Biometrics Research Scientist/Engineer in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/21/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0006607

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Biometrics Research Scientist/Engineer

Key Role:

Provide Scientific, Engineering, and Technical Assistance (SETA) support to the Government Program Manager (PM). Provide technical support and apply expertise in biometric recognition, including face, finger, and iris and biometric presentation attack detection technologies. Provide analysis of performer technical deliverables and publications. Conduct an independent review and summary of technical literature and emerging technologies and survey and summarize relevant community research continuously. Assist with coordination among potential mission and transition partners. Assist with developing test and evaluation plans and assess performer work using established protocols.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience in one or more technical areas: Biometric Presentation Attack, Biometric Recognition, Biometrics, Image Processing, Sensor Development, or Machine Learning

-2 years of experience in the intelligence community, including requirements, CONOPS, and transition

-Experience with managing a multi–agency, multi–disciplinary test and evaluation team
-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with the Institutional Review Board (IRB) process preferred

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BA or BS degree in CS, Physics, Mathematics, or engineering fields preferred;

MS or PhD degree in CS, Physics, Mathematics, or relevant engineering fields a plus

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

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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