May 30, 2020

System Engineer

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Fort Meade, MD, USA

Job Description


Are you a Systems Engineer with experience in Electronic Security Systems seeking opportunities to do your part on a national level? Parsons is a leader in the world of Engineering, Technical Services, Electronic Security Systems, and Cyber Security. We provide complex, solution-oriented services for the defense, intelligence, security, and space markets. Our purpose is to Deliver a Better World. We do this with digitally enabled defense, security, and infrastructure solutions. We are looking for a Systems Engineer with the right multi-disciplinary experience to help us build our team and deliver timely results to our customers. Will you meet the challenge and help us?We have an immediate need for a talented Systems Engineer that is looking to join a high-performance team that provides an Enterprise level system of access control, intrusion detection, and associated physical, electronic, and technical security elements.The Systems Engineer will have a strong background and experience with Information Technology, Systems Accreditation, and Lifecycle management.Requirements:Applicants selected for employment may be subject to a federal background investigation and may need to meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials.Have at least fourteen (14) years of experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity, of which 3 years of experience is required with the provision of SE services for physical security system and IT solutions.Bachelor's degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.Manages system requirements and derived requirements to ensure the delivery of production systems that are compatible with the defined system architecture(s) - Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF), Service-oriented Architecture (SOA), etcAssists with the development of system requirements, functional requirements, and allocation of the same to individual hardware, software, facility, and personnel componentsCoordinates the resolution of action items from Configuration Control Board (CCB) meetings, design reviews, program reviews, and test reviews that require cross-discipline coordinationParticipates in an Integrated Product Team to design new capabilities based upon evaluation of all necessary development and operational considerationsParticipates in the development of system engineering documentation, such as System Engineering Plans, Initial Capabilities Documents, Requirements Specifications, and Interface Control DocumentsParticipates in interface definition, design, and changes to the configuration between affected groups and individuals throughout the life cycleAllocates real-time process budgets and error budgets to systems and subsystem componentsGenerates alternative system concepts, physical architectures, and design solutionsParticipates in establishing and gaining approval for requirements, designs, interfaces, test procedures, etc., that provides a common reference point for hardware and software developersDefines the methods, processes, and evaluation criteria by which the systems, subsystems and work products are verified against their requirements in a written planDevelops system design solution that satisfies the system requirements and fulfills the functional analysisReviews and provides input to program and contract work breakdown structure (WBS), work packages and the integrated master schedule (IMS)Provides technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of specific components of complex hardware/software systems to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, and performing technical/non-technical assessment and management as well as end-to-end flow analysisImplements comprehensive SOA solutionsDevelops scenarios (threads) and an Operational Concept that describes the interactions between the system, the user, and the environment, that satisfies operational, support, maintenance, and disposal needsReviews and/or approves system engineering documentation to ensure that processes and specifications meet system needs and are accurate, comprehensive, and completeConducts quantitative analysis in non-functional system performance areas like Reliability, Maintainability, Vulnerability, Survivability, etc.Establishes and follows a formal procedure for coordinating system integration activities among multiple teams, ensuring complete coverage of all interfacesCaptures all interface designs in a common interface control format, and stores interface data in a commonly accessible repositoryPrepares time-line analysis diagrams illustrating the flow of time-dependent functionsEstablishes a process to formally and proactively control and manage changes to requirements, considers impacts prior to commitment to change, gains stakeholder buy-in, eliminates ambiguity, ensures traceability to source requirements, and tracks and settles open actionsAssess each risk to the program and determine the probability of occurrence and quantified consequence of failure in accordance with an approved risk management planManages and ensures the technical integrity of the system baseline over time, continually updating it as various changes are imposed on the system during the lifecycle from development through deployment and operations & maintenanceIn conjunction with system stakeholders, plans the verification efforts of new and unproven designs early in the development life cycle to ensure compliance with established requirementsSupports the planning and test analysis of the DoD Certification/Accreditation Process (as well as other Government Certification and Accreditation (C&A) processes)Supports the development and review of Joint Capability Integration Development System (JCIDS) documents (i.e., Initial Capability Document, Capabilities Description Document, IA Strategy)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. 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.Parsons Referral PlanMaybe this opportunity isn't the right fit for you, but you know someone who is? Why not join our Parsons external referral program? When you refer other top professionals and they are hired, you are rewarded with an incredible financial incentive. Help us find top talent!Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Prescreen Required 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. 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