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Software Engineer - Senior

  • Parsons Corporation
  • Chantilly, VA, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

**Minimum Clearance Required to Start:**Top Secret**Job Description:**Are you a professional software engineer with experience in satellite ground systems? If so, Parsons has an exciting opportunity for you! We are planning a partnership with the Space Development Agency and will require your assistance in developing outstanding ground software solutions. A successful candidate will be considered an emerging authority, who applies extensive technical expertise, develops technical solutions to complex problems and exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignment.Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in engineering, computer sciences, math, or physical sciences from an accredited institutionAdvanced degree supporting software system subject matter expertise a plus8+ years of experience delivering ground software solutions for aerospace or space systems, which could include the following:Hands on design, build, test, and/or fault analysis experience with complex software architectures requiredKnowledge of DoD space mission integration processes (space vehicle to ground control system, space vehicle to launch vehicle systems, space vehicle to range systems) and experience with risk identification and risk managementAbility to effectively engage industry stakeholders, government staff, and technical panels to perform monitoring and assessment responsibilities in support of mission critical preflight risk assessmentsAbility to engage on multiple concurrent efforts that will each be a different stage of the assessment and evaluation cycleAbility to participate in cross functional planning, coordination, and task execution situations involving the full spectrum of system engineering and integration activitiesMust 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 individuals 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.
Associated topics: backend, back end, c++, matlab, php, sde, sdet, software development engineer, software engineer, sw