Parsons Corporation Research Scientist I in Aberdeen, Maryland

Research Scientist I


Aberdeen, Maryland, United States

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Research Scientist

Aberdeen, MD

Are you an experienced Research Scientist in the cleared space? If so, we are seeking a Research Scientist to join our team in Aberdeen, MD.

If you are passionate about science and engineering, this is your chance to join in Parsons’ ANCS team supporting The Army Research Laboratory at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.

Candidate will work with a team to investigate the development of autonomous network simulations in ns-3 and analyze the network performance metrics; Contribute to the development of network transport protocols for ADHOC networks and calculate path loss metrics in simulations using ns-3 and EMANE; Good command over C++ and HPC architectures and operations are highly desirable. Expertise in machine learning is a plus.

As a member of a research team, the candidate will;

·Implement state-of-the-art network simulations and data analytics

·Investigate new technologies and novel approaches to meet evolving research objectives

·Support on-going research projects through the application of machine learning and signal processing techniques

·Work with research teams to identify challenges and solutions in support of building intelligent autonomous networks

·Work with research teams to customize software solutions to meet research and analysis objective

·Perform basic analytics on simulation data

·Prepare and present results

Required Qualifications;

·1+ years of experience

·Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or a related degree.

·Master’s Degree preferred.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

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

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. For more about Parsons, visit and follow us on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and .

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.