/Joint OPSEC Support Element (JOSE), Service Information Warfare Centers or OPSEC Support Elements, and the Joint Staff

  • Support the development of OPSEC-specific analytical reports to support vulnerability assessments and OPSEC programs

  • Support the development of trends and analysis reports concerning Marine Corps OPSEC posture and maintain currency in awareness of "OPSEC Best Practices" across the service and DoD

  • Support the development and submission of ad-hoc reports

  • Support the integration OPSEC into support of USMC MILDEC and SIGMAN initiatives

  • U.S. Citizenship

  • Possess excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Effectively use correct grammar and spelling in all written communications

  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft suite or similar applications required

  • Must be capable of responding to crisis events, new challenges, and solving security related problems

  • May be required to interact with local police, fire, and federal law enforcement agencies

  • Familiar with organizational structure and operation methods of the Marine Corps

About the Company

MeriTec Services Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy that all applicants be considered solely on the basis of qualifications and ability without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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