Army Enlisted Job Descriptions

Field 35 — Military Intelligence (MI)

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All noncombat jobs in the military offer some form of support to the combat units. Military Intelligence (MI) is one of the most important jobs that requires a thorough understanding of enemy culture and language, as well as analytical skills to assess military capabilities of other countries.  

Intelligence Analysts and Officers use information to determine changes in enemy capabilities, vulnerabilities, and probable courses of action.

The Intelligence Analyst is primarily responsible for supervising, coordinating and participating in the analysis, processing and distribution of strategic and tactical intelligence.

Duties Performed by Soldiers in This Career Military Field Include

Members of the Intelligence community prepare intelligence packages to support the combat commander.  Assists in establishing and maintaining systematic, cross-referenced intelligence records and files. Receives and processes incoming reports and messages. Assists in determining significance and reliability of incoming information.

Below are the Army MOS's that fall into the Military Intelligence Field:

35F - Intelligence Analyst - Prepares sensitive information and assists in establishing and maintaining systematic, cross-referenced intelligence records and files. 

35G - Geospatial Intelligence Imagery Analyst - Uses photography and electronic, mechanical, and optical devices to obtain information from imagery.

Obtains intelligence by studying and analyzing pictures and videos.

35L - Counter Intelligence Agent - Supervises and conducts counterintelligence investigations to detect, identify, assess, counter, exploit and neutralize adversaries.

35M - Human Intelligence (HUMINT) Collector - Conduct source operations, interrogations and debriefings to collect time-sensitive information about enemy forces.

35N - Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Analyst - Perform analysis and reporting of foreign communications and non-communications and relay that information by producing combat, strategic and tactical intelligence reports.

35P - Cryptologic Linguist - Primarily responsible for performing and supervising the detection, acquisition, geolocation, identification and exploitation of foreign communications using signals equipment.

35Q - Cryptologic Network Warfare Specialist - Performs cryptologic digital analysis to establish target identification and operational patterns and identifies, reports, and maintains intelligence information.

35S - Signals Collector/Analyst - Exploits non-voice communications and other electronic signals and provides intelligence reports and primarily responsible for performing detection, acquisition, location and identification of foreign electronic intelligence.

35T - Military Intelligence Systems Maintainer/Integrator - Primarily responsible for maintaining and integrating intelligence gathering systems, computers, and networks used by MI Soldiers.

35V - Signals Intelligence Senior Sergeant/SIGINT Chief (add 1404/120-05) - Intelligence Systems Maintainer/Integrator.

35X - Intelligence Senior Sergeant/Chief Intelligence Sergeant - Supervises intelligence surveillance, collection, analysis, processing, and distribution activities at group, division, corps, Army, and comparable or higher echelons. 

35Y - Counter-Intelligence/Human Intelligence Senior Sergeant - Supervises the collection, processing, development, and dissemination of counterintelligence, counter-signals intelligence, and human intelligence information.

35Z - Signals Intelligence Senior Sergeant (del 1410/1210 - 05) - Supervises the analysis and reporting of foreign communications and non-communications and relay that information by producing combat, strategic and tactical intelligence reports.

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