Senior System Engineer
Are you an experienced software professional looking for your next challenge ? Parsons is now hiring a Senior Software Engineer with expertise in all aspects of software engineering. Our extensive experience in the cleared space, combined with your advanced technical knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We need our Softwar e Engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new challenges. In this role you will provide coordination, surveillance, and oversight of contractor activities for software design, production, testing, fielding, operational performance. PROJECT OVERVIEW: The scope of the project is to assist government customers to meet the mandates of Identity, Credential and Access Management (ICAM) and Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12), Federal Information Processing Standard 201 (FIPS-201), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publications, and applicable customer regulations. Parsons provides systems engineering services to design, develop, test, implement and maintain a mission essential ICAM/HSPD-12 solution that facilitates the collection and provisioning of biographic, biometric, credential, public key infrastructure (PKI) and authorization information to multiple Software House CCure 9000 and AMAG Symmetry (TM) systems. The solution also serves as the authoritative identity source for other critical applications. Responsibilities: This mid-level engineer shall be responsible for the following: * Provide system development, engineering and integration support services to include requirements and concept of operation development, system design and development, configuration and test, production deployment and maintenance support. * Develop and manage detailed project schedule using MS Project * Perform system test, evaluation, configuration management and quality assurance. * Develop and maintain technical system documentations. * Develop scopes of work, cost and schedule estimates. * Develop training materials and deliver training on newly deployed systems and/or features. * Identify and report dependencies, progress and risks associated with assigned tasks. * Collaborate with network architects, Information Assurance (IA) and Cyber security entities to ensure system compliance. Qualifications The Senior Engineer shall have, at a minimum, 15 years of direct systems engineering and technical services experience. The Senior Engineer shall possess in-depth knowledge of HSPD-12, FIPS 201, FICAM, physical access control systems, identity management, biometrics, systems integration, and other Electronic Security Systems (ESS). In-depth knowledge will be verified by demonstrated working knowledge and respective minimum five years field experience. One or more of the following certifications is preferred: * ASIS International Physical Security Professional (PSP) highly preferred * Smart Card Alliance Certified Smart Card Industry Professional / Government (CSCIP/G) * Smart Card Alliance Certified System Engineer ICAM PACS (CSEIP) * Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: * Minimum 4-year Engineering degree or equivalent and 15 years' relevant work experience SKILLS/COMPETENCIES: * Ability to resolve highly-complex and difficult engineering problems and devising unique solutions to meet client requirements. * Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to serve in a leadership role. * Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate (both verbally and in writing) with team members, managers, and clients on highly-complex and difficult engineering issues pertaining to assigned tasks. * Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials. Ready for action? We're looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don't hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of technical services. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today. Parsons Referral Plan Maybe this opportunity isn't the right fit for you, but you know someone who is? Why not join our Parsons external referral program? When you refer other top professionals and they are hired, you are rewarded with an incredible financial incentive. Help us find top talent!