Peraton Corporation

  • Jr. Data Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Reston
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/27/2018 11:27 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Ability to Obtain
    Security Clearance
  • Overview

    Peraton is seeking a Jr. Data Engineer in Reston, VA to support our government and commercial customers.


    We are looking for software developers to help us build data-processing and analysis pipelines.  The candidate will be responsible for collecting data from a variety of sources, cleaning, formatting and otherwise preparing the data for analysis.  There is additional opportunity to assist with analysis and visualization of the data.   



    • 1+ years experience
    • Bacehlor's degree or relevant educational background
    • Documented examples of work (e.g. github account) / open-source contributions.


    • Using a ticket system such as Jira
    • Managing documentation in systems such as Confluence
    • Managing code in source control (e.g. git)
    • General software engineering experience:
    • Python
    • Object oriented programming
    • Bash scripting
    • Linux system usage and administration
    • Building and using virtual machines (VMware Fusion/Workstation, Virtualbox)
    • Experience with container (e.g. Docker) build and deployment


    This position requires the candidate to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance.  In order to obtain a clearance, you need to be a U.S. Citizen and show proof of citizenship. 

    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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