SOS International LLC Engineering Director, Sr / Subject Matter Expert in Washington, District Of Columbia

Company Overview

For 29 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

1-180913-7808: Engineering Director, Sr / Subject Matter Expert

Location U.S. - Washington, DC

Open Date 9/13/2018


SOS International LLC (SOSi), is seeking an Engineering Director, Sr / Subject Matter Expert to perform Project/Program Execution Oversight and Requirements Analysis key duties, with and on behalf of the Office of the Secretary of Defense Program Integration Office (OSD PIO).


  • Oversee classified and unclassified programs
  • Attend kickoff, review, planning, testing, demonstration, and out-brief meetings as required
  • Develop, maintain, and monitor metrics for execution oversight
  • Ensure milestones and deliverables are accomplished on schedule
  • Coordinate training and transition efforts
  • Ensure technical support throughtransition
  • Interact with Combatant Commands (COCOMs), Services, and Other Government Agencies (OGAs), either in meetings at PIO, visits to the agencies, or inthird partylocations, to discuss their needs and requirements
  • Execute requirements analyses on those needs to identify gaps and shortfalls that can be fulfilled by PIO or other agencies
  • Identify both the explicit and implicit requirements that need to be fulfilled and the proper schedule for fulfilling them
  • Support the PIO to identify critical operational needs and identify, prioritize and recommend candidate solutions for key gaps, shortfalls and operational needs in support of RDT&E efforts
  • Assist in identifying and characterizing difficult Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Community (IC) problems
  • Assess the capabilities and suitability of identified technology solutions


  • Current DOD Top Secret with SCI Access (TS/SCI)
  • Bachelor’s degree and 20 years’ experience in working with SOCOM
  • Successfully managed and transitioned Joint Capability Technology Demonstration (JCTD) programs for the USG
  • Command Experience at the O6 (Colonel) level
  • Must possess Microsoft Office Skills, and be familiar withbriefingat the Senior Military Officer and Senior Executive Service levels
  • Must have experience working in Science and Technology Technical GAP analysis for over 5 years



  • Normal working office conditions