SITEC - Cloud Security Engineer

Top Secret/SCI


Fort Bragg


Telecommute Options:

Flexible for occasional telework – must be local to work location
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Peraton Overview

Peraton 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 and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.


Peraton requires Cloud Security Engineers to support the Special Operation Command Information Technology Enterprise Contract (SITEC) – 3.  Positions are located at the SOCOM Headquarters at MacDill, AFB FL, and at the TSOC and Component locations in the United States and abroad. 


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 Cloud Security Engineer will have an active role in helping design, plan and implement secure cloud migrations as well as adopt new cloud technologies to support business and project needs. The Cloud Security Engineer must be a highly technical individual who is expected to serve as the subject matter expert (SME) on the Microsoft Azure, Office 365 and AWS platforms. The Engineer will need to be able to anticipate and lead the response to cyber threats, attacks and vulnerabilities and lead and perform risk analysis for vulnerabilities, incidents and change management requests. The Cloud Security Engineer will need the ability to quickly analyze large amounts of often conflicting data and make sound decisions in extremely stressful situations. The Engineer will have in depth experience with enterprise security controls including malware, protection, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, content filtering, internet proxies, encryption controls, and log management solutions.

Typical duties include but are not limited to:

  • Gathers and understands internal customer requirements to develop reliable, secure
  • Researches new cloud technologies/configurations to continually improve security
  • Develops, test and implement plans for new designs/configurations
  • Presents ideas in business and user-friendly language
  • Prioritizes and execute tasks with minimal supervision
  • Designs, implement and operate of enterprise information security service capabilities and functions in large scale, technically complex organizations.
  • Works as part of a team and independently with limited
  • Prioritizes work, meet deadlines, lead, mentor and train others
  • Some positions may require shift work and/or an ability to work a non-standard work schedule to support the USSOCOM mission


  • Ft Bragg, NC
  • Stuttgart, Germany

*  Positions are contingent on Contract Award *

**Salary range is based on geographical location.**



Required qualifications:

  • BS 8-10, MS 6-8, PhD 3-5. Significant relevant experience will be considered in lieu of formal education.
  • DoD TS/SCI Clearance
  • Minimum of 3 years working with/implementing cloud solutions such as Azure, AWS, Google, O365, Adobe and Okta.
  • 5 years of security focused experience
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) OR Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) OR Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) OR Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) OR Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP) OR CISSP OR CCSP OR CCSK and AWS Certified Solutions Architect OR Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect OR Certified Cloud Professional/Architect


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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