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Systems Engineer Technical Specialist - Space Systems Indications & Warnings Lead

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.

  • Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.
  • TS/SCI with Poly.
  • Experience with Intelligence Community (IC) customer or Department of Defense (DoD).
  • Knowledge of Ground systems and overall space and ground architecture.
  • Awareness of mission technical capabilities and system performance analysis and assessment.
  • Experience with Mission Planning, Control or Processing functions in support of space and ground architecture.
  • Experience identifying user & enterprise needs/requirements and gap identification, analysis and assessment.
  • Experience in requirements engineering, CONOPS development, verification, test and system integration to accommodate End to End Systems Engineering in support of customer's missions.
  • Proven adaptability and experience with daily interaction on-site with the government customers.
  • Proven adaptability and experience with daily interaction on-site with the government customers.
  • Knowledge of Ground or Space systems.
  • Experience with Indications & Warning (I&W) systems.
  • Experience with DOORs requirements database management/repository.
  • Experience in Rhapsody and SysML applications, Confluence, Jira.

  • A passion for learning, helping others, sharing team knowledge, and contributing value to the mission in any way possible.
  • Experience with large acquisition systems engineering efforts, methods, and processes.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.
  • Good oral and written communication skills; MS Office proficient.
  • Good business acumen; ability to relate professionally inside the work environment.
  • Organized and flexible.


This component of the Space Program provides Enterprise Systems Engineering and Integration capabilities to a national intelligence acquisition and operations organization. The program supports full lifecycle acquisition across all mission domains of a complex national systems architecture.

  • Provide system end-to-end closure of requirements baseline for Space Indications and Warning (I&W) programs and related activities.
  • Follow readiness processes for Integration and Closure (I&C).
  • Coordinate with all stakeholders across the enterprise including action tracking and follow-up.
  • Provide support to system integration of new initiatives for expanded mission capabilities.
  • Assess requirements, Concept of Operations (CONOPs), architecture products, system schedules, and risks.

Be the Systems Engineering Technical Advisor (SETA) trusted agent for the customer in presenting the assessments to the customer and providing recommendations for way ahead to fulfill the mission.


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-19 Expires: 2021-07-20

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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