Careers - Metronome


Every individual has unique passions, career goals, and personal values. We are here to make the connection between those and the needs of our customers. When the stars align, we welcome our new employees - or Pulsers as we like to call them - to the family. We offer competitive benefits to ensure that our Pulsers are well taken care of for whatever comes their way.

All applicants are required to upload a current resume for consideration of employment.

Systems Administrator

Job Title
Systems Administrator
Requirement ID
Vienna,  VA
Other Location

Employment Type: Full-Time

Location: Temporary Remote Delivery, eventually returning to Vienna VA office.


We are looking for a Systems Administrator to support a Department of the Treasury program whose mission is to safeguard the financial system from illicit use and to combat money laundering and promote national security through the collection, analysis and dissemination of financial intelligence, and the strategic use of financial authorities. This program carries out its mission by receiving and maintaining financial reports and other critical data provided by financial institutions, analyzing and disseminating that data for law enforcement and regulatory purposes, and building global cooperation with counterpart organizations in other countries and associated international bodies.

·         Work in a diverse technical environment troubleshooting existing systems and identifying/resolving issues

·         Support the database infrastructure (Oracle, PostgreSQL)

·         Work with software engineers, data analytics teams, data scientists in order to understand and aid in the implementation of database requirements, analyze performance, and troubleshoot any existing issues

·         Develop, construct, test and maintain architecture, such as databases and large-scale processing systems

Basic Qualifications:

·         TS/SCI Clearance

·         3-5 years experience and a BS degree in Physics, Computer Science, Mathematics, or another quantitative discipline

·         Basic networking skills

·         Exposure to Elasticsearch, Oracle, PostgreSQL, Hadoop

·         Proficiency in bash scripting

·         Proficiency debugging web applications

·         Experience with RedHat Enterprise Linux

·         Experience troubleshooting Tomcat / Apache

Preferred Qualifications

 ·         AWS experience

Clearance Requirement

Active TS/SCI

Background Screening/Check/Investigation:  Successful Completion of a Background check will be required as a condition of hire.

Benefits: Metronome offers a comprehensive benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace. Benefit eligibility is determined on the type of position (full-time, part-time, temporary). Metronome's range of benefits include, but are not limited to, Medical, Vision & Dental Insurance, Life insurance, Paid Time-off & Company Paid Holidays, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities.

Application Process:  Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your consideration for employment.
1. Select Create Profile and Apply to Requirement
2. Complete your Profile and Answer the Questionnaire
3. Upload a Current Resume
4.Complete the Online Application and Submit

Evaluation process: Metronome will evaluate applicants based on how well they meet the qualifications of the position above. Your completed application (Including questionnaire, resume and online application) will be used to determine your eligibility and how well you meet the qualifications for the position.
Your responses to the questionnaire may be compared to your resume and application; if either your resume or application contradicts or does not support your responses, you will disqualify yourself and not receive further consideration for this job.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
Metronome does not discriminate in employment on the basis or race, color, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

Reasonable Accommodation Policy
Metronome is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an individual with a disability to apply for a job, preform job duties or receive equal access to job benefits.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process or hiring process should contact Metronome Human Resources at or 703-957-4082. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case-basis.

Required Skills

See Above