SITEC 3 EOM Systems Engineering Technical Lead

Systems Engineering / Development / Architecture / Integration
Top Secret


MacDill AFB

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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 requires a Systems Engineering Technical Lead Subject Matter Expert to support the Special Operation Command Information Technology Enterprise Contract (SITEC) – 3 Enterprise Operations and Maintenance (EOM) Task Order. The Systems Engineering Technical Lead works directly with the SITEC 3 EOM Enterprise Deputy Program Manager in executing requirements to meet and exceed performance objectives associated with the program. This position is located at MacDill AFB, FL.


The purpose of the Special Operations Forces Information Technology Enterprise Contract (SITEC) 3 Enterprise Operations and Maintenance (EOM) Task Order (TO) is to provide USSOCOM, its Component Commands, its Theater Special Operations Commands (TSOCs), and its deployed forces with Operations and Maintenance (O&M) services to maintain Network Operations (NetOps); maintain systems and network infrastructure; provide end user and common device support; provide configuration, change, license, and asset management; conduct training, and perform Install, Move, Add, Change (IMACs) services. The responsibilities and tasks associated with each requirement play a pivotal role to USSOCOM, the CIO/J6 organization, and ultimately the end-user who operate around the globe 24x7x365.


The System Engineer Technical Lead provides technical support at the Subject Matter Expert level in executing SITEC 3 EOM requirements. The Systems Engineering Technical Lead must be detail- oriented and have in-depth knowledge of secure data platforms, hardware and software environments, architecture and engineering design, development, and deployment. Extensive experience in areas such as systems design and implementation, systems integration, cybersecurity, ports and protocols, as well as server and network infrastructures are required. The Systems Engineering Technical Lead will oversee testing, evaluation, inspection and analysis of secure data implementations, system interoperability, asset and configuration integrations, systems operational impact, engineering courses of action (COAs), and service management across multi-network environments and enclaves, including power, software, hardware, cybersecurity protocols, and unified communications, and is responsible for the overall integration of enterprise systems. As technical lead you will be responsible for planning, modeling, simulation, design, installation, maintenance, management, and coordination of systems solutions. Additionally, you are expected to continuously monitor and control, manage lead-times, oversee operational dependencies and interdependencies of the performance and status across systems resources, using software and hardware tools, as well as, by identifying and diagnosing complex problems and factors affecting system performance. As the Systems Engineering Technical Lead you must keep your technical skills updated and partner with industry-leading vendor technology suites to determine the best fit for the Government’s needs. Advising and collaborating across multi-enterprise, Component, TSOCs and tactical platforms, demonstrating technical guidance, operational direction, and producing mission-impactful products while serving in this position.


Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Directly working hand-in-hand with the SITEC 3 EOM Enterprise Deputy Program Manager in conducting technical activities associated with Systems Engineering in the EOM of the SIE.
• Support leading a dynamic, diverse technical team for secure Enterprise IT Operations
• Assist in design, development, and deployment of Enterprise network operations, including but not limited to, systems and infrastructure architecture and engineering, interface planning, software and hardware resource availability, and the development of new applications.
• Engineer and lead enterprise systems solutions spanning multiple industry-leading vendor
product suites.
• Providing dedicated, on-site support for systems engineering and implementation practice.
• Continuously monitoring operations for trends and anomalies and performance indicators.
• Identify industry-best-fit applications and network device support to effectively secure transport across the Enterprise, Components, and TSOCs.
• Ensuring engineering tasks and enterprise IT solutions comply with accreditation, certification, and connection standards for USSOCOM, Component Commands, TSOCs, and deployed forces’ networks and systems.
• Providing Assessment and Authorization (A&A) support; engineer solutions to ensure they
include sound network security and design; and provide project management support services.
• Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and frequent coordination with
associated Enterprise Divisions, Branches and Departments.
• Collaborate with industry, the Government, supply carriers, and technical staff on systems implementation, optimization, and ongoing management.
• Provide high-level support and technical expertise in Directory Services technology, including DNS, GPO, ADFS, DFS, Domains and Trust, Sites and Services and Role Based Access Control.
• Engineer and assist lead the enterprise virtual infrastructure and system software
• Providing high-level support and technical expertise in systems technology, including servers, applications, virtual and physical environments, and solutions integrations.
• Establish and document baselines to measure service performance and capability across a global enterprise.
• Advise senior government staff on industry best practices and provide policy recommendations to implement those practices.




Required qualifications:

• DoD Top Secret security clearance or above is required for this position.
• BA with 16 years of experience, A Master’s degree with 14 years of experience, or a PHD with 10 years of experience.  A degree from an accredited college or university in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, a Mathematics-intensive discipline, or a similar field is preferred. Significant relevant experience will be considered in lieu of formal education.
• 14 years of increasingly complex and progressive experience in IT operations and infrastructure including five years of specialized experience related to the candidate’s assigned task.
• Minimum of 10-years of hands-on technical and operational experience leading, managing,
and operating at Enterprise-wide level, including demonstrative large-scale, complex computing environments, and consistently performing excellent service delivery at-scale
• Strong technical writing expertise with illustrated capability at the senior leadership level
• Proven experience briefing senior leadership and performance-driven outcomes.
• Demonstrated high-level capability of technical and operational service management.

• DoDD 8570.01-M IAM Level III certification AND any two of the following certifications
     o Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)
     o Red Hat Certified Systems Engineer
     o Linux Professional Institute Professional LIPC-1
     o VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
     o Microsoft Certified Expert
     o Nutanix Certified Advanced Professional
     o AWS Solutions Architect Professional
     o Oracle Certified Professional
     o SUSE Certified Engineer



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


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

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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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