Peraton is searching for an on-site Software Engineer in support of the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) C3 Ground System (DC3GS) in Suitland, MD. in charge of mission scheduling, commanding, control, and telemetry processing software subsystems.

What you’ll do…

  • You will be responsible for supporting full software life cycle including software requirements definition, design/development, testing, implementation, and sustainment.
  • You will provide direct user support in troubleshooting issues and delivering solutions.
  • You will support the development of trade studies, software designs, requirements & subsystem requirements allocation, and analyses as part of the sustainment team.

You’d be great if…
  • You have a Bachelor’s degree and 7-10+ years relevant professional experience; or a commensurate combination of education, training and experience.
  • You possess relevant, professional experience with FORTRAN, C++, Java, and/or object-relational DBMS.
  • You are able to interact with customers/users as a mission partner. (in a Government facility)
  • You are a team player and have experience working in a team environment with documented software process and configuration management control experience.
  • You have the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance (which requires U.S. Citizenship)
It would even better if you…
  • Have knowledge of polar orbiting weather satellite ground system software systems to include command, control, and telemetry processing.
  • Possess knowledge of polar orbiting satellite scheduling.
  • Have experience with Atlassian software development tools.
  • Have knowledge of ILOG constraint-based programming.
  • Have knowledge of software development on OpenVMS with emphasis on FORTRAN.
  • Have knowledge of software test, Configuration Management (CM), and software Quality Assurance (QA) disciplines
What you’ll get…
  • An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
  • Company-paid infertility treatments
  • Cross-training and professional development opportunities
  • 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.