Engineer AdvancedHuntsville, AL
What's obvious to you, others just don't see
You give a whole new dimension to the meaning "meticulous!" There's not a detail that escapes your careful consideration. And our business hinges on the details. That's why we need someone with your persistence, precision, patience and ingenuity; someone who cares about the fine points as much as we do.
Parsons is seeking an Advanced Engineer to provide programmatic, technical, and analytical support to the Missile Defense Agency Ground-Based Midcourse Defense Ground Support & Fire Control Systems (GMB) test team. Serves as the GMB Contractor Support Test Lead for GMD Ground Systems (GS) test activities with primary focus on flight testing and cybersecurity testing. Individual will support the conduct of GS testing through all phases of flight test and cybersecurity test. Travel will be required to monitor and support GS test integration, execution, and post-flight test GS refurbishment.
This position requires a highly motivated senior engineer to be part of a team of dedicated professionals in support of the GMT-B in Huntsville, AL. GMT-B is responsible for GMD GS test oversight for flight test, ground test, and cyber test to include requirements, planning, execution, and post-test analysis and reporting.
Coordinate/Collaborate with MDA DT, GMT, GME, GMG, GMB, other MDA test organizations, and MDA-external organizations to facilitate the Ground Systems portion of the fight test events and cyber test events
Coordinate/Collaborate with the GM Prime Contractor test team to ensure GS readiness to support flight and cyber test events to include review of GS test documentation, checklists, and procedures; support GS test issue resolution; and GS open paper disposition
Lead the GS contractor support test team in support of MDA Flight test and Cyber test events
Provide on-site support to GMB Test Lead during flight test integration and execution phases at GS locations as required
Support mission readiness tests and post-mission silo refurbishments at VAFB as required
Support GS component, GM Element, and BMDS system-level cybersecurity test activities though all phases of test
Develop and provide executive briefs for the GS Test Division Lead to the GMB Director, GMD Program Director and other senior leadership within MDA as required
Lead/Conduct/Participate in GS Test Design Reviews, Test Readiness Reviews, Technical Interchange Meetings, Mission Data Reviews, and Post-test Analysis Briefings
Develop and brief GS inputs at weekly test meetings with GM leadership, GM Prime Contractor, and DT leadership
BS/MS degree in Engineering or Computer Science(or related field), and 8+ years of related work experience with at least 5years' experience as a system engineer
Proficiency in Microsoft Office (MS Word, Excel,Powerpoint)
Proficiency in Microsoft Project, desired
Active Secret clearance
Parsons has been a leader, innovator, and change agent for 75 years. Overthis period, our industry has undergone continual change and we have been, andcontinue to be, proactive in taking advantage of the opportunities presented bychange. The pace of adaptation of transformational technologies such asartificial intelligence, cloud computing, robotics, and big data analytics inour markets offers Parsons exciting opportunities to solve complex challenges forour customers in new and different ways.
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