Skillbridge Intern

Job Locations US-AZ-Fort Huachuca
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Position Category
Systems Engineering / Development / Architecture / Integration
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


At Peraton, we're partnering with our Armed Forces to provide information, mentoring and employment opportunities for Veterans that are transitioning into the Private Sector after selflessly serving our Nation. The Department of Defense has implemented the Skillbridge Intern program to provide Veterans with opportunities to gain "civilian experience" before they actually end their military career. Veterans bring a wealth of experience, discipline and energy, and Peraton understands the significant value of hiring Veterans.


The Skillbridge Intern will develop an understanding of how firms operating in the Information Technology (IT) Environment, conceive and develop solutions and technologies to solve client problems. Specifically, each candidate will develop their acumen in the areas of IT infrastructure and installation development planning, project development, design execution, and operation of IT environment solutions.


This opportunity requires on-site support at Fort Huachuca, AZ, supporting US Army Intelligence Center of Excellence (USAICoE).  Peraton provides IT support for enterprise and mission systems.  By joining Peraton on the MIITS contract, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with several teams across multiple technology areas, including, but not limited to:


Web Development, Knowledge Management, SQL Administration, Windows Server, Network Administration, Cloud and Automation, Project Management, Configuration Management.


  • US Citizenship
  • At least 4 years of industry or military experience in software development
  • Interest or experience in Web Software Engineering
  • SECRET Security Clearance
  • Some form of DoD 8570 certification for IATT II level work (IE. Security+)

Desired Expericnce/Certifications:

  • ITIL, Scrum Master, or Agile experience/certifications
  • College degree
  • Approved application to be hired under the Department of Defense Skillbridge Internship program.

Additional Requirements:

  • Good organization skills to balance and prioritize work and multitask
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills to troubleshoot systems problems
  • Good communication skills to communicate with support personnel, customers, and managers
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Peraton Overview

Peraton is a next-generation national security company that 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, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can’t be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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