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Directed Energy Engineer in Dahlgren, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 11/20/2018

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Job Number: R0042608

Directed Energy Engineer

The Challenge:

What if you could use your engineering skills to transform a government client? As an electrical engineer, you understand the power behind complex systems. That knowledge is key when it comes to performing engineering work in the planning, design, production and maintenance of electric or electronic components, apparatus and/or circuitry for use in electronic devices. We’re looking for an electrical engineer who can use their skills to conducts experimental tests and analyze electronic equipment to establish production and operating controls. 

Our team applies basic principles, theories, and concepts to job assignments. That’s why we need you, an electrical engineer, who specializes in control systems, electro-optical systems, or laser system design, analysis, testing to help us design and develop a new system for the client. You’ll work on specialized electronics, cabling and fiber optics, electromagnetic theory or laser design and fabrication. You’ll directly impact the mission area by utilizing your experience with Mil connectors, hardware assembly, test equipment, troubleshooting, testing cables, and other associated components. 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 power electronics, high voltage capacitors, and power systems, including transformer design and DC to DC converters while broadening your skillset into other areas. Join us and take on exciting challenges as we support the client's project.

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 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:

-15+ years of experience in control systems, electro-optical system, or laser system design, analysis and test

-15+ years of experience in specialized electronics, cabling and fiber optics, electromagnetic theory or laser design and fabrication

-Experience with Mil connectors, HW assembly, test equipment, troubleshooting, testing cables, and other associated components

-Experience with power electronics, high voltage capacitors, and power systems, including transformer design and DC to DC converters

-Experience with testing chambers and diagnostics

-Experience with data acquisition and analysis

-Knowledge of Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) practices and mitigation techniques, including grounding & shielding

-Ability to support advanced technology development efforts in electronics, electromagnetics, electro-optics, laser systems, and directed energy

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

-BS degree in EE or 15+ years of experience working in control systems or a related field

Clearance:

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

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status—to fearlessly drive change.

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