Software Engineer

Parsons   •  

Huntsville, AL

Less than 5 years

Posted 296 days ago

This job is no longer available.

We are focused on providing our customers expertise in the areas of electronic and physical security, intrusion detection, access control, and computer networking expertise, and to create new capabilities. This position is located in Huntsville, AL.

Parsons is looking for an individual for projects involving new and system upgrades for U.S. Government customers using the latest in integrated security systems. Knowledge will be gained through researching manufacturer’s equipment, project specifications, and government performance requirements. Candidate will learn to Integrate Electronic Security systems including Physical and Logical Access Control Systems, Intrusion Detection Systems, IP Based Networks, and CCTV.?Integration is typically relay logic, RS232, RS485, RS422 or software DLL files. Candidate will be required to read and develop drawings (blueprints) that show plan view of equipment, develop single-line diagrams, detailed wiring plans, and installation details.

Daily tasks include: Systems Integration utilizing hardware and software engineering skills to ensure subsystems function together as a single working system. Engineer will assist on activities such as site surveying, system installation drawing plans, technical write ups, equipment and software identification, quality control, and system configuration and testing. Engineer will assist higher level engineers in developing system configurations, pre-installation graphics, and programming guidance for installers. Assist system engineers and directly performs drafting and or directs CADD operators in preparation of system design drawings. Works with technical writers in development of contract deliverable documentation and manuals and works with subcontractors when design elements require outside assistance. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Windows operating environment is a plus. Maintains close liaison with Program and Project managers for all projects assigned.


Must be self-starter and motivated to learn

0+ years of Securityexperience (electronic, or physical)

Bachelor's degree in electrical, electronic, mechanical, civil, computer science or related engineering field.?

Must be able to read and generate blue prints / drawings to make complete drawing package.

Demonstrate problem solving skills.

Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Ability to work effectively with clients, understand user needs, and show initiative, tact, and judgment in developing solutions for users

Broad knowledge of the diverse hardware and software components of access control systems, clusters, web servers, database servers and computer networks

Must successfully pass a security background check.?

Must be able to crawl, climb vertical ladders to perform site surveys at customer sites.

Ability to obtain / maintain an international driver’s license (WHEN CONVERTED DIRECT)?

Clearance needed to start?

Most work is domestic, but some may be overseas (WHEN CONVERTED DIRECT)?

Must be able to obtain a US Passport and be able to maintain company credit card. (WHEN CONVERTED DIRECT)?

U.S. citizens ONLY due to government or federal requirement.?

Applicants selected for employment may be subject to a federal background investigation and meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials.?