Intermediate Engineer-SM3 Blk IIA Missile in Dahlgren, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 12/10/2019

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We believe that by sharing ideas and challenges with colleagues we achieve better results

We’re a team of different personalities and skills, but our joint collaboration lets us function more effectively. That’s important in our organization. We know that moving ahead requires moving together. We’re open to ideas and individual perspectives. We’re focused on reaching our goals in the most effective way. So we pay close attention to how we deal both with each other and with the overall objective. It helps us get where we’re going much faster while keeping morale very high. If you’ve got something to contribute and will enjoy working closely with colleagues, let us know.


Responsibilities:

  • Candidate is responsible for SM-3 Block IIA Missile Communications support for RF missile communications components.  
  • Primary duties include programmatic oversight of IIA missile communications components, development and integration within the SM-3 IIA Guidance Section (GS) and Kinetic Warhead (KW). 
  • Manage annual budget and financial controls for Federally Funded Research and Development Centers (FFRDCs) and Other Government Agencies (OGAs).
  • Provide program office support by participating in the planning, developing and coordinating of business and contracting strategies for the SM-3 Blk IIA Missile. 
  • Review inputs from a variety of sources such as acquisition, financial, budget, Statements of Work, progress schedules and technical reviews.
  • Attend Program Management Reviews (PMRs), Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBRs), contracts and business meetings, technical reviews and other meetings as directed then summarize results of meetings and synthesize operating statements to apprise the SM-3 Blk IIA Program Manager of the current status and health of the missile program.
  • Further, the candidate will identify potential conflicts and program disconnects and make recommendations for mitigation and remediation.


SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES: Other tasking includes support day to day operations of the program office, develop products and briefs to leadership to answer questions that pertain to detailed technical aspects of the Standard Missile Block 2A missile.

  • Experience working on DOD or missile defense programs, preferably Aegis.
  • Minimum of BS/BA in STEM discipline, engineering preferred or 10 years engineering experience in the field or technical equivalent.
  • Qualification as a Combat Systems Maintenance Manager, System Test Officer Joint Interface Control Officer (JICO) should also be noted.
  • Fundamental knowledge of ship integration activities (shipboard terms, operations, schedules, configuration management tools, and directives)
  • General understanding of fleet readiness and sustainment activities desired
  • Experience with productivity applications including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook.
  • Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a federal background investigation and must meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials.
  • 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.