Principal Systems Engineer in Annapolis Junction, MD at Parsons

Date Posted: 12/14/2019

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Job Description

Parsons, a global company delivering cyber and intelligence solutions, has immediate openings in some of the most sought-after work in the development and engineering community.

Our Systems Engineers perform a variety of tasks that are concerned with requirements analysis, system design, risk reduction, technology insertion, implementation and integration, and deployment of complex systems.  The Principal Systems Engineer serves as the key engineering person on the project providing guidance as requirements are formed and advice on the viability of alternative approaches. Clear, organized thinking allows you to convey even complex information in a way that people can understand. Here’s an opportunity to use your innovative mind to full advantage. We appreciate our diverse staff for the perspectives and skills they contribute. Here, everyone is welcomed, included, respected, and offered equal opportunities for advancement.

Required Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI Clearance with Polygraph.
  • 8+ years of experience as a Systems Engineer with technical expertise in the areas of system engineering, system integration, computer architecture development, or technology insertion of complex hardware/software systems.
  • Experience working with Linux/Unix

Desired Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of experience in a technical leadership position providing technical consulting or systems engineering solutions.
  • Previous experience as a Software Engineer is helpful. Looking for someone willing to view and analyze code to translate requirements for new systems.
  • Experience with big data and filtering build data sets to optimize analytics
  • Previous experience working on an agile scrum team and the ability to adhere to agile methodologies
  • Cyber domain experience
  • Exposure to big data technologies such as MapReduce, Acumulo, and/or Apache Spark is helpful.

A Bachelor’s Degree and/or master’s Degree in an Information Technology related field such as Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Math, or Physics from an accredited college or university is desired.

Introducing our mentorship program. Because your success is our success!

Even the most skilled person can sometimes use a mentor: an experienced colleague assigned specifically to you, to show you the ropes and help your through challenges. Our mentorship program assures that someone will be there for you to guide and promote your success.  Our culture of diversity and inclusion provides equal opportunities in a welcoming and respectful workplace.  With a mentor to guide you, all you need is the motivation to advance.

People. Progress. Technology.

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.

You are a great communicator — just who we need!

You get a point across in a way that gets your audience on board.  You realize that people do not always clearly express what they mean, and so you ask good questions and are an empathetic listener.  We will thank you for your ability to keep the lines of communication open and productivity flowing.  Please apply.

 Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act.

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.