Peraton Corporation

Senior Systems Engineer

Job Locations US-MD-Annapolis Junction
Posted Date 2 months ago(10/19/2020 1:34 PM)
Requisition ID
Information Technology
Clearance Status
Security Clearance
Mission Area
Cyber, Intelligence


We are seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to support our customer in the Fort Meade / Annapolis Junction, MD area. For more than 30 years, we’ve partnered with customers to advance critical missions across the globe - providing innovative, reliable solutions for Intelligence, defense, and federal civilian agencies.


What you’ll do…

The candidate will be responsible for facilitating close collaboration with the customer and key stakeholders throughout all phases of the system lifecycle.  As a Senior System Engineer, you will assist in requirements definition, developing the reference architecture, and the implementation and verification of mission-oriented next gen IC solutions.  You will allocate requirements to individual hardware, software, facility, and personnel components. Further assist in daily operations to include maintaining hardware, processing systems and software components; design and build the customer’s networking, communications and physical infrastructure; research cutting edge technology; perform product research and trade-off analysis, manage the procurement, installation, configuration, and field testing of specialized enterprise systems.



You’d be a great fit if… 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security or related discipline with 14 years of System Engineering experience
  • Four years of additional Systems Engineering experience may be substituted for degree
  • Advanced Linux system administration; Server Builds, Red Hat, Centos
  • Experience engineering and deploying VMWare NSX solutions
  • Centrify, IP Tables, SE Linux, Package Installation, Logical Volumes,
  • Hardware Configurations, SSL Keys, Troubleshooting with tcpdump
  • Windows experience with Server builds, GPO management,


It’d be even better if you… 

  • VMWare NSX experience
  • Python scripting experience
  • Experience engineering and deploying VMware vRealize solutions
  • VMWARE NSX and vRelaize certifications


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 requires the candidate have a current/active TS/SCI Security Clearance with Polygraph


About Peraton

At Peraton, we’re at the forefront of delivering the next breakthrough in national security, every day. We’re the partner of choice to help solve some of the world’s most daunting challenges. How? By thinking differently. We’re not mired in the past. We look at all problems with fresh eyes. We look past the obvious to bring the best talent, tech, and ideas together to completely transform how problems are solved. So bring your unique ideas, your entrepreneurial spirit, and your drive to succeed. Get ready to be part of something bigger. Get ready to do the can’t be done.

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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