Defense Systems Engineer, Junior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 10/4/2018

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Job Number: R0039620

Defense Systems Engineer, Junior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in US Navy warfighting capabilities? 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 shape future DoD mission system development and test and evaluation (T&E) efforts systems in support of the US Navy. Your technical expertise will be vital as you evaluate and modernize currently deployed systems and the integration of developing capabilities into the fleet. You’ll develop your skills in systems engineering, project management, and mission and data analytics] while gaining experience in the engineering and integration of large-scale System of Systems (SoS). Grow your skills by merging engineering and expertise in defense acquisitions to create enhanced capabilities to support current and future warfighters. 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:

-1+ years of experience with supporting projects and systems developed under the Navy Systems Engineering and Technical Review (SETR) in a professional work environment

-Experience with complex SoS engineering development and acquisition efforts, including the integration of networked systems

-Knowledge of the systems engineering life cycle

-Secret clearance

-BS degree in Materials Science and Engineering or Engineering

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with supporting systems engineering for software intensive SoS, system architecture, and model development using SysML and UPDM

-Experience with supporting the design, development, and review of systems engineering design artifacts, including Concepts of Operations (CONOPs), Capability Development Documents (CDDs), performance specifications, System Engineering Plans (SEPs), and Interface Control Documents (ICDs)

-Knowledge of DoD Cybersecurity processes, including the Risk Management Framework (RMF)

-Knowledge of US Navy platforms, surface and air-launched weapons, and C4I, sensor, and electronic warfare systems

-Ability to conduct requirements traceability analyses to support system development and verification activities

-MS degree in an Engineering-related field

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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