As President of Mobius, Frank Privitera is a passionate leader who believes strongly in providing cutting edge technical solutions that enhance warfighter capabilities. He fulfills multiple corporate roles, acting as a business developer and chief technical officer. He leverages his vast experience developing creative technical approaches and establishing business relationships that Mobius uses to capture new business.
Externally, Frank supports his demanding clients, acting as a chief systems engineer, test planner, and program manager. He currently provides advisory and analytical services to the Missile Defense Agency’s IMDA) engineering directorate. Over the last 12 years, Frank has fulfilled many roles and is an expert in systems engineering and lifecycle management. He enjoys the challenge of independently coordinating technical efforts across geographically disbursed stakeholders, many with conflicting priorities. Frank is currently acting as the MDA Space Architect, leading a team that synthesizes the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) architecture with Overhead Persistent Infra-Red (OPIR) sensors and intelligence gathering national assets. Frank also manages hardware and software development programs, plans and executes system level testing, and develops strategies to operationally certify rapidly developed capabilities. Furthermore he collaborates with and supervises small and large cross-functional and intra-agency teams through all types of analytical and programmatic tasking. He is routinely commended for his responsiveness, while delivering innovative products of the highest quality.
Frank received a Master’s degree in Systems Engineering and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.