Technical Project Manager

Project and Program Management
Top Secret/SCI with Poly



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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.


Technical Project Manager - Missile Systems/Offensive Missiles



  • Serves as a technical engineering senior manager on offensive missile systems and associated command and control systems.
  • Manages multiple related teams, sets departmental priorities, and allocates resources to align with business objectives and annual plans
  • Applies professional knowledge of scientific and technical engineering concepts, principals, phenomena, and relationships to assess specific requirements, delineate appropriately engineered designs, and develop preliminary and final design plans.
  • Manage and advise in the assessment of theory of operations, characteristics and performance, physical characteristics, signatures, vulnerability, and employment of foreign weapons systems.
  • Manage all analysis, evaluation, assessment, and documentation of intelligence information on current and future defensive systems to include subsystems, components, and technologies. 
  • Manages and leads all engineering work in planning, operations, and final radar and missile designs.
  • Possess an understanding of OMEGA digital models, simulations, hardware representations of defensive systems used to assess system capabilities, performance, and vulnerabilities.
  • Communicate in an effective and timely manner with all stakeholders and effectively leverage relationships to foster support for accomplishments of goals and objectives. 
  • Presents findings and recommendations to appropriate groups and helps to determine what actionable steps can be taken based on the findings.
  • Prepares written, technical reports to management.
  • Supervises junior staff and schedules work to meet completion dates.
  • Communicates and collaborates effectively and efficiency with other technical government and contractor engineers assigned to the complex project.
  • Provides direct support the PMO to the success through successful programmatic and technical evaluation.

Peraton offers enhanced benefits to employees working on this critical National Security program, which include heavily subsidized employee benefits coverage for you and your dependents, 25 days of PTO accrued annually up to a generous PTO cap and eligible to participate in an attractive bonus plan.



12 years of experience, may have supervisory or management experience12+ years w/BS/BA

Active DoD TS/SCI with Poly


10+ years of experience defining and developing final detailed threat design and estimating performance for ground-based radars and missile systems.

 5+ years of radar operations experience with a thorough understanding of radar theory.


Highly Desired:

Extensive experience in short-range ballistic missile system analysis

Experience supporting the Defense Intelligence Agency and Missile and Space Intelligence Center

Target Salary Range

$176,000 - $282,000. 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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