Software Developer Cleared Space Missions

    • Peraton
  • Aurora, VA
  • Posted 28 days ago | Updated moments ago

Overview

On Site
USD 112,000.00 - 179,000.00 per year
Full Time

Skills

Leadership
Nexus
Adobe AIR
SAFE
DoD
Distributed computing
Satellite
Data processing
Distribution
Sensors
Modeling
Systems engineering
SDA
Software development
Software analysis
Microsoft SSIS
Software development methodology
Documentation
Software engineering
PASS
Security clearance
Java
Data
DAO
Software design
Cloud architecture
Docker
Unix
Operating systems
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Debugging
Spring Framework
RDBMS
PostgreSQL
Linux
Messaging
Apache ActiveMQ
Apache Camel
Web applications
HTTP
HTML
WebSocket
Cascading style sheets
JavaScript
JIRA
Confluence
Gerrit
Git
Apache Kafka
Microservices
Kubernetes
Computer cluster management
Remote Desktop Services
Amazon RDS
Scripting language
Python
Web servers
Nginx
Apache HTTP Server
Amazon Web Services
Jenkins
Ansible
Agile
Physics
Mathematics
Aerospace
Apache NiFi
Security+
Customer engagement
Copy editing
SCA
Insurance
Financing

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 peraton.com to learn how we're keeping people around the world safe and secure.
Responsibilities

Peraton is looking for a Software Engineer in Herndon, VA or Aurora, CO to support Intelligence Community and DoD customers as part of a talented, high-performing team. As part of this team you will work with emerging service and distributed computing technologies for satellite situational awareness (SSA) data processing and distribution.

The EMMETT program, a next gen Space Domain Awareness (SDA) Indications and Warning (I&W) system, establishes a repository of resident space objects (RSOs), finds RSOs of interest, and provides data to ground operators. The EMMETT team uses: programmatics, sensor modeling, and system engineering expertise to deliver this world-class SDA I&W system.

What you'll do:

Provide TS/SCI Java software development of modules. Some of these techniques include but are not limited to, event-driven or state-driven programming, error logging, and exception handling.
Perform TS/SCI software analysis, architecture, engineering, and integration services at the unit, module, and system levels.
Perform all aspects of software engineering support required to implement systems.
Adhere to open standards and modern software development methodologies, including what is considered 'best' practices by Industry to the extent that operational requirements will allow.
Provide technical reports, white papers and other documentation as required to documents findings of all software engineering service activities.
Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

A Bachelor's degree with 8+ years of relevant experience; OR a Master's degree with 6+ years of relevant experience; Additional (4) years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
This position requires the candidate to possess a minimum of Top Secret clearance with ability to upgrade to TS/SCI and pass a polygraph within 30 days of employment or at customer's request - contract requires TS/SCI with poly. The candidate must maintain the clearance.
Must be proficient in with Java (Model, Entity, Data Transfer Object (DTO), Data Access (DAO))
Software design and development experience with cloud architecture to include using containers (Docker).
Experience developing software on Unix-based operating systems such as RedHat Enterprise Linux.
Experience with Remote Debugging (JDWP) and Spring Framework - MapStruct Annotations
Experience with a relational database, such as PostgreSQL (understand queries and commands)
Experience working with Linux distributions and how to use commands and navigation
Experience with Messaging like ActiveMQ and Camel Route
Working knowledge of web application basics like HTTP, HTML, REST, WebSocket, CSS, and JavaScript
Experience with JIRA, Confluence, and Gerrit/ GIT.
Experience with Apache Kafka
Experience with Microservices, Containerization, and Kubernetes
Demonstrated experience with cluster management tools such as AWS EKS and Rancher
Hands on experience with AWS services such as RDS, ElastiCashe or similar
Desired Qualifications:

Proficient in at least one scripting language such as Python
Familiar with web server configuration on NGINX, Apache, or similar
Experience using AWS as a developer
Experience in using build/deploy tools such as Jenkins and Ansible
Experience collaborating with external developers and integrating their components into a larger framework.
Experience working in an Agile environment
Background in physics, mathematics, or aerospace.
Experience with NiFi, developing flows and process groups
Active CompTIA Security+ CE certification or working toward certification
Benefits:

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 eligible to participate in an attractive bonus plan.

Target Salary Range

$112,000 - $179,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

SCA / Union / Intern Rate or Range

EEO
An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Our Values

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