Senior Systems Engineer/Integration - Space Missions
Job Description Peraton is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer in Chantilly, VA to support our Intelligence Community customer as part of a highly talented, highly motivated and high-performing team. As part of the systems engineering team you will support an exciting program which involves design, development, test, and deployment of an exciting and complex system. Peraton is a next generation national security company focusing on delivering the next breakthrough. Our teams are comprised of world class engineers who provide outstanding capabilities within the Space Domain that will leave lasting impacts on our clients and transform our industry. We use the most cutting-edge technology to provide innovative solutions as we tackle the most challenging obstacles head on by thinking differently and having a tremendous drive to succeed. * Work with emerging service and distributed computing technologies for satellite situational awareness data processing and distribution as a member of our systems integration teams supporting our DoD and IC clients. * Participate in integration and test efforts for innovative virtualized infrastructure deployments, working with customers and new tenants to get applications running and interfacing in a virtualized infrastructure. Required Skills : * Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering, or related field; or equivalent experience * At least 8 years of experience in systems engineering * Active Top Secret/SCI clearance and the ability to obtain a polygraph if required * Broad system engineering experience required to include: requirements analysis, functional analysis, execution of trade studies, integration, and testing. * System integration and testing, and system configuration of networked services, file systems, and authentication experience * Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic, and energetic environment, Excellent oral and written communications skills. * Experience with model-based systems engineering such as MagicDraw, Rhapsody, Enterprise Architect. * Requires knowledge of Jira requirements management tool as well as efficiency on Microsoft Windows office products such as Powerpoint, Excel, and Word. Government contractor experience with the requirements management and testing processes of Government programs required. Desired Skills : * Familiarity with current IC systems and associated policies/procedures is desired, with an emphasis on requirements management, test planning and test procedure development and execution. * Experience with satellite ground or aerospace systems. * Experience working in a customer environment and/or a classified environment. * Systems Engineering certification through International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE). 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, we are a trusted provider of highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies, including the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services, and NASA. Every day, our 10,000 employees do the can't be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.