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Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 18 hours ago(3/1/2021 3:56 PM)
  Incumbent performs the duties as the assigned Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) or Contractor Special Security Officer (CSSO), ensuring adherence to National Industrial Security Program (NISP) Requirements in all Industrial security domains; including Special Access Program PERSEC, OPSEC, PHYSEC, COMSEC, Counter Intelligence, Incident Investigation, and Administrative Security, among others.  Incumbent will be required to be proficient in Industrial Security, Technology, Business Administration, Professional communications; written and spoken, to include public speaking, or other related disciplines, derived from practical experience in government special security compliance, within a DOD and/or IC R&D laboratory environment, displaying a Strong knowledge of NISPOM, ICD series, DoD 5205.07 (v1-4) and DOD 5105.21_M(v1-3) regulatory documents.   - Establishes and maintains liaison with external customers and program management and disseminates and applies DoD and Intelligence Community (IC) security requirements. Recommends changes to company security policies and procedures as needed. Responsible for keeping laboratory Directors appraised of security changes in government security requirements and procedures.  Supports Business Development by providing security requirements and the estimation of security support for proposals. Participates as an active member of special security working groups in the SAP and SCI community.  - Maintains COMSEC accountability for SCI special programs to include encryption devices, secure telephones (STE), and classified communication networks. Maintains required security databases. - Coordinates and conducts security education briefings. Mentors and trains other security personnel when required.  Successfully complete indoctrination training, conducted at sponsor facilities. Successfully complete required training in accordance with various government provided regulations, manuals and directives. - Manages and plans the construction and/or modification of special program work areas to meet the government’s physical security specifications.  Responsible for maintaining compliance by coordinating with company contractors to ensure the maintenance, repair, and integrity of access control and alarm systems. Initiates security plans to meet contractual requirements. - Ensures accuracy of receipt and dispatch, document control, personnel and combination records. Maintains document control for special program areas. Performs courier duties in the local area and in the U.S  as needed. - Investigates and files necessary reports of security infractions and violations and prepares written investigative reports. Responds to after-hours alarms and emergency conditions. - Submits Personnel Access Requests (PARs) and nominations for employees to special programs. Submits periodic reviews for continued access, scheduling polygraphs and program briefings. - Assists in other security areas as needed for inspections, events, and special activities. - Strong knowledge of NISPOM, ICD series, DoD 5205.07 (v1-4) and DOD 5105.21_M(v1-3) - Proficient in Microsoft Office applications Word, Access and Excel - Excellent written, verbal, and presentation communications skills.
ID
2021-5108
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 day ago(3/1/2021 9:51 AM)
With minimal supervision, will perform various types of internal audits; consulting and advisory services; and audit compliance and follow-up assignments.  With the aid of the Audit Manager will appropriately determine the scope of each engagement.  Based on the audit objective and scope will independently draft risk based audit programs.  Independently performs field work and summarizes findings prior to discussing them with IA management.  Holds entrance and exits conferences for internal audits.  Drafts audit reports.  May supervise assigned staff when delegated to act in the absence of audit/manager.  Will serve as lead person for external government audits and draft responses as needed to satisfy requests from government auditors.  Must be able to interpret Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement (DFARS), Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), and other various federal regulations and requirements as part of internal audit work.    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS - Assume the lead role in conducting conferences with various Draper personnel. - Present findings and recommendations as appropriate. - Use the evidence developed during the engagement as well as negotiation and persuasion techniques to gain acceptance of results that are often in conflict with the desires and opinions of the officials of the area/activity under audit. - Discusses audit findings and recommendations with appropriate Draper senior management. - Independently conducts internal audits including entrance conference, obtaining data, coordinating with auditee and briefing supervisor periodically. - Prepares audit program for assigned internal audits with limited supervision.  - Ensures all work papers are well organized, well documented, support the audit opinion, and comply with the IIA Auditing Standards. - Works effectively in a team environment and communicates well with others. - Evaluates whether policies, procedures, and business practices comply with FAR, DFARS, and Cost Accounting Standards. - Reviews risk and control documents and discusses potential changes with process owner. - In addition to objectivity and professional skepticism, applies proper judgment to information obtained in completing the audit.  The judgments made should reflect proper assessment of risk and materiality. - Develops effective working relationships with auditees, department management, and all levels of management. - Drafts written reports to be clear and concise. Is able to communicate results to department management effectively. - Attends Audit Committee meetings as requested by CAE. - Proposes potential audits to include in the annual internal audit plan. - Increases knowledge of internal auditing and government procurement by attending training courses, becoming active in local chapter activities and pursue certification as appropriate (e.g., CIA, CISA, CRMA, CFE).   OTHER FUNCTIONS MAY INCLUDE: - Becomes knowledgeable about PeopleSoft accounting systems, Uniform Guidance process and basic federal acquisition regulation requirements. - Provides training to staff throughout Draper on internal controls and the importance of compliance. - Additional duties as assigned.  
