Parsons Corporation Ballistic Missile Defense Weapon/Missile Systems Engineer in Dahlgren, Virginia

Ballistic Missile Defense Weapon/Missile Systems Engineer

Location:

Dahlgren, Virginia, United States

Requisition #:

51507

Post Date:

Ballistic Missile Defense Weapon/Missile Systems Engineer

Dahlgren, VA  

MDA/AX has the requirement for contractor support with systems engineering activities to develop the Missile Defense Agency’s Sea-Based Terminal System. The selected candidate should have demonstrated ability in one or more of the following areas:(1) systems engineering; (2) radars;(3) missiles;(4) targets,(5) command control;(6) modeling and simulation;(7) systems architecture.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Insuring that systems engineering development is fully integrated with the overall Ballistic Missile Defense System.

  • Assisting in the identification and resolution of complex problems associated with the system’s development, production, and our operation

  • Researching and support implementing processes that assure all data requirements are determined using rigorous and valid concepts.

  • Developing mathematical models, processes, techniques and procedures for the creation of new or substantially improved methods or products.

  • Analyzing operational/user requirements and performing functional analysis, component/element/system synthesis,verification and validation activities

  • Researching and analyzing cost reduction trades against cuts in performance,quality, reliability,maintainability,and/or safety.

  • Assessing technical, acquisition and operational issues related to technical performance requirements,system engineering, financial management,and performance trades.

  • Assessing if near-term and long-term program requirements can be achieved within established acquisition program baseline

SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS:

 

Engineering Degree from an accredited University

8-11 Years of experience working in a technical position, preferably associated with Missile Defense

Musthave andmaintaina Top-Secret Security Clearance.

TDY travel will be required(2 – 4 days a month, on average)

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

Knowledge of scientificand engineeringconcepts,theories,and standards, in one or more of the followingspecialty areas: ((1) systems engineering; (2) radars;(3) missiles;(4) targets,(5) command control;(6) modeling and simulation;(7) systems architecture.

Knowledge ofdefenseacquisitionprograms and acquisition policies

Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic program office environment

Demonstrated ability to execute system engineering methods associated with the development of a complex weapon system

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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.