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Analyst, Media Alert and Ops

The Threat Management Centre is seeking motivated, responsible and reliable individuals to serve as threat management analysts. The Threat Management Centre operates on a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week basis. Threat Management analysts are required to work shifts and could at times be expected to work alone on shift, ensuring for employees and others, a continuous and reliable alert service and point of contact to the Service. The Analyst is responsible to coordinate effective review / analysis of information and to coordinate an effective response pertinent to a special event and / or incident for the Service. Incumbents of these positions offer a high quality service to CSIS employees and to our partners in the intelligence community as well as to the public in both official languages.

Salary range: $51,050 - $63,800

Location: Ottawa, Ontario

Applicants must:

  • be a Canadian citizen
  • have an undergraduate degree and three(3) years related experience** or a three (3) years Community College certificate and four (4) years related experience**

Related experience: Possess a minimum of two (2) years experience in researching and analysis. A minimum of two (2) years experience in writing reports / briefs. Experience in providing service to the public.

Desirable experience: Experience with computer applications. Experience in working under pressure (e.g.a crisis centre) or experience with news media. Experience conducting research on the Internet.

  • be bilingual - CBC
  • undergo a stringent security clearance process

Furthermore, the ideal candidate will possess excellent analytical and research skills; excellent interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills, ability to work reliably under pressure; ability to perform effectively in an autonomous fashion; ability to work effectively as a member of a team. Good knowledge of current affairs; Good knowledge of international geography; Good knowledge of national and international media (print, broadcast, electronic, internet); Knowledge of the demands of a shift work environment.

Resumes of candidates meeting these requirements can be sent to:

Apply on-line

The link below will take you to the Canadian Security Intelligence Service's career site hosted at At the point at which you submit your resume to CSIS, your personal information will be protected under the federal Privacy Act. More details will be provided as you submit your resume.

Important note: Once you begin the process of filling in the on-line application form, you should not stop because the process could time-out. Therefore, applicants should make sure that the following information is readily available:

  • Previous employment information including the names of previous employers and supervisors; dates, and salaries.
  • Information relating to education and training (degrees, diplomas, the name(s) of the institution(s) and dates attended).
  • A list of all foreign countries you have travelled to or lived in and when, excluding the USA and whether the travel was for holiday, business, study or other reason.

Should you time-out before you have completed the application form, you will be required to re-register under a new username and password and start the process all over.

Click here to apply on-line...!

If you do not have access to the Internet, send your resume by fax to (613)231-0934 or

Send your application to:

Human Resources
Reference number: 03-CSIS-TMC
PO Box 9732
Postal Station “T”
Ottawa, Ontario
K1G 4G4

CSIS is committed to Employment Equity and encourages the equitable participation of all Canadians. In the event that your application is retained and should you require any special accommodation during the selection process, please inform us. Personal Information is protected under Privacy Act. It will be held in Personal Information Bank SIS/P-PU-025.

We thank all those who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Updated: 2003-10-24 Back to top Important Notices