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Parsons Corporation Radar Systems Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

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Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Radar Systems Engineer to join our team! In this role you will provide radar systems engineering support for the development of a ground based, Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) radar.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Support system level requirements development, proposal evaluation, performance modeling and assessments, radar resource design/management, tracking, discrimination, signal processing, test and evaluation, and verification to ensure sensor performance meets system requirements

  • Provide Systems Engineering expertise, knowledge, analysis, and process management to identify, analyze, and document system, design, interface, assessment, and validation/verification requirements to include risk assessments and mitigation development

  • Provide independent technical and programmatic assessment

  • Collaborate across the MDA organizations

  • Present technical information to MDA Leadership at various levels

  • Limited travel with no more than 1-2 trips anticipated in the first year

  • Develop requisite material and participate in the Systems Engineering IPT

  • Develop and perform trade-studies, and evaluate contractor proposals on system scalability to address future performance requirements

  • Support the development and execution of a Risk Management Plan

  • Support the development of Failure Review Boards, System Engineering Technical Reviews, Engineering Change Proposals, and Configuration Management Plan.

  • Participate in multi-disciplinary IPT to support design, system integration, Interoperability, and fielding

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's Degree and 7+ years working on missile defense-related or other complex, large DoD program/project

  • Secret Clearance or higher required

  • Works independently, applying engineering rigor to analyze and resolve problems within a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Ability to identify, analyze, and document system, design, interface, assessment, and validation/verification requirements to include risk assessments

  • Experience implementing systems engineering "V" processes

  • Ability to self-manage and initiate within team structure

  • Ability to decompose complex problems to actionable elements

  • Ability to work across organizational boundaries

  • Ability presenting complex information and concepts to Leaders at various levels

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office® applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Working knowledge of MDA Systems Engineering processes and procedures

  • Working knowledge of MDA organizational structure

  • Working knowledge of Missile Defense System (MDS) architecture and concepts

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:


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.

Salary Range:

$92,200.00 - $161,400.00

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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