Senior Research Scientist – Mobile Computing


Peraton Labs is looking for a self-motivated Senior Research Scientist with a passion for developing technology innovation in the area of advanced mobile computing platforms in safe and secure networked systems. The candidate will work with other research engineers and collaborate with university faculty members and students to design algorithms and implement prototype systems to demonstrate new research concepts and enable technology transition to practice.


BS 8-10, MS 6-8, PhD 3-5

Skills and Experience You Should Possess:
• Graduate degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field
• Strong knowledge of and hands-on experience on mobile computing platforms (including processor architecture, OS, firmware, and software)
• Strong knowledge and experience in machine learning (ML) frameworks and tools
• Knowledge of network security and cyber-physical systems security
• Experience with containers and orchestration solutions including Docker, Kubernetes is a plus.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• US citizenship is required

Minimum Clearance Required: No clearance is required

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: $57,500
Salary Mid: $115,000
Salary Maximum: $143,800

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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