DIA Intelligence Officer

Helping To Shape Key Decisions and Support Military Operations

Every military operation requires in-depth intelligence analysis. That is where Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Intelligence Officers like Megan come in, analyzing and distilling all-source intelligence to help shape operational plans and make key decisions.

DIA Intelligence Officers perform in-depth analysis into foreign militaries, including their defense systems, budgets, and leaders. Each officer is an expert in a certain topic or subject matter area. Megan focuses on Yemen, staying up-to-date on the latest information, events and key players, and allowing her to provide expert insights to decision-makers.

I'm able to have an impact on decision-making at the highest levels of the government, but I'm also able to really know that I'm making a difference in the world, and for the warfighters that we're supporting. - Megan, Intelligence Officer, Defense Intelligence Agency

DIA Intelligence Officers also travel to perform field studies related to their area of expertise. For example, they lead Foreign Exchanges that allow them to get firsthand knowledge of the country and work directly with warfighters on the ground.

Information provided by the DIA Intelligence Officers shapes key decisions at the highest levels of government and impacts U.S. military operations throughout the world. Most importantly, they directly impact the success of U.S. military operations throughout the world.

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