See what LookingGlass employees have to say about their passion for cybersecurity
and why they chose to work at LookingGlass Cyber

Fantastic Interaction!

I love working at LookingGlass because of the relationships you build and exposure you have to really fantastic minds in the intelligence industry. Both internally and with clients, the interaction is fantastic.

— Sandra Larson (8 years)

All about the People.

For me, it’s all about the people. Working at LookingGlass, I get to work with the highly intelligent co-workers as well as the brightest and most sophisticated clients in the cyber security industry. I am always learning something new and am surrounded by the smart and supportive people. I find that this to be the best environment to build a career…

— Kirstin Doan (6 years)

Working at LookingGlass over the past seven years has provided me with what is easily comparable to a second family. Although my position has awarded me the opportunity to work remotely, I have been able to forge meaningful and lasting relationships with the clients I service and the great people I work with everyday.

As a new employee, you can expect to plug into a wealth of knowledge and resources in taking the first step to a rewarding career by doing work that matters!

— Mike Daisley (7 years)

Featured Position

Senior Software Systems Engineer

Engineering · Fort Meade, Maryland

LOOKINGGLASS CYBER SOLUTIONS a market leader in integrated Dynamic Threat Defense with threat Intelligence and mitigation, is looking for top tier Systems Engineering talent to join our Applications Engineering organization.

  • The Senior Software Systems Engineer position requires applicants to be self-driven and have the ability to work in a small distributed team designing and developing high quality customer driven ready to ship solutions. A candidate has strong working knowledge of software lifecycles including the design, development, test & implementation of systems solutions touching on a wide variety of technologies. Strong collaboration skills are a must.

    This position will be supporting on the customer site, to be considered for this position you MUST CURRENTLY POSSESS an active TS/SCI + FS Polygraph for any candidacy consideration.

    Key Responsibilities include:

    • Develops systems and software solutions by studying information needs; studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes; investigating problem areas; write software meeting specifications and requirements; all following the Agile Scrum software development lifecycle.
    • Documents and demonstrates complex solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code while working within the Agile Scrum software development methodology.
    • Improves operations by conducting systems analysis; recommending changes in policies and procedures.
    • Updates job knowledge by studying state-of-the-art development tools, programming techniques, and computing equipment; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
    • Accomplishes engineering and organization mission by completing related tasks as assigned.
    • MUST CURRENTLY POSSESS an active TS/SCI + FS Polygraph for any candidacy consideration
    • Linux system experience
    • Proficiency with C, Java, Python, and Perl is desired
    • Foundation in Object Oriented programming concepts
    • Background in security and network products a plus
    • Understanding of low level network protocols (TCP/IP, UDP, DNS, etc.) a plus
    • Understanding of web technologies (Django, JavaScript, JQuery, HTML5, CSS, or similar technologies)
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
    • Experience working in an Agile Scrum development environment strongly desired
    • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
    • Minimum 10 years of experience in developing complex system solutions

Our Values

LookingGlass is comprised of Internet trailblazers, technical innovators and experienced business professionals.

Our value system is founded on our six core principles.


For each employee and our customers


In yourself, team and where we are going


To peers, managers and ourselves


Don’t fear failure; fail-fast, recover faster


To solve difficult challenges and overcome obstacles


Without it, we have very little to offer


  • Be well

    Health & Fitness | Work & Home Life Balance
  • Be recognized

    Shout Out Program | Quarterly & Annual Awards
  • Be in the know

    All Hands Meetings | Coffee with the CEO |
    Training & Professional Development
  • Be involved

    Fun Committee | Community
    Outreach | Recognition Committee
  • Be rewarded

    Competitive Compensation | Tuition Reimbursement |
    Employer-Matched 401(k)