Systems Architect

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret
Job Description:

Parsons is seeking a Systems Architect to support the Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center (AFNWC) Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Integration Support Contract II (AFNWC ICBM ISC II).

The Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) is the Air Force's next-generation replacement for the Minuteman III (MMIII) intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). The GBSD ICBM will provide the U.S. with a broader array of strategic options to address the threats of today and the future. The ISC II team will provide a broad range of professional program management, acquisition, engineering, scientific, research, financial, and administrative support to the Air Force to execute effective and responsive integrated lifecycle acquisition and sustainment for both the MM III and the GBSD ICBMs. Parsons will provide support in Systems Engineering Technical Management, Trade Studies, Infrastructure Support, Test & Evaluation, Threat Assessment, and Modeling & Simulation.

The Systems Architect Develops and implements policies and procedures to ensure that systems support the organization's business requirements and meet the needs of end users.

* Knowledge, skill and abilities that run in conjunction with current versions of AFMAN17-1303, DoDI 8570, and stated educational requirements
* Relevant core and advanced certifications as established/required per local, national, and international industry standards or as necessitated by performance expectations associated with level of appointment
Duties will include:
* Defining systems requirements based on user/client needs, cost, and required integration with existing applications, systems, or platforms
* Defining technical standards and functionality tests
* May develop specifications, prototypes, or initial user guides.
* Working under general supervision of a Project Manager or Lead, and is able to act in their behalf when authorized.

Education/years' experience requirement:
BS degree in STEM-related field + 4 years of experience, OR
MS degree + 2 years of experience, OR
PHD + 1 years of experience

Clearance requirement: Top Secret
Place of performance: Hill Air Force Base, UT

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.