Manufacturing Engineering SME

  • Alexandria, VA, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Fenix Group is a Systems Integrator focused on battlefield technologies.  Our mission is to reduce risk and cost to the warfighter by enabling battlefield intelligence at the edge, increasing soldier lethality and allowing smaller teams to control larger areas.  Our experience in deploying specialized austere environment communications systems to enable a "Battlefield of Things" (TM) allows us to connect drones, augmented reality enabled battlefield robots, loitering munitions, and other sensor ecosystem end points to enable US military and first responders with at-the-edge intelligence. 

Job Description

Security Clearance: Top Secret with SCI (TS/SCI) required

The Manufacturing SME is an expert in manufacturing and will have experience in evaluating manufacturing plans and processes for complex DoD Weapon Systems.

The Subject Matter Expert (SME) provides technical experience and engineering expertise in cutting edge technologies and their application into new and innovative warfighting capabilities.  In-depth technical knowledge and experience with existing and advanced concepts, DoD weapon systems and their capabilities, concept of operations, and limitations.  Areas of expertise in system capabilities, performance, and operations include: land, sea, air, and space platforms; offensive, defensive, kinetic and directed energy weapons; sensors for ISR and fire control; cyberwarfare; communication networks; electromagnetic spectrum management to include EW and 5G; application of automation; command, control, and battle management; fires close air support; long range fires; targeting; and air and missile defense.  Areas of engineering expertise include: reliability, software development and engineering, cybersecurity, electronic warfare, human factors, manufacturing, and modular open systems architecture.


Security Clearance: Top Secret with SCI (TS/SCI) required


Required Qualifications:

  • 15+ years' of related experience, preferably in the Aerospace and Defense industry
  • B.S. degree in a scientific, engineering or other applicable technical or analytical discipline. 
  • Security Clearance: Top Secret with SCI (TS/SCI)

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master's of Science Degree
  • Experience with joint staff, joint programs, and interfacing with DoD leadership


Additional Information

Fenix Group, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.


This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.