Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation’s most important work. We’re a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges. We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers. As the innovation hub of Perspecta, Perspecta Labs is molding the future of emerging technologies. We refuse to think inside the box. Our experts conduct leading research in machine learning, artificial intelligence (AI), mobile communications and internet of things (IoT) technologies that provides customers with transformative insights and real-time situational intelligence. With your finger on the pulse of next-gen technology, you’ll be rewarded in many ways—not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta’s talented and robust workforce—14,000 strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let’s make an impact together. Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories
We are looking for talented, motivated individuals who enjoy working in creative, stimulating environments with other world-class researchers on cutting-edge technologies to solve the world’s problems and advance the state of the art in a vast array of problems in cyber security. You will work as part of a team to develop and operate a cyber range in support of cyber experimentation for various customers. You will gain insights into cutting-edge technologies that will enable you to be part of the explosive growth in cyber security that is currently taking place in the world. If you want to make a difference and have fun doing it, let’s talk!
Required Qualifications - Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering with at least 5 years work experience or graduate degree with at least 2 years work experience. - Proficiency in at least one systems programming language (e.g. C, C++) and at least one scripting language (e.g. Python, Perl) - Demonstrated hands-on experience with operating systems (Linux and Windows). - Demonstrated hands-on experience with IP networking. - Effective communication and writing skills. - U.S. Citizen. Desired Qualifications - Experience with virtualization technologies including KVM, QEMU, and libvert. VMWare ESXi, Xen, and Hyper-V cloud platform management experience is also useful. - Hands-on experience with setting up laboratory networking and computing equipment, especially experience in configuring and managing VLANs across switches. - Experience with modeling and simulation of wired and wireless networks using discrete event simulation tools such as ns-3 or other similar tools. - Computer system administration experience with Linux and Windows platforms. - Working knowledge of software-defined networks.