Peraton Corporation

  • Ground Systems Integration and Test Engineer

    Job Locations US-MD-Greenbelt
    Posted Date 5 months ago(8/22/2018 3:15 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Security Clearance
  • Overview

    We are seeking a Ground Systems Integration and Test Engineer in Greenbelt, MD for our support of the Omnibus Multidiscipline Engineering Services II (OMES-II) contract with NASA at Peraton.


    • Middle level ground system engineering position with an emphasis on mission-level ground system engineering and test services during the continued implementation of system upgrades for JPSS.
    • Oversee the design, development, installation, integration and testing of new hardware and software supporting the JPSS ground system across all areas of Command, Control, and Communication (C3), Operations, Security, Planning and Scheduling.
    • Support level-2 and level-3 verification of system performance



    • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and at least 5+ years of relevant experience, or (Master’s Degree in Engineering and at least 3 of relevant experience, or PhD in Engineering and 0 years of experience)
    • 2+ years of a strong ability to lead and interact with distributed team members and different corporate cultures
    • Detailed knowledge and understanding of system engineering concepts related to activities below:
      • Spacecraft technical information engineering
      • Ground system development, installation, test, and operations engineering with NASA, NOAA, DoD, or FAA systems
      • Flight system engineering information management
      • Flight software database and table management
      • Requirements development
      • Ground System Design
      • ConOps Development
      • Interface Design
      • Integration tools
      • System and schedule integration
      • Test Procedure development
      • Mapping Requirements to procedures
      • Verification of requirements



    • Direct, relevant experience and familiarization with NASA/NOAA system architecture and organizational structures
    • Earth observing mission system engineering skills
    • Experience in ground stations, communications and radio frequency interface testing
    • Task management experience
    • Demonstrated ability to lead and interact with distributed team members and different corporate cultures
    • Self-starter and good organizer
    • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills 

    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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