Senior Technical Project Engineer

Job Locations US-VA-Chantilly
Requisition ID
Position Category
Cyber Security
Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
Space & Intelligence


  • Coordinate, support, facilitate and participate in program meetings and reviews to include: schedule meetings; develop meeting agendas; notify meeting attendees; schedule conference rooms, record and distribute meeting minutes; action items/issues; enter information into designated databases
  • Create, draft, and/or review cyber security program documentation, generate formal cyber security documentation, and participate in cyber security system and program reviews
  • Develop and monitor Sponsor website content to ensure accuracy, currency and relevance
  • Manage/update project schedule(s) to ensure coordination and information flow occurs between all programs and organizational managers
  • Review cyber security program plans and identify inconsistencies, ensure impacts are identified, understood, and communicated
  • Track project studies, plans, actions items, etc. during meetings and reviews
  • Perform Sponsor administrative tasks that ensure team personnel have the appropriate technical access, physical access, and data compartments to perform team duties
  • Draft communications and briefings for various team capabilities
  • Disseminate, coordinate, collect, aggregate Sponsor action items to ensure timely response



  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph level clearance is required
  • BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or other technical discipline; minimum of 12 years of experience in cyber security engineering or similar relevant area, minimum of 10 years with MS/MA; minimum of 7 years with Ph.D., minimum of 16 years in lieu of degree
  • Knowledge of cyber security tools and processes
  • Knowledge of the A&A process
  • Demonstrable understanding of cyber security threats, vulnerabilities, and shortfalls
  • Deep understanding of customer's cyber security processes and customer’s project management processes and approaches to Agile project management
  • Strong organizational skills


  • MS in Computer Science, Engineering or other technical discipline
  • Experience working with Sponsor presentation tools



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

$146,000 - $234,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


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