Military Systems Engineer in Huntsville, AL at Parsons

Date Posted: 12/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/6/2019

Job Description

Are you interested in the analysis of military systems and networks? Do you want to apply your engineering expertise to vulnerability analysis and capability assessments? Are you ready for a challenge that will place you at the forefront of answering critical defense questions? Parsons is 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.

Description:

Parsons is a leading contractor for the U.S. Department of Defense and we are seeking engineers who understand modern military systems, communication architectures, weapon design, and software development; engineers with a drive to learn, and engineers who want to work on the nation’s toughest problems.

The successful candidate will be an entry to mid-level Electrical Engineer, eligible to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance up the level of TS/SCI.

Selected candidates will support the senior engineer and subject matter experts with engineering analysis on military systems, such as: researching emerging technology applications, reviewing data stores to establish capabilities/vulnerabilities, develop simulations to test hypothesis, evaluate existing models/simulations, innovate alternative analysis and methodology, and document critical findings and characterizations.

This opportunity is located in Huntsville, Alabama.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have (at least) a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Cyber Engineering, or other related technical discipline
  • 3.0 GPA or above
  • 0-2+ years of related experience (open to new/entry level and seasonal internship)
  • Applicants selected for employment must be a U.S. Citizen and will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information and materials
  • Fundamental understanding of engineering processes
  • Fundamental understanding of communication theory
  • Fundamental understanding of software development processes
  • Ability to self-research and problem solve
  • Ability to articulate logical and process flow
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with technical team members, managers, and customers

Preferred Qualifications (Candidate must have detailed knowledge/experience with at least five of the “preferred” qualifications):

  • All-Source analysis
  • Demonstrated leadership of a team or project
  • Military experience
  • Radar system experience
  • Command and Control system experience
  • Foreign language skills
  • Algorithm Analysis
  • RF communications
  • Study development and execution
  • Static/dynamic software analysis
  • Vulnerability analysis
  • Assembly, C/C++, Qt, Python, Java, SQL
  • Windows/Linux, 32/64-bit
  • Inter-process communications, networking, UDP/TCP, WireShark
  • Visual Studio, GCC, G++, Borland
  • Virtual Machines, VirtualBox, ESXi, VMware, QEMU
  • Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), Gitlab, Git, Jira, Confluence
  • Operating Systems, Windows, Linux (Kali, Debian, Ubuntu)
  • TCP/IP and 802.11 technologies
  • Experience performing unit testing

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.