ID
2021-5085
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 5 days ago(2/25/2021 3:33 PM)
This position serves as an integral member of the Contracts, Subcontracts, Procurement & Property (CSPP) department.  CSPP strives to provide both its internal and external customers with solution-oriented leadership and guidance and is focused on achieving the strategic objectives of the organization while balancing risk and regulatory compliance.  The ideal candidate has an interest in contributing to the success of the entire CSPP department in a fast-paced, multifaceted environment.  Reporting to the Director of Procurement and Property, the Procurement Team Lead is responsible to provide supervision, oversight and support for the team of internal buyers within the procurement department.  The applicant is responsible for establishing priorities, leading daily activities and ensuring the timely and proper execution for the procurement of all commodity areas including all aspects of, commercial, and international purchases in accordance with Draper and U.S. Government (FAR/DFARS) procurement policies, procedures and regulations.  Applicant should have a keen interest in business/contract law and supply chain management and must demonstrate judgement to interpret internal and external issues, develop best practices and provide recommendations to senior CSPP staff.    Primary Responsibilities: - Interface with individual Functional Office Managers/Directors, Directorate Administrators, Program Managers, Program Administrators and Departmental Directors and staff to proactively address procurement related requirements. - Work closely with the Director of Procurement and Property and other CSPP Managers/Team Leads to share best practices and continuously identify process improvement opportunities. - Supervise a team of 4+ buyers to successfully manage and execute annual procurement spend. - Proactively anticipate business needs and collaborate with the program and departmental offices to support the strategic direction of each business area. - Collaborate with other parts of Finance and Administration, Legal and Corporate and promote cooperation and commitment within the team to achieve goals and objectives. - Support other special projects and/or represents the department on cross-functional teams as assigned by the Director of Procurement and Property. - As directed, supports the development of CSPP department-wide policies and procedures. - Provide training and direction to subordinates based on general policies, purchasing/contractual terms and compliance and system requirements. - Review and prepare a summary of complex request for proposals, solicitations and potential or existing procurements to provide management with proper interpretation of contract requirements. - Negotiates purchase orders including price/cost, vendor agreements and terms in coordination with the internal legal team and the Director of Procurement and Property, if necessary. - Identify risk in terms and conditions that deviate from company policy. Support senior CSPP staff in developing and presenting risk mitigation approaches/recommendations to senior management. - Support procurement inspections, process reviews and internal audits. - Performs internal quality reviews of purchase orders/requisitions and file documentation to ensure compliance with procurement policy and procedures/responsibilities. - May be required to prepare purchasing packages and execute purchase orders. - Mentor junior CSPP staff, students and trainees to ensure compliance and professional development. - Establish developmental plans for direct reports at all levels, including performance planning and development support; coaching and mentoring; rewards and recognition; and staff retention to develop a continuous improvement culture.
