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Reston, VA 
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Charon Technologies, LLC specializes in designing and building hardware and software to meet our customers’ next requirement. We focus on offering devices that can be fielded immediately to meet the mission needs that lie directly ahead. Size, weight, power, and packaging are of paramount importance in everything we design and build. Our expertise allows us to rapidly provide these solutions in specialized electronic/mechanical design, embedded & application-level software, reverse engineering & protocol analysis, and RF signals exploitation and communications systems. Successful candidates must be willing and able to obtain a security clearance.

Do you thrive on solving challenging problems with creative solutions? Are you seeking a high-energy setting where small, highly effective teams create value for customers through the application of cutting-edge technologies? Then come see what this technology team has to offer you:

  • Customer facing applications that you help create and deliver!
  • Software development where security, reliability, and scalability are critical design goals -- not after-thoughts
  • Collaborative, multi-disciplinary teams focused on customer deliverables
  • Experience with full-stack development
  • Ability to become a subject matter expert supplying technical and business product knowledge to multiple teams.

Skills we seek in our Software Engineers:

We care about your attitude and aptitude, not only specific tools and technologies. You need to have a strong passion for working on secure, production-worthy, user-friendly software. You should also have great analytical skills, love playing with data and solving tough problems.

  • Minimum of a BS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Object-oriented design and development experience (C++ a plus)
  • Experience with Python/WSGI-style web application development
  • Solid understanding of relational databases (PostgreSQL a plus)
  • Core networking and computer security knowledge
  • Experience with deployment and configuration management tools (puppet, cobbler, RPM packaging) a plus

If this describes your skills, desire and drive, come join an elite team of engineers.


Our environment is designed to attract and retain only the best, so our benefits include:

  • The chance to work with top talent
  • Your choice of operating system
  • Tuition/educational assistance program
  • Private or semi-private offices  
  • Weekly free lunches (or breakfasts)
  • Special social events (like summer picnic, and awesome winter party)
  • Casual dress and flexible schedule
  • Free snacks, Starbucks coffee, and other beverages
  • Bike or walk to work--locker rooms w/showers in the  facility
  • Garage parking
  • Generous salary, vacation, sick leave
  • Fully-paid employee health and dental plans (75% paid for dependents)
  • Fully-paid employee life insurance
  • 401k plan w/company match that vests immediately

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, national origin, color, age, military service eligibility or veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected class.  We encourage and support workplace diversity.

Qualified candidates should send their resumes in PDF or MS Word format.

We are unable to hire non-US citizens. Please, no third party firms.


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