System Engineer (TS/SCI clearance) in Dulles, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 12/23/2019

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Job Description

Parsons Secure Solutions is seeking a System Engineer for a newly awarded DHS program. The group is focused on developing capabilities that support the DHS cyber mission at multiple levels through the use of technology demonstration, integration of existing solutions, and the development of new tactics to employ solutions. The group harnesses current and emerging technologies to provide immediate solutions to the urgent challenges of the customer's cyber mission. The group conducts cyber analysis of threat data to propose solutions for implementation and track results.

The group collaborates with cyber analysts across the .gov to understand the implications of real world cyber threats and configuring existing deployed capabilities in innovative ways to defeat those threats. The primary goal of this organization is to maximize the use of existing capabilities. The secondary goal is to use the expertise gained through cyber mission analysis and technology demonstration to create new capabilities and to facilitate the development of a robust set of functional requirements for the enduring enterprise capabilities to be satisfied by the PMOs through the formal systems engineering life cycle.

Parsons is seeking several exceptional team members to support the Department of Homeland Security’s cybersecurity efforts. This division’s mission is to improve the cybersecurity posture and capabilities of federal departments, agencies, and industry partners. This division's suite of cybersecurity tools are constantly evolving and provided to mission partners and customers to meet the challenges posed by adversaries developing more advanced and persistent threats.   

Assess system architecture and current hardware limitations.
You will participate in gathering business and product functional and performance requirements, defining and designing system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.


3 -5 years experience plus Bachelor's degree



Familiarity with VM, Linux and Windows environments

Advanced degree

DHS Suitability

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Top Secret SCI clearance.

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