Metron, Inc.

Metron is a scientific consulting company dedicated to solving challenging problems in national defense through the development and application of advanced mathematical methods. Problem solutions are realized in computer software with graphical interfaces that allow a user to understand and act on the results without having to comprehend the intricacies of the models themselves.

Metron's employees are leaders in their technical fields who have made the commitment to solve real-world problems. They excel in statistical inference, operations research, physical modeling, and software development. Our success depends upon recruiting and retaining the best talent available in the fields of applied mathematics, physics, and computer science. At Metron, we believe that employees should combine their innate talent with a willingness to work on challenging problems and to extend their knowledge to other disciplines. This philosophy allows us to create a team-based approach to problem solving and product development that has been highly successful.

Metron, Inc. San Diego, CA, USA
Apr 05, 2019
Full time
Job Description Metron’s ORCA (Operations Research & Cyber Analysis) in San Diego, CA is seeking an Information System Security Officer (ISSO) to provide assistance with cyber security operations and Risk Management Framework (RMF) continuous monitoring.  This position will be responsible for: Maintain compliance of accredited information systems based on federal and DoD security standards Maintain and update the System Security Plan (SSP) and associated documentation Review audit logs and perform incident response Review and maintain data backup capabilities Perform software patching and updates Ensure Configuration Management (CM) for security-relevant information system software and hardware Initiate corrective actions if a security problem is discovered Access Control Assist in periodic vulnerability assessments Documenting the policies and procedures following RMF Desired Qualifications Required Qualifications:   Active SECRET clearance or higher Experience with management of Microsoft Windows server and desktop operating systems, Experience with Network Storage / NetApp  Desired Qualifications               Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, MIS, or a related discipline Experience with VMWare, NetApp, Linux based operating systems a plus Minimum of 2 years of ISSO or Senior System Administration experience Knowledge of NIST 800-53 controls/Risk Management Framework (RMF) Accreditation (assessment and authorization) Process One or more of the following Certifications: Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP), Cyber security essentials certification (GSEC), Security+, DoD 8570 IAM Level II Position Location:   San Diego, CA       James
Metron, Inc. San Diego, CA, USA
Apr 05, 2019
Full time
Job Description Our Operations Research And Cyber Analysis (ORCA) Division is currently seeking a mid-level Military Analyst.  Metron supports government program development, management, and analysis. Metron emphasizes systems involved in information-based systems from tasking, collection through processing and final use in decision aids and weapon systems.   Successful candidates will assist the Navy with the planning and execution of Naval Surface platform and weapons systems. Candidate shall provide Senior Naval decision makers with advice on programmatic support and financial decisions. Interface regularly with the client and senior naval stakeholders to garner key information and to verify data provided by naval programs. The candidate will be required to help synchronize and integrate Navy’s diversesurface and weapon programs, systems, functions and initiatives to maintain air and maritime superiority and meet future combat objectives in high-threat environments.  Desired Qualifications   BS in Math, Computer Science, Engineering, Operations Research or related technical discipline is preferred but not required 6+ years of military service or comparable experience providing direct support to the military is required Active DoD Clearance is required, Secret level and TS level positions available US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED   Position location: San Diego, CA         James
Metron, Inc. Denver, CO, USA
Mar 26, 2019
Full time
Job Description Intelligence Analyst will provide operational and technical support to National & Navy missions in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. Successful candidates will have detailed knowledge of National systems and their application to support Navy missions, the ability to work across intelligence disciplines to provide real-time support to operations and experimentation, apply technical expertise to complex analytical problems, and work as part of a team or independently.  This position is located on a client site and may require on-call SME support to a 24x7 military operations team.   Desired Qualifications   Active TS/SCI Clearance with CI Poly (or agreement to take poly when requested) Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Math, Computer Science, Engineering, or Operations Research is preferred Subject Matter Expertise in National Systems application to foreign / maritime C4ISR, target ID and data acquisition; 4+ years Naval / Intelligence Community experience preferred Experience in prioritizing targets and application of Signals Intelligence in support of Navy / other Service missions Previous experience supporting both DoD and Intelligence Community customers, to include interactions with community seniors and military officers to include Director and Flag / General Officer levels Familiarity with Fade/MIST, NTIPS, GALE, CBET, and other analytical tools Strong organizational skills and attention to detail with leadership experience Strong oral and written communications skills. Will be expected to brief and contribute to written documentation Proven, detail-oriented analytical and critical thinking skills Ability to work with and support end users with varying levels of technical competence -government, military and contractor Team player with the ability to also work independently with limited supervision or oversight       James
Metron, Inc. San Diego, CA, USA
Mar 26, 2019
Full time
Metron Inc. is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Human Resources Representative to join our HR team in San Diego, California. The ideal candidate is an experienced professional with a broad understanding of HR concepts, who will assimilate quickly by learning company specific policies and procedures. Responsibilities will include employee relations, performance management, reward and recognition programs, training and development, and general administration.   Responsibilities : Full-life cycle employee relations with a highly technical work staff including recruiting, onboarding, straight through to exit interviews Handling HR related inquiries from team members and provide guidance and direction on policies, programs and processes Act as an advisor and strategic resource to managers on a variety of employee relations issues including performance management, employee development, and employee retention strategies Desired Qualifications Requirements: 5+ years of relevant Human Resources experience Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business, Sociology or related discipline Strong customer service and relationship management skills as well as the ability to engage and assist business partners at all levels Ability to work efficiently and independently with minimal supervision Working knowledge, understanding and application of HR principle concepts, practices and appropriate employment laws, specifically in California and Oregon Travel for position; approximately 25% (primarily local between two San Diego offices, occasional overnight trips to office located in Portland, OR) US Citizenship Required; Successful candidates will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information   Desired Qualifications : Ability to prioritize and work on multiple projects simultaneously, work independently, with minimal supervision and adapt to changing priorities Experience working with an Applicant Tracking System, preferably iCIMS Ability to manage multiple priorities with frequent interruptions Ability to handle confidential and sensitive Company information, and communicate appropriately with all levels within an organization Must be reliable, dependable, and trustworthy Strong written and verbal communication skills. Including excellent telephone presence and relationship building skills Must be a critical thinker, active listener, and have effective analytical problem solving and time management skills PHR or SPHR strongly desired   Position Location: Liberty Station office, San Diego, CA       James
Metron, Inc. San Diego, CA, USA
Mar 26, 2019
Full time
Job Description Metron’s ORCA division is seeking mid-level systems analysts/engineers. ORCA employs its simulation system products in support of real-time operations, experimentation, distributed simulation and war gaming, and the acquisition analysis process.   Metron employs its simulation system products in support of real-time operations, experimentation, distributed simulation and war gaming, and the acquisition analysis process.  The successful candidate will participate in the test & evaluation and employment of analytic and simulation tools to support a broad range of DoD customers.  Candidates must be able to work independently and as part of a team. Desired Qualifications BS or MS in Math, Data Science, Statistics, Engineering, Operations Research, or a related field with at least 2+ yrs. of relevant experience Experience in analysis of complex, system-of-systems designs; preferably of C4ISR systems Experience using modeling and simulation tools via academia, industry, government, or military service Excellent written and oral communication skills Familiarity with DoD / Navy programs, systems and missions Must be able to work both collaboratively as part of a team and independently with minimal supervision Active SECRET clearance preferred     US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED   Position Location:   San Diego, CA       James