Cyber Software Engineering, Senior Advisor

Job Locations US-MD-Annapolis Junction
Requisition ID
Position Category
Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
Cyber Mission


On our mission critical team the Cyber Software Engineering Senior Advisor, will implement, test, and operate advanced software security techniques in compliance with technical reference architecture on this programs Technical Task Order (TTO) 25, supporting our government customer. They will perform on-going security testing and code review to improve software security. Troubleshoots and debugs issues that arise. Provide engineering designs for new software solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities. Contribute to all levels of the architecture and maintains technical documentation. Consult team members on secure coding practices. Develop a familiarity with new tools and best practices.


Basic Qualifications

  • Twenty (20) years of experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required
  • Four (4) years of additional SWE experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance with a current polygraph is required


Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated work experience with OpenSource (NoSQL) products such as Hbase /Accumulo, Big Table, etc.
  • A minimum six (6) years demonstrated experience out of the most recent eight (8) years developing production software for Solaris or Linux environments
  • Six years (6) of experience developing software using the Java programming language or C or C++
  • Demonstrated work experience developing RESTful services


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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