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Parsons Corporation Systems Engineer, Data Flow in Fort George G Meade, Maryland

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph

Job Description:

Are you ready for a challenge that will keep you on the cutting edge of IT systems, to include one-of-a-kind cyberspace operations systems? Parsons works on top level cybersecurity for national defense programs and is hiring experienced Systems Engineers with a focus on data flow, tagging, and solving mission critical challenges.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Creating custom ETL and data transport processors using NiagraFiles (NiFi)

  • Design and develop custom components using sophisticated data management tools

  • Develop and customize ETL and data transport processors using Linux tools and python scripting

  • Design, develop, and deploy compliant data flows that satisfy customer requirements

  • Automate deployment of data flows and monitor automation

  • Troubleshoot and resolve data flow problems and anomalies

  • Act independently to resolve issues associated with the development and implementation of mission requirements

  • Maintain systems to meet SSP and security requirements through patching and security updates

  • Report on data flow metrics and processing statistics

  • Interact/liaise with multiple organizations to collaborate and design this system

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum five (5) years of experience with data flow/management, IT systems engineering and/or administration

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical discipline; add'l experience considered in lieu of degree

  • Any of the following qualifying DoD 8570 IAT Level II certifications: CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, CND, or SSCP

  • Active TS/SCI w/ poly

Desired Qualifications :

  • Experience with creating custom ETL and data transport processors using NiagraFiles (NiFi)

  • Experience in ELK stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana)

  • Experience in writing python and BASH scripts

  • Understanding of System Security Plan (SSP) requirements

  • Familiarity with dataflow formats, smart data tagging and network protocols, DFS and cloud technology

  • Experience in interacting/deploying applications in a cloud environment

  • Proficiency and working knowledge of Atlassian's Confluence / Jira collaboration tool

Location: Fort Meade

No Shift Work

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.

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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