IST Research is a distributed organization that’s developing and using technology to affect positive changes in the world. Our work supports efforts to combat human trafficking, labor trafficking, violent extremist organizations, illegal firearms sales, counterfeit electronics, Securities & Exchange Commission fraud to name a few of the target domains. In addition, our technology is being deployed around the world, primarily in remote and disconnected environments, giving resident populations in those locations a ‘voice’ to be included in the global conversation. Pulse is our trademark technology, offering both passive and active monitoring capabilities. We’re dedicated, passionate and committed to making an eternal impact on some of the biggest problems in the world. We work hard, play hard, laugh hard and support each other fiercely.

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Data Analyst (Security Clearance required)

Arlington, VA

About IST Research IST Research creates technology to address human security challenges. We built the Pulse Platform to address some of the most urgent human security issues faced by the world’s most vulnerable populations, specifically transnational crime and global extremism. Our Pulse Platform is used to engage with populations around the world to provide insight into their thinking and engaging them in a two-way conversation. Pulse also has the added capability of sc ...

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Project Analyst (TS/SCI Required)

Arlington, VA

About IST Research IST Research creates technology to address human security challenges. We built the Pulse Platform to address some of the most urgent human security issues faced by the world’s most vulnerable populations, specifically transnational crime, human trafficking, and global extremism. Our Pulse Platform is used to interact with populations around the world to provide insight into their thinking and engage them in two-way conversations. Pulse also provide ...

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Website Developer

Arlington, VA

About IST Research IST Research (IST) is a technology and services company focused on data collection in remote and challenging environments. Using the unique capabilities of our multidisciplinary team, we deliver decision support innovation to the edge—high-risk, low-stability environments where communication and data flow may be limited—to address complex global issues using the Pulse platform, IST's proprietary system. Pulse is a large-scale social listening and engagement p ...

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HUMINT Analyst - Security Clearance Required

Arlington, VA

About IST Research IST Research creates technology to address human security challenges. We built the Pulse Platform to address some of the most urgent human security issues faced by the world’s most vulnerable populations, specifically transnational crime and global extremism. Our Pulse Platform is used to engage with populations around the world to provide insight into their thinking and engaging them in a two-way conversation. Pulse also has the added capability of sc ...

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Tagalog (Filipino) Language-Enabled Operations Analyst (TS/SCI req'd)

Arlington, VA

About IST Research IST Research creates technology to address human security challenges. We built the Pulse Platform to address some of the most urgent human security issues faced by the world’s most vulnerable populations, specifically transnational crime and global extremism. Our Pulse Platform is used to engage with populations around the world to provide insight into their thinking and engaging them in a two-way conversation. Pulse also has the added capability of sc ...

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Spanish Language-Enabled Operations Analyst (TS/SCI req'd)

Arlington, VA

About IST Research IST Research creates technology to address human security challenges. We built the Pulse Platform to address some of the most urgent human security issues faced by the world’s most vulnerable populations, specifically transnational crime and global extremism. Our Pulse Platform is used to engage with populations around the world to provide insight into their thinking and engaging them in a two-way conversation. Pulse also has the added capability of sc ...

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Cyber Threat Analyst (TS/SCI req'd)

Arlington, VA

About IST Research IST Research creates technology to address human security challenges. We built the Pulse Platform to address some of the most urgent human security issues faced by the world’s most vulnerable populations, specifically transnational crime, human trafficking, and global extremism. Our Pulse Platform is used to interact with populations around the world to provide insight into their thinking and engage them in two-way conversations. Pulse also provides access to pu ...

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All-Source Analyst - Security Clearance Required

Arlington, VA

About IST Research IST Research creates technology to address human security challenges. We built the Pulse Platform to address some of the most urgent human security issues faced by the world’s most vulnerable populations, specifically transnational crime, human trafficking, and global extremism. Our Pulse Platform is used to interact with populations around the world to provide insight into their thinking and engage them in two-way conversations. Pulse also provides ac ...

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