Senior Technical Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

United States

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first.  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 Senior Systems Engineer and Technical Advisor to join our Rushmore FOS team supporting the Mission Integration Directorate (MID) Technical and Mission Architecture Division.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide technical support and assessments focused on Intelligence Community (IC) activities that address technology, research, applied technology concepts and technology demonstrations. 
  • Support, coordinate and manage systems engineering actions and activities.
  • Advise MID management and staff on the technical risks of new and ongoing projects, and review, analyze and assess technologies, system concepts, data and information to recommend applications of new or possibly emerging technologies to meet MID needs.
  • Perform analyses and assessments of MID projects or activities to help determine their consistency with the MID and group strategic direction, technology development plans, NRO requirements and MID strategic goals and objectives.
  • Support and coordinate MID outreach efforts with NRO offices, other Government agencies, industry and academia.
  • Assist in establishing procedures and standards for managing technical development / architecture plans across the MID Enterprise.
  • Assist in MID Enterprise assessments, planning and visualization to include identifying transition and implementation opportunities.
  • Review, analyze, comment and prepare staffing documents including plans, policies, concepts of operation, technical architectures, initiatives and programmatic documents.
  • Possess and articulate an awareness and understanding of key products, services and capabilities across intelligence domains (i.e., GEOINT, SIGINT, MASINT, HUMINT, etc)
  • Understanding and awareness of ground and space-based architectures and the connections between them.
  • As directed, provide decision support, expertise and advice for building future Intelligence Program Budget Submissions (IPBS), NRO Program Objective Memorandums (POM), Congressional Justification Books (CJB) and Congressional Budget Justification Book (CBJB) inputs that are formulated with investment strategies that map MID efforts with IC requirements.
  • Support special studies and assessments as directed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Same as listed above

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Same as listed above to include strong presentation skills (oral and written) for senior government managers
  • Innovative, proactive, collaborative mindset with ability to work across multiple functional disciplines (Technical, Programmatic, Financial, Business / Contractual)

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • TS/SCI w/ Poly

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to perform routine office work sitting at a desk and using basic office equipment.


ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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