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Communications Engineer, Mid in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/11/2019

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Job Number: R0047910

Communications Engineer, Mid

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big-picture thinking to make an impact in national security? 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 communications specialist, you will be a part of a dynamic team assembled to solve complex challenges and shape customer mission by leading communications and systems engineering efforts. Your customer will trust you to design and develop systems and to evolve them with advanced technology solutions. Share your expertise and grow your career through leadership and mentoring, while broadening your skill set into areas like wireless technology, vulnerability analysis, and Cybersecurity. Grow your skills by merging communications, systems engineering, and Cyber forensics as driven by mission need. Join our team and create the future of Cyber mission engineering with our customer.

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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 Engineering & Science 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:

-9+ years of experience with systems engineering, communications, and project management

-Experience with custom hardware and software design for either prototype or production hardware solutions

-Experience working on one-of-a-kind custom communications solutions

-Experience working on system development projects end-to-end life cycle, including test engineering or QA logical

-Experience with installation, configuration, and administration of IT resources

-Experience with Windows, Linux, VMware, and Network software products

-Knowledge of Operating Systems, including administration and kernel level

-Knowledge of communications protocols

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

-Knowledge of the Intelligence Community mission, vision, goals, and values

-Ability to be self-starter

-Ability to work in a fast-paced environment of rapidly changing requirements in support of the client mission

-Ability to be a team player and work collaboratively with a diverse team

-Ability to adapt to new technologies and apply unique, customized solutions to complex software engineering challenges

-Ability to travel and support technical exchange meetings, program reviews, and system testing

-Possession of excellent oral and written communications skills

-BS degree in a technical field with 5 years of experience with systems and wireless engineering

Clearance:  

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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