SATCOM Systems Engineer in Fort Meade, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/11/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0019479

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 Systems Engineer

Key Role:

Join a team of satellite communications 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 and with international partners. Collaborate with colleagues to promote synchronization and synergies across multiple programs, including commercial satellite communications (SATCOM), SATCOM gateway sustainment and enhancement, DoD Teleport, NATO SATCOM and Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR). Assist senior colleagues and clients by contributing insightful thought leadership and subject matter expertise towards holistically addressing DoD interests and issues. Participate in authoring a range of acquisition, programmatic, engineering, and related deliverables, including high–level architectures, concepts of operations, requirements development and decomposition, implementation guidance, program management and systems engineering plans, acquisition support documents, analysis and recommendation documents, and other assigned products. Support technical coordination across multiple government groups and international partners. Interact frequently with colleagues in presenting one's own progress and contributing feedback on teammates' draft work products. This position is located in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Basic Qualifications:

-6+ years of experience with systems engineering or program management

-Experience with coordinating and developing DoD 5000 Acquisition and contract documentation for a DoD Program Management Office

-Experience with managing DoD acquisition projects

-Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook required

-Experience with direct client interaction

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with satellite communication systems or equipment, including VSATs

-Experience with systems engineering, DoD acquisition, or project management or certifications, including PMP and CSEP

-Secret clearance

-MA or MS degree


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

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