Parsons Corporation Senior Systems Engineer in Baltimore, 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?On this program, you'll get the chance to leverage your existing systems engineering and cybersecurity knowledge to lead and perform in depth vulnerability assessments, identify threats and develop mitigations of weapons and space systems under the US Combatant Commands (COCOM's). 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
May serve as a team facilitator in providing technical guidance to technical support, technical writers, and others
Gathers business and product functional and performance requirements
Defines and designs complex and difficult system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility
Reviews literature, patents, and current practices relevant to the solution of assigned projects
Authors technical whitepapers on approaches to the client's operational needs, and as a basis for future development and proof of concept.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Occasionally travel (CONUS and OCONUS)
10+ years of systems engineering and/or cybersecurity experience with a HS diploma
Strong Systems Engineering expertise
Healthy knowledge of cybersecurity / Vulnerability Assessment process
ACTIVE TS/SCI POLY clearance
Experience working with Space or Weapons Systems
Cybersecurity certification (Sec+, CISSP, CEH, etc)
Familiarity with NIST SP 800-160
Familiarity with INCOSE, NASA APPEL defined life cycle systems engineering processes
Experience with / knowledge of large-scale DOD 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.