Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI) is seeking a Principal Engineer / SME to join our growing team in Alexandria, VA.
Why is MTSI known as a Great Place to Work?
Our co-workers support some of the most important and critical programs to our national defense and security.
Our first core value is that employees come first. We challenge our co-workers to provide the highest level of support and service, and reward them with some of the best benefits in the industry.
100% Employee Ownership:
we have a stake in each other's success, and the success of our customers. It's also nice to know what's going on across the company; we have company wide town-hall meetings three times a year.
Day one all new co-workers start accruing PTO at a rate of 20 days PTO/year + 10 holidays/year
6% 401k match with immediate vesting
Semi-annual bonus eligibility (July and December)
Company funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) - a separate qualified retirement account
Up to $10,000 in annual tuition reimbursement
Other company funded benefits
Optional zero deductible Blue Cross/Blue Shield health insurance plan
Track Record of Success:
We have grown every year since our founding in 1993
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Prospective candidate will provide direct engineering support to the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense Research and Engineering Prototyping and Experimentation Mission Directorate.
- Support the planning, coordinating, and execution of a large-scale multi-year demonstration and experimentation campaign to evaluate the operational utility of prototypes in a multi-domain environment.
- Support the development of a strategy and framework for identifying prototype mission capabilities into demonstration or experimentation venues to evaluate their operational utility.
- Produce concepts of operations, lessons learned, or technical reports to identify operational successes and capability gaps to maximize the campaign’s alignment to mitigate gaps.
- Build interest and engagement from Military Service to establish Tactics Techniques and Procedures (TTPs) to facilitate the transition of prototyping capabilities into programs of record for sustainment.
Master’s Degree in engineering, scientific, or technical discipline that is relevant to AI/Autonomous Systems or C3ISR
Minimum of 15 years of AI/Autonomous Systems and C3ISR experience. Experience must include system engineering experience in these areas: Chief System Engineer (CSE) or Deputy CSE for a $100M+ technology design, manufacturing, integration, and/or test program; working knowledge of the Systems Development Lifecycle, the “V-Model”; understanding of the Agile Development process; establishing a Risk Management process on a technology development program; experience in a leadership role on classified programs at the SCI level or above
Knowledge of the DoD Defense Acquisition System
TS/SCI eligibility (current top secret (TS) clearance required)
U.S. Citizenship is required for this position.
Military or OSD experience.