Senior Cyber Engineer

Job Locations US-FL-Pensacola
Requisition ID
Position Category
Cyber Security
No Clearance Required
Cyber Mission


We are searching for a talented Senior Cyber Engineer to become part of Peraton’s Agile Cybersecurity Technical Solutions organization. This position will be based in Pensacola, Florida.


This position is contingent upon contract award.


The person filling this role would be responsible for:

  • Protection and security of the systems that store organizational data  
  • In charge of the network and systems in a security capacity and plans and execute security measures accordingly  
  • Implementing safeguards that prevent intrusions and breaches.  


Required Qualifications:

  • US Citizenship
  • Selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a favorably adjudicated DHS background investigation (EOD) for continued employment.
  • Bachelor’s degree with twelve or more (12+) years of related experience, Master’s degree with ten or more (10+) years of related experience.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification  

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in using the Remedy and ServiceNow ITSM tools  
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite  
  • Exceptional communication skills  
  • Demonstrated experience and problem-solving abilities to assist customers with a variety of queries  
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a fast-paced environment  
  • Effective written and oral communication skills  
  • Experience troubleshooting and triaging network events  
  • Experience Developing and maintaining technical diagrams to illustrate system architecture and dataflows  
  • Demonstrated experience managing and leading team activities  
  • Network+  
  • Security+  
  • SAFe Agilist  
  • Linux certifications (Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator/SUSE Certified Systems Administrator)  
  • Network certifications (CCNA/JNCP)  
  • Knowledge of DHS 4300A policies  
  • Experience with DCID 6/3 or ICD503   
  • Knowledge of NIST 800-53, 800-171

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

$66,000 - $106,000. 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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