Software Developer

Job Locations US-VA-Chantilly
Requisition ID
Position Category
Software Engineering / Development / Architecture
Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
Space & Intelligence



  • Support automation of key cyber assessment workflows to provide timely awareness of IT risk posture
  • Support development of automated cyber risk scoring of customer systems based on threats, vulnerabilities, and shortfalls uncovered in testing and security scanning
  • Support development of dashboards and data visualizations for tracking IT system risk.
  • Support engineering efforts including data and log ingestion, normalization, and analytics



  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph level clearance.
  • BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or other technical discipline and 8+ years of experience; additional experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Expert knowledge in one or more programming languages such as Java, Python, and C++
  • Demonstrable experience with Agile development methodologies
  • Strong problem-solving capabilties
  • Experience working with data visualization tools such as Tableau, Jupyter, Chart.js and Grafana
  • Working knowledge of the cybersecurity A&A process


  • MS in Computer Science, Engineering or other technical discipline
  • Experience with cyber security scanning
  • Understanding of cyber security policies
  • Knowledge of commercial products and technologies for Information Security Continuous Monitoring



Peraton offers enhanced benefits to employees working on this critical National Security program, which include heavily subsidized employee benefits coverage for you and your dependents, 25 days of PTO accrued annually up to a generous PTO cap and eligibility to participate in an attractive bonus plan.

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

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


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