Senior System Engineer

Parsons   •  

Fairfax, VA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


15+ years

Posted 172 days ago

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This mid-level engineer shall be responsible for the following: 

  • Provide system development, engineering and integration support services to include requirements and concept of operation development, system design and development, configuration and test, production deployment and maintenance support.
  • Develop and manage detailed project schedule using MS Project
  • Perform system test, evaluation, configuration management and quality assurance.
  • Develop and maintain technical system documentations.
  • Develop scopes of work, cost and schedule estimates.
  • Develop training materials and deliver training on newly deployed systems and/or features.
  • Identify and report dependencies, progress and risks associated with assigned tasks.
  • Collaborate with network architects, Information Assurance (IA) and Cyber security entities to ensure system compliance.



The Senior Engineer shall have, at a minimum, 15 years of direct systems engineering and technical services experience. The Senior Engineer shall possess in-depth knowledge of HSPD-12, FIPS 201, FICAM, physical access control systems, identity management, biometrics, systems integration, and other Electronic Security Systems (ESS). In-depth knowledge will be verified by demonstrated working knowledge and respective minimum five years field experience.


One or more of the following certifications is preferred:

  • ASIS International Physical Security Professional (PSP) highly preferred
  • Smart Card Alliance Certified Smart Card Industry Professional / Government (CSCIP/G)
  • Smart Card Alliance Certified System Engineer ICAM PACS (CSEIP)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)



  • Minimum 4-year Engineering degree or equivalent and 15 years’ relevant work experience