Systems Engineer (Entry-level)- Valley Forge, PA with Security Clearance

King Of Prussia, Pennsylvania
Apr 01, 2024
Apr 13, 2024
Engineering, Systems
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
About Peraton Peraton is a next-generation national security company that 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, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can't be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we're keeping people around the world safe and secure.
Responsibilities Peraton is seeking a motivated Entry-level Systems Engineer in our Valley Forge, PA location to support a classified program. This candidate will support the data definition and test planning, development, and execution for new and existing geo-spatial intelligence (GEOINT) products to assure quality and data integrity for use. Successful candidate will work with a team of diverse expertise including image scientists, image analysts, photogrammetrists, and statisticians to support the test planning, track discovered issues, and clearly communicate status and results to program contractor and government leads. The systems tested include many data products from remote sensing platforms that collect different images and geospatial information including electrical-optical (visible), RADAR, LIDAR, OPIR, motion, multi- and hyper-spectral. The qualified candidate should have an interest in learning more about test design to verify and validate products against requirements to meet planned objectives using concepts of operations. Qualifications Required Qualifications: US Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI w/ Polygraph security clearance. BS degree in Systems Engineering. Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field and 0-2 years of experience. May/June 2024 grads are welcome to apply. Knowledge of sensor imaging systems, their products, and exploitation processes including the tasking, collection, processing, exploitation and dissemination of imagery or GEOINT is a plus.
Good written and verbal communication and teamwork is critical.
Ability to work on-site daily in Valley Forge, PA. Desired Qualifications: 3.0 and above GPA. Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph clearance. Previous hands-on systems engineering internship experience.
Target Salary Range $66,000 - $106,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors. SCA / Union / Intern Rate or Range EEO An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran. Our Values Benefits At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We're 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. Paid Time-Off and Holidays
Life & Disability Insurance
Career Development
Tuition Assistance and Student Loan Financing
Paid Parental Leave
Additional Benefits
Medical, Dental, & Vision Care