Engineering Technician in Dahlgren, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/23/2019

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Job Description

Ready to be part of a team that tackles infrastructure challenges? Want to take your Engineering skills to the next level to work on tough projects that will make a huge impact on the community?  

We’re not limited to the status quo, how about you? We are a culture of improvers. We are always looking for better ways to do things— big things, little things, anything, and everything. We always ask the question, “How can we improve this?” and we are always looking for like-minded people to join our team. We are sort of explorers, seeking what’s more effective, new and interesting. Status Quo and good enough are words that we don’t use. We push each other, guide each other and help each other to make everything we do better. Polaris Alpha, a Parsons company, develops innovative solutions to the most significant challenges affecting our Nation. We’re passionate about developing cutting-edge, creative solutions, and fostering a highly sought-out place of employment for many of the brightest minds in the industry. We are the best because we hire the best. At Polaris Alpha, we have developed a culture of going above and beyond the normal expectations in the delivery of our work. Our clients and employees are the number one reason why we’re successful, and that formula won’t be changing! Come join us in helping solve the nations most complex problems!

We are seeking experienced Engineering Technicians to support the development, test and evaluation of Asymmetric Systems.


• 3+ years of experience, which includes the design, implementation, and check out of components, peripheral equipment, or networking hardware; with knowledge of processors, displays, input/output devices, and hardware interfaces.

• 3+years of experience with test planning and instrumentation requirements analysis, procurement, configuration, and operation including computer-based data acquisition systems.

• Experience with systems analysis, technical documentation, maintenance, repair, operation, and support.

• Experience manufacturing parts to create interfaces with commercial off the shelf systems.

• Experience in the assembly and testing of electronic circuits and devices from provided designs.

• Must be Operator Proficiency Certified for J-STD-001 (or equivalent). Industry standard soldering certification for electrical and electronic assembly manufacturing.

• U.S. citizens ONLY due to government or federal requirement.

• Secret Clearance required.

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.