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.

Windows Software Engineer

Job Title
Windows Software Engineer
Requirement ID
Ft. Meade,  MD
Other Location

Title: Windows Software Engineer

Location: Ft. Meade, MD

Employment Type: Full-time

Responsibilities: The Windows Software Engineer is the software development expert for creation, and delivery of Windows Environment software for Computer Network Operations. 

You will work collaboratively with peers to solve complex problems and create capabilities to defeat cyber systems. You will be presented with challenging requirements that require extreme skill, technical focus, and a can-do attitude to take on real-world problems, create solutions and transition capabilities to the operational environment.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop software for cyber operations related applications
  • Evaluating systems for weaknesses
  • Conduct automated and hands–on technical testing

Required Qualifications:

  • 12-15 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field;
  • 10-13 years relevant experience with Masters in related field;
  • 10 years experience with PhD.

Desired Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of experience in software development, testing, and deployment.
  • Experience with or knowledge of the operational methodologies employed by the USCYBERCOM Cyber Mission Force (CMF) capability development team in support of Computer Network Operations.
  • C/C++ development on Windows platforms x86/x64.
  • Network Development and PowerShell functionality.

Clearance: TS/SCI w/ CI Poly

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 this 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 of race, color, religion, 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, perform 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.