MTEQ Senior Software Developer (OPIR) in Springfield, Virginia

Senior Software Developer (OPIR)

Location: Springfield, VA

Job Code: 1153

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MTEQ is a cutting-edge lead sensor system integrator. With a deep background in passive hyperspectral imaging, MTEQ also features specialists in lasers, ground moving target indicator (GMTI) radar, acoustic detection, and other forms of sensing. Our in-house design tools, laboratories, and manufacturing capabilities provide our technologists with the resources to advance DOD and Intelligence Community force protection and intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance capabilities. Our design and integration team is made up of top of the industry system, mechanical, electrical, optical, and software engineers whose record of accomplishment in advancing prototype systems creates a culture of innovation and proven technical results. MTEQ’s technology horizons scanning tools and broad participation in the defense and sensing communities gives us access to the latest technological developments in government, industry, and academia. We leverage this knowledge to lean forward in the market, combining cutting edge sensor technology with research in fields like artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and augmented reality (AR). We are looking for problem solvers who are motivated and innovative to join our team and help in advancing our technical mission.

MTEQ is seeking a Senior Software Developer to support OPIR with extensive knowledge and strong communication skills to join our team of well qualified, diverse individuals at our Springfield, VA client site.


  • Prototype automation approaches, integrate Matlab toolkit into AWS, automate instrumentation interfaces.

  • Apply advanced Python programming skills to enhance and expand an existing prototyping tool kit for deployment in a cloud computing environment.

  • Debug code, optimize algorithms, and convert Matlab scripts to Python scripts.

  • Perform analysis and conduct experiments to characterize and model the optical characteristics of the atmosphere.

  • Apply optical science and engineering to develop active or passive electro-optical and infrared remote sensing applications.

  • Requirements:

  • Understand instrumentation uses and develop an approach to automate.

  • Python and Matlab skills required along with signals processing experience.


Active Top Secret; TS/SCI preferred


SCHEDULE: Full time

MTEQ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer



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