Associate Research Director - Mobile at Two Six Labs

Posted in General Business 17 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Arlington, Virginia

Job Description:

Two Six Technologies is looking for a successful Associate Research Director - Mobile. This candidate will have a strong inclination for client engagement, team leadership, and advanced knowledge of mobile operating systems.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Providing technical and programmatic oversight of Mobile and Embedded Security R&D projects developing the next round of research projects and presenting to program managers
  • Leveraging their technical wherewithal and intellectual confidence to run with and lead a team of advanced researchers, encouraging where needed and pushing back when necessary .
  • Conducting line management of team members and identifying/hiring new team members
  • Providing technical marketing of Mobile and Embedded Security services an d capabilities to new and existing Government R&D clients
  • Identifying and leading the capture of new R&D programs
  • Participating in and leading proposal generation and delivery

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, or related technical domain
  • Minimum of 10 years of professional experience as a Principal Investigator or line manager for a team of scientists and engineers, or similar
  • Minimum of 3 years experience working with fundamentals associated with mobile operating systems, such as the Android operating system, Linux kernel, embedded systems, network stacks, and wireless protocols

Nice If You Have:

  • An advanced degree (Master's or PhD) in Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, or related technical domain
  • Cyber security domain experience and knowledge
  • Experience developing security solutions and products
  • Experience leading teams in a rapid prototype environment demonstrating scalable architectures
  • A proven track record of capturing Government R&D contracts/programs
  • Past performance as a Principal Investigator on fast-paced, innovation-driven, advanced technology R&D projects for Government clients
  • An active Top Secret clearance


  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance

Two Six Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at Two Six Technologies without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, physical and mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, veteran, marital, pregnancy or citizenship status; or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law.

If you are interested in applying for employment with Two Six Technologies and require an accommodation, please contact Human Resources at Two Six Technologies by calling 703-543-9662 or sending an email to . Information provided will be kept confidential and used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations.