Operations Officer - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (www.mantech.com)


  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’ll 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 Operations Officer to join our team in the McLean, VA.

The Operations Officer will manage a specific geographic station or transnational issues. They will draft, coordinate and/or monitor production of reporting, and apply knowledge and expertise of operations, tradecraft, and intelligence priorities when providing strategic guidance and operational case management. In addition, Operations Officer/SOOs are responsible for program management, from traditional operational activities to specialized initiatives and actions.


  • Review, vet, prioritize, track, and respond to assigned taskings in response to internal Sponsor and/or external tasking requests (IC, Executive Branch, Congressional, other government organizations as required.

  • Prepare talking point briefings, compile read ahead books and background papers as requested in support of liaison visits and policy meetings.

  • Coordinate issues/actions across the Sponsor and the IC.

  • Develop policies, strategies and plans to advance the missions of the Sponsor, Directorate, Mission Center, or Component.

  • Assist with policy, Congressional and budgetary issues.

  • Support management of projects and programs.


  • *Possess an active TS/SCI with a Polygraph*

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus 3 years or more of related work experience (or five years additional experience in lieu of a degree).

  • Relevant IC certifications.


  • Experience with IC or other USG agencies performing work similar in scope

  • Certification in Sponsor basic tradecraft courses

  • Cable writing and use of the contract’s databases

  • Prior service in the contract’s directorate assignment 


  • Active TS/SCI with a Polygraph


  • Ability to remain in a stationary position 50%

  • Ability to occasionally move about inside the office to attend meetings and speak to customers in-person.

  • Ability to communicate with co-workers, management, and customers, which may involve delivering presentations--must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.

  • Ability to operate a computer keyboard and other office equipment.

For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

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.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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