Software Engineer Junior


Peraton is seeking a Junior Level Software Engineer who will work onsite in Santa Clara, CA with occasional telework.

You will:

  • Participate in all phases of software development, including requirements analysis, design, code, test, and documentation
  • Learn ISAT features and functions, including developing an understanding of tactical data
  • Learn program processes and procedures
  • Contribute to the software quality assurance team to support development of standards and conventions
  • Participate in Agile ceremonies (e.g., Sprint Planning, Daily Stand-up)
  • Participate in technical exchange meetings, product demonstrations and training with the customers


Education and Experience:

  • Required: experience/education: BS 0-2 Years or HS 6-8
  • C++ and C# expertise
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Knowledgeable about relational databases such as MSFT SQL Server
  • Familiarity with configuration management tools, including Azure DevOps (formerly TFS)
  • Ability to design or implement complex algorithms requiring adherence to strict timing, system resource, or interface constraints
  • Perform quality control on team products
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Ability to work within a collaborative team environment
  • Candidate must be a US Citizen with an active Department of Defense (DoD) SECRET security clearance or be able to obtain one.

The following knowledge and experience are a plus:

  • Military background in command and control, communication, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR).
  • Fundamentals of Cybersecurity
  • Familiarity with microservices software development technique and container-orchestration (e.g., Kubernetes)

Benefits: At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best, beyond the work you do with us daily. We are 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 Overview

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.

Range for Posting

Salary Minimum: $40,000
Salary Mid: $80,000
Salary Maximum: $100,000

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.

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

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