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.

Project Engineer

Job Title
Project Engineer
Requirement ID
Alexandria,  VA
Other Location

The Project Engineer candidate will lead a critical SOC engineering projects including projects such as launching applications into the AWS Cloud, Splunk logging, and SIEM implementation. Team member will need to work with the customer to prioritize operational issues, engineering activities, and development efforts, and drive the schedule to completion.

Duties Include:

  • Set up and guide a Task Management soltuion to track Engineering and Program Management initiatives.
  • Lead highly visible projects and initiatives to closure
  • Lead key customer briefings and generally assisting the SOC leadership (Government and contractor in execution and strategy)
  • Lead updates to Processes, SOPs, and Best Practices
  • Ensure high quality of all contractual deliverables 
  • Facilitate quality comments back to the analysts and leads for the source data to ensure the best data for future analysis
Required Skills

• BA / BS or equivalent experience and 5+ years or prior relevant experience
• Masters with 3+ years of prior relevant experience.
• 5+ years technical experience with 1-2 years of small project leadership (5+people)

• Experience with ITIL practices
• Experience with Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook
• Strong customer interfacing experience
• Strong communication skills

Active US Government Security Clearance Required.
Optional Skills

• PMP Certification
• Experience in cyber security
• Previous experience with DHS or CBP customer
• Experience in Security Operations Center (SOC) or Networking Operations
• Experiencing developing Agile processes
• Experience Leading a team
• Experience Architecting a Task Management solution like Remedy or JIRA
• Experience working with the following technologies:
o Splunk
o AWS Cloud
o RSA Archer
o MS Project/Visio

An Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Metronome is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants for employment, to assure that individuals with disabilities enjoy full access to equal employment opportunity (EEO). Metronome shall provide reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities, unless Metronome can demonstrate that a particular accommodation would impose an undue hardship on business operations. Applicants requesting a reasonable accommodation may make a request by contacting us.