Job Description

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Speech Signal Processing Expert

The Opportunity:

Our team of scientists provide Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance support to programs that have the potential to provide our nation with an overwhelming intelligence advantage. That’s why we need you, a speech signal processing expert, to help us advise our government clients work with research partners that come from academia, research institutions, and the private industry.

You’ll work hand in hand with the Government Program Manager to deliver technical support and expertise on new concepts beyond the program and integral to the program’s success. We’ll look to you to share your expertise through leadership and mentoring junior staff. Join us and take on exciting challenges in the Intelligence Community. 

Join us. The world can’t wait.

You Have: 

  • Experience with research and development (R&D) of speech signal processing
  • Experience with R&D of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) algorithms
  • Experience creating program plans, work breakdown structures, and milestone schedules
  • Experience managing a multi-disciplinary R&D or Test and Evaluation team
  • Ability to proactively manage multiple concurrent tasks
  • Ability to develop succinct, comprehensive, and understandable documents using complex data from multiple sources
  • Ability to visually convey complex ideas at a high level for technically savvy, but non-expert audiences, with slide development and PowerPoint
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree

Nice If You Have: 

  • 4+ years of experience managing a multi-disciplinary R&D or Test and Evaluation team
  • 4+ years of experience with R&D of AI and ML algorithms
  • 2+ years of experience with speaker recognition systems
  • 2+ years of experience with speech modification systems
  • 2+ years of experience with automatic speech recognition systems, including speech-to-text
  • 2+ years of experience in the Intelligence Community, including with requirements, CONOPS, and transition
  • 1+ years of experience as a Project Manager or Deputy Project Manager
  • Possession of excellent writing and editing skills
  • Possession of excellent organizational, detail oriented, problem solving, multitasking, and time management skills
  • Master's degree in Physics, Mathematics, CS, EE, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, or Software Engineering preferred; Doctorate degree in Physics, Mathematics, CS, EE, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, or Software Engineering a plus


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Create Your Career:

Grow With Us  

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.   

A Place Where You Belong  

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time.  

Support Your Well-Being  

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.   

Your Candidate Journey  

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $96,600.00 to $220,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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