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.

Geospatial Research and Development

Job Title
Geospatial Research and Development
Requirement ID
Springfield,  VA 22150
Other Location
St. Louis, MO

Title: Geospatial Research and Development
Location: NCE Springfield, VA
Employment Type: Full-time
Responsibilities: Apply imagery and geospatial analysis tradecraft principles and methods to address R&D challenges in EO/IR imagery systems and image/video collection (characterization and exploitation) problems. Ensures geospatial products are in compliance with applicable specifications. Supports tradecraft development and refinement providing analysis expertise during experiment execution. Required analysis experience includes, but not limited to elevation data, image raster data, map raster data, hardcopy maps/charts, and vector data. Activities also include creation and maintenance of project data, imagery manipulation, performing in-process quality checks. Generate plots of vector data/contours for QC and display purposes. Work closely with GEOINT Analysts to educate, socialize, and assist in the use of new data sources and products.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 4  years experience with Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum 15 years experience in related field
  • Background in GEOINT products, geospatial analysis, data, and product quality assessment methods
  • Experience with GEOINT quality standards and assessment methods
  • Experience working with GEOINT analysts providing mentorship in usage of new data and products
  • Experience using ArcGIS, QGIS, ELT packages such as RemoteView, Erdas

Desired Qualifications:
  • BS degree in geography or
  • Relevant experience generating, assessing, and using GEOINT products
  • Current CI poly

  • MA/MS degree in relevant field
Clearance: 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 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