Join our team dedicated to developing and executing innovative solutions in support of customer mission success.


Job Description: 

The CNO developer will design custom software for CNO tools and techniques on Windows, Unix, or Mobile platforms.  They will work closely with customers to understand ever-changing requirements and develop documentation pertinent to operating and supporting developed software and techniques.  Along with this, they will be tasking with the mentorship of junior-level developers to solve real-time cyber challenges.

Responsibilities include for Level 3:

  • Strong experience programming in C or C++
  • Strong experience programming in Python
  • Must have strong Windows, Unix development or Mobile background
  • Design and code new software or modify existing software to add new features
  • Design and code new software or modify existing software to add new features
  • Integrate existing software into new or modified systems or operating environments
  • Serve as team lead at the level appropriate to the software development process being used on any particular project
  • Design or implement complex database or data repository interfaces/queries
  • Assist with developing and executing test procedures for software components
  • Develop software solutions by analyzing system performance standards, confer with users or system engineers; analyze systems flow, data usage and work processes; and investigate problem areas
  • Design, develop and modify software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcome and consequences of design
  • Design or implement complex algorithms requiring adherence to strict timing, system resource, or interface constraints; Perform quality control on team products
  • Implement recommendations for improving documentation and software development process standards
  • Oversee one or more software development teams and ensure the work is completed in accordance with the constraints of the software development process being used on any particular project
  • Confer with system engineers and hardware engineers to derive software requirements and to obtain information on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements and interfaces
  • Coordinate software system installation and monitor equipment functioning to ensure operational specifications are met
  • Recommend new technologies and processes for complex software projects
  • Serve as the technical lead of multiple software development teams
  • Select the software development process in coordination with the customer and system engineering
  • Delegate programming and testing responsibilities to one or more teams and monitor their performance

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required
  • Ten (10) years experience with C programming
  • Five (5)+ years experience with advance debugging on Windows and Linux systems
  • Experience with Windows and Linux API’s (POSIX, win32, win native)
  • Experience developing custom network protocols
  • Experience with socket programming on Windows and Linux 
  • Familiarity analyzing x86 and x86_64 assembly

Additional Requirements:

  • TS/SCI clearance with poly 



Novetta, from complexity to clarity.

Novetta delivers highly scalable advanced analytics and secure technology solutions to address challenges of national and global significance. Focused on mission success, Novetta pioneers disruptive technologies in machine learning, data analytics, full-spectrum cyber, cloud engineering, open source analytics, and multi-INT fusion for Defense, Intelligence Community, and Federal Law Enforcement customers. Novetta is headquartered in McLean, VA with over 1,000 employees across the U.S. 

Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our core values:

Integrity • We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of integrity and ethics.

Customer Success • We strive daily to exceed expectations and achieve customer mission success.

Employee Focus • We invest in our employees’ professional development and training, respecting individuality and fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion.

Innovation • We know that discovering new and innovative ways to solve problems is critical to our success and makes us a great company.

Excellence in Execution • We take pride in flawless execution as we build a company that is best in class. 



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