Director, Military Programs

The Position

ATAC has an opening for a Director of Military Programs. This is a full-time position that can be located anywhere in the continental U.S. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated member of ATAC’s business development team and will also provide high-level management of ATAC’s military aviation operations programs for Department of Defense clients. Functioning within a small business, the ATAC Military Programs Director will be a key leader within the senior management team.
Responsibilities will include:

  • Development of military operations analysis and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) engineering and operations support businesses through broad-reaching client interaction, partnerships, and thorough knowledge and creative application of ATAC products and services.
  • Seeking and maintaining intimate knowledge of military, other Federal Government, and private sector client and potential client operations support and analysis needs.
  • Senior management of military operations analysis programs including ATAC’s NASMOD modeling and simulation system.
  • Company-wide proposal writing and support.
  • Representing ATAC in relevant government and industry meetings (e.g., RTCA SC-228)

A background check will be required for this position.


ATAC is looking for a leadership and business development oriented person who will grow ATAC’s military business and become an active, key participant in ATAC’s senior management team.

Required attributes include:

  • Significant recent military aviation operations experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and interpersonal relations skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • A BA/BS degree and 20 years of related job experience
  • U.S. citizenship or permanent residency
  • Current or recent U.S. Military or Federal Secret or above security clearance

Desirable attributes include:

  • Business development experience
  • UAV engineering and/or operations experience
  • Knowledge of DoD and FAA contracting processes
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

ATAC offers a casual business environment within a supportive team of like-minded individuals. We are proud of our working environment, our culture and our people-we will be the best place to work for those who share our passion.

In addition, the ideal candidate is a team player, open to new ideas, technologies and development methodologies, thinks both logically and creatively, and approaches problems and problem solving with a positive and constructive attitude.

Corporate Information

ATAC Corporation is a software and services company that specializes in providing the aviation community with state-of-the-art computer simulation, modeling, and analysis tools, as well as expert services in air traffic systems and operations design and analysis.  We are committed to making major contributions to the aviation industry by providing high quality products and services to meet critical needs, while maintaining a creative, innovative, and responsive, small-company environment.

ATAC serves clients in both the public and private sectors via its headquarters office in Santa Clara, California and branch offices in Washington, D.C., Atlantic City, New Jersey, Boston, Massachusetts, and San Diego, California. Primary clients include the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), service branches of the Department of Defense (DOD), airport authorities, airport planning and engineering firms, and private companies involved with aviation systems development and integration.

If this sounds like you, please use one of the following methods to send your resume AND a cover letter in which you summarize the particular elements of your background that relate to the requirements of this position.

Fax: 408 727 8447
E-mail: Human Resources
Please send a non-formatted ASCII-text version of your resume in the body of the email, or attach your cover letter and resume as Microsoft Word documents.

ATAC Corporation
Attn: Human Resources
2770 De La Cruz Boulevard
Santa Clara, CA 95050-2624

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