Position: Sr. Software Engineer

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Position MetaTech Consulting
Clearance Top Secret/SCI (Current)
Polygraph None Required
Degree BS in Related Technical Field
Work Place On-Site/Office @ Naval Research Lab, Washington, DC
Experience 10+ yrs Computer Science Experience
Travel No


Mathematical, Scientific, Algorithm Development, C/C++, LINUX, X11/Motif, scripting


The total compensation for this position is approximately above industry average - you determine the allocation by selecting from an a la carte menu of salary, paid time off, insurances, and other benefits.

Full-time position (1880 hr/year) Data Scientist position to lead software project planning including the preparation of software development plans; development of software design, coding, quality, inspection, and testing guidelines.  The candidate will lead the evaluation of software requirements, design and development of software systems and subsystems. 

  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Engineering


  • Bachelor's degree or advanced degree in computer science or other related discipline.
  • At least 10 years of Computer Science experience.
  • Demonstrated experience with coding in C, C++, and LINUX
  • Demonstrated experience developing  with windowing packages such as X11/Motif;
  • Profiency with Configuration Management (CM) tools such as JIRA, Confluence, FishEye and SVN;
  • Proficiency with Contiguous Integration (CI) tools such Husdon, Jenkins, and Maven.
  • Proficiency with REST based Web Services, HTML 5.0, Java Design Patterns and best practices. 


  • Knowledge of and experience with mathematical, scientific and “less numerical” software algorithm development, operation and modification.
  • Knowledge and experience in productization and software delivery.
  • Ability to perform software design analysis.
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing.


  • Conceive and define solutions to software problems which are typically difficult to define, require unconventional or novel approaches, require application of computer science, engineering and/ or scientific principles in significant areas or research or development for which no closely related precedents exist, and/or present other features of more than average difficulty.
  • Analysis and design for object oriented implementation
  • Software development and maintenance
  • Algorithm development. 
  • Application of modern software analysis and design techniques. 
  • Lead software development. 
  • Developing and maintaining software used to support data analytics.
  • Lead the design and preparation of documentation generated in support of the Space Systems Development Department programs. 

MetaTech Consulting is a Woman, Veteran owned small company with 20 years of experience providing value added support to the IC community with engineering, development, and acquisition efforts in the SIGINT and Cyber domains.

Beyond the highly competitive, and customizable, compensation and benefit package, MetaTech employees fill very senior Engineering, Program Management and advisor roles and, therefore, enjoy a virtually unprecedented level of trust and autonomy within the company and in their daily routine and work environment. The company management structure is very flat - a "one-among-equals" culture - that allows for flexibility, initiative and individuality while maintaining "Home Office" support and minimizing unnecessary management overhead. Our strategy is to hire exceptional talent, trust and empower them to do their job, then support them in being successful.

  • "Grow" your role and expand your responsibilities
  • Knowledge and Skill Development
  • Build experience as a skilled practitioner
  • Advanced training and certifications available


  • A self-starter, have a high level of attention to detail, and possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Flexible/easily adaptable within a dynamic work environment that may require surge efforts
  • Detail oriented and exhibit strong organization skills
  • Documents all plans and actions well.
  • Excellent oral and written ability
  • Personal Initiative and being a self-starter