Peraton Corporation

  • Watch Operator I

    Job Locations US-VA-Chantilly
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(3 weeks ago)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Security Clearance
    Top Secret/SCI
  • Overview

    Peraton has a great opportunity for Watch Operator I, supporting our government customer in Chantilly, VA. 


    • Provide operational support to mission critical systems including receiving, correlating, assessing
    • Develop operations status from multiple sources to track significant system status events
    • Prepare both written and verbal status reports based on system activity. 
    • Works under only very general direction independently determines and develops approaches to solutions. 
    • This position requires 24/7 support, via 12-hour rotational shifts.



    • Must have BS/BA (or equivalent experience) with one (1+) years’ satellite operations or space control experience
    • Must have two (1+) years of experience in of crew management experience
    • One (1+) years of NRO or Intelligence Community experience preferred
    • One (1+) years of space training experience


    • One (1+) year of continuity of operations and/or exercise/wargame experience
    • MS/MA/MBA (or the equivalent) desired with two (2+) years’ satellite operations or space control experience
    • Two (2+) years of NRO or Intelligence Community experience preferred



    This position requires the candidate to already have a current TS/SCI, in addition consent to Polygraph security clearance and able 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.


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