We are Strategic Mission Elements, Subject Matter Experts in fields such as data science, mission analytics, tradecraft development, software engineering, and Agile methodologies.

About Us

Strategic Mission Elements (SME) incorporated in 2014 with the goal of providing analytic and engineering capabilities for Global Security focused customers. Analysts are inundated with the volume, velocity, and variety of data in the world today. SME provides cohesive, collaborative solutions and services to make sense of the chaos and provide value to mission makers.

SME is a minority woman-owned business of established industry professionals – analysts, data scientists, and software engineers who understand how to design, build, and maintain innovative mission capabilities. Our goal is to tailor analytic and engineering services to our customers with integrity, agility, and top tier talent.


We have seen first-hand the impact that our work can have on global security issues. As a result, SME is committed to recruiting top talent.

Are you interested in joining our team? If so, please send your resume to careers@strategicmissionelements.com

We are currently looking for:

  • Software Engineers of ALL levels with expertise in Java, C++, Python, Scala, R, Perl, JavaScript (Ember, Angular, React), MongoDB, PostgreSQL, Pig, MapReduce, Experience with Apache Spark, Apache Kafka, Accumulo, Big Table, Hadoop, OpenStack, or other open source cloud technologies is a huge plus.
  • Intelligence Analysts with Scripting/Programming Skills
  • Data Scientists
  • Software Engineers
  • Systems Engineers
  • User Experience and Human Factors Engineers
  • Systems Administrators/Dev Ops


Are you interested in building a partnership with us? Please contact us.

Office Location
15040 Conference Center Drive #300, Chantilly, VA 20151