Senior Software Engineer - Unmanned Systems

Metron, Inc.
Reston, VA
Aug 11, 2022
Aug 14, 2022
Full Time
Job Description: Metron is an employee-owned company dedicated to delivering innovative solutions for the most challenging national security problems. For over 35 years, our principled approach to problem-solving has yielded creative solutions at the intersection of advanced mathematics, computer science, physics, and engineering. Our people are leaders in their technical fields and are passionate about solving challenging problems. We look for individuals who share this same passion and can apply their experience in real-world settings. RESILIENT MISSION AUTONOMY Our unmanned systems team is adding a talented software engineer with interests in autonomous systems, robotics, and/or machine learning. In this position, you will develop software and contribute ideas for technologies on a variety of topics such as autonomy, navigation, command and control, decision making, health monitoring and management, and simulation. Our team is dedicated to creating resilient mission autonomy by increasing the capability, reliability and longevity of autonomous vehicles. You will be part of and lead dynamic and motivated teams that design and implement solutions for some of the most capable and advanced autonomous systems on or off the planet. Required Qualifications Bachelor's degree in computer science, robotics, mathematics, engineering, or other applicable field of study At least 3 years of software programming experience Object-oriented programming proficiency in Java, Python and/or C++ Ability to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team Ability to breaking down larger features into smaller, more specific tasking for junior staff Ability to manage deadlines on multiple projects and communicate with management if schedule slips occur Ability to create requirements and seek out answers from team members and customers US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED; Successful candidates will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information Desired Qualifications: At least 2 years of relevant autonomous systems experience Experience developing and testing code for applied research Experience using CI/CD and DevOps Position Location: Reston, VA Workplace Safety Metron follows the CDC and OSHA guidance for workplace safety. Metron expects all employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they have an exemption for an underlying medical condition or strong religious conviction. We also listen to our employees to create a safe and workable office environment for everyone. Metron continues to support flexible/hybrid telecommuting options when project work allows for working from home. If you have any questions about the safety precautions we are taking, we encourage you to ask during the interview process. Perks and Benefits Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Accompanying FSA and HSA options Additional Voluntary Benefits Paid Time Off 9 Observed Holidays and 2 Floating Holidays Paid Parental Leave Tuition Reimbursement Professional Development Reimbursement Annual Salary Reviews Profit Sharing 401(k) Traditional and Roth Options Gym and Fitness Reimbursement Employee Assistance Program Employee Referral Program All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. Metron takes affirmative action in support of its policy to employ and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. VEVRAA Federal Contractor

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