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Principal Engineer / C++

Washington, District Of Columbia


Full Time

$170k - $230k

We are working with a R&D partner to the Intelligence and DARPA space who is focused on developing cyber-networking technologies for the Department of Defense. Working with a variety of different technology ranging from C++ or C, Linux, Python, Kernels, VxWorks, etc. This position is full-time on-site in Arlington, VA. Secret clearance or higher desired.

This position is a great way to get involved with the ‘fun’ side of government work and is not legacy heavy, but product driven. You will be working on exciting projects ranging from electronic warfare to cyber networking. They are hiring Principal, Senior, and Lead Engineers with a minimum of 7 years’ experience required. Compensation ranges depending on experience, but they are able to put together very impressive compensation packages.

Required Skills & Experience
  • 7+ years of experience with C++ or C programming language
  • Linux
  • Kernels
  • Python
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field
  • Ability to obtain a secret clearance

Desired Skills & Experience
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • Rust
  • VxWorks
  • Experience writing complex algorithms
  • Experience working with sensor technology
  • Master’s degree
  • Secret clearance or higher

The Offer
  • Eligible for bonus
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Vacation Time
  • 401k
*Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.*

Posted by: Taylor Bender

Specialization: C++