Intelligence is something which helps military forces stay in complete control over any situation. Every military force knows this which is why they make it as difficult as possible for anyone else to capture and understand their communications. This is why most every communication is encrypted as a form of protection. This is also why the United States Army has on staff experts which can unlock, translate and analyze captured communications. This is the job of the cryptologic linguist.
Training for Your Career
You will receive technical training which will help you to find the right signals and then to listen in on different kinds of communication like radio and data. This training will help you to understand exactly what you are looking or and the best way to go about trying to find it. You will also learn what to do with the information once you have it.
When you work in this field, you will need to understand at least one of the in demand languages. This is so that you will be able to understand what you are looking at it when you are looking at it. The less people who have to look at a specific set of information, the quicker it can be decided that it is something worth looking at and sending on or not. Click on the link above to find out more about this and other jobs in the US Army.