Satellite Communications Engineer, Senior in Alexandria, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/28/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0022465

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.

Satellite Communications Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Provide satellite communications (SATCOM) analytical support to help resolve critical technical issues for the DoD SATCOM community, including wideband military and commercial SATCOM. Engage with Services, Combatant Commands, Joint Staff, and warfighters to identify and resolve critical operational communications issues. Lead, organize, and execute technical tiger teams to analyze, evaluate, and resolve issues. Participate in SATCOM architecture and roadmap planning, study, and assessment of alternatives. Participate in department-wide SATCOM, analyses by leading or engaging in technical working groups. Plan and execute studies or analyses, as directed by the client. Participate in DoD SATCOM meetings and forums, as directed.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of of experience with satellite operational communications or RF communications, including installation, maintenance, and usage

-Experience with organizing, planning, and leading technical tiger teams

-Active Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with military or commercial SATCOM design or relevant prior military operational expertise

-Experience with establishing professional network across te SATCOM stakeholder community

-Possession of excellent analytic and problem solving skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Active TS/SCI clearance preferred

-BS degree in Engineering or a technical field preferred; MA or MS degree in EE, Aerospace Engineering, or Systems Engineering a plus


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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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