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Systems Engineer Senior Technical Specialist

Company: Peraton
Location: Reston
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds 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 cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.


The program provides cradle-to-grave engineering support for the definition, design, development, integration, verification, fielding, and eventual termination/disposal of the system and system components. The candidate shall have a Satcom and Telecom background. The candidatewill be responsible forproviding systems engineering support to projects in the mobile networking domain.The candidate will oversee the engineering activities of component software developers, verify the capabilities and interfaces of their developed products, integrate the software components into a system, support system test and deployment activities, and perform tier-2 support for fielded system. Thecandidate will be the direct customer interface and will provide tasking and direction toteam members. Communicationis key to success in this position.Specific responsibilities include:

  • Manage, plan, provide tasking for technical projects
  • Communicate progress, status, briefings, and tasking to customers and team
  • Participate in the design and definition of system functionality and component interfaces
  • Work with contractor development teams on software requirements definition, development, coding standards, and testing
  • Interact with customers on technical matters, often requiring coordinated activity across organization lines.
  • Document and demonstrate solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, and charts
  • Oversee software component development and verification.
  • Overseetesting and regression testing of software phase releases.
  • Develop test plans and procedures to validate system requirements.
  • Design, develop, and document test tools.
  • Create documentation and user manuals for deployment.
  • Troubleshoot and analyze root cause of any system anomalies/discrepancies.

    • Requires 12 to 15 years with BS/BA or 10 to 13 years with MS/MA or 7 to 9 years with Ph.D.
    • Possess an active and current TS/SCI security clearance.
    • Understanding of, and ability to apply System Engineering methods and process.
    • Experience in requirements engineering, CONOPS development, verification, test and system integration to accommodate End to End Systems Engineering in support of customer's missions.
    • Demonstrated technical leadership integrating engineering teams.
    • Experience with Systems Engineering and all related functional disciplines.
    • Knowledge of assessing mission technical capabilities and system performance.
    • Experience with Mission Planning and Control.
    • Experience identifying user & enterprise needs/requirements and gap identification, analysis and assessment.
    • Experience developing and conducting briefings for senior level customer stakeholders.
    • Experience with complex systems engineering efforts, methods, and processes.
    • Proven adaptability and experience with daily interaction on-site with the government customers.
    • Good oral and written communication skills; MS Office proficient.

Keywords: Peraton, Reston , Systems Engineer Senior Technical Specialist, IT / Software / Systems , Reston, Virginia

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