Information Technology Specialist

Requisition ID: 21007694

  • Category IconCategory: Information Technology
  • Location IconLocation: Fort Meade, Maryland
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Polygraph
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 3

Do you want to be part of a team that supports USCYBERCOM's one-of-a-kind Computer Network Operations (CNO) capabilities and systems?  Peraton is looking for someone who leads and acts as a full participant in the Joint Operations Center. Performs IT administration and functions such as, user adds, moves and deletes, backup and restore, preventive maintenance, and upgrades.  Assists with the planning and coordination of software and applications upgrades, and Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Web development. Installs, upgrades, and configures personal computers and peripherals including modems, printers, disk drives, memory and other system boards, keyboards, and monitors. Provides initial assessment, research, and resolution of basic incidents and requests regarding the use of application software products and infrastructure components. Addresses and resolves basic incidents and requests and logs all incidents and requests. Designs architectures to include the software, hardware, and communications to support the total requirements as well as provide for present and future cross-functional requirements and interfaces.

Basic Qualifications: Level I
  • Active TS/SCI w/CI Polygraph
  • Minimum two years of experience as an IT Specialist
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline
  • Minimum DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAT Level I Certification
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.
Level II
  • Minimum five years of experience as an IT Specialist
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline
  • Minimum DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAT Level II Certification
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience working at a Joint or Component Command Level
  • Experience working with USCYBERCOM

Peraton is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. 

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.