Battelle Memorial Institute Protection Operations Spec IV- Interdiction and Boarder Security Analyst in Tampa, Florida

Battelle is guided by a founding mission. We invest our knowledge, talents and resources, helping our customers achieve their most important goals. We apply scientific rigor and creativity, succeeding where others may fail, and we invest in our communities, making the world better for generations to come. All of us share a common purpose: to solve the greatest challenges of today and tomorrow.

Our 22,000 employees work at the forefront of scientific innovation to tackle critical challenges in security, human health, manufacturing, energy and environmental management. Battelle’s work is grounded in the belief that science, technology and a passion for excellence can make industries more competitive and the world a better place.

Primary Function

This position applies advanced technical and operational protection support knowledge and experience to support the development, implementation, and/or operations of All Hazards/full spectrum Protection Programs.; These programs include Antiterrorism, Physical Security, Law Enforcement Critical Infrastructure Protection, Training and Readiness, Emergency Management, Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction, and CBRNE Defense issues related to client goals, mission and critical assets this position works under the direction and supervision of the manager with significant latitude for independent action and/or decision.The Interdiction and Border Security Partner Nation Capabilities Analyst position requires the candidate provide Border Security technical advice to assist partner nations develop a response strategy to enhance border security and prevent smuggling activities.

Major Responsibilities

  • Make recommendations on existing and emerging Interagency or International engagements related to expansion and implementation of specific instruments that increase security and decrease proliferation of WMD.

  • Provide recommendations to Partner Nations for Border Security plans and policy applications as well as the sequence and timing of key Border Security events to exercise.

  • Recommend methods of evaluating the effectiveness of planning actions for bilateral and multilateral exercises.

  • Will be familiar with coordinating activities with U.S. Embassy Security Assistance Offices to ensure activities are integrated with and fully support U.S. Government and USCENTCOM‘s Theater Security Cooperation Plans.

  • Maintain continuous liaison with HQ staff offices and Service Components in order to properly integrate activities.

  • Shall possess working knowledge of the Global - Theater Security Cooperation Management Information System (G-TSCMIS).

Position Requirements

  • Demonstrated expertise in sequencing key events and milestones into multi-lateral exercises or events.

  • Have a Master's degree in a CWMD related, applicable discipline from an accredited college or university with 5 years of related experience OR a Bachelor's degree in a CWMD related, applicable discipline from an accredited college or university plus eight years of qualifying experience may be substituted for Master’s degree

  • Three years’ experience in area related to the CWMD field and knowledge of the CWMD community of interest, with operations supporting a Combatant Command, other government agency Headquarters or government experience, and experience as a senior level professional on a multi-disciplinary team

  • Must be a US citizen with a current DOD Top Secret clearance and ability to gain and maintain SCI as a condition of employment

  • Proficient in the use of all Microsoft Office products, Microsoft Internet Explorer, and Adobe Acrobat products.


  • Experience on the CENTCOM staff

  • Experience on the Joint Staff experience

  • Experience with Department of Homeland Security

  • Working knowledge of MS Visio and MS Project highly preferred.

  • May be required to secure and/or maintain a security clearance or equivalent for work with supported clients.

Legal Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, activities and skills required of staff members. No statement herein is intended to imply any authorities to commit Battelle unless special written permission is granted by Battelle's Legal Department.


Battelle’s competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, matching 401K, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, and other benefits that help provide financial protection for you and your family.

Battelle provides employment and opportunities for advancement, compensation, training, and growth according to individual merit, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, genetic information, disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal, state, or local law. Our goal is for each staff member to have the opportunity to grow to the limits of their abilities and to achieve personal and organizational objectives. We will support positive programs for equal treatment of all staff and full utilization of all qualified employees at all levels within Battelle.

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