Name: Joshua M. Martin, general engineer, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala.

Age: 29

Hometown: Enterprise, Ala.

Years of federal service: Three and a half years (all with SMDC)

Education: Bachelor's degree in wireless engineering and a master's degree in electrical engineering, both from Auburn

Marital status: Single

Children: None

Activities/hobbies: College football, golf, racquetball

Favorite movie: Wedding Crashers

Favorite TV show: Breaking Bad

Favorite band: Mumford and Sons

Favorite thing about working for the Army: Knowing that I'm working on developing technology to protect our Soldiers

What made you want to work for the Army: I received a Department of Defense fellowship for graduate school. After graduation, I started work with the Army at SMDC, which gave me the opportunity to serve my country