GPS Engineer, Senior in San Diego, CA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 8/5/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0022709

GPS Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in next generation military technologies? 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 next generation GPS platforms by leading engineering requirements, test, and support. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. On our team, you’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like Radio Frequency (RF) communications. Grow your skills by merging current GPS and anti-jam/anti-spoof technologies to create modernized GPS with M-Code capabilities. Join our team and create the future of Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) in the US Navy and greater DoD community.

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:

-8+ years of experience with technical engineering leadership in a Navy shipboard program

-Experience with military Global Positioning System (GPS) or PNT technologies

-Experience with evaluating algorithms for accuracy and performance

-Experience with working across the entire systems engineering life cycle from initial requirements through T&E, installation, and sustainment of systems

-Active Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with shipboard or aircraft platform Global Positioning System (GPS) or PNT technologies

-Experience with the modeling, simulation, and development or refinement of navigation algorithms, including work associated with M-Code

-Experience with installation across a range of Navy ship classes

-Knowledge of the Engineering Change Proposal (ECP) process and the requirements and drawings needed for shipboard installs

-Knowledge of installation requirements for different classes of Navy ships

-MA or MS degree in a STEM 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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