Hey, I'm Braden.

I'm a Signals Intelligence Analyst, NCS-certified1 Python Instructor, and Python Application Developer, actively seeking new opportunities to further my professional growth and apply my diverse skill-set. I am a self-starter known for performing exceptionally well under pressure, with the ability to work independently and adapt seamlessly into any team environment.

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While I am not actively seeking full-time employment at the moment, I welcome opportunities for freelance work or collaborative projects.


University of Maryland Global Campus

2018 - 2023
Computer Science Dean's List

United Services Military Apprenticeship Program

2018 - 2023
Hands-on experience 15k+ hours


United States Navy

2014 - Present

Tactical Information Operations Analyst

E-6 Grade Active Duty
Special Reconnaissance Team ONE

Coronado, California  x 4

Deployed in support of Operation INHERENT RESOLVE as the Combined Special Operations Joint Task Force - Levant (CSOJTF-L) Signals Intelligence (SI) Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge (NCOIC), leading six joint-service SI analysts in the production and release of 60 tactical serialized intelligence reports. Oversaw the process and fulfillment of 72 Requests for Information (RFI), and the nomination and management of 115 High-Value Targets (HVTs) to theater-level Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) tasking, enabling lethal and non-lethal targeting, counterintelligence, and clandestine operations against malign actors and other threat networks throughout the Levant.

"An outstanding NCO and analyst, and an enormous benefit to our team. We will miss having him around."

Cryptologic Warfare Group SIX Detachment Digby

 x 3 Lincolnshire, England

As Battle Watch Supervisor, increased Naval lethality by providing support to 20+ forward-deployed US and Coalition units as well as eight Chairmen of the Joint Chiefs of Staff-mandated (CJCS-mandated) missions across multiple areas of operation. Led team of 12 in the analysis and dissemination of 300+ reports and fulfillment of 170+ Requests for Information (RFI), providing vital Indications and Warnings (I&W) for globally distributed Fleet, National, and Joint customers.

"My #1 of 11 competitive Petty Officers. Remarkable leader and sustained superior performer. Already performing as a Petty Officer First Class. Highest recommendation for immediate promotion."

Southeast Regional Maintenance Center

 x 2 Jacksonville, Florida

As Facilities Manager, led three Sailors in the periodic assessment and service of air-conditioning units (ACUs), lighting fixtures, CO 2 bottles, and other vital maintenance equipment to ensure building operations. Completed the inspection and replacement of 12 new ACUs and 16 water filtration systems, providing clean and air and water to facility's occupants. Conducted key-and-lock inventory to confirm all depositories were safely secured, resulting in 100 percent accountability for all keys and spaces, maintaining integrity of entire facility.

"Petty Officer Julian's exemplary leadership, remarkable motivation, and dedication have firmly established him as an extremely valuable member of Southeast Regional Maintenance Center."

USS Vicksburg CG-69

Jacksonville, Florida  x 3

Assisted in the production of 250+ time-sensitive reports as  Ship's Signal Exploitation Space (SSES) Operator, providing vital Indications and Warnings (I&W) to the Tactical Action Officer (TAO), Commanding Officer (CO), and embarked commanders during USS Vicksburg's Standing NATO Maritime Group TWO (SNMG-2) deployment, where fusion analysis of Priority and Critical Intelligence Requirements (P/CIRs) was integral to the fulfillment of Fleet, National, and NATO tasking.

"Petty Officer Julian is a proven professional, consistently performing at the Second Class Petty Officer level. He has earned my strongest recommendation for promotion."

Wake Technical Community College

2011 - 2014

Telecommunications Specialist

12.00/hour Full-time

Engineered a robust Microsoft Access Dispatcher database to streamline coordination of emergency services and radio communications across seven campuses. Simultaneously, I took the lead in directing a 14-member security team across various shifts, further enhancing operational efficiency and safety.

Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q

2009 - 2011

Assistant Manager

7.25/hour Part-time

In a fast-paced environment, I effectively managed eight employees across multiple shifts while simultaneously overseeing critical restaurant operations. My responsibilities encompassed not only the initiation and completion of daily functions, but also timekeeping, scheduling, handling purchase orders, and conducting bank deposits.


Project Athena

Python, PyQt5, Qt Designer, PyCharm, and Git

A Pythonic 2 solution to watch-keeping, report dissemination, vessel tracking, and metrics.

GitLab collaboration Multi-user platform

GNU GPLv3 © Joseph Julian

Sportsman's Refuge

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Bootstrap, and WebStorm

Custom landing page that features a slideshow, filterable gallery, and smart business hours.

Smart Form-enabled Maintained annually

Sportsman's Refuge, Inc © Copyright


Python, JSON, CSV, and Python Package Index 

A published Python package for country network queries, used for mobile subscriber identification.

PyPI published Command-line interface

MIT © Joseph Julian


Joint Service Achievement, Navy Achievement, Navy Good Conduct, National Defense Service, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary, Global War on Terrorism Service, NATO, and numerous other individual, unit, and foreign awards.