Peraton Corporation

  • Backend Software Developer

    Job Locations US-VA-Reston
    Posted Date 9 months ago(6/27/2018 11:26 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Ability to Obtain
    Security Clearance
  • Overview

    Peraton is seeking a Backend Software Developer in Reston, VA to support our government and commercial customers.


    We are looking for enterprise software developers to help us build data-processing and analytic tools using Python, a variety of databases (relational, nosql), and rich browser-based UI technologies.



    • BA/BS in Computer Science / Engineering or equivalent experience
    • Minimum 5 years experience, 8 years w/o degree
    • Examples showing work / contributions to open-source / etc. (e.g. github account)
    • Experience in general technical areas:
      • Building client-server applications, to include defining protocols, handling errors, security (e.g. encryption), and testing.
      • Designing reusable APIs to include both library APIs and exposed web services APIs (REST, RPC, SOAP).
      • Message-bus architectures and message queue implementations.
      • Relational database schema design and implementation.
      • Horizontal scaling / concurrency via threads, non-blocking, actors, distributed worker processes, etc.
    • Experience with the following technologies:
      • Python
      • WSGI frameworks / application servers
      • Network socket programming
      • Docker
      • Linux usage/administrationStrong communication skills

    About Peraton

    Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established portfolio and legacy going back more than a century. We work differently than our peers – with agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you’ll be part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life.

    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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