Director, Space Command and Control Strategy and Development

Peraton - Colorado Springs, CO3.2

Full-timeEstimated: $90,000 - $120,000 a year

If you are passionate about doing something meaningful and changing lives, this job is for you. As a critical member of the Company Growth Team located in Colorado Springs, you will provide leadership on a wide variety of work such as strategies and solutions to deliver space capabilities to warfighters against the threat-driven timeline. The position provides primary support to space situational awareness command and control (space C2) strategy, ground resiliency, and relationship management supporting all facets of Peraton’s space business. The selected candidate is integral to establishing trusted relationships between Peraton personnel and their peers throughout industry and government. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to continue to serve the DoD and national space mission and make measurable impacts within a growing organization.


What you’ll do…
Work with a small team of geographically dispersed company experts to develop and execute strategic plans and tactical actions focused on supporting US Military and National space superiority.
Have a major impact on the space and intelligence business operations and investments throughout the company.
Interface with the customer and industry community.
Offer and and support decisions that will have a major impact on Space C2 business operations throughout the company
Develop long-range Space C2 objectives and strategic plans by identifying internal and external strategic issues that could affect growth and profitability
Perform overall Space C2 planning for the Company's activities within lines of responsibility to develop and promote the organization's vision
Support regional Peraton business operational programs as a forward-facing executive supporting all aspects of program management and operations to expand in the region.

You’d be a great fit if…
You have demonstrated mission understanding of Air Force Space Command, Space and Missile Systems Center, Space Superiority Systems Directorate, and Space C2.
You have a detailed understanding of space as a contested environment, including the current challenges and opportunities associated with space superiority, space traffic management, and integrating air, space, and cyber in joint operational domains.
You understand the role of space superiority for both Title 10 and Title 50 missions.
You have matured and stong relationships within the customer’s organizations, The Aerospace Corporation, MITRE, other FFRDC’s, industry, and small businesses that support the space enterprise.
You have an active U.S. security clearance necessary to perform the tasks associated with this position.
It would be even better if you…
Are a great communicator – both oral and written
Are extremely detail-oriented with the goal of delivering an accurate and precise work product
Can organize and prioritize tasks in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented, rapidly changing business environment
Enjoy working in a team-oriented, mission-focused environment
Have a strong sense of urgency, accountability and desire to excel
Have prior military experience
What you’ll get…
The ability to influence major initiatives
An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays
Cross-training and professional development opportunities
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
Paid maternity and paternity leave
Company-paid infertility treatments
About Peraton

Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established portfolio and legacy going back more than a century. We work differently than our peers – with agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you’ll be part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life.

EEO Statement

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.