System Architect in Fort Meade, MD at Parsons

Date Posted: 12/23/2019

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Systems Architect

Fort Meade, MD

Do you love new challenges in cyber security? Do you thrive in environments where you are a key contributor to ensuring mission success? Parsons Cyber is seeking Systems Architects to join our Computer Network Defense (CND) team in an effort to identify threats and defend networks in real-time. 

You'll work directly in an operations organization, on an innovation-focused development team helping to ensure our customers' world-class CND analytics stay ahead of the curve. Moreover, you'll work directly with mission leads and analysts on various missions, including generating and contributing your own innovative ideas, to revolutionize the analysis capabilities of our customers.

Our project space is exciting, fast-paced, and enables you to make a direct impact on a national program. It is a critical time in the world of cyber security—this stuff matters! These are critical times in the world of cyber security and Parsons need your help to make the world a safer and more secure place—one computer at a time. Qualifications
  • Experience providing analysis and engineering of the functional aspects of software or hardware architecture and systems including architectural planning, middleware prototyping, or investigations regarding the introduction of new technology;
  • 4+ years of general experience in computer science, computer engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline, including at least four years of experience in software-intensive projects and programs for government or industry customers;
  • Experience as a systems analyst, including four years of experience in systems analysis, engineering design, and communications applications on complex information systems, database management, the use of basic programming languages, and knowledge of storage and retrieval methods
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field (can be used in lieu of 4 years of general experience)
  • Demonstrated verbal and written communications skills


Other Positions on the Team:
  • Network Engineer
  • Network Analyst
  • Systems Analyst
  • CND Analyst

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.