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Schriever Afb, Colorado

Req #: R118675


  • US - CO, Schriever Air Force Base

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI

Job Description:

Job Description

Parsons has emerged as a leader in the development of cutting-edge solutions for the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community. Our tremendous success can be attributed to our people and our priorities. We hire the best, we make them a priority and we never lose focus on the mission. It’s why we’re here. We have built this cultural legacy by working closely with analysts and operators to understand their needs and delivering meaningful value through innovative, cost effective and intuitive software solutions.

Our Space Operations Directorate is passionate about making America the undisputed leader in Space because we understand that ensuring our nation’s security for future generations depends on it. Parsons creates game changing space solutions by teaming highly respected subject matter experts with brilliant technologists. Are you an experienced Software Engineer looking for an opportunity to grow your skillset? Do you have an interest in state-of-the-art machine learning and artificial intelligence solutions?  Do you want to be part of a team that is helping the government solve major national security challenges in the space domain? We need your help.

We are supporting a US Space Force contract to provide various tools and application in support of the space domain awareness mission.  Our team is looking for software developers with a desire to work with developing and deploying state-of-the-art machine learning and artificial intelligence (ML/AI) solutions to support several different use cases solving some of the most pressing needs of the Space warfighters.  Recognized as a leader of ML/AI applications within the DoD, our work includes automated pattern of life learning, anomaly detection, and predictive analysis. Flexibility to work across all areas of software development using a variety of technology stacks is essential. Physical location for this work will primarily be at Schriever AFB, with some work done at the Parsons office in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or technical discipline with 10+ years of industry experience. Relevant experience, applicable training and/or certifications may be substituted for the bachelor’s degree.
  • Strong software development skills
  • Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced, flexible environment, and take the initiative to learn new tools and concepts quickly.
  • Excellent communication skills, in both spoken and written English
  • Must be a US Citizen due to DoD contract 
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance 

Desired Skills

  • Experience with Java, Scala, and/or Python languages 
  • Experience with web development (e.g. Javascript, HTML5, CSS, D3, ViewJS, etc.)
  • Experience with web service development (e.g. REST and/or SOAP)
  • Experience with machine learning data science tools (e.g. Jupyter, Apache Spark, Google TensorFlow)
  • Experience with Semantic Web technologies a plus
  • Familiarity with Linux OS
  • Experience with Kubernetes a plus
  • Experience deploying software to DoD classified systems & networks
  • Knowledge of Space operations and/or Space Domain Awareness
  • Top Secret clearance with DCID eligibility for SCI 

The anticipated annualized full time target compensation (median) for this position is: $130,000.00.

Benefits for this position include: medical, dental, vision, paid time off and 401K.

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

Schriever Afb, Colorado

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Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2011, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on transportation, environmental/infrastructure, and defense/security.

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