Parsons Corporation Junior Project Manager in El Segundo, California
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI
As an Acquisition Logistics Specialist on our team, you’ll work with Parsons colleagues and the U.S. Space Force to develop and rapidly deploy the next generation of resilient Missile Warning (MW), Tactical Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (TISR), and Environmental Monitoring (EM) capabilities to deter attacks and provide critical information to our warfighters. You’ll work with our clients to evaluate, redesign, and author their system lifecycle and sustainment policies, processes, and documents. Using your understanding of the DoDI 5000.2, you will collaborate with a cross-functional team of data analysts, financial managers, systems engineers, and logisticians to ensure lifecycle and sustainment policy and documentation reflects DoD guidance and directives. You thrive on autonomy and are eager to author cutting-edge policy and process documents in support of defense sustainment programs. Join our team and create the future of Remote Sensing in the Air Force. Due to the nature of work performed within this facility, U.S. citizenship is required.
Experience with program integration and logistics planning of space-related (space, ground, software, hardware system) Major Defense Acquisition Program
Experience in DoD Acquisition Program Management, Acquisition Planning, sustainment organization
Experience with acquisition management support including developing and coordinating briefings
Experience with assessing program documents and risks to determine the impact to acquisition strategy and overall program schedule Experience with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
Knowledge of the execution processes unique to the sustainment and logistics organization
Ability to communicate and establish collaborative relationships with government clients, Federally Funded Research and Developmental Centers (FFRDC), and associate contractor teammates to achieve program goals
Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
Highly motivated and dynamic work ethic with a strong desire to contribute to the DoD mission
Bachelor’s degree in an engineering, mathematics, physics, or equivalent technical discipline
Nice If You Have:
Experience with assessing program documents and risks to determine the impact to acquisition strategy and overall program schedule
Experience with performing systems engineering, integration, and test on space-based remote sensing systems
Experience with cross-functional projects and using extensive collaboration across departments
Knowledge of systems engineering standards, including IEEE 15288.1 and IEEE 15288.2
Knowledge of DoD 5000.01/02
Knowledge of Agile Methodologies
Master’s degree in an engineering, mathematics, physics, or equivalent technical discipline
INCOSE Systems Engineering Professional certifications (ASEP, CSEP, or ESEP)
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and will need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.
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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