Peraton Corporation

  • Front End Engineer 2

    Job Locations US-VA-Reston
    Posted Date 7 months ago(6/27/2018 11:25 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Security Clearance
    Top Secret/SCI
  • Overview

    Peraton is seeking a Front End Engineer 2 in Reston, VA to support our government and commercial customers.



    This position will be responsible for helping us build reporting and analytical frontends using browser-based UI technologies



    • Candidate must have 5+ years of experience in web-based user-interface design and development.
    • Experience building large-scale, reactive web UI frontends:
      • UI design using HTML5, CSS, etc.
      • Javascript SPA framework(s). (e.g. React, Vue.js, Aurelia, AngularJS , etc.)
      • Javascript build and bundling tools. (Gulp, webpack, requirejs, jspm, yarn)
      • Finding and integrating custom components in a chosen framework as well as building one from scratch when needed.
      • Defining API needs for the client.
      • Troubleshooting web applications
      • Using debug tools such as chrome developer tools
      • Finding fixing bugs, cross browser issues, performance issues
      • Use of message-bus architectures and message queue implementations in a web UI. ( http2, websockets, wamp, websockets, server sent events, stomp)
    • Candidates must be comfortable working with:
      • Linux and MacOS operating systems
      • A ticket system such as Jira
      • A team documentation system such as Confluence
      • Source control (git), collaboration tools.


    • Interest and/or experience in data visualization
    • D3
    • Open Street Maps (Raster/Vector Tile Servers)
    • Client side mapping frameworks (Leaflet, mapbox, etc)
    • WebGL, Canvas, SVG
    • Experience with container (e.g. Docker) build and deployment
    • Listed examples of open-source work (e.g. github accounts)
    • Experience developing for mobile platforms (native or web-based applications)


    Candidate must possess an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance and 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.


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