Action Officer - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

United States

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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 Action Officer to join our team supporting DARPA in Arlington, VA.


  • Technical or Scientific BS degree
  • No less than 2 years of previous Action Officer, Executive Officer, or Executive Assistant experience

Highly Desired:

  • Technical or Scientific MS with MBA degree with MIT, Purdue, USAFA, or West Point credentials
  • Top performing Action Officer, Executive Officer, or Executive Assistant with DoD Flag Officer references
  • Experience in DoD research and development environment, especially DARPA, AFRL, AFOSR, NRL, or ARL
  • USAF or US Army Field Grade Officer
  • Top Secret clearance
  • Areas of interest: Former military fixed wing or helicopter pilot, flight test, space, robotics, Artificial Intelligence, C4I, autonomy, control algorithms, Electro-Optic/Infrared sensors, Big Data,  human-machine symbiosis, modeling and simulation, and acoustics

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Must have an active Secret clearance.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50%.

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.

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