Network Engineer, Advisor

Job Locations US-MD-Laurel
Requisition ID
Position Category
Systems Engineering / Development / Architecture / Integration
Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
Cyber Mission


Peraton is seeking a Network Engineer to perform as a consultant for leading edge information technologies and methodologies. Ideal candidate will have a strong project management background coupled with network engineering skills. Provides technical guidance concerning automated solutions to complex analysis and studies and prepares reports and presentations. Manages the project work as defined by the customer. Completes assigned projects and major phases of very large projects and provides technical and specialized guidance solutions to complex IT problems. Participates in integrated Product Team to design new capabilities. Performs fact-finding, analysis and development of hypothesis and conclusions, production of final recommendation reports, and delivery of presentations.


  • BS degree in computer science, information systems, engineering science, or related discipline is required. 5 years of additional IT related experience may be substituted for a BS degree.
  • 10 years of experience in the Information Technology field is required.
  • Firewall knowledge is required.
  • Experience in planning network communications systems; experience with switches and routers.
  • Experience with design/engineering/implementation of LAN/WAN networks.
  • Ability to provide technical input and follow through with implementation of enhancements and upgrades to the network.
  • Experience with evaluating and reporting on new communications technologies; provide technical guidance concerning automated solutions.
  • Ability to conduct analysis of reliability, maintainability, and vulnerability
  • Active TS SCI security clearance with a currently polygraph is required.

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 participation 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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