SATCOM Solutions Engineer/SME in Annapolis Junction, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/2/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0007407

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 Solutions Engineer/SME

Key Role:
Join a team of satellite communications (SATCOM) systems engineers and subject matter experts from other fields, including cost analysis, data science, DoD acquisition, and contracts supporting acquisition, engineering, analysis, sustainment, and management of satellite communication systems within the DoD. Conduct a variety of tasks for engineering satellite communication solutions, including reviewing and refining client requirements, analyzing proposed solutions, and providing recommendations. Develop and apply knowledge of the commercial satellite communications industry and service offerings to effectively and efficiently address client needs. Recommend alternative solutions and acquisition strategies, as appropriate. Assist senior colleagues and clients by contributing insightful thought leadership and subject matter expertise towards addressing DoD interests and issues.

Basic Qualifications:
-10+ years of experience with engineering
-8+ years of experience with SATCOM engineering, including physical-and data-link-layer concepts of modulation, link budgets, and multiple access
-6+ years of experience in a customer-interfacing role
-6+ years of experience with overseeing the engineering efforts of junior colleagues
-Secret clearance
-MA or MS degree in EE or 12 years of experience with SATCOM engineering in lieu of a degree

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with the DoD systems acquisition process and related documents
-Experience with using, managing, or configuring SATCOM modems made by a major manufacturer
-Experience with DoD SATCOM
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-PhD degree in EE with a concentration in SATCOM

Clearance:
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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