"I hire people brighter than me and then I get out of their way."
- Lee Iacocca

Our clients bring us their biggest, hardest problems, and we need great programmers who want to make an impact by tackling those problems.

Current Openings:

We're always looking for:

  • Strong programmers with knowledge/interest of network protocols, reverse engineering, cryptography.

  • Self-starters who are able to take ownership of projects, from prototype to production.

  • Inquisitive, inventive, and creative people: many of Kyrus’ projects grew out of ideas proposed by engineers.

  • Autonomous individuals capable of working well without lots of oversight or process.

  • Has [or eligible for] a security clearance.

What we do:

  • Research and prototype solutions to client problems in an iterative fashion.

  • Develop mostly with Python, but also in C++, C#, Java, and JavaScript.

  • Value great engineering by letting you scope out requirements.

  • Work closely on projects in small teams of two to four people in semi-private offices.

Our benefits include: 

  • An intentional culture supporting a healthy work/life balance.

  • 100% Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits — industry best coverage.

  • Offer great benefits, including unlimited vacation.

  • Support working from home [as applicable] and flexible hours.

  • Foster professional growth through project ownership, book clubs, and an annual conference budget.

Kyrus is a small, fast-growing company with offices in Sterling, VA, Denver, CO, and Columbia, MD.


Thank you to all applicants. We have hired for these previously open positions: