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Software Engineer I
Positions: 4
Posted: 03/15/2019
Job Type: Regular Full Time, Temp-to-Hire
Location: US-VA-Manassas
Category: Engineering
Salary: Commensurate With Experience
Benefits: Full Benefits
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Job Description


Job Summary

Looking for a motivated software engineer to contribute to the design, implementation, and documentation of software for a variety of applications.  Basic knowledge of data structures and algorithms is required, experience with computer vision and/or machine learning algorithms as well as a strong math background are a plus.


Duties and Responsibilities

Responsibilities include maintaining, updating, and/or extending existing code and developing new software applications. Must work closely with other software and systems engineers on requirements generation and with end users on interface design and development if required.




Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Experience with C++, Python, or Java required, experience with libraries such as OpenCV , Boost, BLAS, etc. are a plus. Experience with CUDA/GPU programming is a plus. Experience with databases such as SQL or Mongo is a plus. Experience with or a willingness to learn git/Mercurial for version control required. Must have good written and verbal communication skills and be willing and able to work both individually and in team settings.



BS Degree or higher in computer science / computer engineering preferred, exceptional applicants with other degrees (e.g., information systems, applied math) or 3+ years of experience and a strong track record of past performance will be considered.


This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

As a small business, Progeny Systems is a participant in the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. Progeny Systems has a proven track record of transitioning numerous SBIR contract awards into full-scale production, and has also successfully competed with large defense corporations.  Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

-       United States Navy

-       United States Air Force

-       United States Army         

-       Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

-       National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)

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