Security Systems Engineer

Peraton - Chantilly, VA3.4

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $150,000 a year
Peraton is seeking a motivated, customer oriented Security Systems Engineer to support our high-profile government client
What you’ll do…
Define, plan, design, and evaluate information security system.
Assess architecture and current hardware limitations.
Define and design system specifications, input/output processes and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.
Design and conduct tests of designs and architectures.
Lead and guide less experienced engineers.
Independent management of projects.
You’d be a great fit if…
You’ve obtained a BS degree (preferrably in field mathematics, telecommunications, electrical engineering, computer engineering, or computer science). However, equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
You have 5 or more years of experience with information networks and the security aspects.
You’re Security+ CE certified.
You have an active TS/SCI with polygraph.

It would be even better if you… Thrive in a fast-paced environment and can effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously; coordinating resources and ensuring scheduled goals are met. Are an effective communicator and are able to interact with various levels of senior management. Make decisions and resolve problems effectively – Seek out information and data to evaluate, prioritize and formulate best solution or practice. Are a multi-tasker, work independently and as part of a team, share workloads, and deal with sudden shifts in project priorities.

What you’ll get...
An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
Paid maternity and paternity leave
Company-paid infertility treatments
Cross-training and professional development opportunities
The ability to influence major initiatives
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.