Software Systems Engineer

Parsons Commercial Technology Group Inc. Centreville, VA
Software Systems Engineer

Centreville, VA


Parsons Cyber Operations is hiring a Systems Engineer to join a rapidly growing technical program in Centreville, Virginia. The Systems Engineer will work closely with project management staff and development teams to increase and maintain efficiency across multiple project teams for multiple customers. This will be accomplished by developing, organizing, and maintaining software design and development requirements, as well as developing and maintaining project schedules. The ideal candidate has strong attention to detail, is process oriented, and has the ability to problem solve quickly in a complex environment.


* Provide technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, and effectiveness analysis for software systems

* Work with customers to correctly define problems and generate requirements documents

* Ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that adhere to technical, schedule, and cost constraints

* Translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications

* Assist with the development of top level specifications and manage requirement flow down to lower level specifications

* Work closely with project managers and product leads to develop project plans, schedules, as well as estimate resource and material needs

* Perform evaluation and reevaluation throughout the systems development process

* Work closely with developers to correctly design and develop solutions to customer problems

* Utilize customer requirements to generate and maintain software development schedules

Required Qualifications

* Bachelors degree in an engineering discipline (Systems, Computer, Mechanical, Electrical, etc.), Computer Science, or a related field

* 4+ years of experience in the software development life cycle

* Experience in both Linux and Windows environment

* Experience with the following languages: C/C++, Python, Java, HTML/CSS/JavaScript

* Ability to obtain a U.S. security clearance

Preferred Qualifications

* 5+ years of combined experience in system administration, integration, development, and testing.

* Experience with Networking and Information Systems Security

* 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.