Counter-Terrorism Researcher

ActiveFence HQ · Full-time

About The Position

As a CT researcher at ActiveFence, you’ll need to process large amounts of data – both qualitative and quantitative – and reach valuable insights regarding, for example, indicators of online threats, ways of distributing content, motivations, and trends. 

You will be expected to:  

  • Create intel reports for the company’s clients on a daily basis 
  • Be the “final stamp” for each deliverable coming out of the CT desk
  • Be on top of trends and developments in the field of CT worldwide  
  • Be familiar with the latest tactics and methods used by malicious actors online across social networks, messaging apps, and forums


  • Excellent research and writing abilities - making sense of data and “telling a story” in a compelling way 
  • At least 3 years of experience in research/intelligence analysis in the field of counter-terrorism - must
  • Arabic language skills - must
  • Amazing attention to details
  • Organized, motivated, great at cross-functional work
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • OSINT experience – big advantage
  • Native English speaker – advantage
  • Experience in any of the following is a plus: consulting, investigative journalism, work at global enterprises
  • Political science background, broad geopolitical understanding – a plus


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