Blue Sky Innovators Cybersecurity Technical SETA, Top Secret Clearance Arlington, VA · Full time

Support DoD research programs in terms of technology management, engagement with research performers, deliverable review, and leading regular calls or meetings with research performers on a technical basis



• Display a technical approach related experience with military cyber operations, tools, and integration with transition platforms for operational use

• Directly engage with government transition partners (within the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community) and related stakeholders

Required Qualifications: 

• Must have a technical background of some depth related to cyber technologies, hardware, and/or software (able to go deep at least in one cyber area or domain)

• Demonstrated understanding of DoD security guidance, policy, and program execution with respect to test events, conducting research, and technology transition

• Deeply embraces and understands the “SETA mentality” of keeping programs progressing, working within an agency like DARPA, and communicating among research teams and transition partners

• Top Secret, SCI eligible clearance

• Travel may be required up to 10-20% of the time.

Highly Desired Qualifications: 

• Hands-on tactical experience with analytical products and tools for cyber operations

• Experience with Advanced cybersecurity technologies transitioning and entering rapid acquisition from the Department of Defense research community –and/or—Testing and evaluation of Department of Defense or Intelligence Community applied research and advanced technology development of cybersecurity technologies and/or prototypes in an operationally relevant environment –and/or—Gathering and interpreting information from sensitive platforms for intelligence collection, risk assessment, and reporting

• 5+ years of experience in the above realms

Location: 100% onsite in Arlington, VA