Operations Research Analyst

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI
Job Description:

Parsons is seeking a Operations Research Analyst.

Work under the direction of a study team. Design data handling and mining capabilities to support missile defense system performance assessment analysis campaign, Work with large databases. Support analysis planning, simulation design, and analysis results documentation. Work will be performed at Parsons and or Parsons subcontractor facilities, in both Collateral and TS//SCI//SAP locations. Support design, development and operation of a digital engineering infrastructure-based missile defense system battle simulation (missile defense system vs. multi-missile attacks).

The selected candidate will be proficient working on one or more of the following systems/missions:
  • ​ballistic missile defense
  • tracking sensor systems
  • discriminating sensor systems
  • directed energy weapon systems
  • kinetic energy weapon systems
  • space based systems
  • communications systems
  • ballistic missile systems
  • hyper-glide missile systems
  • cruise missile systems
  • battle management systems
  • model & simulation based system performance analysis
  • proficiency in complex data analysis using Python, MATLAB, SQL, and/or Julia
  • proficiency in developing complex workflows for large Monte Carlo sets and ​​executing optimization algorithms to identify useful parameter ranges and combinations

  • BS in Operations Research, Math, Computer Science or related
  • 2+ years of related experience
  • TS/SCI
  • SAP access eligibility
  • US citizenship

Desired Qualifications:​
  • Master's Degree desired
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.