Parsons Corporation Chief Engineer in Herndon, Virginia
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Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Lead CNO Tool Developer to join our team! In this role you'll be challenged in a way that will keep you on the cutting edge of cyber development. Parsons works on top level cyber development projects for national defense programs - imagine the possibilities to make an impact. We have opportunities in Centreville, VA; Herndon, VA; Columbia, MD; or Augusta, GA.
What You'll Be Doing:
Design and develop innovative software code for new tools and capabilities in areas related to computer security, vulnerability research, reverse engineering, and product development
Develop and maintain low-level application and operating system projects related to software protection and host-based personal security tools
Review system architecture, and select and implement appropriate development and support tools to ensure product performance, as well as test and debug related software
Provide our customers expertise to leverage their existing software and create new capabilities
Be involved in quick reaction development with opportunities for customer interaction
Collaborate with a team that is focused on developing superior products and encouraging the career growth of its members
Be a customer focused self-starter, eager to learn as well as mentor and excel at collaborating in Agile teams
What Required Skills You'll Bring:
Minimum 5 years Software Engineering experience
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field; additional experience may suffice in lieu of degree
TS/SCI security clearance
Experience supporting US Government CNO missions
Experience capturing and refining requirements from user groups
Experience decomposing requirements and writing user stories with acceptance criteria
Experience developing product roadmaps and managing product backlogs
Experience scheduling releases and scoping product MVPs
Experience leading a remote distributed agile team
Strong Linux / Windows foundation/knowledge
Familiarity with Git
Ability to generate accurate documentation for developed software
Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with a remote team
What Desired Skills You'll Bring:
Assembly programming and analysis (of any major architecture)
Experience working with debuggers and disassemblers
Strong understanding of low-level operating system internals and drivers
Experience with both kernel and userland debugging
Experience with Windows and/or Linux APIs (POSIX, win32, Windows Native)
Experience with networking protocol analysis and socket programming (Windows and/or Linux)
Familiarity with modern development environments and practices including CI/CD
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Active Top Secret/SCI security clearance
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI
This position is part of our Federal Solutions team.
Our Federal Solutions segment delivers resources to our US government customers that ensure the success of missions around the globe. Our diverse, intelligent employees drive the state of the art as they provide services and solutions in the areas of defense, security, intelligence, infrastructure, and environmental. We promote a culture of excellence and close-knit teams that take pride in delivering, protecting, and sustaining our nation's most critical assets, from Earth to cyberspace. Throughout the company, our people are anticipating what’s next to deliver the solutions our customers need now.
We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!
The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates.
Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.
We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!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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