Battlespace Awareness System Engineer (BASE) Team Lead


** Active Top Secret (TS/SCI) clearance required. **

As a Battlespace Awareness System Engineer (BASE) Team Lead at Rampart Technologies Corporation, you will be leading a dynamic team in a fast-paced environment.  The BASE Team provides operational, system, and analytical support to DoD and Intelligence Community (IC) customers, as well as system maintenance and future system design and development input. You will be supporting military operations analysts, the customer leadership team, and your team members. Flexibility and an exceptional work ethic are required to support these responsibilities

Job Location:

Aurora, Colorado


  • Provide Operational Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR) Subject Matter Expert (SME) support
  • System troubleshooting and Level 0/I System Administration/maintenance
  • 24/7 near real-time operational and development support, to include pre / post event product generation
  • Operational training and documentation support
  • Perform operational testing for all capabilities deployed to the operational architecture environment
  • Hardware and software integration support for current/new applications and tools that have been generated in a lab environment and other deployment services
  • Develop and execute processes for transitioning applications and open framework modifications into operations in accordance with Secure Development Life Cycle plan and system configuration requirements
  • Develop system documentation to include training and test plans
  • Timecard verification and approval
  • Mid-point connection between staff and leadership, addressing concerns and improvements both ways
  • Recruiting and hiring new team members
  • Encourage and contribute to cross team efforts
  • Coordinate team travel to collaborative efforts, most often in Boulder
  • Management of team personnel and schedules

Technical Requirements:

  • 5 years  of relevant OPIR experience
  • Familiarity with Linux/Red Hat command functionality
  • Comfortable interacting with and engaging customers in technical discussions, including supporting  meetings, developing technical briefs, discussing system health, future system development, and communicating problems and finding solutions.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field is preferred. (Additional 5 years of related experience may substitute a degree, or a combination will be considered.)

What We can Offer You:

Are you ready to make a difference? At Rampart, we provide a cadre of highly qualified research engineers that support multiple disciplines

We provide professional training to ensure you have the tools necessary to successfully support the customer and the mission

Our work supports the Department of Defense and focuses on data analysis, system and applications integration and system health and safety.  We provide data science and analytics, and user experience design. We ensure that our customer’s requirements accurately articulated and executed.  Our data analysis, systems engineering services are unparalleled within the national Intelligence Community (IC). As a result, our expertise is sought out by industry leaders and our tools are used throughout the IC community. Our team of research engineers support the development, testing and delivery of cutting-edge applications in support of mission requirements.

If you’d like to join a group of individuals who support mission critical tasking in a cleared environment, Rampart is the place for you. Our collaborative work environment fosters creativity and innovation, which allows us to be a front-runner in our field.

Work/Life Balance

At Rampart, we recognize the importance of a healthy work-life balance. Our organization is committed to supporting our employee’s overall well-being and productivity both at work and outside of work.

Mentorship & Career Growth

We support new team members and are committed to your continued growth. At Rampart, we have a broad mix of knowledge and experience levels on our team.  Our team celebrates sharing knowledge and mentorship. Our senior engineers provide one-on-one mentoring for our more junior engineers and those from non-traditional engineering backgrounds.

In addition to mentoring, we try to help our employees continually develop their skills to become more well-rounded employees. We work to assign projects and tasks that enable you to expand your skill set and take on more complex roles in the future.


We support your well-being. We offer a comprehensive list of benefits including: medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) retirement plan, health spending account, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), education assistance, parental leave, vacation, sick leave, and holidays.

“In compliance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the salary range for this role is $90,000 to $180,000; however, Rampart Technologies Corporation considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, education/training, and key skills.”

U.S. Citizenship required (green card holders and permanent residents not eligible). Applicants selected will be required to obtain/maintain a government security clearance. Rampart Technologies Corporation is an equal opportunity employer.