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Engineer in Herndon, VA at ManTech

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

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Job Description


Clearance Level Needed:


Systems Development

Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in the Mission, Cyber, and Intelligence Solutions group. At ManTech International Corporation, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Engineer to join our team in Springfield, VA to provide unparalleled support to our customer and to begin an exciting and rewarding career within ManTech.

A qualified candidate shall have the following:

• Ability to lead support team consisting of technologists, modelers, and developers.
• Experience with AGI&s Satellite Toolkit.
• Proficient using engineering scripting languages (Java, Python, etc).
• Familiarity / Interest in Game Theory.
• Capability to learn and develop expertise in GOTS modeling and simulation tools.
• Ability to work with customer projects to define goals and specific study objectives and to develop, create, and model contingency scenarios using a data set that includes multiple dynamic variables using existing MODSIM tools, using federated combinations of existing tools, or developing new analysis tools.
• Ability to define bounds of needed analyses and study parameters in concert with devising and executing modeling and simulation tools test cases covering the needed exploration space.
• Ability to synthesize modeling and simulation results into analysis reports addressing critical resilience and survivability technology and tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) study goals.
• Knowledge of strategic planning theory and processes as they relate to the deployment and utilization of US offensive and defensive national security systems to address emerging threats.
• Knowledge of the interaction and integration of forces, capabilities, and effects in cross-domain response operations.
• Ability to assess engagement scenarios at the tactical, operational, and strategic levels to determine the opportunities for the use of MODSIM as a decision support aid for senior decision makers.
• Ability to clearly articulate the benefits and opportunities for modeling-based decision support to government and industry executives.
• Knowledge of campaign planning relating the deployment of forces or materiel in any warfighting domain.

Additionally, a qualified candidate will perform the following duties and responsibilities, but are not limited to:

• Support the investigation of novel technologies and methods applied to defensive space control and architectural resiliency.
• Evaluate opportunities for using modeling to support program decisions; organize, complete, and deliver modeling analysis in appropriate format to decision makers at all levels of government and industry.
• Conduct detailed research and analysis of current space doctrine, system conops, and other space planning documents to determine appropriate force mix based on environmental or contextual variables.
• Develop modelling to determine optimum quantity and placement of defense space protection capabilities based on external variable input.
• Establish and recommend adoption of contingency response courses of action (COAs) informed by multi-variable operational environment modelling.

Security Clearance Requirement:
Active/current TS/SCI with CI Polygraph clearance is required.

Job Requirements

Position Requirements:

• B.S. Degree in Engineering, Physics, or related discipline (M.S. is preferred).
• Background with defensive or offensive space control methods and strategies.
• Government systems engineering experience and/or industry experience may compensate for advanced degrees.
• 2-5+ years of system engineering experience in IC or DOD satellite or space surveillance programs.
• 2-5+ years of experience in engineering development, integration, and/or manufacturing of satellite or space surveillance systems is strongly preferred.
• Effective interpersonal skills, ability to coordinate and manage planning activities with multiple contractors, and strong briefing and written communications skills.
• Occasional travel within CONUS.
• Strong working knowledge of MS Office products.