Software Engineer III

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


Peraton is seeking a Cloud Software Engineer, Senior (III). The candidate will be an independent self-starter who can work in a collaborative team environment. The candiddate will be familiar with Agile Development environment and be able to use the Atlassian Jira and other software within that suite.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Active TS SCI security clearance with current polygraph required 
  • Twenty (20) years experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and
    complexity is required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited
    college or university is required
  • Four (4) years of additional SWE experience on projects with similar
    software processes may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree 
  • Experience developing software using Python
  • Experience with graph analytics
  • Experience using Mongo
  • Experience in Data Mining
  • Experiencein Data science and Ontology



Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience using containers (e.g. Docker, Podman)
  • Experience using Kubernetes
  • Experience using AWS


NOTE: A degree in Mathematics, Information Systems, Engineering, or similar degree will be considered as a technical field.


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

$190,000 - $304,000. 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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