Data Management Specialist

Parsons Co.

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Annapolis Junction, MD

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Job Overview:

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph

Job Description:

Ready to be part of a team that tackles defense and data challenges? Are you ready to establish and maintain Data Management Plans for complex, multi- project acquisition programs? Parsons is now hiring experienced Data Management Specialists with a desire to work on projects that change the world.

Parsons’ extensive experience in this field, combined with your knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We can offer training, development, and opportunities to work on marquee projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our Data Management Specialist to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environments and who have exceptional communication, analytical and organizational skills.


Parsons is sourcing candidates for a project within the Department of Defense to provide a wide range of skills and expertise to perform technology development, testing, integration of hardware and software applications, and associated documentation and training.


Parsons is seeking Data Management Specialist of various experience levels to perform the following:

  • Maintain and update repositories of documentation generated by multiple participants in complex, multi- project acquisition programs.
  • Design, maintain, and enhance the taxonomy by which this material is organized.
  • Ensure that this material is readily accessible to PMO members, responding quickly and effectively to requests for information and making data accessible to programmers and end users.


  • Implement and supervise data management procedures for both classified and unclassified program and project information as defined by the Program Data Manager; Utilize available automated data management tools to support data management activities.
  • Establish and maintain the Data Management Plan and Data Management structure for the program.
  • Coordinate deliverable and non-deliverable documentation schedules with the Program Manager
  • Review Data Management schedules and budgets with the Program Manager
  • Reports DM status, results, and metrics.


  • Five (5) years experience in Data Management tracking and managing deliverable documents and data for systems being deployed to multiple sites.
  • Bachelor's Degree in information systems with a concentration in database administration or other business acquisition, contract management, or program management related field.
  • Three (3) additional years of related experience can be substituted, for a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Knowledge of document management processes and software.
  • Experience with the application of automated data management tools in a classified program performance environment.

Familiarity with the DoD 5000 acquisition process, C4ISR/DoDAF documentation requirements, DoD record keeping and archiving processes, and system engineering is highly desirable.

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

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.