Staying ahead of the competition is important if you are looking to be victorious. The best way to make sure that you are always going to be successful is to know what the opponent is up to at all times so that you can anticipate their every move. This is exactly what the United States Army tries to do every day with the different nations around the world. It is the reason why the job of the signals intelligence analyst is very important.
What You Will Do
You will use your superior mental skills to listen in on phone conversations as well as to pay attention to electronic communication. You will need to have the ability to stay mentally acute even during repetitive tasks so that you will not miss anything which comes across the wire. You will pass along anything which seems to be of great importance while constantly looking for the next piece of information. Your job helps to protect and safeguard those who are in the field as well as the nation as a whole.
Get the Training
To prepare you for the challenges ahead, you will not only go through the basic training every personnel member goes through. You will also go through 24 weeks of advanced training. You will learn everything you will need to know to prepare intelligence reports, identify important information, targets and how to understand technical references.