Information Analysis Poughkeepsie NY

Intelligence investigators and analysts collect and interpret information involving threats to homeland security that come from many sources, including human activities, electronic surveillance, biological and chemical detection, geospatial reconnaissance, remote sensing, and more.

Everywoman Opportunity Center Inc
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899 Niagara Falls Blvd
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Continental School of Beauty Culture
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633 Jefferson Rd
Rochester, NY
 
ITT Technical Institute
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2295 Millersport Hwy.
Getzville, NY
 
Cristantello Careeer Connections LLC
(716) 839-3635
4511 Harlem Rd
Buffalo, NY
 
Career Development Services
(585) 244-0765
150 State St
Rochester, NY
 
Career Architect Consulting Services
(585) 288-5015
26 Goodman St S Apt 3
Rochester, NY
 
Predictive Insights Inc
(585) 586-3730
141 Sullys Trl
Rochester, NY
 
Center for Workforce Development & At Boces 2
(585) 349-9100
3545 Buffalo Rd
Rochester, NY
 
D R S & Associates
(716) 633-7138
3735 Genesee St
Buffalo, NY
 
Everest Institute
(585) 266-0430
1630 Portland Ave
Rochester, NY
 

Information Analysis

Intelligence is America's information advantage; timely and accurate intelligence is the first-line of defense in homeland security.

Intelligence investigators and analysts collect and interpret information involving threats to homeland security that come from many sources, including human activities, electronic surveillance, biological and chemical detection, geospatial reconnaissance, remote sensing, and more.

As information is collected, it must be properly organized, categorized, and prioritized. High priority information then requires further study, analysis, and interpretation. Only after this selection, sifting, and interpretation process is complete does such "raw" information turn into valuable intelligence useful for homeland security defense and countermeasures.

A number of U.S. agencies are involved in such domestic information collection and analysis, include the well-known Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and the U.S. Secret Service. But did you know that other federal agencies - such as the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and National Institutes of Health (NIH) - are also involved in this work?

Within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Office of Intelligence & Analysis (OIA) works to ensure that information gathered from all relevant DHS field operations; state, local, private sector and international partners; and other parts of the intelligence community are combined and analyzed into a common operational picture of emerging threats to national security.

The information analysis mission in the cause of homeland security is among the most vital and challenging, and requires some of the sharpest minds and diversified talents of any tasks involved with protecting and defending the American people and infrastructure.

Among the kinds of skills and talents required are those involving information technology and services; foreign languages; medical and environmental safety; and management security. Examples of some occupations include analytical chemist, cartographer, cryptanalyst, imagery analyst, and regional analyst.

Sources: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS); United States Intelligence Community

The Intelligence Community Careers section of the United States Intelligence Community (IC) Web site provides information for 17 careers (broad areas of work) involved in the business of intelligence. This section also contains additional links to a selection of Federal agency employment Web sites, including those for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Additional information on careers and employment with the various agencies under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is available on the DHS Web site, specifically, the DHS - Homeland Security Careers.

Careers in Homeland Security Report

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