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Advanced Computing Systems Research Scientist in Catonsville, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 3/14/2019

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Job Number: R0041703

Advanced Computing Systems Research Scientist

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in leading edge computing systems? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications, makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution.

As a systems engineer on our team, you have the chance to design computing systems and modeling and simulation tools in support of research for High Performance Computing (HPC). Your technical expertise will be vital as you evaluate and modernize the future of computing. You’ll develop your skills in advanced computing systems while gaining experience in research supporting the intelligence mission. As a member of a high function and collaborative research team you will provide expert advice and evaluate the application of scientific principles and concepts. Maintain substantial knowledge of state-of-the-art principles and theories, staying abreast of the scientific literature and conferences. Join our team and help turn requirements into accomplishments that drive change.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-Experience with planning laboratory research

-Experience with designing, developing, and executing scientific studies

-Experience with conducting feasibility studies

-Experience with applying scientific principles and concepts to potential inventions and products typically 7+ years prior to landing on a product roadmap

-Ability to coordinate interdepartmental activities and research

-Ability to participate in the development of intellectual property

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with High Performance Computing technology

-Knowledge of parallel computing and data analytics

-BS degree preferred


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

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