Applied Scientist in Albuquerque, NM at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 8/1/2018

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Job Number: R0028793

Applied Scientist

Key Role:

Conduct research into a variety of applied scientific fields. Apply scientific expertise for the evaluation of theoretical- and application-based products and systems. Plan and conduct assignments, generally involving the larger and more important projects or more than one project. Lead or direct projects. Assist with the review and evaluation of personnel performance. Liaise with other departments, divisions, and organizations. Evaluate progress and results and recommend major changes in procedures. Operate with considerable latitude for unreviewed actions or decisions.  

Basic Qualifications:

-8+ years of experience with applied science, including physics

-Knowledge of a variety of scientific and engineering fields for capability development

-Ability to comprehend and communicate scientific principles behind new technology and assist with using those technologies to fill capability gaps in existing or planned systems

-Secret clearance

-MA or MS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with AFRL, DARPA, or other advanced research entities

-Knowledge of nuclear weapons or related fields of study

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent analytical and time management skills

-Top Secret clearance preferred

-MS degree in a science-related field preferred; PHD degree a plus


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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