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Parsons Corporation Red Team Operator (Senior) in Chantilly, Virginia

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Job Description:

Basic Qualifications:

  • An active TS/SCI w/ CI Polygraph.

  • High School Diploma/GED, Associates Degree and 10 years of relevant work experience.

  • Bachelor's Degree and 8 years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience in penetration testing and/or red teaming.

  • Knowledge of tools used for offensive security testing such as Kali Linux, Cobalt Strike, NMAP, Wireshark, Metasploit, Burp suite, Bloodhound, PowerShell Empire, Sqlmap, etc.

  • Experience in shell scripting or automation of simple tasks using Perl, Python, or Ruby.

  • Experience developing, extending, or modifying exploits, shellcode, or exploitation tools.

  • Working knowledge of exfiltration and lateral movement techniques.

  • Working knowledge of OSINT collection/ reconnaissance techniques for target selection.

  • Strong attention to detail with analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to clearly translate highly technical information to senior leadership in a way that supports mission goals.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform and lead a full scope of Red Team testing; including network penetration, web application testing, threat analysis, wireless network assessments, social-engineering testing, and antivirus / EDR evasion techniques.

  • Configure and safely utilize adversary emulation tools, tactics, and procedures to test internal networks, externally accessible assets, physical controls, and Cloud environments using MITRE ATT&CK methodology.

  • Utilize knowledge of operating systems, networking protocols, firewalls, databases, firmware, middle ware, applications, forensic analysis, scripting, and programming to perform adversarial based security engagements.

  • Develop scripts, tools, or methodologies to enhance the Red Team processes

  • Develop comprehensive and accurate reports and presentations for both technical and executive audiences.

  • Effectively communicate findings and strategy to client stakeholders including technical staff, executive leadership, and legal counsel.

  • Provide risk-appropriate recommendations to correct vulnerabilities discovered.

  • Mentor and lead junior Red Team Operators.


  • Hands-on experience as a Red Team Operator within the Intelligence Community (IC).

  • Hands-on experience modifying and customizing Red Team tools to meet operational requirements.

  • Experience with physical and/or social-engineering engagements.

  • Programming skills with languages such as C, C++, C# .NET, Python, etc.

  • Experience integrating solutions into cloud and virtual environments including AWS and VMware.

  • Thorough understanding of network protocols, data on the wire, and covert channels.

  • Mastery of Unix/Linux/Mac/Windows operating systems, including bash and PowerShell.

  • Industry certifications: OSCP/OSCE, OSWE, GPEN, GCIH, GWAPT, or GXPN.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph

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

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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