Peraton Corporation

  • Junior Software Engineer

    Job Locations US-DC
    Posted Date 3 months ago(10/17/2018 1:44 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
    Clearance Status
    Ability to Obtain
    Security Clearance
  • Overview

    This position will directly support the Computer Security Section of the Naval Research Laboratory 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. 


    • 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.   



    • Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics or other Computer related degree with heavy focus on research.
    • 0 - 2 years of relevant experience.
    • Experience with Python development.


    • This position requires the candidate be able to obtain a Secret clearance and the ability 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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