Parsons Corporation Technical Director in Centreville, Virginia

Technical Director


Centreville, Virginia, United States

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Technical Director

Centreville, VA


The Technical Director will report to the Director of Engineering overseeing a large set of programs.The candidate will be assigned to support the Senior Technical Director of a large multi-disciplinary team of engineering professionals that are helping solve the most critical cyber challenges for the United States Government.The candidate will implement and improve upon established procedures while performing a variety of tasks related to leading the technical execution of a high-visibility program. The candidate will be relied upon for their detail-oriented approach towards accurately understanding the complex system.The ideal candidate thrives on being challenged.Overall, the candidate will become a key part of elevating the efficiency and performance of the entire growing team.


The Technical Director must have extensive experience in the following areas:

  • Requirements

  • Help the customer properly articulate operational needs and capability gaps

  • Transform these needs and gaps into requirements

  • Analyze the requirements for feasibility and conceptualize the architecture into a vision

  • Flow down vision to technical leads on the program

  • Collaborates with leadership including Senior Technical Director, Director of Engineering, Lead Systems Engineer and Program Manager.

  • Design

  • Provide consultation to hardware and software teams designing the system

  • Support the presentation / defense of the design to the customer

  • Research

  • Provide consultation to teams performing research on the next-gen system

  • Support the presentation / defense of the research to the customer

  • Technology

  • Develop vision and roadmap for technology on cyber program that covers computer systems, software systems, and networking in the defensive cyber operations realm.

  • Understanding of the industry trends that drive and impact cyber, mission planning, data visualization, data analytics, server systems, virtualization, cloud, software and networking technologies

  • Secures systems utilizing Risk Management Framework processes

  • Implements DevOps framework to support build server automation for continuous integration of software build products.

  • Writing

  • Provide consultation to teams performing technical writing

  • Support the editing / delivery of artifacts to the customer


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Information Technology fields and 20+ years of related work experience.

  • Proof of US Citizenship is required

  • Candidate must meet eligibility requirements for a security clearance by the U.S. Government within a reasonable time after commencement of employment.


Good written and oral communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills are required. Additionally, a demonstrated proficiency in keyboard skills and the utilization of Microsoft Office are required.Strong working experience with Windows and Linux operating systems.Strong background in software engineering and networking is required.

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.

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

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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.