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COMPLETE Senior ITS Systems Engineer - US - Remote (Any Location)

16 days ago


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USA PA (Virtual Office), US - Remote (Any Location), United States   [ View map ]
In a world of possibilities, pursue one with endless opportunities. Imagine Next!

When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons.  Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.

Job Description:

Shape the future of transportation with Parsons – while working 100% remotely from anywhere in the United States!  The world of IT and Transportation have converged. We want a progressive software architect with broad and deep technical knowledge who enjoys ideation and building solutions that will change the future of mobility. Our solutions are geared to establish interoperability and integrations with complex systems in transportation to simplify the user experience; using data in the solution efforts to drive decisions in the transportation network that lead to safer roads by reducing congestion & and changing drivers’ behavior.   

This position may be for you if you: 

  • Understand how to look at siloed systems & and data and can technically visualize how to create a cohesive, interoperable system using modern-day software development.
  • Can take highly complex technical concepts and translate them to non-technical audiences, such as in verbal presentations with clients and in written format as part of proposals.
  • Know the value of data and the role data plays in driven systems/software engineering.
  • Are a driven self-starter and will enjoy diving into the latest technologies to modernize our product?
  • Enjoy coming into established projects to offer subject matter expertise to help advance the effort.
  • Have experience with requirements gathering and technical design documentation.
  • Can manage multiple projects & technical resources.

Parsons values entrepreneurial, innovative & and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) / Smart Mobility group is comprised of passionate leaders, technologists, and transportation engineers working on projects across the US.   


On this team, you will function as a senior ITS technical leader, designing and deploying state-of-the-art software solutions centered around our core iNET Product (https://www.parsons.com/products/inet/) that integrate and utilize ITS assets such as:  Closed Circuit Television (CCTV), Dynamic Message Signs (DMS), traffic signals, communications systems, Advanced Traffic Management Systems (ATMS), Integrated Corridor Management Systems (ICMS), Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAV), data hubs, and other advanced transportation technologies.  The successful candidate will independently develop and/or supervise the development of advanced ITS designs, Special Provisions or technical procedures. This position requires New Jersey PE license and occasional travel to New Jersey and New York client locations and field locations


  • Serves as a senior technical leader within the ITS/Smart Mobility Group.  Creates enhanced technical solutions to meet client and/or regulatory requirements and actively seeks improvements to work processes.
  • Researches, analyzes, and organizes statistics or other technical materials for specific applications.
  • Independently work on ITS designs and specifications submittal and collaborate with other ITS design team members
  • Participates in business development activities, supporting the technical aspects of the opportunity, including proposal preparation and formal client presentations
  • Keeps abreast of technological developments related to area of expertise.
  • Participates in one or more professional organizations.
  • May write and/or review articles written by others for publication in professional journals.
  • May perform in a technical leadership role, providing technical direction to others in the production of products or services to ensure that meet established project requirements.
  • May supervise or mentor one or more subordinates and provide input regarding performance. 
  • Overseeing the development of a project and coordinating teams of developers to meet design standards requires significant leadership. Software architects must be able to juggle the needs and demands of projects and teams.
  • Planning, tracking and scheduling deliverables often using agile process (i.e. sprint planning)


  • Engineering Degree is required.
  • 4+ years of ITS Design experience is required
  • Familiarity with JFK Airport Port Authority design guidelines are preferred
  • PE is required
  • Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE) is preferred

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

For more than 75 years, our experts have designed and delivered the critical infrastructure that connects and protects communities around the world. We work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.

Salary Range: 

$92,200.00 - $161,400.00

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

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

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!

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