Parsons Corporation Mission Performance Modeling and Simulation Engineer/Analyst in Alexandria, Virginia
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI
Parsons is seeking a Mission Performance Modeling and Simulation Engineer/Analyst.
Work under the direction of a study team. Develop system models and operations performance simulations to assess the operational capability of missile defense systems. Work will be performed at Parsons and or Parsons subcontractor facilities, in both Collateral and TS//SCI//SAP locations. Develop algorithms and code representations of missile defense system operational capabilities. Support design, development and operation of a digital engineering infrastructure-based missile defense system battle simulation (missile defense system vs. multi-missile attacks).
The selected candidate will have proficiency working on one or more of the following systems/missions:
ballistic missile defense
tracking sensor systems
discriminating sensor systems
directed energy weapon systems
kinetic energy weapon systems
space based systems
ballistic missile systems
hyper-glide missile systems
cruise missile systems
battle management systems
model & simulation based system performance analysis
proficiency in modeling complex systems using C++, MATLAB, Python, and/or Julia
proficiency in integrating multiple libraries for astrodynamics, complex data structures, and complex algorithms (e.g., sensing, flight dynamics)
BS in Engineering or Physics
2+ years of related experience
SAP access eligibility
- Master's Degree
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.