Peraton Corporation

  • Senior Strategic Solutions Architect

    Job Locations US-VA-Herndon | US-MD-Annapolis Junction
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/29/2018 11:42 AM)
    Requisition ID
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    Ability to Obtain
    Security Clearance
  • Overview

    Peraton is looking for senior Mission Solutions Architects that have proven track records of customer engagement leading to system design and implementation of solutions that meets customers’ mission objectives and operational needs.  The Mission Solution Architects will work closely with Peraton’s customers, Peraton’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer, and Peraton’s business sectors to provide Peraton’s customers with the best possible mission-focused solutions.


    Peraton fundamentally exists to protect and promote freedom around the world – to secure the future for our families, communities, allied nations, and our way of life. That’s why we’re here, why we are growing, and why we are adding to our team.


    Individuals will be responsible for:

    • Understanding customers’ mission objectives and operational needs
    • Developing innovative solutions that leverage Peraton strengths and integrate emerging technologies
    • Engaging business development, client, and technical leadership to shape future customer solicitations
    • Working with the CTO team on growth strategy development
    • Initiating and facilitating cross-sector collaboration on emerging technologies and opportunities
    • Articulating needs, capabilities, and solutions equally well to technologists, program managers, and business leaders via discussions, presentations, and whitepapers



    • Significant demonstrated industry experience in research, development, implementation, and integration across three or more of the technical domains consistent with the Peraton solutions space such as offensive or defensive cybersecurity, enterprise software architectures, cloud computing, IoT technologies, data science, machine learning, electronic warfare, signals intelligence, information systems, information technology, software engineering, systems engineering, space systems, defense or commercial communications networks, and mission operations
    • Demonstrated experience developing technology strategy, technology roadmaps, and multi-year program budgets
    • Three or more years of experience conveying technical and business information to a variety of internal and external audiences
    • Minimum of a BS in CS, EE or technical discipline consistent with Peraton solution space plus 16 or more years of industry experience, or MS in CS, EE or technical discipline consistent with Peraton solution space plus 14 or more years of industry experience, or PhD in CS, EE or technical discipline consistent with Peraton solution space plus 10 or more years of industry experience.
    • Ability to obtain a Secret security clearance


    • Experience with DoD, IC, DoJ, or DHS customers
    • Proven record of leading and executing large-scale projects and contracts
    • Experience participating in diverse and geographically dispersed engineering teams
    • Active Top Secret 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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