Software Engineer

Software Engineering / Development / Architecture
Top Secret




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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 is seeking a motivated and talented Software Engineer to support the design, development and maintenance of SIGINT based applications for our Intelligence Community customer.


The candidate will be responsible for the development, integration, unit test, deployment and maintenance of updates to deployed software components. Candidate will implement new software to develop capabilities in an environment based on a fast-paced agile methodology. Working with end user Analysts, Systems Engineers and Software Developers, the candidate will execute planning, design, development, and productization of applications for complex electronic data processing systems. The candidate will also interface with project managers and customers on a regular basis, so excellent communications skills and willingness to collaborate are a must.



  • BS Degree in Computer Science or other STEM related degree with a minimum 8 years of professional software engineering experience or MS Degree in in Computer Science or other STEM related degree equivalent and a minimum 6 years of professional software engineering experience.
  • Development and debugging experience with Java or C/C ++ applications.
  • Innovative thinker with excellent problem solving and communication skills.


  • Security+ Certification
  • Full scope of software engineering life-cycle experience: Analysis, design, development, debugging, deployment and automated testing
  • Familiarity with Python, Bash, MySQL, Swing
  • Familiarity with CM/build tools such as Jenkins, Bitbucket, GIT, Ant
  • Experience with Agile methods, Scrum
  • Maintains knowledge of industry trends and standards


This position requires the candidate possess a Top Secret clearance with SCI and ability to obtain a Polygraph. The candidate must maintain the clearance.  



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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