Mission Development

Remote /
Operations and Mission Development /
About Vannevar Labs:

We are a group of Silicon Valley engineers and former defense and intelligence officers bringing the best of American innovation to the country’s most pressing national security problems.

Job description:

+ Develop mission engagements. You will identify DoD mission groups that need our technology and develop partnerships with them to drive deployments of our software in support of their mission.
+ Scope and implement pilots with our partners. You will help each mission group determine the scope of a pilot engagement and navigate the group's internal bureaucracy to implement the pilot.
+ Expand successful pilots into larger projects. You will convert the pilot's tangible outcomes generated by our mission success team in partnership with the mission group into a shared roadmap for expanding the pilot into a sustained capability.

What you will do with us

    • Get our software into the hands of mission users who need it by identifying mission groups with a problem our technology can solve and enabling them understand the technology's value
    • Work hands-on with our partners to help them navigate complex organizational, contracting and budget pathways to implement a pilot or project
    • Enable DoD senior-level visibility on mission wins generated through our pilots and projects and develop a shared roadmap with our partners for converting these mission wins into larger-scale projects

Who we are looking for

    • A motivated problem solver who takes ownership, acts with urgency, and is comfortable with ambiguity. You like a challenge, and you don’t quit.
    • A mission domain expert with DoD mission user experience, intelligence domain knowledge, or military service. You understand our partners' organizational constructs and challenges because you lived them.
    • A US citizen - this position will require the ability to access U.S. only data systems and export controlled data


    • Competitive base salary and significant equity
    • Employer-sponsored medical, dental, and vision coverage