1+ months

Systems Engineer IV - Ground/Transport

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.


  • STEM Degree or 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD.
  • Active and Current TS/SCI with Polygraph Security Clearance.
  • 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, and energetic environment.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with a team.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with team lead to prioritize tasks.
  • Strong business acumen; ability to relate professionally inside the work environment.

  • Experience with Intelligence Community (IC) customer or Department of Defense (DoD).
  • Knowledge of infrastructure, transport, and ground systems.
  • Experience in the communication and/or ground Mission Domains preferred.
  • Expertise in mission technical capabilities and system performance analysis and assessment.


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.

The selected candidate will serve in the Transport Domain and will support Space & Ground Architecture innovations and Major Systems Acquisitions. The candidate will track Acquisition Office activities and assess performance against meeting community Statement of Capabilities (SOCs) across missions. The selected candidate will be responsible for coordinating, supporting, and assessing requirements, Concept of Operations (CONOPs), and architecture products, assessing schedules and risks, supporting test and verification strategy and system integration of new initiatives in support of expanded mission capabilities.

Additionally, the candidate will:
  • Provide system end to end closure of requirements baseline for ground systems.
  • Follow readiness processes for Integration and Closure (I&C).
  • Coordinate with stakeholders across the enterprise including action tracking and follow-up.
  • Provide support to system integration of new initiatives for expanded mission capabilities.
  • Plan, conduct analysis and/or tracing of user requirements, and automate/ improve existing system reviews.


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-27 Expires: 2023-10-01

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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