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About Exelis

ITT Exelis is a global aerospace, defense, information and technical services company. It provide mission-critical systems and solutions for customers, which include the US Army, US Navy, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Homeland Security, NASA, and clients in more than 50 countries worldwide. The company is headquartered in Tysons Corner, Virginia, employs approximately 21,000 people, and is a result of the spin-off of ITT Corporations into three publically traded entities.

Products & Services

Exelis builds then sells advanced technologies for the control, command, computers, communications, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance market. Areas of expertise include integrated electronic warfare, air traffic management, sensing and surveillance, information and cyber solutions, and space missions. Exelis’ products and services are offered to military, government, and commercial customers.


Exelis was originally the defense department within ITT Corporations until the Board of Directors decided to split the company into three separate companies: Xylem Inc., ITT Corporation, and Exelis Inc. The company structure is now divided into six different businesses that specialize in more specific technologies—Aerostructures, Electronic Systems, Geospatial Systems, Information Systems, Mission Systems, and Night Vision and Tactical Communications Systems.

Job Opportunities

ITT Exelis is a publically traded company, under the ticker NYSE: XLS. Since spinning off from ITT Corporations in 2011, Exelis’ list of clients has expanded overseas and into over 50 countries. Jobs are available in the fields of engineering, business development, science, and more.

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