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Ordnance Systems Engineer in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 12/24/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0026036

Ordnance Systems Engineer

Key Role:

Develop and apply advanced systems methods, theories, and research techniques to identifying the strategic issues affecting the health of US fuze technology and industrial bases. Lead the IPT’s efforts of identifying, defining, and addressing the highest priority strategic concerns and issues impacting the fuze community’s ability to meet current and future US and Coalition Warfighter fuzing needs. Spearhead DoD Fuze IPT top initiatives to develop potential solutions to resolve the strategic concerns and issues of the DoD and US DoD industrial fuze base. Analyze the development and implementation of the annual programmatic process for identifying fuze technology gaps, including soliciting and selecting future research topics and monitoring the technical and fiscal execution of client projects.

Basic Qualifications:

-20+ years of experience with the ordnance systems engineering activities of DoD, including research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E) of ordnance programs, such as fuzing technologies
-Experience as a technical expert or leader in the Joint DoD fuze community
-Knowledge of the issues affecting the US fuze technology and acquisition bases
-Ability to demonstrate fuzing technical acumen
-Secret clearance required

-BS degree in Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

-Ability to think strategically and comprehend the tactical details of the issue

-Ability to work independently to develop recommended methodologies or approaches to resolving strategic or tactical issues, consolidating government and industry perspectives, and presenting a recommended way forward

-Ability to lead or mentor a team on the technical and political aspects of interfacing with a client at the highest levels

-Ability to listen to and comprehend the different perspectives of an issue and make appropriate decisions and recommendations

-Ability to pay strict attention to detail and multi-task 
-Possession of excellent leadership skills

-BS degree in EE, Mechanical Engineering, or System Engineering 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.

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