Cyber Software Engineer (Entry-level)- Annapolis Junction, MD


Peraton is seeking a Cyber Software Engineer (Entry-Level) in our Annapolis Junction, Maryland location in support of a classified customer.

You will be responsible for software engineering, including, but not limited to: software design, development, testing, maintenance, integration and documentation on a Frameworks contract.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implement, test and operate advanced software security techniques in compliance with technical reference architecture
  • Perform on-going security testing and code review to improve software security
  • Troubleshoot and debug issues that arise
  • Provide engineering designs for new software solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities
  • Contribute to all levels of the architecture
  • Maintain technical documentation
  • Consult team members on secure coding practices
  • Develop a familiarity with new tools and best practices

This position is on-site daily in our Annapolis Junction, MD location.


Required Qualifications:

  • US Citizenship and active TS/SCI security clearance and polygraph.
  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Information Systems or related field from an accredited college or university.
  • 3.0 or higher GPA.
  • Have previous software engineering internship or work study experience.
  • Ability to quickly adapt and learn new technologies and concepts.
  • Self-motivated, independent, detail oriented, responsible team-player.
  • A basic understanding of Object Oriented and Structured development methodologies.
  • Experience with an object oriented programming language, such as Python, Java, C++.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher out of 4.0.
  • Intermediate Java experience.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

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.

Target Salary Range

$86,000 – $138,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

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