Software Engineer

Software Engineering / Development / Architecture
Top Secret/SCI


Annapolis Junction

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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.


We are hiring a Software Engineer in Annapolis Junction, MD.  This will be a hybrid role with the ability to work on-site 2 days and 3 days from home. 


The role will include using a holistic approach, design, develop, evaluate and modify end-to-end systems and systems-oriented products through their entire life cycle. Generate quantifiable requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and acquisition logistics. Ensure requirements comply with client requirements and government standards through formal verification methods.


What you'll do:

  • Design, engineers, analyzes, and develops software systems.
  • Design, analyzes, and develops software delivery processes (including DevOps pipelines)
  • Modeling and analyzing software development and deployment processes
  • Provide assistance to federal agencies in tailoring agile development and delivery techniques
  • Engage government leaders in defining the context, problem space and vision to determine capabilities, priorities, road maps, transformation plans and next steps
  • Develop agile processes, plans, and architectures to support software development, analysis, and operations

What you'll need:

  • HS and 13 years of experience; 9 years of experience with a BS/BA in a STEM Field; 6 years with MS/MA
  • Clearance: Top Secret with SCI Eligible
  • 4 years of experience in DoD Systems Development
  • DOD 8570.01 IAT Level II
  • Experience with C, C#, C++, SQL, or Java
  • Experience with JIRA, Confluence, and GIT

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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