Software Application Specialist - Mid




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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.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Maintaining enterprise tool sets for packaging, including testing, and enterprise distribution tools in the lab environment, delivering the appropriate, clean, and imaged virtual operating systems for the required packaging requirements.
  • Creating, validating, deploying, and rolling back enabled packages for COTS and custom applications in an enterprise IT infrastructure environment.
  • Maintaining an inventory of packages, conducting periodic review of packages to confirm relevance, and updating packages to work with new operating systems and desktop environments.
  • Creating Software Packaging documentation and maintaining the software packaging development environment.
  • Collaborating with customer to provide recommendations for software packaging for all operating systems.
  • Providing customer audit reports and creating monthly Packaging Report on software distribution with based on customer and Service Level Agreement (SLA) requirements.
  • Maintaining a list of all software that is not packaged and requires manual install/uninstall.
  • Ensuring only approved software is installed on end point devices and servers.

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Basic Qualification:

  • U.S. Citizen; eligible for U.S. Secret Security Clearance.
  • 6 Years Experience, or BS/BA with 2 – 4 years, or MS/MA with 1 – 2 years of experience; four (4) years of experience can be substituted in lieu of a bachelor’s degree.
  • Experience conducting software distribution within a Windows 10 or later, Windows Server 2012 or later, Linux RedHat version 6 or later, and Mac OS environment.
  • Experience using Flexera (Conflict Checker) to detect conflicts between various image sets, suites of software, and individual releases and updates.
  • Experience creating a Conflict Checker Report for each release.
  • Experience providing software distribution within a Active Directive and cloud environment.
  • Ability to install and remove software including COTS applications, updates/patches and configurations installed to desktops and servers.
  • Experience with Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager (SCCM) for Windows-based endpoint devices.
  • Experience implementing or supporting SLAs (Ticket Open, Customer Satisfaction, and Root Cause Analysis (RCA).
  • Working knowledge of MS-Office products for Windows including Word, Excel, Visio and SharePoint.
  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours.

Preferred Qualification:

  • Active Secret Security Clearance.
  • ITIL V4 Foundation Certified
  • Microsoft Active Directory or Azure Certification

Target Salary Range

$66,000 - $106,000. 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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