ID
2021-5157
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 5 days ago(2/25/2021 10:42 AM)
- Work in a team to configure, customize, maintain, and troubleshoot multiple 3DX environments - Perform 3DX installations, upgrades, and service pack installations on multiple environments per prepared procedures - Develop test tools and infrastructure to support the 3DX environments - Generate reports and general validation/visualization of 3DX schema and business object data model using MQL and DS Business Modeler - Create new and extend existing java classes within JPOs for configurations/customizations of 3DX environments - Plan and execute schema updates, data model updates, and perform weekly builds using Spinner - Create scripts using TCL for data cleanup, maintenance, and reporting for all 3DX environments - Create ad-hoc reports , data cleanup and maintenance scripts using MQL for all 3DX environments - Create bash scripts for Red Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance, create and execute CRON jobs, and perform systems maintenance for all 3DX environments - Prepare documentation describing processes and procedures for the above activities  
ID
2021-5154
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 5 days ago(2/25/2021 10:41 AM)
- Join Draper’s Enovia PLM Administration staff in contributing towards our ongoing implementation of the Dassault Systemes Enovia 3D Experience Product Lifecycle Management tool - Perform 3D Experience installations, upgrades, and service pack installations on multiple environments per prepared procedures - Provide Linux administration services, including creating and editing bash scripts, installing applications, and administering security certificates and product licenses - Implement corrective actions in test and production environments - Interface with staff from multiple organizational elements and Dassault representatives in planning and executing 3D Experience tasks, including addressing configuration and customization challenges  
ID
2021-5155
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 5 days ago(2/25/2021 10:41 AM)
- Join Draper’s PLM administration staff in contributing towards our ongoing implementation of the Dassault Systemes Enovia 3D Experience Product Lifecycle Management tool - Provide troubleshooting support to users regarding issues with the 3D Experience tool including triaging and redirection of issues as needed - Respond to and redirect user support inquiries - Interface with staff from multiple organizational elements and Dassault representatives in planning and executing 3D Experience tasks, including addressing configuration and customization challenges - Contribute towards identifying root causes of issues and their corrective actions - Implement planned and approved system administration data adjustments  
ID
2021-5156
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/23/2021 8:34 AM)
Draper Laboratory is seeking talented and motivated individuals to tackle challenging engineering problems. As a Principal Communication Systems Designer, you will be responsible for architecting new communication signals with applications to complex electronic systems for various environments; you will perform digital signal processing and signals analysis; you will guide implementation of demos in the lab, as well as fieldable prototypes; you will design comms operational capabilities for a wide diversity of applications and support strategic business development. You will work in a fast paced environment, collaborating in multi-disciplinary teams with opportunities to learn, grow, and contribute to a variety of projects in this area.   Applicants should possess solid skills in developing novel communication signals with applications in complex electronic systems and operational experience designing waveforms. You should also have familiarity with state-of-the-art digital signal processing methods and digital communication systems. Specific Responsibilities - Architect communication signals with applications to complex electronic systems - Model and simulate RF signals and channels for different applications and environments - Design and integrate communication systems - Specify system architecture and requirements based on customer needs - Support business development, write proposals, white papers, and technical documents - Deliver technical presentations to internal and external customers - Mentor junior colleagues and support technology roadmap development
ID
2020-4983
Job Locations US-VA-Reston
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/23/2021 8:34 AM)
Draper Laboratory is seeking talented and motivated individuals to tackle challenging engineering problems. As a Principal Communication Systems Designer, you will be responsible for architecting new communication signals with applications to complex electronic systems for various environments; you will perform digital signal processing and signals analysis; you will guide implementation of demos in the lab, as well as fieldable prototypes; you will design comms operational capabilities for a wide diversity of applications and support strategic business development. You will work in a fast paced environment, collaborating in multi-disciplinary teams with opportunities to learn, grow, and contribute to a variety of projects in this area.   Applicants should possess solid skills in developing novel communication signals with applications in complex electronic systems and operational experience designing waveforms. You should also have familiarity with state-of-the-art digital signal processing methods and digital communication systems. Specific Responsibilities - Architect communication signals with applications to complex electronic systems - Model and simulate RF signals and channels for different applications and environments - Design and integrate communication systems - Specify system architecture and requirements based on customer needs - Support business development, write proposals, white papers, and technical documents - Deliver technical presentations to internal and external customers - Mentor junior colleagues and support technology roadmap development
ID
2021-5128
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/22/2021 4:22 PM)
The Sr. Systems Administrator is a key member in several small to medium sized dynamic research and development environments in which they support the day-to-day activities of users, perform system maintenance and upkeep of Information Technology and the design, development, documentation and deployment of IT solutions. The candidate will have responsibilities to support IT technology that will cover a wide array of competencies such as data administration, knowledge management, customer service, technical support, network services, system administration and systems security analysis. Additionally, the candidate will be responsible for mentoring team members and technically leading IT projects related to implementing new technology solutions to address business challenges.
