Modular Data Center Architect

Job Locations US-VA-Chantilly
Requisition ID
Position Category
Data Analytics / Intelligence
Top Secret
Space & Intelligence


Acts at the highest level as the true end-to-end technology interlock between the client and the company on large, complex projects. Works closely together with the customer to build a technology partnership, to ensure that offered technical solutions support the client's strategic, long-term plans and vision. Takes ownership of the systems development strategy and solution delivered by the company at an account level. Develops and delivers presentations on technical solutions to client and technical team, as well as captures and communicates client-specific best practices and lessons-learned using the company knowledge management tools and professional relationships. Leading other subject matter experts of the systems development team for specific customers, evaluates design and architecture issues, as well as increases integration of services delivered, and researches current market technologies to design cost-effective solutions that meet current and foreseeable customer requirements. Has broad technical expertise across complex software and hardware systems, telephony methods and devices. Recognized as an in-house industry expert. Represents the company at industry conferences, presents technical white papers. Employees assigned to this job are expert level individual contributors, with leadership responsibilities for others' work.


The Modular Data Center Architect will be responsible for the following but not limited to:

  • Conducting engineering surveys at installation sites to define project requirements
  • Creating data center design and bid specifications specific to project requirements
  • Create engineered solution designs using approved products and services
  • Manage projects during installation, implementation, and commissioning
  • Conduct post-installation technical review to ensure end user satisfaction
  • Maintain a high-level of industry knowledge on critical power, cooling, DCIM and modular architecture trends

Primary place of duty is Chantilly, VA with occassional travel to Palau.


BS 12-15, MS 10-13. Phd 10+


Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or technical field
  • In depth knowledge of data center physical infrastructure including power distribution, precision cooling, and DCIM technology
  • 8+ years of experience in engineering/architectural design

Desired qualifications:

  • Certified Data Centre Design Professional (CDCDP®)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) Data Center Design Consultant (DCDC)

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

$112,000 - $179,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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