Contracts Administrator

Legal and Contracts
Top Secret/SCI with Poly


Annapolis Junction


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No remote/telework allowed
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Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.


Peraton is hiring a Contracts Administrator to join our Cyber Mission business unit in Annapolis Junction, MD.  As a Contracts Adminitrator on our team, you will support one of the largest enterprise-wide Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) contracts within the Intelligence Community. This is a full-time position requiring 1880 hours of support per year; work is performed onsite.Administer, extend, negotiate and terminate standard and nonstandard contracts, task orders and subsequent amendments.  #PeratonIntelCareers


As a Contracts Administrator on our team you will conduct proposal preparation, contract negotiation, contract administration, and customer contact activities to provide for proper contract acquisition and fulfillment in accordance with Company policies, legal requirements, and customer specifications. Examine estimates of material, equipment services, production costs, performance requirements, and delivery schedules to ensure accuracy and completeness. Prepare bids, processes specifications, progress, and other reports; advises management of contractual rights and obligations, compile and analyzes data, and maintain historical information. Monitor company performance for conformance to original proposal and maintains continual reviews to ensure that all terms and conditions are met and that the contract is in accordance with legal requirements, customer specifications, and government regulations. Prepare and disseminate information throughout the organization regarding contract status, compliance, modification, deviation, negotiation, and termination. Initiate documentation to authorize and direct work in accordance with contractual specifications. Maintain contractual records and documentation such as receipt and control of all contract correspondence, customer contact information sheets, contractual changes, status reports and other documents for all projects. Participate in teaming agreement and strategic marketing alliance negotiations between company and outside sources.


Required Qualifications:


  • Requires 5 to 8 years with BS or BA or 3 to 5 years with MS or MA or 0 to 2 years with PhD
  • Position located in Annapolis Junction, MD
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance with a current polygraph is required


Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.




Peraton offers enhanced benefits to employees working on this critical National Security program, which include heavily subsidized employee benefits coverage for you and your dependents, 25 days of PTO accrued annually up to a generous PTO cap and participation in an attractive bonus plan.


Target Salary Range

$66,000 - $106,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
SCA / Union / Intern Rate or Range


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Our Values


At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We’re fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.

  • Paid Time-Off and Holidays
  • Retirement
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Career Development
  • Tuition Assistance and Student Loan Financing
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Additional Benefits
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Care
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