Peraton Corporation

  • Junior Software Engineer

    Job Locations US-DC
    Posted Date 5 months ago(1/18/2019 9:17 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Ability to Obtain
    Security Clearance
  • Overview

    This position will directly support the Computer Security Section of the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) as it conducts advanced research and development to maintain information superiority of the DoD and US Navy.


    This customer's research attempts to bridge the gap between infrastructure protection requirements and the current state of information security.  They respond to the immediate security requirements of the Navy and DoD, and maintain a vision for emerging technologies that would affect the information battle space of the future. 


    What you will do…

    • Develop and implement security architectures for enterprise systems
    • Create and implement federated identity management and access control solutions for data sharing among different organizations
    • Provide data protection mechanisms that satisfy need-to-know
    • Perform vulnerability assessments of systems
    • Develop applications using tools such as JDBC and TOMCAT (non-exhaustive list) to enable access to databases housing enterprise data  to support the development of security measures for a Joint Military project. 
    • Candidate must be proficient in the development of applications in Java with the capability to handle massive data inputs from various platforms and other sources.
    • Proficiency with the development of security measures in a heterogeneous environment is a plus.   


    You’d be a great fit if you …

    • Have a Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics or other Computer related degree with heavy focus on research.
    • Have at least two (02) years of relevant experience.
    • Have experience with Python development.

    What you’ll get…

    • An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
    • Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays
    • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
    • Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
    • Paid maternity and paternity leave
    • Company-paid infertility treatments
    • Cross-training and professional development opportunities
    • The ability to influence major initiatives


    • This position prefers the candidate already have a Secret clearance and ability to maintain the clearance. Clearance eligibile candidates will be considered.

    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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