Photonics Technology Consultant in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/20/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0025505

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.

Photonics Technology Consultant

Key Role:

Apply photonics expertise as a strategic consultant to government science and technology Research and Development (R&D) clients. Work to impact national security investment in the advancement of state-of-the-art integrated photonics technologies by combining strategic advising with in-depth technical analysis. Maintain responsibility to apply technical expertise and relationships to serve clients. Provide strategic assessments of new technologies in support of senior-level decision makers. Conduct background research to evaluate the feasibility and defense applications of new semiconductor photonics-related technological concepts. Produce and present findings and recommendations to a team of colleagues and clients. Assist with technical program management, program development, and briefing materials for government R&D efforts.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with photonics research

-Ability to commute to Arlington, VA

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-MA or MS degree in EE, Physics

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with government-sponsored research activities

-Experience with analysis, design, or fabrication of optoelectronic devices and photonic integrated circuits

-Experience with analysis and design of laser sensing systems

-Experience with analysis and design of visible or IR semiconductor lasers and associated materials platform

-Knowledge of semiconductor device physics

-Ability to identify critical functions and components that impact optical communications, imaging, or sensing systems

-Ability to convey complex technical insights to specialist and generalist audiences

-Experience with management of R&D programs

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-PhD degree in EE or Physics preferred

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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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