SATCOM Operations Engineer in Annapolis Junction, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/20/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0025429

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.

SATCOM Operations Engineer

Key Role:

Provide technical inputs to plan, design, and maintain enterprise AISR SATCOM networks, including DoD satellite communications systems and ground terminals. Assist with assessment and optimization of network design, including review and assessment of user requirements. Conduct feasibility studies for large projects, evaluate vendor products, and offer recommendations. Apply SATCOM engineering and operations principles and theory to propose design and configuration alternatives. Prepare complex architecture diagrams to define and illustrate network structures and solutions. Evaluate existing SATCOM communications systems to identify operational deficiencies and network performance improvements. Perform network analyses and feasibility studies concerning SATCOM networks and management.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with SATCOM and operations engineering principles and theory
-Experience with contributing to or developing SATCOM system designs and architectures
-Knowledge of satellite communications baseband, ground terminals, network management, and modem systems equipment
-Knowledge of feasibility study development and evaluation

-TS/SCI clearance
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:
-Knowledge of acquisition life cycle and systems engineering requirements
-Knowledge of DoD satellite communications systems and tactical SATCOM terminals

-Knowledge of ISR communications and technologies

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

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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