System Engineer, Principal (Active TS/SCI w/ Poly) in Columbia, MD at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/27/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Parsons Cyber is seeking a highly motivated System or Software Engineer with full-stack development experience to provide technical leadership, planning and execution of a top priority Mission based projects, Sandbox-as-a-Service and other projects.  The primary project is transitioning a frontend to AWS to utilize AWS services (e.g. VMs to EC2, MariaDB to relational DB service, ELK stack to Elasticsearch service, etc.). Other projects include enterprise level Defensive Cyber Operations system and software development.

Come join a great mid sized team of highly motivated and talented engineers that work well together in completing their mission while supporting and learning from each other. A great environment for someone that has a lot to offer and an appetite for further growth.  An opportunity to make a real difference in securing our nation’s networks.

Position will split time between Columbia and Annapolis Junction.


  • ​​H.S. diploma and 15 years of total IT / Software / Systems experience, with 6 years in system engineering methodology specifically 
  • ​Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical field from an accredited institution, can be applied for 4 years credit; Master's degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field, can be applied for 6 years credit
  • ​Experience as a technical lead or guiding teams and mentoring junior developers / engineers 
  • ​Strong experience in:
    • ​Java
    • ​SQL
    • ​Linux
  • ​Desired skills:
    • Angular2
    • ELK
    • DevOps tools (Ansible, Vagrant, etc)
    • AWS

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.