Fort Meade, MD
The professionals at the National Security Agency (NSA) have one common goal: to protect our nation. The mission requires a strong offense and a steadfast defense. The offense collects, processes and disseminates intelligence information derived from foreign signals for intelligence and counterintelligence purposes. The defense prevents adversaries from gaining access to sensitive classified national security information.
With the ever-accelerating technological advances and growing system complexity, NSA needs STEM Technical Leaders to manage and direct technical projects, programs, research or workgroups. STEM Technical Leaders leverage their expertise from a variety of areas (e.g., computer science, systems engineering, infrastructure and logistics, among others) to effectively and efficiently deliver the products and services that protect the nation.
STEM Technical Leaders are hired into positions supporting a broad range of specialized skills including serve as a subject matter expert (SME) in Computer Science, Engineering/Physical Science, Networking/Telecommunications, Cyber, Math, or related field (e.g., Information Assurance, Computer Security).
As a STEM Technical Leader at the NSA, you responsibilities may include:
– identifying and assessing organizational, business, or user needs, constraints, and requirements as they relate to the system, process, or structure being designed.
– analyzing problems to determine technical solutions.
– conducting reviews to validate functional, operational, or user requirements
– recommending architectures and procedures required to solve technical problems
– developing functional, operational, or user requirements
– identifying existing and new products, technologies, techniques, and/or architectures to solve design, development, and operational problems
JBNSA / An Equal Opportunity Employer