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Senior Systems Engineer

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Job Details
Job Order Number
JC144530456
Company Name
Parsons Corporation
Physical Address

Huntsville, AL 35808
Job Description

Senior Systems Engineer

Huntsville, AL

Precision is king when it comes to the work you do

When it comes to the details, you innately can see where, why, how and what needs to be tweaked in order to achieve the best end goal. Your colleagues approve work but you can see an overlooked area. It jumps out to you because of your finely tuned observational skills and highly developed attention to detail. Accuracy and precision define your work ethic. And you don’t stop until the piece of the puzzle is in its right place. Your colleagues know that all of the puzzle pieces you work on will always fit smoothly into their necessary spot. They don’t question the work you do because they know it will be correct and on point. Our organization is successful because of the skills you uniquely bring to the job. We need you. If you would like to apply your skills in an environment that will celebrate you, let’s talk.

Are you a Systems Engineer with ballistic missile defense experience seeking a leadership role? Parsons is hiring a Lead Systems Engineer to perform a variety of engineering tasks related to the development, operation, and maintenance of complex missile technology systems. You will lead a team in analyzing integration of system processes and methodologies to ensure effectiveness of total system performance for Missile Defense Agency (MDA).

Responsibilities:

· Definition and analyses of defense and target systemlevel requirements, capability, system analyses, integration and interfaces, system assessment, Combatant Command (CCMD) interface, models and simulation, and technology investment recommendations

· Provide integration support to existing ballistic missile defense (BMD) architectures and systems

· Lead a project team in the application of advanced principles, theories, and concepts

· Contribute to the development of innovative principles and ideas

· Coordinate all System Engineering Task Order personnel directly supporting our client

· Work with the peer or client Lead Systems Engineers to coordinate, plan, and schedule all stakeholder engineering support activities

· Work with Prime development contractors and subcontractors to provide system engineering support to the integration and test team during target system integration and test

· Work with Prime contractor to ensure cost and schedule supports both the program’s and ballistic missile defense system needs/ requirements

Provide management with internal status, update and issues as necessary

Qualifications:

+ BS/MS degree in Engineering or Computer Science (or related field), and 8+ years of related work experience with at least 5 years’ experience as a system engineer.

+ A working knowledge or able to quickly understand the MDA’s BMD systems with a technical background in the engineering discipline

+ Demonstrated systems engineering experience applied to one or more systems including radars, missiles, communications systems, or lasers

+ Ability to work and produce products in a rapid paced, high stress environment

+ Must be able to work independently as well as have strong interpersonal and team communication skills for liaising with leadership, peer lead systems engineer, and other senior team members

+ Proficiency with MS Office applications

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.

Ready to become one of our influencers?

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.

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.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

For more about Parsons, visit parsons.com at http://www.parsons.com/ and follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com_parsonscorp/ , Twitter at https://twitter.com_parsonscorp/ , LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com_company_parsons/ , and YouTube at https://www.youtube.com_user_parsonscorp/ .

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.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

For more about Parsons, visit parsons.com and follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com_parsonscorp/ , Twitter at https://twitter.com_parsonscorp/ , LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com_company_parsons/ , and YouTube at https://www.youtube.com_user_parsonscorp/ .


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