Peraton Corporation

Infrastructure Engineer

Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
Posted Date 2 months ago(11/24/2020 10:12 AM)
Requisition ID
Clearance Status
Security Clearance
Top Secret
Mission Area


Technology is constantly changing and our adversaries are digitally exceeding law enforcement’s ability to keep pace. Those charged with protecting the United States are not always able to access the evidence needed to prosecute crime and prevent terrorism. The Government has trusted in Peraton to provide the technical ability, tools, and resources to bring criminals to justice. In response to this challenge, Peraton is seeking an Infrastructure Engineer to provide proven, industry leading capabilities to our customer.


  • Provide day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for operating systems and servers.
  • Perform software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.
  • Schedule installations and upgrades and maintain them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures.
  • Monitor and tune the system to achieve optimum performance levels..
  • Ensure workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions of varying complexities.
  • Ensure data/media recoverability by developing and implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.
  • Plan and implement the modernization of servers.
  • Develop, implement and promote standard operating procedures and schedules.
  • Conduct hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.
  • Improve automation, configuration management and DevOps processes.


Required Qualifications

  • BS degree and eight (8) years of relevant experience. However, equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Ten (10) years of systems engineering/administration experience.
  • Five (5) years of experience with virtualization platforms.
  • Five (5) years of experience coordinating activities of technology product and service vendors and leading technical infrastructure design activities.
  • A current Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility and the ability to obtain a polygraph.


Desired Qualifications

  • Understand high-availability, fail overs, backups, scaling and clustering operational systems.
  • Have experience with the following technologies:
    • Windows Networking and Infrastructure
    • Microsoft SQL Server or similar
    • Microsoft PowerShell
    • Configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef)
    • Continuous integration tools (Jenkins, CircleCI)
    • Container orchestration tools (Kubernetes, Docker Hub)
    • Cloud services (AWS, Azure)
    • Linux operating systems (Red Hat, CentOS)
    • Other databases (MySQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, etc.)
    • SharePoint 2013
    • DC/OC, Apache, Mesos

About Peraton

At Peraton, we’re at the forefront of delivering the next breakthrough in national security, every day. We’re the partner of choice to help solve some of the world’s most daunting challenges. How? By thinking differently. We’re not mired in the past. We look at all problems with fresh eyes. We look past the obvious to bring the best talent, tech, and ideas together to completely transform how problems are solved. So bring your unique ideas, your entrepreneurial spirit, and your drive to succeed. Get ready to be part of something bigger. Get ready to do the can’t be done.

EEO Statement

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


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