Network Administrator

Other / Technical



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Telecommute Options:

Flexible for occasional telework – must be local to work location
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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 to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.


The Network Administrator role will be based in the DC/Metro region and tele-work may be available.  Selected candidate must be able to support occasional travel as necessary. 

  • Responsible for network monitoring, optimization and administration of LAN, MAN, WAN, and Wireless LAN (WLAN).
  • Supoprt Telephone/Telecommunication/Voice Over IP (VOIP)
  • Perform equipment installations and move in support of VTC operations.
  • Monitor and maintain Virtual Private Network (VPN) connections along with firewall connections.
  • Conduct root cause analysis, problem escalation, and incident management
  • Evaluate and perform performance and capacity management to ensure optimal operations of the network
  • Support the implementation and transition to IPv6
  • U.S. Citizen; active security clearance.
  • Bachelor’s degree with 2 to 10 years or master’s degree with 3 to 8 years’ experience is required.
  • Must have experience in network administration on Cisco routers, switches, and wireless technology.
  • Must have experience with the installation, maintenance, and operations of Palo Alto Firewalls
  • Must have experience providing Tier 3 support to included escalation support to vendors.

Target Salary Range

$86,000 - $138,000. 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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