Direct Hire Opportunity for an Associate Research Director - Mobile and Embedded Systems in Arlington, VA.
**US Citizenship is required.** **Active Secret Clearance**
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of technical accomplishments, Government R&D program execution, team leadership and oversight, and business capture.
Technical oversight of the Mobile and Embedded Systems team s portfolio of R&D projects
Line management of the Mobile and Embedded Systems team members and identifying/hiring new team members
Technical marketing of the company's Mobile and Embedded Systems team s services and capabilities to new and existing Government R&D clients
Identifying and leading the capture of new R&D programs
Participating in and leading proposal generation and delivery
A four-year degree in Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics with a concentration in embedded systems, operating systems, or related technical domain
Ten or more years of professional experience in a similar role
Cybersecurity domain experience and knowledge
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance
The successful candidate will have:
A strong foundational knowledge of the Android operating system and/or Linux kernel, embedded systems, network stacks, and wireless protocols
Past performance as a Principal Investigator on fast-paced, innovation-driven, advanced technology R&D projects for Government clients
Experience serving as a line manager for a team of scientists and engineers
A proven track record of capturing Government R&D contracts/programs
Nice to haves:
An advanced degree (Master s or PhD) in Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, or related technical domain
Experience building and modifying Android or other mobile operating systems
Experience developing security solutions and products
An active security clearance
Experience leading teams in a rapid prototype environment demonstrating scalable architectures
Proven experience leading a rapidly growing team
TAD PGS, INC. specializes in delivering secure, reliable and rapidly implemented workforce solutions to the U.S. Federal marketplace, including U.S. Government agencies and their prime contractors. With more than 50 years of experience, TAD PGS, INC. has earned a reputation for accountability, a value that government agencies and prime contractors both demand and deserve.
TAD PGS, INC. sources professionals for the full spectrum of federal positions, from administrative to management, and those contracts requiring extremely niche-oriented technical skills and the highest levels of security clearance.
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