Systems Engineer (Data & Analytics)

Job Locations US-MD-Belcamp
Requisition ID
Position Category
Systems Engineering / Development / Architecture / Integration
Top Secret/SCI
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


What you'll do:

  • 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.


Systems Engineer with a focus on DOD5000.02 artifacts and documentation. Tasks include:

  • Applies systems engineering principles throughout the systems life cycle phases: Concept, Development, Production, Utilization, Support and Retirement.
  • Interacts with the Government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts.
  • Communicates with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives.
  • Responsibility for the technical integrity, quality, and completeness of work performed and deliverables associated with one or more of the 25 process areas defined by ISO/IEC15288 to include: Technical Process Area, Enterprise Process Area, and Agreement Process Area.
  • Will be expected to contribute to the development of sections of systems engineering documentation such as System Engineering plans, Initial Capability documents, Requirements specifications, and Interface Control Documents.
  • May be responsible for supervision and mentoring of subordinate staff



Minimum Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI Security Clearance
  • BS 5-7 Years, MS 3-5, PhD 0-2 in STEM field
  • DoD 8570.01-m IAT Level II

Preferred Experience:

  • 7 years of experience in DoD systems development
  • Experience with use case development
  • Experience with requirements derivation
  • Experience with developing technical project artifacts
  • Familiarity with Agile software development process
  • Experience with Software Engineering processes
  • Experience with C, C#, C++, SQL, or Java.
  • Experience with Jira, Confluence, and GIT.

At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We’re fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to professional development resources, we are there to support you all the way.



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

$86,000 - $138,000. 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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