Peraton Corporation

  • Cross Domain Systems Fielding Engineer 3

    Job Locations US-NY-Rome
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/5/2018 11:56 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
    Clearance Status
    Security Clearance
    Top Secret/SCI
  • Overview

    Peraton is seeking a Systems Engineer to meet customer requirements for data transfer between networks operating at different security classifications.  Candidate will be responsible for installing cross domain suites at customer sites with integration into customer infrastructure.  50% Travel to customer sites in {CONUS (95%) and OCONUS (5%)}.



    • Assist with specification of hardware suitable to meet customer specified SWAP, performance, and scalability requirements.
    • Support the specification of Rule Sets defining data-specific security inspection and sanitization requirements.
    • Coordinate with customer sites to ensure readiness for system installation, configuration, training, and security accreditation testing.
    • Define tests to be executed on-site to ensure installed systems meet documented user requirements.
    • Travel to customer sites worldwide to support activities including: 1) site surveys; 2) system installation, configuration, training, functional testing, and security testing; 3) system upgrades; and 4) technical support.
    • During on-site system installation, integrate with site infrastructure components such as email servers, file servers, time servers, PKI servers, continuous monitoring systems, VM Servers, and KVM capabilities.
    • Support installation and maintenance of systems/network environments to facilitate installation planning, customer training, and Help Desk operations.
    • Provide remote Help Desk support to customer sites.
    • Perform research on technologies to increase efficiency of system definition, site installation, and technical support operations. Technologies may include, but will not be limited to, system modeling tools, Virtual Machine capabilities, Identity and Access Management (IdAM), High Availability tools, performance optimization tools, and encryption technologies/standards.



    • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical field and 8+ years of experience or Associates Degree and or 12+ years of experience gained through technical training, education or work experience
    • 8+ years of experience with basic working knowledge of UNIX OSs (Linux, Solaris), Microsoft Windows, desktop applications (email, file transfer, browsers), computer networking, Virtual Machine technologies, and UNIX scripting.


    • Candidates with extensive Systems backgrounds and a desire/availability to “travel the world” are strongly encouraged to apply.
    • Advanced working knowledge of UNIX OSs (Linux, Solaris), Microsoft Windows, desktop applications (email, file transfer, browsers), computer networking, Virtual Machine technologies, UNIX scripting, XML technologies/tools, Active Directory, MS Exchange, and system integration, network troubleshooting, regular expressions, and system troubleshooting.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Familiarity with Cross Domain Solution (CDS) architectures, fielding, and approval policies is highly beneficial, but not mandatory.
    • Understanding of software development processes sufficient to support collaboration with software engineering teams developing future product capabilities to better meet customer requirements.
    • Ability to work well in a team environment as either a team member or team lead.



    This position requires the candidate to already possess an active TS/SCI clearance and to maintain the clearance


    About Peraton

    Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation’s most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the U.S. and Canada. 

    EEO Statement

    We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    Need help finding the right job?

    We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Click here to get started.