Site Lead

Tesla Government
  • Location
    Vienna, Virginia
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Feb 13

Position description

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who possesses an insatiable curiosity, dedication to quality, and a desire to be part of a rapidly growing company. The ideal candidate will have experience with military and/or international affairs; public speaking; and excellent writing, editing, and communication skills.

The place of work is in the Vienna/Tysons Corner area and is Metro accessible on the Silver Line (Springhill Metro).

Position Summary:

The Site Lead oversees the Content Managers by providing guidance on the development and organization of content for the key focus area (Arabian Peninsula).  The Site Lead is responsible for defining team priorities and maintaining appropriate organizational structure for information.  The Site Lead is expected to serve as a functional and regional subject matter expert during meetings and briefings, as well as, develop relationships through outreach.



  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • Research and source collection from wide variety of open source materials
  • Editing and technical writing skills
  • Ability to organize and categorize wide varieties of information appropriately
  • Ability to quickly assess large quantities of information from disparate souces for validity/integrity
  • Manipulate and format large, complex datasets
  • Ability to learn new software, navigate new digial tools, and apply them to current workflow
  • Familiarity of modern design standards and creation of simple, intuitive UI
  • Project scoping and expectation management

Required Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and experiential competency in international relations, foreign affairs, military affairs, and/or development
  • Experience working with US Government customers (including DoD, DoS, IC, interagency)
  • Familiarity and understanding of different histories, cultures, religions
  • Familiarity and experience performing research in social media environments and foreign-language media
  • Independence; willingness to go find answers for yourself
  • Sense of humor; ability to maintain even keel in stressful situations
  • Willingness to innovate; ability to consider new workflows and strategies for project success

Language Skills:

  • Fluency in English and Arabic


BA/BS/MS in foreign affairs and foreign languages
OCONUS work experience

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to think through complex problems and provide multiple options for solutions
  • Ability to balance competing demands and appropriately prioritize time and effort
  • Ability to evaluate costs/benefits of alternative courses of action and select high utility choices

Mathematical Skills:

  • Understanding and application of basic statistical principles and methodologies

Application instructions

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