Senior Systems Engineer

Employer
Parsons
Location
Springfield, VA
Posted
Oct 12, 2020
Closes
Oct 27, 2020
Ref
1311225230
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:Top Secret SCI w/PolygraphJob Description:Parsons is looking for a sharp Senior Systems Engineers to join our exciting Space and Geospatial Solutions team. Senior Systems Engineers execute engineering tasks, taking a multi-discipline approach to full lifecycle engineering including but not limited to requirements engineering, solutions engineering, scheduling, reliability, resiliency, services development, integration, test and evaluation, maintainability and analysis across the NSG, ASG and Federal Agencies to ensure timely and accurate GEOINT. They provide a substantial portion, if not all of, the engineering support to the teams to which they are assigned. Duties include:Engineer and assess current and future technology, and ensure the project captures innovative tradecraft, lessons learned, and best practices.Work with Maritime Watch Office (MWO) to facilitate modernization of legacy systems to include the verification of software and hardware upgrades/updates or replacement.Identify system data, hardware, and software components required to meet user needs.Work with IPF/MWO/Research on the transition of SMAPS into the Maritime Watch Office.Publish CONOPS.Publish Architectural and Engineering drawings.Publish ongoing/updated requirement documentation.Verify stability, interoperability, portability, security, or scalability of system architecture.Collaborate with engineers or software developers to select appropriate design solutions or ensure the compatibility of system components.Perform the full-lifecycle of engineering support including but not limited to requirements engineering, solutions engineering, scheduling, reliability analysis, resiliency analysis, development, integration, test and evaluation, maintainability analysis, and decommissioning.Provide engineering support for requirements across the NSG and ASG.Lead the planning, documenting, analysis, and traceability of user requirements and architectures.Conduct Analysis of Alternatives (AoA), Trade Studies, and Engineering Assessments.Assist the Government in strategic technical planning, project management, performance engineering, risk management, and interface design.Support RFP development and generate engineering documentation for RFPs.Provide proposal evaluation support as requested by the government.Provide architectural support.Identify industry standards and create IPF unique standards for open architecture, service centric architecture, service oriented architecture, and cloud architecture for inclusion in IPF RFPs, existing contracts, and government development efforts.Brief assigned activities as required.Work cross project with other IPF projects to facilitate transition from concept to development to sustainment to decommissioning.Work across NSG, and ASG partners to include but not limited to foreign partners, to provide engineering support to advance the Foundation GEOINT mission.Support IPF leadership priorities and guidance. Required:Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Engineering or in a related hard science STEM field such as engineering, physics, mathematics, operations research, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Geographic Information Systems, or Geodetic Sciences. A degree in Systems Engineering, Project Management, or similar nontechnical field does not satisfy this requirement.Active TS/SCI Security Clearance12+ years of demonstrated experience in government or industry in relevant work areas including: DoD/IC Acquisition Process, Requirements Process, PPBES Process or system engineering of large complex System of Systems or Service Oriented Architecture/Cloud environments.Senior-level demonstrated experience with systems engineering lifecycle.Senior-level demonstrated experience in geographic information systems, geodetic sciences, or related fields.Certified as an INCOSE System Engineering Professional (CSEP) or DAWIA (level III) in IT or SPRDE or certified Scaled Agile Framework Agilist (SA). Desired:Master's degree or higher in Systems Engineering or in a related hard science STEM field such as, engineering, physics, mathematics, operations research, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Geographic Information Systems, or Geodetic Sciences or in project management or engineering management.Senior-level demonstrated experience with Foundation GEOINT data domains and mission areas.Senior-level demonstrated experience with Process and tools, to include System Engineering, Acquisition, Configuration Management, Readiness and Security. Clearance requirement: Top Secret/SCI #CJ Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

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