ID
2020-4947
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/22/2021 4:09 PM)
The IT Embedded Systems Engineer is a key member in several small to medium sized dynamic research and development environments in which they will provide the design, development and support of critical services covering all aspects of IT Infrastructure and Operations.   Essential Functions: - Develops and conducts tests of systems to evaluate compliance with specifications and requirements by applying principles and methods for cost-effective planning, evaluating, verifying, and validating of technical, functional, and performance characteristics (including interoperability) of systems or elements of systems incorporating IT. - Installs, configures, tests, operates, maintains, and manages networks and their firewalls, including hardware (switches, routers, cables, proxy servers, and protective distributor systems) and software that permit the sharing and transmission of all spectrum transmissions of information to support the security of information and information systems. - Installs, configures, troubleshoots, and maintains server configurations (hardware and software) to ensure their confidentiality, integrity, and availability. Also manages accounts, firewalls, and patches. Responsible for access control/ passwords/ account creation and administration. - Works closely with the Information Assurance group to ensure system accreditation process is followed including maintenance of standard operating procedures, network drawings and configuration documentation. - Addresses problems, installs, configures, troubleshoots, and provides maintenance and training in response to customer requirements or inquiries (e.g., tiered-level customer support). - Responsible for day to day support and maintenance of IT infrastructure systems (e.g. servers, workstations, switches, routers, firewalls, intrusion prevention systems, encryption devices) - Ensure all devices are under configuration management, receive updates, and maintain operational readiness. - Other duties include but are not limited to system troubleshooting, vendor coordination, software patching, system deployment, license management, hardware and software management, and lifecycle management.
ID
2021-5068
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/22/2021 4:08 PM)
The IT Embedded Systems Engineer is a key member in several small to medium sized dynamic research and development environments in which they will provide the design, development and support of critical services covering all aspects of IT Infrastructure and Operations.   Essential Functions: - Develops and conducts tests of systems to evaluate compliance with specifications and requirements by applying principles and methods for cost-effective planning, evaluating, verifying, and validating of technical, functional, and performance characteristics (including interoperability) of systems or elements of systems incorporating IT. - Installs, configures, tests, operates, maintains, and manages networks and their firewalls, including hardware (switches, routers, cables, proxy servers, and protective distributor systems) and software that permit the sharing and transmission of all spectrum transmissions of information to support the security of information and information systems. - Installs, configures, troubleshoots, and maintains server configurations (hardware and software) to ensure their confidentiality, integrity, and availability. Also manages accounts, firewalls, and patches. Responsible for access control/ passwords/ account creation and administration. - Works closely with the Information Assurance group to ensure system accreditation process is followed including maintenance of standard operating procedures, network drawings and configuration documentation. - Addresses problems, installs, configures, troubleshoots, and provides maintenance and training in response to customer requirements or inquiries (e.g., tiered-level customer support). - Responsible for day to day support and maintenance of IT infrastructure systems (e.g. servers, workstations, switches, routers, firewalls, intrusion prevention systems, encryption devices) - Ensure all devices are under configuration management, receive updates, and maintain operational readiness. - Other duties include but are not limited to system troubleshooting, vendor coordination, software patching, system deployment, license management, hardware and software management, and lifecycle management.
ID
2021-5123
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/22/2021 4:08 PM)
The Principal System Administrator is responsible for architectural and system administration for small to large sized dynamic research and development environments for a high priority, high visibility designated program office at Draper.   It involves managing a team that supports the day-to-day activities of users, perform system maintenance and upkeep of Information Technology and the design, development, documentation and deployment of solutions.    The candidate will have responsibilities to support IT technology that will cover a wide array of competencies such as data administration, knowledge management, customer service, technical support, network services, system administration and systems security analysis. Additionally, the candidate will be responsible for mentoring team members and technically leading IT projects related to implementing new technology solutions to address business challenges. The candidate will work closely with dedicated program area  ISSM and Program Security Manager to support the Operations Deputy.  
ID
2021-5135
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/22/2021 4:08 PM)
The IT Embedded Systems Engineer is a key member in several small to medium sized dynamic research and development environments in which they will provide the design, development and support of critical services covering all aspects of IT Infrastructure and Operations.   Essential Functions: - Develops and conducts tests of systems to evaluate compliance with specifications and requirements by applying principles and methods for cost-effective planning, evaluating, verifying, and validating of technical, functional, and performance characteristics (including interoperability) of systems or elements of systems incorporating IT. - Installs, configures, tests, operates, maintains, and manages networks and their firewalls, including hardware (switches, routers, cables, proxy servers, and protective distributor systems) and software that permit the sharing and transmission of all spectrum transmissions of information to support the security of information and information systems. - Installs, configures, troubleshoots, and maintains server configurations (hardware and software) to ensure their confidentiality, integrity, and availability. Also manages accounts, firewalls, and patches. Responsible for access control/ passwords/ account creation and administration. - Works closely with the Information Assurance group to ensure system accreditation process is followed including maintenance of standard operating procedures, network drawings and configuration documentation. - Addresses problems, installs, configures, troubleshoots, and provides maintenance and training in response to customer requirements or inquiries (e.g., tiered-level customer support). - Responsible for day to day support and maintenance of IT infrastructure systems (e.g. servers, workstations, switches, routers, firewalls, intrusion prevention systems, encryption devices) - Ensure all devices are under configuration management, receive updates, and maintain operational readiness. - Other duties include but are not limited to system troubleshooting, vendor coordination, software patching, system deployment, license management, hardware and software management, and lifecycle management.
