Peraton Software Engineer - Range/Radar Systems (Active Secret) - CN20180502-20982 in Huntsville, Alabama

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: We are seeking a Software Engineering professional to join the Range Instrumentation Support (RIS) team in Huntsville, Alabama. Specific duties will include:

+ Develop decommutation programs for various Telemetry Data Processing units (i.e Acroamatics or NetAcquire) for various test programs

+ Develop user displays using range safety software (i.e. Common Display System, LabView, SimDis, etc.) for various test programs.

+ Ability to work with Missile Flight Safety Officers to validate decommutation and display accuracy

+ Support as an operator on for various sea-based systems for various test activities for the Missile Defense Agency.

+ Design and develop standalone applications to characterize health and status of mission critical components to understand performance and reliability of systems.

+ Design and develop mission simulator tools that can be used for training system operators and Missile Flight Safety Officers

+ Develop system documentation to include but not limited to standard operating procedures, user manuals, etc.

+ Position could require between 25% and 50% travel with some duration between two (2) to four (4) weeks.

+ Regularly report status of projects to management and customers.

Required Qualifications:

+ BS (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related field

+ Five to eight (5 - 8) years of general application, scripting and web-based programming

+ Valid Security+ certification or higher; or ability to obtain within 90 days of hire

Preferred Skills:

+ Experience with one or more of the following programming languages: C, C++/C#, MATLAB, Python, LabView

+ Self-driven and resourceful to achieve goals independently as well as working in a team environment

+ Strong written and oral communication skills; strong listening skills

+ Flexibility to adjust to changing requirements, schedules and priorities.

+ The ability to socialize ideas, make recommendations and gather team consensus to move forward.



nThis position requires the candidate to already have a current Secret security clearance and to maintain the clearance.


nAbout Peraton


Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation's most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the U.S. and Canada.


We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identify, 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.




Job Profile Matching Criteria: Expertise --Software Education Bachelors (or equivalent work experience) Job Type Full Time Location USA-AL-Huntsville