1+ months

Digital Systems Engineer

Springfield, VA 22150
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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).


Required Qualifications:
  • Active TS/SCI Clearance w/SSBI within 5 years.
  • Bachelors degree in Systems Engineering, Science, Engineering, or related technical experience field such as engineering, physics, mathematics, operations research, engineering management, Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program.
  • 6+ years of experience with government or industry in relevant work areas including: DoD/IC Acquisition Process, Requirements Process, PPBES Process or systems engineering of a large complex System of Systems or Service Oriented Architecture/Cloud environment.
  • 6+ years of experience supporting IC or DoD operations.
  • 6+ years of experience with the systems engineering lifecycle
  • 6+ years of experience in Managing Highly Complex Projects through Entire Research Cycle, Including Research Design, Resource Planning, Data Collection, Analysis & Documentation of Research Findings
  • 6+ years of experience in Leading Analysis for Communication Studies that Identify Meaningful Patterns, Trends & Relationships to Improve Client Communications and Media Plans
  • 6+ years of experience Supporting the Assessment, Evaluation and Deployment of New / Emerging Tech into Operations or Architectural Impacts and Recommended Way Forward
  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving, organizational and multi-tasking skills.
  • Analytical and strong organizational skills with excellent written/verbal communications, technical/non-technical presentations skills.

Desired Qualifications:
  • 1+ years experience with Jira, Confluence, Tableau, Matomo, and SharePoint
  • 1+ years experience with AWS integration
  • Experience with business process re-engineering
  • Familiarity with Sensitive GEOINT missions, operations, and processes.
  • SAFe Agilist certification



The Digital Systems Engineer (DSE) is a mid-level technical expert responsible for building computer-based frameworks as a technical means of communications across a diverse set of stakeholders. The DSE leverages a combination of agile tools as an enabler for systems engineers to deliver, collaborate, and manage workflows and technical products. Reporting directly with the Deputy Program Manager, the DSE works closely with program staff and customers to establish a digital framework that meets mission objectives.

Responsibilities include:
  • Conduct requirements engineering, scheduling, reliability, resilience, service development, integration, test and evaluation, maintainability and analysis across mission architectures and Federal Agencies.
  • Establish online frameworks for collaboration, workflow management, and project management across multiple security domains
  • Translate high-level program strategies into system requirements, and work with stakeholders to achieve objectives.
  • Identify and present courses of action, trade studies, and technical/engineering assessments.
  • Lead the resolution of complex technical issues and risk management efforts, providing a sound systems engineering approach and an enterprise perspective
  • Manage program data repository and records management framework


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-28 Expires: 2023-04-10

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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