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Chantilly, Virginia

Req #: R119000


  • US - VA, Chantilly
  • US - VA (Field Location)

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph

Job Description:

Information Assurance Engineer (IAE) - Level 3

Parsons seeks to hire Information Assurance Engineers to conduct information systems security engineering activities throughout the acquisition lifecycle. IAEs are responsible for capturing and refining information protection requirements to ensure their integration into information systems acquisitions and information system development through purposeful security design or configuration.  The contractor integrates security functional requirements into existing acquisition lifecycle phases, milestones, and documents using systems engineering principles and methodologies. Personnel shall be knowledgeable of best practices when implementing security controls including software engineering methodologies, security engineering methodologies, security engineering principles, and secure coding techniques and coordinate activities with assessment and authorization (A&A) stakeholders.

Responsibilities include the following:

  • Knowledge of and experience with ICD 503 and the Government’s certification and accreditation (C&A) process.
  • Proficient with networks, computer components, system protocols, and COTS technology.
  • Knowledge of system methodologies including client/server, web hosting, web content servers, policy servers, directory servers, firewalls, WAN, MAN, LAN, switches, and routers.
  • Expertise in software integration of COTS and Government Off-the-Shelf (GOTS) products.
  • Technical experience in configuring and supporting, at a minimum, Windows, Linux, Unix, and Mac OS.
  • Experience configuring and supporting VMware, Xen, Hyper V, and other virtualization platforms.
  • Technical experience in software engineering, project management, program design and implementation, configuration management, system maintenance, software and information system engineering, and integration testing.

Required Qualifications:

Active Top Secret/SCI security clearance with Polygraph

Bachelor’s Degree + 8 years of experience OR HS/GED/Associate’s Degree + 15 years of experience OR Master’s Degree or higher + 6 years of experience

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

Chantilly, Virginia

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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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