Parsons Corporation IT Systems Engineer Lead (TS/SCI w/ Poly) in Fort George G Meade, Maryland
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph
Parsons is seeking you - a masterful technical wizard who seeks a desire to focus on soup to nuts cyber project management and coordination - to completely own applied research and experimentation projects and ensure their success by doing whatever it takes to achieve that success. You'll be engineering projects that will develop and implement next-generation CNO tools, systems, and capabilities to help revolution the cyber battlefield and ensure the superiority of our cyber forces over our adversaries. You'll coordinate with external entities, lead a team of IT systems engineers and administrators to ensure ample support, work with developers to build and modify the required software, support testers to ensure the mission effect is achieved, and utilize your technical expertise throughout the entire process to ensure everything is accomplished in a sound and secure manner.
Design and define IT networks for new or existing computer systems supporting the command or enterprise.
Translate operational requirements into functional requirements and document via system CONOPS, system architectures, system requirements specifications, modern model-based system engineering models, JCIDS compliant documentation, and other related artifacts
Perform complex systems development and IT infrastructure design work that may include logic network design, physical network design, manufacturing and development cost projections, IT systems engineering.
Evaluate new network technologies and make recommendations to project managers regarding integration of these technologies into the existing network.
Utilize Cloud capabilities and architectures to address operational requirements
Minimum fifteen (15) years of IT Systems Engineer experience
Minimum of Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Systems Engineering, or related discipline
One of following security certifications (active status): CASP+ CE, CISSP, CSSLP or higher (Minimum DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IASAE Level II Certification)
Active TS/SCI + Polygraph
Preferred / Desired Skills:
Experience with the Department of Defense (DoD) Acquisition Process - Acquisition, Requirements, and Funding
Project Management Professional (PMP)
Understanding of the DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF)
Experience with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) to include developing the Program Protection Plan
System development and instantiation in virtualized environments and cloud infrastructures, especially Amazon AWS
Executed hands-on system and software development, installation, and administration of Microsoft, Linux, and other operating systems
Experience with military organizations, the military planning and operations processes, and cyberspace operations in particular
Location: Columbia/Fort Meade (FANX/CANX)
Some Travel required
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.