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Parsons Corporation Geospatial Systems Software Engineer II in Chantilly, Virginia

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Job Description:

Parsons is looking for a sharp Geospatial Engineer with software development experience to join our LiDAR team. The Parsons LiDAR team has a long history of success supporting airborne mapping programs for our customer. Recent efforts have involved the optimization of processing algorithms, debugging and correction of hardware issues through software, and building production processing tools to generate quality product deliverables from raw data. The ideal candidate has a good understanding of imaging and sensor phenomenology, and can apply these concepts to optimize processing algorithms as new requirements arise.

In this role you will assist in the design and development of advanced LiDAR processing workflows, as well as provide sensor phenomenology subject matter expertise to assist in correcting hardware issues discovered in production. Responsibilities may range from 3D imagery algorithm development to 3D data visualization projects to standing up a solid backend distributed processing environment, depending on expertise and interest. Successful candidates will be expected to contribute to all aspects of the software development cycle, from design to development to testing. The ideal candidate will have solid experience writing C/C++ software for geospatial applications. Specialization in LiDAR or similar remote sensing mapping technology is a major plus.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Experience working with LiDAR or similar 3D geospatial remote sensing data systems

  • Solid understanding of LiDAR/imaging sensor phenomenology

  • Experience with 3D algorithm development; preferably C/C++ Experience developing software for large-scale mapping technologies

  • Ability to work well independently

  • Masters degree in related field, or Bachelor’s degree and 2-5 years of related professional experience

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Experience working with geospatial and/or GIS mapping products

  • Experience performing analysis and manual QC on 3D data

  • Familiarity with LAS point cloud and GeoTIFF imagery formats

  • Experience on agile or agile-like development teams

  • Ability to work in both windows and linux environments

  • Familiarity JavaScript and any of Node JS, React JS, and Three JS frameworks is a plus

  • Experience supporting deployed airborne data collection platforms

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:

$92,200.00 - $161,400.00

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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