Parsons Corporation Project Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Project Engineer


Huntsville, Alabama, United States

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Job Description:

The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is seeking a Project Engineer to support Targets and Countermeasures programs. The successful candidate will have demonstrated capabilities and experience in missile systems and technical program planning and coordination. Primary duties will include technical assistance to the Government Customer in the oversight of contractor target system design, development, assembly/integration, test and evaluation, and delivery of target components/systems and ground support equipment, and mission operations.


  • Monitor Prime Contractor technical performance

  • Review and assess Prime Contractor technical data

  • Review objective evidence of major technical reviews (SRR, PDR, CDR, etc.)

  • Perform trade studies and special assessments

  • Monitor missile system integration and test activities

  • Review ground and flight test objectives, data requirements and data analysis methodologies

  • Represent the interests of the customer in Failure Review Boards, Working Groups, IPTs and Engineering Review Boards and Technical Interchange Meetings

  • Identify and/or anticipate technical problems or issues and formulate plans for resolution

  • Identify areas of technical program risk and assist in formulation of risk control plans

  • Develop technical briefings and decision packages for presentation to management

Travel to contractor and test locations, CONUS and OCONUS, may be required (15-20%)

Experience Requirements:

  • 8+ yrs of applicable, related experience

  • Missile develop programs

  • Missile Range and Launch operations

  • Developing and presenting management briefings

  • Status reporting

  • Technical proposal development and evaluation

Knowledge and/or Familiarity with:

  • Demonstrated comprehension of missile and/or target component/systems design and performance

  • Missile Defense Agency or Targets and Countermeasures Program Office

  • Systems Engineering processes

  • Models and simulations

  • Risk Management

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.