Workbridge Associates: Where People Meet Performance

Senior Research Engineer

  • Posted:

    July 14, 2014

  • Compensation:

    $125-140K DOE

  • City, State:

    Arlington, VA

  • Technologies:


Apply for this job
Share this:


A rapidly growing security software product company is looking to add a Senior Research Engineer to their team. The ideal candidate will be working on a small (2-5 person), highly focused team working to design and build prototypes for solving future problems concerning computer security and cyber warfare. They are looking for a creative problem-solver who can take an interesting research problem and then spend time creating an innovative prototype. This is a great opportunity to be a part of a small team creating the next generation of technologies for the security industry. Also, there is a great opportunity for professional and personal growth, the expected growth pattern includes being able to write $10 million proposals to DARPA.

In order to be considered a Bachelor’s in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math, or similar plus three or more years of software experience preferably in R&D lab is essential.  Experience coding in C, C++, or Java is also highly desired though being an expert coder is not needed. The ideal candidate should have strong communication skills and an ability to work in a highly creative, fast-paced, and Agile environment. They are currently especially looking for people with a strong algorithm development background, especially compression algorithms. 

Active Security Clearance (or inactive within 3 years) Required.

Required Skills

    • 3+ years of software engineering experience preferably in a R&D lab
    • Minimally a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math or similar
    • Experience coding in C, C++, Java, or Python
    • Prior role developing experimental prototypes
    • U.S. citizen with active security clearance
    • Algorithm or codec background highly preferred


PTO: 4 weeks total (3 weeks vacation, 1 week sick), Stock options, Flex hours, 401K Company match (2-3%)

Keyword Tags

Research and Development, R&D, C, C++, Java, Python,  Research Engineer, Agile, Security, Arlington, Virginia.

Apply for this Job

John Howard is leading the search for this position. Use the button below to send us your resume and let us know you’re interested in the job!

Apply to this job
  • John Howard

  • Practice Manager
  • Workbridge Washington DC
Back to job listings

Great! You're interested!

Use this form to send me your resume, and my team and I will review it for this job:

Senior Research Engineer

So you know, this isn't the only job like this we're working on. We'll review your resume for every relevant job that comes in!


How did you hear about Workbridge?

Attach your resume:

Apply With This Info
  • John Howard

  • Practice Manager
  • Workbridge Washington DC
Thank you

Your information has been received.

One of our teams will give it a careful look for the Senior Research Engineer job, and for every other relevant position we’re working on right now, too.
If it looks like we can help you out, you’ll hear from us shortly!

Return to Search Results Close

Send to a Friend

If you know someone who'd be interested in this job, send them a link so they can check it out.

Thank You!

Your note about the position number: 180207 has been sent to your friend

Return to Search Results