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GPS Engineer and Analyst in Norfolk, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 6/10/2019

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Job Number: R0056030

GPS Engineer and Analyst

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in next generation Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT)? 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 design assess, test, and implement systems in support of US and Joint military PNT applications. Your technical expertise will be vital as you evaluate and modernize Global Positioning System (GPS) and Inertial Navigation System (INS) technologies. You’ll develop your skills in modernized PNT while gaining experience in jamming and spoofing mitigation. Grow your skills by merging legacy GPS/INS technology and next generation navigation algorithms and approaches to create assured PNT solutions. 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 5,000 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:

-2+ years of experience with PNT in the military, including Navy surface or submarine

-Experience with Navy ship electronics systems and force-wide improvement processes focused on operational analysis and component compatibility assessment

-Knowledge of Navy requirements synchronization and evaluation processes.

-Ability to travel to support meetings and testing up to 10% of the time

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree or 4 years of experience with the military

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with maintenance, QA, and repair logistics for Navy ship and submarine electronics

-Experience as a Navy navigation specialist

-Knowledge of submarine operations

-Top Secret clearance

-Electronic Navigation Certification or Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification


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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