Want to learn the latest cybersecurity techniques? Do you look forward to tough challenges? Are you willing to put forth your very best? Then you’ve come to the right place. At Percival, we believe in a People First approach – providing a fun and challenging environment that promotes innovation, creative thinking, and treating one another like family. Located in Columbia, Maryland, our small business develops cutting-edge engineering solutions to protect our nation's assets. Our team specializes in vulnerability analysis and research, system emulation, software engineering, reverse engineering, embedded development, and cyber security. We are seeking a Senior Embedded Developer to join our diverse team of engineers dedicated to solving the most challenging cyber threats.

* All candidates must be eligible to obtain or maintain a US Security Clearance, therefore US citizenship is required

Job Type:

  • Senior Level, Full Time
  • Non-Remote

Responsibilities Include:

  • Design, develop, test, and integrate software for advanced cybersecurity capabilities using the latest software tools and techniques such as Python, C, C++, and other languages and frameworks
  • Work as part of an active member of an Agile Sprint development team
  • Assignment includes developing software designs from requirements, implementing these designs in code, developing unit test cases, and supporting integrated software code with the team for builds/integration tests
  • Support creation and updating of all relevant specifications for design, development, and testing
  • Develop maintainable code that matches requirements specifications
  • Participate in design reviews, sprint planning, estimating, release planning, demonstrations, and retrospectives
  • Perform unit testing of code, including manipulation of data for analysis of system requirements

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Position requires TS/SCI with Poly
  • Embedded Linux or RTOS (VxWorks, pSOS, QNX,...)
  • C/C++
  • Python
  • Network Programming (BSD Sockets)
  • Working in an Agile Environment
  • Must have Great Communication and Writing Skills

Desired Skills & Qualifications:

  • Embedded Buses
  • Boot Loaders
  • ICS/SCADA Systems