Research Scientist Level 3 - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

Fort Meade
United States

All ManTech employees will need to meet the requirements set forth in Executive Order 14042 and the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force Guidance requiring all covered contractor personnel to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Research Scientist Level 3 to join our team in the Ft. Meade, MD area to provide unparalleled support to our customer.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Investigates, analyzes, review Artificial Intelligence (AI) Analytics for the research, development, realized solutions to support the exploitation of the extraordinary volume and variety of Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) communications and Cybersecurity.
  • Performs research, design, development, and implementation activities for technically complex AI efforts along with creating research prototypes under the routine direction of more senior technical staff. 
  • Resolves complex AI technical problems by applying advanced principles and Research and Development (R&D) techniques Resolves complex AI technical problems by applying advanced principles and Research and Development (R&D) techniques.
  • Develops and applies advanced methods, theories, and Research and Development (R&D) techniques from a variety of technical specialties for complex and difficult AI problems.
  • Resolves highly complex AI business and managerial problems.
  • Directs the efforts of a team of engineers or scientists to achieve the objectives of AI projects or tasks.  

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or other Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) field and Fifteen (15) years’ of related experience, or thirteen (13) years' experience and a Master's degree, and/or ten (10) years' experience and a PhD degree.

Security clearance requirements:

  • Must have an active TS/SCI clearance to be considered with a polygraph preferred. Must be willing to obtain a polygraph.

Physical requirements:

  • Must be able to be in a stationary position more than 50% of the time
  • Must be able to communicate, converse, and exchange information with peers and senior personnel
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a computer


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.

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