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Senior Technical Operations Advisor - TS/SCI with Polygraph Required

Senior Technical Operations Advisor - TS/SCI with Polygraph Required

locationWashington, DC, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/15/2023
Procurement / Operations
Full Time


LMI is currently seeking senior-level technical operations advisor with TS/SCI clearance (with polygraph) and more than 15 years of experience in the Defense Intelligence Enterprise and/or Intelligence Community.

LMI is a consultancy dedicated to improving the business of government, drawing from deep expertise in advanced analytics, digital services, logistics, and management advisory services. Established as a private, not-for-profit organization in 1961, LMI is a trusted third party to federal civilian and defense agencies, free of commercial and political bias. Our clients value our specialized services in logistics, intelligence, homeland security, health care, and energy and environment markets. We believe government can make a difference, and we seek talented, hardworking people who share that conviction. We offer a generous compensation package with excellent benefits that start the first day of employment. Business casual dress, flex time, and tuition reimbursement are a few of our many work-life benefits available to our employees.


The senior level candidate will have had leadership roles on several project teams which were focused in the areas listed below or have played key Subject Matter Expert roles on critical projects. They will have successfully identified new opportunities where skills were applied to address pressing client mission needs.

  • Technical Solutions
  • Technical Assessments
  • Emerging Technology and Innovation

Candidates will have supported initiatives across multiple IC organizational components, and must possess strong client, written and verbal communication skills. Candidates should have direct experience in several of the following technical disciplines, and be able to describe successful client results which flowed from the application of their efforts in these areas:

  • Technology Assessments
  • Clandestine and Covert Communication technologies and application
  • Technical Collection Platforms
  • Collection Requirements and Development (National Intelligence Priorities Framework (NIPF)
  • Project Integration
  • Systems Engineering
  • Portfolio Management
  • Technical Policy Development
  • Intelligence Community Policy Development


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • TS/SCI clearance with polygraph
  • Fifteen years within the Defense Intelligence Enterprise and/or Intelligence Community
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience and expertise in technical operations, technical collection and technical services. This includes technical assessment, gaps/needs assessments, how to identify required changes, posit multiple solutions, and provide guidance to senior executives that will affect outcomes.
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

LMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. LMI is committed to the fair treatment of all and to our policy of providing applicants and employees with equal employment opportunities. LMI recruits, hires, trains, and promotes people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, disability, age, protected veteran status, citizenship status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. If you are a person with a disability needing assistance with the application process, please contact

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