Cyber Software Engineer- Junior

Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Requisition ID
Position Category
Software Engineering / Development / Architecture
Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
Space & Intelligence


The selected Software Engineer should have experience with structured software development methodologies and modern software test tools and techniques. The candidate will work within a cross-functional Scrum team, and will be responsible for developing software, participating in acceptance criteria development, creating scripts and utilizing COTS tools to automate testing, documenting instructions, and participating in integration activities.
Job Duties:
· Performs software engineering and development activities associated with supporting, maintaining, and enhancing software using an Agile DevSecOps model
· Develops and integrates bug fixes and new feature enhancements using DIA standard development tools and processes (e.g., Java, Jira, Git, Junit). 
· Identifies and integrates DIA and IC shared services (e.g., IC PKI and IAA)
· Designs and develops APIs and data access services for new data feeds, and implements API gateways to enable enterprise access to existing and new data
· Supports trade studies/analyses of alternatives and assessments of potential technologies that may be applicable to the application, and provides recommendations
· Develops or updates engineering artifacts including System Design Documents, Development Sprint Plans, and Sprint Summary Reports.


BS 2-4 Years, MS 0-2 or HS 8-10


Required Qualifications:
· A Bachelor’s degree with 2+ years of relevant experience; an additional 4 years of experience maybe considered in lieu of a degree requirement
· Experience with AWS Cloud Services, OpenShift, microservices
· Elasticsearch, PostgreSQL, MySQL experience
· Experience using modern techniques such as NiFi, REST,  JSON, Spring, Spring Boot, JavaScript frameworks (e.g., JQuery, Angular, React), Kubernetes, and Docker
· Programming Language Experience such as Java,  Python and JavaScript
· Security+
· The ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance

Desired Qualifications:

· Experience designing, developing, maintaining and enhancing Big Data analytic systems
· Experience supporting the DevSecOps pipeline including Jira, Git, Junit, Jenkins, SonarQube, Fortify, and Artifactory
· TS/SCI with poly

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.

Salary Range

Salary Minimum: $40,000
Salary Mid: $80,000
Salary Maximum: $100,000

The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peraton's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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