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Lead Network Architect


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.  Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions.  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.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are 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 seeking a Network Architect to join our NASA team in Greenbelt, MD. You will work directly with Government and Contractor staff to define objectives, architect solutions, and recommend implementation approaches for future space communications networks. JOB DESCRIPTION: • Collaborate with the NASA user community to solicit future communications needs •Work with NASA and Industry partners to define concepts to deliver communications services •Perform Analysis of Alternatives to recommend implementation solutions. Analyses include performance characterization, technology suitability, risk assessment, schedule, and budget estimates •Document solutions and implementation plan to support acquisitions and development efforts •Support component development, delivery, and integration into NASAs communication architecture •Develop technical reports and documentationQualifications:

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: •MS Degree in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Communications Systems and 12+ years of related technical experience. •Minimum 5 years experience in space network architecture planning, acquisition, development, and delivery •Experience leading architecture trades for system definition and recapitalization projects •Demonstrated successful client relationships •Demonstrated successful problem solving, analytic, and presentation skills •Experience with commercial communications technologies, products, and standards •Up to 20% travel •Active Top Secret required. Must be eligible for SCI & Poly. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: •Experience with NASA's Space Network and Near Earth Network users, assets, and operations •Experience integrating technology demonstrations and prototypes into operational systems •Experience with NASA Processes and Standards
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Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI + Poly
Greenbelt, Maryland
United States
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