Job Description

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Pulsed Power Engineer, Senior

The Opportunity:  

As an electrical engineer, you understand the workings behind complex systems. That knowledge is key when it comes to prototype development for Directed Energy systems and capabilities We’re looking for an electrical engineer who can use their skills to research, analyze, down-select, fabricate, test, and integrate complex electronic and RF subsystems and components to advance our non-kinetic weapon portfolio for our DoD warfighters.

At Booz Allen, you’ll use your engineering skills to transform DoD and Navy offerings. Our team develops next-generation weapon and combat systems. That’s why we need you, an electrical engineer, who specializes in high-power RF or pulsed power to help us design and develop systems that can operate successfully against advanced threats in complex environments.

On our team, you’ll conduct scientific analysis and testing in a laboratory and field environment. You’ll directly impact DoD by demonstrating unique or niche capabilities. We’ll look to you to share your electrical engineering expertise through leadership and mentoring junior staff. This is a chance to use your experience-based knowledge in pulsed power electronics while broadening your skillset into areas like mechanical engineering, systems engineering, and operational utility analysis.

Take on exciting challenges in the DoD with us as we provide our nation's warfighters with additional tools to combat the next generation of defense. Join us. The world can’t wait. 

You Have: 

  • 10+ years of experience in pulsed power research, development, and test and evaluation of a wide variety of pulsed power systems
  • 10+ years of experience with high voltage, high peak power spark gaps, high voltage power supplies, and fast transient diagnostics
  • 5+ years of experience in laboratory or field-testing environments, including setting test goals, developing test methodologies, organizing and conducting tests, reducing test data, and analyzing results
  • Experience with conducting both basic and applied research
  • Experience with modeling and simulation programs related to pulsed power systems
  • Experience with electromagnetic interference (EMI) and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
  • Ability to work in high voltage environments​Ability to work both independently and as part of a diverse, multi-disciplined team
  • Ability to travel CONUS 3-4x annually
  • Secret clearance
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Science

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience in combat or weapon system development, design, and integration for the US Navy or other Armed Services
  • Experience with conducting testing for weapon effectiveness
  • Experience with conducting RDT&E activities for Directed Energy (DE) systems
  • ​Ability to work both independently and as part of a diverse, multi-disciplined team
  • Master's degree in Engineering or Science 


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

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 $73,000.00 to $166,000.00 (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.

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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