Cyber Software Engineering, Senior Advisor

    • Peraton
  • Annapolis Junction, MD
  • Posted 42 days ago | Updated 1 hour ago


On Site
USD 146,000.00 - 234,000.00 per year
Full Time


Adobe AIR
Regulatory Compliance
Security QA
Code review
Software security
Technical writing
Software development
Computer science
Software engineering
Security clearance
Open source
Apache HBase
Apache Accumulo

Job Details

About Peraton
Peraton is a next-generation national security company that drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can't be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we're keeping people around the world safe and secure.

On our mission critical team the Cyber Software Engineering Senior Advisor, will implement, test, and operate advanced software security techniques in compliance with technical reference architecture on this programs Technical Task Order (TTO) 25, supporting our government customer. They will perform on-going security testing and code review to improve software security. Troubleshoots and debugs issues that arise. Provide engineering designs for new software solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities. Contribute to all levels of the architecture and maintains technical documentation. Consult team members on secure coding practices. Develop a familiarity with new tools and best practices.


Basic Qualifications

Twenty (20) years of experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required
Four (4) years of additional SWE experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree
Active TS/SCI security clearance with a current polygraph is required
Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated work experience with OpenSource (NoSQL) products such as Hbase /Accumulo, Big Table, etc.
A minimum six (6) years demonstrated experience out of the most recent eight (8) years developing production software for Solaris or Linux environments
Six years (6) of experience developing software using the Java programming language or C or C++
Demonstrated work experience developing RESTful services
Peraton offers enhanced benefits to employees working on this critical National Security program, which include heavily subsidized employee benefits coverage for you and your dependents, 25 days of PTO accrued annually up to a generous PTO cap and participation in an attractive bonus plan.

Target Salary Range

$146,000 - $234,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

SCA / Union / Intern Rate or Range

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Our Values

At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We're fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.

Paid Time-Off and Holidays
Life & Disability Insurance
Career Development
Tuition Assistance and Student Loan Financing
Paid Parental Leave
Additional Benefits
Medical, Dental, & Vision Care
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