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Expert Level Network Systems Engineer

2024-143006
Engineering
Top Secret/SCI with Poly

Location:

Springfield
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VA

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Telecommute Options:

No remote/telework allowed
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About Peraton

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 peraton.com to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.

Responsibilities

Expert Network Engineers plan and develop telecommunications solutions involving computer and communications equipment. They analyze network alternatives and develop recommendations for improvements.

 

Duties include:

  • Analyzes, designs, tests, and evaluates network systems, such as local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), Internet, intranet, satellite, and other data communications systems.
  • Performs network modeling, analysis, and planning.
  • Oversees the work of Senior-, Mid-, and Junior-level contractor Network Systems Engineers.
Qualifications

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.

 

Required:

  • Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program OR 18+ years of experience as a Network Systems Engineer may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • TS/SCI clearance adjudication or ability to obtain SCI and pass a poly
  • 18+ years of experience working in cloud-based systems architecting.
  • Network technology course/certification in TCP/IP with applied understanding of the following:
    • Roles of devices in TCP/IP network
    • Details of IP, ARP, TCP, ICMP and UDP
    • Functions of FTP, HTTP, Telnet and other applications of TCP/IP
    • Use of Voice over IP or VoIP, email messaging and multicasting
    • Troubleshooting for TCP/IP issues at each network layer

Desired:

  • Network technology course/certification in one or more areas:
    • Configuring TCP/IP on server computers
    • Managing and troubleshooting DNS and DHCP
    • Installing and configuring network and software infrastructure
    • Configuring and managing device routing and remote access
    • Monitoring and maintain network infrastructure
  • Completion of a specialized wireless network course and/or certification

 

Target Salary Range

$146,000 - $234,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
SCA / Union / Intern Rate or Range

EEO

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Our Values

Benefits

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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