Senior Systems Engineer

    • Modern Technology Solutions
  • Bedford, MA
  • Posted 59 days ago | Updated 2 hours ago


On Site
Full Time


Health insurance
Development testing
Artificial intelligence
Cyber security
IT architecture
Functional requirements
Mergers and acquisitions
Computer science
Adobe AIR
Security clearance

Job Details

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MTSI is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to support the Air Force Research Lab at Hanscom AFB in Bedford, MA.

Why is MTSI known as a Great Place to Work?
  • Interesting Work: Our co-workers support some of the most important and critical programs to our national defense and security.
  • Values: 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.
  • Great Benefits - Most Full-Time Staff Are Eligible for:
    • Starting PTO accrual of 20 days PTO/year + 10 holidays/year
    • Flexible schedules
    • 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, like life and disability insurance
    • Optional zero deductible Blue Cross/Blue Shield health insurance plan
  • Track Record of Success: We have grown every year since our founding in 1993
Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI) is a 100% employee-owned engineering services and solutions company that provides high-demand technical expertise in Digital Transformation, Modeling and Simulation, Rapid Capability Development, Test and Evaluation, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomy, Cybersecurity and Mission Assurance.

MTSI delivers capabilities to solve problems of global importance. Founded in 1993, MTSI today has employees at over 20 offices and field sites worldwide.

For more information about MTSI, please visit



As a Senior Systems Engineer with MTSI you will provide technical and programmatic advice and support services on a suite of advanced weapon system, sensor, and computer processing related technologies and programs. This position will be located at Hanscom AFB.

Your essential job functions will include but may not be limited to:
  • Providing critical technical advisory support to integration planning and implementation for the DAF PEO C3BM BATTLE NETWORK. This position requires collaboration across multiple organizations and lines of effort.
  • The ideal candidate will have extensive acquisition experience particularly in supporting the development of acquisition interoperability strategies for a complex multi-system-of-systems information technology architecture; consulting with numerous program representatives to evaluate functional requirements, supporting government officials in approval of acquisition documents (e.g. acquisition strategies), monitoring & advising on program execution/integration (e.g. schedule, risks) on behalf of government officials.

  • Experience working on classified and special access programs.
  • Must be located within commuting distance of Hanscom AFB, MA to support in person attendance needs.
  • Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science or other relevant discipline.
  • Must have a TS clearance with in-scope SSBI, SCI and SAR eligibility.
  • Must be a self-starter who thrives in a dynamic environment, can accomplish high-level tasks independently, and works well with other team members and customers.
  • Must have a high level of motivation, be adept at exploring and learning about new technologies, and have a demonstrated record of successfully taking ownership and responsibility for projects.
  • Must have a demonstrated ability to communicate and coordinate with both internal and external organizations to accomplish common goals.
  • Must have the ability to multi-task, respond to quick turn-around requests, and produce quality products with minimal oversight.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Desired Skills and Experience:
  • 15+ years of relevant technical experience.
    Knowledge of the Air Force Research Laboratory's framework, directives, and policies.
  • Experience working on-site in a government client environment.
Security Clearance Level Required: Top Secret with in-scope SSBI and SCI eligibility

Travel Requirement : 25% travel within the US will be required



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