We are seeking a Sr. Network Architect in support of our IC, NASA and DoD clients. This position will be located at Peratonaposs Herndon, VA, office. Peraton is an industry leader providing innovative solutions for Space, critical Intelligence Community missions, and offensive and defensive Cyber operations. If you are highly skilled in terrestrial communication systems, satellite communication systems, and Cloud Computing, and you have experience leading a team through a structured, end-to-end requirements-driven development lifecycle, including architecture, design, development, and testing, this is the job for you! What you will do... Function as the technicaldevelopment lead for Peraton's Communication Business Unit and associated technology pursuits Design end-to-end terrestrial and satellite networks including the equipment and facilities to support the organization's products in the most cost-effective manner across transport, WAN, and CAN. Perform impact and system analysis based on business and technical requirements Support the development of network-based architectures and technology validation strategies Lead or participate in technical Centers of Interests on a regular basis Collaborate with other technical teams in the exchange and transfer of technical knowledge and in the development and evolution of end-to-end systems architectures, guidelines, reference architecture, and the systems Technology Roadmap Work closely with Project and Program Managers, and the Engineering and Service Delivery Teams in the implementation of the technical content defined in Statements of Work or Performance Work Statements Serve as principal investigator on internal research and development projects You would be a great fit if you have... A BS degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or other related technical degree and 16+ years of related engineering experience, or an MS degree and 14+ years of related experience 12+ years' experience working and leading network teams integrating terrestrial, satellite, and undersea systems Experience working with the IC integrated network solutions Experience with IC architectures allowing for the integration into C2S and O365Azure Experience with deploying, programming, and testing network routers and switches, and network transport systems Experience designing multi-tenant shared desktop and Common Operating Environments Experience with network designs utilizing high-speed encryption devices (up to 100G) An active TSSCI clearance, which requires a It would be even better if you have... A service orientation and understand the importance of managing customer relationships Experience supporting customers in the IC community interfacing with other customer organizations like NASA and DISA A background supporting proposal operations to include RFP response, white paper development, and content development Experience with Network Operations processes, procedures, and work-flow Experience building secure solutions following all applicable NIST and DoD security standards, knowledge of applying security controls, and support to the Assessment and Authorization process Background and knowledge of any of the following technologies and architectures Cloud, Containerization (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.), web services, data modeling, Internet of Things, distributed computing, SATCOM, andor networking technologies What you will get... An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing Paid maternity and paternity leave Company-paid infertility treatments Cross-training and professional development opportunities The ability to influence major initiatives SECURITY CLEARANCE This position requires you to have and maintain an active Top SecretSCI security clearance. In order to obtain a clearance, you need to be a and show proof of citizenship. We are an Equal OpportunityAffirmative 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.