Parsons Corporation Professional Facilitator – Visioneering® Team in Springfield, Virginia
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When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.
Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Professional Facilitator - Visioneering, to join our team! The Visioneering Team is looking for a Facilitator who will deliver world-class visualization services and meaningful customer experiences. Visioneering® was established to integrate visual thinking and graphic facilitation with differentiated client service delivery. Our Visioneers foster collaboration and communication, spark innovation, and support the development and maturation of high performing teams.
What You'll Be Doing:
Our in-person and virtual services and capabilities include:
Strategic Visualization (such as roadmaps and placemats)
Design Thinking workshops and consulting
Entrepreneurial Thinking workshops and consulting
Animated action sketch videos
What Required Skills You'll Bring:
High School diploma or higher
Active Top Secret (of higher) clearance
Minimum 4 years’ experience as a Facilitator.
Facilitation: performing ‘customer discovery’ to uncover organizational needs and designing experiences to achieve desired outcomes. Experience with virtually-based facilitation tools such as Mural or Miro, as well as communication platforms such as Zoom, WebEx, and Microsoft Teams.
Presence – engage clients and audiences with professionalism, confidence, and emotional intelligence every time.
Consulting – apply your experience with people, process, technology, and strategy concepts to your work.
Tools of the Trade – effectively use technology solutions to deliver client services (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite [Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro], Procreate, VideoScribe). Effectively use markers, paper, flip charts, and ink in the creation of artifacts and deliverables.
What Desired Skills You'll Bring:
Active TS/SCI with ability to upgrade to Poly
Graphic Facilitation – perform the discovery, design, delivery, and post-event processing of visually-based group processes.
Graphic Recording / Hand-Drawn Illustration – Listen, synthesize, and generate illustrations (lettering and images) in real time to reflect presentations and discussions. Create large-scale graphic recording or smaller-scale sketchnotes (paper and digital). Digitize work products as client deliverables.
Strategic Communication – apply your experience with Strategic Communication design, development, and delivery to your visually-based work. Align the purpose of visually-based work products to strategic goals.
Storyboarding – use sketches and visuals to support the development, design, and delivery of story-based communication artifacts (e.g., animated sketch videos, presentations)
Design Thinking – know and apply visually-based Design Thinking tools and techniques (e.g., LUMA Institute) to develop empathy for people, understand challenges, and design and test possible solutions.
Entrepreneurial Thinking – know and apply visually-based tools and techniques to develop business canvases, stakeholder maps, empathy maps, experience diagrams, contextual testing plans, and customer journey maps.
Training – sometimes we receive requests to develop training programs on topics such as problem-solving, collaborative thinking, and communication methods. If you have no-kidding instructional design and delivery experience – awesome. We’d love to hear about this, too!
Location - Springfield, VA (max 20% Travel Required)
*Please submit a portfolio when applying*
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.
$100,400.00 - $175,700.00
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, 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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