ID
2021-5137
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/22/2021 8:49 AM)
Draper is seeking a highly-skilled Senior Embedded Security Researcher to join a team developing state-of-the-art vulnerability analysis tools and proof-of-concept exploits for cyber-physical embedded systems.  Activities will include:  - Developing ideas for solutions to cyber security problems faced by our government and industry sponsors. - Design, implementation, and integration of security solutions.
ID
2020-4730
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/22/2021 8:48 AM)
This position will be located in the Draper Cambridge, MA office.  The candidate will be responsible for analyzing and designing guidance, navigation, and control (GN&C) algorithms and flight software.    Analysis will include assessment of control, navigation, and guidance system performance, verification of algorithms and algorithm requirements, and analysis of flight dynamics and trajectory dispersions.  The candidate will use time domain simulations, covariance-based methods, and Monte Carlo dispersed analysis to assess and tune system performance and to document analysis results. The candidate will also be expected to take on leadership responsibilities of considerable scope and participate in large-scale business development efforts.  
ID
2020-4926
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/22/2021 8:34 AM)
Our group of software engineers is looking for a candidate with digital signal processing (DSP) experience to join us in delivering solutions to challenging problems. The successful individual will plan, architect, implement, and test real-time signal processing applications running on various state-of-the-art processors. Our projects range from established operational deployed systems to short-term research prototype efforts exploring and engineering possibilities. If you enjoy working with a team to tackle difficult problems, devise solutions, and bring those solutions to life, we'd love to speak with you.
ID
2021-5111
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/22/2021 8:33 AM)
Our group of software engineers is looking for a candidate with digital signal processing (DSP) experience to join us in delivering solutions to challenging problems. The successful individual will plan, architect, implement, and test real-time signal processing applications running on various state-of-the-art processors. Our projects range from established operational deployed systems to short-term research prototype efforts exploring and engineering possibilities. If you enjoy working with a team to tackle difficult problems, devise solutions, and bring those solutions to life, we'd love to speak with you.
ID
2021-5112
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/22/2021 8:21 AM)
We’re looking for the next leader of the Machine Intelligence Group (MIG) at Draper! MIG is the central team for AI, Data Science, and Machine Learning R&D. We work on exciting, diverse, cutting-edge projects in a wide range of fields including data-intelligence, finance, medicine, genomics, speech, and other signals. We develop tools spanning data science, big data, and machine learning domains for government and commercial customers. Our projects range from basic research to deployed systems,  for commercial customers to government entities working on the most pressing national security problems of our time.   You will lead a team of ~ 20 staff and students, direct the capture of both external customer business and internally funded R&D, and oversee numerous projects in a supportive and fast paced environment. The ideal candidate is an assertive self-starter, who is both technology and business minded. They should be an engaging team builder, who leads and empowers their colleagues and direct reports.   
ID
2021-5118
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/17/2021 5:35 PM)
The Disbursement team includes Payroll, Accounts Payable and Travel and supports Draper, employees, and vendors by efficiently processing payments timely and accurately.   Responsibilities: - Processes weekly payroll activities for approximately 1,700 + employees - Responsible for weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly payroll reconciliation. - Manage year end W-2 and 1099 processing - Support the Accounts Payable, Travel or Payroll staff as needed. - Assist Disbursement Manager with other ad hoc activities as assigned. - Partner with Human Resources and Benefits to ensure a successful payroll
ID
2021-5147
Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/17/2021 1:34 PM)
Draper is seeking mid-level candidates to support current and future cybersecurity programs. The candidate will contribute to offensive cybersecurity projects including tooling (e.g. fuzzers, obfuscators) and vulnerability research (e.g. reverse engineering, exploit development, red-teaming). Interest in secure systems design (e.g. OS architectures, embedded roots of trust) is a bonus.    
ID
2021-5146

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