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Senior Software Systems Engineer

Hamilton Porter LLC - Reston, VA

Seeking a Senior Software Systems Engineer with an Active TS/SCI with Full Scope Polygraph

Location: Reston, VA

Hamilton Porter is a boutique technical recruiting firm that partners with a variety of companies ranging from Federal based Intelligence firms to commercial start-ups, product firms and Fortune 500 Enterprises. This particular opportunity would be joining as a Principal Systems/Software Engineering (SME) hire to a top rated mid-sized firm, founded in 2000 with a focus of work ranging between AI, Linguistics, and Operations based Intelligence work. We pride ourself on being voted a top place to work for the past 8 years and the average tenure at our company is 8 years with slim to no turn over, if you value job security, interesting work, and outstanding complete benefits of which includes an Employee Stock Ownership Plan check us out!

The Principal Software/Systems engineer will be responsible for overseeing the full life-cycle of complex systems developments and will report directly to the CEO. Task will include: research, design, and defining customer requirements, threat and vulnerability risk management, system integration, system test and deployment. As a leading member to the dynamic team, candidates will work in a multi-tasking, quick-paced environment that encourages proactive and innovative exploration of concepts, technologies, and strategies that meet customer needs.

Skills Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
  • 4 - 10+ years of Software Systems Engineering experience with an active TS/SCI FullScope Polygraph Security Clearance

Candidates should be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience with: Java/J2EE, C/C++, and/or Python
  • Experience working in a Linux environment
  • Experience working in a tool agnostic environment with the ability to transition between multiple technologies to accomplish tasks
  • Experience in a highly collaborative team culture following Agile Methodology
  • Showcase a problem solving attitude with a strong work ethic
  • Huge perk if you have previous experience supporting work in Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning

Perks of the job:

  • Competitive Salary ranging from $160K - $200K depending on background of experience
  • Comprehensive PPO Medical, Prescription Drug Coverage, Dental & Vision Insurance (US & International coverage options)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts – Healthcare and Dependent Care
  • ESOP – Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with employer match and immediate vesting
  • Transportation Spending Accounts – Parking and Mass Transit
  • Paid- Group Term Life Insurance- Minimum $100K, or 1X base pay, with corresponding amount of AD&D
  • Paid – Short Term Disability
  • Paid – Long Term Disability
  • Supplemental Employee and Family Life and AD&D insurance options
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) – for confidential counseling, legal/financial services and work life resources
  • Paid Holidays – up to 10 days
  • Paid Vacation (up to 5 weeks depending on program/length of service)
  • Paid Bereavement Leave & Jury Duty Leave
  • Education Reimbursement Program
  • Training & Professional Development up to $7K annually
  • Paid Bi-Weekly (Direct Deposit Available)

Apply today, this is an urgent position and we move quickly!


Posted On: Thursday, June 11, 2020
Compensation: 160,000 - 200,000

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