ISS, Inc Systems Engineer I in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

In addition to competitive compensation, Polaris Alpha offers excellent benefits:

• Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage

• Life and AD&D coverage at 3x annual salary

• 401k plan, 4% gifted contributions for all eligible employees - 100% vested in plan from date of enrollment

• 4+ weeks of PTO and 10 Paid Holidays observed

• Education Assistance Program

• Relocation programs

Sometimes all that is required is a creative way to look at a situation to be able to move forward. You have seen how in a stagnant situation a creative input can get things moving again, restoring the workflow, and that is exactly what you will do when you find yourself in similar situations. When you engage your creativity, it has the effect of a wake-up call; others get motivated and they go about their tasks with renewed energy and fresh ideas. Our company values this ability to bring renewal to our working environment, to and as a result, to increase our productivity.

Polaris Alpha, a Parsons Company is conducting a search for a System Engineer I to help identify and evaluate new products for our cyber integration team. In this role you will wear many hats and work with lots of different technologies. The ideal candidate will have experience programming with Python, understand system requirements, data mapping, and testing. Knowledge of SPLUNK is also useful but not required. We will teach you.

If you are looking for a challenging opportunity in cyber security where each day is different, consider joining our team.

Experience and Qualifications:

• 4 to 8 years of general experience in computer science, computer engineering, engineering, mathematics, or related discipline with at least four years of experience in engineering and program processes (CM, QA, risk management, reporting) software development methodologies, planning, designing, and analyzing processing and storage retrieval systems on a mid- to large-scale (e.g., ONEROOF - PINWALE, integration programs). (Note: A bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or computer engineering may be substituted for four years of general experience.)

• Demonstrated verbal and communication skills.

• Government Security Clearance w Poly required

Preferred:

• The ability and desire to both develop Windows-based host analysis tools and utilize them to execute mission

• Python programming experience

• A solid understanding of Windows internals and tools (tools like sysinternals, etc)

• Experience with platforms—Centos 5/6/7, and Windows

• Ability to work very independently and are self-motivated

• Ability to perform any technical tasks (other than programming, i.e. OS) to get the job done.

• Willingness to learn new things as needed.

• Willingness to work in a dynamic mission-oriented environment.

Education:

• A bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or computer engineering may be substituted for four years of general experience

We consider welcoming different perspectives as one of our strongest attributes

Collaboration is the key to the way we make things happen. We are a community of individuals who have different approaches to problem-solving and who enjoy opportunities to share their particular skills and their strengths. We genuinely value people who will articulate their points of view while also respecting those of others. That’s why employees who thrive in this kind of collaborative atmosphere feel so much at home in our work environment. We are currently inviting talented candidates who have these work-style preferences to apply.

Parsons has been a leader, innovator, and change agent for 75 years. Over this period, our industry has undergone continual change and we have been, and continue to be, proactive in taking advantage of the opportunities presented by change. The pace of adaptation of transformational technologies such as artificial intelligence, cloud computing, robotics, and big data analytics in our markets offers Parsons exciting opportunities to solve complex challenges for our customers in new and different ways.

Ready to become one of our influencers?

Req #: 3084

FLSA Status: Exempt

Security Clearance: TS\SCI Full Scope Poly

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

External Company URL: http://www.polarisalpha.com

Job Description: Sometimes all that is required is a creative way to look at a situation to be able to move forward. You have seen how in a stagnant situation a creative input can get things moving again, restoring the workflow, and that is exactly what you will do when you find yourself in similar situations. When you engage your creativity, it has the effect of a wake-up call; others get motivated and they go about their tasks with renewed energy and fresh ideas. Our company values this ability to bring renewal to our working environment, to and as a result, to increase our productivity.

Polaris Alpha, a Parsons Company is conducting a search for a System Engineer I to help identify and evaluate new products for our cyber integration team. In this role you will wear many hats and work with lots of different technologies. The ideal candidate will have experience programming with Python, understand system requirements, data mapping, and testing. Knowledge of SPLUNK is also useful but not required. We will teach you. If you are looking for a challenging opportunity in cyber security where each day is different, consider joining our team.

Required Skills: Experience and Qualifications:

• 4 to 8 years of general experience in computer science, computer engineering, engineering, mathematics, or related discipline with at least four years of experience in engineering and program processes (CM, QA, risk management, reporting) software development methodologies, planning, designing, and analyzing processing and storage retrieval systems on a mid- to large-scale (e.g., ONEROOF - PINWALE, integration programs). (Note: A bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or computer engineering may be substituted for four years of general experience.) • Demonstrated verbal and communication skills. • Government Security Clearance w Poly required

Preferred:

• The ability and desire to both develop Windows-based host analysis tools and utilize them to execute mission • Python programming experience • A solid understanding of Windows internals and tools (tools like sysinternals, etc) • Experience with platforms—Centos 5/6/7, and Windows • Ability to work very independently and are self-motivated • Ability to perform any technical tasks (other than programming, i.e. OS) to get the job done. • Willingness to learn new things as needed. • Willingness to work in a dynamic mission-oriented environment.

Desired Skills: Education:

• A bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or computer engineering may be substituted for four years of general experience

We consider welcoming different perspectives as one of our strongest attributes Collaboration is the key to the way we make things happen. We are a community of individuals who have different approaches to problem-solving and who enjoy opportunities to share their particular skills and their strengths. We genuinely value people who will articulate their points of view while also respecting those of others. That’s why employees who thrive in this kind of collaborative atmosphere feel so much at home in our work environment. We are currently inviting talented candidates who have these work-style preferences to apply.

Parsons has been a leader, innovator, and change agent for 75 years. Over this period, our industry has undergone continual change and we have been, and continue to be, proactive in taking advantage of the opportunities presented by change. The pace of adaptation of transformational technologies such as artificial intelligence, cloud computing, robotics, and big data analytics in our markets offers Parsons exciting opportunities to solve complex challenges for our customers in new and different ways.

Ready to become one of our influencers?