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Peraton Corporation Sr Cloud Developer in Topeka, Kansas

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 22,000 employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative 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.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


Qualifications :

  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical focus, and/or 15+ years of practical experience.

  • 10+ years of experience in application design, development, and implementation

  • 3+ years of hands-on experience leading the design, development, and deployment of business software at scale using Java / Microsoft .Net

  • At least 3+ years of experience developing cloud-native applications using a Microservices, Serverless, Event Driven architecture

  • At least 3+ years of Hands-on experience with AWS Cloud (IAM, EC2, RDS, S3, Lambda, API Gateway, CloudFront, SNS, SQS, DynamoDB, CloudWatch, ElastiCache, Kinesis, Kafka)

  • 2+ years of experience developing and deploying applications in a container environment such as AWS ECS, Red hat Open Shift Container.

  • Demonstrate a good understanding of container management tools (e.g. Docker, OpenShift), container orchestration (e.g. Kubernetes),

  • 2+ years of experience in RESTful API design and development

  • 2+ years of experience developing with SQL and NoSQL databases

  • 2+ years of experience applying DevOps/DevSecOps principles

  • 2+ years of experience with Java Spring Boot , Angular or React JS

  • At least 2+ years of experience with Agile, Kanban or Scrum methodologiesfor software development.

  • Familiarity with Test-Driven Development (TDD) and/or Behavior-Driven Development (BDD)

  • Effective written and oral communication skills.

  • Self-motivated individual that possesses excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Excellent judgment, analytical thinking, and problem-solving skills

  • AWS Certified Developer

  • AWS Certifications highly desirable.

Keys to Success:

  • Hardworking, self-starter who takes pride in owning their work.

  • Technical SME with hands-on experience who is not afraid to roll up their sleeves.

  • Ability to understand and communicate well both verbally and in writing.

  • A passion to get the job done.

  • Open to and interested in embracing new technologies and culture.

  • Ready to take on the task to help drive things forward with minimal guidance.

  • Ability to provide innovative solutions.


Peraton is seeking a hands-on Senior Cloud Developer who can lead the way translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in a Cloud environment supporting a Federal Government customer. The ideal candidate will bring their experiences, best practices, and a collaborative attitude to help transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation as part of an exciting journey towards Cloud Transformation. We are searching for an advanced coder who enjoys a rapid, dynamic environment. The successful candidate must effectively communicate with our development, security and operations teams to orchestrate the creation of scalable solutions, while responding to ongoing and often changing, customer requirements. The responsibilities include building a process for automation as well as contributing to the development of internal tools to achieve operational efficiency.


  • As a Senior Cloud Developer, you will lead application development teams to build modern enterprise-scale cloud native applications.

  • Engage with Cloud Architect and act as the SME to create cloud native application design that can include aspects such ascontainerization, API First, Serverless and Microservices architecture.

  • Develop and maintain software applications (Java/.Net) in the Cloud (AWS preferred) using Agile software development methodologies.

  • Support software application migration from an on-premise data center to a cloud environment.

  • Perform hands on development of cloud agnostic applications that can be deployed in a hybrid multi-cloud environment especially withgovernment cloud deployments (FedRAMP, FISMA, high security environments).

  • Perform software development tasks associated with the developing, designing and debugging of software applications.

  • Collaborate with Scrum Maters, Business Analysts, Developers and Architects to develop and analyze customer requirements.

  • Delivering end-to-endautomation of deployment, monitoring and infrastructure management in a cloud environment.

  • Building and configuring delivery environments automating CI/CD pipeline tools across multiple environments using an agile delivery methodology.

  • Implementing build, deployment and monitoring standards for the client.

  • Provide stewardship of DevSecOps best practices to increase the quality & velocity of deployments following in iterative process.

  • Sustain and improve how knowledge is shared throughout the portfolio team.

For Colorado Residents

Salary Minimum: $93,745.60

Salary Maximum:$200,387.20

The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Perspecta's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Perspecta provides a variety of benefits to employees.

Job Locations US

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago (5/13/2021 9:59 AM)

Requisition ID 2021-104673

Position Category Software Engineering / Development / Architecture

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