Analytic and Engagement Systems Engineer

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


Peraton is hiring an Analytic and Engagement Systems Engineer to join our Cyber Mission business unit in Jessup, MD. As a Systems Engineer on our team, you will support one of the largest enterprise-wide engineering contracts within the Intelligence Community. This is a full-time position requiring 1880 hours of support per year; and work is performed at a customer location. As an Analytic and Engagement Engineer on our team you will provide Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) support to a government customer and assist with: Tool development, Configuration/ Change Management (CM) processes, and Strategic Requirements Planning. You will work closely with field site POCs to gather technical requirements to ultimately produce a prototype tool. You will be responsible for identifying dependencies, prioritizing requirements, IT and real infrastructure improvements, and coordinating a transition to new operations. You will collaborate across the region to share tools, promote continuous process improvement, provide feedback and conduct lessons learned activities to standardize Systems Engineering across the Extended Enterprise. Position includes temporary travel to Alaska (1-2 weeks per quarter).


Individual Capabilities/Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in computer science, information systems, engineering or other related discipline plus at least 20 years of systems engineering experience. A Master’s degree or PhD may be substituted for two years of experience. A high school diploma or GED plus 24 years of systems engineering experience would also be acceptable.
  • Demonstrated successful leadership and technical project management experience.
  • Ability to coordinate on-going activities with Hardware and Software Planning, Installation and Integration, and approval of new mission system installations.
  • Experience in preparing and presenting briefs for senior government program managers.
  • Demonstrated experience in strategic and long-range planning and activities with focus on continuous improvement.
  • Ability to establish and execute Systems Engineering processes, including Baseline Configuration Management.
  • Position requires TS/SCI clearance with polygraph.


Individual Capabilities/Experience Desired:

  • Excellent communications skills at all management levels (both written and verbal).
  • Ability to work independently and on a team.
  • Facilitation of Change/ Configuration Boards, including analysis of interdependencies between systems.
  • Monitoring and/or maintenance / integrity of databases: (e.g: CMDB and other report and database repositories).
  • Development or implementation management of processes and workflows for requirements/ configuration/change management
  • Architecture baseline definition
  • ITIL certification
  • Experience in the development of facilities roadmaps/plans
  • Field site and SIGINT experience


Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.


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 eligible 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

$190,000 - $304,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


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