Cloud Software Engineer, Senior (III)

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


Peraton is seeking a Cloud Software Engineer, Senior (III). The candidate will provide cloud software research, development, and engineering services to include requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, sustainment, testing, validation, and issue diagnosis/resolution.


The candidate will:

  • Analyze unstructured and structured data, data tagging, event processing, and the application of analysis algorithms on clustered and cloud-based high-performance infrastructures
  • Develop analytics against data collections of data and data streams. Has the ability to make discoveries in the data
  • Demonstrate strong technical and computational skills - engineering, physics, mathematics, coupled with the ability to code design, develop, and deploy applications
  • Be able to utilize advanced tools and computational skills to interpret, connect, predict and make discoveries in complex data and deliver recommendations for business and analytic decisions
  • Exercise creativity in applying non-traditional approaches at-scale for data


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:

  • GoLang, Python, Java,Hadoop, Accumulo
  • Experience with core AWS services
  • Strong experience with Linux/Unix administration
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes (prior use of EMR, EC2 and various Databases is a plus)
  • Experience writing MapReduce


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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