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Hiring C++ Software Engineers in Cambridge, MA (Boston)

The Company:

VT MAK, also known as MAK Technologies, is a global leader in modeling and simulation software that links, simulates, and visualizes virtual worlds in synthetic networked environments. Continuing a tradition that stretches back almost three decades, its tools are used by the world’s top organizations (military, aerospace, and more) for training, experimentation, mission rehearsal, research and development, and virtual prototyping.

The Job:

MAK is looking for Software Engineers (C++) for its Cambridge, MA headquarters who are passionate about quality work and user experience. If this is you, we would like to talk to you. Our developers work closely with their teams and product management to create simulation networking toolkits. Candidates should be able to work fluently in existing codebases and develop high-quality work on schedule. Software Engineers will work with other programmers to architect new systems, as well as enhance and refine existing systems.


• Strong object-oriented C++ experience
• Strong problem-solving abilities
• Basic knowledge of computer networking
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent related experience
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Familiarity with developing in both Windows and Linux
• Due to ITAR requirements, applicants must be “U.S. persons:” citizens, lawful permanent residents as defined by 8 U.S.C. Protected content , or protected individuals as defined by 8 U.S.C. Protected content .

Background in one or more of the following is a plus:

• Design and support of commercial C++ Software Development Kits
• Working knowledge of IEEE Protected content or IEEE Protected content a strong plus
• Qt-based GUI development
• Defense contractor or military experience

We offer a casual work workspace with productivity games and complimentary beverages. Benefits include Protected content with generous company matching, 3+ weeks of vacation, highly subsidized medical, dental, and life insurance. We are located across the street from the Alewife T station.

If you are interested in applying for this position (and you are a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or protected individual), please send your resume to Protected content .

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