Peraton is looking for a Senior SATCOM System Engineer for a position in El Segundo, California. This position will be responsible for performing operations and maintenance requirements to complete performance work statement responsibilities. This position requires the individual to perform troubleshooting, fault isolation, and repair of all equipment associated with these terminals. It also requires some supervision and management skills.

What you’ll do…

  • You will perform CONOPS development
  • You will participate in requirement development
  • You will develop technical and engineering solutions and designs
  • You will perform Site Surveys
  • You will perform complex analysis of SATCOM equipment and system performance
  • You will prepare technical documents and drawings
  • You will support test development and integration
  • You will support Site Installation and testing
  • You will perform operational use of TMDE
  • You will perform system operations


You’d be a great fit if…
  • You have Satellite Communications Military Technical Training Course or MILSTAR Military Technical Training Course or both
  • You have a Bachelors’ Degree in a STEM field plus 8+ years’ experience
  • You have a current IAT Level II certification (Sec+ min.) with continuing education
  • You have a Computing Environment Certification
  • You possess an active/current TS/SCI Clearance

It’d be even better if you…
  • Have 4+ years’ experience working hands on with a SATCOM (preferably a 52 and MILSTAR)
  • Have Linux and Windows Computing Environment Certification
  • Have knowledge of SATCOM theory and industry standards
  • Have sufficient knowledge of SATCOM System equipment maintenance procedures, policies and requirements for SATCOM terminals outside of the prescribed assets
  • Knowledge of DISA Pacific practices and policies
  • Have 4 plus years’ experience in SATCOM working on C-Band terminals

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

About Peraton
Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established portfolio and Legacy going back more than a century. We work differently than our peers – with agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you’ll be part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life.

EEO Statement
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.