Vice President, Capture Strategy

Metrostar Systems Reston , VA 20190

Posted 2 months ago

The Vice President of Capture Strategy is a highly collaborative, influential, and experienced senior leader responsible for developing and winning MetroStar's strategic capture opportunities. Success in this position is achieved by partnering with our Growth and Operations leaders to build client relationships with a focus on implementing MetroStar's capture strategy, operations, and tactics.

Your responsibilities include active participation in MetroStar's growth through strategic capture, innovative solutions, and delivery of winning proposals. As part of the leadership team, you will lead the capture of strategic opportunities ranging from $25M to $75M.



  • Develop and lead capture strategy and assist in the preparation of winning proposals

  • Initiate and develop key relationships and serve as a trusted advisor for strategic opportunities

  • Assist in developing strategies to grow current accounts and identify new markets

  • Review, enhance, and ensure capture processes are being followed and modified as necessary


  • Participate in end-to-end proposal process, stage reviews, pricing, and BD meetings

  • Lead capture for strategic opportunities ensure compelling and compliant winning proposals

  • Support technical solution sessions, coding/tech challenges for opportunities

  • Assist business development teams with building and enhancing pipeline for full and open opportunities

Business Operations

  • Apply expertise in both Capture and Business Development to champion and inform Modern Software Engineering, AI/ML, Design Experience, and Cloud solutions led by our Client Solutions Group

  • Coordinate and recruit for other experts across MetroStar and industry partners to help shape and capture new opportunities

  • Work closely with the Business Unit Account Teams to develop and execute the capture strategy and capture plan to include capture governance structure and staffing


  • 10+ years of experience managing complex solutions, leading emerging mission field solutions, and developing capture efforts for defense and civilian clients

  • Experience leading large-scale ($75M+) captures that incorporate leading-edge and digital transformation solutions

  • Experience successfully executing all stages of a large and multi-year capture effort, including strategic planning, teaming, proposals, market, and competitive and price-to-win analyses

  • In-depth knowledge of the U.S. government's funding and acquisition process

  • Expertise in the business development life cycle and solution development/value proposition methodologies and strategies

  • Ability to work as part of an integrated team within a matrixed organization where collaboration and a team-centric culture are paramount for success

The Admin Stuff:

Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for a Public Trust. Accordingly, US Citizenship or Permanent Residence is required. Please note we are unable to provide sponsorship for this position.

The Legal Stuff:

MetroStar Systems is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of MetroStar Systems.

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