Job Description

King George,VA,US
Remote Work:
Job Number:
Electromagnetic Pulse Engineer

Key Role:

Understand the workings behind complex systems. Conduct Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) assessments of US Navy shipboard systems. Use your skills to conduct EMP problem investigation, characterization, quantification and engineering of fixes. Provide programmatic and technical advice in support of the assessment of US Navy systems for compliance with EMP survivability requirements.


Basic Qualifications: 

  • 12+ years of experience in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or Naval Architecture

  • 7+ years of experience in Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP), Electronic Environmental Effects (E3), Electromagnetic Interference (EMI), Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC), Electromagnetic Vulnerability (EMV), E3 Computation and Modeling, or EMP Naval Ordnance

  • Experience developing and validating Electromagnetic (EM) survivability requirements for electrical and electronic systems, mechanical systems, interconnects, and structures

  • Experience in Pulsed Power, High Voltage pulser and pulse forming networks

  • Experience testing at a variety of EMC, EMV, and EMP test facilities and capabilities including Mode Stirred chamber, Horizontally Polarized, Vertically Polarized, and Bonded Wave simulators

  • Ability to collect test data, conduct detailed analysis, and complete desktop and on-site assessments of shipboard status, provide risk to mission analysis and dependency analysis, develop technical and operational conclusions, and write technical reports that meet Sponsor requirements

  • Secret clearance

  • HS diploma or GED


Additional Qualifications: 

  • Experience in EMP assessments of US Navy shipboard systems

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering, Scientific, or technical field


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.

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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 $75,600.00 to $172,000.00 (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.

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