Job Locations US-FL-MacDill AFB
Requisition ID
Position Category
Other / Technical
Top Secret
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


Peraton requires PKI/LRAs to support the Special Operation Command Information Technology Enterprise Contract (SITEC) – 3.  Positions are located at the SOCOM Headquarters at MacDill, AFB FL, and at the TSOC and Component locations in the United States and abroad. 


The purpose of the Special Operations Forces Information Technology Enterprise Contract (SITEC) 3 Enterprise Operations and Maintenance (EOM) Task Order (TO) is to provide USSOCOM, its Component Commands, its Theater Special Operations Commands (TSOCs), and its deployed forces with Operations and Maintenance (O&M) services to maintain Network Operations (NetOps); maintain systems and network infrastructure; provide end user and common device support; provide configuration, change, license, and asset management; conduct training, and perform Install, Move, Add, Change (IMACs) services. The responsibilities and tasks associated with each requirement play a pivotal role to USSOCOM, the CIO/J6 organization, and ultimately the end-user who operate around the globe 24x7x365.


PKI (client token)/LRA Support must be detail-oriented and have in-depth PKI knowledge to provide Local Registration Authority (LRA) services. This position must provide technical support for Cryptographic Modernization, Key Management Infrastructure (KMI), Common Access Cards (CACs), and PKI in the execution of daily operations. The PKI (client token)/LRA Support shall operate a PKI and associated help desk to support users. The PKI (client token)/LRA Support shall provide support to existing users with certificates / tokens, issue certificates/tokens to new personnel, and assist with the development and drafting of PKI policies and procedures. The PKI (client token)/LRA Support shall ensure compliance with published DoD PKI directives.



Primary duties include:

  • Issuing, troubleshooting, and replacing Secured Internet Protocol Router (SIPR)
  • Planning, engineering, installing, configuring, maintaining, operating, defending, troubleshooting, and repairing local registration authority tools and systems.
  • Planning, engineering, installing, configuring, maintaining, operating, defending, troubleshooting, and repairing online certificate status protocol architectures, certificate revocation lists, and certificate
  • Submitting to DISA, requests for certificate issuance and track and maintain the validity and revocation of server-based certificates.
  • Recommending and, upon approval, maintain policies and procedures for PKI
  • Resetting user Personal Identification Numbers (PINs) and update email addresses on DoD CACs when requested. Verifying the identity of subscribers Pre-registering users with PKI
  • Validating certificate requirements and forwarding revocation requests
  • Supporting the issuance and renewal of Smart Card tokens
  • Reporting on number of tokens issued, revoked, renewed, as well as issues encountered
  • Some positions may require shift work and/or an ability to work a non-standard work schedule to support the USSOCOM mission



Required Qualifications:

  • BS 5-7 years of experience, MS 3-5 years of experience, PhD 0-2 years of experience
  • A DoD TS or Higher clearance is required
  • At least one year of previous experience with user-based PKI support is required
  • Hands-on experience working with PKI LRA support


Preferred Qualifications:

  • PowerShell experience to support client and server application installation, reconfiguration, and maintenance.
  • Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) experience


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

$86,000 - $138,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


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