Labview Engineer

Job Locations US-MD-West Bethesda
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Position Category
Systems Engineering / Development / Architecture / Integration
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


This position is currently not funded but for an anticipated future need.


Location:  This is a full time onsite position in Bethesda, MD.


Peraton is looking for an R&D Electrical Engineer.  In this position, you will be working within a government-contractor team on the development, integration, test, installation, operation, and maintenance of research and development electronic systems used during naval vessel sea trials.


Responsibilities include the following: 


  • Development of analog and digital circuitry for processing of waveforms received and transmitted via underwater transducers.
  • Electronic systems, components, or circuits are often used in rugged, compact equipment able to be carried on to a submarine.
  • You will be evaluating operational systems and recommending design modifications to eliminate causes of malfunctions or changes in system requirements.
  • You will be using National Instruments data acquisition devices and LabVIEW software, including graphical user interfaces, to develop and troubleshoot high-precision systems for test vessel tracking and position monitoring.


Travel to naval bases and aboard naval ship will be required, up to 20%, including lifting and carrying items up to 40 pounds in weight, working in confined spaces, and climbing vertical ladders. 


Required Experience/Education:


BS 5-7 Years, MS 3-5 or HS 9-11.

Electrical Engineering or closely related degree required.


  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • An active DoD Secret clearance is highly desirable. At a minimum must be able to obtain an Interim DoD Secret Clearance.
  • Must have demonstrable proficiency with troubleshooting electonic and electrical systems.
  • Must be internally motivated, having a “self-starter” type personality.
  • The successful candidate will be reliable and can be trusted to work consistently on tasks without close supervision, individually, or as part of a small team.
  • National Instruments certification in LabVIEW highly desirable.

Benefits:  At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best, beyond the work you do with us daily. We are 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.

Peraton Overview

Peraton 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 and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$86,000 - $138,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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