Hypersonic Engineer Support SME in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/16/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0021489

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.

Hypersonic Engineer Support SME

Key Role:

Serve as an onsite and reach–back support Advanced Subject Matter Expert for Hypersonic Engineering, including architecture and technical analysis for a DoD client’s Hypersonic Defense program team. Maintain responsibility for orchestrating, advising, developing, and contributing to the development of defense architectures, analysis supporting kill chain components, including detection, sensor, weapon, and kill assessment, and alternatives for future programs. Support various technical interchange forums working with other government, quasi–government organizations, including FFRDCs, and the industrial base for a Missile Defense Agency (MDA) team.  Support the contract program manager and task lead in leading a technical and programmatic team of contract personnel providing client interface and report to clients and senior team leadership. 

Basic Qualifications:

-15+ years of experience in the missile development fields with at least 5 years of those years of experience in Hypersonic vehicles

-Experience in a system engineering role with complex weapons systems design, fielding, or deployment, including architecture, technical and programmatic, and performance definition and assessment

-Experience with office software

-Experience with Microsoft Office and Adobe

-Ability to work and lead in a team environment

-Secret clearance required

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with providing technology assessments of concepts, systems, and associated architectures

-Knowledge of the Missile Defense Agency Ballistic Missile Defense System, its elements and programs, and general organizational structure

-Knowledge of Hypersonic unique structures, aerodynamic characteristics, materials, and trajectories.  

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-MA or MS degree preferred


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.

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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