16 days old

Software Engineering SME

Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Job Code

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret

Job Description:

*This position description does not represent a current opening and is contingent upon an anticipated contract award. Candidates who express an interest may be considered for future positions at Parsons Corporation.*

There's always a better way, and when you see it, we want to hear it

If you enjoy the excitement and challenge of exploring new ideas with teammates, our environment will inspire you. We value people who enjoy the give-and-take of exploring possibilities that could move us forward. Our supportive, inclusive environment, staffed with people from diverse backgrounds, will encourage and stimulate you to participate as perhaps never before. So contact us! We want to know your ideas.

Parsons is seeking a Software Engineering SME.

The focus of this team is to analyze high energy lasers for cruise missile defense, perform hypersonics campaign analyses, evaluate electronics spectrum maneuverability, and identify future PNT technologies.


  • Assess user and system requirements and recommend the best overall system architecture.
  • Assist in the design the overall system. The contractor shall formulate system
    specifications in accordance with applicable standards and work with the site software engineering team to ensure that user requirements and specifications are met in the design of software systems.
  • Design, code, install, and maintain systems. The contractor shall establish test requirements, plans, and execute testing to verify system design and performance; ensure system maintenance and maintain adequate software systems documentation.
  • Prepare software system architectures and models to specify in detail operations to be performed by computer software. The contractor shall provide support for presentation, briefing, chart, and other office documentation.
  • Continually assess the performance of software engineer teams, using an agile approach.


  • Bachelor's degree (Master's Degree in engineering, scientific, or technical, discipline that is relevant to Software). An advanced degree is preferred at this level.
  • 15+ years of Software Engineering/Development experience.
  • TS/SCI security clearance
  • Experience must include software engineering/development experience in these areas:
    • Ability to lead and develop software using current programming languages (e.g. Java, C++, JavaScript, PHP or other languages and web frameworks); excellent knowledge/use of database technology (e.g. SQL, No SQL, etc.)
    • Experience with test-driven development; proficiency in software engineering tools
    • Experience in DevOps or DevSecOps CI/CD pipelines; experience in cloud native applications and microservices.
  • Other required experience:
    • Proficiency with current programming languages (e.g. Java, C++, JavaScript, PHP
      or other languages)
    • Excellent knowledge of database technology (e.g. SQL, No SQL, etc.)
    • Experience developing web applications using at least one popular web framework
    • Experience with test-driven development
    • Proficiency in software engineering tools
    • Experience in/familiarity with DevOps or DevSecOps CI/CD pipelines
    • Experience in/familiarity with cloud native applications and microservices

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.


Posted: 2021-07-14 Expires: 2021-08-14

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Remember to mention ConstructionJobs as your source for this job! Employers prefer our qualified candidates, so make sure they know we sent you.

Share this job:

Software Engineering SME

Parsons Corporation
Alexandria, VA 22314

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account