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Parsons Corporation Project Controls Engineer (Remote) in Centreville, Virginia

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Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Project Controls Engineer to join our team! In this role you will get to support the tracking, updating and monitoring of cost control, and scheduling functions on smaller projects or assists a more senior Project Control Engineer/Specialist on larger projects.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Assists with the development and management of the cost control systems to provide project and company management with accurate financial information.

  • Facilitate the development of the work breakdown structure (WBS), interfacing with Procurement, Engineering, and Finance Departments as needed.

  • Performs some independent analysis of data stored in the project management and cost control systems.

  • Create presentations using graphs, diagrams, and other exhibits to illustrate cost status.

  • Implement and maintain Project Planning and Scheduling.

  • Understand and apply engineering, procurement, and construction terminology, concepts, and relationships.

  • Develop and maintain less complex critical path logic networks and bar charts utilizing this information.

  • Analyze, evaluate, and forecast current status against an established baseline schedule.

  • Assess the impact(s) of design or construction changes and schedule slippages.

  • Report schedule status to all levels of project and Company management as well as to the Client.

  • Implement and maintain an Earned Value Management System on the project.

  • Analyze cost and schedule performance indicators (CPI and SPI).

  • Prepares and maintains project forecasts and status updates.

  • Provides assessment with corrective action recommendations to management.

  • May provide guidance, direction, and specialized assistance to others in the resolution of project control problems

  • Performs other functions associated with this position as appropriate

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Construction Management or related field (or equivalent experience) and typically 2+ years of related work experience.

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Engineering knowledge in electrical, mechanical, civil, or a related field

  • Proficient PC skills including a working knowledge of various Project Controls software and Microsoft Office Suite.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Corporate team.

We’re driving the future of the national security and critical infrastructure markets. Our employees work in a close-knit team environment to find new, innovative ways to deliver smart solutions that are used and valued by customers around the world. By combining unique technologies with deep domain expertise across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, connected infrastructure, transportation, smart cities, and more, we're providing tomorrow's solutions today.

Salary Range:

$29.42 - $51.49

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!

This position will be posted for a minimum of 3 days and will continue to be posted for an average of 30 days until a qualified applicant is selected or the position has been cancelled.

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+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!About Us

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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