Lead Operations Optimization Research Systems Analyst in Fort Meade, MD at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

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Job Description

Ready for a challenge that will keep you on the edge of defense security? Are you ready to apply critical thinking skills, scientific techniques and and advanced analytical methods to improve decision making, complex processes and systems? Imagine yourself working on top level critical network defense missions alongside mission analysts and developers to change how security defense is done. Parsons is now hiring Operations Research Systems Analysts with a passion for creative solutioning for mission critical challenges.


  • Creatively design, identify, find, work with and/or develop advanced techniques for analysis of highly complex cyber solutions and systems
  • Directs and provides quality assurance of complex problems carried out by a multi-person team.
  • Challenges both the team and decision makers to ensure they understand the implications of their approach and recommended solutions.
  • Identify hidden issues and unclear requirements.
  • Explain the strengths and limitations to modeling and analysis techniques and help choose the appropriate techniques for a particular problem.
  • Challenge the quality of data and can validate modeling results.
  • Collect required data, elicit data for variables required, verify data appropriateness and accuracy, present findings and write/edit technical reports.
  • Develop threat, risk and mitigation models
  • Develop framework for, and perform prioritization of, tools, data, and processes
  • Research and document process workflows and data flows
  • Perform resource allocation analysis
  • Perform critical path analysis
  • Develop predictive analysis methods


- Shall have a minimum of fifteen (15) recent years of work experience in operations research systems analysis or a related field,

- A Bachelor’s degree in an applicable (for example , math, science, computers, engineering) field may be substituted for 3 years experience.

- Work experience shall include twelve (12) years of Intelligence Community or comparable experience in operations research systems analysis or a related field.

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.