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The mission of the New York City Police Department is to enhance the quality of life in New York City by working in partnership with the community to enforce the law, preserve peace, protect the people, reduce fear, and maintain order. The NYPD strives to foster a safe and fair city by incorporating Neighborhood Policing into all facets of Department operations, and solve the problems that create crime and disorder through an interdependent relationship between the people and its police, and by pioneering strategic innovation.
The Intelligence Bureau is seeking a qualified Intelligence Research Specialist to assist with Department operations.
By joining this team in this civilian opportunity, you will complement the NYPD’s counterterrorism efforts, providing the additional vision and resources needed to combat threats beyond those posed by traditional crime. You will be able to work at a detailed level on cases, using your unique skills to help detect terrorist activity. Ultimately, you will make a real difference in protecting New York City. Conducting terror investigations requires a broad range of general and specialized skills. Our Intelligence Research Specialists include subject matter experts in a broad array of fields, including international relations, history, law and public policy. Some are technical experts, and others possess expert knowledge focused on particular countries, religions, and languages, offering nuances understandings of the intersection of ideology, history and culture. As an Intelligence Research Specialist, Level I with NYPD, you will be a civilian member of an elite agency recognized worldwide for its leadership in counter-terrorism and law enforcement efforts.
You must currently possess SG clearance or ability to obtain. Written proficiency and/or fluency in languages such as Arabic, Farsi, Urdu, Pashto, German, Hebrew, Italian, Russian or Chinese. Preferred Educational background: A graduate degree in any of the following disciplines: Masters in Math/Physics, International Affairs/Strategic Studies, Islam and the Middle East/ Foreign Service/ Security Studies or Juris Doctor Degree. Preferred Experience: USG IC, Working with international aid agencies and nonprofits.