Senior Coder/Developer

Cyber Security
Top Secret/SCI


Colorado Springs

Secondary Location:

Schriever AFB
Colorado Springs

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


Peraton seeks a Coder / Developer to support USSPACECOM Joint Cyber Center (JCC) operations.  Location:  Colorado Spring, CO.  In this role, you will engage in efforts to develop, implement, and maintain advanced technology solutions to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of cyber space intelligence, DCO and MRT-C planning, OCO planning, and policy/strategic planning.

Tasks include:

  • Collaborate with the government and military leadership, relevant LOE stakeholders, and external partners to understand operational requirements.
  • Identify, evaluate, and integrate emerging technologies.
  • Ensure seamless interoperability and integration of technology solutions across all Lines of Operation.
  • Conduct regular assessments of existing and possible new technology infrastructure and recommend enhancements.
  • Propose and implement improvements to streamline processes, increase automation, and optimize resource utilization.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and best practices.
  • Lead the development of innovative solutions to address evolving cyber threats and challenges.
  • Foster a culture of innovation within the JCC, J68 and J8, encouraging team members to contribute ideas and experiment with new technologies.
  • Actively participate in research and development activities to drive technological advancements.
  • Provide training to JCC, J68 and J8 personnel on the use and maintenance of new technologies.
  • Facilitate knowledge transfer sessions to ensure the broader team is equipped to leverage advanced technological capabilities.
  • Contribute to the development of documentation and best practice guides related to implemented technologies.
  • Maintain documentation of all integrated technologies, configurations, and procedures. Regularly review and update documentation to reflect changes in technology and operational requirements.

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 eligible to participate in an attractive bonus plan.



  • Minimum of 12 years with BS/BA; Minimum of 10 years with MS/MA; Minimum of 7 years with Ph.D.  Will consider  HS+16 years of experience.
  • Must be proficient in:

    • full stack development

    • demonstrating mastery in both front-end (JavaScript, React.js, TailwindCSS)

    • demonstrating mastery in back-end (Node.js, Python, JavaScript, GraphQL, API) technologies, and

    • cloud architect services (AWS EC2, Lambda, S3, DynamoDB, MongoDB)

  • Experience or knowledge with the following:
    • able to establish and coordinate development of standards, practices, and procedures as related to the overall product development.
    • able to design interfaces and bring system elements together, so they work as a whole
    • experience conducting performance assessments using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures
  • Strong communication skills to translate high level technical strategies into innovative solutions 
  • On-site, primary work location is Colorado Springs, CO
  • Active TS/SCI clearance

Preferred, but not required:

  • Formal training in IT, Computer Science, or other related field of study, such as undergrad or masters degree
  • IAT Level II, such as Cloud+

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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