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Parsons Corporation System Engineer in Centreville, Virginia

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Job Description:

Parsons is seeking a System Engineer to join our team in developing and enhancing a cutting-edge biosurveillance platform. The successful candidate will have a strong background in system engineering, experience in agile development methodologies, and expertise in nowcasting models and forecasting techniques. As a System Engineer, you will play a critical role in the development of new features, improvement of nowcasting models, and the design of advanced forecasting techniques, ultimately contributing to the advancement of our biosurveillance platform.

What You'll Be Doing:

Participate in the development of new features and enhancements for the biosurveillance platform, ensuring timely delivery and adherence to agile development methodologies.

Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define data input/outputs, metrics, and development storyboards for new features and improvements.

Create and improve nowcasting models to handle common real-world data defects, ensuring accurate and reliable predictions for biosurveillance efforts.

Develop and test novel inference methods for high-dimensional problems with applications to transmission model fitting, enhancing the platform's ability to analyze complex data.

Design and test improved forecasting ensembling techniques, incorporating cutting-edge methodologies to advance the platform's predictive capabilities.

Generate test data or access data through Data Use Agreements (DUAs) to validate new features and improvements, ensuring that they meet quality and performance standards.

Apply resources effectively to adapt technology to the biosurveillance platform, working closely with the engineering team to ensure seamless integration and optimal performance.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

Bachelor's or Master's degree in engineering, computer science, or a related field.

Minimum of 5 years of experience in system engineering, with a focus on biosurveillance or related applications.

Proven experience in developing and enhancing software solutions using agile development methodologies.

Strong knowledge of nowcasting models, high-dimensional inference methods, and forecasting ensembling techniques.

Experience working with complex data sets and collaborating with cross-functional teams to define data input/outputs, metrics, and development storyboards.

Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to develop innovative solutions to complex challenges.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team."

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:

$113,100.00 - $203,600.00

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+.

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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