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.

Strategic Communicator

Job Title
Strategic Communicator
Requirement ID
Springfield,  VA
Other Location

Employment Type: Full-Time

Location: NCE - Springfield, VA


Primary Functions are weekly internal newsletter, ghost writing executive level workforce messages, NGA Today article writing- in AP style, speeches and talking points for the CFE and D/CFE, bi-monthly town halls - logistics, PowerPoint slides, speeches, talking points, SharePoint content management (not development), updating/maintaining org charts, communication planning and implementation.  This person must be able to work proactively and independently

Basic Qualifications:

  • Level 3 Experience needed, 7-10 Years
  • Education needed, Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience within related field
  • Experience delivering high level requests with short deadlines and changing priorities such as breaking news stories and other high-level events.
  • Experience synthesizing complex information into clear understandable written, graphic, and social media formats
  • Experience coordinating multiple interviews with internal and external stakeholders simultaneously.
  • Experience with providing strategic communications support or speechwriting.
  • Knowledge of issues facing NGA, the Intelligence Community, and the Department of Defense.
  • Knowledge of NGA, functions, products and technologies.
  • Must demonstrate strong data gathering and analytical skills.
  • Plans and leads contract sub tasks/projects
  • Has DINFOS and/or DoD/IC public affairs experience.
  • Has strong writer/editor (AP Style)

Clearance Requirement

Must have a current 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