Job Locations US-MD-Annapolis Junction
Requisition ID
Position Category
Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
Cyber Mission


This opening is for a recently awarded program that delivers a wide set of capabilities across the enterprise to include data management, data delivery, high ingest rate cloud architectures, and analytic platforms.


Peraton is seeking a Senior ISSE who can perform on a project as a true Security Engineer in a more advanced level beyond the typical duties of an ISSO. A successful candidate will have experience building Information Assurance into systems (NiFi software and hardware) deployed to an operation environment, supporting the building of security architectures, enforcing the design and implementation of trusted relations among external systems and architectures securing virtual cloud-based systems. The team member will work with project SA's, SE's and software developers assisting in the identification and implementation of appropriate information security functionality to ensure uniform application of Agency security policy and enterprise solutions. The candidate will also have experience with Docker / Kubernetes software environment; AWS is preferred. The ISSE II will work with the team in developing and securing the Next Gen NiFi, cloud based - Docker/K8 running within AWS and will be instrumental guiding the team through all the security requirements in this new architecture and design.


Basic Qualifications

  • 16 years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge and experience with agency processes, procedures and protocols for deploying and maintaining virtual cloud based systems
  • Knowledge and experience with AWS, VPC, IAM/MFA, Kubernetes, Docker, Linux CentOS7, RHEL8
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance and a current polygraph is required



Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.


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.




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.


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

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

EEO Tagline (Text Only)

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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