Cryptologic Cyber Planner, Advisor

Cyber Security
Top Secret/SCI with Poly


Fort Meade

Secondary Location:

San Antonio
Fort Gordon

Telecommute Options:

No remote/telework allowed
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Peraton is a next-generation national security company that 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, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can’t be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.


Peraton is seeking Cryptologic Cyber Planner, Senior to support an Intel Community (IC) mission in Ft. Meade, MD, San Antonio, TX and Ft. Gordon, GA areas.  A Cryptologic Cyber Planner provides technical expertise in the design and development of IT operation environments.


Responsibilities may include:

  • Develop strategy of the client/server system and the design architecture to support strategy.
  • Research new technology and advises on purchases for the client in regard to processing, data storage, data access, and applications development.
  • Develop strategies for conducting studies to estimate the space, computer hardware, software and connection infrastructure resources required on a short and long term basis.
  • Develop models of the computer and computer application environment, identifies and resolves computer operations systems performance problems.
  • Measure system usage by workload type, identifying trends and estimating further resource requirements.
  • May be assigned responsibility for the management of the IT operations function, including associated staff.

Basic Qualifications:

  • A high school diploma or GED plus 12 years of relevant experience, or an Associate’s degree plus 10 years of relevant experience or a Bachelor's degree plus 8 years relevant experience or a Master’s degree plus 6 years of relevant experience or a Doctoral degree plus 4 years of relevant experience.
  • Relevant experience must be in an area directly related to an IC mission (e.g. collection, cyber and intelligence analysis) and /or a similar mission in the IC or DoD, and include strategic and/or operational level planning (e.g. joint operations).  
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance with a current polygraph is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in Cyber Security, Information Assurance or a related field is preferred, but a degree in any field is acceptable.
  • External engagement/collaboration experience (participation in cross-Agency working groups, JDA, Field assignments and external customer support) is preferred

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

$112,000 - $179,000. 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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