Peraton Corporation

  • Infrastructure Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(11/20/2018 9:21 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
    Clearance Status
    Security Clearance
    Top Secret
  • Overview

    Peraton is looking for a talented Infrastructure Engineer to provide operational maintenance and support on a mission critical system.  The position is onsite with our customer in Crystal City, VA. 


    The responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Responsible for the day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for operating systems and servers.
    • Performs software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages. 
    • Schedules installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels.
    • Ensures workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions of varying complexities.
    • Ensures data/media recoverability by developing and implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations. Plans and implements the modernization of servers. 
    • Develops, implements and promotes standard operating procedures and schedules.
    • Conducts hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.
    • Improve automation, configuration management and DevOps processes.



    • BS degree, with eight (08) years of relevant experience. Equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
    • 10 years systems engineering/administration experience
    • 5 years of experience with virtualization platforms
    • 5 years of experience coordinating activities of technology product and service vendors and leading technical infrastructure design activities


    • Windows Networking and Infrastructure
    • Microsoft SQL Server or similar
    • Microsoft PowerShell
    • Understanding of high-availability, fail overs, backups, scaling and clustering operational systems
    • Configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef)
    • Continuous integration tools (Jenkins, CircleCI)
    • Container orchestration tools (Kubernetes, Docker Hub0
    • Cloud services (AWS, Azure)
    • Linux operating systems (Red Hat, CentOS)
    • Other databases (MySQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, etc.)
    • SharePoint 2013
    • DC/OC, Apache, Mesos


    *This position requires the candidate to have a current Top Secret security clearance and the ability to obtain a polygraph.  Candidate must possess SCI eligibility.

    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.


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    Need help finding the right job?

    We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Click here to get started.