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Parsons Corporation Principal Scientist (Deputy Project Geophysicist) in Centreville, Virginia

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Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Principal Scientist/Deputy Project Geophysicist to join our team! In this role, you will get to work closely with Project Managers and Project Geophysicists supporting MMRP investigations and remediation projects. In addition, you will be supporting the Site Geophysicists and field teams and providing them with your expertise and best practices.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Contribute to proposals for contracts or task orders

  • Assisting with the development of geophysical technical approaches for MMRP projects

  • Provide technical oversight and direction during field work phase of projects

  • Perform geophysical surveys with a variety of DGM and AGC geophysical sensors (PDM8®, EM61-MK2, MetalMapper2x2, MPV, APEX and UltraTEM)

  • Perform geophysical data processing and analysis for data collected with a variety of DGM and AGC geophysical sensors (PDM8®, EM61-MK2, MetalMapper2x2, MPV, APEX and UltraTEM)

  • Analyze and interpret data using associated software (Geosoft's Oasis Montaj, EM Class, and BT Field)

  • Demonstrating capabilities under Parsons DAGCAP program

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • At least 10 years of munitions response geophysical work experience

  • Four-year degree in geophysics, geology, or related field

  • Good writing and oral communication skills

  • Strong knowledge of field experience with geophysical equipment and positioning systems

  • US Citizenship or Permanent Residence required (government project work)

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Experience with APEX or EM Class geophysical data processing software

  • Experience with advanced geophysical data collection and processing

  • DAGCAP Certification

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Federal Solutions team.

Our Federal Solutions segment delivers resources to our US government customers that ensure the success of missions around the globe. Our diverse, intelligent employees drive the state of the art as they provide services and solutions in the areas of defense, security, intelligence, infrastructure, and environmental. We promote a culture of excellence and close-knit teams that take pride in delivering, protecting, and sustaining our nation's most critical assets, from Earth to cyberspace. Throughout the company, our people are anticipating what’s next to deliver the solutions our customers need now.

Salary Range:

$81,500.00 - $142,600.00

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

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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/LGBTQ+.

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