Parsons Corporation Systems Engineer in El Segundo, California
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI
Mission Solutions directorate of Parsons Space has an opening to support our growing business within the National Security Space market. Our customer is architecting, developing, and supporting the National Security Space Launch Enterprise. We are seeking a motivated individual who seeks to work within a team environment where creative solutions are encouraged and technical challenges are the norm. The Systems Engineer position will be working within the systems engineering community to assess the Space and Missile Systems Center/Launch Enterprise (SMC/ECL) systems engineering program documents as required for adequacy, currency, and compliance with the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), Air Force (AF), Air Force Space Command (AFSPC), and SMC instructions. The Systems Engineer assesses SMC/ECL internal compliance with the approved SMC/ECL systems engineering documents on an annual basis, or as otherwise required by SMC/ECL.
Analyze and review designs and test plans, processes, procedures, functional and data requirements analysis, system analysis and verification, and documentation preparation for complex systems
We tailor the exact role to the candidate's background, therefore, areas of specialization include guidance and navigation systems, control systems, communications systems, digital communication protocol, electrical power distribution, control and transmission devices, signal processing, instrumentation, electromagnetic compatibility and interference, electrical interfaces, avionics electronics, and electrical ground support equipment
Other areas of specialization include test tools, engines, mechanical devices, turbines, propulsion and fluids, materials and properties, contamination control, ordnance, mechanical ground support systems, life support systems, and environmental control
Engineering disciplines that may map into this Standardized Labor Classification include electrical, avionics, computer, safety, reliability, mechanical, aerospace, propulsion, industrial, materials, environmental, structures, thermal, fluids, safety, reliability, systems and quality
Required Qualifications and Skills
Must be a US citizen and have an active DoD TS/SCI
Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering or other STEM field
Not less than 10 years of related professional experience
Some working knowledge of space launch systems and processes
Understanding of launch vehicle processes and practices, launch site preparations flow, and day-of-launch procedures
Desired Qualifications and Skills
Experience involving National Security Space Launch (NSSL) Launches, or Experience involving Launch Vehicles used in NSSL launches or similar category with other federal agencies such as NASA, NOAA, NRL, etc.
Experience involving Launch Vehicles used in NSSL launches or similar category with commercial launches
Experience involving ballistic missile launches, Launch Process and Operations Experience, Mission Integration Experience, Experience involving Ground Systems, Experience involving other than launch vehicle Propulsion systems comparable to launch propulsion
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard 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 all applicable laws.