Protection M&S Engineer

Analex Corporation dba Arcfield

Protection M&S Engineer
Job Locations

US-PA-King of Prussia | US-VA-Chantilly


Position Type
Regular Full-Time

Telecommute Options
No remote/telework allowed


Arcfield is a leading provider of full lifecycle, mission-focused systems engineering and integration capabilities to the U.S. government and its allies. The company has more than 60 years of proven experience providing advanced engineering and analysis, IT and C5ISR capabilities to support our nations most critical national security missions. Headquartered in Chantilly, VA and with 16 offices around the world, Arcfield employs approximately 1,200 engineers, analysts, IT specialists, and other professionals who put our customers missions first, helping them solve their most complex challenges through innovations in modeling, simulation and analysis, digital transformation and C5ISR. Visit for more details.


Arcfield is looking for experienced engineers to join a skilled, highly respected, and long-standing team supporting Space Protection-related Modeling and Simulation Analysis. The successful candidate should have domain knowledge of diverse space and ground platforms and sensor phenomenology. They will be part of a team developing, tailoring, maintaining, and using a robust capability of engineering models and simulators in support of predictive analysis of complex systems. Responsibilities may include:
Perform space protection evaluations of threat avoidance (course of action) concepts
Develop, maintain, and deliver integrated software tools that can be used to evaluate the application of satellite protection technologies and tradecraft throughout the system engineering lifecycle.
Perform M&S to support development and tailoring of software, algorithms, and technologies
Perform Orbital analyses and trade studies
Perform Maneuver Determination and Analysis
Campaign Modeling and Scenario development, modeling, and analysis


BS 8-10, MS 6-8, PhD 3-5
Must POSSESS and be able to maintain a TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph
Experience with space protection evaluations and collision avoidance evaluations
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills; Experience using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative technical solutions or approaches to problems
Intelligence community domain knowledge, and demonstrated understanding of user needs and operational environments
Understanding of the systems engineering lifecycle to include independent testing and data verification
Experience developing M&S engineering code to solve hard problems and create processes for repeatable results.
Experience in Radar and Electro-optical Engineering
Experience in Atmospheric Modeling
Experience in Data Mining, Analysis, Performance Analysis, Predictive Analytics and Reporting using various methods and tools
Experience in developing software applications and data architectures supporting systems engineering/development efforts
Familiarity with formal Software Testing
Degree in Engineering (aerospace, mechanical, electrical, software), Imaging Science, Data Science, Mathematics, Physics, or related technical field

EEO Statement


Arcfield proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active-Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at Analex Corporation, Arcfield without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, n tional origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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