Parsons Corporation Systems Engineer (Space Systems) in Annapolis Junction, Maryland
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph
Are you ready to be part of a cutting edge cybersecurity project that will make a huge impact on the security of DOD/Intel community? If you're interested in leveraging your systems engineering skills to perform cybersecurity vulnerability assessments of mission-critical government systems, we have the ideal role for you to start your new career path at Parsons!
On our recently awarded program, you'll get the chance to leverage your existing systems engineering and cybersecurity knowledge (while continuing to learn and improve your skills alongside our subject matter experts) to perform in depth vulnerability assessments of large-scale space systems to help improve our nation's security.
In this role you will:
Perform cybersecurity assessments of large-scale DOD systems, utilizing an OCO (Offensive Cyber Operations) mindset to perform DCO (Defensive Cyber Operations) activities.
Perform long term, in depth vulnerability assessments leveraging systems engineering principals and knowledge, utilizing any available information, including architecture diagrams, build specifications, design documentation, and more
Leverage your interpersonal skills to foster relationship development with our customers to gain additional insights, information, and documentation to improve our ability to accomplish our mission
Occasionally travel (CONUS and OCONUS)
- 8+ years of systems engineering and/or cybersecurity experience with a HS diploma
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field + 4 years of experience
Master's degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field + 2 years of experience
Strong Systems Engineer and/or Cybersecurity skills
ACTIVE TS/SCI POLY clearance
Cybersecurity certification (Sec+, CISSP, CEH, etc)
Familiarity with NIST SP 800-160
Familiarity with INCOSE defined life cycle systems engineering processes
Experience with / knowledge of DOD Space Systems
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
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.