Above and Beyond

Our innovators develop cutting-edge technology for nationally important missions.

Join Our Team

Valley Tech Systems, Inc., is looking for talented individuals with a passion for innovation to join us in developing advanced airborne ISR and propulsion systems for the U.S. government. Our team includes scientists and engineers plus a cadre of administrative and other support professionals – all of whom are dedicated to the success of our customers.


Career Opportunities

Our career opportunities typically include the following positions in Folsom, CA, Dayton, OH, or Reno, NV:

  • Interns – engineering, computer science, mathematics and physics undergraduate and graduate students
  • Experienced Professionals – systems, software and mechanical engineers; senior systems, software and mechanical engineers; chief systems engineers; program managers; and administrative specialists and senior administrators

Pride in Doing a Good Job

“We are self-starters who take initiative to go above and beyond our job descriptions. The drive for constant improvement does not come from above; it comes from within the team. We love what we do and take pride in doing a good job.”

–Jill Thornton, Senior Software Engineer, ISR Systems

Work-Life Balance

We support employees’ work-life balance choices through our policies and benefits. For example, our paid time off (PTO) policy allows employees to manage their accrued time for personal needs, such as vacation, illness, caring for children, school activities and personal business. We also provide paid holidays to eligible employees.

Employees at our locations can take advantage of nearby walking and cycling opportunities at lunchtime and after work. We are less than three miles from the Johnny Cash Trail in Folsom and approximately four miles from the Truckee River Walk in Reno. The Dayton office is close to multiple outdoor and shopping venues, Wright State University, and is 20 minutes from downtown.

hands-on team environment

“In our hands-on team environment, our employees willingly share their expertise and ideas across the team. We start each day fresh with a stand-up meeting for each project, which keeps everyone focused and eliminates roadblocks.”

– Rob Pierson, Vice President of Engineering, ISR Systems

Apply for a Job

If you are interested in joining our team, check out our current job openings on and submit your resume there.

Important Work with Real Impact

“The work we do is very important. The technologies and products we develop have a real impact on the security of our country. With that in mind, we do what it takes to get the job done.”

– Justin Carpenter, Engineering Specialist, Propulsion Systems