Systems Engineer-Test and Evaluation Analyst in Alexandria, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 12/30/2019

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Giving you the support when and where you need it, that’s one example of our Open Door Policy

When you have an important problem and you require input from others even at the senior level, we want you to know that we support that level of access, unlike other organizations where organizational constraints can stand in the way of good performance. As a dynamic organization, we understand you want to seek out and talk with a person whom you think can be the most helpful to you. Making it easier to get your job done is critical to us. Being able to discuss the issues directly with the people who are most knowledgeable only facilitates a more successful outcome. That way we all can feel confident that we’re creating the best solution.


Test and Evaluation (T&E) Analyst. In this role will support the Office of the Director, Developmental Test and Evaluation, Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), in the development of policy, and program guidance in matters relating to developmental test and evaluation for defense acquisition programs

More specific responsibilities include:

Support the development and implementation of developmental test and evaluation policy, procedures, and guidance. Development of policy and guidance for development of key Department of Defense (DoD) acquisition documentation (as an example, the Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP)).


  • 5+ years recent and relevant technical experience in DoD test and evaluation activities, to include policy development
  • DoD Secret Clearance
  • Bachelor's degree in any field with at least 24 semester hours in mathematical, engineering, and/or quantitative analysis courses.
  • Microsoft Office proficiency.
  • U.S. citizens ONLY due to government / federal requirement.

  • Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a federal background investigation and must meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or material


OSD and Military Service Headquarters experience preferred.

We believe that no one knows the ins and outs of the everyday job one performs better than the people who do it. That’s why your point of view will be respected and considered when decisions need to be made. Our enthusiastic work group provides important insights about what is working and what can be made better. And when we understand the tasks from your direct knowledge, we can make better decisions and the people who perform the work feel like they’ve made a real difference. If you’re looking for a work group where your ideas will be taken seriously, regardless of your position on the team, we want to hear from you!

Parsons has been a leader, innovator, and change agent for 75 years. Over this period, our industry has undergone continual change and we have been, and continue to be, proactive in taking advantage of the opportunities presented by change. The pace of adaptation of transformational technologies such as artificial intelligence, cloud computing, robotics, and big data analytics in our markets offers Parsons exciting opportunities to solve complex challenges for our customers in new and different ways.

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.