Military Intelligence Officers also assess risks associated with friendly and enemy courses of action and act to counter or neutralize identified intelligence threats. The MI Officer also uses intelligence systems and data to reduce uncertainty of enemy, terrain and weather conditions for a commander.
A Military Intelligence Officer specializes in these areas:
- Imagery Intelligence
- All-Source Intelligence
- Human Intelligence
- Signals Intelligence
- All-Source Intelligence Aviator
As a Military Intelligence Lieutenant your responsibilities include:
- Commanding and controlling the Military Intelligence Soldiers and combined armed forces during combat and intelligence gathering operations.
- Coordinate employment of Military Intelligence Soldiers at all levels of command, from platoon to battalion and higher, in U.S. and multi-national operations.
Additional responsibilities as a Military Intelligence Captain include:
- Commanding and controlling company-sized Military Intelligence units (200-300 Soldiers).
- Coordinate employment of Military Intelligence Soldiers at all levels of command, from company to division level and beyond, in U.S. and multi-national operations.
- Develop doctrine, organizations and equipment for unique Military Intelligence missions.
- Instruct Military Intelligence skills at service schools and combat training centers.
- Serve as a Military Intelligence advisor to other units, including Army National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve organizations.