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Test Engineer (VoIP and Video)

Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Peraton Overview:

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds 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 cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.


Peratons Alexandria based Network and Unified Communications Architecture team is seeking a cleared Test Engineer (VoIP and Video) to join a dynamic group of network and UC engineers. This team provides planning, design, configuration, testing, deployment, and tier III troubleshooting support. You will bring your years of experience and passion for all things digital to propel the team to success.

The Test Engineer is tasked with enabling mission success by provisioning new and existing unified communications equipment. This work is hands-on and includes aspects of planning, design, implementation, testing and deployment. You will work within a team of junior and senior engineers with a mission to provide world-class secure voice and video capabilities to their customer. You will work on cutting edge hardware and software, learn from senior engineers on the team, and constantly look for opportunities to innovate and improve.

Examples of daily tasks :

  • Configuring conference room video systems, desktop video systems, video conferencing systems, video gateways, and video control systems.
  • Conduct configuration and testing of voice and video hardware within a controlled lab environment.
  • Perform patch and firmware upgrades of voice and video devices.
  • Coordinate and facilitate vendor conversations to resolve bugs, introduce new features, or correct issues prior to deployment.
  • Testing and evaluation of video infrastructure equipment such as multi-controller units, meeting systems, video content servers, video control systems, and Cisco Meeting Server (CMS).
  • Testing and evaluation of voice and video endpoint devices and associated peripherals.
  • Documentation and reporting of all associated testing activities.
  • Assist in the development of training or quick reference guides for end users.


  • Bachelors Degree in a relevant technical field plus 3 years of related experience or a commensurate combination of education, training and experience.
  • 3 years of experience with VOIP Protocols (SIP, H.323, etc.), cisco unified communications solutions.
  • 3 years of experience in Cisco CUCM environment for video collaboration, Cisco telepresence, video communications and meeting server management.
  • 2 years of troubleshooting and equipment repair of VTC equipment (Voice, video, and conference room control equipment).
  • Current Top Secret/SCI security clearance.
  • IAT Level 2 Certification.


  • Technical certification in Cisco Voice and Video Engineering.
  • Direct experience with Cisco Telepresence Management System, Video Control Server, Cisco Meeting Server, DX-80 desktop video systems, and SX-80 system CODECs.
  • Experience with the ITIL library in support of incident and change management.
  • Knowledge of Solarwinds, Splunk, and Variphy monitoring systems.
  • Previous experience supporting a Government and/or Department of Defense customer.


  • This position requires the candidate to already have a current TS/SCI security clearance and to maintain the clearance.
For Colorado Residents: Colorado Salary Minimum: $56,638.40 Colorado Salary Maximum:$121,097.60 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.

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