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Systems Engineer Technical Specialist - RF

Chantilly, VA 20151
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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 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 22,000 employees do the cant 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.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Requires active TS/SCI with Poly.
  • Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.
  • Requires freedom from organizational conflict of interest beteen the hired individual and the development contrctors for the program office.
  • Strong Systems Engineering background with afocus on core systems engineering processes in support of end-to-end mission and services closure.
  • BS in engineering, physics or related technical degree.
  • Experience in supporting Requirements Engineering, Conops development, and system integration to accommodate End to End Systems Engineering.
  • Integration and closure experience within overall customer domain.
  • Expertise in mission technical capabilities and system performance analysis and assessment.
  • Experience identifying user needs and gaps, identifying potential solutions, and assessing/analyzing alternatives.
  • Ability to operate effectively within various SETA, FFRDC, and Government lines of authority.

  • Familiarity with direct IC customer, technical familiarity with mission processing or mission control of systems, including sensor knowledge.
  • Ability to work for direct IC customer and familiarity with that customers processes and organization.
  • Detailed knowledge of customer's mission capabilities (to include GEOINT, COMM, SIGINT and Multi-INT domains) and overall space and ground architecture.


The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.

Peraton is the prime System Engineering and Integration contractor for a National Communications Program and provides full lifecycle, end-to-end Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) services to a National Customer. The National Communications Programs mission focus is to provide worldwide space and ground communications services utilizing state-of-the-art communications technologies. Peraton leads a geographically dispersed team to support the design, development, acquisition and evolution of this complex multi-segmented communications system.

The INTREPID program provides transport system engineering expertise to the customer to develop new capabilities that meet user needs. The external facing activities are in a Services paradigm, while internally they are determining the acquisitions required to ensure the services are available as promised to the user community.

  • You will support capability and solution definition for future systems through various system readiness events and independent review teams.
  • You will support space, ground and enterprise teams developing architecture and requirement baselines, establishing and assessing mission capabilities, assessing system and segment schedule and risks, supporting test and verification strategy and system integration of new systems and segments in support of expanded space and ground capabilities.
  • You will lead project teams, and support system and mission strategy development across the various program office groups.
  • You will have daily interaction with the customer and supporting contractors, and will follow customer standards and processes as the program matures through the life cycle.
  • You will interact with the contractor for the space segment and help the customer manage the contractor to deliver the required functionality and performance.


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-28 Expires: 2023-10-30

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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