Engineering Director

Job Locations US-CO-Colorado Springs
Requisition ID
Position Category
Cloud and Infrastructure Services
Top Secret/SCI
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


Engineering Director, Enterprise Information and Telecommunication Technology Services (Enterprise IT).  Responsible for the successful technical, schedule, and cost performance of a major enterprise IT services program ($1B+), or multiple programs, through subordinate program/project managers, in accordance with contract requirements and company policies, procedures and guidelines. Acquires follow-on business associated with areas of responsibility and supports new business development by leading major proposals personally, or through subordinate program/project managers. Has supervisory and developmental responsibilities for a large swath of large organization with about 10,000 users.


The candidate must demonstrate excellent knowledge of the enterprsie IT services, architectures, and related engineering disciplines for managing large Department of Defense (DoD) space and/or missile defense command and control (C2) networks and supporting systems -- where infrastructure includes satellite, ground stations, laboratories, test environments and DoD enterprise networks. He/she must have proven executive leadership skills to enable multidisciplinary mission IT and operations engineering teams to meet the customer’s performance objectives and service level agreements.


Demonstrates strong leadership and interpersonal skills while coordinating and following-up on daily interactions with multitudinous stakeholders in business, military, and civilian government and at all levels within a large agency footprint. Works with corporate leaders and the government to establish agreed upon program objectives, requirements, concepts of operations, and deliverables.  Demonstrates the ability to satisfy same -- within cost, schedule, and contract constraints and within a dynamic operational environment.  


Performs analysis for contract reviews with various software. Develops Quality Assurance Programs for all products and services. Assigns staff and provides technical direction as necessary to complete tasks. Monitors contracts, subcontracts, and funding; prepares forecasts of program financial performance. Develops and delivers required contract, departmental, project and/or financial reports.



  • Minimum of 21+ years experience in performing, leading, and managing enterprise information technology, systems, and services delivery
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Master of Science in an engineering discipline or MBA in lieu of PMP
  • Domain expertise in strategic or theater missile defense a plus

Peraton Overview

Peraton is a next-generation national security company that 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, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can’t be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.

Target Salary Range

$190,000 - $304,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


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