Senior Embedded/Linux Test Engineer

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph
Job Description:

Parsons' extensive experience in the cleared space, combined with your technical knowledge, will propel your career forward with an opportunity to work in an exciting unconventional access mission where our teams are focused on advancing capability and technical support for cyber operations.

Parsons Unconventional Access portfolio provides rapid response embedded hardware and software capabilities in support of Cyber Operations missions. Our specific contract efforts support development and procurement initiatives across several projects delivering focused HW/SW capability to extend our customers' deployable intellectual property.

Our technical teams primarily comprise Computer Scientists, Test Engineers, Embedded Software Engineers and Hardware Design Engineers with extensive experience in embedded operating systems, MCMs, FPGAs, and printed circuit board fabrication with focused skills spanning network protocols, operating systems and languages including C, Python, JavaScript, GNU tools, and Linux.

This immediate opening is positioned in some of the most sought-after work in this development and engineering community. The Senior Embedded Linux Test Engineer will work as part of an integrated team to formulate and define solutions utilizing a strong background in Linux foundations. We are focused on providing our customers expertise to leverage their existing software and create new capabilities. Parsons provides a unique opportunity to be involved in quick reaction development with opportunities for customer interaction on a team that is focused on developing superior products and encouraging the career growth of its members.

Minimum/Required Qualifications:
  • Active TS/SCI w/Polygraph
  • 8+ years of experience in software engineering
  • Experience utilizing the following: Embedded software in both Linux kernel mode and user mode (emphasis will be on testing embedded software running on customer ARM9 processor boards)
  • Ability to configure and monitor network gear (channels, virtual router, private networks, etc.)
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field

Desired Qualifications ( Note that a candidate does not necessarily need to possess all of the items listed.)
  • Test automation experience is desired - ideally for both software and hardware test automation.
  • Packet testing tool experience is a nice-to-have (e.g. spirent or ixia)
  • Python experience is a nice-to-have
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.