Aug 23, 2019
PARSONS COMPONENT TEST ENGINEER/ANALYST You see the future... without losing sight of today You see things others don't. Yet to get where you're going, you always track where things are now, what details are meaningful, what needs to be done to get to where the business needs to be. You're analytical sometimes, intuitive others, and you will synthesize the input of colleagues to win their support and arrive at something better -- the way it should be. Position Description: The Component Test Engineer/Analyst will support the GM Ground Based Interceptor Project Office, Kill Vehicle Program in Huntsville, Al. Roles and Responsibilities: Apply critical thinking analytical/engineering skills and problem-solving methodology to assigned tasks, to identify the problem, determine courses of action, develop paths ahead for task completion, and formulate recommendations to the Customer, status, and follow-up on task completion. Review contract developer's design review objective evidence. Review and coordinate reviews of component test plans and procedures to verify requirements. Review and provide comments on contract data requirements deliverables from the interceptor developer Review test equipment designs and provide comments to the designs based on test equipment requirements specifications. Witness verification events and provide daily status to kill vehicle leadership Assist in the development of briefings, papers, and other correspondence Work collaboratively with government and industry to develop and maintain a stable, consistent, and verifiable technical baseline up and down the requirements specification tree Support government and industry Requirement and Verification Working Groups to ensure kill vehicle requirements are verified Prepare briefings, reports, and meeting summaries, including recommendations for corrective actions with ability to work in a team environment to accomplish tasks Support the Government by representing the interests of the Customer in working group forums, Technical Interchange Meetings (TIMs), and any other forums required by the customer Review test plans and test procedures for electronic and mechanical systems. Knowledge of MIL standards is required, especially MIL-STD-810, MIL-STD-883, MIL-STD-461. Knowledge of Systems Engineering and Test principles and applications. Travel around 25% but can be as much as 50% at times. Education, Qualifications and Experience Requirements: BS/MS degree in Engineering or STEM, and 7+ years of related work experience Experience in MDA is desired, but not mandatory Secret clearance Candidate must be capable of performing as a member of a team and assisting with solving complex problems. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Self-starter with enthusiasm and capacity to learn in a fast-paced environment Exceptional written and verbal skills required Travel as required to support oversight, meetings, reviews, etc. Our team is equipped with the right tools and training to yield the best results You take comfort in the fact that your co-workers and supervisor operate like you do and know what works best; you also appreciate that your division is only as good as the employees who help us do what we do. We need you to combine your understanding of what has worked best with the credo that change is good WHEN it makes sense. You like that our methods have yielded success; this knowledge of our proven methods gives you clear direction and comfort you need in performing your job. Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Secret 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. Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT. For more about Parsons, visit parsons.com and follow us on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and YouTube .
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