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$130K+, CWMD SOF support, DC Metro, DTRA/SOCOM, Travel/Immediate


LocationFort Belvoir, VA; Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
Salary: $130K+
Start Date: 2-4 weeks, open
Period of performance: 4 years

Beyond SOF Referral Payment: $500 for tagging/sharing this post to someone who gets hired

Requirements for the position are as follows: *Make sure resume reflects these below

SOF operational experience:

  • Credible understanding of small unit tactics.  Understanding of the CWMD mission space is desired.  Ability to develop and articulate a vision for CWMD operational solutions is required.

US SOCOM R&D experience:  
  • Understanding of the US SOCOM R&D organization, ability to work with SOCOM representatives to develop operational requirements, ability to translate operational requirements to solution developers, and assure solution compliance with operational requirements.  These abilities are required.

Project Management experience:

  • Ability to work with solution developers to establish development plans.  Ability to monitor the performance, cost, and schedule of 3-5 projects concurrently.  Ability to coordinate with project stakeholders for technical reviews, operationally relevant demonstrations, and requirements development meetings.  These abilities are required.

Experience with Demolition Items:

  • Understanding of hand emplaced ordnance systems and applications.  Understanding of systems safety engineering requirements and processes.  Familiarity with DoD hand emplaced demolition items and systems safety is required expertise for oversite of developers activities.


  • Ability to communicate effectively with operators, developers, and DTRA leadership is required.

Continuous Learning:

  • The CWMD mission space is continuously evolving with technological developments, the ingenuity of state and non-state actors, and political forces.  The ability to learn and apply concepts quickly, and continuously question current means is required.

R&D Acquisitions experience:

  • Ability to conduct market research, technical evaluations, and independent cost assessments for projects in the acquisition planning phase is required.


  • 25-50% CONUS travel is required for project surveillance, market research, requirements development, and training activities.

Apply here and or submit resume addressing all in red (all) and submit to Joyce at Titled “CWMDDTRA”

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