Parsons Corporation Advanced Engineer - MDA's TEAMS NEXT in Huntsville, Alabama
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Ready to lead a team that tackles infrastructure challenges? Want to take your Engineering expertise to the next level to work on tough projects that will make a huge impact on the community?
Parsons is now hiring an experienced Advanced Engineer with a desire to work on Missile Defense projects that change the fabric of our communities. Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your engineering knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We need our engineers to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team oriented environment and who have exceptional communication, analytical and management skills. In this role you will determine methods and solutions for complex engineering problems and selects the most efficient and economical manner in meeting the objectives. The successful candidate applies advanced engineering techniques and analyses within a discipline and may serve as a technical consultant in area of specialty for management or the client. Willingness to travel is expected.
Ability to lead and execute extensive testing and provide engineering support on systems, system elements, interfacing systems, components, devices and/or processes for complex weapon systems programs
Ability to lead and execute extensive testing for complex weapon systems programs during developmental and operational test events including flight, hardware-in-the-loop (HWIL), and operational environments.
Ability to apply in-depth technical and theoretical DoD knowledge of developmental and operational testing; able to apply system engineering principles; and/or broad knowledge of MDS, components, and system-level topics.
Demonstrate the capability of analyzing and integrating complex data, drawing reasonable and logical system-level conclusions, and developing courses of action for senior leadership and test decision forums.
Capable of establishing and optimizing priorities and managing planning and readiness activities of MDS test events IAW approved Test issuances (e.g., CONOPS).
Provides expertise in support of element level scenario development, test design, test planning, and/or test execution during all phases of the Test CONOPS.
Ability to create and applying process improvement, strategic planning skill and resolves significant technical matters
Experience with explaining technical information and possess exceptional technical writing and Government reporting/documentation skills (e.g., Congressional/GAO Test inquiries and Deputy Director, Development Test, Evaluation, and Assessment (DTE&A)/Director, Operational Test and Evaluation (DOT&E) reports).
Capable of working independently, as a team member, or leading teams/tasks to solve analysis/engineering problems
Capable of providing daily supervision and direction to support teams
Experience with DoD test processes and/or test execution is desired
MS in an engineering field and 10+ years of relevant experience. A BS in an engineering field with 5 years of additional experience may be substituted for the MS degree requirement. Experience with DoD test processes and/or test execution desired. Ability to obtain a clearance: Secret to TS/SCI.
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.