Information Technology (IT) Infrastructure Support Systems Engineer

    • Peraton
  • Annapolis Junction, MD
  • Posted 23 days ago | Updated 2 hours ago


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


Adobe AIR
Information Technology
IT infrastructure
Verification and validation
Software engineering
As-is process
System testing
Software configuration
Systems engineering
System requirements
Security clearance
Software development
Legacy systems
Signals intelligence
Collections management

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.

Peraton is hiring an Information Technology (IT) Infrastructure Support Systems Engineer to join our Cyber Mission business unit in Jessup, MD. As a systems engineer on our team, you will support one of the largest enterprise-wide Engineering contracts within the Intelligence Community. This is a full-time position requiring 1880 hours of support per year; work is performed at a customer location.

You will support our customer's SIGINT-related systems modernization effort, assisting with the organization's planning and management of the modernization of their existing capabilities. You will provide engineering services to assess the technical viability of programs and related efforts, to include software requirements definition, testing, software validation and verification processes, and implementation of the integration activities to ensure synchronization with larger corporate and enterprise processes. You will:

Create process documentation, migration plans, and program-level SE documents,
Participate in Integrated Product Teams (IPTs), identifying SE areas that need enterprise coordination.
Provide oversight and monitoring of existing development and integration activities, and coordinate with Forward Deployed Lead Systems Engineers (LSE) and teams and stakeholders,
Track development software, system requirements, and planning documentation,
Guide and oversee the development and implementation of SE processes,
Document as-is and to-be TechSIGINT enterprise architectures.
Provide system testing assistance in the development of Test Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP) and other related program documentation,
Analyze test results and make recommendations based on test results,
Provide oversight of software configuration and management processes
Manage other Systems Engineers as assigned.

Individual Capabilities/Experience Required:

Bachelor's degree in a qualified engineering field or a related discipline from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 15 years of general systems engineering experience, a Master's degree or PhD in a qualified engineering field or a related discipline from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 13 years of general systems engineering experience, or a high school diploma or GED with a minimum of 19 years of general systems.
The candidate should have solid experience supporting SIGINT systems, especially as related to systems requirement analysis and deconstruction of high-level requirements into measurable system requirements for development and integration teams.
Position requires TS/SCI clearance with polygraph.
Individual Capabilities/Experience Desired:

Experience supporting software development, especially modernization of legacy systems, is a strong plus.
The ideal candidate would be SIGINT Systems Subject Matter Expert. They should be familiar with the end-to-end system including tasking, collection management, collection operations, processing and dissemination components and processes.
A familiarity with Overhead SIGINT systems collection management and architecture is useful.
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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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

$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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