Nov 10, 2019

Principal Systems Engineer

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Fort Meade, MD, USA
Full-Time Engineering

Job Description


Parsons, a global company delivering cyber and intelligence solutions, has immediate openings in some of the most sought-after work in the development and engineering community.

Our Systems Engineers perform a variety of tasks that are concerned with requirements analysis, system design, risk reduction, technology insertion, implementation and integration, and deployment of complex systems. The Principal Systems Engineer serves as the key engineering person on the project providing guidance as requirements are formed and advice on the viability of alternative approaches. This position will also require some development.

Required Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI Clearance with Polygraph.
  • 8+ years of experience as a Systems Engineer with technical expertise in the areas of system engineering, system integration, computer architecture development, or technology insertion of complex hardware/software systems.
  • Strong working knowledge of large-scale data flow architectures
  • Understanding of cyber tradecraft analysis
  • Experience working with Linux/Unix
  • Experience with requirements analysis related to software and software system design

Desired Qualifications:

  • 10 years of experience working within the DoD/IC mission space is preferred with experience working in a cyber operations center.
  • 6+ years of experience in a technical leadership position providing technical consulting or systems engineering solutions.
  • Experience with Python, JavaScript, git
  • Previous experience working on an agile scrum team and the ability to adhere to agile methodologies.
  • Experience working in a Cyber Operations environment.

A Bachelor's Degree and/or Master's Degree in an Information Technology related field such as Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Math, or Physics from an accredited college or university is desired.

About Parsons: As an employee-centric organization, Parsons provides our engineers and developers opportunities to thrive within an entrepreneurial culture with the backing and stability of a large company. Our benefits reflect our commitment as a people first organization. Apply today to learn more.

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Top Secret SCI Poly clearance.

Ready for action? We're looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don't hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.




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