Cyber Systems Engineer Principal Technical Specialist

Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
Requisition ID
Position Category
Cyber Security
Top Secret
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


Position Description:


The ASE PMO Senior Cyber Security Engineer oversees and works at a high-visibility level on software development/qualification, systems engineering technical data configuration management, and cybersecurity activities.



  • Provides feedback to design engineers and evaluates end-to-end systems and systems-oriented products through their entire life cycle.
  • Working as expert, conducts research and evaluates technical performance of software products and overall segments and systems.
  • Ensures products and systems comply with requirements and government information assurance and cyber security standards and practices through formal verification methods.
  • Verifies/validates systems with specific emphasis on network operations and cyber warfare tactics, techniques, and procedures focused on the threat to information networks.
  • Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures.
  • Prepares assessments and cyber threat profiles of current and planned products based on sophisticated testing, research, and analysis.
  • Participates in design reviews of components (hardware and software) to ensure applicability to the current system and traceability of requirements.
  • Reviews test plans/procedures and ensures they verify/validate the requirements.
  • Develops and maintains analytical procedures to meet changing requirements.
  • Produces high-quality papers, presentations, recommendations, and findings for senior US government intelligence and operations officials.



Basic Qualifications:


  • The candidate must have a strong understanding of senor to platform integration from an electrical perspective.
  • Be fluent in the Microsoft Office toolset
  • Be able to work from the customer facility on a regular bases unless customer approved to work outside the local area
  • Have a BS degree and 16-18 years experience, MS and 14 years experience or a PhD and 10 years experience in engineering, the sciences or mathematics
  • Have a minimum of 15 years combined Government/DoD experience in performing the essential duties listed above
  • TS Clearance: Required 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • An additional plus is knowledge in PEO Aviation weapon systems and aircraft survivability equipment design, integration, testing and deployment considerations. 

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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