Job Overview


Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission.  They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations.  The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

About the Position:

As an Army Service Component Command (ASCC) and the Army Service Component to USSTRATCOM, SMDC/ARSTRAT conducts space operations and provides planning, integration, control and coordination of Army forces and capabilities in support of USSTRATCOM missions; serves as proponent for space and ground-based midcourse defense and as Army operational integrator for global missile defense; conducts mission related research, development, and acquisition in support of Army Title 10 responsibilities and serves as the focal point for desired characteristics and capabilities in support of USSTRATCOM missions.



  • Conceive, analyze and evaluate new concepts and combinations of advanced technologies for space and missile defense.
  • Establish requirements for advanced weapon, sensor, command,communication and control technologies and identify alternatives to meet these needs.
  • Technical authority, advisor and consultant to the technical center director, higher echelon management and other government agencies.
  • Plan, assign, and evaluate work of subordinates by directing,coordinating, and overseeing work of senior engineers and contractors.