Founded in 1993, Heron Systems is a woman-owned, small disadvantaged business with locations in California, MD and Alexandria, VA. Heron Systems builds practical, deployable autonomous agents and multi-agent systems powered by artificial intelligence.

From advanced R&D and prototypes to full stack solutions, our AI-powered solutions deliver industry leading performance packaged to work with existing systems.

Heron Systems Employees

Heron employees at the 2019 holiday party at the Blackwall Hitch in Alexandria, VA

A lean organization, our leadership remains active in our technical projects, offering partners highly responsive customer service.  Our technical approach is guided by a firm commitment to quality engineering, open architecture, and flexible, extensible systems.

Heron Systems’ mission is to strengthen America’s defense by providing innovative laboratory testing and simulation solutions.

Our company maintains an employee-centric philosophy.  We believe strongly in the capabilities of our technical staff and constantly seek ways to empower their careers.  We offer industry leading benefits, expansive opportunities, and a platform to chart your own career path.


Small Business Certifications:

  • Woman-Owned Small Business
  • Minority-Owned Small Business
  • Small Disadvantaged Business