Biometrics specialist

Depends on Experience

Full Time

  • Work from home
  • No Travel Required


AgileAmazon Web ServicesBiometricsBusiness intelligenceContinuous integrationMobile applicationsProblem solvingImage processingAlgorithmsArchitecture

Job Description

Sr Biometrics Specialist

Location: Ashburn, Virginia



CMCI provides management consulting and IT services that empower enterprises to achieve their business goals in today's highly competitive market. Our goal is to seamlessly integrate into each customer's organization to fully understand their business and technology needs. This approach allows us to quickly deliver high quality solutions while achieving the highest level of customer satisfaction on time and within budget. By choosing CMCI, you are choosing a company that can deliver on business outcomes and mission needs in the most cost-effective manner and without sacrificing capability. As a part of CMCI's culture of loyalty and commitment to its employees, CMCI is committed to provide a tremendous career path by promoting employees to their highest potential.


Job Description:

Job Description:

The Homeland Security Solutions Operation is seeking a Biometrics Systems Engineer SME with strong biometrics and systems engineer experience to support a complex program. You will support the full system engineering lifecycle, including requirements analysis, design, development, integration, test, documentation, and implementation following defined best practices and operational workflows.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Experience with integrating commercial software tools and APIs for custom application development.
  • Expertise knowledge of biometrics standards.
  • Interface with project team members using Agile SCRUM and SAFe frameworks to deliver features that enhance system capabilities and facilitate CBP’s mission.
  • Ability to architect new biometric solutions while leveraging leading edge technologies to be at the forefront of thought leadership in the field.
  • Agile Scrum and Ceremony experience; Project Management; Software Development Oversight/management.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline with 8-12 years of prior relevant experience.
  • 3 or more years in the following areas:
  • Experience with biometric concepts and designing algorithms.
  • Developing features in computer vision, image processing, or machine learning.
  • Experience with using computer vision or machine learning libraries.
  • [REWORD]Experience with research, including developing, designing, and executing research plans.
  • Knowledge of standard biometric algorithms for multiple modalities, with a strong focus on facial recognition.
  • Experience with facial biometric toolsets.
  • Ability to generate scientific data from various datasets and generate custom analysis reports.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified Scrum Master
  • BS degree in STEM program
  • Experience/Understanding of OBIM IDENT/HART programs with IXM service
  • Experience on AWS, CI/CD, SecDevOps is a plus.
  • Experience developing algorithms for biometrics.
  • Worked in Agile environment.
  • Ability to drive change based on trends collected from System and User base.
  • Mobile App Support is a plus.
  • Certifications is a plus

Clearance: Applicants must be a with ability to acquire complete BI.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.