System Engineer

Job Locations US-MD-Annapolis Junction
Requisition ID
Position Category
Systems Engineering / Development / Architecture / Integration
Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
Cyber Mission


Peraton is seeking a System Engineer with a strong working knowledge of Genesis promotion capability in XKEYSCORE (XKS). Ideal candidate will have ability to develop UTDF Genesis by reference tasking. Candidate will assist with installation and validation of XKS VMs. Confirm XKS proper functionality, metrics outputs. Assist with installation and validation of XKS VMs. This position is located in Annapolis Junction, MD.


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Qualified Engineering Field or related discipline from an accredited college or university with 15 years' of System Engineering experience is required. Four (4) years of additional system engineering experience on projects of similar scope may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
  • Experience developing installation process of XKS in a VM hosting environment with optimal VM specs 
  • Active TS SCI security clearance with a current polygraph is required

Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge of in-depth processing analysis of XKS-genesis processes and scanning.
  • Ability to perform comparative analysis of XKS-Genesis to Yara  
  • Ability to generate and work with XKS development team with new requirements for Genesis scanning to meet sensor needs




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.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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