CACI International Sr. Materials Engineer / Scientist in Charlottesville, Virginia
Sr. Materials Engineer / Scientist
Job Category: Science
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Continental US
What You’ll Get to Do:
CACI is seeking a Materials Engineer/Scientist (Senior) to perform and manage the production of various products in coordination with project and program leadership.
You will research and exploit key data sources to assess technical capabilities of foreign ground forces, populate and maintain databases on foreign conventional weapons and command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance systems.
You will leverage and apply materials engineering expertise to developing weapon technology, combat environments, and tactics to develop assessments of intentions and capabilities, limitations, and vulnerabilities of military systems and technologies.
More About the Role:
Integrate and analyze technical information on foreign weapons systems and technologies. This includes knowledge and expertise in advanced materials manufacturing, advanced energetics materials, and structure/property relationships as they pertain to weapon system design and implementation.
Determine technical omissions, discrepancies, and reliability of all-source material by applying known technical constraints on equipment operation or technology application, and extrapolating from established data on foreign equipment characteristics, foreign research and development (R&D) and production capabilities.
Conduct analysis of current and future system capabilities, limitations, and/or vulnerabilities resulting in the production of comprehensive all-source assessments, engineering analysis reports of assessed technical capabilities, and populate and maintain databases on conventional weapons and systems.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Current Top Secret/Specialized Compartmented Information Security Clearance. Must be willing to obtain a CI Polygraph.
MA/MS degree in a related scientific field (Materials, Macromolecular, etc.)
5+ years of experience as a Materials Engineer on DoD related programs and projects
Ability to conduct analysis and produce comprehensive technical assessments that include independent research and technical writing.
Must possess the ability to work independently while maintaining focus on research objectives defined by the client
What We Can Offer You:
CACI’s mission places its personnel against the government’s most critical emerging challenges. Work with us, and you’ll be working with a team making a difference across the globe.
CACI offers competitive benefits as well as numerous learning and development opportunities for highly technical and engineering professionals.
As the Prime Contractor for this effort, CACI offers unmatched stability and growth potential within the program.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.