R&D Systems Engineer in Dahlgren, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 6/19/2018

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Job Number: R0026222

R&D Systems Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in national security? 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 the team by leading the development of systems for the warfighter. 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 skill set into areas like research, development, science, and technology. Grow your skills by merging engineering and science to create complex DoD systems. Join our team and create the future of engineering in the DoD.

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:

-5+ years of experience with professional technical work in Navy or Joint Services experimental research or systems engineering programs

-Experience with DoD acquisition guidelines, including the DoD 5000 series

-Experience with systems development of weapon systems, commercial infrastructure, including electric power and communications, and conceptual and prototype designs, such as requirements definition and functional decomposition

-Experience with developing use-case scenarios, derived requirements, operational views, performance requirements, and traceability

-Ability to work both independently and across a very dynamic, disparate, and multi-disciplinary team, including with electrical, mechanical, and software engineers

-Secret clearance

-BS degree in Science or Engineering

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with model-based systems engineering (MBSE), including engineering data analysis to develop DoDAF products to develop systems that enable transition to Program of Record (PoR)

-Experience with advanced weapon systems and aiding development from Milestone A through to transition and acquisition

-Experience with sensors and systems in the regimes of Radio Frequency (RF) systems, pulsed power, high power microwaves (HPM), or other related scientific disciplines

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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