Director of Operational Analysis and Modeling
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51-200 employees

Developing hypersonic aircraft for rapid global travel.
Company Overview
Hermeus stands out as a promising workplace due to its pioneering work in hypersonic aircraft development, aiming to drastically reduce air travel time. The company's partnerships with esteemed government agencies such as NASA and the US Air Force, along with its focus on autonomous aircraft, demonstrate its commitment to technical advancement and industry leadership. The potential economic impact of hypersonic flight, coupled with Hermeus' dedication to safety and comfort, makes it an exciting and rewarding environment for those seeking to shape the future of aviation.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding





Atlanta, Georgia

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Atlanta, GA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operations & Logistics
  • 5+ years of DoD, defense industry, and/or FFRDC experience with operational modeling and analysis
  • Must hold or be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) access
  • Advanced degree in a relevant field
  • Fluency with relevant software for platform and mission modeling as well as with Python or similar programming languages
  • Willingness and ability to work in Atlanta, GA or the Washington, D.C. metro area
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Instantiate and develop operational analysis capability at Hermeus
  • Incorporate mission engineering and risk analysis to create decision-quality quantitative analyses
  • Create and develop models to represent real-world systems, processes, and operations
  • Gather and integrate engineering and test data to validate and calibrate simulations
  • Develop realistic combat scenarios to simulate various mission conditions including different threat environments, targets, and operational constraints
  • Assess the effectiveness and survivability of aircraft under different operational scenarios
  • Evaluate potential risks associated with aircraft missions, including the likelihood of encountering threats and the effectiveness of defensive countermeasures
  • Provide decision-makers with insights and recommendations based on simulation results related to system design, operations, and strategic planning
  • Maintain clear documentation of simulation models, methodologies, assumptions, and results
  • Effectively communicate findings and results to both internal and external technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, including subject matter experts, other engineers, and analysts to ensure accuracy and relevance of simulation
  • Maintain technical currency with the latest modeling and simulation techniques and associated technologies
  • Continuously improve and update models to reflect changing conditions and requirements
  • Manage projects related to modeling and simulation, including defining scope, timelines, and resource allocation
  • Identify and model aircraft capabilities and critical systems required to support and execute national security mission sets
  • Fuse Advanced Framework for Simulation, Integration and Modeling (AFSIM) inputs into broader DoD-wide analysis support architecture
  • Develop tools and processes for evaluating conceptual solutions to complex operational challenges, while expanding AFSIM’s scale of analysis via emerging machine learning and cloud computing tools