Parsons Corporation Systems Engineer in Centreville, Virginia

Systems Engineer


Centreville, Virginia, United States

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Systems Engineer

Centreville, VA

Ready for a challenge that will keep you on the cutting edge of cyber-security? Parsons works on top level cyber-security for national defense programs and is hiring experienced Systems Engineers with a focus on research, innovation and solving mission critical challenges.


The Systems Engineer will be supporting the Lead Systems Engineer of a large multi-disciplinary team of engineering

professionals that are helping solve the most critical cyber challenges for the United States Government. The candidate will implement and improve upon established procedures while performing a variety of tasks related to leading the technical execution of a high-visibility program. The candidate will be relied upon for their detail-oriented approach towards accurately understanding the complex system. The ideal candidate thrives on being challenged.

Overall, the candidate will become a key part of elevating the efficiency and performance of the entire growing team.


The Systems Engineer must have extensive experience in the following areas:


  • Possess strong KSA (Knowledge, Skill, and Ability) of the various SE processes

  • Support establishing, implementing and executing the processes(Agile, JCIDS, etc.)


  • Analyze customer requirements that are often generic and abstract

  • Derive requirements down into testable thresholds and objectives

  • Support the presentation / defense of the derived requirements to the customer

  • Enable collaboration among various subsystem teams to gather and communicate requirements


  • Functional and physical decomposition of complex hardware/software systems

  • Creation of various types ofEnterprise and System Architecture viewpoints

  • Support the presentation / defense of the designs to the customer


  • Provide consultation to teams performing research on the next-gen system

  • Review incremental progress and technical reports for completeness

  • Support the presentation / defense of the research to the customer


  • Develop SE documentations, processes and plans

  • Review user guides and test documents for accuracy and completeness

  • Support the editing / delivery of artifacts to the customer


  • Bachelor’s Degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field along with 5+ years of related work experience

  • Jira and Confluence experience

  • Artificial Intelligent/Machine Learning (AI/ML)

  • Candidate must meet eligibility requirements for a TS security clearance by the U.S. Government within a reasonable time after commencement of employment

  • RMF (POAM, STIGs/SRGs) experience and Security+ or any other security related certification is a plus


  • Good written and oral communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills are required

  • BPMN v2.0, Configuration Management, and Risk Management

  • Strong background in SDLC and IP networking is required

  • Strong working experience with the VMware and Red Hat technology

  • Strong working experience with Windows and Linux operating systems

All candidates must be US Citizens to be considered for the position

Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet additional

eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials.

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/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards 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 applicable laws.