Hiring: Director of Research & Performance

Job Title: Director of Research & Performance

Location: Remote, preferably in the Mountain West, USA

MTI, a company committed to enhancing mission-direct performance and safety for mountain and tactical athletes, is seeking a full-time Director of Research & Performance. The ideal candidate is a transitioning tactical athlete or a credentialed strength and conditioning coach with a tactical/mountain sports background. Please review MTI’s First Principles prior to sending your resume.


– Lead and manage research projects.

– Develop programming for military, law enforcement, fire, and mountain athletes.

– Provide customer service, including answering athlete questions.

– Write essays and articles on various subjects.

– Participate as a regular lab rat.

– Contribute to strategic-level business improvement initiatives.

– Work directly with Rob Shaul.

Required Qualifications:

– Bachelor’s degree in any field.

– Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist/Tactical Strength and Conditioning Facilitator (CSCS/TSAC) from the NSCA, or ability to attain within 3 months of employment.

Desired Qualities:

– Strategic and tactical thinker.

– Driven and self-starting.

– Humble with a willingness to grow.

– Quick learner.

– Confident and bold.

– Committed and reliable.

– Mission-oriented.

– Entrepreneurial.

– Scholar-meathead

– Mountain athlete or aspiring to be one.

What MTI Offers:

– Salary: ~85k Base Salary.

– Health Care stipend covering 80% of the premium cost.

– 401k.

Application Process:

– Resume/Cover Letter Review

– Remote Assignments

– Individual phone interview(s) for selected candidates.

– Reference check.

Potential Travel: Less than 20%

The position is open until filled.

Application and Questions: Please send your resume and cover letter (we actually read them) to charlie@mtntactical.com. For any questions, write to the same email. Be direct and specific.

Note: You are not required to relocate to Wyoming. The potential exists for opening a new facility in a Mountain West area.

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