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Software Developer - Mid

Company: Peraton
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

If you're looking to make your mark on a project that has never been done before, Peraton has a great opportunity for a Software Engineer - Mid in Chantilly, VA supporting our Intelligence Community (IC) customer. At the heart of Space BMC2, we've been enabling this cutting-edge program for nearly a decade - opportunity for tremendous, meaningful growth continues. You will be working in a rewarding, mission-focused environment, fast-paced, cutting-edge, software design, development, and deployment, contributing to the protection and defense of national space assets. Your efforts will fundamentally change what Space Domain Awareness and Mission Protection means for our Nation.

The Skyfire Program, a Space Domain Awareness (SDA) Indications and Warning (I&W) system, establishes a repository of resident space objects (RSOs), finds RSOs of interest, and provides data to ground operators. Located in Chantilly, VA, the Skyfire team uses: programmatics, sensor modeling, and system engineering expertise to deliver this world-class SDA I&W system.

What you'll do:

* Provides expertise and direction in the development and/or modification of computer-based scientific, technical, and business software systems.
* Uses expertise to design develop, code, test, and debug software. May work in one or several areas, such as equipment or software design, engineering evaluation or test, configuration management procedures, statistical analysis and modeling.
* Works with users to define existing or new system scope and objectives. Provides analytical support and technical advice during the conceptualization, development, and implementation phases.
* Plans and schedules new applications systems projects with user, systems software, and computer center operations personnel, including the identification of objectives, time frames, costs, and manpower requirements.
* Performs tasks necessary to ensure the identification and documentation of hazards within software systems using various analysis tools and techniques.
* Reviews and evaluates systems and software for adherence to government or commercial directives, standards, guidelines, and criteria concerning software safety and systems safety.
* Confirms design mitigations are captured in the design and its documentation and verifies implementation. May be required to provide some oversight to more junior personnel.

Required Qualifications:

* A Bachelor's degree with 5+ years of relevant experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
* An active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility and the ability to obtain or maintain a CI polygraph
* Must be proficient in with Java (Model, Entity, Data Transfer Object (DTO), Data Access (DAO))
* Experience with the Spring framework
* Experience with JUnit test creation, Remote Debugging (JDWP) and Spring Framework - MapStruct Annotations
* Experience with a relational database, such as PostgreSQL, REDIS (understand queries and commands)
* Experience working with Linux distributions and how to use commands and navigation
* Experience with Messaging like ActiveMQ and Camel Route
* Working knowledge of web application basics like HTTP, HTML, REST, WebSocket, CSS, and JavaScript
* Experience with JIRA, Confluence, and Gerrit/ GIT.
* Active CompTIA Security+ CE certification or working toward certification

Desired Qualifications:

* Proficient in at least one scripting language such as Python or Perl
* Familiar with web server configuration on NGINX, Apache, or similar
* Familiar with Bootstrap and Less
* Familiar with Microservices, Containerization, and Kubernetes


At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We're fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way


Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's 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 employees do the can't be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Colorado Salary Minimum: $67,600

Colorado Salary Maximum: $164,000

The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peraton's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.

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