Boston Globe Top Places to Work 2010
Hanscom Air Force Base
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Bedford, MA
Hanscom Air Force Base, the headquarters of the Air Force Electronic Systems Center, near Bedford, Massachusetts, provides employment for nearly 2800 military members and civilian employees, as well as a large contractor workforce. The ESC mission statement is "Empower the Warfighter to leverage information as an effective weapon--anywhere, anytime!". ESC acquires many key platforms in the cyber domain, airborne Command and Control platforms, ground Command and Control nodes, and vital combat support business systems; develops architectural and engineering standards and guidance to move the Command, Control, Communications, Computer, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance and combat support domains forward towards netcentricity.
We drive materiel solutions through enterprise science and technology investments and innovations.
“Good pay, benefits, time off, balance of work and personal time, flexible. Although I have a good boss I feel like I am able to make my own decisions in order to move projects forward. ”
“It is vital to the Air Force service members and I am working with those who serve our country.”
“I feel that I am doing something of service to my country.”
“I have flexibility and feel I contribute to the mission.”