Aerospace Engineer - Simulation Integration

Parsons Co.

Money Icon
$44.33-77.60 /h
Location Pin Icon
Colorado Springs, CO

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Parsons' growing Space and Geospatial Solutions team is seeking a sharp Aerospace Engineer to support astrodynamics analyses and support space modeling, simulation, and analysis. You will work with highly customizable, physics-based modeling frameworks used to support system design, development, integration, test, training and rehearsals.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for astrodynamics analyses and methodologies, algorithm development, space system requirements analysis.
  • Support missions & programs by creating models, simulations, and analysis tools to support space analysis activities.
  • Work closely with mission partners to perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, and other analyses performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, and operations.
  • The candidate will work with software development teams to implement and validate models, ultimately resulting in user capabilities.
  • Facilitate the development of algorithms and processes, enhance current tool capabilities through plugin development, and perform analyses.
  • Consultative interaction with customers and mission partners providing guidance to project managers on programmatic and technical deliverables while working with senior technical personnel.
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience with a BS OR 12+ years of experience with a AA/AS
  • COTS Software engineering and integration with heavy C++ development
  • Clearable to a Top Secret/SCI security clearance level

Desired Qualifications:

  • Consultative mindset with adaptable problem solving skills
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance
  • Effective organization level communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in supporting modeling, simulation, and analysis of national security space related problems desired
  • System Engineering Modeling Tools such as Cameo or Sparx
  • Experience with C++, MATLAB, Python, Java, Parallel Computing, UNIX/Linux
  • Experience with both Waterfall and Agile approaches to Systems Engineering
  • Experience working with software development teams and associated SAFe Agile development processes.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite programs, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint

This position pays a minimum annual salary of $92,200.00 and a maximum annual salary of $161,400.00.

Benefits for this position include: medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) and 401K.

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.